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Economic Botany Historic Clipping File

 


Dr. Schultes teaching in the Nash Lecture Hall
Painting by Hannah Barrett, November 1994

This is a collection of small manuscripts, photographs, magazine and newspaper articles dealing with economic botany ending circa 1985. The collection was housed in the Nash Lecture Hall, Harvard Museum of Natural History. In 2001 it was transferred to the Botany Libraries, Harvard University Herbaria.

The files are arranged alphabetically by subject with the plants usually filed under their Latin name.

 

Clipping Files G

Galls - 2 items

Gambier - 1 item

Garcinia - 5 items

Gardenia - 1 item

Garlic - 14 items, including The New York Times 1979 "The World According to Garlic".

Garrya - 1 item

Gas Masks - 4 items

Gaultheria -4 items

Gavlussacia - 1 item

Genetics - 31 items, including New York Times 1971 "A Triumph of Genetics Threatens Disaster"

Genipa - 1 item

Genista - 1 item

Gentiana - 1 item

Geranium - 2 items

Geum - 1 item

Ginger - 11 items

Ginkgo - 10 items

Ginseng - 51 items, including Boston Traveler 1943 "Ginseng Coming Back into Favor", Smithsonian 1976 "Ginseng, folklore cure-all, is being regarded seriously".

Glass Flowers - 5 items

Gleditsia - 4 items

Gliricida - 1 item

Glue - 4 items

Glycerine - 1 item

Glycosides - 2 items

Goldenrod - 3 items

Gooseberries - 4 items

Gourds -8 items, including The Garden 1924 "Ornamental Gourds".

Grain - 6 items

Gramineae - 8 items, including The New York Times 1971 "Scientists Puzzled by Cattle Disease".

Grapefruit - 6 items

Grapes - 18 items

Grindelia - 1 item

Guava - 5 items

Guayule -48 items, including The Mexican Review 1918 "Cultivation of Guayule", The Literary Digest 1931 "American Rubber at Last".

Gums - 27 items, including Boston Evening Transcript 1938 "Gum Around the World".

Gum Arabic - 4 items

Gunnera - 1 item

Gutta-Percha - 10 items

Guttiferae - 1 item

Gymnocladus - 2 items

Gymnosperms - 3 items

Gynerium - 7 items

Last updated February 2009. Send comments, corrections, or updates to: ldecesare@oeb.harvard.edu
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