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Collection Number: 00703

Collection Title: William Carter Stubbs Papers, 1867-1925.

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This collection was rehoused and a summary created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities; this finding aid was created with support from NC ECHO.

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Size 1.0 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 225 items)
Abstract William Carter Stubbs, chemist and agricultural scientist, was director of the Louisiana Agriculture Experiment Station, 1885-1895, and the United States Experiment Station in Honolulu, 1900, and was a professor at Louisiana State University and Auburn University. The collection includes manuscript speeches, articles, and reports, and a small amount of correspondence, related chiefly to Stubbs's professional activities as a professor and as director of the Louisiana and Hawaii agricultural experiment stations, particularly his activities involving the sugar industry in Louisiana and Hawaii.
Creator Stubbs, William Carter, 1846-1924.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
No restrictions. Open for research.
Restrictions to Use
No usage restrictions.
Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the William Carter Stubbs Papers, #703, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
Received prior to 1940.
Additional Descriptive Resources
A copy of the original finding aid for this collection is filed in folder 1a.
Sensitive Materials Statement
Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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William Carter Stubbs (1846-1924), chemist and agricultural scientist, was director of the Louisiana Agriculture Experiment Station, 1885-1895, and the United States Experiment Station in Honolulu, Hawaii, 1900, and was a professor at Louisiana State University and Auburn University.

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The collection includes manuscript speeches, articles, and reports, and a small amount of correspondence, related chiefly to William Carter Stubbs's professional activities as a professor and as director of the Louisiana and Hawaii agricultural experiment stations, particularly his activities involving the sugar industry in Louisiana and Hawaii. A few early items are related to cotton.

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Contents list

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Folder 1a

Original finding aid #00703, Series: "William Carter Stubbs Papers, 1867-1925 and undated." Folder 1a

Folder 1

1867-1889 #00703, Series: "William Carter Stubbs Papers, 1867-1925 and undated." Folder 1

Folder 2

1891-1899 #00703, Series: "William Carter Stubbs Papers, 1867-1925 and undated." Folder 2

Folder 3

1900-1917 #00703, Series: "William Carter Stubbs Papers, 1867-1925 and undated." Folder 3

Folder 4

1920-1925 #00703, Series: "William Carter Stubbs Papers, 1867-1925 and undated." Folder 4

Folder 5

Undated #00703, Series: "William Carter Stubbs Papers, 1867-1925 and undated." Folder 5

Folder 6

Undated #00703, Series: "William Carter Stubbs Papers, 1867-1925 and undated." Folder 6

Folder 7

Undated #00703, Series: "William Carter Stubbs Papers, 1867-1925 and undated." Folder 7

Folder 8

Undated #00703, Series: "William Carter Stubbs Papers, 1867-1925 and undated." Folder 8

Folder 9

Undated #00703, Series: "William Carter Stubbs Papers, 1867-1925 and undated." Folder 9

Folder 10

Undated #00703, Series: "William Carter Stubbs Papers, 1867-1925 and undated." Folder 10

Folder 11

Undated #00703, Series: "William Carter Stubbs Papers, 1867-1925 and undated." Folder 11

Folder 12

Undated #00703, Series: "William Carter Stubbs Papers, 1867-1925 and undated." Folder 12

Folder 13

Undated #00703, Series: "William Carter Stubbs Papers, 1867-1925 and undated." Folder 13

Folder 14

Undated #00703, Series: "William Carter Stubbs Papers, 1867-1925 and undated." Folder 14

Folder 15

Undated #00703, Series: "William Carter Stubbs Papers, 1867-1925 and undated." Folder 15

Folder 16

Undated #00703, Series: "William Carter Stubbs Papers, 1867-1925 and undated." Folder 16

Folder 17

Undated #00703, Series: "William Carter Stubbs Papers, 1867-1925 and undated." Folder 17

Folder 18

Undated #00703, Series: "William Carter Stubbs Papers, 1867-1925 and undated." Folder 18

Folder 19

Undated #00703, Series: "William Carter Stubbs Papers, 1867-1925 and undated." Folder 19

Folder 20

Clippings #00703, Series: "William Carter Stubbs Papers, 1867-1925 and undated." Folder 20

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Processing Information

Processed by: SHC Staff

Encoded by: Noah Huffman, December 2007

Updated by: Kate Stratton and Jodi Berkowitz, July 2010

This collection was rehoused and a summary created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

This finding aid was created with support from NC ECHO.

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