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Purdue University. Department of Entomology


Under the leadership of entomologist, James Troop, the Purdue University School of Agriculture Department of Entomolofy was created in 1884. In 1946, Purdue University launched the first undergraduate structural pest control curriculum in the United States.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

College of Agriculture Department of Entomology records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 23
Overview Correspondence and reports documenting the history and administration of the Department of Entomology and Entomology Experiment Station work.
Dates: 1931-1993

James M. Troop papers

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 39, Placement: 08
Identifier: MSF 390
Scope and Contents The collection consists of two folders which contain articles and bulletins by James M. Troop.
Dates: 1884 - 1931