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Karling, John S. (John Sidney), 1898-

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: August 2, 1898 - June 3, 1995

Biographical Information

John S. Karling was a professor of botany at Purdue University. He was the head of the Department of Biology from 1947 to 1959. Upon his retirement Karling was named the John Wright Distinguished Professor Emeritus in Biological Research.

Citation

John S. Karling Interview, July 13, 1972. MSO 2, Purdue University Office of Publications Oral History Program collection, Purdue University Archives and Special Collections, Purdue University Libraries.

UA 58, Purdue University Board of Trustees Meeting Minutes, Purdue University Archives and Special Collections, Purdue University Libraries.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Karling, John S., July 13, 1972

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSO 2, Series 1, Sub-Series 18
Scope and Contents One oral history interview with John S. Karling by Robert B. Eckles.

Purdue University Office of Publications Oral History Program collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSO 2
Scope and Contents The Purdue Office of Publications Oral History Program collection documents Purdue University history through oral history interviews with Purdue University professors and administrators. Types of materials include: printed material, cassette tapes, reel-to-reel tapes, compact discs, and digital materials. Interview topics include Purdue history and changes in administration and academic departments.