Charles R. Barnes papers
Collection — Box: Communal Collections 42, Placement: 02
Identifier: MSF 25
Scope and Contents
This collection contains two folders with articles written by Charles Barnes, one letter and a book by Barnes.
- 1882 - 1886
- Barnes, Charles Reid, 1858-1910 (Person)
Language of Materials
Collection material is in English.
This collection is open for research.
Copyright and Use Information
Portions of material in this collection are in the public domain. Other material copyrights held by Purdue University or original creator. Consult with Purdue University Archives and Special Collections prior to reproduction of materials.
Charles Reid Barnes was born in Madison, Indiana, on September 7, 1858. He graduated from Hanover College in 1877 and afterward studied at Harvard University. After teaching in the public schools he became a professor of Botany at Purdue University in 1882. Barnes left for the University of Wisconsin in 1887 and spent eleven years there developing and maintaining a vigorous Department of Botany. In 1898 he became a professor of plant physiology at the University of Chicago. Barnes died from an accidental fall on February 24, 1910.
Source: Botanical Gazette, Vol. 49, No. 5 (May, 1910):, pp. 321-324.
0.075 Cubic Feet (Three folders)
Collection materials are organized chronologically.
Material has been placed into acid-free folder and box.
- Charles R. Barnes papers
- In Progress
- Amanda Rumba and Mary A. Sego
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- Edition statement
- Second edition. Collection description first completed 2008-11-30 by Mary Sego.
- 2020-04-03: Collection description updated by Amanda Rumba to more fully meet standards.