Robert C. Ashby Papers, 1909-1934
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Brief Description: Papers of Robert C. Ashby (1882-1958), professor of Live Stock Marketing (1927-1949), Chief of Live Stock Marketing, Agricultural Experiment Station (1937-1949), author of Essentials of Livestock Marketing (1953), monographs, research bulletins and articles, including correspondence, charts, articles, stockyard statistics, pamphlets, stockyard rules and regulations, tariffs, commission charges, manuscripts of articles, notes, livestock exposition catalogues and swine pedigrees. The documents relate to major livestock markets, the care of swine and horses, swine genealogy and the promotion of livestock raising.
Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at]
Record Series Number: 8/4/24
Created by: Ashby, Robert Childers (1882-1958)
Volume: 1.6 cubic feet
Acquired: 2/67
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Arrangement: by subject
Subject Index
Agricultural Experiment Station
Commission Charges
Faculty Papers
Livestock Marketing
Stock Yards
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]