Wilber J. Fraser Photographs and Correspondence, 1890-93, 1900-36, 1938, 1940
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Brief Description: Papers of Wilber J. Fraser (1869-1945) '93, M.S. '02, professor of dairy science (1902-37), include photographs and negatives of European and American farms (1912-30), University Dairy Science Program activities (1910-15), round dairy barns, dairy cattle, farm workers, alfalfa, manure spreading, tilling corn, hay making, milking (ca. 1905-20), farm economics, football, baseball and class activities (1890-93), and class reunions (1922, 1933). The series also includes a small amount of correspondence (1900, 1911, 1925-30, 1935-36) regarding dairying and Fraser's notes regarding European dairying practices, written during a 1908 tour of the British Isles and continental Europe.
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] illinois.edu
Record Series Number: 8/8/25
Created by: Fraser, Wilber J. (Wilber John) (1869-1949)
Volume: 0.6 cubic feet
Acquired: 6/28/78
Arrangement: by subject and chronological thereunder
Subject Index
Agricultural History
Agricultural Implements
Alfalfa
American Dairy Association
Barns
Corn
Dairy Science
Europe - Cattle
Europe - Farm Buildings
Faculty Papers
Farm Machinery
Farm Structures
Football
Manure Spreading
Photographs
Photography
Round Barns
Genres/Forms of Material
Papers
Languages of Materials
English [eng]