Leslie E. and Eva G. Card Papers, 1914-69
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Brief Description: The papers of Leslie E. Card (1893-1896), professor of poultry husbandry (1922-60) and chair of department of Animal Sciences (1947-60) and Eva G. Card include biographical information/sketches, wills, legal agreements, reports, correspondence and publications. The papers document Dr. Card's career at Cornell University and University of Illinois, particularly his service in Lucknow India to assist colleges of agriculture and veterinary science in the Indian states Adra Pradesh and Madya Pradesh. This service was undertaken as part of the USAID program. The series is largely composed of personal correspondence, travel brochures, and reports from Leslie and Eva Card reflecting on Indian life, customs and agricultrual development from their 1957-59 and 1962 trips to India.
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: 8/7/31
Created by: Card, Leslie Ellsworth, 1893- (1893-1987)
Volume: 0.6 cubic feet
Acquired: 5/27/2005
More information is available at https://files.archon.library.illinois.edu/uasfa/0807031.pdf
Arrangement: Chronologically
Access Restrictions: None.
Subject Index
Animal Husbandry
Faculty Papers
Music -- India - Agriculture and Natural Resources
Music -- India - Religion and Sociology
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]