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COLLECTION — Box: 1 Identifier: I A-1

Mission statements, organization, and policies

This collection was compiled by the Archives of the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University (mostly by Archivist Sheila Connor) and documents the mission, organization and policies of the Arnold Arboretum. Materials include mission statements, organizational charts, job descriptions, and policy documents dating back to 1937. Further accruals expected.

Dates

  • 1937-

General Physical Description note

(1 box)

Terms of Access

This collection is open for research. Researchers seeking to examine archival materials are strongly encouraged to make an appointment. The Director, or an office of origin, may place restrictions on the use of some or all of its records. The extent and length of the restriction will be determined by the Director, office of origin, and the Archivist and will be enforced equally for all researchers.

Terms of Use

The copyright is held by The President and Fellows of Harvard College for the Arnold Arboretum Archives of Harvard University. The copyright on some materials in the collection may be held by the original author or the author's heirs or assigns. Researchers are responsible for obtaining written permission from the holder(s) of copyright and the Arnold Arboretum Archives prior to publishing any quotations or images from materials in this collection.

Photocopies may be made at the discretion of the Arnold Arboretum Archives staff. Permission to make photocopies does not constitute permission to reproduce or publish materials outside the bounds of the fair use guidelines.

Extent

0.3 linear feet

Provenance

Compiled by the Archives of the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University. Further accruals expected.

Related Materials

I A-3 "The Controversy" records, 1945-1966; I B PSA Peter Shaw Ashton (1934- ) papers, 1950- ; I B REC Bob Cook (1946- ) papers, 1989- ; I F-1 Staff lists, 1882- ;

Processing

Sheila Connor; Liz Francis 2013
Title
Mission statements, organization, and policies, 1937- : Guide.
Status
in_progress
Author
Finding aid prepared by Liz Francis
EAD ID
ajp00077

Repository Details

Part of the Arnold Arboretum Archives Repository

The Arnold Arboretum Horticultural Library is a specialized collection devoted to the study of temperate woody plants. We collect works on botany, horticulture, floras, urban forestry and taxonomy. The library contains more than 25,000 volumes and 40,000 photographs, and includes an archive that both documents the Arboretum's history and is a repository for 19th, 20th, and 21st century horticultural and botanical collections.

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