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Financial Office records

Collection Identifier: I C FO

George Russell Shaw (1848-1937) papers, 1886-1942.

Collection Identifier: II A-1
Abstract: The George Russell Shaw papers document his taxonomic research on the genus pinus. Originally trained an architect at Harvard Shaw continued his studies at L’Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris and, in 1873 was a founding partner in the architectural firm Shaw & Hunnewell. Early in the 20th century Shaw became interested in studying pines and based his taxonomic career at the Arnold Arboretum.

Grant proposals

Collection Identifier: I A-10

Hardscape records

Collection Identifier: I D-3c

Harvard Forest collection, 1935-2007.

Collection Identifier: VI-HF
Overview: The Harvard Forest, a Long Term Ecological Research Site (LTERS) is located about 70 miles west of Harvard University, in Petersham, MA. Established in 1907 with funds from a gift of John S. Ames that purchased 2100 acres - the land was used as a working forest and laboratory for students in the Forestry program at Harvard until 1917. Today, the site is designated as a LTERS by the National Science Foundation. This designation tracks long term ecological change at the forest. This collection...

Horticultural Managers meeting minutes

Collection Identifier: I E-1B
Abstract: Minutes of bi-monthly Horticultural Managers meetings, December 5, 2007-December 3, 2008

Hugh Miller Raup (1901-1995) papers, 1933-1938.

Collection Identifier: II A-8 HMR
Scope and Contents: This collection is arranged in alphabetical order. The bulk of the collection consists of black and white photographs of the Arnold Arboretum grounds and various staff members (including Alfred Rehder) that were taken in the mid-1930s. Functional negatives are also available for many of the photographs. Also included are copies of two of Raup's Bulletin of Popular Information...

Hunnewell Building records

Collection Identifier: I D-3a

Ida Hay (1948- ) papers, 1970-1993.

Collection Identifier: II B-1 IH
Abstract: The Ida Hay collection principally includes correspondence, memos, information, grants, annual reports, and loan and voucher requests, and records regarding the daily management of the Arnold Arboretum Herbarium collection in Jamaica Plain between 1970 and 1993. Documentation of Hay’s bibliographic and indexing projects as well as her community projects is also included. Also included are photographs of herbarium processes and procedures.

Institutional Master Plan collection, 1992-2010.

Collection Identifier: I A-4 IMP
Abstract: Compiled during Cynthia Jensen’s term as Director of Capital Projects at the Arnold Arboretum the collection is comprised mainly of correspondence, maps, and photographs that document the process of developing and approving the Institutional Master Plan (IMP). The IMP addresses where, how and why the Weld Hill Research building is to be located on the Harvard owned Weld Hill parcel. Though Jensen’s work at the Arboretum spanned from 2005-2010, the materials in this collection range from...