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Series 1270 - Professor James Arthur Prescott Correspondence and Published Papers

Date Range1914 - 1956
Quantity76 cm, 4 boxes + 1 bundle
ProvenanceProfessor James Arthur Prescott
Description

The series contains Professor Prescott's bound correspondence labelled 'Personal' in an incomplete run from and bound copies of his published papers from 1914-1955. It also includes maps of Argentina with details of rainfall, altitude, soakage and usage. Professor James Arthur Prescott was Director of the Waite Agricultural Research Institute, University of Adelaide from 1938 to 1955.

Inventory Listing

Maps of Argentina

This item is a series of maps recording rainfall, sockage, use and altitude of Argentina. The maps are printed and Preoffessor Prescott hand drawen the details onto the maps.

Date Range Undated    Quantity 4 cm, 1 bundle
Inventory Identifier 127000001 Box Number 1 Series 1270
Correspondence 1947/1949/1950

This item is a collection of the letters received and sent by Professor Prescott - labelled Personal.

Date Range 1947 - 1950, missing 1948    Quantity 18 cm, 3 volumes
Inventory Identifier 127000002 Box Number 2 Series 1270
Correspondence 1951/1953

This item is a collection of the letters received and sent by Professor Prescott - labelled Personal.

Date Range 1951 - 1953, missing 1952    Quantity 12 cm, 2 volumes
Inventory Identifier 127000003 Box Number 3 Series 1270
Correspondence 1954/1955/January 1956

This item is a collection of the letters received and sent by Professor Prescott - labelled Personal.

Date Range 1954 - 1956    Quantity 12 cm, 2 volumes
Inventory Identifier 127000004 Box Number 4 Series 1270
Published Papers

Bound volumes:
'Prescott - Selected Papers Vol 1 1914-1940'
'Prescott - Selected Papers Vol 2 1941-1955'
File 1955/27
Department of Agriculture - Professor Prescott's Book - includes correspondence and copies of published papers.

Date Range 1914 - 1955    Quantity 11 cm, 2 bound volumes + I file
Inventory Identifier 127000005 Box Number 5 Series 1270
Published by the University of Adelaide Archives on University of Adelaide Archives Web Site, 2003
Listed by University of Adelaide Archives
HTML edition University of Adelaide Archives
Updated 6 November 2013
http://www.adelaide.edu.au/records/archives/guide/1270.htm

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