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Tom S. Hamilton Papers, 1965-1979
1 volume (0.25 linear ft.)
Collection number: FS 065

Abstract:
The horticulturist Tom S. Hamilton was a member of the faculty at UMass Amherst in the Department of Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning. A specialist in ornamental plants, Hamilton worked at UMass from prior to 1950 until his retirement in 1986.

The Hamilton Papers contain three works on ornamental plants published by the Dept. of Landscape Architecture, along with a mimeographed laboratory manual that Hamilton used in his courses on landscape operations in 1979.

Terms of Access and Use:

The collection is open for research.

Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries

Biographical Note

The horticulturist Tom S. Hamilton was a member of the faculty at UMass Amherst in the Department of Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning. A specialist in ornamental plants, Hamilton worked at UMass from prior to 1950 until his retirement in 1986.

Scope and contents of the collection

The Hamilton Papers contain three works on ornamental plants published by the Dept. of Landscape Architecture, along with a mimeographed laboratory manual that Hamilton used in his courses on landscape operations in 1979.


Information on Use
Terms of Access and Use
Restrictions on access:

The collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation

Cite as: Tom S. Hamilton Papers (FS 065). Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries.

History of the Collection

Gift of Tom S. Hamilton, 1979.

Processing Information

Processed by Dex Haven, July 2009.


Additional Information
Contact Information
Special Collections and University Archives
W.E.B. Du Bois Library
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Amherst, MA 01003-9275

Phone: (413) 545-2780
Fax: (413) 577-1399
Link to SCUA
Language
English

Contents List
Hamilton, Tom S., Hardiness adaptability of some selected ornamentals 1965
1965
27 p.

Hamilton, Tom S., 1966 Suitability trials of some selected ornamentals
1966
33 p.

Hamilton, Tom S., 1967 Suitability trials of some selected ornamentals
1967
42 p.

Hamilton, Tom S., Laboratory manual for landscape operations S07
1979 Nov. 15
69 p.


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Subjects
  • Horticulture.

Contributors
  • Hamilton, Tom Sherman, 1923- .
  • University of Massachusetts Amherst--Faculty.
  • University of Massachusetts Amherst. Department of Landscape Architecture and Regional Planning.


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