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Inventory of the Gordon Haines True Papers,
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  • Creator: True, Gordon H. (Gordon Haines), 1868-1928
    Title: Gordon Haines True Papers
    Date (inclusive): 1895-1954
    Extent: 0.2 linear feet
    Abstract: Gordon Haines True (1868-1928) served as Professor of Animal Husbandry at the University of California from 1913-1928. His papers contain correspondence, two photographs, and a scrapbook relating to his work with livestock and the University of California.
    Physical location: Researchers should contact Special Collections to request collections, as many are stored offsite.
    Repository: University of California, Davis. General Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Davis, California 95616-5292
    Collection number: MC087
    Language of Material: Collection materials in English.

    Biography

    Gordon Haines True was born in Baraboo, Wisconsin on December 14, 1868. After graduating from the University of Wisconsin in 1894, he served at the Michigan Agricultural College, the University of Arizona, and the University of Nevada before accepting a position at the University Farm (now the University of California, Davis) as Professor of Animal Husbandry in 1913. He was Chairman of the Animal Husbandry Division from 1914-1926.
    In 1926, True transferred to the University of California, Berkeley to teach Animal Husbandry courses there. He passed away on June 4, 1928 in Berkeley.

    Scope and Content

    The Gordon Haines True Papers contain correspondence, two photographs, and a scrapbook relating to True's work with livestock and the University of California.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    True, Gordon H. (Gordon Haines), 1868-1928--Archives
    University of California, Davis--Faculty--Archives
    Livestock--Research

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Acquisition Information

    Donated by Arnold G. Tiehm in 1990.

    Processing Information

    Sara Gunasekara processed these papers and created and encoded this finding aid.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Gordon Haines True Papers, MC087, Department of Special Collections, General Library, University of California, Davis.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright is protected by the copyright law, chapter 17, of the U.S. Code. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections, General Library, University of California, Davis as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.