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University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Calvin McMillan papers, 1966-1970



Creator McMillan, Calvin
Title: Calvin McMillan papers
Dates: 1966-1970
Identification: camh-arc-004104
Extent: 0.5 inches (1 bound notebook)
Language: Materials are written in English
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Biographical / Historical

Calvin McMillan was born in Murray, Utah on February 20, 1922. He earned bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of Utah in 1947 and 1948. McMillan went on to the University of California, Berkeley for his Ph.D. in 1952 where his dissertation was entitled An experimental inquiry into the edaphic restriction of certain members of the California flora. He joined the faculty at the University of Texas at Austin in 1958 where his research focused on plant ecology. McMillan remained at UT Austin until his retirement except for a position as the acting director of the University of California Botanic Garden from 1964-1965. McMillan died on August 27, 1997.

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Content Description

Field notebook from UT plant ecology professor Calvin McMillan, describing his travels and study of plants in Oaxaca, Mexico, in 1965.

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Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research. 

Conditions Governing Use

There are no use restrictions on this collection. Publisher is responsible for complying with copyright law. 

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Index Terms

Corporate Names
University of Texas at Austin. College of Natural Sciences
Subjects
Ecology

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Calvin McMillan Papers, 1966-1970, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

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box
3A10 Field Notes 1966-1970

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