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Matthew B. Moore Papers, 1930s-1959

Summary Information
Title: Matthew B. Moore papers
Dates: 1930s-1959
Creator: Moore, Matthew B.
Extent: 4 boxes Extent: (5.2 linear feet)
Language: English
Collection Number: uarc 66
Collection contains the papers of Matthew B. Moore, professor emeritus of plant pathology at the University of Minnesota.

Repository: University of Minnesota Libraries. University of Minnesota Archives

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

The collection was deposited in University Archives in September 1988.

Access Restrictions:

Items in this collection do not circulate and may be used in-house only.


Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code). Requests to publish should be arranged with the University of Minnesota Archives.

Processing Information:

Collection has not been processed.

Preferred Citation:

Matthew B. Moore papers, University Archives, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.

Biographical Sketch of Matthew B. Moore (b. 1905)

Matthew B. Moore was born in 1905 in St. Paul, Minnesota. He received his B.S. and M.S. degrees from the University of Minnesota in 1929 and 1931, respectively. He joined the faculty at the University in 1929 as an instructor of agricultural botany and assistant in plant pathology. In 1973, Professor Moore retired from the University of Minnesota as professor emeritus of plant pathology. His major area of research was oat pathology and in 1974, Professor Moore received the "Distinguished Service to Oat Improvement Award" at the National Oat Workers Conference.

Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains lecture notes, lab materials, research data, correspondence and field notes.

Subject Terms
Index Terms
  • This collection is indexed under the following headings in the catalog of the University of Minnesota Libraries. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
  • Moore, Matthew B. -- Archives
  • University of Minnesota -- Dept. of Plant Pathology
  • Plant diseases -- Study and teaching