Herbert G. Ihrig papers, 1932-1949  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Ihrig, Herbert G., 1885-1973
Herbert G. Ihrig papers
1932-1949 (inclusive)
1.92 linear feet
Collection Number
1549 (Accession No. 1549-001)
Papers of a horticulturist from his activities as a member of the Arboretum Foundation various rhododendron societies, and editor and founder of the "Arboretum Bulletin"
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
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University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
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Biographical NoteReturn to Top


Herbert Ihrig was born in 1885. He was a member of The Arboretum Foundation, University of Washington Arboretum Board, Seattle Rhododendron Society, Tacoma Rhododenderon Society, Bainbridge Rhododendron Society, and editor and founder of the "Arboretum Bulletin." He died in 1973.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Correspondence, minutes, clippings, articles, reports, photographs and other papers from his activities as a member of the Arboretum Foundation, the University of Washington's Arboretum Board, various rhododendron societies, and editor and founder of the "Arboretum Bulletin".

His papers are in notebooks and some were indexed by Mr. Ihrig. They concern horticultural subjects, and especially rhododendrons and the Rhododendron Collection in the Arboretum.

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Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Rhododendrons
  • Personal Names :
  • Ihrig, Herbert G., 1885-1973--Archives
  • Corporate Names :
  • Arboretum Foundation (Seattle, Wash.)
  • Bainbridge Rhododendron Society
  • Seattle Rhododendron Society
  • Tacoma Rhododendron Society
  • University of Washington. Arboretum