M.L. Wilson’s Avocation of Agricultural History  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Teske, Boris A.
Title
M.L. Wilson’s Avocation of Agricultural History
Quantity
1 folder
Collection Number
Collection 2300, MtBC, us (collection)
Summary
The M.L. Wilson's Avocation of Agricultural History professional paper discusses Wilson's interest and role as a proponent of agricultural history. Teske’s paper provides examples of Wilson's promotion of the value of historical perspective to the study of agriculture. The paper also provides a snapshot of agricultural history in relation Wilson's selection of literary works, Wilson's career in the Department of Agriculture, and Wilson's extension service work.
Repository
Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Montana State University-Bozeman Library
Merrill G Burlingame Special Collections
P.O. Box 173320
Bozeman, MT
59717-3320
Telephone: 406-994-4242
Fax: 406-994-2851
spcoll@www.lib.montana.edu
Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Boris A. Teske received his Bachelors in English; History with Honors in English from Whitman College. He received his Masters of Arts in History and Masters of Science in Library Science from The University of North Carolina. Teske worked as an Assistant Professor and Reference Librarian at Montana State University, 1990-1993.

Milburn Lincoln Wilson served as Assistant State Agronomist at Montana State College, Bozeman, 1910-1912; County Agent in Custer County, Montana, 1912-1914; Montana State Extension Agent Leader, 1914-1922; and an extension agricultural economist at Montana State College, 1922-1924. Wilson also served as professor and head of the Department of Agricultural Economics at Montana State College, 1926-1933.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The M.L. Wilson's Avocation of Agricultural History professional paper discusses Wilson's interest and role as a proponent of agricultural history. In his paper, Teske provides examples of Wilson's promotion of the value of historical perspective to the study of agriculture. The paper also provides a snapshot of agricultural history in relation Wilson's selection of literary works, Wilson's career in the Department of Agriculture, and Wilson's extension service work.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Agriculture -- History -- Study and teaching
  • Agriculture -- Study and teaching
  • Libraries
  • Personal Names :
  • Wilson, M. L. (Milburn Lincoln), 1885-1969
  • Wilson, M. L. (Milburn Lincoln), 1885-1969 -- Library
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • History