Morton J. Elrod was an early Montana botanist, naturalist, University of Montana professor, and photographer. The collection consists of materials produced and collected by Elrod from his college and early teaching years through the early 1930s. Significant subjects include the flora and fauna of western Montana; Glacier National Park; the University of Montana; and Missoula, Montana.
Frank Goodwin Moore was the first chiropractor in Missoula, Montana. The collection includes clippings of newspaper articles, biographies, photocopies of documents, and photographs related to Frank G. Moore and his family.