W. K. Collins Photographs circa 1902-circa 1939

Summary
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Using these materials
Size
0.5 linear feet (1 box)
Call number
MC 00352

The W. K. Collins Photographs, circa 1902-1939, includes black and white photographs of tobacco harvesting and curing; warehouses; fields; steam sterilizing seed beds; and meetings of farmers.

William K. Collins was extension tobacco specialist and associate professor of crop science at North Carolina State University.

Biographical/historical note

William K. Collins was appointed extension tobacco specialist and associate professor of crop science at North Carolina State University in 1966. He was an agronomist at R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. from 1963 to 1966. He received the Ph.D. degree from Iowa State University in 1963 and the M.S. from North Carolina State College (later North Carolina State University) in 1954.

Scope/content

The W. K. Collins Photographs, circa 1920-1939, includes black and white photographs of tobacco plants; warehouses; fields; steam sterilizing seed beds,and meetings of farmers.

Use of these materials

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The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], W. K. Collins Photographs, MC 00352, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Source of acquisition

Gift of William Kerr Collins and Kaye Collins, 2003 (Accession no. 2003.0021)

Processing information

Processed by Marcellaus Joiner, April 2009

Tobacco-Plants 1902,1913
Box 1, Folder 1
Tobacco-Warehouse 1929,1934,undated
Box 1, Folder 2
Tobacco-Meetings Undated
Box 1, Folder 3

Access to the collection

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], W. K. Collins Photographs, MC 00352, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.