Histories of Centers and Departments

+Agricultural Bacteriology / Bacteriology

Bacteriology University of Wisconsin-Madison Celebrating 100 years (a three-page timeline of department, published for the 2014 Raper Symposium)

+Agricultural Chemistry / Biochemistry

One Hundred Years of Agricultural Chemistry and Biochemistry at Wisconsin, D.L. Nelson and B. C. Soltvedt, eds., Science Tech Publishers, Madison, 1989

+Experimental Breeding/ Genetics
  • Chronology of the Laboratory of Genetics, History of the Departments of Genetics, (CALS and Medical School); Nelson has a copy. Good photos, brief research descriptions)
  • Early Genetics at Wisconsin Arthur Chapman, Oliver Nelson, Ray Owen, and James Crow. A Contribution to the Centennial Celebration of the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. (Unpublished 19-page history; Nelson has a copy)
+Home Economics / Human Ecology
+Meat Science and Muscle Biology
+Poultry Husbandry

UW Poultry 1909-1996, by Milt Sunde (an 80-page typescript with many photos and departmental CVs. Nelson has a copy)

+Veterinary Science

Bernard Easterday has written an account of the beginning of the School of Veterinary Medicine. (Nelson does not have a copy)

+General Histories of CALS and UW
+Biographies of CALS Faculty and Friends
+Missing Departmental Histories
  • Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems
  • Continuing and Vocational Education (CAVE)
  • Dairy Forage Research Center
  • Entomology
  • Environmental Resources Center
  • EnvironmentalToxicology Center
  • Food Microbiology and Toxicology
  • Forestry and Wildlife Ecology
  • International Agriculture
  • Land Tenure Center
  • Nutritional Science