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Walter S. Flory, Jr. Papers

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Dr. Walter S. Flory, Jr. was the Babcock Professor of Botany, Wake Forest University.

His papers consist of biographical information; personal correspondence; and professional correspondence with botanists, graduate students, and others; educational files; financial documents; reprints and literary productions; professional files; and pictorial materials.

Biographical and Historical Note

Dr. Walter S. Flory, Jr. was the Babcock Professor of Botany, Wake Forest University.

Collection Overview

His papers consist of biographical information; personal correspondence; and professional correspondence with botanists, graduate students, and others; educational files; financial documents; reprints and literary productions; professional files; and pictorial materials.

Collection Inventory

  • Biographical/Genealogical Materials:
    • Dr. Walter S. Flory, Jr. - The Boxwood Bulletin,  (Jan. 1964) / Box 1 Folder 1
    • Dr. Flory of Blandy Farm has Variety of Interests - Winchester Evening Star,  (June 6, 1962)
    • Flory Family Genealogical/Historical Sketch - Plant Life, Dedicated to Dr. Walter S. Flory, Jr. (1978.)
    • Resume
    • Virginians in the Public Eye - Records of Service and Achievement - The Commonwealth,  (Sept. 1955)
  • Correspondence:
    • Niven, Mary, (1981) / Box 1 Folder 2
    • A, (1971-1979) / Box 1 Folder 3
    • Acton, Jean - Letters of recommendation, (1978) / Box 1 Folder 4
    • Argabrite, Patricia Lynn Hatcher, (1977) / Box 1 Folder 5
    • ASB nominations / Box 1 Folder 6
    • Australia trip, (1978) / Box 1 Folder 7
    • B, (1978-1980) / Box 1 Folder 8
    • Barbee, Helen, (1979) / Box 1 Folder 9
    • Bauml, James, (1977-1978) / Box 1 Folder 10
    • Bell, W. D., (1977-1978) / Box 1 Folder 11
    • Blackwood, Margaret, (1978) / Box 1 Folder 12
    • Bold, Harold C., (1977-1978) / Box 1 Folder 13
    • Bose, S., (1976-1979) / Box 1 Folder 14
    • Bridgewater High School (Class of 1924) / Box 1 Folder 15
    • Broom, Philip, (1976-1978) / Box 1 Folder 16
    • C, (1977-1980) / Box 1 Folder 17
    • Call, Malcom L., (1979) / Box 1 Folder 18
    • Cocke, Elton Cromwell, (1962-1966) / Box 1 Folder 19
    • D, (1975-1979) / Box 1 Folder 20
    • Denny, Kevin Horace - Letters of recommendation / Box 1 Folder 21
    • Dougan, M. E., (1978-1979) / Box 1 Folder 22
    • Durand, Herbert K., (1975-1979) / Box 1 Folder 23
    • E, (1977-1980) / Box 1 Folder 24
    • Ellenbecker, Marvin, (1974-1975) / Box 1 Folder 25
    • F, (1976-1979) / Box 1 Folder 26
    • Fellers, John D., List of Bulbs, (1979-1980) / Box 1 Folder 27
    • Flagg, Ray O., (1975-1984) / Box 1 Folder 28
    • Geisert, Wayne F., (1979-1980) / Box 1 Folder 29
    • H, (1975-1976) / Box 1 Folder 30
    • Hodge, W. H., (1962) / Box 1 Folder 31
    • Ingram, Joe, (1974-1975) / Box 1 Folder 32
    • J, (1978-1979) / Box 1 Folder 33
    • K, (1975-1980) / Box 1 Folder 34
    • Kincaid, Dwight:
      •  (1973-1977) / Box 1 Folder 35
      •  (1978-1979) / Box 1 Folder 36
    • L, (1975-1980) / Box 1 Folder 37
    • M, (1965-1980) / Box 1 Folder 38
    • Melnick, Virginia W., (1978-1980) / Box 1 Folder 39
    • Mickey, George H., (1977) / Box 1 Folder 40
    • Morton, Julia F., (1967-1979) / Box 1 Folder 41
    • Murphy, James, (1974-1975) / Box 1 Folder 42
    • N, (1968-1980) / Box 1 Folder 43
    • Nelson, Robert, (1978) / Box 1 Folder 44
    • Newell, Sandra, (1978-1980) / Box 1 Folder 45
    • O, (1975-1977) / Box 1 Folder 46
    • Olsen, Wendy, (1973) / Box 1 Folder 47
    • P, (1977-1980) / Box 1 Folder 48
    • Pitcher, Joan A., (1977-1979) / Box 1 Folder 49
    • R, (1967-1979) / Box 1 Folder 50
    • Ravenna, P, (1978-1979) / Box 1 Folder 51
    • Runk, B. F. D., (1971-1972) / Box 1 Folder 52
    • S, (1963-1983) / Box 1 Folder 53
    • Scales, James Ralph, (1968-1975) / Box 1 Folder 54
    • Schmidthauser, Thelma, (1982-1984) / Box 1 Folder 55
    • Sharma, A. K., (1963-1980) / Box 1 Folder 56
    • Smith, Gerald, (1974-1978) / Box 1 Folder 57
    • Speed, Dennis M., (1975-1985) / Box 1 Folder 58
    • Spencer, Lorraine, (1976-1980) / Box 1 Folder 59
    • Stroupe, Henry Smith:
      •  (1963-1971) / Box 1 Folder 60
      •  (1972-1983) / Box 1 Folder 61
    • T:
      •  (1969-1975) / Box 1 Folder 62
      •  (1979) / Box 1 Folder 63
    • Thomas, Mary Ann, (1965-1970) / Box 1 Folder 64
    • Torppa, Donald P., (1972-1973) / Box 1 Folder 65
    • Traub, Hamilton P.:
      •  (1971-1976) / Box 1 Folder 66
      •  (1978-1980) / Box 1 Folder 67
    • V, (1975-1976) / Box 1 Folder 68
    • Virginia Academy of Science, (1972-1974) / Box 1 Folder 69
    • W, (1969-1983) / Box 1 Folder 70
    • Whitaker, Thomas W., (1974-1976) / Box 1 Folder 71
    • Willingham, Frank, (1968-1976) / Box 1 Folder 72
    • Wister, John C., (1977) / Box 1 Folder 73
    • Z, (1963) / Box 1 Folder 74
  • Educational Files:
    • Bridgewater College, (1926-1928) / Box 1 Folder 75
    • Bridgewater College - Yearbook, (1928) / Box 1 Folder 76
    • Bridgewater High School, (1924) / Box 1 Folder 77
    • National Dairy Exposition Award, (1923) / Box 1 Folder 78
    • International Live Stock Exposition Award, (1924) / Box 1 Folder 79
    • Virginia State Fair ``First Premium'' Award, (1924) / Box 1 Folder 80
  • Financial Documents:
    • Bills, (1972) / Box 1 Folder 81
    • Federal Express Corporation, Memphis, TN, (1978) / Box 1 Folder 82
    • Receipts, (1975-1977) / Box 1 Folder 83
    • Reynolda Gardens, Wake Forest - Budgets, (1965-1977) / Box 1 Folder 84
    • Salary, (1963-1969) / Box 1 Folder 85
    • Tapewriter - Purchase of, (1964-1971) / Box 1 Folder 86
    • Travel expense vouchers:
      •  (1974-1976) / Box 1 Folder 87
      •  (1978-1980) / Box 1 Folder 88
  • Writings and Notes
    • Adapted, low-maintenance ornamentals for the Zone 7 Area (talk), (1980) / Box 1 Folder 89
    • Amaryllidaceae - articles on:
      • Chromosome Evolution in the Amaryllidaceae - (talk, Pub. manuscript, (1976, 1978). 1976, 1978.) / Box 1 Folder 90
      • Speciation, Mitotic Chromosome Number and Karotype Evolution in the Amaryllidaceae - International Congress of Genetics - Proceedings, Vol. 2, (1959.)
    • Bibliography, (1930-1987) / Box 1 Folder 91
    • Blandy Farm - Research Past - (talk, (Oct. 12, 1986)) / Box 1 Folder 92
    • Book reviews - ASB Bulletin / Box 1 Folder 93
    • Botany - Collier's Encyclopedia Year Book,  (1968) / Box 1 Folder 94
    • Breeding English Peas - American Society for Horticulture Science, Vol. 54, (1949) / Box 1 Folder 95
    • Charles Darwin and the Theory of Evolution (talk, (1973)) / Box 1 Folder 96
    • The Charter Members and Past Presidents of the Virginia Academy of Science (talk, (1973)) / Box 1 Folder 97
    • Chromosome Numbers in Various Plants - articles on / Box 1 Folder 98
      • The Chromosomes of Amaryllis Caupolicanensis Cardenas - Plant Life,  (1976)
      • The Chromosomes of Nothoscordum Mahuii Traub - Plant Life,  (1980)
      • The Chromosomes of Rauhia Peruviana Traub - Plant Life,  (1966)
      • Chromosome Number and Morphology in Tulbaghia - Plant Life,  (1965)
      • Chromosome Numbers and Phylogeny in the Gymnosperms - Journal of the Arnold Arboretum, Vol. 17, (1936) / Box 1 Folder 98
      • Chromosome Numbers in the Polemoniaccae Cytologia
      • New Chromosome Counts, Numbers, and Types in Genus Amaryllis - Plant Life, Vol. 37, (1981)
    • Citation: William Lacey Brown - Alumnus of the Year, Bridgewater College's Annual Alumni Banquet, (May 30, 1981) / Box 1 Folder 99
    • A cobalt Machine for Semi-Acute Irradiation of Growing Plants - International Journal of Applied Radiation and Isotopes, Vol. 10, (1961) / Box 1 Folder 100
    • Cocke, Elton Cromwell, The Virginia Journal of Science, Vol. 26, no. 1, (1901-1975 - 1975) / Box 1 Folder 101
    • Combining Systematic and Aesthetic Practices in Planting - (published manuscript, (1958)) / Box 1 Folder 102
    • Concluding statement at the 1976 International Chromosome Congress in Calcutta - The Nucleus, Vol. 20, (1977) / Box 1 Folder 103
    • Literary Correspondence / Box 1 Folder 2
      • Burton, Sarah, (1986) / Box 1 Folder 104
      • Rockefeller, Margaret, (1961) / Box 1 Folder 105
    • Crossing Relations of Some Diploid and Polyploid Species of Roses - American Society for Horticultural Science, Vol. 37, Vol. 38, (1939; 1940) / Box 1 Folder 106
    • Daniel Christian Flory - Results of his Vision - Centennial Founders' Day Address, Bridgewater College, (Apr. 3, 1981) / Box 1 Folder 107
    • Dedication address: Bowman Hall, Bridgewater College, (June 1, 1953) / Box 1 Folder 108
    • Easter Island (talk, (1979)) / Box 1 Folder 109
    • Effect of Different Environments on Head Shape in Marion Market Cabbage - American Society for Horticultural Science, Vol. 37, (1939) / Box 1 Folder 110
    • Factors in Landscape Design (talk - flyer accompanying), (1965) / Box 1 Folder 111
    • A Fifty Year Historical Perspective of the Association of Southeastern Biologists, ASB Bulletin Supplement (pub. manuscript), Vol. 34, (1937-1987 - April, 1987) / Box 1 Folder 112
    • Fruit/Fruit Growing - Articles:
      • Fruit Varieties in Middle Virginia - Virginia Agrucultural Experimentation Station Bulletin,  (Nov. 1946) / Box 1 Folder 113
      • Ten Essential Factors for Successful Fruit Growing, (1950)
      • VPI Fruit Breeding Programs
      • Control of the Orchard Enemy - Poison Ivy, Vol. 33, #12, (Dec. 1945)
      • The Horticultural Research Program at VPI, Vol. 36, #6, (June 1944)
      • One Thousand, Nine Hundred and Forty-Four Results of Thinning York Apples with Elgetol Sprays at Blossom Time, Vol. 33, #2, (Feb. 1945)
      • Some Recent Developments in Horticultural Plantings at Blacksburg, Vol. 34, #4, (Apr. 1946)
      • Use of Fermate Sprays, Vol. 34, #12, (Dec. 1946)
    • Genetic and Cytological Investigations on Asparagus Officinalis L. Genetics, Doctoral Dissertation. (1931;) / Box 1 Folder 114
    • Great Men and Great Gardens (talk), (1972) / Box 1 Folder 115
    • Habranthus - Articles on, (1938-1980:) / Box 1 Folder 116
      • The Chromosomes of Habranthus Martinezii, H. Robustus, and their F, Hybrid - Plant Life,  (1980)
      • The Chromosomes of Three Mexican Habranthus Species - Plant Life,  (1959)
      • Cytotaxonomic Notes on the Genus Habranthus, Herbertia, The Somatic Chromosome Complement of Habranthus Robustus,  American Journal of Botany,  (1938 May, 1938)
    • Hemerocallis - Articles on, (1944-1968:) / Box 1 Folder 117
      • Chromosomes of Hemerocallis `George Gilmer' - Plant Life,  (1964)
      • Chromosome Numbers in Hemerocallis Washingtonia `Static Dwarf' Plants - Plant Life,  (1968)
      • Chromosome Numbers Reported in Recent Years for Hemerocallideae, Alstroemeriales, and Amaryllidales - Herbertia,  (1944)
    • Highlands Presidential Addresses; annual meetings, (1969-1972) / Box 1 Folder 118
    • The Histology of the Bursa Copulatrix of the Turbellarian Gyratrix Hermaphroditus Hermaphroditus Ehrenberg. (Masters Thesis and first published scientific paper) Transactions of the American Microscopial Society, Vol. 49, #1, (Jan. 1930) / Box 1 Folder 119
    • The History of the Panama Canal (talk), (1978) / Box 1 Folder 120
    • History of the Virginia Academy of Science, Virginia Journal of Science, Vol. 24, (Spring 1973) / Box 1 Folder 121
    • How the American Boxwood Society Began, The Boxwood Bulletin, Vol. 25, #4. (April 1986,) / Box 1 Folder 122
    • Hymenocallis - Articles on, (1957-1978:) / Box 1 Folder 123
      • Chromosome Numbers for Several Species of Hymenocallis, Plant Life, Vol. 31 (1975,)
      • Chromosome Numbers in Hymenocallis Taxa of North America - Abstract on paper presented at the 18th annual meeting of the Association of Southeastern Biologists, (Apr. 18-20, 1957)
      • Distribution, Chromosome Numbers, and Types of Various Species and Taxa of Hymenocallis, The Nucleus, Vol. 19 (1976,)
      • Known Distribution of Hymenocallis Salisbury in North and Middle America and the West Indies, Plant Life, Vol. 34, (1978)
      • Mitotic Chromosome Numbers in Hymenocallis with a Consideration of Factors Possibly Affecting Numbers and Karyotypes. Abstract of talk before the Genetics Society of America, (August, 1970)
      • Report on Studies with Hymenocallis - A Difficult American Genus
    • Inheritance Studies of Flower Color in Periwinkles. American Society for Horticultural Science, Vol. 44, (1944) / Box 1 Folder 124
    • Jefferson, Education, and Science - Leading to Biological Sumpremacy in Late Years of the 20th Century. Address at President's Annual Dinner, Bridgewater College, (Nov. 4, 1983) / Box 1 Folder 125
    • Landscape Uses of Holly at Wake Forest University. Published manuscript, (1973) / Box 1 Folder 126
    • Leaf Gland Inheritance in Seedlings of Lovell and of Several Varietal Hybrid Peach Populations. American Society for Horticultural Science, Vol. 49, (1947) / Box 1 Folder 127
    • Meeting the Peach Variety Problem. Presented before the Virginia State Horticultural Society, The Eastern Fruit Grower,  (1945. March 1, 1945) / Box 1 Folder 128
    • Memorandum. Texaco Station episode, (May 25, 1974) / Box 1 Folder 129
    • New-Fashioned Quinces. Sun-Up, Vol. 2, #6, (June 1947) / Box 1 Folder 130
    • Nineteen Sixty-One - The Year A Society Began. The Boxwood Bulletin, Vol. 25, (Talk at Annual ABS meeting, (1986. May, 1986) / Box 1 Folder 131
    • Palm Cytology, or Cytotaxonomical, Possibilities at Fairchild Tropical Garden, (1972) / Box 1 Folder 132
    • Phlox - Articles on: / Box 1 Folder 133
      • Chromosome Numbers in Phlox. American Naturalist, Vol. 65, (Sept.-Oct. 1931)
      • A Cytological Study on the Genus Phlox Cytologia. International Journal of Cytology, Vol. 6, #1, (Dec. 30, 1934)
      • Phlox of the Appalachians: Distribution and Relationships. The Distributional History of the Biota of the Southern Appalachians, Part 2, Flora
    • Plants and Man (talk), (1967) / Box 1 Folder 134
    • Plants Important to Man:
      • 1. Introduction / Box 1 Folder 135
      • 2. Thallophyta
      • 3. Schizomycophyta - Order Virales
      • 4. Schizomycophyta - Order Bacteriales
      • 5. Eumycophyta
      • 6. Mosses, Ferns, and Their Allies
      • 7. The Gymnosperms (Conifers and Allies)
      • 8. Gymnosperms
      • 9. Introduction to the Angiosperms
      • 10. Pineapples, Bananas, and Their Allies
      • 11. Liliaceae and Closely Allied Families - 1
      • 12. Liliaceae and Closely Allied Families - 2
      • 13. Palmae (Arecaceae) and Related Families
      • 14. Gramineae (Poaceae) - 1 / Box 1 Folder 136
      • 15. Gramineae (Poaceae) - 2
      • 16. Gramineae (Poaceae) - 3
      • 17. Gramineae (Poaceae) - 4
      • 18. Magnolia, Custard Apple, Laurel, and Nutmeg Families
      • 19. The Rosaceae
      • 20. The Leguminosae
      • 21. Dogwoods and Their Relatives
      • 22. Miscellaneous Trees and Shrubs of Ornamental and Various Other Uses
      • 23. The Oaks and Their Relatives
      • 24. Interesting and Useful Plants of the Closely Related Orders Juglandales, Casuarinales, and Utricales
      • 25. Several Families of Warm Areas with Useful Species
      • 26. The Passion Flower, Cucurbit and Cactus Families
      • 27. Important Fiber Families / Box 1 Folder 137
      • 28. Two Important Beverage Families
      • 29. The Many Derivatives of the Euphorbiaceae
      • 30. The Damars, Heaths, Myrtles, Hollies, Sandalwoods, and Relatives
      • 31. The Buckthorn, Grapes, Ebony, Orange, and Bursera Families and Allies
      • 32. Some Additional Important Timber Groups
      • 33. The Cashew, Strychnine, and Olive Families
      • 34. The Dogbane and Madder Families
      • 35. The Exotic Verbena, Water-Lily and Poppy Families
      • 36. Additional Important Food Plants
      • 37. The Aster, Sweet Potato, and Mint Families
      • 38. Solanceae
    • Plum Varieties (articles on): / Box 1 Folder 138
      • Cross Sterility in Hybrid Plum Varieties. American Society for Horticultural Science, (1938.)
      • Crossing Relationships Among Hybrid and Specific Plum Varieties, and Among the Several Prunus Species Which Are Involved. American Journal of Botany, Vol. 34, #6, (June 1947)
      • Pollination of the Bruce Plum. Progress report. Texas Agricultural Experiment Station, (Oct. 12, 1943.)
      • Studies of Plum Pollen, its Appearance and Germination. Journal of Agricultural Research, Vol. 67, no. 9, (Nov. 1, 1943)
    • Pollen Condition in Some Species and Hybrids of Rosa with a Consideration of Associated Phylogenic Factors. The Virginia Journal of Science, No. 1, (January 1950.) / Box 1 Folder 139
    • Principles of Human Genetics. Journal of Heredity, Vol. 52, #2, (March-April 1961) / Box 1 Folder 140
    • Propagation of a Rapid Growing Semi-Evergreen Hybrid Oak. Texas Agricultural Experiment Station Bulletin,  (May 1942.) / Box 1 Folder 141
    • Pyrolirion and Zephyranthes: Distinct Genera, (1981) / Box 1 Folder 142
    • Rain-Lillies: / Box 1 Folder 143
      • Cytological and Evolutionary Studies in the Rain-Lillies
      • Rain-Lillies in May Colors (illustrated), (1973)
    • Recommended Horticultural Improvement and Cytogenetic Studies at the Fairchild Tropical Gardens / Box 1 Folder 144
    • Reminiscences Concerning Professor Ira S. Nelson (published manuscript), (1979) / Box 1 Folder 145
    • Reynolda Gardens of Wake Forest College. (Published manuscript), (1969) / Box 1 Folder 146
    • The Fole of the Faculty and Undergraduate Research in the Small Liberal Arts College. (Handwritten manuscript). Annual Meeting of the Baptist Colleges of North Carolina, (Nov. 1980) / Box 1 Folder 147
    • Rooting Boxwood Cuttings Under Pliofilm. The Boxwood Bulletin, Vol. 2, (1983) / Box 1 Folder 148
    • Somatic Chromosomes of Worsleya Rayneri. Plant Life, Vol. 19, (1963) / Box 1 Folder 149
    • Some Native Texas Plants Adapted to General Ornamental Purposes. Progress report. Texas Agricultural Research Experiment Station, (Jan. 26, 1940.) / Box 1 Folder 150
    • Sprekelia - Articles on: / Box 1 Folder 151
      • Correlation of Floricultural Types and Chromosome Number in Sprekelia Taxa, 17 International Horticultural Congress, Vol. 1, (1966)
      • A Cytological Study of Sprekelia Formosissima Herbert; 2nd chapter of Evolutionary Ecology, The Nucleus Vol. 8, (1970. 1965)
      • A Preliminary Study of Seed Setting in Sprekelia Formosissima Herbert. Plant Life,  (1958.)
      • Sprekelia Chromosomes. Plant Life, Vol. 23, (1967.)
    • A Study of Intrageneric Relationships and Chromosome Variability in Nothoscordum / Box 1 Folder 152
    • A Study of Phylogeny and of Karyotype Evolution in Lycoris. The Nucleus, Vol. 6, (1963) / Box 1 Folder 153
    • Texas Agricultural Experiment Station Annual Reports (50th-53rd), (1937-1940) / Box 1 Folder 154
    • Trip to Ecuador's Galapagos Islands (basis for several talks), (1973) / Box 1 Folder 155
    • Utilization of Plant Hormones by the Nursery. Florist's Exchange,  Southern Florist and Nurseryman, Vol. 43, no. 22 (Oct. 9, 1937; Sept. 10, 1937,) / Box 1 Folder 156
    • York Apples (articles on): / Box 1 Folder 157
      • An Early Post-Blossom Thinning Agent for York Apples. American Society for Horticultural Science, Vol. 49, (1947)
      • Effects of Thinning York Apples with Elgetol Sprays Applied at Blossom Time. American Society for Horticultural Science, Vol. 45, (1944)
    • Zephyrantheae, (1961-1980:) / Box 1 Folder 158
      • Chromosome Diversity in Species, and in Hybrids, of the Tribe Zephyrantheae. The Nucleus,  (1968)
      • Chromosome Diversity and Variation in Species, and in Hybrids, of the Tribe Zephyrantheae. Abstract, (1968.)
      • Chromosomes of Interspecific and Intergeneric Hybrids in Zephyrantheae. Abstract, (1968.)
      • Concepts of the Genuz Zephyranthes and the Confounding of Herbert's Hippeastriformes. ASB Bulletin Abstract, Vol. 8, no. 2, (April 1961.)
      • High Chromosome Numbers in Several Zephyrantheae Texa. Plant Life, Vol. 36, (1980)
      • New Chromosomes in Hybrids in Tribe Zephyrantheae. Abstract, (1969)
      • The Origins of Three Recently Described Taxa in Tribe Zephyrantheae. Abstract, (1964.)
      • Origins of Three Texas Species of Zephyranthes. Plant Life, Vol. 32, (1976.)
      • Origins of the Yellow-Flowered Cooperias and of Zephyranthes Refugiensis. Abstract from ASB Bulletin, Vol. 9, no. 2, (Apr. 1962)
      • Parthenogenesis in Zephyrantheae. Herbertia, Vol. 6, (1939.)
      • White-Flowered Species of Zephyranthes in the US. LSHR Journal, Vol. 11, (1970.)
      • Zephyranthes Bifolia (Aublet) Roemer. Plant Life, Vol. 32, (1976)
    • Activity Analysis: Propagation of Rare and Endangered Plants, by Robert E. Farmer, Jr. / Box 1 Folder 159
    • Articles reviewed by Walter S. Flory:
      • Abstract Bibliography of Fruit Breeding and Genetics to 1965. Prunus, R. L. Knight, (1969.) / Box 1 Folder 160
      • The Chromosomes of Eastern North American Phlox by Dale M. Smith and Donald A. Levin, (1966) / Box 1 Folder 161
      • The Genome Constitutions of Eastern Phlox Amphiploids by Donald A. Levin / Box 1 Folder 162
      • Hybrids of Zephyranthes Bifolia. Julio Cicero, (Aug. 1979.) / Box 1 Folder 163
      • In Limbo, Chapter 8, 1985 by Thelma Schmidthauser / Box 1 Folder 164
      • Leaf Shape Variation in a Population of Viola Pedata. Thesis by Doris Riddick Powell, (Dec. 1979.) / Box 1 Folder 165
      • Tree Experts (Arborists). Occupational Brief, (1975.) / Box 1 Folder 166
      • Variation in Rhododendron Calendulaceum, a Return to the Nanthala. Frank F. Willingham, Jr. Quarterly Bulletin of the American Rhododendron Society, Vol. 27, no. 2. (Apr. 1973,) / Box 1 Folder 167
      • Zephyrantheae Report, 1974-1975 by Marcia C. Wilson / Box 1 Folder 168
    • Flower Pollination in the Phlox Family. Abstract. Verne Grant and Karen A. Grant, (1965) / Box 1 Folder 169
    • Investigations of Sex Expression in Dioecious Plants, Mark Holland. (June 15, 1978.) / Box 1 Folder 170
    • Magnolia Heptapeta Et Alia?. Nigel Holman, The Plantsman, Vol. 1, no. 1, (June 1979) / Box 1 Folder 171
    • Physiological Ecology of Germination of Viola Rafinesqui. Jerry M. Baskin and Carol C. Baskin. American Journal of Botany, Vol. 59, no. 10, (1972.) / Box 1 Folder 172
    • Prospectus: A Study of the Genetic Variability in a Population of Musca Domestica. Jennifer Kaye Absher, (Oct. 8, 1973.) / Box 1 Folder 173
    • Structure and Behavior of Chromosomes on Different Monocotyledonous and Dicotyledonous Genera with a View to Trace Their Affinities and Evolution. Suhita Guha, (Nov. 15, 1970.) / Box 1 Folder 174
    • A Study of Vacuolaria Virescens Cienkowski. Lorraine B. Spencer, Journal of Phycology, Vol. 7, #4, (1971) / Box 1 Folder 175
    • Taxonomy of the Flowering Form of Rhododendron Calendulaceum (Michx.) Torrey. Frank F. Willingham. Bulletin of the American Rhododendron Society, Vo. 29, no. 3, (1975.) / Box 1 Folder 176
  • Pictorial Materials:
    • Flory, Walter S., (1963-1964) / Box 1 Folder 177
    • Negatives for slides / Box 1 Folder 178
    • Reynolda Gardens - Negatives ((undated)) / Box 1 Folder 179
    • Spencer, Lorraine B. ( End.) (1976,) / Box 1 Folder 180
  • Honors, Awards, and Memorabilia
    • American Plant Life Society - Herbert Medalist, (1978) / Box 1 Folder 181
    • Associated Artist of Winston-Salem Exhibiting Members Show - Invitation to attend, (1983) / Box 1 Folder 182
    • Flory Hall - Dedication of - Invitation to attend, Bridgewater College, (1985) / Box 1 Folder 183
    • Vacant folder / Box 1 Folder 184
    • Highlands Biological Station - Citation, (1973) / Box 1 Folder 185
    • International Platform Association - Invitation to join, (1965) / Box 1 Folder 186
    • Ivey F. Lewis Distinguished Service Award / Box 1 Folder 187
    • National Social Directory - Invitation to appear in, (1960-1980) / Box 1 Folder 188
    • Virginia Academy of Science Honorary Life Member, (1981) / Box 1 Folder 189
  • Professional Files:
    • Amaryllidaceae and Liliaceae List, (1978) / Box 1 Folder 190
    • American Magnolia Society, notice to directors, (1979)
    • Bulbs
    • Galapagos Expedition, (December 1973) / Box 1 Folder 191
    • Graduate Students in Biology - Handbook, (1977-1978) / Box 1 Folder 192
    • Hemerocallis:
      • Plot 1, Reynolda Gardens, (1971) / Box 1 Folder 193
      • Varieties from the Baker Wynne plots, Raleigh, North Carolina (1971) / Box 1 Folder 194
    • Highland Biological Station:
      • By-laws, (1975) / Box 1 Folder 195
      • Mettings/Reports, (1977-1980) / Box 1 Folder 196
      • Nominations for officers and trustees, (1974-1979) / Box 1 Folder 197
      • A Self Guided Nature Study Walk in the Botanical Garden of the Highlands Biological Station / Box 1 Folder 198
    • Kincaid, Dwight:
      • Graduate School application / Box 1 Folder 199
      • National Science Foundation - Grant proposal, (1975) / Box 1 Folder 200
      • Ph.D. courses and examinations, (1972-1976) / Box 1 Folder 201
    • Materials for talks, (1953-1956) / Box 1 Folder 202
    • National Science Foundation:
      • Graduate Traineeships, (1966-1967) / Box 3 Folder 203
      • Leitz Microscope, purchase of, (1963-1964) / Box 3 Folder 204
    • Research Grants:
      • A Biosystematic Analysis of Zephyranthes and Hymenocallis, (1960-1964) / Box 3 Folder 205
      • Conferences for College Teachers of Science, Mathematics, and Engineering, Washington, DC, (1964-1965) / Box 3 Folder 206
      • Cytological Studies of Louisiana Irises, (1963-1964) / Box 3 Folder 207
      • Genetic and Cytological Studies in the Aloineae (Herbert P. Riley), (1966) / Box 3 Folder 208
      • Phylogeny in the Amaryllidaceae, (1958-1960) / Box 3 Folder 209
      • Species Problems in Phlox (Polemoniaceae) / Box 3 Folder 210
    • North Carolina Wild Flower Preservation Society Newsletter, Vol. 8, #3, (Oct. 1967) / Box 3 Folder 211
    • Research and Publication Fund, Application for grant from - (violet study), (July 1, 1977) / Box 3 Folder 212
    • Research proposals, (1956) / Box 3 Folder 213
    • Riddick, Doris - Application for admission to Graduate School, (1976) / Box 3 Folder 214
    • Rose Garden - Plans for, (1967) / Box 3 Folder 215
    • Roses of Yesterday and Today (Dorothy C. Stemler), (1967) / Box 3 Folder 216
    • Key to Species of Zephyranthes North of South America / Box 3 Folder 217
    • Spencer, Lorraine B.:
      • Grades / Box 3 Folder 218
      • Ph.D. preparation, (1969-1973) / Box 3 Folder 219
      • Ph.D. proposals, (1971) / Box 3 Folder 220
    • Thesis Reviews, (1973-1979) / Box 3 Folder 221
    • United States Department of Agriculture - Plant Distribution, (1976) / Box 3 Folder 222
    • United States National Arboretum Administration and Research Building - Dedication of, (April 27, 1964) / Box 3 Folder 223
    • West Indes Trip, (May 10-23, 1964) / Box 3 Folder 224
    • The Whitehall Foundation, Proposal for research support, (1980) / Box 3 Folder 225
    • Willingham, Frank F.:
      • M.A. program, (1966) / Box 3 Folder 226
      • Ph.D. program, (1971-1973) / Box 3 Folder 227
  • Wake Forest University:
    • Biology Department:
      • Biology, 111 / Box 3 Folder 228
      • Biology, 150, 151, 152 / Box 3 Folder 229
      • Course schedule, (1977) / Box 3 Folder 230
    • Comprehensive assistance to undergraduate science education - grant, (1976-1977) / Box 3 Folder 231
    • Library Committee, (1974-1976) / Box 3 Folder 232
    • Phi Beta Kappa, President of, (1973-1975) / Box 3 Folder 233
    • Research and Publication Fund Grants, (1969-1979) / Box 3 Folder 234
    • Reynolda Gardens:
      • Annual financial reports, (1963-1970) / Box 3 Folder 235
      • Clippings, (1963-1967) / Box 3 Folder 236
      • Committee meetings, (1965-1971) / Box 3 Folder 237
      • Fences, (1965-1966) / Box 3 Folder 238
      • From Deed of Gift of March 4, 1958 / Box 3 Folder 239
      • Hemerocallis Planting Plans:
        •  (1969-1971) / Box 3 Folder 240
        •  (1974) / Box 3 Folder 241
        • Plot B and Plot C / Box 3 Folder 242
      • Hymenocallis in greenhouse, (1975) / Box 3 Folder 243
      • Items completed in connection with, (1964-1971) / Box 3 Folder 244
      • Lake Katharine:
        • Clippings, (1968-1971) / Box 3 Folder 245
        • Restoration, (1969) / Box 3 Folder 246
      • Maps and plans / Box 3 Folder 247
      • Plan of Development:
        •  (1964-1968) / Box 3 Folder 248
        •  (1973) / Box 3 Folder 249
      • Proposals, (1970) / Box 3 Folder 250
      • Reynolda Woods Lot Development, (1965-1971) / Box 3 Folder 251
      • Sprays, Key Record, Areas, etc. / Box 3 Folder 252
      • Western Electric Plant Gift, (1966-1969) / Box 3 Folder 253
      • Zephyrantheae planting plans, (1978-1981) / Box 3 Folder 254
    • Sigma Xi Society, (1968-1970) / Box 3 Folder 255

Summary Information

Repository
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives
Title
Walter S. Flory, Jr. Papers
ID
MS404
Date [inclusive]
1923-1985
Extent
4.5 linear feet  3 Banker's boxes

Administrative Information

Publication Information
Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives 2004
Access Restrictions
Collection is open. 
Copyright Notice
Copyright for materials resides with the creators of the items in question or their descendants, unless otherwise designated. Users of this collection are responsible for using the materials in conformance with U.S. copyright law. 
Preferred Citation
MS404, Walter S. Flory, Jr. Papers, Z. Smith Reynolds Library Special Collections and Archives, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA. 

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