SCUA is located on the 25th floor of the W.E.B. Du Bois Library at UMass Amherst.
Landscape plans, photos, correspondence, campus history, papers of famed practictioners such as Frank Waugh, James Rose, Frederick Law Olmsted...
Although research appointments are not required, advance notice helps staff locate and retrieve research materials.
First-time researcher? You will need to provide a valid photo ID, current address and institutional affiliation (when applicable).
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The Marmot Catalog is embedded in the web page for Special Collections and University Archives in the W.E.B. Du Bois Library.
On the right hand side, you will see “Collecting areas.” Use the drop down “Select Category” to search these recommended categories:
Botany & horticulture
Landscape & gardening
Farming & rural life
NOTE: Anything with digital content in Credo will be reflected in those lists with a red button “digital.”
Also, we have many photographs of landscapes, which would be in Credo, including the Buildings and Grounds series of the University Photograph Collection. http://credo.library.umass.edu/view/series/murg150