Author:CHARLES EMORY MYERS

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1916 ORIGINAL, SIGNIFICANT MANUSCRIPT NOTEBOOK HANDWRITTEN BY ONE OF AMERICA'S PIONEERS IN BOTANICAL RESEARCH AND KNOWN WORLDWIDE AS 'TOMATO MAN'

By: CHARLES EMORY MYERS

Price: $4,455.99

Publisher: ITHACA NEW YORK NY PENN STATE, 1916

Seller ID: 0007001

Condition: Good


On offer is a significant, historical original manuscript notebook handwritten by one of America's pioneering plant geneticists and researchers. The author Charles Emory Myers PhD is sometimes referred to as the 'Tomato Man' for his pioneering work in genetic research of tomatoes. After receiving his Doctorate at Cornell in 1922, he took a position at Penn State University where he taught plant genetics for 36 years. He was well-known to thousands of farmers across Pennsylvania for his work with tomatoes and is credited with developing many tomato varieties such as Penn State Earliana, the Mat... View more info