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Experimental Station in Chapingo, visited by The Rockefeller Foundation officials

Year: 1951
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Agency: CIMMYT
Serie: Institutional
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Type: Photograph
Place of Publication: El Batan, Texcoco, Mexico
Tags: Rockefeller Foundation
Tags: Visit
Tags: Experimental Station
Physical Description: Black and White
Sub-series: Origins
Description: The agricultural experimental station in Chapingo, Mexico, where the Rockefeller Foundation was located, began the main phase of its agricultural program 20 years ago, was frequently visited by Foundation officials. In 1951 he was inspected by John D. Rockefeller, chairman of the Board; Dr. Sterling Wortman, Associate Director of the International Rice Research Institute, supported by the Foundation: Dr. J. George Harrar, President of the Foundation; Dr. William I. Myers, the then Dean of the Cornell College of Agriculture and Trustee of the Foundation; and Dr. Edwin J. Wellhausen, Associate Director of Agricultural Sciences of the Foundation.
Personages: John Davidson Rockefeller III
Personages: Sterling Wortman
Personages: J. George Harrar
Personages: William I. Myers
Personages: Edwin J. Wellhausen
Personages: John S. Niederhauser
Personages: Dorothy Parker
Personages: Jose Guevara Calderon
Audience: General Public
Geographical Area of Focus: Chapingo, Mexico
Agrovoc: GROUPS
Corporative Creator: Centro Internacional de Mejoramiento de Maíz y Trigo (CIMMYT)

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