Manuscript Collections
Watkins, Lee H. (1908-1972). Collection.

Collection Number: D-084

Extent
6.4 linear feet
Biography
Member of a prominent California beekeeping family and a commercial beekeeper until 1941; president of the Alameda County Beekeepers' Association (1949-1951), apiary inspector for Alameda County (1950-1951), and apicultural assistant for the University of California, Davis, (1952-1964).
Description
Correspondence, research notes, and research papers concerning early American beekeeping history; collection also contains a series of correspondence and poetry from William Everson and articles about and a painting by Henry Miller.
Inclusive Dates
1939-1972.
Subject
Apiculture
Finding Aid on the Online Archive of California (http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/c85h7j0h/)
Access
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