Historic Publications

The Botanic Garden of Smith College
By William Francis Ganong
Garden and Forest, December 29, 1897, pp. 512–514

A Laboratory Course in Plant Physiology
By William F. Ganong
New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1908

The Place of Botanical Gardens in Collegiate Instruction
By William Francis Ganong
Science, New Series, Vol. 31, No. 800 (Apr. 29, 1910), pp. 644–648

The Living Plant; A Description and Interpretation of Its Functions and Structure
By William F. Ganong
New York: Henry Holt, 1913

Ganong Botanical Apparatus for Use in Plant Biology: A General Catalog
By Bausch & Lomb Optical Company
Rochester, N. Y.: Bausch & Lomb Optical Co., 1914

A Textbook of Botany for Colleges
By William F. Ganong
New York: The MacMillan Company, 1918

Economic Plants Popular at Smith College
by William I. P. Campbell
Parks & Recreation, Vol. 27, No. 1 (Jan.– Feb. 1944), pp. 26–29

The Herbarium of Smith College
C. John Burk; an illustrated memoir with drawings by Pamela See and photographs by Janet Borden; foreword [and design] by Elliot Offner.
Smith College, 1973

Imagining Utopia: Landscape Design at Smith College, 1871–1910
By Lisa Chase
The New England Quarterly, Vol. 65, No. 4 (Dec., 1992), pp. 560–586

students in 1904 conducting plant physiology experiments

William F. Ganong and students in the Plant Physiology greenhouse in 1904. They performed experiments with apparatus that he developed.