During his lifetime David Fairchild published over 400 articles. We have included below the writings he contributed to Fairchild Tropical Garden during the early years. The Occassional Papers were the first formal publications of the garden and were almost entirely written by David Fairchild. With the introduction of the long-running Bulletin, David Fairchild's contributions continued with a wide range of interests noted in his 24 articles. The history and the full-text of these articles are included below, along with a brief history of both publicaitons.