The George Kelso Davis Papers include correspondence, reports, research notes and data, speeches, writings, and memoranda. The papers reflect his administrative and research activity throughout his tenure at UF. In particular, there are numerous files pertaining to the Nutrition Laboratory, Nuclear Sciences, Biological Sciences, and Sponsored Research at UF. The collection also contains important materials related to his professional activities outside the University. These include records related to the International Biological Programme, the American Institute for Nutrition, congressional legislation, scientific organizations, and his work with animal nutritionists in Latin America.