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United States. Forest Service

 Organization

Found in 40 Collections and/or Records:

Fred Elijah Ames papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 104
Abstract Fred Elijah Ames was a forester in Oregon. The collection contains his diaries, photographs, and reports.
Dates: 1892-1919

Montgomery Meigs Atwater papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 630
Abstract Montgomery Meigs Atwater (1904-1976) was an author, forester, and avalanche expert. The collection includes manuscripts of books and articles, files of data on snow avalanche forecasting and control, and published books.
Dates: 1955-1966

Smith C. Bartrum papers

 Collection — Folder: 1 (share clamshell)
Identifier: CB B286
Abstract Smith C. Bartrum was an Oregon forest ranger who was involved in building trails, and who became the first Supervisor of the Umpqua National Forest. The collection (1899-1942) consists of Bartrum's autobiography, and also correspondence, monthly salary statements, and poetry.
Dates: 1899-1942

John Ray Bruckart papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 059
Abstract John Ray Bruckart (1887-1979) worked for the United States Forest Service, serving as supervisor of the Willamette National Forest in Oregon from 1938 to 1954. Bruckart was an expert on Douglas fir silviculture and management. Collection includes personal correspondence and general correspondence, including several letters from Oregon Senator Wayne Morse. Also included in the collection are Bruckart's writings on such topics as Douglas fir silviculture, "The Rise of Bureaucracy," and "The...
Dates: 1909-1971

Elbert Owen Colvin album

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll 473
Abstract Collection is comprised of a single album containing over 200 black and white photographs documenting the experiences of Elbert Owen Colvin, who worked as a carpenter for the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) and the United States Forest Service during the early 1930's.
Dates: 1931-1936

Josiah Failing petition to the Board of County Commissioners

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: CA 1853 Aug 15
Abstract Josiah Failing (1806-1877) was a businessman who became the fourth mayor of Portland in April of 1853. The collection consists of a petition to the Board of County Commissioners that they intervene on behalf of John Davis, a "destitute blind man".
Dates: 1853 August 15

Gertrude Jewett Greeley oral history

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: CB G819
Abstract Gertrude Jewett was the wife of William Buckhout Greeley, a forester and conservationist who worked during the first half of the twentieth century. Mrs. Greeley worked closely with her husband. The collection contains an oral interview of Gertrude Jewett from 1960 regarding her husband's career.
Dates: 1960

William Buckhout Greeley papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 041
Abstract William Buckhout Greeley (1879-1955) was chief forester of the U.S. Forest Service from 1920-1928, and then became secretary-manager of the West Coast Lumbermen's Association.The collection consists of diaries, correspondence, articles, manuscripts and photographs.
Dates: 1908-1955

Henry E. Haefner papers

 Collection — Folder: 1-3
Identifier: CB H118a
Abstract Henry E. Haefner was a forester. The collection contains a copy of his recollections of working in Oregon as a forester from 1908 to 1953, including sixteen years in the Siskiyou National Forest.
Dates: 1909-1925

Edward John Hanzlik papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 142
Abstract Edward John Hanzlik (1886-1959) was a graduate of the University of Washington College of Forestry, 1912 and spent most of his career in the Pacific Northwest in the field of forest management. The collection contains field diaries, articles, an account book, Xi Sigma Pi correspondence, and photographs.
Dates: 1921-1934

Asher Ireland field diaries

 Collection — Folder: 1-2 (shared box)
Identifier: A 060
Abstract Asher Ireland was a forester in District 6 of the U. S. Forest Service. The collection (1914-1920) contains his field diaries describing his forestry work in Alaska, Washington, and Oregon.
Dates: 1914-1920

Jackson County, Oregon. Power house site on Rogue River 2 miles below Prospect, Oregon. Foundation for hydro-electric power house now being laid, 1911 Aug 22

 Item — Box: 1, Prints , Folder: 26
Identifier: PH017_26
Abstract Power house site on Rogue River 2 miles below Prospect, Oregon; foundation for hydro-electric powerhouse now being laid by Prospect Construction Co. The cable road in the background is for carrying supplies & Machinery from wagon road to milling site. Cra
Dates: 1911 Aug 22

Robert C. Kelsay Forest Service diaries

 Collection
Identifier: A 212
Abstract Robert C. Kelsay (1898-1954) worked for the U.S. Forest Service and was stationed at Oakridge, Oregon. The collection (1948-1954) contains twenty-one work diaries, mostly regarding road surveying and road building.
Dates: 1948-1954

Melvin Leroy Merritt papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 066
Abstract The Melvin Leroy Merritt papers comprise family and professional material. The majority of the material focuses on Merritt's profession with the Forest Service, both in the United States and the Philippine Islands. The collection contains correspondence, private journals, as well as professional field diaries. In addition to Merritt's field journals, the collection also contains numerous field diaries of Juan Guthrie.
Dates: 1870-1952

Glenn E. Mitchell papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Ax 158
Abstract Glenn E. Mitchell (1888-1958) was game manager for the U. S. Forest Service, in Portland, Oregon. The collection (1940-1955) contains addresses, and manuscripts of articles on game management, as well as minutes of the Big Game Committee, and the Multnomah Anglers and Hunters Club.
Dates: 1940-1955

Adolph Nilsson Fiend diaries

 Collection — Folder: 1-3
Identifier: A 092
Abstract Adolph Nilsson Fiend was a forester. His diaries describe his work for the U. S. Forest Service, District 6.
Dates: 1913-1927