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School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, Yale University, records of the dean

Call Number: RU 40
Scope and Contents
The records consist of correspondence, subject files, financial records, committee files, minutes, reports, and related materials documenting the activities of the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies (called the School of Forestry prior to 1972). Topics include governance, curriculum, budgets and fund-raising, buildings and properties, camps and experiment stations, research programs, students, personnel, alumni relations, and relations with governmental and forestry organizations. The records include central files of the school and those maintained by the following deans: Henry S. Graves (1900-1911 and 1922-1939), James W. Toumey (1911-1922), Samuel J. Record (1939-1945), George A. Garratt (1946-1965), Francois Mergen (1965-1974), Charles W. H. Foster (1976-1980), John C. Gordon (1983-1992), Jared L. Cohen (1992-1997), and Gus Speth (1997 -).
Conditions Governing Access
Access to the records is partially restricted. See Collection Contents for details.

Some records in this finding aid have been redacted, as they include student names, donor names, and other restricted data. These records will not appear in the published finding aid.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The records were transferred from the School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, 1982-1984, 2006-2008.
The records are arranged by accession.
119.75 Linear Feet
7473 Megabytes
Related Names
Yale University. School of Forestry and Environmental Studies
Foster, Charles H. W., 1927-
Garratt, George A. (George Alfred), 1898-1984
Graves, Henry Solon, 1871-1951
Mergen, François, 1925-1989
Record, Samuel J. (Samuel James), 1881-1945
Toumey, James W. (James William), 1865-1932
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