Skip to main content

Harold John Lutz papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 1723

Scope and Contents

The papers include correspondence, notes, and photographs which document Harold John Lutz's scholarly interests in the field of forestry, primarily soil science, ecology, and forest lands in Alaska.

Dates

  • 1914-1997

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The materials are open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by Harold John Lutz has been transferred to Yale University. These materials may be used for non-commercial purposes without seeking permission from Yale University as the copyright holder. For other uses of these materials, please contact mssa.assist@yale.edu.

Copyright status for other collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Lauralee A. Lutz, 1997-1998.

Extent

1.25 Linear Feet (3 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL

https://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/mssa.ms.1723

Overview

The papers include correspondence, notes, and photographs which document Harold John Lutz's scholarly interests in the field of forestry, primarily soil science, ecology, and forest lands in Alaska.

Biographical / Historical

Harold John Lutz was born in Saline, Michigan, on August 11, 1900. He received his undergraduate education at Michigan State University and completed his master's degree and Ph.D. in forestry at Yale University in 1927 and 1933 respectively. Early in his career he worked for the United States Forest Service in Alaska and taught forestry at Penn State College. He joined the faculty of the Yale School of Forestry in 1933, where he taught until his retirement in 1968. He was a pioneer in the field of forest soils. Lutz died in 1991.
Title
Guide to the Harold John Lutz Papers
Status
Under Revision
Author
compiled by Diane E. Kaplan
Date
February 1998
Description rules
Finding Aid Created In Accordance With Manuscripts And Archives Processing Manual
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Part of the Manuscripts and Archives Repository

Contact:
Yale University Library
P.O. Box 208240
New Haven CT 06520-8240 US
(203) 432-1735
(203) 432-7441 (Fax)

Location

Sterling Memorial Library
Room 147
120 High Street
New Haven, CT 06511

Opening Hours