Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: Here are entered works on the manufacturing of logs into lumber. Works on the felling of trees through the transporting of logs to sawmills or to a place of sale are entered under Logging.
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Alfred C. Burrill papers
Call Number: MS 1657
Overview: The papers consist of letters, photographs, postcards, and clippings, which document Alfred C. Burrill's summer of 1903, when he was a student at Yale's summer school of forestry in Pennsylvania. Burrill's work on a study of poplar trees, which was conducted in Maine later in that summer, is also described in these papers, as are a few student essays from 1900.
Found in: Manuscripts and Archives > Alfred C. Burrill papers
Wilson Martindale Compton papers
Call Number: MS 1175
Overview: Writings and speeches of Wilson M. Compton, relating to lumbering and logging, forest management, and housing construction; includes material prepared for the National Lumber Manufacturers Association.
Henry Solon Graves papers
Call Number: MS 249
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, writings, diaries, notes, photographs, and other papers relating to the personal life and professional career of Henry Solon Graves. The collection documents Graves' academic and administrative career, his professional writings and activities, and his service during World War I as a forestry engineer in France.
Found in: Manuscripts and Archives > Henry Solon Graves papers