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Henry Ives Baldwin Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0031

Contains correspondence, documents, research project reports, articles and radio scripts relating to conservation, forestry, wood utilization and Baldwin's career as research forester for the New Hampshire Forestry and Recreation Commission and president of the Northern Wood Utilization Council.

Dates

  • 1900-1950

Creator

Access Restrictions

Kept at Fogler Library's offsite storage facility. One week's notice required for retrieval.

Use Restrictions

Information on literary rights available in the Library.

Extent

2 linear feet (2 boxes)

Overview

Contains correspondence, documents, research project reports, articles and radio scripts relating to conservation, forestry, wood utilization and Baldwin's career as research forester for the New Hampshire Forestry and Recreation Commission and president of the Northern Wood Utilization Council.

Biographical Note

Henry I. Baldwin was born in Saranac Lake, NY on August 23, 1896. He received his B.A. degree from Yale University in 1919, his M.F. degree in 1922, and his Ph.D. degree in 1931. He served in the US Army Signal Corps in 1918-1919, and as a second lieutenant in the US Army Air Force in 1942-46. He taught at Saranac Lake High School (1919-1920) and was the assistant to the dean at Yale University (1922), but most of his professional career was in research in forestry and related professions. He was the author of several books. Baldwin died in Hillsborough, NH in December 1992.

Arrangement

Arrangement of the collector has been maintained.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Henry Ives Baldwin.

Related Materials

Baldwin's survey records were deposited at the New Hampshire State Archives in August 1996.

Title
Guide to the Henry Ives Baldwin Papers
Status
Box and folder list available
Date
2012
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English.

Repository Details

Part of the Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Repository

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