George A. LaBonte Forestry Papers
Scope and Contents
The papers of a forest entomologist working for the Maine Forest Service. Included are University papers, reprint notes, field reports, articles, and numerous publications by George A. LaBonte.
- Creation: 1949-1984
- LaBonte, George A. (Person)
Restrictions on Access
Kept at Fogler Library's offsite storage facility. One week's notice required for retrieval.
Information on literary rights available in the repository.
George A. LaBonte was born in Jackman, Maine in 1923. He was in the U.S. Navy in World War II, then went to the University of Maine graduating in 1951 with a B.S. He earned his M.S. in botany from the University of Maine in 1958. He worked for the Maine Forest Service as an entomologist beginning in 1949. He was with the Maine Forest Service until 1981, ending as State Entomologist. He co-authored "Trees of Maine."
6 linear feet (5 boxes)
Language of Materials
The papers of a forest entomologist working for the Maine Forest Service.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Vickie Thiele and Laurie LaBonte, 13 April 1990.
- Guide to the George A. LaBonte Forestry Papers
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- Finding aid written in English.