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CB_BG This Section :  Forest Branch Newsletters (1935 to 1955)

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Accession:  2003.70.26
Description  A report on a Forest Service visibility mapping project to locate prospective lookout towers. November 15, 1940.
Size:  302 KB
 
Accession:  2003.70.27
Description  Christmas message, random notes, and transfers announcements. December 25, 1942.
Size:  1,240 KB
 
Accession:  2003.70.28
Description  Some notes on reassignment and funny quotes from pre-emption records. February 27, 1943.
Size:  335 KB
 
Accession:  2003.70.29
Description  An article on using stereoscopes in the forest service, poem "the lookoutman" by Fred B. Peterson, notes about a meeting in Prince George, reminiscences, note about using parachutes and diagrams on how to construct a parachute for dropping food to lookouts.
Size:  2,243 KB
 
Accession:  2003.70.30
Description  Diagram and message showing how dollars are spent in the lumber industry and how efficiency reduces accidents and provides more money for wages. October 25, 1944.
Size:  318 KB
 
Accession:  2003.70.31
Description  Various news from the Prince George District Forest Branch including news about the new Alaska Highway and reminiscences about fighting fire in "the old days". January 1, 1945.
Size:  481 KB
 
Accession:  2003.70.32
Description  A short biography of John Jardine, news from Prince George and message on new tools for constructing fire lines. August 31, 1945.
Size:  712 KB
 
Accession:  2003.70.33
Description  Various news from the Prince George District Forest Branch. March 1948.
Size:  205 KB
 
Accession:  2003.70.34
Description  An article about using helicopters to spray DDT for an insect called "Loopers". August 1948.
Size:  543 KB
 
Accession:  2003.70.35
Description  A note about a Ranger's transfer to Fort George and his need for a place to stay, news about the first social club dance, the apprehension of a prisoner by a forest ranger, new boundaries for the forest districts, and the obituary of Herbert Raymond Sansom.
Size:  598 KB
 
Accession:  2003.70.36
Description  An article about new amphibious vehicle for the forest branch. August 1949.
Size:  214 KB
 
Accession:  2003.70.37
Description  Forest fire statistics and costs for 1949. October 1949.
Size:  182 KB
 
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