Fonds 1062 - James Barron fonds

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UTA 1062


James Barron fonds


  • [193-]-1975 (Creation)

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0.20 m of textual and graphic records (2 boxes and 1 file of photos)

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James Barron received his Bachelor of Science in Forestry from the University of Toronto in 1938. He went on to work for the Ontario Department of Lands and Forests and Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources.

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Personal records of James Barron, student of Forestry at the University of Toronto in the 1930s. Includes notes and exercise books from his student days, as well as some employment records and evidence of work done for the Ontario Department of Lands and Forests and Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources. Also includes some photographs of forestry work and study, depictions of Killala Lake, Abitibi camps, Owakonze, Lake Temagami, Great Lakes Lumber, Long Lake, Marathon Paper Mills, and Manitou Falls.

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Description created in AtoM by Karen Suurtamm, September 2015




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