Fonds 1193 - James Herbert White fonds

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UTA 1193


James Herbert White fonds


  • [188-]-1962 (Creation)

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2.42 m of textual, cartographic, and graphic records (13 boxes, 5 folders)

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Professor Emeritus in the Faculty of Forestry, University of Toronto.
-BA (UC), 1904
-MA, 1907
-BScF, 1909
-PhD, 1919
Joined U of T staff in 1907, retired in 1946.

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Papers of Professor James Herbert White, Professor Emeritus of Forestry, consisting of student notebooks, field notes, correspondence, publications, and maps. The last include oversized maps relating to a forest regeneration project in Ontario (1930) and topographical maps annotated by White showing timber concessions in Ontario from the 1880s; and pulpwood concessions in Ontario (post-1926). Photographs depict outdoor views of timber areas in Alberta and Saskatchewan taken in connection with the forestry studies of J. H. White and his colleagues.

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