- [188-]-1962 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
2.42 m of textual, cartographic, and graphic records (13 boxes, 5 folders)
Name of creator
Professor Emeritus in the Faculty of Forestry, University of Toronto.
-BA (UC), 1904
Joined U of T staff in 1907, retired in 1946.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
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.