A Guide to the U.S. Forest Service, George Washington National Forest,
Lost River and Massanutten Working Circles Reports, 1912-1940

Collection Number SC 0106

Compiled by:  Chris Bolgiano, April 1997

Edited by Kayla Payne, June 2012

 

Descriptive Summary:

Repository: Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University

Title: U.S. Forest Service, George Washington National Forest, Lost River and Massanutten Working Circles Reports, 1912-1940

Collection No.: SC 0106

Creator:  U.S. Forest Service

Extent: 1 folder; .08 cubic feet

Language:  English
Abstract: This collection consists of photocopies of four public-domain documents which relate to the U.S. Forest Service.

 

Administrative Information

 

Access Restrictions: Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions: The copyright interests in this collection have been transferred to the James Madison University Special Collections Library. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library Reference Desk (library-special@jmu.edu).

Preferred Citation:  [Identification of item], [box #, folder #], U.S. Forest Service, George Washington National Forest, Lost River and Massanutten Working Circles Reports, 1912-1940, SC 0106, Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Va.

Acquisition Information: Donated by John Coleman, Lee District Ranger for the George Washington National Forest, in March 1997.

Processing Information: In order to streamline the process of applying collection numbers, Special Collections staff completed a large-scale renumbering campaign in the spring of 2017. This collection was previously cataloged as SC 2086.

Scope and Content:  The collection is comprised of four reports documenting the forest composition and condition of certain portions of federally owned lands in northern Rockingham and Page counties; and in western Frederick and western Shenandoah counties in Virginia and southeastern Hampshire and eastern Hardy counties, West Virginia. Details about local markets for forest products; local history of tanbark, iron, and other industries; and local fire history are also given. Titles include:

Arrangement: The reports are arranged chronologically in one folder.

Location of Originals: Original documents on file at the Lee District headquarters in Edinburg, Virginia

Related Material: U.S. Forest Service, George Washington National Forest, Dry River District Records, 1917-1994, SC 0083, Special Collections, Carrier Library, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA.

 Contents:    

Folder Title Folder
Lost River and Massanutten Working Circles Reports, 1912-1940 1