USDA Forest Service photographs, 1901-1920  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
United States. Forest Service
Title
USDA Forest Service photographs
Dates
1901-1920 (inclusive)
Quantity
1.25 linear feet, (1 container)
Collection Number
PH017
Summary
The USDA Forest Service Photographs consist of 26 official Bureau of Forestry images documenting work projects and landscape in national forests of Oregon and Washington. It is of interest for its documentation of the early years of the organization and for the forests depicted.
Repository
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SPC, 1299
University of Oregon
Eugene OR
97403-1299
Telephone: 541-346-3068
Fax: 541-346-3485
spcarref@uoregon.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open to the public. Collection must be used in Special Collections and University Archives Reading Room. Collection or parts of collection may be stored offsite. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives in advance of your visit to allow for transportation time.

Languages
English


Historical NoteReturn to Top

The U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service is a Federal agency that manages public lands in national forests and grasslands. It was established by Congress in 1905 to provide quality water and timber for the nation's benefit. In addition to natural resources for production, the Forest Service lands provide recreational areas as "America's great outdoors."

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The collection consists of 26 prints on official mounts. The names of the photographers appear on almost every image, and occasionally full information about the image capture is also provided.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Property rights reside with Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections & University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], USDA Forest Service photographs, PH017_[item number], Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 1 PH017_01: Cascade National Forest. Scott Lake-McKenzie highway. North and Middle Sister from station on McKenzie highway 1.5 miles above Lost Creek ranch
Cleator, F. W./USDA Forest Service
1 photographic print
4 x 6.5 inches
Source: Lockley.
1920 Sep 14
1 2 PH017_02: Snoqualmie National Forest, King County, near Skykomish, Washington. Tenth and last scene of lumbering operation. Shows method of getting rid of waste
Whitford, H. N.
1 photographic print
Tenth and last scene of lumbering operation described in 5744. Shows method of getting rid of waste. Waste flume supports a conveyor that carries the waster and dumpos it onto the pile that is continually burning. Snoqualmie National Forest, King Co., nea
4 x 6.5 inches
Source: Lockley.
1901 Sep 6
1 3 PH017_03: Olympic National Forest, Washington. The Olympic Highway along Hood's Canal
Jackson, A.G./USDA Forest Service
1 photographic print
4 x 6.5 inches
Source: Lockley.
1919 Jun 27
1 4 PH017_04: Snoqualmie National Forest, Washington. Burned areas along Sunset Highway, near Denny Creek camp grounds
Smith, S.G./USDA Forest Service
1 photographic print
4 x 6.5 inches
Snoqualmie National Forest, Sec. 8T22N,R11E.
Source: Lockley.
1918 Sep 6
1 5 PH017_05: Mount Hood, Oregon. Mt. Hood loop road from near Cold Spring, 8 miles west of Government Camp
Dater, P. H./USDA Forest Service
1 photographic print
4 x 6.5 inches
Source: Lockley.
1921 Sep
1 6 PH017_06: Siuslaw National Forest, Tillamook County, Oregon. Pack train loaded with tree and supplies for planting camp
Kummel, J. F./USDA Forest Service
1 photographic print
4 x 6.5 inches
Source: Lockley.
1913 Oct 28
1 7 PH017_07: Siuslaw National Forest, Tillamook County, Oregon. Unloading pack train at planting camp. Note boxes of trees.
Kummel, J. F./USDA Forest Service
1 photographic print
4 x 6.5 inches
Source: Lockley.
1913 Oct 28
1 8 PH017_08: Malheur National Forest, Grant County, Oregon. Showing round meadow in Bear Valley with grass six inches high. Seven miles due west of Logan Valley
Bingham, Cy J./USDA Forest Service
1 photographic print
4 x 6.5 inches
Source: Lockley.
1916 Apr 25
1 9 PH017_09: Chelan County, Washington. Group of White Fir with fringe of reproduction in a half circle about it
Wilson, R.B./USDA Forest Service
1 photographic print
4 x 6.5 inches
Source: Lockley.
1904 Sep 11
1 10 PH017_10: Larch Mountain Trail, Multnomah County, Oregon. Cleaning and brushing out route for use of instruments. West side
Cleator, F. W./USDA Forest Service
1 photographic print
4 x 6.5 inches
Source: Lockley.
1920
1 11 PH017_11: Aviation Field, Portland, Oregon. Liaison Officers headquarters with group of Air Service men
Jackson, A.G./USDA Forest Service
1 photographic print
4 x 6.5 inches
Source: Lockley.
1920 Aug 5
1 12 PH017_12: Crater National Forest, Oregon. Through the Yellow Pine
USDA Forest Service
1 photographic print
4 x 6.5 inches
Source: Lockley.
1920
1 13 PH017_13: Deschutes Naitonal Forest, Klamath County, Oregon. A string of "rainbows" caught before breakfast out of Crescent Lake
Cleator, F. W./USDA Forest Service
1 photographic print
4 x 6.5 inches
Source: Lockley.
1920 Jul 30
1 14 PH017_14: Black Creek trail, Snohomish County, Washington. Cook tent for trail crew, stand of black hemlock. Western hemlock also shown
Treen, L.A./USDA Forest Service
1 photographic print
4 x 6.5 inches
Source: Lockley.
1909 Sep 15
1 15 PH017_15: Bald Mountain, Crater National Forest, NW of prospect, Oregon. General view of large country covered by fire, and smoky condition of atmosphere
Ericson, M.L./USDA Forest Service
1 photographic print
4 x 6.5 inches
Source: Lockley.
1910 Aug 22
1 16 PH017_16: Crater National Forest, Oregon. Wizard Island crater lake
Jackson, A.G./USDA Forest Service
1 photographic print
4 x 6.5 inches
Source: Lockley.
1919 Jul 29
1 17 PH017_17: Wagner Creek, Crater National Forest. Smoke going before the fire carried by downhill draft late in evening
Ericson, M.L./USDA Forest Service
1 photographic print
4 x 6.5 inches
Source: Lockley.
1910
1 18 PH017_18: Cascade National Forest, Lane County, Oregon. Looking east up road from Station 179+58. River to left
Cleator, F. W./USDA Forest Service
1 photographic print
4 x 6.5 inches
Source: Lockley.
1920 Feb 12
1 19 PH017_19: Orting-Pierce County, Washington. Field party in camp
Gaskill, A./USDA Forest Service
1 photographic print
4 x 6.5 inches
Source: Lockley.
1899 Jul
1 20 PH017_20: Whitman National Forest, Oregon. Pack Train "Clear Creek" resevoir
Peterson, J. L./USDA Forest Service
1 photographic print
4 x 6.5 inches
Source: Lockley.
1912
1 21 PH017_21: Jackson County, Oregon. Mill Creek falls on Mill Creek as it empties into north fork of Rogue River, one mile southwest of Prospect, Oregon
Varela, A.G./USDA Forest Service
1 photographic print
6.5 x 8 inches
Source: Lockley.
1911 Aug 11
1 22 PH017_22: Crater National Forest, Klamath County, Oregon. Southern rim of Crater Lake and Mt. Scott as seen from Victor Rock
Diller, J. S./USDA Forest Service
1 photographic print
6.5 x 8 inches
Source: Lockley.
1911 Aug 26
1 23 PH017_23: Crater National Forest, Oregon. Crater Lake from trail leading to water's edge from hotel at point about 150 ft. above water
Varela, A.G./USDA Forest Service
1 photographic print
6.5 x 8 inches
Source: Lockley.
1911
1 24 PH017_24: Wenatchee National Forest, Washington. Opening up the National Forests by road building. The Blewitt pass road under construction
Cowling/USDA Forest Service
1 photographic print
6.5 x 8 inches
Source: Lockley.
1916
1 25 PH017_25: Wenatchee National Forest, Washington. Opening up the National Forests by road building. The Blewitt pass road under construction
Cowling/USDA Forest Service
1 photographic print
6.5 x 8 inches
Source: Lockley.
1916
1 26 PH017_26: Jackson County, Oregon. Power house site on Rogue River 2 miles below Prospect, Oregon. Foundation for hydro-electric power house now being laid
Varela, A.G./USDA Forest Service
1 photographic print
6.5 x 8 inches
Power house site on Rogue River 2 miles below Prospect, Oregon; foundation for hydro-electric powerhouse now being laid by Prospect Construction Co. The cable road in the background is for carrying supplies & Machinery from wagon road to milling site. Cra
Source: Lockley.
1911 Aug 22

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Forests and forestry--Oregon
  • Forests and forestry--Washington (State)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Gelatin silver prints
  • Photographic prints