Archibald McNeill Whisnant manuscripts, circa 1876-1961  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Whisnant, Arch
Title
Archibald McNeill Whisnant manuscripts
Dates
circa 1876-1961 (inclusive)
Quantity
1.5 linear feet, (1 container)
Collection Number
Ax 098
Summary
Archibald McNeill Whisnant was a journalist and publicist. The manuscripts consist of speeches and reports to the Pacific Logging Congress, a few short stories, a novel of the fur trade, "The Beaver Hat," and a history of the lumber industry in the United States, "Mankind and the Forests."Archibald McNeill Whisnant was a newspaperman and publicist.
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 & University Archives Reading Room.

Languages
English


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The manuscripts consist of speeches and reports to the Pacific Logging Congress, a few short stories, a novel of the fur trade, "The Beaver Hat," and a history of the lumber industry in the United States, "Mankind and the Forests."

Historical NoteReturn to Top

Archibald McNeill Whisnant (1876-1961) was a journalist and publicist who wrote extensively on the Pacific Northmest timber industry. He served as secretary of the Pacific Logging Congress.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Archibald McNeill Whisnant manuscripts, Ax 098, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Forest products industry--Northwest, Pacific
  • Fur trade
  • Journalists--Northwest, Pacific
  • Lumber trade--Northwest, Pacific
  • Personal Names :
  • Whisnant, Arch
  • Corporate Names :
  • Pacific Logging Congress.
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Manuscripts for publication
  • Speeches