Keep Oregon Green Association Records, 1945-1957  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Keep Oregon Green Association
Title
Keep Oregon Green Association Records
Dates
1945-1957 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.2 cubic foot, (1 box)
Collection Number
MSS KeepOrGreen
Summary
The Keep Oregon Green Association Records consists of minutes and annual, financial, and activities reports assembled by Paul M. Dunn, Dean of the Oregon State College School of Forestry.
Repository
Oregon State University Libraries, Special Collections and Archives Research Center
Special Collections and Archives Research Center
121 The Valley Library
Oregon State University
Corvallis OR
97331-4501
Telephone: 541-737-2075
Fax: 541-737-8674
scarc@oregonstate.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Languages
English


Historical NoteReturn to Top

The Keep Oregon Green Association was founded in 1941 to conduct a statewide fire prevention program of education and information and thereby assist in protecting landowners’ resources. Paul M. Dunn, Dean of the School of Forestry from 1942 to 1955, served on the Board of Trustees and as Chairman of the Executive Committee of Keep Oregon Green. Walter F. McCulloch, his successor as Dean, also served as a member of the association board.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Keep Oregon Green Association Records consist primarily of meeting minutes and annual, financial, and activities reports. The Records were assembled by Paul M. Dunn, Dean of the Oregon State College School of Forestry, in his role as a member of the Board of Trustees and Chairman of the Executive Committee. The records also include correspondence, lists of contributors and members, radio releases, and brochures. The records document the activities of the organization and provide summary information about the number and size of forest fires in Oregon.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Preferred Citation

Keep Oregon Green Association Records, Oregon State University Archives, Corvallis, Oregon.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Forest fires--Oregon--Prevention and control.
  • Forest protection--Oregon.
  • Forests and forestry--Fire management--Oregon--Societies, etc.
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Dunn, Paul M. (creator)