Medicine Bow National Forest (Wyo.) records, 1897-1987

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Medicine Bow National Forest (Wyo.)
Title
Medicine Bow National Forest (Wyo.) records
Dates
1897-1987 (inclusive)
Quantity
22.73 cubic ft. (42 boxes)
Collection Number
03654
Summary
Contains records documenting the history of the Medicine Bow National Forest in Wyoming.
Repository
University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center
American Heritage Center
University of Wyoming
1000 E. University Ave.
Dept. 3924
Laramie, WY
82071
Telephone: 3077663756
ahcref@uwyo.edu
Access Restrictions
Access Restrictions

There are no access restrictions on the materials for research purposes, and the collection is open to the public.

Languages
English

Historical NoteReturn to Top

The Medicine Bow National Forest (MBNF) of southeastern Wyoming was created in 1902.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Collection contains correspondence, reports, newspaper clippings, maps, blueprints, photographs, and news releases on a variety of issues pertinent to the Medicine Bow National Forest including the installment of telephone lines, fire control, general administrative affairs, place names of land within the MBNF, grazing, mineral and timber rights within the MBNF, watersheds, wildlife management, and recreational activities. Collection also contains biographical information on Forest Service employees who were employed at the MBNF (1912-1958) and biographical information on early residents of Albany and Carbon counties and Laramie, Wyoming (1921- 1952). There are also maps of the MBNF; newspapers clippings; and photographs of ranger districts, campgrounds, timber cutting and Forest Service employees.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Copyright Information

The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.

Preferred Citation

Preferred Citation

Item Description, Box Number, Folder Number, Collection Name, Collection Number, American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Related Materials

Related Materials

There are no known other archival collections created by Medicine Bow National Forest at the date of processing.

Acquisition Information

Acquisition Information

This material was received from the Medicine Bow National Forest Office.

Processing Note

Processing Information

The collection was processed by Laura Uglean Jackson in July 2011.

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Series I. Personnel and People Associated with the MBNF, 1906-1978Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Sub-series 1. Biographical Data of MBNF Employees
Contains short biographical accounts, newspaper articles, and correspondence documenting MBNF personnel. Some folders contain a photograph.
1912-1958
Box Folder
1 4
Averill, Clarence C.
1948
1 5
Beevins, N.G.
1953
1 6
Bunnell, E. Mck. (Diary)
1918-1919
1 7
Brown, Gordon
undated
1 8
Chapman, Lewis Carl
1952
1 9
Clark, Donald E.
1951
1 10
Clarke, R.L
1924
1 11
Clapp, Earle H.
1951
1 12
Coughlin, Louis E.
1951-1953
1 13
Dunmire, M.V.
1951
1 14
Duthie, George A.
1951-1952
1 15
Fisher, W.H.
undated
1 16
Ginter, Paul L.
1951
1 17
Granger, Christopher M.
1951
1 18
Heaton, Phillip
1951
1 19
Helmick, K.J.
1951
1 20
Hennessy, Thomas P.
1951
1 21
Henson, Hazel Wilson
1931
1 22
Hilton, Hubert C.
1934-1951
1 23
Hughes, H.R.
1951
1 24
Jeffers, D.S.
1951
1 25
Jensen, Joseph E.
1958
1 26
Lang, George
1951
1 27
Lindsley, Lorraine
1921
1 28
Metcalf, Walter
1958
1 29
Lovejoy, P.S.
1921
1 30
Miller, Fred J.
1912
1 31
Mullison, John H.
1923-1952
1 32
Nelson, Jesse W.
1951-1952
1 33
Paxton, P.J.
1951
1 34
Pierce, Earl S.
1952
1 35
Ratliffe, Mark J.
1951
1 36
Rice, Ben
1952
1 37
Riggs, Richard
1950-1951
1 38
Smith, Clinton G.
1953
1 39
Stults, Hal L.
1952
1 40
Torgney, Bruce
1951
1 41
Williams, Evan J.
1950
1 42
Woodman, Herbert B.
1926
1 43
Wright, Edward
1931
Sub-series 2. Historical Data from/about Individuals Associated with MBNF
Contains information in the form of newspaper articles, correspondence, and written accounts on people associated with the MBNF, such as residents and land owners, relatives, and people who worked in the MBNF.
1921-1952
Box Folder
2 5
Allen, Fred P. (Biographical Resumes or Notes)
1926
2 6
Anderson, C.J. (Buck),(Biographical Resumes or Notes)
1923-1951
2 7
Baker, Jim, (Biographical Resumes or Notes)
1923-1939
2 8
Bellamy, Charles (Newspaper Clipping)
1935
2 9
Bellamy, Mary Godat (Newspaper Clipping)
1951
2 10
Bengough, C.S. (Newspaper Clipping)
1934
2 11
Boyer, J. St. A. (Newspaper Clipping)
1928
2 12
Brewer, J.C.
1934
2 13
Carlin, Vic
1945
2 14
Casteel, S.J.
1932
2 15
Chaplin, William E.
1948
2 16
Comly, Willett A.
1934
2 17
Cordiner, A.H. (Dad)
1952
2 18
Cosby, Charlie
1927
2 19
Crout, D.F.
1936
2 20
Cummins, John
1927
2 21
Dickinson, William H.
1926
2 22
Earnest, Boney
1927-1933
2 23
Fee, Jack
1947
2 24
Foster, George
1941
2 25
Garrison, W.H.
1928
2 26
Gramm, Otto
1947
2 27
Groesbeck, H.V.S.
1924
2 28
Happy Jack
undated
2 29
Harnden, E.A.
1922
2 30
Harris, Phillip T.
1953
2 31
Heagney, John F.
1924
2 32
Herman, Fred
1928
2 33
Hodge, J.M.
1928
2 34
Hopkins, Robert H.
1935
2 35
Hughes, John P.
1951
2 36
Hunton, John
1930
2 37
Huston, Al
1927-1928
2 38
Ivinson, Edward
1927
2 39
Johnson, Al
1928
2 40
Johnson, Nate
1952
2 41
Johnson, Sam W.
undated
2 42
Lathrop, George
1927
2 43
Lovejoy, Elmer
1952
2 44
Link, Wallis
1934
2 45
McBroom, Ed
1935
2 46
McIntosh, Robert
1925
2 47
Merritt, King
1953
2 48
Micheals, Howard
1927
2 49
Miller, Fred J.
1948-1949
2 50
Mountford, Al
1924
2 51
Nelson, Osea
1951
2 52
Nichols, Kels P.
1929
2 53
Payne, T. John
1948
2 54
Parrotte, George
1951
2 55
Peck, L.D.
1931
2 56
Pennock, Taylor
1931
2 57
Pollock, Robert H.
1939
2 58
Rathje, William
1931
2 59
Reader, A.R.
1933
2 60
Reed, William H.
1951
2 61
Rhinesmith, ME.
1934
2 62
Rice, Anna
1935
2 63
Rivera, Ruby
1929
2 64
Shores, C.W.
1927-1934
2 65
Smalley, Edwin J.
undated
2 66
Smith, Frank
1924
2 67
Sublette, John
1928-1934
2 68
Sundby, G.E.
1952
2 69
Root, Chauncey
1926-1938
2 70
Taylor, MR.
1931
2 71
Tilton, William Erastus
1931
2 72
Watkins, Jack
1927-1934
2 73
Webb, John
1923-1934
2 74
Willardson, James
1948
2 75
Wilt, Daniel M.
1951
2 76
Woods, Sam
1923
2 77
Wymore, A.J.
1930
2 78
Young, C.C.
1933
Sub-series 3. General Personnel Information
Contains lists and directories of MBNF employees as well as information on personnel and people associated with the MBNF.
1906-1978
Box Folder
32 5
Address Books
1971
2 4
Biographical Information - Other Wyomingites
1928-1959
29 3
Coughlin, Louis E., Awards
1948
1 3
List of Forest Supervisors with Short Biographies of Each
1906-1953
30 4
National Forest Organizational Directory, Wyoming
1978
32 3
New Personnel [Short Biographical Resumes]
circa 1976
12
Notebook Listing Persons Employed by the Forest Service in the Medicine Bow Region
1951
Folder
29 1
Personnel Cards/Records
1906-1931
1 2
Personnel Report and Personnel History
1906-1958
2 2
Reports on Local Residents' Opinions and Dealings with the Forest Service [Collection compiled by Louis E. Coughlin]
1909-1911
32 2
Telephone List
undated

Series II. Administrative History Records, 1897-1982Return to Top

Contains reports, correspondence, memoranda, news clippings and news releases on a variety of issues, topics, and locations of MBNF. Information on financials, personnel, and other administrative operations can also be found in this series. There are also maps, a field journal, and a run of the MBNF's weekly newsletter (1975-1978).

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
42 1
Buildings (7310)
1968
30 3
Charts
1953
40 9
Cora Grant/Berlin Mining Corp.
1966-1969
29 5
Crow Creek Maps
1900-1910
41 3
Development and Control Programs (2650)
1941-1965
3 2
Developments and Improvements
1950
42 7
Echo Lodge Evaluation
1980
32 9
Field Book [Journal]
1951
40 4
Field Inventory- Evaluation of Fishing Waters
1959-1960
12
Filing System Handbook (2)
1970
Folder
32 10-12
Fire Behavior Training School Materials [Manuals]
1957-1961
33 1-2
Fire Behavior Training School Materials [Manuals]
1957-1970
3 6
Fire Control- Letters, Memoranda, and Newspaper Clippings
1932-1958
3 7
Fire Control- Reports
1939-1955
3 8
Fire Control- Maps, Tables, and Other Materials
1938-1956
4 8
Forest Service- Fiscal, Financial
1906-1962
4 8
Forest Service- National Concerns
1907-1953
4 6
Geographical Place Names- Other Materials
1926-1933
4 7
Geographical Place Names- Letters
1908-1951
40 11
Grazing- Annual Grazing and Other Reports
1929-1951
5 5
Grazing- News Articles and Other Materials
1906-1959
5 6
Grazing- Permits and Other Information
1915-1927
5 7
Grazing- Reports
1907-1951
5 8
Hayden National Forest
1910-1925
29 4
Hayden National Forest
circa 1921
4 5
Historical Accounts and Reports
1915-1952
40 3
Hot Shot Placer
1967-1974
42 4-6
I and E Analysis and Plans
1968-1969
40 14
Inspections
1974
40 15
Inspections
1946-1973
41 1
Inspection and Survey Reports
1955-1969
6 3
Land Classification
1905-1960
6 4-5
Land Ownership- Letters
1907-1959
5 4
Lands Within the Forest
1924-1955
5 9
Laramie and Vicinity
1923-1951
10 3
Maps
circa 1940
30 6
Maps
circa 1956
39
Maps
1903-1926
Folder
32 6
Maps
undated
30 7-9
Medicine Bow National Forest Weekly News Notes
August 4, 1975 - August 29, 1977
31 1-
Medicine Bow National Forest Weekly News Notes
September 6, 1977 - October, 1978
7 1
Minerals Management
1921-1951
42 2
Minerals and Geology (2800)
1978-1980
42 3
Mining Claims
1967-1977
29 8
Miscellaneous
1908-1975
33 17
Miscellaneous [Subject Files, Numbered]
1903-1937
11
Notebook- History of the Cheyenne National Forest
undated
Folder
31 5
Notes
1976
41 10
Planning (1900)
1972
40 12
Pole Mountain- Training Annex and Other Material
1959-1961
40 13
Pole Mountain and Other Materials
1933-1970
40 16
Pole Mountain and Other Materials
1927-1972
40 17
Pole Mountain District
1931-1968
41 2
Pole Mountain District
1909-1963
40 2
Pole Mountain District, National Christmas Tree, and Other Materials
1929-1982
40 8
Pole Mountain District- Paper and Report
1945, 1954
12
Pole Mountain Nursery
1929-1939
Folder
32 1
Press Release
1976
40 10
Project Files
1947-1960
40 7
Proposals
1972-1975
7 2
Range Management- Letters
1908-1948
30 2
Range Management- Other Materials
1909-1927
7 3
Reclamation
1933
7 4
Recreation
1922-1960
40 5
Reports, Medicine Bow and Miscellaneous
1973-1980
4 2
Reports, Misc.
1907-1961
5 2
Reports, Misc.
1909-1950
32 4
Reports, Misc.
1954, 1975
7 5
Safety
1923-1952
3 3-5
Sand Lake Road (Engineering Operations, Correspondence, and Estimates)
1958-1959
29 6
Scrapbook (Xerox copy)
1927-1953
4 3
Senate Bills
1953
41 4-9
Special Uses- Happy Jack Ski Area (2720)
1970-1981
33 16
Statistical Reports and Project Work Inventories
circa 1950
2 1
Telegraph/Telephone Lines, Correspondence
1909-1952
3 1
Telegraph/Telephone Lines
1912-1937
8 1-2
Timber Management- Letters and Memoranda
1904-1961
29 7
Timber Management- Newspaper Articles and Other Materials
1902-1960
8 3
Timber Management- Reports
1906-1953
9 1
Transportation
1909-1953
41 11-14
Transportation System- Snowy Range Highway/Road (7700)
1975-1982
9 2
Trespass- Letters and Memoranda
1908-1919
9 3
Trespass- Reports and Other Materials
1908-1950
9 4
Watersheds
1940-1951
9 5
Weather and Climatological Data
1936-1949
10 1
Wildlife- Letters and Other Materials
1917-1958
10 2
Wildlife- Reports
1897-1940

Series III. Correspondence, 1908-1979Return to Top

Contains letters and memos to and from MBNF personnel on a variety of topics including homesteading, fires, recreation, and general administrative operations.

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
2 3
Collecting Historical Data [Area Residents- Letters]
1909-1953
32 8
Correspondence
1979
1 1
General Correspondence
1923-1951
4 1
Correspondence and Memoranda
1919-1951
5 3
Correspondence and Memoranda
1908-1935
6 1
Correspondence and Memoranda [Wyoming in General]
1923-1955
32 7
Forest Service Employees
1922-1958
30 5
Memoranda
1975

Series IV. Publications, 1924-1987Return to Top

Primarily contains newspaper clippings about MBNF issues and activities, but also includes MBNF publications such as pamphlets.

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
33 15
Experiment Station Publications
1964
33 14
"Forest History" (Periodical)
1968
5 1
Newspaper Clippings
1924-1960
4 4
Newspaper Clippings
1931-1960
40 18
Newspaper Clippings
1961-1962
31 2
Newspaper Clippings
December 16, 1964 - June 20, 1968
30 1
Newspaper Clippings
1974-1976
31 3
Newspaper Clippings
December 31, 1974 - December 29, 1977
31 4
Newspaper Clippings
January 3, 1978 - September 29, 1978
33 3
Newspaper Clippings
September, 1978 - July, 1979
33 4
Newspaper Clippings
August 1979 - March 1980
33 5
Newspaper Clippings
April 1980 - July 1980
33 6
Newspaper Clippings
August 1980 - December 1980
33 7
Newspaper Clippings
January 1981 - September 1981
34 1
Newspaper Clippings
1982
33 8
Newspaper Clippings
October 1984 - December 1985
33 9
Newspaper Clippings
February 1984 - September 1984
33 10
Newspaper Clippings
January 1986 - October 1986
33 12
Newspaper Clippings
October 1986 - June 1987
33 11
Newspaper Clippings
August 1987 - December 1987
6 2
Newspaper Clippings, Wyoming in General
1929-1961
11
Newspapers
1924-1967
Folder
28 9
Pamphlets and Periodicals
1926-1952
33 13
Pamphlets and Other Printed Material
undated
34-39
Scrapbooks of Clippings (Eight)
1921-1964

Series V. Photographs, 1907-1985Return to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Sub-series 1. Photographs Organized by Number
This set of photographs is organized by a hierarchical filing structure created by the MBNF. It contains hundreds of photographs and negatives of the MBNF, including people and personnel; lumber and timber operations; recreational activities such as skiing, picnicking and fishing; plants and animals; and forest fire damage, equipment, and prevention.
1907-1968
Box Folder
29 2
Outline of Photo Organizational Structure
1963
13 1
Exhibits (1603)
circa 1922
13 2
Exhibits - Floats (1603.2)
1928-1961
13 3-4
Contracts and Other - Historical Data (1650.1)
1900-1968
13 5
Range Management (2200)
circa 1962
13 6
Range Management - Administrative Studies - Exclosures (2211.1)
1923-1949
13 7
Range Management - Administrative Studies - Transects (2211.3)
circa 1953
13 8
Range Management - Herbarium (2212)
1921-1949
13 9
Range Management - Herbarium - Poisonous Plants (2212.3)
undated
13 10
Range Management - Management (2220)
circa 1951
13 11-12
Range Management - Management - Handling Stock, C and H (2221)
1921-1953
13 13
Range Management - Management - Handling Stock, C and H - Branding (2221.1)
1921-1922
13 14
Range Management - Management - Handling Stock, C and H - Marketing (2221.6)
1926
13 15
Range Management - Management - Handling Stock, C and H - Salting (2221.7)
1920-1925
13 16
Range Management - Management - Handling Stock, C and H - Overgrazed Areas (2221.10)
1932-1952
13 17
Range Management - Management - Handling Stock, S and G (2222)
1914-1942
13 18
Range Management - Management - Handling Stock, S and G - Branding (2222.2)
1922
13 19
Range Management - Management - Handling Stock, S and G - Camps (2222.3)
1917-1931
13 20
Range Management - Management - Handling Stock, S and G - Docking (2222.6)
1964
13 21
Range Management - Management - Handling Stock, S and G - Driveways (2222.7)
1935-1949
14 1
Range Management - Management - Handling Stock, S and G - Herding (2222.9)
1939-1964
14 2
Range Management - Management - Handling Stock, S and G - Lambing (2222.10)
undated
14 3
Range Management - Management - Handling Stock, S and G - Overgrazed Areas (2222.13)
1949
14 4
Range Management - Management - Handling Stock, S and G - Shearing (2222.15)
1922
14 5
Range Management - Management - Handling Stock, S and G - Counting (2222.19)
1938-1945
14 6
Range Management - Utilization (2223)
circa 1949
14 7
Range Management - Utilization - By Cattle (2223.1)
1935-1952
14 8
Range Management - Utilization - By Sheep (2223.2)
1911-1949
14 9
Range Management - Revegetation - Plowing and Seeding (2241.3)
1945-1949
14 10
Range Management - Improvements - Fences (2243.2)
1938-1941
14 11
Range Management - Improvements - Driveways (2243.5)
1917-1949
14 12
Range Management - Improvements - Cattle Guards (2243.8)
1938
14 13
Range Management - Improvements - Bridges (2243.11)
1933
14 14
Range Management - Improvements - Sanitation (unnumbered)
1938
14 15-16
Recreation Management - Developed Sites - Campgrounds (2330.1)
1933-1960
14 17-18
Recreation Management - Developed Sites - Picnic Grounds (2330.2)
1928-1961
14 19
Recreation Management - Developed Sites - Organization Camps (2330.4)
1922-1956
14 20
Recreation Management - Developed Sites - Camp Furniture (unnumbered)
1934-1938
15 1
Recreation Management - Developed Sites - Resorts (2330.9)
1923-1938
15 2
Recreation Management - Developed Sites - Roadside Rest Stops (2330.10)
1960
15 3
Recreation Management - Developed Sites - Construction of Facilities (2330.12)
1933
15 4
Recreation Management - Administration (2350)
1961
15 5
Recreation Management - Types of Recreation Uses - Fishing (2351.4)
1939-1946
15 6
Recreation Management - Types of Recreation Uses - Hiking (2351.5)
1923-1925
15 7
Recreation Management - Types of Recreation Uses - Hunting (2351.6)
undated
15 8
Recreation Management - Types of Recreation Uses - Riding (2351.9)
circa 1941
15 9
Recreation Management - Types of Recreation Uses - Skiing (2351.10)
undated
15 10
Recreation Management - Types of Recreation Uses - Vandalism (2351.14)
circa 1956
15 11
Recreation Management - Types of Recreation Uses - Motoring (2351.17)
1927-1931
15 12
Recreation Management - Scenic Attractions - Landscapes (2352.1)
1940
15 13
Recreation Management - Scenic Attractions - Snow Scenes (2352.2)
1912-1945
15 14
Recreation Management - Scenic Attractions - Historical Items (2352.5)
1914
15 15
Recreation Management - Scenic Attractions - Glaciers (2352.7)
1916-1941
15 16
Recreation Management - Scenic Attractions - Lakes (2352.9)
1920-1941
16 1
Recreation Management - Scenic Attractions - Lakes (2352.9)
1920-1941
16 2
Recreation Management - Scenic Attractions - Mountain Ranges (2352.12)
undated
16 3
Recreation Management - Scenic Attractions - Rock Formations (2352.14)
1916-1938
16 4
Recreation Management - Scenic Attractions - Water Falls (2352.16)
1922-1926
16 5
Recreation Management - Scenic Attractions - Wild Flowers (2352.17)
undated
16 6
Timber Management (2400)
undated
16 7
Timber Management - Administrative Studies - Forest Types - Pinon-Juniper (2402.1)
1940
16 8
Timber Management - Administrative Studies - Forest Types - Aspen (2402.2)
undated
16 9
Timber Management - Administrative Studies - Forest Types - Douglas-Fir (2402.3)
circa 1922
16 10
Timber Management - Administrative Studies - Forest Types - Lodgepole Pine (2402.4)
circa 1923
16 11
Timber Management - Administrative Studies - Forest Types - Spruce Fir (2402.5)
1941
16 12
Timber Management - Administrative Studies - Forest Types - Ponderosa Pine (2402.6)
undated
16 13
Timber Management - Administrative Studies - Forest Types - Miscellaneous (2402.9)
1926-1961
16 14
Timber Management - Commercial Timber Sales - Cruising (2431.1)
1938
16 15
Timber Management - Commercial Timber Sales - Presale Preparation - Growth Studies (2431.2)
1935
16 16
Timber Management - Commercial Timber Sales - Presale Preparation - Marking (2431.4)
circa 1912
16 17
Timber Management - Sales - Logging (2432.1)
1921-1949
17 1-2
Timber Management - Sales - Logging (2432.1)
1914-1944
17 3
Timber Management - Sales - Logging - Brush Disposal (2432.1a)
undated
17 4
Timber Management - Sales - Logging - Felling and Bucking (2432.1b)
undated
17 5
Timber Management - Sales - Logging - Camps and Mills (2432.1c)
1922-1928
17 6
Timber Management - Sales - Logging - Skidding (2432.1d)
1935
17 7
Timber Management - Sales - Logging - Loading (2432.1f)
1921-1944
17 8
Timber Management - Sales - Logging - Hauling (2432.1g)
1923-1944
17 9
Timber Management - Sales - Logging - Erosion Control (2432.1h)
1931-1956
17 10
Timber Management - Sales - Logging - Roads (2432.1i)
1961
17 11
Timber Management - Sales - Sawmills (2432.2)
1938-1949
17 12
Timber Management - Sales - Sawmills - Machinery (2432.2a)
1914-1949
17 13
Timber Management - Sales - Sawmills - Ponds (2432.2b)
1943
17 14
Timber Management - Sales - Sawmills - Yards (2432.2d)
1914-1949
17 15
Timber Management - Sales - Sawmills - Burners (2432.2e)
circa 1917
17 16
Timber Management - Sales - Sawmills - Planner Mill (2432.2f)
undated
17 17
Timber Management - Sales - Sawmills - Log Preservation (2432.2g)
1933-1938
17 18
Timber Management - Sales - Silverculture Methods - Clearcut by Area (2432.3a)
1943-1949
17 19
Timber Management - Sales - Silverculture Methods - Cut by Strips (2432.3b)
1938-1953
17 20
Timber Management - Sales - Waste - Defect (2432.4a)
undated
17 21
Timber Management - Sales - Waste - Young Growth, Injury (2432.4d)
undated
17 22
Timber Management - Sale Cruises, Marking, and Volume - Cruising (2441.1)
1938-1949
18 1
Timber Management - Scaling and Measuring (2442)
circa 1925
18 2
Timber Management - Diseased Material (2461)
undated
18 3
Timber Management - Free Use (2463)
circa 1925
18 4
Timber Management - Reforestation - Camps (2470.1)
undated
18 5
Timber Management - Reforestation - Crews (2470.2)
1928-1936
18 6
Timber Management - Reforestation - Equipment, Tools, Etc. (2470.3)
circa 1936
18 7
Timber Management - Reforestation - Operations (2470.4)
1912-1938
18 8
Timber Management - Reforestation - Plantations (2470.5)
1929-1938
18 9
Timber Management - Reforestation - Planting Sites (2470.6)
1928-1936
18 10
Timber Management - Reforestation - Planting Stock (2470.7)
undated
18 11
Timber Management - Reforestation - Natural Reproduction (2470.9)
1921-1938
18 12
Timber Management - Reforestation - Thinning (2470.11)
1933-1944
18 13
Timber Management - Protection of Sales Areas - Hazard Reduction - Lopping and Scattering (2481.1)
1923-1924
18 14
Timber Management - Protection of Sales Areas - Hazard Reduction - Piling and Burning (2481.2)
1907-1949
18 15
Timber Management - Protection of Sales Areas - Hazard Reduction - Roadside Cleanup (2481.4)
circa 1955
18 16
Timber Management - Protection of Sales Areas - Insect and Disease Control (2483)
1935-1966
18 17
Timber Management - Protection of Sales Areas - Insect and Disease Control - Methods of Control (2483.3)
1934-1935
18 18
Watershed Management - Watershed Surveys and Plans (2510)
1949-1965
18 19
Watershed Management - Watershed Surveys and Plans - Water Resources (2511)
1965-1968
19 1
Watershed Management - Watershed Surveys and Plans - Water Resources - Ditches and Flumes (2511.2)
undated
19 2
Watershed Management - Watershed Surveys and Plans - Water Resources - Reservoirs for Domestic Use (2511.5)
1964
19 3
Watershed Management - Watershed Surveys and Plans - Floods - Watershed on which Flood Occurred (2512.1)
circa 1926
19 4
Watershed Management - Watershed Surveys and Plans - Floods - Flood Waters (2512.2)
undated
19 5
Watershed Management - Watershed Surveys and Plans - Floods - Damage (Property) (2512.3)
1953
19 6
Watershed Management - Watershed Surveys and Plans - Floods - Erosion (2512.6)
1949
19 7
Watershed Management - Watershed Surveys and Plans - Water Use - Domestic (2513.1)
1967
19 8-9
Watershed Management - Water Resource Protection - Erosion Caused by Natural Causes (2520.7)
circa 1931
19 10
Watershed Management - Water Yield Improvement - Snow Surveys (2540.2)
undated
19 11
Wildlife Management - Wildlife Habitat (2630)
1968
19 12
Wildlife Management - Wildlife Habitat - Improvement Projects (2630.1)
1922-1935
19 13
Wildlife Management - Wildlife Habitat - Habitat Types (2630.2)
1923-1966
19 14
Wildlife Management - Wildlife Habitat - Damage (2630.4)
1925
19 15
Wildlife Management - Hunting, Fishing, Trapping - Big Game Species - Elk (2641.1)
1926
19 16
Wildlife Management - Hunting, Fishing, Trapping - Big Game Species - Deer (2641.2)
1933-1949
19 17
Wildlife Management - Hunting, Fishing, Trapping - Big Game Species - Mountain Sheep (2641.3)
1928-1965
20 1
Wildlife Management - Hunting, Fishing, Trapping - Big Game Species - Bear (2641.4)
1938
20 2
Wildlife Management - Hunting, Fishing, Trapping - Big Game Species - Antelope (2641.5)
1939
20 3
Wildlife Management - Hunting, Fishing, Trapping - Small Game Species - Rabbits (2642.1)
1922-1926
20 4
Wildlife Management - Hunting, Fishing, Trapping - Birds (2643)
circa 1922
20 5
Wildlife Management - Hunting, Fishing, Trapping - Birds - Grouse (2643.1)
1922-1933
20 6
Wildlife Management - Hunting, Fishing, Trapping - Birds - Turkey (2643.2)
circa 1944
20 7
Wildlife Management - Hunting, Fishing, Trapping - Birds - Ptarmigan (2643.3)
1922-1943
20 8
Wildlife Management - Hunting, Fishing, Trapping - Birds - Miscellaneous (2643.4)
1921-1925
20 9
Wildlife Management - Hunting, Fishing, Trapping - Birds - Hawk (2643.5)
1925
20 10
Wildlife Management - Hunting, Fishing, Trapping - Birds - Camp Robber (2643.6)
circa 1926
20 11
Wildlife Management - Hunting, Fishing, Trapping - Predatory Animals - Coyote (2644.1)
1926
20 12
Wildlife Management - Hunting, Fishing, Trapping - Predatory Animals - Bob Cat (2644.4)
undated
20 13
Wildlife Management - Hunting, Fishing, Trapping - Predatory Animals - Miscellaneous (2644.5)
circa 1966
20 14
Wildlife Management - Hunting, Fishing, Trapping - Rodents - Porcupine (2645.3)
undated
20 15
Wildlife Management - Hunting, Fishing, Trapping - Rodents - Gophers (2645.5)
undated
20 16
Wildlife Management - Hunting, Fishing, Trapping - Rodents - Beavers (2645.6)
1928-1939
20 17
Wildlife Management - Hunting, Fishing, Trapping - Rodents - Chipmunks (2645.7)
undated
20 18
Wildlife Management - Hunting, Fishing, Trapping - Fishing (2647)
1939
20 19
Wildlife Management - Hunting, Fishing, Trapping - Fishing - Catches (2647.4)
1922
20 20
Wildlife Management - Hunting, Fishing, Trapping - Fishing - Planting (2647.7)
undated
20 21
Land Use Management - Agriculture and Cultivation (2710.1)
circa 1924
20 22
Land Use Management - Camps (2710.3)
1926-1936
20 23
Land Use Management - Residences (2710.9)
1915-1922
20 24
Land Use Management - Resorts (2710.10)
1920-1938
21 1
Land Use Management - Miscellaneous (2710.16)
circa 1921
21 2
Minerals Management - Lode Claims (2810.1)
undated
21 3
Minerals Management - Placer Claims (2810.2)
undated
21 4
Minerals Management - Quarries (2810.4)
undated
21 5
Minerals Management - Mining Camps (2810.7)
undated
21 6
Fire Control - Presuppression - Detection (5120.1)
1944-1945
21 7
Fire Control - Presuppression - Equipment - Hand Tools (5120.2b)
1925-1938
21 8
Fire Control - Presuppression - Equipment - Transportation (5120.2c)
1922-1925
21 9
Fire Control - Presuppression - Equipment - Communication (5120.2d)
1942-1945
21 10
Fire Control - Presuppression - Improvements (5120.7)
1912-1953
21 11
Fire Control - Suppression - Fires Burning (5130.1)
1916-1955
21 12
Fire Control - Suppression - Crews Working (5130.2)
1915-1966
21 13
Fire Control - Suppression - Equipment Working (5130.3)
undated
21 14
Fire Control - Suppression - Fire Lines (5130.4)
1912-1966
21 15
Fire Control - Suppression - Camps (5130.5)
circa 1955
22 1-3
Fire Control - Damage - Areas Burned (5140.1)
1915-1958
22 4
Fire Control - Equipment and Supply Program - Safety (5160.4)
1928-1945
22 5
Fire Control - Exchange (5430)
1942
22 6
Fire Control - Claims and Reconveyances (5450)
1917-1937
22 7
Fire Control - Helicopter Operations (5750)
1925-1961
22 8-9
Personnel Management - Employment - Forest Officers (6110.1)
1903-1949
23 1
Personnel Management - Employment - Forest Officers (6110.1)
1903-1965
23 2
Engineering - Specialized Equipment - Miscellaneous Equipment (7120.3)
1922-1946
23 3
Engineering - Land Line Location (7150)
undated
23 4
Engineering - Signs and Posters (7160)
1938-1961
23 5
Engineering - Signs and Posters - Entrance Portals and Identification Markers (7160.3)
1936-1949
23 6
Engineering - Signs and Posters - Information (7160.4)
1934-1960
23 7
Engineering - Signs and Posters - Special, Site Entrance, Etc. (7160.5)
undated
23 8
Telephone Systems (7200.4)
1933-1938
23 9
Buildings - Dwellings (7300.1)
1936-1945
23 10-12
Buildings - Combination Buildings (7300.2)
1917-1955
24 1
Buildings - Barns (7300.3)
1916-1942
24 2
Buildings - Bunkhouses (7300.4)
undated
24 3
Buildings - Garages (7300.6)
1933-1940
24 4
Buildings - Miscellaneous Buildings (7300.7)
circa 1933
24 5-8
Transportation Systems - Roads (7700.1)
1919-1966
25 1
Transportation Systems - Roads (7700.1)
1919-1966
25 2
Transportation Systems - Trails (7700.2)
1925-1939
25 3
Transportation Systems - Bridges, Roads (7700.4)
1932-1933
25 4
Transportation Systems - Bridges, Trails (7700.5)
1933-1936
25 5
Transportation Systems - Culverts (7700.7)
1939
25 6
Transportation Systems - Cattle Guards (7700.9)
circa 1940
25 7
Transportation Systems - Other (7700.12)
1915-1938
25 8
Recreation (unnumbered)
circa 1933
25 9
F.O. Field Trips (unnumbered)
1925-1941
25 10
F.O. Meetings (unnumbered)
1923-1931
25 11
Miscellaneous and Unidentified (unnumbered)
1925-1937
Sub-series 2. Photographs Organized Alphabetically
Contains photographs and negatives of plants, animals, operations, and the MBNF landscape. Images are similar and may even be duplicates of photographs found in sub-series 1, but they were organized according to one subject and arranged alphabetically.
1925-1956
Box Folder
25 12
After Fire
undated
25 13
Agricultural and Mineral
undated
25 14
Administrative, Range, and Recreation
1938-1956
25 15
Aspen
undated
26 18
Beaver
circa 1939
25 16
Birds
undated
25 17
Boundary Post
1939
26 20
Bridges
undated
26 21
Buildings
undated
26 22
Buildings (other than)
1927
25 18
Burned Over Areas
undated
25 19
Camping
1939
25 20
Camps
1938
25 21
Cattle
undated
25 22
Control Work
1938
25 23
Cutover Lands
undated
25 24
Departmental
1926-1939
26 1
Diseases
undated
26 2
Equipment, Machinery, Tools
undated
26 3
Earth
undated
26 4
Erosion, Water, and Grazing
1931
26 5
Excursions
1948
26 6
Felling
1927-1937
26 7
Fir (by species)
undated
26 8
Fishing
circa 1939
26 9
Floods
circa 1953
26 10
Forest Officers
1931-1933
26 11
Fungus
undated
26 12
Growth Studies
undated
26 13
Individuals
1925-1952
26 14
Insects
1934-1935
26 15
Insect Control Work
undated
26 16
Lakes
undated
26 17
Loading
circa 1931
26 19
Lookouts
1929-1953
26 23
Logging
undated
26 24
Marking
circa 1927
26 25
Meetings (Ranger Training, etc.)
1925-1956
26 26
Miscellaneous
1938-1952
26 27
Mountains
circa 1928
27 1
National Forest
undated
26 28
Nursery
1938
26 29
Peaks and Lookout Stations
1927-1942
28 8
Photographic Record
1950
26 30
Pine (by species)
circa 1927
27 2
Plantations
circa 1927
27 3
Poisonous (Larkspurs, etc.)
1921
27 4
Predatory Animals (by species)
undated
27 5
Range
1949
27 6
Range Sheep
1927-1929
27 7
Ranger Stations
1938
27 8
Rapids
undated
27 9
Resorts (Other than special uses)
1920-1938
27 10
Riding
undated
27 11
Roads and Trails
1924-1941
27 12
Rock Formations
1926-1940
27 13
Sanitation, Fountains, Toilets
circa 1956
27 14
Sawmills
1937-1949
27 15
Scenic Attractions
1938-1942
27 16
Selection, Including Thinning and Pruning
1927-1949
27 17
Sheep
1938
27 18
Signs
undated
27 19
Silverculture Systems
undated
27 20
Skidding, Skids, Landings
1935
27 21
Skiing
1941
27 22
Spruce (By Species)
1937
27 23
Stream Improvement
1937
27 24
Streams
circa 1927
27 25
Ties
circa 1935
28 1
Timberline
undated
28 2
Timbersale Areas
1927-1950
28 3
Tools and Tool Boxes
undated
28 4
Treating Plants, Etc.
undated
28 5
Watersheds and Drainages
undated
28 6
Water Development
1938
28 7
Winter Scenes
undated
Sub-series 3. Photographs, General
Contains a photo album and miscellaneous photographs.
1922-1985
Box
28
Forest Work and Practices in the U.S. (Photo Album)
undated
Folder
31 6
Miscellaneous Photographs
1972-1976
33 18
Miscellaneous Photographs
1922-1985
40 6
Pole Mountain
1956

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Subject Terms

  • Camp sites, facilities, etc. -- Wyoming.
  • Forest fires -- Prevention and control.
  • Forest rangers -- Wyoming.
  • Forest reserves -- Wyoming.
  • Grazing -- Wyoming.
  • Lumber trade -- Wyoming.
  • Mines and mineral resources -- Wyoming.
  • Watersheds -- Wyoming.
  • Wildlife management -- Wyoming.

Geographical Names

  • Albany County (Wyo.) -- Genealogy.
  • Carbon County (Wyo.) -- Genealogy.
  • Laramie (Wyo.)
  • Medicine Bow National Forest (Wyo.)
  • Pole Mountain (Wyo.)
  • Wyoming -- History -- 1890-1918.
  • Wyoming -- History -- 1919-1945
  • Wyoming -- History -- 1946-

Form or Genre Terms

  • Blueprints
  • Maps
  • Photograph albums
  • Photographs
  • Scrapbooks