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Harold H. Biswell papers, approximately 1910-1980.
BANC MSS 2002/67 c Carton 1; BANC MSS 2002/67 c Carton 2; BANC MSS 2002/67 c Carton 3; BANC MSS 2002/67 c Carton 4; ...
Collection Overview

Title:

Harold H. Biswell papers, approximately 1910-1980

Creator/Contributor:

Biswell, Harold H. (Harold Hubert), creator, creator.

Creator/Contributor:

University of California (1868-1952)

Creator/Contributor:

University of California, Berkeley, School of Forestry.

Creator/Contributor:

University of California, Berkeley, School of Forestry and Conservation.

Abstract:

The majority of the papers and articles reflect Harold Biswell's association with controlled burning and forest ecology. Includes numerous documented photographs and slides of California forests, chaparral, and ranches from the 1910s through the 1970s.

Date:

1910 (issued)

Subject:

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Biswell, Harold H. (Harold Hubert) -- Archives
Biswell, Harold H. (Harold Hubert) -- Correspondence
University of California (1868-1952) -- Faculty
University of California, Berkeley. -- School of Forestry -- Faculty
University of California, Berkeley. -- School of Forestry and Conservation -- Faculty
Forest ecology -- California
Forest fires -- California -- Prevention
Forest fires -- Research -- California
Forest fires -- Study and teaching -- California
Forest degradation -- California
Forest restoration -- California
Forests and forestry -- California
Forests and forestry -- California -- Photographs
Forests and forestry -- Canada -- Photographs
Forestry schools and education
Forests and forestry -- Research
Foresters -- California -- Berkeley
College teachers -- California -- Berkeley

Note:

Forms part of the History of science and technology collection.
UNARRANGED COLLECTION. UNAVAILABLE FOR USE. Inquiries regarding these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Notice of Interest in Unprocessed Collections form.
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Harold H. Biswell papers, BANC MSS 2002/67 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift of Harold Biswell Jr.; in 2001-2002.
Harold H. Biswell (1905-1992) was appointed to the faculty of the School of Forestry on the University of California, Berkeley in 1947, and he retired in 1973. He became a preeminent researcher, teacher, and advocate of fire ecology and management. His pioneering work was a major factor in developing new policies of controlled or prescribed burning to mimic or reintroduce the natural fire cycle for the protection and management of ponderosa pine and giant sequoia forests.
In English.
Container list available in the library.

Type:

Faculty papers.
Photographs.

Physical Description:

print
16.65 (13 1

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/libraries/bancroft-library/unprocessed-collections-form
BANC MSS 2002/67 c Carton 1
BANC MSS 2002/67 c Carton 2
BANC MSS 2002/67 c Carton 3
BANC MSS 2002/67 c Carton 4
BANC MSS 2002/67 c Carton 5
BANC MSS 2002/67 c Carton 6
BANC MSS 2002/67 c Carton 7
BANC MSS 2002/67 c Carton 8
BANC MSS 2002/67 c Carton 9
BANC MSS 2002/67 c Carton 10
BANC MSS 2002/67 c Carton 11
BANC MSS 2002/67 c Carton 12
BANC MSS 2002/67 c Carton 13
BANC MSS 2002/67 c Oversize box 1
BANC MSS 2002/67 c
BANC MSS 2002/67 c

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

UNARRANGED COLLECTION. UNAVAILABLE FOR USE. Inquiries regarding these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Notice of Interest in Unprocessed Collections form.
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.