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Austin Cary Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 012

Scope and Content

Papers and photographs relating to forestry, naval stores, and the turpentine industry.

Dates

  • 1905-1936

Creator

Access

The collection is open for research.

Biographical/Historical Note

Forester and logging engineer. Born in Maine; educated at Bowdoin College; Assistant Professor of Forestry, Harvard College, 1905-1909; Superintendent of State Parks, New York, 1909-1910; Logging Engineer, U.S. Forests Service, 1919-1935.

Extent

7.5 Linear feet (18 Boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Papers relating to forestry, naval stores, and the turpentine industry in Florida.

Physical Location

University of Florida Smathers Library Building

Alternate Form of Finding Aid

Finding aid available in the library was prepared by the Florida Historical Records Survey.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Austin Cary estate through University of Florida School of Forestry, 1936.

Alternate Form of Material

Digital reproductions of items in this collection are available online via the University of Florida Digital Collections (UFDC). Please read the Permissions for Use statement for information on copyright, fair use, and use of UFDC digital objects.

Processing Notes

Finding aid materials prepared by the Florida Historical Records Survey.

Title
A Guide to the Austin Cary Papers
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Dept. Staff
Date
March 2005
Description rules
Finding Aid Prepared Using Dacs
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Description is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida Repository

Contact:
George A. Smathers Libraries
PO Box 117005
Gainesville Florida 32611-7005 United States of America
352-273-2755