Title and statement of responsibility area
Forest Museum records
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- textual record
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Dates of creation area
- British Columbia. Forest Service
Physical description area
Originals, 36 cm
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Name of creator
Established March 28, 1945 when the Forest Branch of the Dept. of Lands became the Forest Service of the Dept. of Lands and Forests. The Forest Service retained its name when the Dept. of Lands and Forests became the Dept. of Lands, Forests and Water Resources in March 1962. On Dec. 23, 1975 the Forest Service was transferred to the newly created Dept. of Forests. Ceased to exist April 1979.
Scope and content
Miscellaneous records comprising -visitors books, logs, manuals and circularized reports which were part of the BCFS Museum collection prior to January 1981. Includes visitors' books for mountain lookouts, 1938-1962; Forest Surveys Division manuals, 1954-1955; safety and training manuals; papers of the Inter-divisional Work Committee or Forest Inventory Projects, 1955-1959; synoptic reports of the Royal Commission on Forest Resources, 1955-1957; miscellaneous minutes on silviculture, reforestation and range management.
Immediate source of acquisition
Transferred to Project 87 from the BCFS Museum, 1981; received by PABC, 1982.
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There are no access restrictions.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
- Finding aid: volume and file list.
Accession number(s): G82-094