- Ainsworth, John H.
Inclusive Dates: 1955-1961
Size: 1.6 cubic feet.
Description: Papers include journal and newspaper articles, correspondence,
magazines and pamphlets, bound and unbound reports, reel-to-reel magnetic
tapes, film strip series with accompanying record albums, and a copy of
Ainsworth's book Paper . . . the Fifth Wonder (Kaukauna, Wis.: Thomas
Publishing Co., 1958). Papers reflect various papermaking processes. Ainsworth
worked for a number of paper mills in both the United States and Canada
throughout his career.
- Lacey, James D., Company
Inclusive Dates: 1898-1958
Size: 27.2 cubic feet.
Description: Records of firm engaged in timberland acquisition and management
in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Central and South America, and to
a lesser extent in the Philippines and other parts of the world. Included
are correspondence between the Lacey Company and many lumber and forest
products corporations and private timberland purchasers; personal and household
papers of J. W. McCurdy, which contain business correspondence of the Lacey
Company after 1935 (14 boxes). Also ledgers, journals, and other financial
records of the company (1898-1958, 6 cartons).
- Forest History Society Manuscript
Inclusive Dates: ca. 1880-ca. 1970
Size: 38 cubic feet.
Description: Correspondence, drafts of articles, speeches, reports, handbooks,
clippings, memoirs, surveyors' notebooks, miscellaneous booklets and other
printed items, relating to the lumber industry and to forestry and conservation
in the United States, Canada, and the world. Includes some editorial material
relating to the Journal of Forest History, but is largely small lots
of material collected from various sources. Catalog cards for each manuscript
are filed in the Forest History Society's main library catalog.