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Inventory of the Douglas Crutchfield Papers, 1972 - 1992

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Descriptive Summary

Abstract: Douglas Crutchfield was an employee at the Summerville, South Carolina, office of Westvaco, a forest products company, in the 1990s.
Papers include correspondence, meeting agendas, minutes of meetings, reports, and other materials collected by Westvaco employee Douglas Crutchfield. Materials primarily relate to conferences and meetings organized by the American Forest Council, the American Forest and Paper Association, the International Union of Forestry Research Organizations, the National Forest Products Association, the Southern Industrial Forestry Research Council, and the Southern and Southeastern forest experiment stations of the U.S. Forest Service. Topics covered include forest management, forest soils, forestry research, silviculture, and tree nutrition in the United States, especially the South, during the late twentieth century.
Title: Douglas Crutchfield Papers, 1972 - 1992
Creator: Crutchfield, Douglas
Repository: Forest History Society Library and Archives
Call Number: 6372
Language of Material: Material in English
Extent: 10.0 linear feet
(7 record cartons)

Biographical Note

Douglas Crutchfield was an employee at the Summerville, South Carolina, office of Westvaco, a forest products company, in the 1990s.


Collection Overview

Papers include correspondence, meeting agendas, minutes of meetings, reports, and other materials collected by Westvaco employee Douglas Crutchfield. Materials primarily relate to conferences and meetings organized by the American Forest Council, the American Forest and Paper Association, the International Union of Forestry Research Organizations, the National Forest Products Association, the Southern Industrial Forestry Research Council, and the Southern and Southeastern forest experiment stations of the U.S. Forest Service. Topics covered include forest management, forest soils, forestry research, silviculture, and tree nutrition in the United States, especially the South, during the late twentieth century.

Abbreviations used thoroughout the collection include:

  • AFPA: American Forest and Paper Association
  • AFC: American Forest Council
  • APA: American Pulpwood Association
  • APA-SETD: APA Southeastern Technical Division
  • CRISS: Current Research Information System
  • CSRS: Cooperative State Research Service
  • GYRDA: Growth and Yield Research, Development and Application Program
  • NAPFSC: National Association of Professional Forestry Schools and Colleges
  • NFPA: National Forest Products Association

Collection Arrangement

1. Meeting Minutes, Meeting Agendas, Correspondence, Reports, and Other Materials, 1972-1992



Subject Headings

  • American Forest & Paper Association
  • American Forest Council
  • Crutchfield, Douglas
  • International Union of Forestry Research Organizations
  • Forest management -- United States -- Southern States
  • Forest products industry -- Societies, etc.
  • Forests and forestry -- Research
  • National Forest Products Association
  • Southern Forest Soils Council
  • Southern Industrial Forestry Research Council
  • Southeastern Forest Experiment Station (Asheville, N.C.)
  • Southern Forest Experiment Station (Lake City, Fla.)
  • Southern Forest Experiment Station (New Orleans, La.)
  • United States. Forest Service
  • Westvaco Corporation

Detailed Description of the Collection

1. Meeting Minutes, Meeting Agendas, Correspondence, Reports, and Other Materials, 1972-1992.

Box 1
Southern Forest Experiment Station (U.S. Forest Service)
   Item 1.1
"Research Attainment Report Fiscal Year 1986," New Orleans, La.: USDA Forest Service. Southern Forest Experiment Station.
   Item 1.2
"Research Program Directory." New Orleans, La.: USDA Forest Service Southern Forest Experiment Station. 1984. and Research Attainment Reports, 1984-1985.
   Item 1.3
SOFES Project Review, May 1988
   Item 1.4
USFS/SOFES: RWU 4106 Jim Baker, Crossett, Arkansas, January 24-26, 1989
Box 1
International Union of Forestry Research Organizations
   Item 1.5
Trip to California and Ft. Collins, Colorado: IUFRO Research Administration, July 1985
Box 1
Southern Silvicultural Research
   Item 1.6
Southern Silvicultural Research Conference Atlanta, Georgia November 5-7, 1980
   Item 1.7
2nd Biennial Southern Silvicultural Research Conference, November 4-5, 1982
   Item 1.8
Steering Committee 4th Biennial Southern Silvicultural Research Conference, November 4-6, 1986
   Item 1.9
Materials for Presentation: Southern Silvicultural Research Symposium, November 1988
   Item 1.10
Southern Silvicultural Research Conference, November 1990
   Item 1.11
7th Biennial Southern Silvicultural Research Conference, November 1992
Box 1
Southeastern Forest Experiment Station (U.S. Forest Service)
   Item 1.12
U.S. Forest Service, SEFES Information
Box 1
Food and Agricultural Sciences
   Item 1.13
Presentation to Joint Council of Food and Agricultural Sciences, January 20, 1988
Box 2
Southern Industrial Forestry Research Council
   Folder 2.1
Fege, Anne S. "Inventory of Forest Management Research Programs." Prepared for the National Forest Products Association. 1979.
   Folder 2.2
"Background and Reference Materials Forest Resources Research Committee." National Forest Products Association. May 1982.
   Folder 2.3
Trip to Atlanta, SIFRC and Raleigh, CSFS, SEFES, May 11-13, 1982
   Folder 2.4
SIFRC: Virginia Polytechnic and State University, April 1983
   Folder 2.5
SIFRC-U.S. Forest Service, 1983
   Folder 2.6
APA-SIFRC Meeting, May 9-10, 1983
   Folder 2.7
APA-SIFRC Meeting Committee, June 29-30, 1983
   Folder 2.8
APA-SIFRC Special Meeting, September 16, 1983
   Folder 2.9
GYRDA and SIFRC, January 16-17, 1984
   Folder 2.10
SIFRC Meetings, 1984
   Folder 2.11
APA-SIFRC Meeting, June 12, 1984
   Folder 2.12
APA-SIFRC Meeting, Charleston, South Carolina, January 31, 1985
   Folder 2.13
SIFRC Meeting, May 15-16, 1983
   Folder 2.14
SIFRC Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, May 15-16, 1985
   Folder 2.15
SIFRC Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, September 17-18, 1985
Box 3
Southern Industrial Forestry Research Council
   Folder 3.1
SIFRC Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, April 15-16, 1986
   Folder 3.2
SIFRC Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, September 17-18, 1986
   Folder 3.3
SIFRC Meeting, April 7-8, 1987
   Folder 3.4
SIFRC Meeting, Durham, North Carolina, September 1-2, 1987
   Folder 3.5
SIFRC Meeting, May 1988
   Folder 3.6
SIFRC Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, January 11, 1989
   Folder 3.7
SIFRC Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, September 12-13, 1988
   Folder 3.8
SIFRC Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, November 1-2, 1989
   Folder 3.9
SIFRC, 1990
   Folder 3.10
SIFRC Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, January 9-10, 1990, and Report 5 Materials
   Folder 3.11
SIFRC Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, October 15-17, 1990
   Folder 3.12
SIFRC Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, January 29-31, 1991
   Folder 3.13
SIFRC Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, September 18-19, 1991
   Folder 3.14
SIFRC Meeting, Atlanta, George, February 1992, and Follow Ups
Box 4
Southern Industrial Forestry Research Council
   Folder 4.1
SIFRC Meeting, September 29-30, 1992
   Folder 4.2
SIFRC Meeting, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, September 14-15, 1993
   Folder 4.3
SIFRC Reports 1, 2, 3, 4,and 5
   Folder 4.4
APA-SIFRC Report 3 Info
   Folder 4.5
SIFRC Report 4: Distribution/Slide Show
   Folder 4.6
SIFRC Report 4 Data: University only compared with NAPFSC/CRISS data
   Folder 4.7
SIFRC Report 4: Materials
   Folder 4.8
Presentation to NAPSSC on SIFRC Report 5 Info, May 5, 1991
   Folder 4.9
SIFRC Report 4 Process (Overheads), February 1987, March 1989, and January 1990
Box 5
U.S. Forest Service/U.S. Department of Agriculture
   Folder 5.1
SIFRC Reports: Materials, 1990-1991
   Folder 5.2
Outside Organizations: APA-SIFRC
   Folder 5.3
APA-SIFRC Forest Survey Committee: Steve Harp, Chairman
   Folder 5.4
RSU-USFS: Research Centers of Excellence Ideas
   Folder 5.5
CRISS Info (USDA)
   Folder 5.6
USDA Users, September 1990
   Folder 5.7
CSRS Review: Virginia Polytechnic and State University, February 17-21, 1986
   Folder 5.8
NAPFSC Forest Farmers, April 21-23, 1992
   Folder 5.9
APA/SETD Policy Committee, Richmond, Virginia, January 22, 1987
   Folder 5.10
National Research Council Workshop, May 17, 1989
Box 5
Forest Tree Nutrition
   Folder 5.11
Forest Tree Nutrition Workshop, Savannah, Georgia, May 18-19, 1977
   Folder 5.12
Trip Report: Forest Tree Nutrition Workshop, Bainbridge, Georgia, May 1979
   Folder 5.13
Forest Tree Nutrition Workshop, Charleston, South Carolina, May 13-14, 1981
   Folder 5.14
Forest Tree Nutrition Workshop, Alexandria, Louisiana, April 20-21, 1983
   Folder 5.15
Southern Forest Tree Nutrition Workshop, June 1985
   Folder 5.16
Forest Tree Nutrition Workshop, Charleston, South Carolina, May 9-10, 1989
Box 6
American Forest Council, National Forest Products Association, and American Forest and Paper Association
   Folder 6.1
NFPA Resources Research Committee, Williamsburg, Virginia, January 20-21, 1985
   Folder 6.2
NFPA Resources Research Committee, St. Louis, Missouri, October 1985
   Folder 6.3
AFC Resources Research Committee, St. Louis, Missouri, November 12, 1985
   Folder 6.4
NFPA Resources Research Committee, Tacoma, Washington, March 1986
   Folder 6.5
AFC Resources Research Committee/U.S. Forest Service and FIA Proposal, 1986-1987
   Folder 6.6
American Forest Council Resources Research Committee: Materials, 1986-1987
   Folder 6.7
AFC Resources Research Committee, Raleigh, North Carolina, February 25-26, 1987
   Folder 6.8
AFC Resources Research Committee, St. Louis, Missouri, November 5, 1987
   Folder 6.9
NFPA Resources Research Committee, St. Louis, Missouri, October 24, 1988
   Folder 6.10
AFC Resources Research Committee/OMB Visit, November 1988
   Folder 6.11
AFC Resources Research Committee, Washington, D.C., March 14-15, 1989
   Folder 6.12
AFC Resources Research Committee, Denver, Colorado, October 18, 1989
   Folder 6.13
AFC Resources Research Committee, Washington, D.C., February 22-23, 1990
   Folder 6.14
AFC Resources Research Committee Meeting, Washington, D.C., February 22-23, 1990
Box 7
American Forest Council, National Forest Products Association, and American Forest and Paper Association
   Folder 7.1
AFC Meeting and Dean's Tour, October 25, 1990
   Folder 7.2
AFC Materials, Fiscal Year 1991
   Folder 7.3
AFC Resources Research Committee, Washington, D.C., February 1992
   Folder 7.4
AFC/NFPA Meeting, Washington, D.C., December 14-15, 1992
   Folder 7.5
AFPA Research Committee Meeting, July 2, 1993, and U.S. Forest Service Pre-Proposals on Ecosystem Management Research
   Folder 7.6
Outside Organizations NFPA Resources Research Committee
   Folder 7.6.1
NFPA Dean's Tour, Olympia, Washington, July 26-29, 1993
Box 7
Southern Forest Soils
   Folder 7.7
Southern Forests Soils Council, General
   Folder 7.8
Southern Forest Soils Council Workshop, Sewanee, Tennessee, August 1972
   Folder 7.9
6th Southern Forest Soils Workshop, Charleston, South Carolina, October 19-21, 1976
   Folder 7.10
7th Southern Forest Soils Workshop, North Georgia Mountains, November 8-9, 1978
   Folder 7.11
8th Southern Forest Soils Council Workshop, Mississippi, October 22, 1980
   Folder 7.12
9th Southern Forest Soils Workshop, Tallahassee and Perry, Florida, October 13-15, 1982
   Notebook 7.13
11th Southern Forest Soils Workshop: "Soils and Forest Management in Arkansas," Hot Springs, Arkansas September 28-30, 1986
   Notebook 7.14
12th Southern Forest Soils Workshop, Clemson, South Carolina, October 2-4, 1988
Box 7
North American Forest Soil
   Folder 7.15
6th North American Forest Soil Conference, University of Tennessee, June 19-23, 1983
   Folder 7.16
7th North American Forest Soils Conference, July 27-28, 1988

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[Identification of item], Douglas Crutchfield Papers, Library and Archives, Forest History Society, Durham, NC, USA.

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Processed by Staff, 1994

Encoded by Amanda Ross, December 2008

Funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission supported the encoding of this finding aid. Support for digitization and outreach provided by the Alvin J. Huss Endowment.