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Forestry and Lumbering and Natural Resources

The following publications on forestry, lumbering and natural resources, are from the years 1820 and 1945 and were either published in Pennsylvania, or pertain to specifically to the state of Pennsylvania.

Full Text links are to the Internet Archive, Hathi Trust, or Google Books, if available.  If full text online links are not available, links are to WordCat.

Anon, 1900a. Pamphlets on forestry in Pennsylvania, Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/pamphletsonfores02pennrich

Anon, 1900b. Pamphlets on forestry in Pennsylvania, Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/pamphletsonfores01pennrich

Anon, 1900c. Pamphlets on forestry in Pennsylvania, Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/pamphletsonfores04pennrich

Anon, 1900d. Pamphlets on forestry in Pennsylvania., Available at: http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/006551541.

Anon, 1931. Report on forest conditions in the state of Pennsylvania as of January 1, 1931., Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/reportonforestco00slsn.

Anthony, J., 1932. Forest roads, with special reference to their significance in the handling of forest properties, Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/17889882.

Aughanbaugh, J.E. & Shaw, T.E., 1942. A catalog of woody plants of the Mont Alto State Forest and Arboretum [microform] : native and introduced, Harrisburg  Pa.: Pennsylvania Dept. of Forests & Waters. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/catalogofwoodypl00augh.

Beattie, R.K. & Commission for the Investigation and Congrol of the Chestnut Tree Blight Disease in Pennsylvania, 1914. Bibliography of the chestnut tree blight fungus [microform], Harrisburg  Pa.: Wm. Stanley Ray, State Printer. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/bibliographyofch00beat.

Bishop, L.L., 1925. The Allegheny national forest, Harrisburg  Pa.: Pennsylvania Dept. of Forests & Waters. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/alleghenynationa00bish.

Disston, H., 1921. The Disston lumberman’s handbook : a practical book of information on the construction and care of saws, Philadelphia: Henry Disston & Sons. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/disstonlumberman00henr.

Disston, H.& S., 1888. Hand-book for lumbermen, with a treatise on the construction of saws and how to keep them in order ., Philadelphia: Keystone Saw, Tool, Steel and File Works. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/handbookforlumbe01diss.

Elliott, S.B., 1916. The present and future of Pennsylvania’s forests, Pennsylvania Conservation Association. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/presentfutureofp00elli.

Hartley, H., 1926. A history of the lumber industry in Pennsylvania to 1900 ... Masters. Pennsylvania State College. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/299289827.

Hellmers, H., 1934. Leaves of trees and shrubs collected in the Mont Alto State Forest, [S.l.: s.n.]. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/80576455.

Huntley, G., 1936. A story of the Sinnamahone,, Williamsport  Pa.: Williamsport Print. & Binding Co. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/4202812.

Huntley, G., 1945. Sinnamahone, a story of great trees and powerful men, Boston: Christopher Pub. House. Available at: http://collection1.libraries.psu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/digitalbks2&CISOPTR=18998&REC=1.

McCubbin, W., 1928. White pine blister rust. Report on the Pennsylvania school survey of 1927., n.p.: n.p. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/81712551.

Meehan, T., 1853. The American handbook of ornamental trees, Philadelphia: Lippincott, Grambo, and co. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/ornamentaltrees00meehrich.

Michaux, F.A., Nuttall, T. & Smith, J.J., 1855. The North American sylva, or, A description of the forest trees of the United States, Canada and Nova Scotia: considered particularly with respect to their use in the arts and their introduction into commerce: to which is added a description of the most useful of the European forest trees: illustrated by 156 coloured copperplate engravings, by Redoute, Bessa, etc., Philadelphia: Robert P. Smith. Available at: http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/008596637.

Mitchell, J., 1911. Lumbering and Rafting, in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania on the west branch of the Susquehanna River., Pennsylvania. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/12414063.

Norris, R.T., 1941. An ecological study of the relationships between forest types and the wildlife species found thereon [microform] : a thesis. Masters. Pennsylvania State College. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/studyofdairyherd22.

Pennsylvania Chestnut Tree Blight Commission, 1914. Final report of the Pennsylvania Chestnut Tree Blight Commission [microform] : January 1 to Dec. 15, 1913, Harrisburg  Pa.: W.S. Ray, State Printer. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/finalreportofpen00penn.

Pennsylvania Chestnut Tree Blight Commission, 1913. Report of the Pennsylvania Chestnut Tree Blight Commission [microform] : July 1 to December 31, 1912, Harrisburg  Pa.: C.E. Aughinbaugh. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/reportofpennsylv00inpenn.

Pennsylvania Chestnut Tree Blight Commission, 1915. The Publications of the Pennsylvania Chestnut Tree Blight Commission, 1911-13, Harrisburg  Pa.: W.S. Ray, State Printer. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/publicationspen00penngoog.

Pennsylvania Dept. of Agriculture. Division of Forestry & Rothrock, J.T., 1897. Preliminary report of the Commissioner of Forestry for 1896, Harrisburg  Pa.: Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Dept. of Agriculture, Division of Forestry. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/preliminaryrepor00penx.

Pennsylvania Dept. of Forests and Waters, 1940. Natural water losses from Pennsylvania drainage basins [microform], Harrisburg  Pa.: Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Dept. of Forests and Waters. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/naturalwaterloss00penn.

Pennsylvania Game Commission.;Pittman-Robertson Project (S.D.). & Kaufman, H., 1942. A study of forest-wildlife problems  annual progress report, Project 9R, Federal Aid in Wildlife Restoration., Harrisburg: Pennsylvania Game Commission. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/29658701.

Pennsylvania., 1919. Pamphlet containing the game, fish, and forestry laws ..., Harrisburg: pa., J. L. L. Kuhn, printer to the commonwealth. Available at: http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/009585159.

Pennsylvania., 1927. Regulations for logging, sawmill, woodworking, veneer and cooperage operations. 1927th ed., [Harrisburg  Pa.]: Pennsylvania Dept. of Labor and Industry. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/226301022.

Pennsylvania., 1918. State forest academy., Harrisburg, Penna.: J. L. L. Kuhn, printer to the commonwealth. Available at: http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/009583842.

Pennsylvania., 1912. The conference called by the governor of Pennsylvania to consider ways and means for preventing the spread of the chestnut tree bark disease., Harrispurg: C. E. Aughinbaugh, printer to the state of Pennsylvania. Available at: http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/001506657.

Pennsylvania., 1943. The flood of July 1942 in the Upper Allegheny River and Sinnemahoning Creek Basins., Harrisburg: Author. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/3738203.

Pennsylvania. & Aughanbaugh, J., 1940. Planting plan for Pennsylvania State Park at Erie, [Harrisburg  Pa.?]: Pennsylvania Dept. of Forests & Waters. Available at: http://collection1.libraries.psu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/digitalbks2&CISOPTR=18832&REC=1.

Pennsylvania. & Geological Survey (U.S.), 1936. The floods of March 1936 in Pennsylvania., Harrisburg, Pa. Available at: http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/001273324.

Pennsylvania. & Wirt, G.H., 1902. Propagation of forest trees having commercial value and adapted to Pennsylvania., Harrisburg: W. S. Ray, state printer. Available at: http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/009605090.

Pennsylvania. Dept. of Forests and Waters, 1912. Forester’s manual, Harrisburg  Pa.: C.E. Aughinbaugh. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/forestersmanual01penn.

Pennsylvania. Dept. of Forests and Waters & Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.), 1936. Suggested outline for a Forestry and Conservation School of Instruction for CCC camps under the direction of the Pennsylvania Department of Forests and Waters, Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/suggestedoutline00penn.

Pennsylvania. Dept. of Forests and Waters & United States Geological Survey, 1942. Elevations of major floods along Pennsylvania rivers [microform], Harrisburg  Pa.: Commonwealth of Pa. Dept. of Forests and Waters. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/elevationsofmajo00penn.

Pennsylvania. Dept. of Forests and Waters & United States Geological Survey, 1938. Flood discharge records relating to Pennsylvania streams [microform], Harrisburg  Pa.: Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Dept of Forests and Waters, Division of Hydrography. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/flooddischargere00penn.

Pittsburgh Post., 1919. Forestry needs of Western Pennsylvania, and suggestions for tree planting, Pittsburgh  PA. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/71067992.

Regional Planning Federation of the Philadelphia Tri-State District. Park and Public Reservations Committee, 1928. Meadow forest and stream for play profit and pure water [microform] : being a suggestion for the use of certain neglected lands of the tri-state district as parks, public forests, and water supply protection, Philadephia?: E. Stern & Company. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/meadowforeststre00regi.

Rothrock, J.T., 1915. Areas of desolation in Pennsylvania [microform], Philadelphia: H. Welsh. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/areasofdesolatio01roth.

Stern, T., 1945. Community forests and parks in Pennsylvania. Ph.D. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/5970764.

Stevenson, D.D., Bartoo, R.A. & Meyer, H.A., 1943. Management plan for Stone Valley Experimental Forest [microform], State College, Pa. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/managementplanfo00stev.

Stoker, J.W. & Pennsylvania Bureau of Municipal Affairs, 1945. Street tree planting, Harrisburg  Pa.: Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Dept. of Internal Affairs, Bureau of Municipal Affairs. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/streettreeplanti00stok

Streeter, J.A., 1934. Promotion, organization, and development of the lumber industry in the Williamsport, Pa. area [microform] : a thesis. Masters. Pennsylvania State College. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/studyofdairyherd17.

Tonkin, J., 1940. The Last raft,, Harrisburg  Pa.: The author. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/4254760.

University of Pennsylvania. & Zon, R., 1969. Conservation of renewable natural resources  some fundamental aspects of the problem,, Port Washington: Kennikat Press. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1565.

Vogenberger, R.A., 1931. Sprouting capacity and sprout development in certain hardwood species of Central Pennsylvania. Masters. Pennsylvania State College. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/sproutingcapacit00voge.

Wainio, W.W., 1940. The chemical composition of the mast food products of the forest of Pennsylvania [microform]. Masters. Pennsylvania State College. Available at: http://www.archive.org/details/studyofdairyherd21.

Walker, J.H., 1922. Rafting days in Pennsylvania, Altoona, Pa.: Times-tribune co. Available at: http://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/009588970.

Wood, L., 1934. Rafting on the Delaware River, Livingston Manor  N.Y.: Livingston Manor Times. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/7902030.

Wyer, S. & Smithsonian Institution., 1922. The Smithsonian Institution’s study of natural resources applied to Pennsylvania’s resources : based on latest governmental data, Columbus  Ohio: [s.n.]. Available at: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/8674672.