Work of the United States Forest Service. Metadata

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  • Main Title Work of the United States Forest Service.
  • Series Title Miscellaneous publication (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) ; no. 290.
  • Alternate Title Work of the U.S. Forest Service


  • Author: United States. Forest Service.
    Creator Type: Organization
  • Author: United States. Department of Agriculture.
    Creator Type: Organization


  • Name: United States. Department of Agriculture.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.


  • Creation: 1940-04
  • Digitized: 2008-05-22


  • English


  • Content Description: Discusses forest depletion and provides a history of forest conservation efforts by the United States government. Describes the work of the the Civilian Conservation Corps and other emergency projects, and discusses forest and range research.
  • Physical Description: 40 p. : ill., 1 map ; 23 cm.


  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: United States. Forest Service.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Forests and forestry -- United States.
  • Keyword: wildlife conservation
  • Keyword: national forests
  • Keyword: forest conservation
  • Keyword: forestry
  • Keyword: timber
  • Keyword: forest depletion
  • Keyword: Civilian Conservation Corps


  • Name: Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
    Code: ATOZ
  • Name: Environmental Policy Collection
    Code: ESDC


  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD


  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Book


  • Text


  • OCLC: 39364095
  • Government Documents No.: A 1.38:290/3
  • UNT Catalog No.: b3096519
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc5966


  • Display Note: Originally issued January 1938. Supersedes Department Circular 211, Government Forest Work, issued in April 1922.
  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Omniscan creationAppVersion: 11 creationHardware: Zeutschel OS 10000