Declaration of Governors for Conservation of Natural Resources Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Declaration of Governors for Conservation of Natural Resources
  • Series Title Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture)
  • Added Title Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture); no. 340

Creator

  • Author: United States. Department of Agriculture.
    Creator Type: Organization
  • Author: Blanchard, Newton C. (Newton Crain), 1849-1922
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Governor of Louisiana
  • Author: Fort, J. Franklin (John Franklin), 1852-1920
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: "John Franklin Fort"; Governor of New Jersey
  • Author: Davidson, James O., 1854-1922
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: "J. O. Davidson"; Governor of Wisconsin
  • Author: Cutler, John C. (John Christopher), 1846-1928
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Governor of Utah
  • Author: Ansel, Martin F., 1850-1945
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Governor of South Carolina

Publisher

  • Name: United States. Government Printing Office.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 1908

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: "The Declaration of Governors contained in this bulletin was adopted by the conference of governors of the States and Territories called by the President to consider the conservation of our natural resources, and which met at the White house May 13, 14, and 15, 1908.... Papers which discussed the present state of our various natural resources were read by experts and specialists in each respective line, and these were followed by an open discussion among the governors of the points brought out. The conference then appointed a committee to draft a declaration, consisting of the following: Governor Newton C. Blanchard, of Louisisna; governor John Franklin Fort, of New Jersey; Governor J. O. Davidson, of Wisconsin; Governor John C. Cutler, of Utah, and governor Martin F. Ansel, of South Carolina. This committee prepared and submitted the declaration which follows, and it was unanimously adopted by the conference of governors as embodying their conclusion on the question of conservation." -- p. 5. The bulletin contains both the declaration and short introduction to it.
  • Physical Description: 7 p. ; 23 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Conservation of natural resources.
  • Keyword: conferences
  • Keyword: declarations
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Environmental policy.

Coverage

  • Start Date: 1908-05-13
  • End Date: 1908-05-15
  • Place Name: United States - Washington D.C.

Collection

  • Name: USDA Farmers' Bulletins
    Code: USDAFB

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Pamphlet

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • OCLC: 15106183
  • SuDoc Number: A 1.9:340
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc87462

Note

  • Display Note: Issued 1908.