Richard A. Morin Papers

Manuscript Collection #77
Morin, Richard A.
Physical description
0.87 Cubic Feet, 5 items , looseleaf binders.
Preferred Citation
Richard A. Morin Papers (#77), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
ECU Manuscript Collection
No restrictions

Papers (1939-1950, undated) including forestry notes, bulletins, studies, forest management, conservation, mapping, pulpwood production, theory of sampling, technical guides, pamphlets, mechanical measuring, mapping device, etc.

Biographical/historical information

Richard A. Morin was a management forester for the Division of Forestry and Parks of the N.C. Department of Conservation and Development and a former forestry student at the University of Michigan School of Forestry and Conservation. The papers are an accumulation of forestry and related information resulting from the above activities.

Scope and arrangement

Much of the material is related to college courses in forest management, economics, conservation, mapping, pulpwood production, theory of sampling, U.S. forest land policy (1939), and other subjects pertinent to an accredited forester. Other material is of North Carolina origin, and contains information on management and inventory of state forest lands. A study of forest resources in various North Carolina counties is included in this portion of the material. Several technical guides, pamphlets, information sheets, and mechanical measuring and mapping devices are also in the binders.

Administrative information
Custodial History

January 13, 1969, 5 volumes; Forestry notes, bulletins, studies, and other material (1939-1946). Transferred from J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, N.C.

Processing information

Processed by D. Lennon

Encoded by Apex Data Services

Copyright notice

Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

Key terms
Personal Names
Morin, Richard A.
Corporate Names
North Carolina. Division of Forestry and Parks
University of Michigan. School of Forestry and Conservation
Forest conservation
Forest surveys
Forests and forestry--Michigan
Forests and forestry--North Carolina