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Young girls and extension agent measuring trees

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Title:
Young girls and extension agent measuring trees
Topics:
Forestry
Subjects:
Agricultural extension work
Forestry extension workers
Trees -- Measurement
Lumbering
Shortleaf pine
Children
Item identifier:
ua023_007-008-bx0030-003-051
Photographer:
Created Date:
Description:
Transcribed from back: Farm Forestry Series, 1936, By Rufus H. Page, Jr., [Assistant Extension] Forester; Daughters of C. C. Falls, Lawndale, Cleveland County, assisting Mr. John Reitzel, [Assistant] Count Agent, in measuring standing trees for board and cubic foot content. Eight cords of wood was harvested from this [one] acre demonstration plot in Shortleaf Pine, or Mr. Fall's farm, and 385 of the better trees left standing. Average age of trees: 31 years.
Genre:
Photographs
Location:
Lawndale (N.C.)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs

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