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Measuring standing trees for board and cubic feet content

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Title:
Measuring standing trees for board and cubic feet content
Topics:
Forestry
Subjects:
Children
Forest management
Forestry extension workers
Trees -- Measurement
Original Format:
Black-and-white print (photograph)
Item identifier:
ua023_007-008-bx0032-005-001
Photographer:
Page, R. H. more info on Page, R. H. (Rufus H.), Jr. 
Created Date:
Description:
Transcribed from back: Farm Forestry Series by Rufus H. Page, Jr., Ass't Extension Forester. #798, 1936, Daughters of C.C. Falls, Lawndale, Cleveland Co., assisting Mr. John Reitzel, Ass't. Co. Agt. in measuring standing trees for board and cubic feet content. Eight cords of wood were harvested from this one acre demonstration plot in Shortleaf pine on Mr. Falls farm, and 385 of the better trees were left standing. Average age of trees 31 years.
Genre:
Photographs
Location:
Lawndale (N.C.)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs