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Road which served as a fire break for timber during forest fire

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Title:
Road which served as a fire break for timber during forest fire
Topics:
Forestry
Subjects:
Agricultural extension work
Forests and forestry
Forest fires
Fuelbreaks
Roads
Item identifier:
ua023_007-008-bx0034-004-004
Photographer:
Created Date:
Description:
Transcribed from back: Farm Forestry Series, 1928, By R. W. Graeber, Extension Forester; A forest fire destroyed everything on the right but the road served as a fire break and protected the timber on the left. Bladen County.; Transcribed from accompanying envelope: Road Stopped Forest Fire, Bladen County; Which do you prefer, the right or left? This picture shows a fire scene and how a road served served as a fire break in stopping a forest fire.
Genre:
Photographs
Location:
Bladen County (N.C.)
Digital Project:
University Archives Photographs

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