A. H. Veazey Field Diaries 1945-1960

Creator
Veazey, A. H. (Alexander Holloway), 1895-1963
Size
2 linear feet
Location

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Call number
MC 00192

A. H. (Alexander Holloway) Veazey Field Diaries, 1945-1960, consist of a collection of field diaries written by Veazey for the United States Department of Agriculture Soil Conservation Service. The diaries contain notations about Veazey's route of travel, work done, and observations made, as well as summaries of meetings.

A. H. (Alexander Holloway) Veazey (1895-1963) worked for the United States Department of Agriculture Soil Conservation Service in North Carolina and in other southeastern states. He graduated with a B.S. in Agriculture from the N.C. State College of Agriculture and Engineering (later North Carolina State University) in 1922.

Biographical/historical note

A. H. (Alexander Holloway) Veazey (1895-1963) worked for the U.S. Department of Agriculture Soil Conservation Service in North Carolina and in other southeastern states. He graduated with a B.S. in Agriculture from the N.C. State College of Agriculture and Engineering (later North Carolina State University) in 1922.

Scope/content

Field diaries of A. H. Veazey, Assistant Conservationist for the Soil Conservation Service, United States Department of Agriculture. Diaries found in the attic of a residence once owned by Veazey on St. Mary's Street in Raleigh, North Carolina. The collection consists of field diaries written for the U.S. Department of Agriculture Soil Conservation Service.

The diaries are written in small printed books issued by the United States Department of Agriculture Soil Conservation Service. Instructions in the front of each book say:

"The diary should include route of travel, work done, and observations made, digest of conferences held or cross references to designated memos. Also, show time of each change in activity, including the time of each major change in route of travel, and other factors involved in the work of each day.

"Use reverse side of page if necessary to complete the record for a day.

"At the end of each day's diary, enter mileage traveled; mode of travel; expenses incurred; and a general statement of day's activities."

Veazey generally traveled in North Carolina, but occasionally visited South Carolina or Virginia.

Physical description

4 archival boxes

Arrangement

Collection is in chronological order.

Use of these materials

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The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], A. H. Veazey Field Diaries, MC 00192, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Source of acquisition

Transferred by Edward Morris in 1987 (Accn. no. 1987-0014)

Processing information

Processed by Michael Watts and Nikea Smith, 2007 July

Encoded by Michael Watts, 2007 July

Field diary 1945 December 10-1946 March 31
Box 1, Folder 1
Field Diary 1946 April 1-1946 July7
Box 1, Folder 2
Field Diary 1946 July 8-1946 October 15
Box 1, Folder 3
Field Diary 1946 October 16-1947 February 4
Box 1, Folder 4
Field Diary 1974 February 5-1947 May 22
Box 1, Folder 5
Field Diary 1947 May 23-1947 September 19
Box 1, Folder 6
Field Diary 1947 September 22-1948 January 14
Box 1, Folder 7
Field Diary 1948 January 14-1948 April 23
Box 1, Folder 8
Field Diary 1948 April 23-1948 August 20
Box 1, Folder 9
Field Diary 1948 August 23-1948 December 3
Box 1, Folder 10
Field Diary 1949 March 24-1949 July 20
Box 1, Folder 11
Field Diary 1949 July 21-1949 November 16
Box 1, Folder 12
Field Notebook-No Date
Box 1, Folder 13
Field Diary 1949 November 17-1950 March 6
Box 2, Folder 1
Field Diary 1950 March 7-1950 May 31
Box 2, Folder 2
Field Diary 1950 June 1-1950 September 15
Box 2, Folder 3
Fiel Diary 1950 September 17-1951 January 9
Box 2, Folder 4
Field Diary 1951 January 10-1951 May 2
Box 2, Folder 5
Field Diary 1951 May 3-1951 August 20
Box 2, Folder 6
Field Diary 1951 August 26-1951 November 30
Box 2, Folder 7
Field Diary 1951 December 3-1952 April 3
Box 2, Folder 8
Field Diary 1952 April 3-1952 July 16
Box 2, Folder 9
Field Diary 1952 July 17-1952 October 20
Box 2, Folder 10
Field Diary 1952 October 21-1953 February 6
Box 2, Folder 11
Field Diary 1953 February 7-1953 May 14
Box 2, Folder 12
Field Diary 1953 May 15-1953 September 28
Box 2, Folder 13
Field Diary 1953 September 29-1954 January 20
Box 3, Folder 1
Field Diary 1954 January 21-1954 May 5
Box 3, Folder 2
Field Diary 1954 May 6-1954 July 15
Box 3, Folder 3
Field Diary 1954 July 16-1954 September 29
Box 3, Folder 4
Field Diary 1954 September 30-1954 December 8
Box 3, Folder 5
Field Diary 1954 December 9-1955 March 4
Box 3, Folder 6
Field Diary 1955 March 7-1955 June 22
Box 3, Folder 7
Field Diary 1955 June 23-1955 August 31
Box 3, Folder 8
Field Diary 1955 September 1-1955 October 30
Box 3, Folder 9
Field Diary 1955 November 1- 1956 January 26
Box 3, Folder 10
Field Diary 1956 January 27-1956 March 31
Box 3, Folder 11
Field Diary 1956 April 2-1956 June 6
Box 3, Folder 12
Field Diary 1956 June 6-1956 August 7
Box 3, Folder 13
Field Diary 1956 August 8-1956 October 10
Box 3, Folder 14
Field Diary 1956 October 11-1956 December 25
Box 3, Folder 15
Field Diary 1956 December 26-1957 March 11
Box 3, Folder 16
Field Diary 1957 March 12-1957 May 21
Box 3, Folder 17
Field Diary 1957 May 22-1957 July 26
Box 4, Folder 1
Field Diary 1957 July 29-1957 September 29
Box 4, Folder 2
Field Diary 1957 September 30-1957 December 16
Box 4, Folder 3
Field Diary 1957 December 17-1958 February 24
Box 4, Folder 4
Field Diary 1958 February 25-1958 May 5
Box 4, Folder 5
Field Diary 1958 May 6-1958 July 16
Box 4, Folder 5
Field Diary 1958 July 17-1958 September 28
Box 4, Folder 6
Field Diary 1958 September 29-1958 December 1
Box 4, Folder 7
Field Diary 1958 December 2-1959 February 16
Box 4, Folder 8
Field Diary 1959 February 17-1959 April 26
Box 4, Folder 9
Field Diary 1959 April 27-1959 June 25
Box 4, Folder 10
Field Diary 1959 June 26-1959 September 4
Box 4, Folder 11
Field Diary 1959 September 8-1959-November 16
Box 4, Folder 12
Field Diary 1959 November 17-1960 February 2
Box 4, Folder 13
Field Diary 1960 February 3-1960 April 19
Box 4, Folder 14
Field Diary 1960 April 20-1960 June 29
Box 4, Folder 15
Field Diary 1960 June 30-1960 September 22
Box 4, Folder 16
Field Diary 1960 September 22-1960 September 30
Box 4, Folder 17

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], A. H. Veazey Field Diaries, MC 00192, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Use of these materials

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The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.