Carl Alwin Schenck Collection Photograph Series
Logging Operations - Arizona 1903, 1907, 1911, 1937

MC 35


Abstract:
This folder contains 8 photographs of trees in Arizona. The dated photographs span the time period 1903 to 1937, with the majority of them in the 1903 to 1911 period. There are no photographs of logging equipment or operations in this folder.

Descriptive Summary

Title
Logging Operations - Arizona 1903, 1907, 1911, 1937
Call Number
MC 35
Extent
3
Kallitypes
5
Photographic prints
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Special Collections Research Center Reference staff.

Information for Users

Preferred Citation
Carl Alwin Schenck Collection, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Copyright Notice
North Carolina State University does not own copyright to this collection. Individuals obtaining materials from the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections Research Center are responsible for using the works in conformance with United States copyright law as well as any donor restrictions accompanying the materials.
Processor's Note
The titles of the individual photographs were derived from the notations on the backs of the photographs. When there was no notation on the photograph, a title was created and enclosed in brackets.The information on the back of the photographs has been transcribed verbatim. The author's capitalization and punctuation have been retained exactly as originally written. When a word could not be deciphered, it is indicated by a set of empty brackets: [].

Historical Note

The photographs in this folder could be from one or more sources. The Biltmore Forestry School traveled the United States between 1909 and 1914, observing logging operations from Michigan to Oregon. Dr. Carl Schenck also traveled the country extensively, observing and recording forests and logging. Alumni of the Biltmore Forestry School and professional acquaintances sent Dr. Schenck forestry photographs from around the United States.

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Detailed Description of the Photographs

Coconino National Forest
Item Description: Some pine trees in Coconino National Forest, Arizona. "W.Y. Pine type Coconino National Forest in Arizona"
Physical Description: Kallitypes (4 1/2 x 6 1/2)
Item Identification: 288
[Front] [Back]

[Group of Trees], April 4, 1937
Item Description: A photograph of some unidentified trees. They are possibly pinetrees. "[] J.A. Pearson, Tucson []"
Physical Description: Photographic prints (3 1/2 x 4 1/2)
[Front] [Back]

Slashpines and Red Bay, July 10, 1937
Item Description: This is a photograph of some pine trees and a Red Bay tree. "Slashpines (Pinus caribaea)[Caribbean pine] & [] Persea borbonia (e.g. Red bay)[] E.H. Frolling on July 10, 1937"
Physical Description: Kallitypes (7 x 5)
[Front] [Back]

San Francisco Mountains
Item Description: A photograph of some trees, they are identified by their Latin names on the back of the photograph. "[] arizonica & Populus tremuloides [American aspen] in [] San Francisco Mtns Arizona"
Physical Description: Photographic prints (5 x 7)
Item Identification: 20
[Front] [Back]

Kaibab
Item Description: This is a photograph of a group of trees. The word "Kaibab" is written on the back of the photograph. Kaibab appears to be a type of shrubbery or grass. "Kaibab - in Nord [North] - Arizona"
Physical Description: Kallitypes (8 x 10)
Item Identification: No 460
[Front] [Back]

Nordl [North] Arizona [#1], 1907
Item Description: An unidentified man sitting on a log, with a backdrop of trees and underbrush. "Nordl [North] Arizona Picea engelmannii [Mountain Spruce] Abies arizonica [Arizona fir] Populus tremuloides [American aspen] des San Francisco Mts C.A. Purpus 1907"
Physical Description: Photographic prints (5 x 7)
Item Identification: 17
[Image] [Note]

Nordl [North] Arizona [#2], 1911
Item Description: This is a photograph of an unidentified man. The San Francisco Mountains are in the background. "Nordl [North] Arizona Picea engelmannii [Mountain Spruce] Populus tremuloides [American aspen] San Francisco Mts C.A. Purpens 1911"
Physical Description: Photographic prints (5 x 7)
Item Identification: 18
[Image] [Note]

Nordl [North] Arizona [#3], 1903
Item Description: A photograph of a group of trees in Arizona. There is a building and a horse visible in the background. "Nordl [North] Arizona Juniperus pachyphloca Cowania mexicana [Mexican cliffrose] [german] Pinus ponderosa [Ponderosa pine] Juniperus scopulorum [Rocky Mountain juniper] [] Mts C.A. Purpens 1903"
Physical Description: Photographic prints (5 x 7)
Item Identification: 19
[Image] [Note]