|Title:||Allyn M. Herrick book of memories|
|Quantity:||0.2 Linear feet (15 items in 1 half box)|
|Abstract:||The collection consists of a book presented to Dr. Herrick at his retirement dinner on June 27, 1980. It contains photographs of the chief administrative officers of the University of Georgia and the faculty and staff of the School of Forest Resources from that time.|
Dr. Allyn M. Herrick was born in Syracuse, New York. He was a graduate of the University of New York at Syracuse and held a Ph.D. in forestry from the University of Michigan. He worked for the U.S. Forestry Service, Purdue University, and the University of Georgia, where he was an assistant professor from 1935-1937 and later served as Dean of the School of Forest Resources from 1957-1980. Lake Herrick at the University of Georgia is named in his honor.
Arranged in chronological order.
Allyn M. Herrick book of memories, 1980. MS 1608. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.