Society of American Foresters, Georgia Division archives

Society of American Foresters, Georgia Division archives

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Society of American Foresters. Georgia Division.
Title: Society of American Foresters, Georgia Division archives
Dates: 1949-2014
Quantity: 12.0 Linear feet (27 document boxes, 1 carton, 1 oversize folder)
Coll. Number: ms3348

Biographical/Historical Note

The Georgia Division of the Society of American Foresters evolved from a Southeastern Section in 1928 as a unit of the national SAF with Georgia, Alabama, Florida, and coastal South Carolina as the member states to Georgia, Alabama and Florida in 1949. The Southeastern Society is one of 33 multi-state/state societies that make up the national body known as the Society of American Foresters. The Southeastern Society is comprised of professional foresters and forest technicians from the three state region of Alabama, Florida, and Georgia.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of minutes, records, officers, correspondence, financial reports, and video interviews relating to the Society of American Foresters, Georgia Division. Also included is a DVD containing Georgia Forestry magazine pdf files.


Arrangement

Arranged chronologically within 4 series: Series 1. Georgia Division Records, Series 2. Naval Stores Information and Oconee Chapter Records, Series 3. Ocmulgee Chapter records, and Series 4. Savannah Chapter records.


Index Terms

Business records.
Correspondence.
Financial records.
Forests and forestry--Societies, etc.
Georgia forestry.
Interviews.
Minutes.
Society of American Foresters. Georgia Division. -- Finance
Society of American Foresters. Georgia Division. -- History
Society of American Foresters. Georgia Division. -- Officials and employees
Society of American Foresters. Georgia Division. -- Records and correspondence

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Society of American Foresters, Georgia Division archives, MS 3348. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Material

Related materials available in the following collections of this repository: Georgia Foresters Hall of Fame, 1969-2007.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 

Series 1: Georgia Division records

Box
11949-1955
Box
21956-1958
Box
31959-1961
Box
41962-1963
Box
51964-1967
Box
61968-1969
Box
7Volume 1, 1970-1972
Box
8Volume 2, 1972-1976
Box
91977-1978
Box
101979-1980
Box
111981-1982
Box
121983-1984
Box
131985-1988
Box
141989-1990
Box
151991-1995
Box
161996-1998
Box
171999-2000
Box
182001-2002
Carton
12003-2009
Box
20GA Division By-Laws
GA Division By-Laws, 2019
BoxFolder
261Minutes, correspondence, notes, 1954-1955, 1975-1976
2Correspondence, 1958
3Correspondence, 1959
4Correspondence, 1960
5Correspondence, 1961
6Correspondence, 1962-1968
7Correspondence, 1969
8Correspondence, 1979-1980
9Correspondence regarding the Foresters Fund and annual meeting, 1992-1998
10Correspondence and Georgia Forest Forever CD-ROM development, 1999
CartonFolder
114"A Factual History of Southeastern Society of American Foresters", 1991
11Annual meetings, 2003, 2011, 2013, 2017
BoxFolder
115Conservation Educators of the Year award, 1990
CartonFolder
112Events, 2015
13Executive Committee notes, 1999, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2014, 2017
16Southeastern Society of American Foresters Operations Manual, 1999
17Southeastern Society of American Foresters Operations Manual, 2003
18Southeastern Society of American Foresters Operations Manual, 2005
19-20Georgia Foresters Hall of Fame Committee, 1988-1995
BoxFolder
2714-17Georgia Foresters Hall of Fame Committee, 1996-2019
 

Series 2: Naval Stores information and Oconee Chapter records

Box
19Misc. Records
Box
21Naval Stores Information and other records from Chuck Place
Box
22Naval Stores Information and pictures SAF people and Naval stories from Chuck Place Collection
Box
23Oconee Chapter Records
Box
24Oconee Chapter Records By-Laws
Box
25Chapter Reports
Walter Fox - 50 year SAF member - Oconee Chapter, 2014
 

Series 2: Ocmulgee Chapter records

Box
18SAF meetings - Ocmulgee Chapter, 2001
Georgia Division stationary, 2001
Chuck Place
 

Series 4: Savannah Chapter records

BoxFolder
271Savannah Area Forestry Club meeting minutes and correspondence, 1983-1985
2Savannah Area Forestry Club meeting minutes and correspondence, 1984
3Savannah Area Forestry Club meeting minutes and correspondence, 1985
4Savannah Area Forestry Club meeting minutes and correspondence, 1987-1989
5-6Savannah Area Forestry Club meeting minutes and correspondence, 1990-1992
BoxFolder
3.2108061279926E137Savannah Area Forestry Club meeting minutes and correspondence, 1993-1994
BoxFolder
278Savannah Area Forestry Club meeting minutes and correspondence, 1997-1998
9-10Savannah Area Forestry Club meeting minutes and correspondence, 1999-2000
11Savannah Area Forestry Club meeting minutes and correspondence, 2001
OS Folder
1Savannah Area Forestry Club membership lists, 1985
BoxFolder
2712Society of American Foresters manual, 1986
13Walk in the Forest handbook and notes, 2000-2003