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Guide to the Moose Creek Ranger District Historical Files ; Moose Creek Ranger District Historical Files

Moose Creek Ranger District Historical Files

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Guide to the Moose Creek Ranger District Historical Files 1893-1995

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Funding for processing this collection was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

University of Idaho Library
850 Rayburn St.
P.O. Box 442351
Moscow, Idaho 83844-2351
(208) 885-7951
http://www.lib.uidaho.edu/special-collections/

© 2009



Profile Description

Creation: Finding aid encoded by Laura Guedes 2009
Language: Finding aid written in English.

Repository: University of Idaho Library Special Collections and Archives850 Rayburn St. P.O. Box 442351 Moscow, Idaho 83844-2351 (208) 885-7951 http://www.lib.uidaho.edu/special-collections/
Creator: Moose Creek Ranger District
Title: Moose Creek Ranger District Historical Files
Dates: 1893-1995
Quantity: 20 cubic feet21 boxes
Abstract:The Moose Creek Ranger District is part of the Nez Perce National Forest in Idaho. This collection contains the historical files.
Identification: MG 453
Language: This collection is in English

The original subject arrangement of the Moose Creek Ranger District files was maintained. A rough description of the content of these historical files is provided in the inventory of the boxes, based on the original titles of the folders. Note that this description is neither exhaustive nor exclusive. There might exist other subjects and projects inside each box as well as more of the same in different boxes.

The historical files of the Moose Creek Ranger District span approximately the years 1893 to 1995. Included in the records are reports, field notes, memorandums, news clippings, photographs, correspondence, and maps.


Historical Note

The Moose Creek Ranger District of the Nez Perce National Forest maintains two historic ranger stations: the Moose Creek Ranger Station and the Fenn Ranger Station (District headquarters) built in 1922 and 1939, respectively. The files were collected in 2008 at the original Moose Creek Ranger Station located on Moose Creek, inside the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness Area.


This collection is indexed under the following headings in the online catalog. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons, or places should search the catalog using these headings.

Moose Creek Ranger District
Forestry and Forestry Products
Idaho

Restrictions

The collection is open to the public. Researchers must use the collection in accordance with the policies of the University of Idaho Library Special Collections and Archives.

Researchers are responsible for using in accordance with Copyright Laws (17 U.S.C.) and any other applicable statutes.


Administrative Information

The historical files of the Moose Creek Ranger District were in the possession of the Moose Creek Ranger Station until transferred to the possession of Dennis Baird until time of the donation.

Moose Creek Ranger District Historical Files, MG 453, Special Collections and Archives, University of Idaho Library, Moscow, Idaho

The historical files of the Moose Creek Ranger District were donated to the University of Idaho Library by Dennis and Lynn Baird, between 2008 and 2009.

This collection was processed using the Basic processing method.


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