Ralph Sheldon Hosmer Papers,1885-1941
Collection Number: 20-1-560
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Ralph Sheldon Hosmer papers, 1885-1941.
Ralph Sheldon, Hosmer 1874-
27.3 cubic ft.; c. 83 c.f.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence, memoranda, manuscripts, diary
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Correspondence, memoranda, manuscripts, and printed matter concerning the Department of Forestry at Cornell, as well as information on Hosmer, 19th century Michigan "lumber kings" and forestry organizations.
Collection material in English
Professor of Forestry, Cornell University; Superintendent of Forestry and Head of the Territorial Division of Forestry in Hawaii.
Correspondence, memoranda, manuscripts, and printed matter concerning the Department of Forestry at Cornell, including curriculum material, minutes of staff meetings, and reports; correspondence pertaining to the forestry education situation in New York. Includes Hosmer's student notes at Harvard (1891-1894), notes on Central Park (1895), a diary (1897-1898), papers and articles by Hosmer and others, manuscripts of radio talks. Also, clippings concerning Hamilton Littlefield, Jesse Hoyt, and Edward F. Loud, 19th century Michigan "lumber kings." Also, material pertaining to the Society of American Foresters, American Forestry Association, Empire State Forest Products Association, U.S. Forest Service, Institute of Forest Genetics, State College Council, New York State Forestry and Park Association, and the New York State Forestry Association.
Hosmer, Ralph Sheldon,1874-
Loud, Edward F.
American Forestry Association.
Cornell University.Department of Forestry.
Empire State Forest Products Association.
Institute of Forest Genetics.
New York State Forestry and Park Association.
New York State.College Council.
Society of American Foresters.
United States.Forest Service.
Forests and forestry--Study and teaching--New York (State)--Ithaca.
Forestry schools and education--New York (State)--Ithaca.
Radio programs--New York (State)
Central Park--New York (N.Y.)
Form and Genre Terms:
Ralph Sheldon Hosmer papers, #20-1-560. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
Also consists of collection #20-1-683.
All the material in the collection may not be covered by this guide.