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Society of American Foresters, Georgia Division archives

Society of American Foresters, Georgia Division archives

Descriptive Summary

Title: Society of American Foresters, Georgia Division archives
Creator: Society of American Foresters. Georgia Division
Inclusive Dates: 1949-2014
Language: English
Extent: 12.5 Linear Feet 28 document boxes, 1 carton, 1 oversize folder
Collection Number: ms3348
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

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

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.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Society of American Foresters, Georgia Division archives, ms3348, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Business records.
Correspondence
Financial records.
Forests and forestry -- Georgia.
Forests and forestry -- Societies, etc.
Interviews.
Minutes (administrative records)
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

Related Collections in this Repository

Related materials available in the following collections of this repository: Georgia Foresters Hall of Fame, ms3349.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 

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
20GA Division By-Laws, 2019
boxfolder
261Minutes, correspondence, notes, 1954-1955, 1975-1976
262Correspondence, 1958
263Correspondence, 1959
264Correspondence, 1960
265Correspondence, 1961
266Correspondence, 1962-1968
267Correspondence, 1969
268Correspondence, 1979-1980
269Correspondence regarding the Foresters Fund and annual meeting, 1992-1998
2610Correspondence and Georgia Forest Forever CD-ROM development, 1999
boxfolder
283Georgia Forestry's Correspondence/Stationaries, 2008-2009
cartonfolder
114"A Factual History of Southeastern Society of American Foresters", 1991
111Annual meetings, 2003, 2011, 2013, 2017
115Conservation Educators of the Year award, 1990
112Events , 2015
113Executive Committee notes, 1999, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2014, 2017
116Southeastern Society of American Foresters Operations Manual, 1999
117Southeastern Society of American Foresters Operations Manual, 2003
118Southeastern Society of American Foresters Operations Manual, 2005
119-20Georgia Foresters Hall of Fame Committee , 1988-1995
boxfolder
2714-17Georgia Foresters Hall of Fame Committee , 1996-2019
boxfolder
281Southeastern Division Collections, 1995-2008
282Georgia Division Meetings, 1981-2011
284Organizational History, 1992-2011
285Foundation of Georgia Division - Bylaws, Reasons for Formation, Registration , 1980-2012
286Georgia Division Board Members, Committees , 1992-2000
287Georgia Division Hall of Fame, Scholarships, Awards, 1969-2017
 

2. Naval Stores information and Oconee Chapter records

box
19Miscellaneous
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
25Walter Fox - 50 year SAF member - Oconee Chapter, 2014
boxfolder
288Photographs, Correspondence, 2008
 

3. Ocmulgee Chapter records

box
18SAF meetings - Ocmulgee Chapter, 2001
18Georgia Division stationary, 2001
18Chuck Place
boxfolder
289Correspondence, 1986-2009
 

4. Savannah Chapter records

boxfolder
271Savannah Area Forestry Club meeting minutes and correspondence, 1983-1985
272Savannah Area Forestry Club meeting minutes and correspondence, 1984
273Savannah Area Forestry Club meeting minutes and correspondence, 1985
274Savannah Area Forestry Club meeting minutes and correspondence, 1987-1989
275-6Savannah Area Forestry Club meeting minutes and correspondence, 1990-1992
277Savannah Area Forestry Club meeting minutes and correspondence, 1993-1994
278Savannah Area Forestry Club meeting minutes and correspondence, 1997-1998
279-10Savannah Area Forestry Club meeting minutes and correspondence, 1999-2000
2711Savannah Area Forestry Club meeting minutes and correspondence, 2001
oversized_folder
1Savannah Area Forestry Club membership lists, 1985
boxfolder
2712Society of American Foresters manual, 1986
2713Walk in the Forest handbook and notes , 2000-2003