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Buford Sanders Wilder soil conservation slides

Buford Sanders Wilder soil conservation slides

Descriptive Summary

Title: Buford Sanders Wilder soil conservation slides
Creator: Wilder, Buford Sanders, 1903-1973
Inclusive Dates: 1932, 1948-1951
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet (1 box and 1 oversize folder)
Collection Number: ms3841
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Buford Sanders Wilder graduated from the University of Georgia in 1932 with a B.S. in agriculture. He served as a district soil conservationist in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands during the late 1940s and returned to the States in 1951. He was married to Anne Inez Wilder and they settled in Waynesboro, Ga.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of 92 color slides of soil conservation sites in Puerto Rico, St. Croix, and St. Thomas. Also included is Buford Sanders Wilder's diploma from the University of Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Buford Sanders Wilder soil conservation slides, ms 3841, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2014.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Slides (Photography).
Soil conservation -- Puerto Rico.
Soil conservation -- United States Virgin Islands.
United States. Soil Conservation Service

Related Collections in this Repository

Related collections in this repository: Soil conservation photographs, ms 2205 and Soil Conservation Service Papers, ms 2163.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Slides of soil conservation sites, 1948-1951 (92 slides)
1Bachelor of Science in Agriculture diploma, 1932