Guide to the Henry E. Haefner Papers

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Overview of the Collection

Creator: Haefner, Henry E., 1884-
Title: Henry E. Haefner papers
Dates: 1909-1925 ( inclusive )
Quantity: 0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Location of Collection: Collection is located with other small manuscript collections.
Collection Number: CB H118a
Summary: Henry E. Haefner was a forester. The collection contains a copy of his recollections of working in Oregon as a forester from 1908 to 1953, including sixteen years in the Siskiyou National Forest.
Repository: University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
Contact Information: UO Libraries--SPC, 1299
University of Oregon
Eugene OR
Telephone: 541-346-3068
Fax: 541-346-3485
Languages: Collection materials are in English. 
Sponsor: Funding for encoding this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Historical Note

Henry E. Haefner was a forester in the Siskiyou National Forest and Oregon. He was born in 1884. He lived in Portland, Oregon in 1978 when he wrote his recollections.

Content Description

The collection consists of Haefner's recollections of his work as a forester in Oregon from 1908 to 1953, including sixteen years in the Siskiyou National Forest.

Use of the Collection

Restrictions on Access :  

Collection is open to the public.

Collection must be used in Special Collections & University Archives Reading Room.

Restrictions on Use :  

Property rights reside with Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections & University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Archival material may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal and/or state right to privacy laws and other regulations.

Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g. a cause of action for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of Oregon assumes no responsibility.

If a researcher finds sensitive personal information in a collection, please bring it to the attention of the reading room staff.

Preferred Citation :  

[Identification of item], Henry E. Haefner Papers, CB H118a, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

Administrative Information

Processing Note :  

Collection processed by staff.

This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.

Detailed Description of the Collection

The First Ninety-four Years, 1884-1978
93 pages, typewritten

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  • Personal Names :
  • Haefner, Henry E., 1884---Archives
  • Corporate Names :
  • United States. Forest Service--Officials and employees
  • Geographical Names :
  • Siskiyou National Forest (Or. and Calif.)--History
  • Subject Terms :
  • Forest reserves--Oregon--Management
  • Foresters--Oregon
  • Forests and forestry--Oregon
    • Form or Genre Terms :
    • Manuscripts for publication
    • Reminiscences

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