Guide to the College of Forestry Moving Images
2007

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Overview of the Collection

Creator: Oregon State University. College of Forestry.
Title: College of Forestry Moving Images
Dates: 2007 ( inclusive )
Quantity: 0.01 cubic foot, including 1 DVD (1 box)
Collection Number: FV P 061
Summary: The College of Forestry Moving Images consist of A Century of Oregon Forestry: Challenge, Change, and Opportunity, a DVD produced by the College and the Oregon Forest Resources Institute about the development of professional forestry in Oregon and Oregon's role as a leader in sustainable forest practices
Repository: Oregon State University Libraries
University Archives

121 The Valley Library
Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR 97331-4501
Phone: 541-737-2165
Email: archives@oregonstate.edu
Web: http://osulibrary.oregonstate.edu/archives

Languages: Materials in English. 

Historical Note

A four-year degree program in forestry was established at Oregon Agricultural College in 1906. The School of Forestry was formed in 1913, with George Peavy as the first Dean. George W. Brown served as Dean of Forestry from 1990 to 2000; Hal Salwasser was appointed Dean in 2000.

The Oregon Forest Resources Institute was established by the Oregon Legislature in 1991 to improve public understanding of the state's forest resources and to provide training and other educational programs in environmentally sound forest management for forest landowners.

Content Description

The College of Forestry Moving Images consist of A Century of Oregon Forestry: Challenge, Change, and Opportunity, a DVD produced by the College of Forestry and the Oregon Forest Resources Institute to commemorate the centennial of the establishment of an academic program in forestry at Oregon State University. The 14-minute production describes the development of professional forestry in Oregon and the manangement and innovation that have made Oregon a leader in sustainable forestry. The video recording includes footage of forests, logging and wood products operations, and scientific studies in Oregon forests.

Several OSU faculty and administrators narrate and are shown in the production, including Hal Salwasser (Dean); George Brown (Dean Emeritus); Gail Achterman (Director, Institute for Natural Resources); Darrell Ross and Steve Strauss (OSU Forest Science faculty); and Scott Leavengood (Director, Oregon Wood Innovation Center). Others providing narration are: Jim Bowyer, Director, Responsible Materials Program, Dovetail Partners; Rick Brown, Senior Resource Specialist, Defenders of Wildlife; Ted Lorensen, Assistant State Forester, Oregon Department of Forestry; Jennifer Phillippi, Manager, Rough and Ready Lumber; and Rex Storm, Forest Policy Manager, Associated Oregon Loggers.

Use of the Collection

Restrictions on Access :  

Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation :  

College of Forestry Moving Images (FV P 061), Oregon State University Archives, Corvallis, Oregon.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information :  

This DVD was transferred to the Archives in 2008.

Future Additions :  

Additions to the collection are expected.

Related Materials :  

The College of Forestry Records (RG 139) and Photographs (P 061) provide documentation of the academic and research programs of the College and forestry in Oregon. Additional moving images of forestry in Oregon are part of the Extension and Experiment Station Communications Moving Images (FV P 120) and the United States Forest Service Video Workshop Videotapes (FV P 264).


Subjects

  • Personal Names :
  • Achterman, Gail L.
  • Brown, George Wallace, 1939-
  • Salwasser, Hal.
    • Subject Terms :
    • Forest conservation--Oregon.
    • Forestry schools and education--Oregon.
    • Forests and forestry--Oregon.
    • Logging--Oregon.
    • Form or Genre Terms :
    • DVDs
      • Other Creators :
      • Oregon Forest Resources Institute.

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