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Charles R. Batten papers, 1970-1980.
BANC MSS 85/110 c CARTON 1; BANC MSS 85/110 c CARTON 2; BANC MSS 85/110 c CARTON 3; BANC MSS 85/110 c
Collection Overview

Title:

Charles R. Batten papers, 1970-1980

Creator/Contributor:

Batten, Charles R., creator

Creator/Contributor:

California Forest Protective Association

Abstract:

Materials relating to environmental and conservation issues, gathered by Charles Batten while director of communications for the California Forest Protective Association. Concerns controversies surrounding Redwood National Park, the Sierra Club, land use regulations and the Forest Practice Act, and aerial spraying of phenoxy herbicides on forest lands. Contains reports, clippings, brochures, and other published material, with some correspondence and texts of a few speeches and interviews by C.R. Batten on the herbicide 2,4, 5-T.
Also contains copies of the Association's newsletters, 1974-1980; news releases and mailings to members, 1974-1978; and, legislative reports, 1975-1978.

Date:

1970 (issued)

Subject:

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California Forest Protective Association.
Sierra Club.
Forests and forestry -- California
Redwood industry -- California
Herbicides -- Environmental aspects
Redwood National Park (Calif.)
Humboldt County (Calif.)

Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE. Advance notice required for use.
California Forest Protective Association served members who were mainly timber industry landowners in California. In the 1980's it merged with the Western Timber Association, headquartered in Sacramento under its present name, California Forestry Association.

Physical Description:

print
3 cartons (3.75 linear ft.)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 85/110 c CARTON 1
BANC MSS 85/110 c CARTON 2
BANC MSS 85/110 c CARTON 3
BANC MSS 85/110 c

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE. Advance notice required for use.