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RichP
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PostThu Oct 21, 2021 3:15 pm 
Some interesting first hand accounts of life in the forest service in the early days. Tales of lookouts, fires and logging camps.

http://npshistory.com/publications/usfs/region/1/early-days/4/contents.htm

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PostThu Oct 21, 2021 7:01 pm 
Just giving it a quick look it looks like it will be a excellent read! Thank you for sharing.

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PostFri Oct 22, 2021 11:11 am 
Rich...where did you get this publication?  I'd love to have a copy of all four volumes....inquiring minds want to know. confused.gif

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PostFri Oct 22, 2021 12:32 pm 
I just googled an area for info where I was hiking this week in Idaho and it popped up.


There are actually 5 volumes and it looks like you can purchase them here:

https://forestservicemuseum.org/product/early-days-in-the-forest-service-5-volume-set/

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PostSat Oct 23, 2021 6:54 am 
Thanks for the great info Rich!!! cool.gif

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PostTue Oct 26, 2021 6:55 am 
Volumes 1-4 are also available in PDF format here:

Early Days in the Forest Service (Vol 1-4)

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