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The birth of forestry in America : Biltmore Forest School, 1898-1913

Author: Carl Alwin Schenck
Publisher: Santa Cruz, Calif. : Forest History Society, 1974, ©1955.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Personal correspondence
Correspondence
Biographies
Named Person: Carl Alwin Schenck; Carl Alwin Schenck; Carl Alwin Schenck
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carl Alwin Schenck
ISBN: 0890300011 9780890300015 089030002X 9780890300022
OCLC Number: 1130225
Notes: Reprint of the ed. published by American Forest History Foundation, St. Paul ; with new introd. under title: The Biltmore story.
Description: xiv, 224 pages, 10 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Background For a New World --
Sir Dietrich Brandis --
Biltmore, U.S.A., 1895 --
Profile of Pisgah Forest --
The Dam on Big Creek --
The Cloudy Dawn of Private Forestry --
The Germ of a Forest School --
The Pinkbeds and the Mountaineers --
A Trip to Minnesota --
A Mistress Arrives at Biltmore --
Random Journeys --
Some Notables Who Came to Biltmore --
Foresters, Beware! --
The Year of Upturn --
The Parting of Ways with Pinchot --
A Portent of Coming Events --
Reverses at Biltmore --
A Visit From Peter Thomson --
Try to Sell Pisgah Forest --
The Biltmore Forest Festival --
Last Days at Biltmore --
The Odyssey of the Biltmore Forest School --
A Farewell Message to my Biltmore Boys --
Some Publications by the Author --
Index.
Other Titles: Biltmore story
Responsibility: Carl Alwin Schenck ; edited by Ovid Butler ; introd. by John R. McGuire.

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