Tag Archives: Forests-and-forestry
Slow pan in forested area to man standing in cleared area and young men in Civilian Conservation Corps (?) uniforms with shovels working in area with wheelbarrows and shovels to move dirt. A group poses with flags. Some younger boys may be Boy Scouts. Group of men in suits and ties pose for camera. Two
Ripton Job Corps Gov. Davis #1;Sign at entrance to camp reads “RIPTON Job Corps Conservation Center. Green Mountain National Forest. U.S. Department of Agriculture. Forest Service.;Long shot buildings at the camp, men in shirts and ties enter the Administration Building. Several people talk with State Policeman. Looks like summer. Newsman conducts interviews with several people.
Underexposed shots of piles of wood in forest. Man works with axe to fell tree, then second man helps. Tree falls, then the men work with double-ended saw to saw the trunk. Probably Mt. Carmel State Forest north of Rutland.
Viewing Notes NHF cataloguer’s notes, 1/96 (donor’s notes in quotes; reel numbers are NHF-assigned): Reel 4: ‘1944, 45, 46, 47, 48. Janice 1st year.’ Woman and child in snow. Easter. Hits from past. (01:34:59). Man building fence. Child watching. (39:44). At a fair? Riding in toy car ride. (39:44). Carousel. Airplanes. Ferris Wheel. (40:11). Man
Intertitle: “The Forest of tomorrow” Footage of workers in the forest, including digging and loading a truck. Intertitle: “Three generations of Harvard Forest workers” A shot of three men. Intertitle: “The axmen opens new vistas” A shot of a forest. Intertitle: “For systematic thinning the trees are marked” Footage of workers marking, cutting down and
Footage of a stream running over some rocks. A few shots of boards stacked high in a lumber yard. Footage of trees and brush in Harvard Forest intercut with workers marking and chopping down small trees. Donor Notes: “Harvard Forest”
Intertitle: ” Harvard Forest Students of 1930 Left to Right: Lotti, Daley, Herr, Branch” A shot of four men sitting by a tree. Intertitle: ” Field Headquarters for Old Growth Forest Study of 1929-30 on Eastern Shore of Pisgah Reservoir.” A few shots of a man rowing to shore in a row boat. A shot
Intertitle: “Petersham Views Southern End of the Barre Woods” A shot of a man pointing at a sign that reads “Harvard Forest Boundary” . A few shots of a road through the woods. Intertitle: “Connor’s Pond and Dam in the Barre Woods.” A few shots of Connor’s Pond, including a small waterfall. Intertitle: “East Branch
A shot of wind blowing through a snowy forest. A shot of workers cutting branches and logs with a circular saw. A shot of a woman walking along a wooden shed. A shot of workers unloading blocks of ice from a flatbed truck. A few shots of a truck hauling logs. A few shots of