Ashe, W. W. (William Willard), 1872-1932

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Native of North Carolina; botanist, and forester with the North Carolina Geological Survey, 1892-1905, and the United States Forest Service, 1905-1932.

From the description of W. W. Ashe papers, 1859-1932 (bulk 1898-1932). (Oceanside Free Library). WorldCat record id: 23150000

William Willard Ashe, son of Samuel A'Court and Hannah Emerson Willard Ashe, was an active forester and botanist. He was forester for the the North Carolina Geological Survey, 1898 1905, and served with the United States Forest Service in Washington, D.C., 1905-1932.

For further biographical information consult folder 41 of this collection and the 1936 sketch by William A. Dayton, available in the North Carolina Collection.

From the guide to the W. W. Ashe Papers, 1859-1932, (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection.)

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referencedIn Mattoon, Wilbur R. (Wilbur Reed), 1875-1941. William Willard Ashe : a forestry builder : symposium of expressions relating to his life and achievements. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Ashe, W. W. (William Willard), 1872-1932. W. W. Ashe papers, 1859-1932 (bulk 1898-1932). University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn Botanical correspondence of Arthur Stanley Pease, 1895-1947(inclusive) Gray Herbarium Library
referencedIn William B. Provine collection of evolutionary biology reprints, 20th century. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
creatorOf W. W. Ashe Papers, 1859-1932 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Library. Southern Historical Collection
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correspondedWith Provine, William B. person
associatedWith United States. Forest Service corporateBody
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Forests and forestry
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Birth 1872-06-04

Death 1932-03-20

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