Seward, Walter Merritt, 1862-1932.

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Forest in Brunswick County, Va., willed to the University of Virginia in 1932 by Walter Merritt Seward for instruction in the art of forestry; served as an experimental research facility.

From the description of Seward Forest Papers [manuscript], 1833-1974. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647834197

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creatorOf Seward, Walter Merritt, 1862-1932. Seward Forest Papers [manuscript], 1833-1974. University of Virginia. Library
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associatedWith Akerman, Alfred, person
associatedWith Barrow, David C. (David Crenshaw), 1852-1929, person
associatedWith Dunn family. family
associatedWith Dunn, John H., fl. 1833-1843. person
associatedWith Dunn, Susan Everett Branch Seward. person
associatedWith Fernald, Merritt Lyndon, 1873-1950 person
associatedWith George Foster Peabody School of Forestry. corporateBody
associatedWith Lewis, John B., person
associatedWith Mallet, John William. person
associatedWith Peabody, George Foster, 1852-1938 person
associatedWith Sargent, Charles Sprague, 1841-1927 person
associatedWith Schenck, Carl Alwin, 1868-1955, person
associatedWith Seward, Robert M. (Robert Merritt), fl. 1857-1860. person
associatedWith Sharp, Robert, ca. 1851-1931. person
associatedWith United States. Army. Infantry Division, 29th. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 116th. corporateBody
associatedWith University of Virginia corporateBody
associatedWith University of Virginia. Seward Forest. corporateBody
associatedWith Virginia. Forest Service. corporateBody
associatedWith Wells, E. R. F., person
associatedWith Wright, Ervin H., d. 1944. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Virginia--Isle of Wight County
New York (State)--New York
Triplet (Va.)
Brunswick County (Va.)
Seward Forest (Triplet, Va.)
Greensville County (Va.)
Dismal Swamp (N.C. and Va.)
Isle of Wight County (Va.)
Virginia--Brunswick County
Forests and forestry
Incense cedar
World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, American
Experimental forests
Forest products industry
World War, 1939-1945
Veterinary medicine
Forest reserves
Medicine--Study and teaching
Chemistry--Study and teaching


Birth 1862

Death 1932

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