Graves, Henry Solon, 1871-1951

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Henry Solon Graves was born on May 3, 1871 in Marietta, Ohio. He was a forester and organized the School of Forestry at Yale University. Graves died in Brattleboro, Vermont on March 7, 1951. Graves attended Yale University (B.A. 1892, M.A. 1900), Harvard University, and the University of Munich, Germany. From 1900-1910, he was director of the Yale Forestry School. Graves was chief forester of the U.S. Department of Agriculture from 1910-1920. In 1923 he returned to Yale University, where he was dean of the School of Forestry (1923-1939) and provost of the University (1923-1927). He retired as dean emeritus in 1939.

From the description of Henry Solon Graves papers, 1877-1952 (inclusive). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702169530

From the guide to the Henry Solon Graves papers, 1877-1952, (Manuscripts and Archives)

H. Graves was a Boston, Ma. architect in the later half of the 19th century. He is listed in city directories for much of this period, boarding at several different locales. Early in his career, he worked with Thomas W. Silloway at 121 Court St. Silloway was a Unitarian clergyman in addition to being an architect and designed numerous churces in New England. By 1861, Graves' office was located at 15 Congress St. It is not clear whether he worked alone or for a firm.

From the description of Architectural drawings, [ca.1850-1899] (Winterthur Library). WorldCat record id: 84665912

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referencedIn Seymour, Charles, 1885-1963. Charles Seymour papers, 1912-1963 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Austin Foster Hawes papers, 1880-1968 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Herman Haupt Chapman papers, 1881-1963 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Winn, Frederic, 1880-1945. Winn papers, 1902-1942. Arizona Historical Society, Southern Arizona Division
referencedIn Smith, David Stanley, 1877-1949. The David Stanley Smith papers, 1889-1958 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
referencedIn Smith, David Stanley, 1877-1949. The David Stanley Smith papers, 1889-1958 (inclusive). Yale University, Music Library
referencedIn Newell, Frederick Haynes, 1862-1932. Frederick Haynes Newell papers, 1885-1931. Library of Congress
referencedIn Gruener, Gustav, 1863-1928. Gustav Gruener papers, 1879-1932 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Gustav Gruener papers, 1879-1932 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Inspection of the Columbia River Highway and proposed Mount Hood loop photograph album [graphic], 1915. Oregon Historical Society Research Library
referencedIn Charles Seymour papers, 1912-1963 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Wallace Notestein papers, 1899-1969 (inclusive) Yale University Library
referencedIn Arthur Twining Hadley, president of Yale University, records, 1899-1921 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf OAC Review Index. Alumni, OAC Review, v.24, no.10, July 1912, p.593-595. University of Guelph
referencedIn Chapman, Herman Haupt, 1874-1963. Herman Haupt Chapman papers, 1881-1963 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Company. Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Company Forest Survey Records, 1896-1943 1919-1943. Michigan Technological University, J.R. Van Pelt & Opie Library; Michigan Tech
referencedIn Gruener, Gustav, 1863-1928. Gustav Gruener papers, 1879-1932 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Samuel T. Dana papers, 1893-1970, 1925-1968 Bentley Historica Library University of Michigan
referencedIn Munger, Thornton T. (Thornton Taft), 1883-. Thornton Taft Munger papers, 1893-1972 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Farnam family papers, 1721-1941 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Yale University. School of Forestry and Environmental Studies. School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, Yale University, records 1905-2006 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Graves, H. Architectural drawings, [ca.1850-1899] Winterthur Library
referencedIn Hawes, Austin F. (Austin Foster), 1879-1962. Austin Foster Hawes papers, 1880-1968 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Wallace Notestein papers, 1899-1969 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf Yale University. Office of the Provost. Provost's office, Yale University, records, 1914-1964 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Zon, Raphael, 1874-1956. Raphael Zon papers, 1887-1957. Minnesota Historical Society Library
referencedIn Yale University. President's Office. Records of Arthur Twining Hadley as president of Yale University, 1899-1921 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Frederick Haynes Newell Papers, 1885-1931 Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Dana, Samuel Trask, 1883-1978. Samuel Trask Dana papers, 1893-1970. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Seymour, George Dudley, 1859-1945. George Dudley Seymour papers, 1684-1944 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Beeby, Betty,. Betty Beeby collection, 1838-1956. Western Michigan University, Dwight B. Waldo Library
referencedIn Chapman, Herman Haupt, 1874-1963. Herman Haupt Chapman papers, 1881-1963 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Farnam family. Farnam family papers, 1721-2002 (inclusive), 1850-1937 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Olmsted, Frederick Law, 1870-1957. Frederick Law Olmsted correspondence, 1910-1951. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Yale University. School of Forestry and Environmental Studies. School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, Yale University, records of the dean 1900-2007 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Whistler, James McNeill, 1834-1903. Letters to Henry Graves, 1878-1891. Houghton Library
referencedIn Yale University. President's Office. Records of Arthur Twining Hadley as president of Yale University, 1899-1921 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Adams, Caroline Graves. Scrapbook, 1847-1895. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Graves, Henry Solon, 1871-1951. Henry Solon Graves papers, 1877-1952 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Henry Solon Graves papers, 1877-1952 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn George Dudley Seymour papers, 1684-1944 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
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associatedWith Adams, Caroline Graves. person
associatedWith American Forestry Association. corporateBody
associatedWith Beeby, Betty, person
associatedWith Chapman, Herman Haupt, 1874-1963. person
associatedWith Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Company corporateBody
associatedWith Dana, Samuel Trask, 1883-1978. person
associatedWith Farnam family family
associatedWith Farnam family. family
associatedWith Gruener, Gustav, 1863-1928. person
associatedWith Hawes, Austin F. (Austin Foster), 1879-1962. person
associatedWith Munger, Thornton T. (Thornton Taft), 1883- person
correspondedWith Newell, Frederick Haynes, 1862-1932. person
associatedWith Notestein, Wallace, 1878-1969. person
associatedWith OAC Review Index. corporateBody
associatedWith Olmsted, Frederick Law, 1870-1957. person
associatedWith Pershing, John Joseph, 1860-1948. person
associatedWith Pinchot, Gifford, 1865-1946. person
associatedWith Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919. person
associatedWith Seymour, Charles, 1885-1963. person
associatedWith Seymour, George Dudley, 1859-1945. person
associatedWith Silloway, Thomas W. (Thomas William), 1828-1910. person
associatedWith Smith, David Stanley, 1877-1949. person
associatedWith Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930. person
associatedWith Whistler, James McNeill, 1834-1903. person
correspondedWith Winn, Frederic, 1880-1945. person
associatedWith Yale University corporateBody
associatedWith Yale University. Faculty. corporateBody
associatedWith Yale University. Office of the Provost. corporateBody
associatedWith Yale University. President's Office. corporateBody
associatedWith Yale University. President's Office. corporateBody
associatedWith Yale University. President's Office. corporateBody
associatedWith Yale University. School of Forestry. corporateBody
associatedWith Yale University. School of Forestry and Environmental Studies. corporateBody
associatedWith Zon, Raphael, 1874-1956. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
France
Massachusetts--Boston
Subject
Forestry schools and education
Architectural drawing--19th century
Church decoration and ornament
Church architecture
Forests and forestry--Mensuration
World War, 1914-1918--France
Lumbering
Architecture--Designs and plans
Conservation of natural resources
World War, 1914-1918
Environmental protection
Occupation
Forester
Architect
Educators
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Birth 1871-05-03

Death 1951-03-07

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