Oral history interview with Robert E. Tucker 1975

 

Name
Tucker, Robert E (Interviewee)
Nackman, Mark (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Robert E. Tucker 1975
Abstract
Education in forestry, ornithology; growth of Woodland Operations in Hodge, Louisana; problems of fire, disease protection; advs. of long term cropping and row thinning; use of abandoned farms for land base expansion; effects of merger with Gair, then Continental Can Company [CCC]; plantation management program; nursery operations; CCC's Woodland District organization; comparison of hardwoods to pi ne for pulp mills; demands of forester's job; responsibilities of land management position.
Collection Name
Continental Group project
Subjects
Foresters; Consolidation and merger of corporations; Real estate management; Forests and forestry; Company towns--Louisiana; Tucker, Robert E; Continental Can Company
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1975
Note (Biographical)
Forester.
Note
Interviewed by Mark Nackman on May 2, 1975.
Note (Provenance)
Robert E. Tucker, Gift 1975
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13548534
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-jvnh-a632
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.