Trail of Tears State Forest collection, 1936-2002 | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
ID: 1/6/MSS 236
Extent: 5.0 Boxes
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Scope and Contents: The Trail of Tears State Forest collection contains materials including correspondence, documents, and essays dating from 1936 through 2002 that were retained by two of the forest's superintendents. This material relates to the construction of facilities for forest management, seed production, and activities in the forest (bird watch, archaeology studies). Also in this collection are two copies of Natural History each contain an article by Robert Mohlenbrock, a professor of plant biology at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.