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Record Unit 7146

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Bird and Mammal Laboratories

Fur Catch and Big Game Inventory Statistics, 1935-1968

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Bird and Mammal Laboratories
Title: Fur Catch and Big Game Inventory Statistics
Dates: 1935-1968
Quantity: 1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection: Record Unit 7146
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

These records pertain mostly to fur catch and big game inventory statistics compiled for the Fur Catch in the United States and Big Game Inventory published by the Fish and Wildlife Service. Prior to 1958, Frank G. Ashbrook compiled the statistics for the Fur Catch publication. Since then, the Bird and Mammal Laboratories, located in the National Museum of Natural History, have compiled figures for the report. Statistics for the Big Game Inventory are likewise compiled by the Laboratories.

Descriptive Entry

These records pertain mostly to fur catch and big game inventory statistics compiled for the Fur Catch in the United States and Big Game Inventory published by the Fish and Wildlife Service. Prior to 1958, Frank G. Ashbrook compiled the statistics for the Fur Catch publication. Since then, the Bird and Mammal Laboratories, located in the National Museum of Natural History, have compiled figures for the report. Statistics for the Big Game Inventory are likewise compiled by the Laboratories.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7146, Fur Catch and Big Game Inventory Statistics

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Container List

Series 1

STATISTICS FOR FUR CATCH AND BIG GAME REPORTS, 1935-1969. ARRANGED CHRONOLOGICALLY.

Box 1

Estimate of Fur Bearing Animals on the National Forests, 1935-1940

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Game Refuges on National Forests, 1937-1940

Box 1 of 2

Estimate of Big Game Animals on National Forests, 1937-1964

Box 1 of 2

Miscellaneous Statistics on Big Game, 1940

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Fur Catch. Five Year Averages, 1940-1944, 1942-1947

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Fur Catch Statistics. Includes prices and information on various states, 1940-1956.

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Fur Catch in the United States, 1955

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Wildlife Leaflet and Forms for Big Game Kill Estimates and Population Trends, 1957

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Big Game Kill and Population Estimates, 1958

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Fur Catch Statistics - Sales and Prices, 1959-1962

Box 1 of 2

Fur Catch Statistics by State, 1960-1961

Box 1 of 2

Fur Catch - Miscellaneous, 1961-1962

Box 1 of 2

Fur Catch Statistics, 1961-1962

Box 1 of 2

Big Game Inventory, 1962

Box 1 of 2

Fur - General Correspondence, 1962-1963

Box 1 of 2

Big Game Inventory, 1963

Box 1 of 2

Big Game Kill Estimates and Population Trends, 1963

Box 1 of 2

Requests for 1960-1964 Fur Catch Reports, 1963, 1966

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Big Game Inventory, 1963-1964

Box 1 of 2

Big Game Inventory - Correspondence and Statistics, 1963-1964

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Fur Catch, 1963-1964

Box 1 of 2

Memoranda to Regional Directors Regarding Statistics for 1963-1964 Reports, 1965

Box 1 of 2

National Wildlife Refuges - Big Game Statistics, 1963-1964

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Big Game Report - Working Sheets, Rough Drafts, 1964

Box 1 of 2

Big Game Inventory - Correspondence and Raw Data, 1964-1965

Box 1 of 2

Fur Catch in the United States, 1964-1965

Box 1 of 2

Furs - General Correspondence, 1964-1965

Box 1 of 2

Requests for Big Game for Reports, 1965

Box 1 of 2

Big Game Inventory, 1965

Box 1 of 2

Big Game Kill Estimate Form: Request for Clearance, Bureau of Budget, 1965

Box 1 of 2

Big Game and Fur Catch - Forms and Preliminary Memoranda, 1965

Box 1 of 2

Big Game and Fur Catch - Correspondence, 1965

Box 1 of 2

Buffalo Information Letter, 1965

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Big Game and Fur Catch - Cover Material, 1965-1966

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Big Game and Fur Catch Inventory, 1965-1966

Box 1 of 2

Big Game Reports by States, 1965-1966

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Big Game - Working Sheets, Drafts, 1965-1966

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Wild Fur Catch, 1965-1966

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Big Game Report - Information for 1966

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Fur Catch - General Correspondence, 1966-1967

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Big Game Inventory, 1967 (2 folders)

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Big Game Work Sheets, 1967

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Fur Catch Report, 1967

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Wild Fur Animal Catch (1965-1966), for 1967

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Fur Catch and Big Game Inventory - Raw Data, 1968

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Fur Catch, 1968-1969

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New York State Conservation Department, Division of Fish and Game - Wildlife Rabies Control Program, 1969

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Big Game Inventory, 1961-1967

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Fur Catch in the United States, 1939-1967

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Series 2

INFORMATION RELATING TO BIG GAME AND FUR BEARING ANIMALS, 1949-1968.

Box 1

Department of the Interior: Information Service, 1957

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Department of the Interior: Fish and Wildlife Service, Reorganization Memoranda, 1957

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Federal Aid: Trapping, Hunting, and Fishing Licenses Sold in the United States, 1949-1963

Box 1 of 2

Box 2

Federal Trade Commission: Fur Products Name Guide

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Federal Trade Commission: Fur Products Labeling Act, 1952-1960

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Fur and Game Papers - Miscellaneous, 1964

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Fur Prices: Statistics and Auction Sale Reports, 1957-1964

Box 2 of 2

Furs: Trade Names, 1961-1968. Miscellaneous information.

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United States Congress: "To Require Use of Humane Methods of Trapping Animals and Birds on Lands and Waterways Under Jurisdiction of the U.S.," S.2489

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