Smokey Bear Biography, by United States Dept. of Agriculture Forest Service, c. 1975, Smithsonian Archives - History Div, Consists of a typewritten 2-page biography of Smokey Bear and his impact on decreasing forest fires in the United States. It was prepared by the U.S. Forest Service as Smokey neared the end of his life. It is labeled, [Hold for death of Original Smokey Bear!]..