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James W. Johnson Papers, 1958-1978

Collection Overview

Title: James W. Johnson Papers, 1958-1978

ID: MSS JohnsonJW

Primary Creator: Johnson, James W.

Extent: 3.0 cubic feet. More info below.

Languages of Materials: English [eng]


The James W. Johnson Papers consist of materials created or assembled by Johnson and includes reference files and research project files documenting his work as a forest products researcher.

Scope and Content Notes

The reference files and research project files held in the Johnson Papers include correspondence, data sheets, reports, photographs, and related documentation.

Biographical / Historical Notes

From 1950 until his retirement in 1982, Jim Johnson was a forest products researcher with the Oregon Forest Products Laboratory and the Forest Research Laboratory, specializing in timber mechanics and timber engineering research. He earned his BS in engineering from the University of Idaho in 1949 and his MS in forest engineering and wood utilization from Oregon State College in 1950.

Administrative Information

More Extent Information: 3 cubic foot boxes

Statement on Access: Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation: James W. Johnson Papers (MSS JohnsonJW), Oregon State University Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Corvallis, Oregon.

Processing Information: This collection is not fully processed and a complete finding aid is not available at this time.


Johnson, James W.

People, Places, and Topics

Johnson, James W.
Natural Resources
Oregon State University. Department of Forest Products
University History

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