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Title Edwin F. Smith Diary, August 2, 1909 - June 30, 1910
Catalog Number 2004.014.009
Object Name Diary
Scope & Content Edwin F. Smith Diary, August 2, 1909 - June 30, 1910
>> Position: Forest Guard, Floriston, CA (10 miles east of Truckee, Tahoe National Forest)
>> August 3 - Got out at 6:30 am went out on lookout, came in at noon and got phone that large fire at Boca got started. 1:30 arrived and at 3:30 found fire; found 17 men from Ice House; got fire under control; Fire was caused by hobos or spark from engine; Stood guard on fire all night
>> September 24 - Made trail to Big Meadows; Ran out line
>> October 5 - Went on high lookout south of Mill Camp
>> June 1, 1910 - Left Schafer Mill went to Truckee to meet District Ranger Sieverton forester Mitchel, Schauer Becker and Guard Elmgren and went by trail to Tahoe City
Year Range from 1910
Year Range to 1910
People Smith, Edwin F
Subjects Tahoe NF
Search Terms Diaries
Catalog date 2016-11-23
Collection Smith, Edwin F.