|Title||Harry Gisborne's Fire Fighting Stories|
|Scope & Content||
Harry Gisborne's Fire Fighting Stories 1930s
>> From a file labeled "Gisborne File"
>> Gisborne's goal was to publicize the effort to control wildfires and perhaps increase public support for funding fire control.
>> Handwritten stories, outlines and notes
>> Typed manuscripts - primarily about fire fighters
>> Memo 7-14-1937 to Time Magazine
>> Memo 9-23-1931 to American Forests
>> Memo 8-9-1943 from Life Magazine rejecting Gisborne's article idea on smokejumper. The attached yellow file copy included Gisborne's original photographs (he used his personal Leica camera) to illustrate the storyline. (the photographs are cataloged separately 2014.30.110 to 119)
|Year Range from||1931|
|Year Range to||1943|
Gisborne, Harry T.
|Extent of Description||Approx. 60 pages, letter size|