Indian Summer Festivals, Inc. Records, 1985-2007

Contents List

Container Title
Series: 1. Consulting Files, 1966-1987
Scope and Content Note: This series documents Stearns' role as consultant on a deciduous forest biome project, four separate national natural landmark evaluation projects for the U.S. National Park Service (NPS), and a lake project for Wisconsin's Department of Natural Resources.
Box   1
Folder   1
Deciduous Forest Biome Memo Report, 1973
Box   1
Folder   2-4
ELF (Extreme Low Frequency) Communications System Ecological Monitoring Program: Wetland Studies, Annual Reports, 1984, 1986-1987
National Park Service (U.S.), National Natural Landmark Evaluations
Box   1
Folder   5
Indiana and Illinois, 1983-1985
Box   1
Folder   6
Michigan, 1972-1973, undated
Box   1
Folder   7-24
Michigan and Wisconsin, 1966-1973, undated
Box   1
Folder   25
Minnesota, 1983, undated
Box   1
Folder   26-30
Wisconsin, Department of Natural Resources, Lake Project, 1986-1988
Series: 2. Environmental Education Council of Greater Milwaukee Files, 1968-1973
Scope and Content Note: This series includes Stearns' personal copies of board minutes, constitution and by-laws, newsletters, brochures, and other items. EECGM brought together adults and youth to address environmental problems affecting the Milwaukee area.
Box   1
Folder   31
Board Meeting Agendas and Minutes, 1970-1972, undated
Box   1
Folder   32
Cadre Carrier Newsletter, Outdoor Education, Mobile Laboratory, Milwaukee Public Schools, 1972, undated
Box   1
Folder   33
Constitution and By-Laws, 1971
Box   1
Folder   34
Development of Organization, Correspondence, 1971-1973
Box   1
Folder   35
Environmental and Conservation Brochures, Information, and Resolutions, 1968-1973
Box   1
Folder   36
Membership, undated
Box   1
Folder   37
Newsletters, 1971-1973
Box   1
Folder   38
Youth Environmental Programs, 1972, undated
Series: 3. UWM Services Files, 1968-1976
Scope and Content Note: This series documents Stearns' service on the Environmental Studies Committee, which was established in the late 1960's to develop the environmental studies program. Stearns helped found the committee and led a task force to examine course outlines in more depth. Records consist of mainly correspondence, class outlines, and short reports. This series also documents Stearns work preparing Impact Assessment Reports for the Department of Planning and Construction. These reports study the potential environmental impact of proposed building and construction projects. Stearns was involved with projects relating to the Blue Hole, a proposed parking site; the Physical Education Building; the Cultural and Technological Studies Program; and the Life Science Building.
Environmental Studies Committee
Box   1
Folder   41
Environmental Task Force, 1972-1976, undated
Box   1
Folder   39
Preliminary Reports and Correspondence, 1968-1971, undated
Box   1
Folder   40
Urban Environmental Studies, 1969-1972, undated
Impact Assessment Reports
Blue Hole
Box   1
Folder   42
Availability of Environmental Impact Statement, 1974
Box   1
Folder   43
Environmental Impact Statement, 1973-1975
Box   1
Folder   44
News Stories, 1973-1974
Box   1
Folder   45
Preliminary Reports, 1974
Box   1
Folder   46
Studies for Environmental Impact Statement, 1974-1975
Cultural and Technological Studies Program
Box   1
Folder   47
Evaluations, 1973-1975
Box   1
Folder   48
Recruitment, 1974
Box   1
Folder   49
Steering Committee Minutes, 1974-1975
Box   1
Folder   50
Life Science Building, 1974
Physical Education Building
Box   1
Folder   51
Development and Preparation of Original Environment Impact Statement, 1972-1974
Box   1
Folder   52
Environmental Impact Sub-Committee and Statement, 1973-1975
Box   1
Folder   53
Environmental Impact Sub-Committee, Meeting Minutes and Architectural Drawings, 1973-1974
Box   1
Folder   54
Soil Borings, 1973-1973