Jay P. Kinney Papers, 1836-1941

Summary Information

Title: Jay P. Kinney Papers
Inclusive Dates: 1836-1941

  • Kinney, Jay P., 1875-1975
Call Number: Mss 360

Quantity: 2.0 c.f. (5 archives boxes)

Archival Locations:
Wisconsin Historical Society (Map)

Papers, mainly 1910-1933, of Jay Kinney, a director of forestry for the United States Indian Service, entirely relating to his management of tribal forest lands in Wisconsin. Included are correspondence, memoranda, reports, statistics, and notes pertaining to repeated charges of mismanagement by the Menominee Indian Mills at Neopit, Wisconsin, as well as smaller files concerning timber management on lands designated as swamplands by the State of Wisconsin on the Bad River, Lac de Flambeau, and Lac Courte Oreille reservations.

Language: English

URL to cite for this finding aid: http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1711.dl/wiarchives.uw-whs-mss00360
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