Guide to the C. Floyd Jackson Collection Trips Scrapbook, August 20, 1931 - September 12, 1937

Collection number: UA 22/51
Size: 3 boxes (1.0 cu.ft.)

About C. Floyd Jackson

C. Floyd Jackson joined the university in 1908 as an assistant entomologist and before retiring in 1952 served as assistant professor of zoology and entomology professor, professor of zoology, chairman of the department and dean of the College of Liberal Arts. He continued to do individual research and writing until his death on January 27, 1970. During the 1930s he made numerous collection trips through southern Labrador and the Bay of the St. Lawrence. He traveled without a guide, using his canoe in summer and his sled and dogs, which he raised, in the winter.

About the C. Floyd Jackson Collection Trips Scrapbook

This series contains a scrapbook of photos from various collecting trips, most including his sled dogs, fishing, and nature scenes. It also contains the negatives from most of the photos contained in the scrapbook.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open.

Copyright Notice

Copyright is retained by the University of New Hampshire.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], C. Floyd Jackson Collection Trips Scrapbook, August 20, 1931 - September 12, 1937, UA 22/51, Milne Special Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.

Acquisitions Information

These records were transferred to the University Library for storage prior to the establishment of the University Archives in 1992.

Collection Contents

Series : Trips, 1931-1937

(2 boxes)
Box 1
Box 1, Folder 1Dec. 24-27, 1931No. 1: New Bern, North Carolina Trip through Cypress Swamp

Photo subjects: Men in a canoe, Erma Jackson, Landscapes

Box 1, Folder 2August 20-27, 1931No. 2: Cape Breton, Nova Scotia

Photo subjects: C. Floyd and Erma Jackson (?) at a campsite, Tent, Landscapes

Box 1, Folder 3Aug. 20 - Sept. 3, 1932No. 3: Southern Nova Scotia

Photo subjects: Landscapes, Beaver Dam, Tent and campsite, Canoe, Fish

Box 1, Folder 4Aug. 15 - Sept. 6, 1932No. 4: North Shore St. Lawrence and Southern Labrador

Photo subjects: Old truck, Brick buildings, Riverboat, Scenes of the shoreline, Boats, Landscapes, Church, Bridge, Road Signs

Dec. 18-30, 1932No. 5: Trip to Corner Pond

Photo subjects: Tents in the snow, Dogs, Sledding

April 6-9, 1933No. 6: Trip to Little Millsfield

Photo subjects: Sled with dogs, Tent, Sledding with Dogs in woods

June 3-4, 1933No. 7: Trip through Pinkham Notch N.H. Academy of Science

Photo subjects: Old automobile, Mt. Washington, Fishing in river, Mountain landscape

No. 8: Maps

Photo subject: various maps

Aug. 17 - Sept. 5, 1933No. 9: Trip to Mitchenamakus Country

Photo subjects: Car with canoe, Canoeing on river, Men holding fish, Log cabins, Men in Canoe, Fishing, Camping along river, River/landscape

Dec. 23, 1933No. 10: Trip into Albany Intervale: Headwaters Swift River

Photo subjects: Sled dogs in snow, Dogs (close-ups and single shots), Tent, Snowshoes

March 21, 1934No. 11: Zeta Notch

Photo subjects: Sled dogs in snow, Tent, Mountains, Landscape

Aug. 23, 1934No. 12: Baskatong

Photo subjects: Tent, Canoe, River

Jan. 31, 1935No. 13: Big Greno

Photo subjects: Sled dogs in snow, Landscape

Aug. 24 - Sept. 11, 1935No. 14: North Shore Bay St. Lawrence

Photo subjects: Old Automobile, Log cabin, Boats, Dirt roads, Bridge, Town, Buildings, Fisheries, Carts and Horses, Men napping, River, Landscape, Seascape

Dec. 26-31, 1935No. 15: Hell Gate

Photo subjects: Sled dogs, Cabins

Box 2
Feb. 1-5, 1936No. 16: Hell Gate

Photo subjects: Snow, Cabins, Sled dogs

March 7, 1936No. 17: Adam's Point Swamp

Photo subjects: Tent, Sled dogs

Sept. 6, 1936No. 18: Umbagog and Leonard Pond

Photo subjects: Man in boat, Tent with people, Pond, Dog, Woods

Dec. 20, 1936No. 19: Hell Gate

Photo subjects: Sled dogs, Snow, Landscape, Sled

Aug. 18 - Sept. 12, 1937No. 20: South Shore of the Labrador

Photo subjects: Boats, Seascape, Tents, Canoes, Rocks by the water, Landscape, People

Dec. 26 - Jan. 1, 1937No. 21: Hell Gate

Photo subjects: Snow, Landscape, Cabins, Sled dogs

No. 22: CFJ IV Vertebrate Ecology IV 2.6. Haversack

Photo subjects: Backpack

No. 23: CFJ IV 2.-20 Dog Sled and IV 3.-20

Photo subjects: Dogs, large photos of Sled Dog and Man with dogs in snow

No. 24: CFJ IV 3.Bio-Geography

Photo subjects: Maps

No. 25: CFJ Photos 23-43 Various Places (Waterville, Lewiston, Quebec)

Photo subjects: Bates at Waterville, Bates at Lewiston, Chateau Frontenac in Quebec, Ferry, Fortifications, Landscape

Series : Negatives, 1931-1937

(1 box)
Box 3
Box 3, Folder 1Dec. 24-27, 1931New Bern, North Carolina Trip through Cypress Swamp
Box 3, Folder 2Aug. 20-27, 1931Cape Breton, Nova Scotia
Box 3, Folder 3Aug. 20 - Sept. 3, 1932Southern Nova Scotia
Box 3, Folder 4Aug. 15 - Sept. 6, 1932North Shore St. Lawrence and Southern Labrador
Box 3, Folder 5Dec. 18-30, 1932Trip to Corner Pond
Box 3, Folder 6April 6-9, 1933Trip to Little Millsfield
Box 3, Folder 7June 3-4, 1933Trip through Pinkham Notch N.H. Academy of Science
Box 3, Folder 8undatedMaps
Box 3, Folder 9Aug. 17 - Sept. 5, 1933Trip to Mitchenamakus Country
Box 3, Folder 10Dec. 23, 1933Trip into Albany Intervale: Headwaters Swift River
Box 3, Folder 11March 21, 1934Zeta Notch
Box 3, Folder 12Aug. 23, 1934Baskatong
Box 3, Folder 13Jan. 31, 1935Big Greno
Box 3, Folder 14Aug. 24 - Sept. 11, 1935North Shore Bay St. Lawrence
Box 3, Folder 15Dec. 26-31, 1935Hell Gate
Box 3, Folder 16Feb. 1-5, 1936Hell Gate
Box 3, Folder 17March 7, 1936Adam's Point Swamp
Box 3, Folder 18Sept. 6, 1936Umbagog and Leonard Pond
Box 3, Folder 19Dec. 20, 1936Hell Gate
Box 3, Folder 20Aug. 18 - Sept. 12, 1937South Shore of the Labrador
Box 3, Folder 21Dec. 26 - Jan. 1, 1937Hell Gate
Box 3, Folder 22undatedCFJ IV Vertebrate Ecology IV 2.6.Haversack pg.5
Box 3, Folder 23undatedCFJ IV 2.-20 Dog Sled and IV 3.-20
Box 3, Folder 24undatedCFJ IV 3. Bio-Geography
Box 3, Folder 25undatedPhotos 23-43 Various Places (Waterville, Lewiston, Quebec)