J. V. K. Wagar oral history (tape 1 of 2)
James Hansen interviews J. V. K. Wagar in 1974 for Hansen's Democracy's College in the Centennial State: A History of Colorado State University (1977). Wagar came to Colorado Agricultural College as an associate professor in the forestry department in 1934 and retired as a professor and head of the Department of Forest Recreation and Wildlife Conservation in 1964. He was also a member of the Fish and Game Committee of the Colorado State Chamber of Commerce. Wagar recounts his professional career at the college, his colleagues, and the history of the forestry department. He also discusses the ...
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