Centennial Decade Trees Commission Records, 1988-1995
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Brief Description:

The Centennial Decade Trees Commission Records date from 1988-1995.

The introductory material contains documents pertaining to the startup of the organization including a resolution to create the Centennial Decade Trees Commission, administrative rules, and a timeline from June 1993 until February 1994.

Membership documents include committee membership from 1990 until 1995 along with portfolios of individual members. Also, included are Suezette Bieri's membership documents from 1992 until 1995.

Meeting minutes date from 1990 until 1995.

Correspondence consists of letters and memos between committee members and other people from 1988 until 1995.

Included in the financial section are budget materials, revenue and expenditures, and centennial trees trust fund from 1983-2000. America the Beautiful community challenge grant program was sponsored by CDTC and is included with the financial documents.

Publications by the CDTC date from 1990-1994 include The Trees Tradition, a newsletter with news and information about CDTC. Also included are news releases and tree event proclamations made by Centennial Trees Commission.

The Prairie Forester, Committee Review, and other miscellaneous publications are included in publications by other organizations from 1989-1995 regarding the Centennial Decade Trees Commission. The Prairie Forester and Committee Review are newsletters sent out by the Soil Conservation. The Prairie Forester is for the citizens of the state and Committee Review is for the Soil Conservation supervisors.

Advertising documents include papers that pertain to people using the CDTC logo and also advertising and marketing documents from 1990-1992.

Reports date from 1991 until 1995.

Legislative documents contain bills pertaining to the Centennial Trees Commission from 1994-1995.

The programs and projects section include documents about the North Dakota Centennial Decade Windbreak Program, the Capitol Grounds project and the Red River Basin demonstration project.

Award and recognition ceremonies include nomination forms and award recipients presented by the Centennial Trees Commission. Also, included is the centennial trees bowl information.

There are the annual tree planting goals, the North Dakota register of champion trees and also a tree events calendar are included in the documents pertaining to the trees in the state from 1990-1993.

Included in the community documents from 1991-1992 is a tree planting survey and a resolution by the city of Conway.

The teaching information folders include workshops from 1990-1993, Arbor Day information from 1990-1991, and an educational enrichment information packet from 1992-1993.

Held at:
Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections
Chester Fritz Library
3051 University Ave Stop 9000
Grand Forks, ND 58202 9000
Phone: 701-777-4625
Fax: 701-777-3319
Email: und.archives [at] library.und.edu
Record Series Number: OGLMC/1279
Created by: Centennial Decade Trees Commission
Volume: 1.25 Linear Feet
Acquired: 01/24/1994. Additional material was donated by Suezette Bieri on August 28, 1995 (Acc. #95-2042)
More information is available at http://library.und.edu/holdings.php?id=ODIN_ALEPH006996164
Access Restrictions: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections.
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Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Acquisition Notes: Suezette Bieri, Grand Forks, North Dakota  Donation; Acc.#94-1933
PreferredCitation: (Description of Item). Centennial Decade Trees Commission Records. OGLMC 1279. Box #, Folder #. Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections. Chester Fritz Library. University of North Dakota.
Finding Aid Revisions: Finding aid migrated to Archon in August 2012.