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Calhoun Experimental Forest, SC - Land Use History, Photographic Imagery (1932-1987)

Variables:  raster image data

Date Range:  (1932-10-01 to 1987-04-30)

Dataset Creators/Authors:  Nelson, D. R.

Contact:  Don Nelson, Department of Anthropology, University of Georgia,

Field Area:   Calhoun Eco-hydrology Experiments

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  • Description

    Scanned photographs and slides and accompanying textual documentation from the Calhoun Experimental Forest, South Carolina 1932 – 1987. Photos and slides document the landscape at time of purchase by the United States Forest Service and later, landscape modifications, experimental plots, and researcher visits.

    The scanned images have been processed, cropped, rotated and are stored in the .JPG format. The total size of the 866 photographs is 957 megabytes. Captions and other accompanying documentation for each photo are included in the CalhounCZO_photodatabase.xlsx file, which can be accessed by matching the image file name with its unique entry in the database.

    Data Source: Calhoun Experimental Forest Archives, located at Coweeta Hydrological Laboratory, Otto, NC.
  • Keywords

    photographs, land use history

    XML Metadata

    XML is in ISO-19115 geographic metadata format, compatible with ESRI Geoportal Server.

  • Citation for This Dataset

    Nelson, D. R. (2016-09-27). Photographs from the Calhoun Experimental Forest, South Carolina, 1932 - 1987 [Data set]. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium of Political and Social Research [distributor].

    Citation for This Webpage

    Nelson, D. R. (1987). "CZO Dataset: Calhoun Experimental Forest, SC - Land Use History, Photographic Imagery (1932-1987)." Retrieved 16 Jan 2018, from

  • Acknowledgements


    National Science Foundation 1331846


Calhoun Experimental Forest - Photographs from the Calhoun Experimental Forest, South Carolina, 1932 - 1987

(view)   Data Level 1,   DOI: 10.3886/E100276V3

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