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Kenneth Dale Ware papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RS 9/14/61

Scope and Content

The collection (1961-1976, undated) contains biographical information and an assortment of Ware’s professional publications. These publications focus on Ware’s work with forest mensuration.


  • Creation: 1961-1976, undated

Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Use/Re-use Restrictions

Consult Special Collections and University Archives


Kenneth Dale Ware was born on August 30, 1935 in Webster Springs, West Virginia. He received his B.S. (1956) in Forestry from West Virginia University, M.S. (1957) in Forestry from Yale University, and Ph. D. (1960) from Yale University. His professional experience included the following positions: Junior Engineer (1955-1956) with U.S. Steel Corporation, Research Assistant (1956-1957) with Yale University, Laboratory and Teaching Assistant (1957-1958) with Yale University, and Research Forester (1958-1961) with the United States Forest Service. While at Iowa State University, Ware was an Assistant Professor (1961-1964) of Forestry, Associate Professor (1964-1968), and Professor (1968-1970).

Ware was a member of Alpha Zeta, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the American Statistical Association, the Biometric Society, the Iowa Academy of Science, Phi Epsilon Phi, Sigma Xi, the Society of American Foresters, Xi Sigma Pi, Gamma Sigma Delta, and Phi Kappa Phi.


0.21 Linear Feet (1 Half-document Box)

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The collection is organized Alphabetically.

Processing Information

Released on 2018-11-01.

RS 9/14/61. Kenneth Dale Ware papers, 1961-1976, undated
April 19, 2019
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives Repository

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