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History

  Your Association's History, (from "HISTORY of ARSCSE" by Mel Cohee in 1993)

  SES/SCS History, (1937 USDA ORG CHART, The Chiefs, SCS History-1955)

  National Annual Meetings and Banquets

  Your Association's Distinguished persons

  2001 - National Conservation Celebration, Platteville, WI

  2002 - Jean Francis Retires as Newsletter Editor

  Retirees impact SITES software, (originally known as DAMS)

Our Pictures

  1934, The Soil Erosion Service Staff, Temple, TX

  1938, Joe Steingraeber prepares for day in the field as Soil Scientist Trainee near Springfield, MO

  1956, Feb 20-Mar 16 - The 2nd Basic Professional Training Class San Luis Obispo, CA

  1959, Feb - Engineering Technician Training Class Ft. Robinson, NE

  1961, Basic Profession Training in Soil Consevation Coshocton, OH (from Fred Gilbert)

  1962, April - Engineers from the Milwaukee Region Milwaukee, WI

  1964, Oct - Basic Training East Lansing, MI (from Owen Lee)

  1965, First NPEG Course Ft. Worth, TX (from Cecil Currin)

  1966, Basic Orientation Course Ft. Worth, TX (from Cecil Currin)

  1966, Feb - New Professional Engineers Course Lincoln, NE (from Owen Lee)

  1966, Nov 22 - Illinois State Office staff plus a few other group pictures

  1967, Texas State Office (from Wayne Chapman)

  1967, Sept - Orientation Course Lincoln, NE

  1967, Oct - Orientation for Clerks and Secretaries Upper Darby, PA (from Rex Tracy)

  1968, Jan - Hydraulics 1 and Design 1 Upper Darby, PA (from Rex Tracy)

  1968, Mar - Computer Workshop Upper Darby, PA (from Rex Tracy)

  1968, Mar - Hydrology 1 Upper Darby, PA (from Rex Tracy)

  1968, May - Orientation for New Professionals Upper Darby, PA (from Rex Tracy)

  1968, June - State Conservation Engineers' Meeting Upper Darby, PA (from Rex Tracy)

  1968, Sept - Orientation for New Professionals Upper Darby, PA (from Bruce Champeon)

  1968, Nov - Orientation for Clerical Personnel Upper Darby, PA (from Rex Tracy)

  1968, Dec - Hydraulics 1 Upper Darby, PA (from Rex Tracy)

  1968, Dec - Design 1 Upper Darby, PA (from Rex Tracy)

  1968, Dec - Basic Computer Concepts for NE State Cons Upper Darby, PA (from Rex Tracy)

  1968, Dec - Basic Computer Concepts Upper Darby, PA (from Rex Tracy)

  1968, Dec - Soil Mechanics Course Lincoln, NE (from Cecil Currin)

  1969, Jan - Engineering Geology & Sediment Fort Worth, TX (from Bruce Champeon)

  1969, Feb 3-14 - Hydrology II Upper Darby, PA (from Owen Lee)

  1969, Feb - Construction I Upper Darby, PA (from Rex Tracy)

  1969, Mar - Soil Mechanics 10 Lincoln, NE (from Bruce Champeon)

  1969, May - Management Training Conference Upper Darby, PA (from Rex Tracy)

  1969, Oct - Midwest Regional Hydrologists Workshop Lincoln, NE

  1969, Nov - Hydraulics III Upper Darby, PA (from Rex Tracy)

  1969, Dec - New Professional Engineers and Geologists Upper Darby, PA (from Rex Tracy)

  1970, Jan - Construction II Upper Darby, PA (from Rex Tracy)

  1970's (early) - Hydraulic Engineers Meeting

  1970, Dec 2 - Abilene, TX Area Office (from Wayne Chapman)

  1971, Jan 20 - Vernon, TX Area Office (from Wayne Chapman)

  1972, Jan - NTC & State Organization Charts (from Tony Vrana)

  1972, Feb 7-11 - Training Conference for Area, Assistant and Deputy State Conservationists

  1972, Feb 18 - Program Planning Leadership Course by the University of Oklahoma at Norman.

  1972, Mar 28 - Illinois Technician's Meeting, Springfield, many pictures

  1972, Apr - Indiana Engineers & Geologist Workshop Indianapolis, IN (from Bruce Champeon)

  1973, - Indiana Engineers & Geologist Workshop Indianapolis, IN (from Bruce Champeon)

  1973, Oct 7-12 - SCS State Conservationist's Meeting Nevada

  1974, Planning Geologists' Workshop Fort Worth, TX

  1975, Environmental Considerations in Planning Lincoln, NE

  1976, Northeast State Conservation Engineer Mtg Princeton, NJ (from Cecil Currin)

  1976, Mar - Environmental Short Course Athens, GA (from Bruce Champeon)

  1976, Nov - Geology and Sedimentation Fort Worth, TX (from Bruce Champeon)

  1977, Management Training Lincoln, NE

  1977, Sept - SCS Organization Chart

  1978, Resource Conservation Development Lincoln, NE

  1970's (late) - Hydrologic Modeling Course by Curt Larson U of Minnesota

  1979, NY Soil Survey Conference Bergamo East, NY (from Fred Gilbert)

  1979, National Conference of State Engineers San Antonio, TX (from Cecil Currin)

  1980, Oct - SCS Organization Chart

  1981, Feb - Northeast Eng & Geol Workshop Virginia Beach, VA (from Bruce Champeon)

  1982, NY State Office including ACs (from Fred Gilbert)

  1987, Oct - Northeast Eng & Geol Workshop Chester, PA (from Bruce Champeon)

  1988, Bogner receives U of I Alumni Award

  1994, Feb - Maine Engineering Staff Orono, ME (from Bruce Champeon)

  1997 - Autograph by Orville Freeman

  2001 - Mike Wells and Jack Walker (MO) at Mike's retirement

  2003 - Dave Schertz retires

Research Sites (now ARS laboratories)

  Water Conservation Structures Laboratory (Stillwater Oklahoma)

  North Appalachian Experimental Watershed (Coshocton, Ohio)

Office Locations

  Illinois State Offices in Champaign

  USDA Complex on the Mall in Washington DC


 

   Last updated March 19, 2014 by Jerry M. Bernard.