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Jerry Winfield Thompson Jr. Collection

Identifier: AC 598

Scope and Content

Collection contains documents related to Thompson’s Forest Service including portions of his personnel file, along with paperwork and many annotated maps showing details of various forest fires in the West.


  • 1965 - 1986

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Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Copy Restrictions

Limited duplication of print materials allowed for research purposes. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.

Biographical Information

Jerry W. Thompson, Jr. was a United States Forest Service employee from 1965 – 1986. He was based out of the Quemado District of the Gila National Forest in Quemado, New Mexico. Much of his career was spent as a heavy equipment operator fighting forest fires.


1.5 Linear Feet

Separated Material

Large maps have been transferred to the Chavez Library's Map Collection.
Finding Aid of the Jerry Winfield Thompson Jr. Collection, 1965 - 1986
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Finding aid is in English

Revision Statements

  • Monday, 20210524: Attribute normal is missing or blank.

Repository Details

Part of the Fray Angélico Chávez History Library Repository

Fray Angélico Chávez History Library
New Mexico History Museum
113 Lincoln Ave
Sante Fe NM 87501 USA
(505) 476-5090