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Title:  James D. Yoakum Papers (2013-27)
   
Abstract:  Materials cover the life and professional career of renowned Bureau of Land Management wildlife biologist and pronghorn antelope expert James “Jim” D. Yoakum. This collection consists of approximately 44 cubic feet and materials date from 1949-2012, with bibliographic references from 1816 on. Included are correspondence, daily diaries, a variety of technical wildlife and range management reports, articles, and bibliographies, book drafts, records from the Wildlife Society, and information relating to wildlife photography. Within these materials, particular emphasis is placed on the pronghorn, which was the subject of Yoakum’s life work.
Creator(s):  Yoakum, James D.
Date(s):  Bulk, 1949-2012
Place(s):  Carrizo Plain Natural Area (Calif.); Hart Mountain National Antelope Refuge (Or.); Sheldon National Wildlife Refuge (Nev. and Or.)
Subject(s):  Pronghorn -- North America -- History | Bobcat | Devils Hole pupfish | Mule deer | Pronghorn | Pronghorn--BIbliography | Pronghorn--Nevada | Pronghorn--Oregon | Range management--West (U.S.) | Roosevelt elk | Sage grouse | Vicuña | Wildlife conservation -- Oregon | Wildlife conservation--Nevada | Wildlife management--Nevada | Wildlife photography
Collection Number:  2013-27