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Voices in the Woods: Lives and Experiences of Non-Timber Forest Workers

Jefferson Center for Education and Research

This book is the product of many people's efforts in a Worker History project in the Jefferson Center Non-Timber Forest Worker and Harvester Network program.

This work was generously funded by the Ford Foundation. For more information about this project, please read the Introduction.

The complete publication is available in PDF format below.

To request a printed copy of the book, please write to joyce@sierrainstitute.us.


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Cover (325 KB - PDF)
Introduction (220 KB - PDF)
Contract Work (760 KB - PDF)
Medicinals (428 KB - PDF)
Mushroooms (1.1 MB - PDF)
Brush (680 KB - PDF)
Huckleberries (112 KB - PDF)
Conclusion and Glossary (108 KB - PDF)