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"Answer at once" : letters of mountain families in Shenandoah National Park, 1934-1938

著者: Katrina M Powell
出版商: Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2009.
版本/格式:   图书 : 州政府或者省政府刊物 : 英语查看所有的版本和格式
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With the Commonwealth of Virginia's Public Park Condemnation Act of 1928, the state surveyed for and acquired three thousand tracts of land that would become Shenandoah National Park. The Commonwealth condemned the homes of five hundred families so that their land could be "donated" to the federal government and placed under the auspices of the National Park Service. Prompted by the condemnation of their land, the  再读一些...
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类型/形式: History
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材料类型: 政府刊物, 州政府或者省政府刊物
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所有的著者/提供者: Katrina M Powell
ISBN: 9780813928531 0813928532 9780813928906 0813928907
OCLC号码: 317118332
描述: xx, 174 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
内容: Foreword / Caroline E. Janney --
Preface --
Introduction : Processes of displacement and the development of Shenandoah national Park during the 1930s America --
1934 : Removing materials, collecting wood, and requesting assistance --
1935 : Requesting buildings, harvesting crops, and extending permits --
1936 : Resolving disputes and demanding park officials' responsibility --
1937 : Defending honor --
1938 : Maintaining daily life --
Epilogue : Remaining concerns and revising eminent domain laws.
责任: edited by Katrina M. Powell.

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With the Commonwealth of Virginia's Public Park Condemnation Act of 1928, the state surveyed for and acquired three thousand tracts of land that would become Shenandoah National Park. This title  再读一些...

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Unlike most U.S. national parks, which were carved out of public lands, Shenandoah National Park was in part created through the condemnation of private lands held by more than 500 families, many of 再读一些...

 
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