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Our national park policy : a critical history

Author: John Ise; Resources for the Future.
Publisher: Baltimore : Published for Resources for the Future by Johns Hopkins Press, ©1961.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ise, John, 1885-
Our national park policy.
Baltimore : Published for Resources for the Future by Johns Hopkins Press, ©1961
(OCoLC)595851753
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Ise; Resources for the Future.
OCLC Number: 263377
Notes: Maps on end papers.
Description: xiii, 701 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword / Marion Clawson --
I. The early parks : 1872-1916. 1. Yellowstone Park --
2. Yosemite Park --
3. Sequoia and General Grant Parks --
4. Mount Rainier Park --
5. Crater Lake Park --
6. Three interior national parks : Wind Cave, Sullys Hill and Platt --
7. The antiquities act : the national monuments --
8. Mesa Verde Park --
9. Glacier Park --
II. The National Park Service : 1916-1959. 10. The Mather administration, 1917-1928 : Rocky Mountain Park and Hawaii Park --
11. The Mather administration, 1917-1928 : Lassen Volcanic Park, Mount McKinley Park, Grand Canyon Park, Acadia Park, and Zion Park --
12. The Mather administration, 1917-1928 : Hot Springs Park, Bryce Canyon Park, Great Smoky Mountains Park, Shenandoah Park, Mammoth Cave Park --
13. The Mather administration, 1917-1928 : boundary revisions, new national monuments, state parks --
14. The Mather administration, 1917-1928 : attacks on the parks --
15. The Albright administration, 1929-1933 : Grand Teton Park, Carlsbad Caverns Park, Isle Royale Park --
16. The Albright administration, 1929-1933 : new national monuments, historical parks, transfers to the Park Service --
17. The Cammerer administration, 1933-1940 : historical parks sites, recreation areas, Everglades Park --
18. The Cammerer administration, 1933-1940 : Big Bend Park, Olympic Park --
19. The Cammerer administration, 1933-1940 : Kings Canyon Park, new national monuments, Mount Rushmore --
20. The Cammerer administration, 1933-1940 : parkways, seashore areas, problems of park administration --
21. The Drury administration, 1940-1951 : the war and postwar years, the tourist invasion --
22. The Drury administration, 1940-1951 : threats to the parks : dams, mining, state interests, mechanized traffic --
23. The Drury administration, 1940-1951 : Jackson Hole --
24. The Wirth administration, 1951- : Virgin Islands Park, seashore areas, Petrified Forest Park, City of Refuge National Historical Park --
25. The Wirth administration, 1951- : financial and concession problems, overcrowded parks, Mission 66, current Park Service activities --
26. The Wirth administration, 1951- : dinosaur dams and other threats to the park system --
III. Special park problems. 27. Wildlife --
28. National Park concessions --
29. Financing the parks --
30. Wilderness areas --
31. National parks in other countries.
Responsibility: by John Ise ; decorative sketches by Kate Lord.

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