Sunday, September 18, 2016

National Park Service Centennial

National Park Service Centennial

The National Park Service turned 100 on August 25, 2016

Austin Community College Libraries Collection

Ken Burns: The National Parks: America's Best Idea. PBS. 6 videos; 697 min.

Conflicts over Natural Resources: A Reference Handbook by Jacqueline Vaughn. S944 .V38 2007 ebk ebooks on EBSCOhost

Building the National Parks: Historic Landscape Design and Construction by Linda Flint McClelland. SB482.A4 M3 1998

National Parks and the Woman's Voice: A History by Polly Welts Kaufman. SB481.5 .K38 1998 ebk  ebooks on EBSCOhost

Preserving Nature in the National Parks: A History by Richard West Sellars. SB482.A4 S44 1997

Reshaping Our National Parks and Their Guardians: The Legacy of George B. Hartzog Jr. by Kathy Mengak. SB481.6.H37 M46 2012 ebk ebooks on EBSCOhost

Find related fiction and streaming media.

The Library of Congress Blogs:  Inside Adams: Science, Technology & Business

John Horace McFarland: Unsung Hero of the National Park Service

Roosevelt, Muir, and The Camping Trip

The National Parks Conservation Association

"Since our founding in 1919, the National Parks Conservation Association has been the independent, nonpartisan voice working to strengthen and protect America's favorite places."

"Then and Now" by Kate Siber, Spring 2016.

Sunday, September 4, 2016

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