Demaray, Arthur E. (Arthur Edward), 1887-1958

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Demaray was in U.S. government service for forty-eight years, with the U.S. Geological Survey from 1903-1917 and with the U.S. National Park Service from 1917 until his retirement as Director in 1951. He is credited for his pioneering efforts leading to the establishment of several national parks. Originally from Washington, D.C., Demaray died in Tucson, Arizona.

From the description of Papers, 1902-1958. (University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center). WorldCat record id: 27408915

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referencedIn Drury, Newton Bishop, b. 1889. Papers, 1943-1950. Univerisity of Wyoming. American Heritage Center.
creatorOf Wallace, Tom, 1874-1961. Tom Wallace papers, 1925-1960. The Filson Historical Society
referencedIn Delano, William Adams, 1874-1960. William Adams Delano papers, 1902-1960 (inclusive), 1939-1960 (bulk). Yale University Library
creatorOf Demaray, Arthur Edward, 1887-1958. Papers, 1902-1958. Univerisity of Wyoming. American Heritage Center.
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associatedWith Anderson, Elise Demaray. person
associatedWith Briggs family. family
associatedWith Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Delano, William Adams, 1874-1960. person
associatedWith Demaray family. family
associatedWith Demarest family. family
associatedWith Drury, Newton Bishop, b. 1889. person
associatedWith Fravel family. family
associatedWith Geological Survey (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Haynes, Jack Ellis, b. 1885. person
associatedWith Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952. person
associatedWith Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962. person
associatedWith Shryock family. family
associatedWith United States. National Park Service. corporateBody
associatedWith Wallace, Tom, 1874-1961. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Yellowstone National Park
Mammoth Cave National Park (Ky.)
Yosemite National Park (Calif.)
Great Smoky Mountains (N.C. and Tenn.)
Great Plains
United States
Crater Lake National Park (Or.)
National parks and reserves
Conservation of natural resources
Indians of North America--Artifacts
National parks and reserves--Management


Birth 1887-02-16

Death 1958-08-19



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