Correspondence relating to Sequoia, Yosemite, and King's Canyon National Parks, California ; Glacier National Park, Montana ; Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado, and related topics. 1913-1914, 1916, 1935-1938, 1940.

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Matthes, François, 1874-1948. Correspondence relating to Sequoia, Yosemite, and King's Canyon National Parks, California ; Glacier National Park, Montana ; Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado, and related topics. 1913-1914, 1916, 1935-1938, 1940.

Correspondence relating to Sequoia, Yosemite, and King's Canyon National Parks, California ; Glacier National Park, Montana ; Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado, and related topics. 1913-1914, 1916, 1935-1938, 1940.

NO-7457. Folder #1 - Carbon copybook for 1913-1914, 1916. Letters regarding work at Yosemite and Mt. Rainier; glaciation studies; folder #2 - Letters for 1935, regarding work at Sequoia and Yosemite; folder #3 - Letters for 1935-1936, regarding work at Yosemite and Sequoia; folder #4 - Letters for 1937, concerning work at Yosemite, geologic photo albums for Sequoia, proposed glaciation exhibit at Rocky Mountain National Park. NO-9458. Folder #1 - letters for 1938, regarding exhibits and trail guides at Yosemite, work in San Joaquin Basin and at Sequoia, plus information on Yosemite School of Field Natural History; folder #2 - Letters for 1940, regarding glaciation studies, geologic work in Sequoia, King's Canyon, and Yosemite. Correspondents include: C.A. Harwell, Park Naturalist at Yosemite; C.G. Thomson and Lawrence C. Merriam, Superintendents at Yosemite; Frank Been, Park Naturalist at Sequoia; Earl Trager, Chief, Naturalist Division, National Park Service; John R. White, Superintendent at Sequoia; John C. Merriam, President, Carnegie Institution of Washington; W.C. Alden, G.F. Loughlin, W.C. Mendenhall, and other colleagues at the U.S. Geological Survey.

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United States. National Park Service

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Matthes, François, 1874-1948

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Topographer, geologist, geomorphologist. Matthes, a native of Holland, came to the U.S. at age 17, graduated from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1895, became a U.S. citizen in 1896, and in that year joined the Topographic Branch of the U.S. Geological Survey. He gained a national reputation as a topographer through his work in Wyoming, Glacier National Park, the Grand Canyon (Ariz.), and Yosemite National Park (Calif.). In 1913 he became a geologist and geomorphologist with the U.S. Ge...

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