Lemuel A. Garrison Papers, 1828, 1914-2008, (bulk 1960-1979).


Garrison, Lemuel A., 1903-1984. Lemuel A. Garrison Papers, 1828, 1914-2008, (bulk 1960-1979).

Lemuel A. Garrison Papers, 1828, 1914-2008, (bulk 1960-1979).

The collection contains articles, book drafts, booklets, brochures, bulletins, correspondence, maps, memoirs, newsletters, notes, pamphlets, photographs, programs, reports, slides and speeches relating to Garrison's employment with the National Park Service. Material can be found on Big Bend National Park, the Grand Canyon National Park, Hopewell Village National Historic Site, Yellowstone National Park and Yosemite National Park. Also included are materials relating to Garrison's book, "The Making of a Ranger: Forty Years with the National Park Service." In addition, the personal papers of his wife, Inger Garrison, can be found in the collection and cover such interests as the arts, culture, Native Americans, her consulting work with the National Park Service, as well as a chapter she wrote for "Interpreting the Environment." Correspondence with and speeches by George B. Hartzog, Jr. are filed in this collection. Correspondence with Horace M. Albright, co-founder and second Director of the National Park Service, can be found here as well.

22 cubic ft., 137 photographs and 1,479 slides.

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United States. National Park Service

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U.S. National Park Service has managed the Morristown National Historical Park since 1933. From the description of Morristown National Historical Park resource management records, 1933-1994 (bulk 1938-1970). (Morristown National History Park). WorldCat record id: 71014733 The National Park Service is the U.S. federal agency that manages all National Parks, many National Monuments and other conservation and historical properties with various title designations. It was created...

Garrison, Inger

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Garrison, Lemuel A., 1903-1984

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Lemuel Alonzo Garrison (1903-1984): National Park Service employee (1932-1973); Superintendent of Hopewell Village National Historic Site (1939-1941); Assistant Superintendent of Glacier National Park (1942-1946); Grand Canyon National Park (1946-1952); Superintendent of Big Bend National Park (1952-1954); Superintendent of Yellowstone National Park (1956-1964); Regional Director, National Park Service's Midwest Region, Omaha, Nebraska (1964-1966); Regional Director, National Park Service's Nort...

Albright, Horace M. (Horace Marden), 1890-1987

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Second director of U.S. National Park Service, 1929-1933; conservationist, industrialist. From the description of Correspondence to Maxwell Struthers Burt, 1949-1951. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 122526451 Conservationist. From the description of Reminiscences of Horace Marden Albright : oral history, 1966. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309720604 From the description of Reminiscences of Ho...

Hartzog, George B.

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