F.A. Koch papers, 1936-1967.
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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...
The Civilian Conservation Corps, a federal agency, was created as part of the New Deal in 1935. From the description of Civilian Conservation Corps photograph collection [graphic]. 1936. (Santa Fe Public Library). WorldCat record id: 38548415 On March 31, 1933, congress passed the Emergency Conservation Work Act, creating the Civilian Conservation Corps. On April 5, the president appointed Robert Fechner of Tennessee as Director of Emergency Conservation Work. Fechner, a vic...
The evolution of the USDA Forest Service is rooted in the General Provision Act of l89l in which Congress authorized the President to designate particular areas of the forested public domain to be set aside as "reserves" for future use. The number and size of these reserves increased notably in l897 when the President was authorized to establish reserves in order to protect watersheds, to preserve timber, and to provide lumber for local use. There was no provision for management or...
Koch was one of the organizers of the Santa Fe Ski Club in 1935. The Club's efforts led to the establishment of the ski industry in the area of Santa Fe, New Mexico. From the description of F.A. Koch papers, 1936-1967. (Santa Fe Public Library). WorldCat record id: 37896328 F.A. Koch was one of the organizers of the Santa Fe Ski Club in 1935. The club's efforts led to the establishment of the ski industry in New Mexico. From the description of F.A. Koch photograp...