Ted Swem papers, 1961-2005.


Swem, Ted. Ted Swem papers, 1961-2005.

Ted Swem papers, 1961-2005.

The collection contains correspondence, reports, maps, interviews, photographs, newspaper clippings, personal diaries, notebooks and audio tapes. As well as material covering the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (1971), the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act (1980) and material from Swem's involvement with the Wilderness Society.

60 linear ft. (60 boxes), 1 oversize box, 2 oversize file folders, 2 audio-visual boxes, 1 envelope, 1 photo envelope.

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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...

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Swem, Ted

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Theodor R. Swem was born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa in 1917. He received his B.S. in Forestry from Iowa State University before pursuing graduate work at Harvard. Swem moved to Colo. in 1944 to work for the Colorado State Game and Fish Department. He later worked for the Bureau of Reclamation, National Park Service and as Chairman for the Alaska Planning Group for the Department of the Interior. His work with the Alaska Planning Group culminated in legislation known as the Alaska National Interest La...

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United States. Dept. of the Interior. Alaska Planning Group.

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Wilderness Society (U.S.)

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The Wilderness Society was formed in 1935 by a group of people concerned with preserving America's wilderness areas. Its mission is to "Deliver to future generations an unspoiled legacy of wild places with all the precious values they hold: Biological diversity, clean air and water, towering forests, rushing rivers, and sage-sweet, silent deserts." It accomplishes this mission through "Scientific expertise, analysis and bold advocacy at the highest levels to save, protect and restore America's w...