April 2004
New York State Conservationist;Apr2004, Vol. 58 Issue 5, p33
Focuses on the history of Arbor Day. Recognition given to journalist J. Sterling Morton for starting the Arbor Day celebration in the late 1800s; Details of the celebration of the Arbor Day in the U.S.


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