TITLE

Father of the Adirondack Park

AUTHOR(S)
LaBastille, Anne
PUB. DATE
June 1997
SOURCE
New York State Conservationist;Jun97, Vol. 51 Issue 6, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the contributions of 19th century geographer and surveyor Verplanck Colvin to the establishment of the Adirondack Park in New York. Colvin's vision for the park; Colvin's work during his tenure as superintendent of the State Land Survey; Challenges faced by Colvin and his crew in establishing the park's foundation. INSET: Measuring up..
ACCESSION #
325353

 

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