Nature’s Past: A Podcast of the Network in Canadian History and Environment–Episode 25: National Parks Beyond the Nation

Public Lands History Center, Colorado State University

Department of History, Colorado State University

Dilsaver, Lary, ed. America’s National Park System: The Critical Documents. Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, 1994.

By reproducing the original text of key laws, policy statements, founding documents, scientific studies, and commentary, this online book explains the evolution of the National Park System, its context, its complexities, and its and problems.  

National Park Service History Web site

Provides links to various resources pertaining to the history of the National Park Service.  Included are park histories, administrative histories, system-wide histories, foundational documents and laws, classic texts, resource reports, National Park Service publications, recommended books, and much more.

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