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National Parks Yellowstone Coulter, from Lewis and Clark found hot springs, just a rumor for a while Thomas Moran 1837-1926 From Bolton England Shoshone falls, snake river President grant signs Yellowstone as a national park, march 1 st 1872 Frederic e. church Scientific painting, icebergs 1885 – Michigan establishes mackinac island as state park 1875 was military park 1891, Minnesota est. Itasca state park, headwaters of the Mississippi 1890 yosemite, sequoia and general grant (king’s canyon) 1899 mmount rainier in Washington Mesa verde – cliff dwellings Wyoming – devil’s tower – 1 st national monument Glacier national park, 1910 Grand canyon 1919 1916 national park service act Mission 66 style 10 year plan for site improvements 50 th anniversary of the national parks in 1966 Principles of naturalistic landscape design Preservation, selection, screening, planting… Olmsted Poison sumac Originally a journalist with an interest in nature Visited Derby Arboretum
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