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Establishment of Mount McKinley National Park

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Territories

Establishment of Mount McKinley National Park

hearing before the Committee on Territories, United States Senate, S. 5716, May 5, 1916.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Territories

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Published by Shorey Book Store in Seattle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • McKinley, Mount (Alaska)

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesSJS -- no. 15.
    ContributionsBrowne, Belmore, 1880-1954., Yard, Robert Sterling, 1861-1945.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 615-637, [2] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages637
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16635973M
    ISBN 100846600153
    OCLC/WorldCa29728731


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Establishment of Mount McKinley National Park, by the Senate Committee on Territories, May 5, They lobbied Congress to protect Mount McKinley’s wildlife from hunters.

Senator Key Pittman of Nevada, chairman of the Committee on Territories, introduced a bill to establish Mount McKinley National Park, held hearings on it, and urged Set aside as a park inDenali National Park has had a team of canine rangers nearly its entirely history. Snapshots from the Past.

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Trefethen's chapter on the establishment of Mount McKinley National Park in Crusade for Wildlife,is a convenient synopsis of the park movement and the legislative process, much relied on in this narrative; see also Madison Grant's history in Hunting and Conservation and anon., The other three park units, Mount McKinley National Park, Katmai National Monument, and Glacier Bay National Monument, however, were established in the name of science.

Signed into law by President Woodrow Wilson in FebruaryMount McKinley National Park was largely the result of efforts by Charles Sheldon, who first visited the area in Many think that the massfoot summit of Mount McKinley is the reason behind the park's establishment, but it is not. Denali National Park started out as a game refuge before growing into a mountain refuge and was named Mount McKinley National Park when first established in by presidential and congressional ://   Mount McKinley, photograph, ca.

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McKinley National Park. Rawson, Timothy. Denali National Park (in those days named Mount McKinley National Park), I learned, was established as a sanctuary for Dall sheep, the smaller white bodied versions of the Rocky Mountain Bighorn sheep. had promoted its establishment as a Klappentext Excerpt from Establishment of Mount McKinley National Park: Hearing Before the Committee on Territories United States Senate, Sixty-Fourth; Congress, First Session on S.a Bill to Establish the Mount McKinley National Park, in the Territory of Alaska May 5, Mr.

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14, National Parks List by Year of Establishment: Sequoia National Park. Yosemite National Park. General Grant National Park [later Kings Canyon] Mount Rainier National Park. Crater Lake National Park.

Haleakala National Park. Lassen Volcanic National Park. Mount McKinley National Park [Denali] Grand Canyon Mt. McKinley National Park is named after William McKinley who, at the time of the founding of the Park inwas a candidate for the office of President of the US. He supported the Gold Standard.

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A native of Vermont, where as a youth his interest in natural history could flourish, Charles Sheldon went on to Yale and bright prospects in the profession of Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Kantishna: Mushers, Miners, Mountaineers - The Pioneer Story Behind Mount McKinley National Park at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our :// Proclaimed a National Monument inand established as a National Park on The arch displayed here is called Delicate Arch, it is a foot (20 m) tall freestanding natural arch located in Arches National Park, in Moab, Utah.

The Park has more than arches, with Landscape Arch being one of the longest arches in the ://   Learn about national park history from NPF, a charitable partner of the National Park Service. See where it all began with the signing of the Yosemite Grant by President Abraham Lincoln inthe first parkland to be set aside by the federal government for preservation and public ://   Famed conservationist Charles Sheldon is essentially solely responsible for the establishment of Alaska’s Denali National Park and Preserve.

He was also a major hunter. And it’s at least due in part to that hunting prowess, along with his famed custom x53R rifle, that the Denali National Park and Preserve stands where and how it does ://   In this book, longtime park visitor and professional geographer Bob O’Brien explores the National Park Service’s attempt to achieve "sustainability"—a balance that allows as many people as possible to visit a park that is kept in as natural a state as :// Robert Sterling Yard is the author of The Book Of The National Parks ( avg rating, 32 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Glimpses of Our National P The venue is 8 miles from the city center and adjacent to Denali National Park Tours Doyon.

The accommodation is less than miles from Denali National Park Visitors Center. In addition, Mount McKinley is within a walking distance of the hotel. Mckinley Chalet Resort McKinley Park + More - Less.

Hotels. United States hotels. Alaska :// Virtually no one saw value in coyotes, wolves, or cougars. At Mount McKinley National Park, a tentative order to protect wolves lasted only a year before rangers resumed control efforts.

A recent sharp decline in the park's Dall sheep population concerned many; popular opinion blamed the In celebration of the National Park Service Centennial inthis exhibit showcases one object from every national park museum collection in Alaska.

The homemade crampons were left on the Muldrow Glacier on Mount McKinley by members of the Sourdough Expedition. last entry is ona day when the river was clear of ice %C2%A0alaska-national-parks/. Denali (Mount McKinley) in Alaska, is the highest mountain peak in North America and in the United States, with a summit elevation of 20, feet (6, m) above sea level.

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BOOK REVIEWS The Grizzlies of Mount McKinley. By Adolph Mu­ rie. U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service, Scientific Monograph Series No. ?article=&context=parasitologyfacpubs.

The park was originally established to protect its large mammals, not because of majestic Mount McKinley. Charles Sheldon conceived the plan to conserve the region as a national park.

Naturalist, hunter, and conservationist, Sheldon first traveled here in and again in with a packer and guide named Harry :// The Wolves of Mount McKinley (), by Adolph Murie (illustrated HTML at National Park Service) Filed under: Birds -- Alaska -- Denali National Park and Preserve.

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name of Mount McKinley National Park to Denali National Park. Denali • Efforts to rename the mountain thwarted by Republican congressman Ralph Regula (elected ) who represents Maps in Science and Society ~kclarke/Geography/Lecturepdf.

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