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Yellowstone National Park

National Park Service History

Antiquities Act

Antiquities Act of 1906 (Ronald F. Lee, 2001)

Antiquities: Training Bulletin for Field Employees of the National Park Service United States Department of the Interior (1954)

A Very Large Array: Early Federal Historic Preservation — The Antiquities Act, Mesa Verde, and the National Park Service Act (Richard West Sellars, from National Resources Journal, vol. 47 no. 2, Spring 2007, reproduced with permission from the University of New Mexico School of Law)

General information regarding the national monuments set aside under the act of Congress approved June 8, 1906 (1917)

National Monuments — All Federal Agencies: Frequently Asked Questions (Frank Buono, January 15, 2017)

National Monuments and the National Park System (Frank Buono, February 2017)

National Monuments Designated by Presidents 1906-2009

National Monuments and the Antiquities Act (Carol Hardy Vincent, Congressional Research Service, September 7, 2016)

National Monuments to National Parks: The Use of the Antiquities Act of 1906

National parks and monuments (Herbert W. Gleason, 1917)

The Monumental Legacy of the Antiquities Act of 1906 (Mark Squillace, Georgia Law Review Vol. 37, 2003)

Presidents Lack the Authority to Abolish or Diminish National Monuments (Mark Stephen Squillace, Eric Biber, Nicholas S. Bryner and Sean B. Hecht, UCLA School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 17-16, May 13, 2017)

The Antiquities Act: The First Hundred Years of a Landmark Law (David Harmon, Francis P. McManamon, and Dwight T. Pitcaithley, The George Wright Forum, Vol. 23 No. 1, 2006)


Articles

150 Years Of Preservation: Yosemite And The Constitutionality Of National Parks (Alfred Runte, 2014)

A Call To action: Preparing for a second century of stewardship and engagement (2014)

Clinton's National Monuments: A Democrat's Undemocratic Acts (Albert C. Lin, Ecology Law Quarterly, Vol. 29 Issue 4, 2002)

Domestic Tranquility and the National Park System (Theodore W. Sudia, The George Wright Forum, Vol. 4 No. 4, 1986)

Gorgeous Maps Reveal the History of America's National Parks (National Geographic Society, 2016)

History, Memory, and Monuments: An Overview of the Scholarly Literature on Commemoration (Kirk Savage, 2007)

National Park Service Act of 1916: A Contradictory Mandate? (Robin W. Winks, 1997)

National Parks—The Need of the Future (James Bryce, 1913)

NPS and the National Scout Jamborees (Jeff Ohlfs, extract from Ranger: The Journal of the Association of National Park Rangers, Spring 2014)

Philanthropy and the National Parks (Barry Mackintosh, 1998)

Philosophical Basis for National Park Management (Brian C. Kenner, The George Wright Forum, Vol. 4 No. 3, 1998)

Philosophical Underpinnings of the National Park Idea (Dwight T. Pitcaithly, Ranger, Vol. 17, No. 4, Fall 2001)

Preservations and Use: Concessions in the National Parks (Michael Mantell, Ecology Law Quarterly, Vol. 8 Issue 1, June 1979)

Reading the Earth: From Wonder to Appreciation (Robert Sterling Yard, 1919)

Reassessing the National Park Service and the National Park System (Janet A. McDonnell, The George Wright Forum, Vol. 25 No. 2, 2008)

The economic destiny of the National parks (J. Horace McFarland, 1917)

The National Park Service: Groveling Sycophant or Social Conscience? (Frank Hays, The George Wright Forum, Vol. 19 No. 4, 2002)

The National Park Service and Civic Engagement (Edward T. Linenthal, The George Wright Forum, Vol. 25 No. 1, 2008)

The National Park System and Historic American Past: A Brief Overview and Reflection (Richard West Sellars, The George Wright Forum, Vol. 24 No. 1, 2007)

The Role of History in Managing NPS Areas (Dwight T. Pitcaithly, 1999)

Writing Environmental and Park Histories (Steven Mark, 1996)

WWII Military Aircraft Incidents in National Park Service Units: A Preliminary Inventory (Adrian P. Hunt, Vincent L. Santucci and David Lassman, excerpt from Rethinking Protected Areas in a Changing World: Proceedings of the 2011 George Wright Society Conference on Parks, Protected Areas and Cultural Sites, 2012; © The George Wright Society, all rights reserved)


Centennial

A Call to Action

An Interpretive Guide to the NPS Centennial (c2016)

Centennial Junior Ranger Activity Book (2016)

George Wright Society's NPS Centennial Essays

National Parks Second Century Commission

Next Century for Parks

NPS Advisory Board: Engaging Independent Perspectives for a 21st-Century National Park System

Realizing the Vision for the Second Century National Park Service Centennial Final Report (December 2016)


Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)

Brick and Stone Work Civilian Conservation Corps Project Training Series No. 5 (1937)

Civilian Conservation Corps, 1933-1942: A New Deal Case Study (John A. Salmond, 1967)

Construction of Trails Civilian Conservation Corps Project Training Series No. 7 (February 1937)

National Parks and Emergency Conservation Work (1933, 1936)

Signs and Markers Civilian Conservation Corps Project Training Series No. 9 (January 1938)

The Civilian Conservation Corps and the National Park Service, 1933-1942: An Administrative History HTML) (John C. Paige, 1985)

The Civilian Conservation Corps: Overview of CCC Resources in the Intermountain Region (A. Sayre Hutchison, February 14, 2008)

The Forest Service and the Civilian Conservation Corps: 1933-42 (HTML) (Alison T. Otis, William D. Honey, Thomas C. Hogg, and Kimberly K. Lakin, US Forest Service, August 1986)


Conference/Symposia Proceedings

Addresses and proceedings of the First National Conservation Congress held at Seattle, Washington, August 26-28, 1909

Along the Shores of Time: Submerged Historic and Indigenous Resources in the Pacific Rim Region - Proceedings from an International and Interdisciplinary Conference. March 31 - April. 3, 1999 (2001)

Chief Park Rangers and Interpreters' Conference (1959)

Colorado River: Origin and Evolution; Proceedings of a Symposium Held at Grand Canyon National Park in June, 2000 (Richard A. Young and Earle E. Spamer, eds., 2004)

Conference Proceedings, Recreational Impact on Wildlands, October 27-29, 1978, Seattle, Washington

Conference Session Handbook for A Renaissance in Wilderness Stewardship Westward Look Resort, Tuscon, Arizona, May 17-21, 1993 (1993)

Crossing Boundaries in a Changing Environment — Proceedings of the Central Alaska Park Science Symposium, Sept. 12-14 2006, Denali Park Alaska (Alaska Park Science Vol. 6 No. 2 (December 2007)

Death Valley Conference on History and Prehistory

Proceedings: First Death Valley Conference on History & Prehistory, February 8-11, 1987. (2nd Edition) (Richard Lingenfelter & James Pisarowicz, eds., Published by Death Valley Natural History Association, 1991)

Proceedings: Second Death Valley Conference on History & Prehistory, January 21-25, 1988. (2nd Edition) (Jean Johnson & James Pisarowicz, eds., Published by Death Valley Natural History Association, 1991)

Proceedings: Third Death Valley Conference on History & Prehistory, January 30 - February 2, 1992 (James Pisarowicz, ed., Published by Death Valley Natural History Association, 1992)

Proceedings: Fourth Death Valley Conference on History and Prehistory, February 2-5, 1995 (Jean Johnson, ed., Published by Death Valley Natural History Association, 1996)

Proceedings: Fifth Death Valley Conference on History and Prehistory, March 4-7, 1999 (Jean Johnson, ed., Published by Community Printing and Publishing, 1999)

Proceedings: Sixth Death Valley Conference on History and Prehistory, February 7-10, 2002 (Jean Johnson, ed., Published by Community Printing and Publishing, 2002)

Proceedings: Seventh Death Valley Conference on History and Prehistory, February 3-6, 2005 (Jean Johnson, ed., Published by Community Printing and Publishing, 2005)

Proceedings: Eighth Death Valley Conference on History and Prehistory, January 31 - February 1-3, 2008 (Kenneth E. Lengner, ed., Published by Death Valley Natural History Association and Death Valley '49ers Publications Committee 2008, 2008)

Proceedings: Ninth Death Valley Conference on History and Prehistory, November 4-6, 2011 (Published by Death Valley Natural History Association, 2013)

Death Valley to Deadwood: Kennecott to Cripple Creek (Proceedings of the 1989 Historic Mining Conference) (1990)

Findings and Recommendations, Education Initiative Symposium (1997)

First Annual National Park Service Historic Preservation Conference (1975)

First Conference on Research and Resource Management in Southern Arizona National Park Areas (1996)

First World Conference on National Parks (1962)

Second World Conference on National Parks (1972)

George Rogers Clark Trans-Appalachian Frontier History Conference

Selected Papers From the 1983 and 1984 George Rogers Clark Trans-Appalachian Frontier History Conferences (Robert J. Holden, ed., 1985)

Selected Papers From the 1985 and 1986 George Rogers Clark Trans-Appalachian Frontier History Conferences (Robert J. Holden, ed., 1988)

Selected Papers From the 1987 and 1988 George Rogers Clark Trans-Appalachian Frontier History Conferences (Robert J. Holden, ed., 1990)

Selected Papers From the 1989 and 1990 George Rogers Clark Trans-Appalachian Frontier History Conferences (Robert J. Holden, ed., 1991)

Selected Papers From the 1991 and 1992 George Rogers Clark Trans-Appalachian Frontier History Conferences (Robert J. Holden, ed., 1994)

Gettysburg Seminars

1. The Changing Interpretations of Gettysburg. The First Annual Gettysburg Seminar. March 6-7, 1992. Gettysburg, PA: Gettysburg National Military Park (No papers published)

2. Battlefields as Sacred Ground. The Second Annual Gettysburg Seminar. March 5-6, 1993. Gettysburg, PA: Gettysburg National Military Park (No papers published)

3. The Public and Private Dwight D. Eisenhower. The Third Annual Gettysburg Seminar. March 5, 1994. Gettysburg, PA: Gettysburg National Military Park (No papers published)

4. Gettysburg 1895-1995: The Shaping of an American Shrine. The Fourth Annual Gettysburg Seminar. March 4, 1995. Gettysburg, PA: Gettysburg National Military Park (1995)

5. Unsung Heroes of Gettysburg. Programs of the Fifth Annual Gettysburg Seminar. March 23, 1996. Gettysburg, PA: Gettysburg National Military Park (1996)

6. Mr. Lincoln's Army: The Army of the Potomac in the Gettysburg Campaign. Programs of the Sixth Annual Gettysburg Seminar. 1997. Gettysburg, PA: Gettysburg National Military Park (1998)

7. The High Water Mark of an Army: The Army of Northern Virginia in the Gettysburg Campaign. Programs of the Seventh Annual Gettysburg Seminar. 1998. Gettysburg, PA: Gettysburg National Military Park (1999)

8. The American Civil War in 1863. Programs of the Eighth Annual Gettysburg National Military Park Seminar. 2000. Gettysburg, PA: Gettysburg National Military Park (2001)

9. "I ordered no man to go where I would not go myself": Leadership in the Campaign and Battle of Gettysburg. Papers of the Ninth Annual Gettysburg National Military Park Seminar. April 6-7, 2002. Gettysburg, PA: Gettysburg National Military Park (2002)

10. "This has been a terrible ordeal": The Gettysburg Campaign and First Day of Battle. Papers of the Tenth Gettysburg National Military Park Seminar. April 3-4, 2004. Gettysburg, PA: Gettysburg National Military Park (2005)

11. "The Most Shocking Battle I Have Ever Witnessed": The Second Day at Gettysburg. Papers of the 2006 (11th) Gettysburg National Military Park Seminar. April 8-9, 2006. Gettysburg, PA: Gettysburg National Military Park (2008)

12. The Fate Of A Nation: The Third Day at Gettysburg, July 3, 1863. Papers of the 2008 (12th) Gettysburg Seminar. April 12-13, 2008. Gettysburg, PA: Gettysburg National Military Park (2010)

13. Gettysburg: The End of the Campaign and Battle's Aftermath. Papers of the 2010 (13th) Gettysburg Seminar. April 10-11, 2010. Gettysburg, PA: Gettysburg National Military Park (2012)

14. Gettysburg In History and Memory. Papers of the 2012 (14th) Gettysburg Seminar. April 13-15, 2012. Gettysburg, PA: Gettysburg National Military Park (No papers published)

15. The Unfinished Work: Abraham Lincoln, David Wills and the Soldiers' National Cemetery. Papers of the Fifteenth Semi-Annual Gettysburg National Military Park Seminar, 2014. September 12-14, 2014 Gettysburg, PA: Gettysburg National Military Park (2015)

International Perspectives on Cultural Parks: Proceedings of the First World Conference, Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado, 1984 (1989)

National Parks Second Century Commission (2009)

New Parks for the Nation: White House Conference on Conservation (1962)

Partnerships in Parks & Preservation, Proceedings and Bibliography (1991)

Preservation of What, For Whom? (1997)

Preserving Historic Trails: Conference Proceedings, October 17-20, 2000, Acadia National Park (2000)

Proceedings: New River Symposium, April 12-14, 1984, Boone North Carolina

Proceedings of a Conference of Governors (1908)

Proceedings of the Anasazi Symposium, 1981 (Jack E. Smith, ed., published by the Mesa Verde Museum Association, 1983)

Proceedings of the Anasazi Symposium, 1991 (Published by the Mesa Verde Museum Association, 1993)

Proceedings of Barrier Island Forum and Workshop, Provincetown, Massachusetts- May 28 - 30, 1980 (2002)

Proceedings of the First Glacier Bay Science Symposium, Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, September 23-26, 1983 (1984)

Proceedings of the First Park Naturalists' Training Conference Held At Educational Headquarters, Berkeley California November 1 to 30, 1929 (1929)

Proceedings of the Second Park Naturalists' Conference Held At Grand Canyon National Park, November 13-17, 1940 (1930)

Proceedings of the First Biennial Conference of Research in California's National Parks Cooperative Parks Studies Unit, University of California, Davis, September 9-10, 1982 (Charles van Riper, C., III, L. D. Whittig and M. L. Murphy, eds., 1983)

Proceedings of the 2nd Biennial Conference of Research in California's National Parks Cooperative Parks Studies Unit, University of California, Davis (Charles van Riper, C., III and L. D. Whittig, eds., 1985)

Proceedings of the Fourth Conference on Research in California's National Parks (Stephen D. Viers, Jr., Thomas J. Stohlgren and Christine Schonewald-Cox, eds., 1991)

Proceedings of the 3rd Resources Management Conference, Souhtwest Region Superintendent's Conference, April 29-30, 1976, Fort Worth, Texas (Roland H. Wauer, Coordinator, 1976)

Proceedings of the Fourth Biennial Conference of Research on the Colorado Plateau USGS Forest and Rangeland Ecosystem Science Center CPFS Rep. Ser., 99/16, Flagstaff, AZ (Charles van Riper, III and M. A. Stuart, eds., published by USDA Forest Service, 1999)

Proceedings of the Fifth Biennial Conference of Research on the Colorado Plateau U.S. Geological Survey/FRESC Report Series USGSFRESC/COPL/2001/24 (Charles van Riper, III, K.A. Thomas and M. A. Stuart, eds., 2001)

Proceedings of the National Park Conference held at Yellowstone National Park September 11 and 12, 1911 (1912)

Proceedings of the National Park Conference held at Yosemite National Park October 14, 15 and 16, 1912 (1913)

Proceedings of the (Third) National Park Conference held at Berkeley, California, March 11-13, 1915 (1915)

Proceedings Of The (Fourth) National Parks Conference Held In the Auditorium Of The New National Museum, Washington, D.C., January 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6, 1917 (1917)

Proceedings of the Symposium on Exotic Pest Plants November 2-4, 1988, University of Miami Technical Report NPS/NREVER/NRTR-91/06 (September 1991)

Proceedings: Speakers Series Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo (1998)

Protecting Our Diverse Heritage: The Role of Parks, Protected Areas, and Cultural Sites Proceedings of the 2003 George Wright Society / National Park Service Joint Conference. Hancock, Michigan (David Harmon, Bruce M. Kilgore and Gay E. Vietzke, eds., The George Wright Society, 2004)

Rally on the High Ground: The National Park Service Symposium on the Civil War (Robert K. Sutton, ed., 2001)

The Colorado Plateau: Cultural, Biological, and Physical Research. Proceedings of the Sixth Biennial Conference of Research on the Colorado Plateau (Charles van Riper, III and Kenneth L. Cole, eds., University of Arizona Press, 2004)

The Guadalupe Mountains Symposium: Proceedings of the 25th anniversary conference on research and resource management in Guadalupe Mountains National Park (2004)

The Guadalupian Symposium (Published by the Smithsonian Institution Press, 2000)

The National Park Service Looks Toward the 21st Century: The 1988 General Superintendents Conference and Discovery (Janet A. McDonnell, 2001)

Transactions & Proceedings Series

1. Research In The Parks: Transactions of the National Park Centennial Symposium — Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, 28 and 29 December 1971 (1976)

2. Transactions of the North American Osprey Research Conference — College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia, 10-12 February 1972 (John C. Ogden, ed., 1977)

3. Transactions of the Symposium on the Biological Resources of the Chihuahuan Desert Region, United States and Mexico — Sul Ross State University, Alpine, Texas, 17-18 October 1974 (Roland H. Wauer, David H. Riskind, eds., 1977)

4. Biological Investigations in the Guadalupe Mountains National Park, Texas — Proceedings of a Symposium Held at Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas, April 4-5, 1975 (Hugh H. Genoways and Robert J. Baker, eds., 1979)

5. Proceedings of the First Conference on Scientific Research in the National Parks — New Orleans, Louisiana, November 9-12, 1976 (Volume I) (Robert M. Linn, ed., 1979)

5. Proceedings of the First Conference on Scientific Research in the National Parks — New Orleans, Louisiana, November 9-12, 1976 (Volume II) (Robert M. Linn, ed., 1979)

5. Abstracts: First Conference on Scientific Research in the National Parks (1976)

6. Abstracts: 2nd Conference on Scientific Research in the National Parks (1979)

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8. Examples of Resource Inventory and Monitoring in National Parks of California: Proceedings of the Third Biennial Conference on Research in California's National Parks — September 13-15, 1988, University of California, Davis, California (Charles Van Riper III, Thomas J. Stohlgren, Stephen D. Veirs, Jr. and Silvia Castillo Hillyer, eds., 1990)

9. Protecting Biological Diversity in the National Parks — Workshop Recommendations, May 3-5, 1988, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg, Tennessee (F. Dominic Dottavio, Peter F. Brussard and John D. McCrone, eds., 1990)

10. Proceedings of the First Biennial Conference on Research in Colorado Plateau National Parks (Peter G. Rowlands, Charles van Riper III and Mark K. Sogge, eds., 1993)

11. Proceedings of the Second Biennial Conference on Research in Colorado Plateau National Parks (Charles van Riper III, ed., 1995)

12. Proceedings of the Third Biennial Conference of Research on the Colorado Plateau (Charles van Riper, III and E. T. Deshler, eds., 1997)

Washita Symposium: Past, Present, and Future. November 12-14, 1998

Yosemite Centennial Symposium Proceedings: Natural Areas and Yosemite: Prospects for the Future (1990)


Conservation and Stewardship

Branching Out: Approaches in National Park Stewardship (2003)

Communication Strategies that Promote Ocean Stewardship Action: A Booklet for Interpreters and Educators (2010)

Conservation in the National Parks (undated)

Franklin D. Roosevelt & Conservation 1911-1945 Volumes 1 and 2 (Edgar B. Nixon, ed., 1957)

Documentary Chronology of Selected Events in the Development of the American Conservation Movement, 1847-1920

Evolution of the Conservation Movement, 1850-1920

Expanding Horizons: Highlights from the National Workshop on Large Landscape Conservation (2014)

Land and Water Conservation Fund Annual Reports: 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012

Land and Water Conservation Fund (L&WCF), Northeast Region (March 2005)

NPS Stewardship Institute Publications
Conservation and Stewardship Publication Series
 1. Landscape Conservation: An International Working Session on the Stewardship of Protected Landscapes (2001)
 2. International Concepts in Protected Landscapes: Exploring Their Values for Communities in the Northeast (2001)
 3. Collaboration and Conservation: Lessons Learned in Areas Managed through National Park Service Partnerships (2001)
 4. Speaking of the Future: A Dialogue on Conservation (2003)
 5. A Handbook for Managers of Cultural Landscapes with Natural Resource Values (Barbara Slaiby and Nora Mitchell, 2003)
 6. Collaboration and Conservation: Lessons Learned from National Park Service Partnership Areas in the Western United States (2004)
 7. Reflecting on the Past, Looking to the Future: Sustainability Study Report. A Technical Assistance Report to the John H. Chafee Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor Commission (2005)
 8. Keeping National Parks Relevant in the 21st Century (2006)
 9. Connecting Stories, Landscapes, and People: Exploring the Delaware & Lehigh National Heritage Corridor Partnership (2006)
10. Opportunities for Communities that Neighbor Public Lands: A Guide to Federal Programs (April Shepherd and Jacquelyn L. Tuxill, ed., 2006)
11. Learning to be Better Neighbors: Case Studies in Civic Engagement between National Parks and Neighboring Communities (Stephanie L. Tuxill and Jacquelyn L. Tuxill, 2006)
12. Working Together for a Common Future: The Community-Public Land Regional Handbook (Jacquelyn L. Tuxill, 2007)
13. Scholar's Forum, The National Park Service and Civic Reflection: A Summary Report (Rolf Diamant, Laura J. Feller and David L. Laarsen, eds., 2006)
14. Stewardship Begins With People: An Atlas of Places, People and Handmade Products (Rolf Diamant, Jeffrey Roberts, Jacquelyn Tuxill, Nora Mitchell and Daniel Laven, 2007)
15. Shared Legacies in Cane River National Heritage Area: Linking People, Traditions, and Landscapes. A Technical Assistance Report for the Cane River National Heritage Area Commission Report (Jacquelyn L. Tuxill, Philip B. Huffman, Daniel N. Laven and Nora J. Mitchell, 2008)
16. Stronger Together: A Manual on the Principles and Practices of Civic Engagement (Jacquelyn L. Tuxill, Nora J. Mitchell and Delia Clark, 2009)
17. Leading in a Collaborative Environment: Six Case Studies Involving Collaboration and Civic Engagement (Jacquelyn L. Tuxill and Nora J. Mitchell, eds., 2010)
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19. Engaging Young Adults in a Sustainable Future: Strategies for National Parks and Other Special Places (2009)>
20. Qualitative Evaluation of the Superintendents Leadership Roundtable (Jennifer L. Jewiss, 2010)
21. Beyond Outreach Handbook: A Guide to Designing Effective Programs to Engage Diverse Communities (Rebecca Stanfield McCown, Jacquelyn L. Tuxill, Daniel N. Laven, Nora J. Mitchell, Robert E. Manning and Jennifer L. Jewiss, 2011)
22. Beyond Outreach: Sharing Innovative Approaches for Engaging Youth from Diverse Communities (2011)

NPS Urban Agenda (2015)

Observations Concerning the Conservation of Monuments in Europe and America (Hans Huth, 1940)

Scaling Up: Collaborative Approaches to Large Landscape Conservation (2014)

The National Park Service Program of Conservation For Areas and Structures of National Historical Significance (Alvin P. Stauffer and Charles W. Porter, 1943)


Guidebooks

Booklets Descriptive of National Parks and National Monuments: Issued by United States Railroad Administration (Season 1919)

Glimpses of Historic Areas East of the Mississippi River (HTML) (1937)

Glimpses of Our National Monuments (HTML) (1930)

Glimpses of our National Parks (1920)

Glimpses of our National Parks (1927)

Glimpses of our National Parks (1931)

Glimpses of our National Parks (1934)

Glimpses of our National Parks (HTML) (Isabelle F. Story, 1941)

National Park Guide for the Handicapped (1971)

Portfolio on the National Park and Monument System (American Planning and Civic Association, c1938)

The National Park Story in Pictures (HTML) (Isabelle F. Story, 1957)

(The) National Parks Portfolio: (Robert Sterling Yard, 1916, 1916, 1917, 1921, 1925, 1928, 1931)


History of the National Park System

A Brief History and Description of the National Park System (1966)

A Tall Tale Retold: The Influence of the Photographs of William Henry Jackson upon the Passage of the Yellowstone Park Act of 1872 (Howard Bossen, 1981)

An Update to Gone, But Not Forgotten: The Delisted Units of the U.S. National Park System (Alan H. Hogenauer, George Wright Forum, Vol. 8 No. 3, 1992)

Failed National Parks in the Last Best Places (Lary M. Dilsaver and William Wyckoff, extract from Montana: The Magazine of Western History, Vol. 59 No. 3 Autumn 2009, ©Montana Historical Society, all rights reserved)

Former National Park System Units: An Analysis (Barry Mackintosh, 1995)

Gone, But Not Forgotten: The Delisted Units of the U.S. National Park System (Alan H. Hogenauer, George Wright Forum, Vol. 7 No. 4, 1991)

History and Definition of the Names of Historical Units within the National Park System (Harry A. Butowsky)

National Monuments — All Federal Agencies: Frequently Asked Questions (Frank Buono, January 15, 2017)

National Monuments and the National Park System (Frank Buono, February 2017)

National Park System Timeline (Annotated)

Nomenclature of Park System Areas

Part One of the National Park System Plan: History (1972)

Part Two of the National Park System Plan: Natural History (1972)

The National Parks: Lesser-Known Areas (1995), The National Parks: The Lesser Known Areas (1997)

The National Parks: Shaping the System (Janet McDonnell, 2005), The National Parks: Shaping the System (Barry Mackintosh, 1991), The National Parks: Shaping the System (Barry Mackintosh, 1985)


Interpretation and Education

A Report on National Park Service Interpretation (William C. Everhart, 1973)

Children's Interpretation: A Discovery Book For Interpreters (Gary Machlis and Maureen McDonough, 1978)

Children's Interpretation: A Discovery Book for Interpreters (Gary Machlis and Maureen McDonough, Spring 1978)

Development of the naturalist program in the National Park Service: transcript, 1964 (Harold C. Bryant and Newton Drury, 1964)

Exploring a Common Past: Interpreting Women's History in the National Park Service 2nd edition (2003 w/2005 updates)

Exploring a Common Past: Researching and Interpreting the Underground Railroad (3rd edition, 2000)

Field Division of Education

The Blackfoot (Julian Steward, 1934)

Preliminary Report on the Ethnography of the Southwest (Ralph L. Beals, 1935)

Chronology for Tumacacori National Monument, with bibliography (H. E. Rensch, 1934)

A Brief Report on the Historical and Archeological Aspects of the Missions of Northern Sonora : made October 12-29, 1935 (Arthur Woodward, 1935)

A Report on the Geology of Devils Tower National Monument (William L. Effinger, 1934)

Tuzigoot (Louis R. Caywood and Edward H. Spicer, July 1935)

The History of Scotts Bluff, Nebraska (Donald D. Brand, 1934)

History of Glacier National Park : with particular emphasis on the northern development (Ralph L. Beals, 1935)

Mount Rainier : Its Human History Associations (H.E. Rensch, 1935)

Historical Background for the Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado (H.E. Rensch, 1935)

The Zoology of Rocky Mountain National Park (Baxter L. Smith, 1935)

A Report on the Geology of Rocky Mountain National Park (William L. Effinger, 1935)

Ethnology of Rocky Mountain National Park: The Ute and Arapaho (Ralph L. Beals, 1935)

A Report on the Geology of the Southwestern United States (William L. Effinger, 1935)

Material Culture of the Pima, Papago, and Western Apache (Ralph L. Beals, 1934)

Navaho Life of Yesterday and Today (Katharine Luomala, 1938)

Indian Tribes of Sequoia National Park Region (Julian H. Steward, 1935)

Outline of the Geology and Paleontology of Scotts Bluff National Monument (William L. Effinger, 1934)

Outline of the Geology and Teton Dakota: Ethnology and History (John C. Ewers, 1938)

General Plan for the Administration of the Educational Division (1929)

Individual Reports of the Committee on Educational Problems in National Parks (1929)

In-Service Training Series

Antiquities (1958)

Campfire Programs (H. Raymond Gregg, 1955)

Conducted Trips (Howard R. Stagner, reprint 1955)

Information Please (Ralph H. Anderson, 1955)

Talks (Howard R. Stagner, reprint 1953)

"Tips" On Your Job (reprint 1952)

Intangible Values Of Protected Areas: What Are They?: Why Do They Matter? (David Harmon, The George Wright Forum, Vol. 21 No. 2, 2004)

Interpretation in the National Park Service: A Historical Perspective (Barry Mackintosh, 1986)

Interpreting the Standards Bulletins

Interpreting Biological Diversity: A Handbook for National Park Service Communicators (2003)

Interpretation for Disabled Visitors in the National Park System (1984)

Interpretive Series

The Building of Castillo de San Marcos (Albert C. Manucy, 1959)

America's Oldest Legislative Assembly & Its Jamestown Statehouses (Charles E. Hatch, Jr., 1956 rev)

Artillery Through the Ages (Albert C. Manucy, Reprint 1955)

Artillery Through the Ages (Albert C. Manucy, Reprint 1985)

Interpretive Views: Opinions on Evaluating Interpretation in the National Park Service (Gary E. Machlis, ed., ©National Parks and Conservation Association, 1986. Digital edition reprinted with permission from National Parks Conservation Association. All rights reserved.)

Junior Ranger Gazette: Vol. 1, 2007Vol. 2, Summer 2007Vol. 3, Summer 2008 (URL cited in these publications is no longer valid)

Meaningful Interpretation: How to Connect Hearts and Minds to Places, Objects, and Other Resources (David L. Larsen, ed., 2003)

National Parks and Education: The First Twenty Years (Dwight T. Pitcaithly, 2002)

Park Naturalists and the Evolution of National Park Service Interpretation Through World War II (C. Frank Brockman, from Journal of Forest History, v. 22, January 1978, digital edition courtesy ©The Forest History Society, all rights reserved.)

Planning for Interpretation and Visitor Experience (1998)

Popular Study Series

1. Winter Encampments of the Revolution (Elbert Cox, 1941)

1. A Soldier's Christmas at Morristown in 1779 (Russell Baker, 1941)

2. Weapons and Equipment of Early American Soldiers (Alfred F. Hopkins, c1941)

3. Wallpaper News of the Sixties (Hugh Awtrey, illustrated by Tyler B. Kiener, 1941)

4. Prehistoric Cultures of the Southeast (A. R. Kelly, 1941)

4. Ocmulgee's Trading Post Riddle (A. R. Kelley, 1941)

4. Indoor Archeology (Charles H. Fairbanks, 1941)

5. Mountain Speech in the Great Smokies (Joseph S. Hall, 1941)

6. New Echota Birthplace of the American Indian Press (Hugh R. Awtrey, 1941)

7. Hot Shot Furnaces (Herbert E. Kahler and F. Hilton Crowe, 1941?)

8. Perry at Put in Bay: Echoes of the War of 1812 (Dr. Charles W. Porter, c1941)

9. Wharf Building of a Century and More Ago (Edwin W. Small, 1941)

10. Gardens of the Colonists (V. R. Ludgate, 1941)

11. Robert E. Lee and Fort Pulaski (Rogers W. Young, 1941)

12. Rifles and Riflemen at the Battle of Kings Mountain (Rogers W. Young, 1941)

12. Kings Mountain: A Hunting Rifle Victory (Rogers W. Young, 1941)

12. The American Rifle: At the Battle of Kings Mountain (C. P. Russell, 1941)

12. Testing the Ferguson Rifle: Modern Marksman Attains High Precision With Arm of 1776 (Dr. Alfred F. Hopkins, 1941)

13. Rifle Making in the Greaty Smoky Mountains (Arthur I. Kendall, 1941?)

14. American Charcoal Making in the Era of the Cold-blast Furnace (Jackson Kemper, 1941)

15. The First Legislative Assembly in America and Its First Statehouse (Charles E. Hatch, Jr., 1943)

Preventing Cultural Resource Destruction: Taking Action Through Interpretation (1999)

Programmatic Accessibility Guide for National Park Service Interpretive Media (Version 2.1, February 2012)

Research and Education in the National Parks (Harold C. Bryant and Wallace W. Atwood, Jr., 1932)

Resources for Interpreters: Bibliographies for Historical Interpretation (1982)

Servicewide Interpretation and Education Evaluation Strategy: Executive Summary (August 2006)

Source Book Series

1. Yorktown: Climax of the Revolution (Charles E. Hatch., Jr. and Thomas M. Pitkin, eds., 1941)

2. Abraham Lincoln: From His Own Words and Contemporary Accounts (Roy Edgar Appleman, ed., 1942)

3. The History of Castillo de San Marcos & Fort Matanazas From Contemporary Narratives and Letters (Albert C. Manucy, ed., Reprint 1955)

4. Thomas Jefferson and the National Capital (Saul K. Padover, 1946)

5. James Towne in the Words of Contemporaries (Edward M. Riley and Charles E. Hatch, Jr., eds., 1954)

5. James Towne in the Words of Contemporaries (Edward M. Riley and Charles E. Hatch, Jr., eds., 1955 rev)

Summary Report of the NPS Evaluation of Interpretation and Education Services Project (Monica Post, April 2012)

The Evolution of Interpretation in the National Park Service and the Lincoln Home Site from Historia, Volume 13 (James Sturgill, 2004)

The Interpreter's Handbook: Methods, Skills, & Techniques (Russell K. Grater, 1976)

The National Parks from the Scientific and Educational Side (Laurence F. Schmeckeier, extract from Popular Science Monthly, v.80, June 1912)

Video: Interpretation and Education Evaluation Summit University of Denver (October 25-26, 2006)

Visitor Services Training Series

Campfire Programs (Douglass Hubbard and William W. Dunmire, rev. 1968)

Keep It Alive! (William Kennon Kay, 1970)

Keep It Alive! (William Kennon Kay, reprint 1975)

Keep It Alive! (William Kennon Kay, reprint 1975)

Say, Ranger... (Albert C. Manucy, 1968)

Say, Ranger... (Albert C. Manucy, reprint 1975)

Talks (David D. Thompson, Jr., rev. 1968)

Talks (David D. Thompson, Jr., rev. 1968, reprint 1975)

Yours To Preserve (Albert Manucy, Nan Rickey, Franklin G. Smith, et al., 1969)

Yours To Preserve (Albert Manucy, Nan Rickey, Franklin G. Smith, et al., reprint 1975)

Who am I? (Freeman Tilden, 1975)


Magazines/Newsletters/Newspapers

Common Ground / Federal Archeology

Courier / Newsletter

CRM Bulletin/Journal

Heritage Matters

Interpretation

In Touch

National Parks (1997-2011) (National Parks Conservation Association)

Parks (Magazine)

Preservation Briefs

Preservation Tech Notes

The George Wright Forum

The Wild Cascades: Journal of the North Cascades Conservation Council (North Cascades Conservation Council)


Management/Policies/Laws

12-Point Plan: The Challenge Dir. William Penn Mott, Jr. (1986)

12-Point Plan: The Challenge, The Actions Dir. William Penn Mott, Jr. (1986)

Administrative Policies for Natural, Historical and Recreational Areas of the National Park System (1970)

Administrative Policies for Historical Areas of the National Park System (1973)

Advancing the National Park Idea: National Parks Second Century Commission Report (2008)

Creating Our Future: A strategic plan for the National Park Service Dir. Roger G. Kennedy (1993-1994)

Departmental Implementation of Executive Order 11644, as amended by Executive Order 11989, pertaining to use of off-road vehicles on the public lands Final Environmental Statement (1978)

Federal Historic Preservation Laws: The Official Compilation of U.S. Cultural Heritage Statutes (2006)

Federal Law Enforcement Training Center
36 CFR Reference Guide (4/84)
NPS Authorities Bill — PL 94-458 Instructor Guide (c1980s)
Law Enforcement Philosophy Instructor Guide (8/82)
Authority and Jurisdiction Student Guide (7/82)
Land Management Student Handout: Federal Law, CFR, Jurisdiction, Special Statutes (undated)
Rules and Regulations (7/21/64)
Law Enforcement in the National Park Service (7/21/64)
Jurisdiction Regarding Law Enforcement Within Areas Administered by the National Park Service (9/24/70)

Guidelines for Transactions Between Nonprofit Conservation Organizations and Federal Agencies Memo (undated)

Laws Relating to the National Park Service (Hillory A. Tolson, 1963)

Management Succession Plan (May 1997)

National Parks for the 21st. Century - The Vail Agenda, Report and Recommendations to the Director, NPS (1992)

National Parks for the 21st. Century - The Vail Agenda, Report and Recommendations to the Director, NPS (1993)

National Parks for the Future: Task Force Reports Dir. George B. Hartzog, Jr. (The Conservation Foundation, March 1972)

National Park Service Career Management Concept (1987)

National Park Service Employee Attitudes Toward Government Quarters: A Draft Report from the 1983 NPS Employee Survey, Executive Summary Task Force on National Park Service Housing Policy (Darryll R. Johnson, Donald R. Field and Richard S. Converse, 1984)

National Park Service Management Policies: 1975, 1988, 2001, 2006

National Park Service Programs (September 2013)

National Park Service Strategic Plan 1997 Dir. Robert G. Stanton (September 1997)

National Park System Advisory Board: Committee on Philanthropy (2006)

NEPA and Related NPS Mandates (2010)

NEPA Handbook, National Park Service (2015)

NLCJournal (National Leadership Council)
Vol. 1 No. 1 December 22, 2000 • Vol. 1 No. 2 February 2, 2001 • Vol. 1 No. 3 April 23, 2001 • Vol. 1 No. 4 July 6, 2001 • Vol. 1 No. 5 October 16, 2001 • Vol. 1 No. 6 November 8, 2001 • Vol. 1 No. 7 March 7, 2002 (December 2001 meeting)Vol. 2 No. 1 April 26, 2002 • Vol. 2 No. 2 July 24, 2002 • Vol. 2 No. 3 November 15, 2002 • Vol. 2 No. 4 January 23, 2003 • Vol. 3 No. 1 April 3, 2003 (January 28 and 30, 2003 meeting)Vol. 3 No. 2 May 16, 2003 (April 8-9, 2003 meeting)Vol. 3 No. 3 January 30, 2004 (November 17, 2003 meeting)Vol. 4 No. 1 February 8, 2004 • Vol. 4 No. 2 May 28, 2004 (April 13-15, 2004 meeting)Vol. 4 No. 3 October 24, 2004 (September 15-16, 2004 meeting)Vol. 5 No. 1 March 30, 2005 (February 23-24, 2005 meeting)Vol. 5 No. 2 July 22, 2005 (June 21-22, 2005 meeting)January 23-24, 2007May 8-10, 2007September 4-6, 2007January 14-16, 2008May 13-15, 2008

NPS Policies / Laws / Executive & Director's Orders / Regulations

Organizational Structure of the National Park Service: Task Report Cook Report (June 1987)

Planning for a Future National Park System: A Foundation for the 21st Century (National Park Service Advisory Board, 2012)

Proclamations and Orders Relating to the National Park Service Up to January 1, 1945 (1947)

Renewable Energy Development near Units of the National Park System Memo (August 5, 2010)

Report on "Overcrowding" in the National Parks National Park System Advisory Board (George Barley and S.J. DiMeglio, 1986)

Report on Residential Occupancy Under Special Use Permits (undated)

Restructuring Plan for the National Park Service (November 1994)

Rethinking the National Parks for the 21st Century National Park Service Advisory Board Report (2001)

Second-Century Perspectives: A Journey of Understanding 2016 National Park System Advisory Board Report (2016)

Selected Laws Important for Resources Management in the National Park Service Natural Resources Report NPS/NRPO/NRR-94/15 (Napier Shelton and Lissa Fox, August 1994)

State of the Parks 1980: A Report to the Congress (May 1980)

The Future of America's National Parks
The Future of America's National Parks A Report to the President of the United States by the Secretary of the Interior Dirk Kempthorne (May 2007)
News Release: Kempthorne Presents to the Presidente A Vision for the Future of Our National Parks (May 31, 2007)
Interviews with Secretary of the Interior Dirk Kempthorne and NPS Director Mary Bomar (MP4 format, May 2007)
IntroductionCase for ChangeEducationEnvironmental LeadershipListening to AmericaPhilanthropyProfessional ExcellenceRecreational ExperienceStewardshipVision
Videos on Additional Topics (MP4 format, May 2007)
Centennial ChallengeEducationEnvironmental LeadershipListening SessionProfessional ExcellenceRecreational ExperienceStewardship

The Organization and the Employee in an Era of Change, The National Park Service Employee Survey of 1983: Statistical Abstract (Darryll R. Johnson, Donald R. Field, Gary E. Machlis and Richard S. Converse, 1984)

Threats To Our National Parks (Conrad L. Wirth, excerpt from Audubon Magazine, ©National Audubon Society, July-August 1954)


Foundation Documents/Statements

Foundation Documents: What They Are, Where They Fit in the NPS Planning Framework (undated)


Andersonville National Historic Site, Georgia (February 2014) Overview (February 2014)

Aniakchak National Monument and Preserve, Alaska (December 2009)

Antietam National Battlefield, Maryland, Overview (Date Unknown)

Appalachian National Scenic Trail (F7.2 Draft, December 2014)

Arches National Park, Utah, Overview (Date Unknown)

Bering Land Bridge National Preserve, Alaska (July 2009)

Big Bend National Park, Texas (May 2016)

Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah (May 2014) Overview (Date Unknown)

Cape Hatteras National Seashore, North Carolina (September 2011)

Cape Krusenstern National Monument, Alaska (Date Unknown)

Cape Lookout National Seashore, North Carolina (October 2012) Overview (October 2012)

Canyonlands National Park, Utah (August 2013) Overview (August 2013)

Catoctin Mountain Park, Maryland (March 2013)

César E. Chávez National Monument, Califronia, Overview (Date Unknown)

Congaree National Park, South Carolina (Draft, November 2014)

Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve, Idaho (July 2014)

Denali National Park and Preserve (2014)

De Soto National Memorial, Florida (May 2015)

Devils Tower National Monument, Wyoming (September 2014)

Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area and Middle Delaware National Scenic and Recreational River, New Jersey and Pennsylvania (October 2014) Overview (October 2014)

Effigy Mounds National Monument, Iowa (March 2014)

Eisenhower National Historic Site, Pennsylvania (August 2016) Overview (August 2016)

Fort Frederica National Monument, Georgia (September 2016) Overview (September 2016)

Fort Laramie National Historic Site, Wyoming (February 2017)

Fort Monroe National Monument, Virginia (July 2015) Overview (July 2015)

Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, Alaska (Draft, December 2009)

George Rogers Clark National Historical Park, Indiana, Overview (Date Unknown)

George Washington Carver National Monument, Missouri (March 2016)

Gettysburg National Military Park, Pennsylvania (August 2016) Overview (August 2016)

Glacier National Park, Montana (October 2016)

Glacier National Park, Montana, Overview (October 2016)

Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, Alaska (April 2010)

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area and Rainbow Bridge National Monument, Arizona and Utah, Overview (Date Unknown)

Grant-Kohrs Ranch National Historic Site, Montana (June 2008)

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, North Carolina and Tennessee (October 2016) Overview (October 2016)

Guilford Courthouse National Military Park, North Carolina (August 2014)

Haleakala National Prk, Hawai'i, Overview (undated)

Hopewell Culture National Historical Park, Ohio (March 2014)

Hubbell Trading Poost National Historic Site, Arizona (December 2007)

Ice Age Floods National Geologic Trail (Draft, September 2011)

Isle Royale National Park, Keweenaw County, Michigan (January 2016)

Isle Royale National Park, Keweenaw County, Michigan, Overview (January 2016)

Jimmy Carter National Historic Site, Georgia (March 2013)

Joshua Tree National Park, California (January 2015)

Katmai National Park and Preserve, Alaska (December 2009)

Kenai Fjords National Park, Alaska (April 2013)

Kobuk Valley National Park, Alaska (February 2010)

Lake Clark National Park and Preserve, Alaska (October 2009)

Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail (September 2012)

Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument, Montana (March 2015)

Mammoth Cave National Park, Kentucky (June 2014)

Manzanar National Historic Site, California (Draft, August 2015)

Manhattan Project National Historical Park, Tennessee, New Mexico, Washington (January 2017)

Mississippi National River and Recreation Area, Missouri, Overview (undated)

Mojave National Preserve, California (June 2013)

Mojave National Preserve, California (Draft, 2012)

Mount Rainier National Park, Washington (April 2015)

Mount Rushmore National Memorial, South Dakota, Overview (undated)

Natural Bridges National Monument, Utah (August 2013) Overview (August 2013)

Noatak National Preserve, Alaska (July 2009)

North Cascades National Park Complex, Washington (June 2012)

Obed Wild and Scenic River, Tennessee (November 2015)

Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, Arizona (May 2016)

Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial, Ohio (October 2012) Overview (October 2012)

Port Chicago Naval Magazine National Memorial, California (Draft, February 2015) Overview (Draft, February 2015)

Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail (October 2014) >Overview (October 2014)

Prince William Forest Park, Virginia (December 2013)

Redwood National and State Parks, California (September 2016)

River Raisin National Battlefield Park, Michigan, Overview (undated)

San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park, California (March 2016) Overview (March 2016)

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks, California (April 2016) Overview (April 2016)

Shenandoah National Park, Virginia, Overview (undated)

Springfield Armory National Historic Site, Massachusetts (July 2014)

Stones River National Battlefield, Tennessee (November 2014) Overview (November 2014)

Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument, Arizona (May 2015)

Theodore Roosevelt National Park, North Dakota, Overview (undated)

Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River, New York, Pennsylvania (February 2014) Overview (February 2014)

Vicksburg National Military Park, Mississippi (October 2014)

Voyageurs National Park, Minnesota (August 2016) Overview (August 2016)

Walnut Canyon National Monument, Arizona (May 2015)

Whiskeytown National Recreation Area, California (July 2014)

White Sands National Monument, New Mexico (January 2016)

World War II Valor in the Pacific, Alaska Unit (September 2010)

Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve, Alaska (Draft, August 2009)

Wupatki National Monument, Arizona (May 2015)

Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, Montana, Idaho (May 2014) Overview (May 2014)

Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve, Alaska (July 2012)

Zion National Park, Utah (October 2013)


Mission 66

A History of the National Park Service Mission 66 Program (Roy E. Appleman, 1958)

Examples of Mission 66 Buildings in the National Park Service 1956-1966

The Emergence of the Mission 66 Visitor Centers (Christine Madrid French)

Mission 66 for the National Park System (January 1956)

Our Heritage, A Plan for its Protection and Use, "Mission 66" (1957?)

Mission 66 Visitor Centers (HTML) (Sarah Allaback, 2000)


National Park Service History

50th Anniversary of the National Park Service (Connie Foley, 1965)

65th Anniversary: National Park Service (1981)

75th Anniversary: National Park Service (1991)

A Brief History of the National Park Service (James F. Kieley, 1940)

A Brief Organizational History of the Office of Design and Construction National Park Service 1917-1962 (Vernon L. Hammons, 1963)

Bibliography of National Parks and Monuments West of the Mississippi River Vol. 2 (1941)

Brief History of Mapping the National Parks

"Do Things Right the First Time": Administrative History—The National Park Service and the Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act of 1980 (HTML) (G. Frank Williss, 1985)

Expansion of the National Park Service in the 1930s: An Administrative History (HTML) (Harlan D. Unrau and G. Frank Williss 1983)

Family Tree of the National Park Service (Ronald F. Lee, ©Eastern National Park and Monument Association, 1972)

Historical and Architectural Monuments in the United States (Ronald F. Lee, 1936)

Horace M. Albright Training Center Program (undated)

Horace M. Albright Training Center National Register of Historic Places Registration Form (August 2013)

Important Park Dates

Know Your Service (1929), Know Your Service (1940)

National Park Service: 75th Anniversary Fact Sheets: Vocation plus Avocation equals Preservation, Evolution of an Idea, National Park Rangers, Generations of Change

National Park Service Cooperating Associations (c1981)

National Park Service. Hearing before the Committee on the Public Lands, House of Representatives (1916)

National Park Service: The First 75 Years (HTML) (William H. Sontag, ed., ©Eastern National Park and Monument Association, 1990)

National Park Service Administrative History: A Guide (Janet A. McDonnell, March 2004)

National Park Service Preservation Policy: An Exposition and Analysis (Barry Mackintosh, April 1974)

National Park Service Uniforms (R. Bryce Workman, 1991-1998)
     Badges and Uniform Ornamentation of the National Park Service (R. Bryce Workman, Revised 1997)
     No. 1: Badges and Insignia: 1894-1991 (HTML) (R. Bryce Workman, 1991)
     No. 2: In Search of an Identity, 1872-1920 (HTML) (R. Bryce Workman, 1994)
     No. 3: Ironing Out the Wrinkles, 1920-1932 (HTML) (R. Bryce Workman, 1995)
     No. 4: Breeches, Blouses, and Skirts, 1918-1991 (HTML) (R. Bryce Workman, 1998)
     No. 5: The Developing Years 1932-1970 (R. Bryce Workman, 1998)

National Park Service Wives and Women Employees Handbook (Lyn Broadbent, Pat Binnewies and Susan Wilson, 1969)

Nontraditional Uses of the National Parks (Richard G. White, 1979)

NPS Briefing Book: 196719711973

NPS Criteria for Parklands: 19671971

Administrative History: Organizational Structures of the National Park Service 1917 to 1985 (Russ Olsen, 1985)

Origins of National Park Service Administration of Historic Sites (Horace Albright, 1971)

OSS Training in the National Parks and Service Abroad in World War II (John Whiteclay Chambers II, 2008)

Public Use of the National Park System, 1872-2000 (Ronald F. Lee, 1968)

Public Use of the National Parks: A Statistical Report 1904-1940

Public Use of the National Parks: A Statistical Report 1941-1953

Public Use of the National Parks: A Statistical Report 1954-1964

Public Use of the National Parks: A Statistical Report 1960-1970

Public Use of the National Park System: Calendar Year Report 1976

Public Use of the National Park System 1872-2000 (1968)

Quotes (Conservation, Parks and Natural Beauty): National Park Service 50th Anniversary, 1916-1966 (1966)

Recommended and Supplemental Readings on the National Park Service: Its History and Mission Orientation to National Park Service Operations (Bruce Craig, September 1985)

Statistical Abstract, National Park Service, 1995 (1995)

That The Past Shall Live... the history program of the National Park Service (1967)

The American Civic Association's movement for a Bureau of National Parks. President Taft on a National Parks Bureau; address on ... December 13, 1911. The need for a Bureau of National Parks (1911?)

The National Park Service: A Brief History (Barry Mackintosh, 1999)

The National Park Service : its history, activities and organization (1922)

The national parks for all the people, and Perhaps our greatest national park (the Greater Sequoia): two addresses (Enos Mills, 1917)

The United States Park Police: A History (Barry Mackintosh, 1989)

Travel and the National Parks: An Economic Study (Ernest W. Swanson, 1969)

Visitor Fees in the National Park System: A Legislative and Administrative History (Barry Mackintosh, 1983)

Women in the National Park Service (undated)


National Wild and Scenic River Studies

National Wild and Scenic Rivers System Map (December 1990)


Allegheny River Study (Michael O'Brien, September 5, 1980)

A Proposal: Au Sable River, Wild and Scenic River Final Study Report & Environmental Impact Statement (undated)

Wild Rivers Study for the Big Fork River, Minnesota (William A. Byers, John H. Eichstedt, Donald M. Spaulding and Robert A. Uppgren, September 1963)

Big Hole, Montana (1963)

Proposed Inclusion of Gasconade and Big Piney Rivers Into The National Wild and Scenic Rivers System, Draft Environmental Statement (undated)

Birch River Draft Wild and Scenic River Study and Draft Environmental Statement, West Virginia (July 1982)

Birch River Wild and Scenic River Study, West Virginia (August 1983)

Black River, Michigan (undated)

The Black River, North Carolina and South Carolina, A Recommendation for Study As a Section 5(d) River Under Public Law 90-542 (August 1971)

Blackfoot, Montana (1963)

Blue River, Indiana (1963)

Bruneau Wild & Scenic River Study (February 1974)

Buffalo River, Tennesse Wild and Scenic River Study (1979)

The Chipola River, Florida (August 1971)

Clearwater River, Idaho (Middle Fork, Lochsa, and Selway Tributaries): Proposed National System of Wild Rivers (April 1965)

Colorado and Lower Dolores Rivers, Draft Wild and Scenic River Study/Draft Environmental Statement (February 1979)

Dolores River, Colorado — The River of Sorrows (BLM, undated)

Farmington Wild and Scenic River Study (May 1995)

Fish Creek, East Branch Wild and Scenic River Study, New York (November 1982)

Gasconade River, Missouri Wild and Scenic River Study (June 1975)

Gila River: Preliminary Wild River Study (1963)

Green and Yampa Rivers Wild and Scenic River Study, Environmental Statement (July 1980)

Greenbrier Wild & Scenic River Study, Draft Environmental Impact Statement and Study Report, West Virginia (1963)

Guadalupe River, Texas: Wild River Study (Headwaters to Canyon Reservoir) (September 1963)

Gunnison River Wild and Scenic River Study (September 1979)

Henry's Fork of the Snake River, Idaho (1963)

Hoh River (1963)

A Proposal: Illinois Wild and Scenic River (1974)

Proposal to Include the Imnaha River in Section 5(d) Category Under the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act, Oregon (undated)

James River, Virginia (September 13, 1963)

John Day River Wild and Scenic River Study (Final, September 1979)

Kanektok River Wild and Scenic River Study (Final) (August 1984)

Kettle River, Minnesota (undated)

Kisaralik River Wild and Scenic River Study (Final) (September 1984)

Koyuk River Wild and Scenic River Study (Final) (August 1984)

Little Beaver Creek: A Wild and Scenic River Study, Ohio and Pennsylvania (August 1974)

Little Fork River, Minnesota (undated)

Little Miami River: A Wild and Scenic River Study, Ohio (undated)

Little Muskingum, Ohio (undated)

Wild Rivers Study for the Little Wabash River in Illinois (September 1963)

The Lower Allegheny River Study (April 1973)

Special Area Studies: Lower Colorado River, California-Arizona-Nevada (1963-1967)

Lower Sheenjek River, Alaska: Final Wild and Scenic River Study and Legislative Environmental Impact Statement (September 1999)

The Lower Wisconsin: A Wild and Scenic River Study, Wisconsin (January 1979)

Loxahatchee River, Florida (undated)

Lumber River, 2(a)(ii) Wild & Scenic River Study Report (January 1998)

Madison, Montana (1963)

The Maumee River: A Wild and Scenic River Study, Ohio (Final Draft, June 1974)

Melozitna River Wild and Scenic River Study (Final) (October 1982)

Methow River (1963)

Proposal to Include the Minam River in Section 5(d) Category Under the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act, Oregon (undated)

Missouri River, Gavins Point to Ponca State Park (August 1971)

Nolichucky River Wild and Scenic River Study, North Carolina/Tennessee (Draft, January 1980)

Ogeechee River, Georgia: Final Wild and Scenic River Study (May 1984)

Owyhee Wild & Scenic River Study: Final Report-Environmental Statement (March 1979)

Penobscot Wild and Scenic River Study (July 1976)

Porcupine River Wild and Scenic River Study (Final) (September 1984)

Pemigewasset Wild and Scenic River Study, Final Report (June 1977)

Pine Creek: A Wild and Scenic River Study, Pennsylvania (Final Report, August 1978)

Presque Isle River, Michigan (undated)

Queets River (1963)

Racoon River, Iowa (undated)

Sacramento River, California (1963)

St. Joe River, Idaho (1963)

Salt River (1963)

San Juan River, Utah: Wild River Study (Four-Corners to Confluence with Lake Powell) (August 1963)

The Shepaug in Connecticut: A Wild and Scenic River Study (Final Report, August 1979)

Skagit River (1963)

Squirrel River Wild and Scenic River Study (Final) (June 1984)

Proposal to Include the Middle Snake River in Section 5(d) Category Under the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act, Oregon (undated)

Sweetwater Wild and Scenic River Study Report (Draft, March 1978)

Teton River, Idaho and Wyoming (1963)

Tidal Delaware River Reconnaissance Survey (2013)

Upper Iowa River, Iowa (1963)

Upper Merrimack Wild and Scenic River Study (Draft Report, January 1999)

Wallowa River, 2(a)(ii) Wild & Scenic River Study Report (August 1995)

Wapsipinicon River, Iowa (1963)

Wekiva River, Seminole Creek and Rock Springs, Florida (undated)

Yellowstone, Montana (1963)


Notable Persons/NPS Employees/Volunteers

"Boss" Pinkley's Ruminations (Frank "Boss" Pinkley, 1957)

Chief Historians of the National Park Service

Directors of the National Park Service

Directory, National Park Service (January 1947)

Oral History Interview with Mr. Vern Chatelain (Herb Evison, 1980)

Enigmatic Icon: The Life and Times of Harry Yount (William R. Supernaugh, ©Wyoming State Historical Society, 1998)

Guidelines for Transactions Between Nonprofit Conservation Organizations and Federal Agencies (Federal Register, Vol. 48 No. 155, Wednesday, August 10, 1983)

Historic Listing of National Park Service Officials (Hillary A. Tolson, Howard W. Baker and Harold P. Danz, May 1, 1986)

Historic Listings of National Park Service Officials (Hillary A. Tolson, Howard W. Baker and Harold P. Danz, 1991)

Key Components of Creating A Volunteer Program (American Hiking Society and Mayes Wilson & Associates, LLC, June 2006)

Making Friends: An Introduction to Building National Park Service Friends Groups (Mary Hanson and Roger Knowlton, March 2008)

Muriel 'Miki' Crespi: National Park Service Chief Ethnographer (Curriculum Vitae) (c2003)

Parks, Politics, and the People (Conrad L. Wirth, ©University of Oklahoma Press, 1980)

Parks and redwoods, 1919-1971 (Newton B. Drury): oral history transcript / and related material, 1959-1972 (Vol. 1) (1972)

Parks and redwoods, 1919-1971 (Newton B. Drury): oral history transcript / and related material, 1959-1972 (Vol. 2) (1972)

Oral History Interview with George B. Hartzog, Jr. (Janet A. McDonnell, 2007)

Oral History Interview with Roger G. Kennedy (Janet A. McDonnell, 2005)

Oral History Interview of Robert Utley (S. Herbert Evison, May 17, 1973)

Oral History Interview with Robert G. Stanton, Director of the National Park Service 1997-2001 (2005)

Persons of the Month

Isabelle Story
Frank "Boss" Pinkley
John "Mac" McLaughlin
Alan Hogenauer
Ed Hummel
Robert M. Linn
Harry Yount
Cheryl Brown Henderson
Jesse L. Nusbaum
Newton B. Drury
Lee Nelson
Roland "Ro" Wauer
Robert Sterling Yard
Clare Marie Hodges
Preston P. Macy
Adolph Murie
George "Doc" Ruhle
Carsten Lien
Stan Abbott
Ronald F. Lee
Ted Sudia
Ansel F. Hall
Herma Albertson Baggley
Roy E. Appleman
Gilbert Stanley Underwood
A. Starker Leopold
John F. Lacey
J. Horace McFarland
Capt. Charles Young
Roger Toll
Thomas Vint
Conrad L. Wirth
Olaus J. Murie
John D. Rockefeller, Jr.
Frank Kowski
Dr. Harold Bryant
Roy Appleman
Freeman Tilden
George Wright
Frank "Boss" Pinkley
Polly Dyer

Robin Winks on the Evolution and Meaning of the Organic Act (Robin W. Winks, The George Wright Forum, Vol. 24 No. 3, 2007)

Mission Statements: Where We Need to Go—Lessons from Septima Clark (Dwight T. Pitcaithley, The George Wright Forum, Vol. 20 No. 3, 2003)

George Melendez Wright and the National Park Idea (Dayton Duncan, The George Wright Forum, Vol. 26 No. 1, 2009)

Theodore Roosevelt and the National Park System (Robert W. Righter)

My Trips with Harold Ickes: Reminiscences of a Preservation Pioneer (Horace M. Albright)

Volunteers in the Parks: Getting The Most Out of Your Park's Volunteer Program (September 1982)


Planning Studies

Georgia O'Keeffe: Study of Alternatives/Environmental Assessment (May 1992)

Guiding Principles of Sustainable Design (1993)

Hoopa-Yurok Fisheries Suit Historic Resource Study (Edwin C. Bearss, 1989)

Master Plans: A Manual of Standard Practice For Use In The National Park Service (1941)

National Park System Plan: One Hundred Years (2017)

Nationwide Planning for Nonurban Recreation Ressources: A Prospectus (Conrad L. Wirth, November 1959)

Park Planning Program Standards (August 9, 2004)

PEPC Planning, Environment & Public Comment (NPS document search)

Public Involvement in Planning (August 1978)

Starved Rock in the History of Illinois (1937)

The National Park Service: Responding to the September 11 Terrorist Attacks (Janet A. McDonnell, 2005)

The State of Planning in the National Park Service: A Taskforce Report Draft (April 1991)


Special Resource Studies

Alexander Hamilton Estate Grange and Other Sites Special Resource Study Handout (undated)

Alexander Hamilton Estate Grange and Other Sites Special Resource Study Update (October 2009)

Battle of Camden Special Resource Study Newsletter #1 (December 2010)

Battle of Camden and Historic Camden Special Resource Study (September 2015)

Battle of Franklin Sites, Williamson County, Tennessee Special Resoure Study (undated)

Battle of Matewan Special Resource Study Handout (Winter 2011)

Blackstone River Valley Special Resource Study Information Bulletin (Fall 2009)

Blackstone River Valley Special Resource Study Newsletter #1 (June 2010)

Blackstone River Valley Special Resource Study (2011)

Buffalo Soldiers Bibliography (undated)

Buffalo Soldiers Study Handout (June 2016)

Butterfield Overland National Historic Trail Special Resource Study/Environmental Assessment Trail Study News (January 2012)

Butterfield Overland Trail Special Resource Study/Environmental Assessment Scoping Report (September 2012)

Butterfield Overland Trail Special Resource Study Press Relese — Termination of Environmental Assessment (December 7, 2016)

Butterfield Overland National Historic Trail Map (c2012)

Butterfield Overland National Historic Trail Maps: ArizonaArkansasCalifornia-NorthCalifornia-CentralCalifornia-SouthMissouriNew MexicoTexas-EastTexas-WestTexas & Oklahoma (c2012)

Castle Nugent Farms, St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands Special Resource Study and Environmental Assessment (Draft, July 2010)

Carter G. Woodson Home Special Resource Study (Draft, January 2001)

Special Resource Study, Cedar Valley, Iowa (1995)

Cesar Chavez Special Resource Study Newsletter #1 (Spring 2011)

Cesar Chavez Fact Sheet (2010)

Cesar Chavez Special Resource Study and Environmental Assessment (March 2012)

Special Resource Study, Chain Forge Machinery in Building 105, Boston National Historical Park, Charlestown Navy Yard (July 2014)

Charlestown Navy Yard, Chain Forge (Smithery) (Building 105) Historic American Engineering Record (HAER) No. MA-90-3 (c2014)

Chesapeake Bay Special Resource Study and Environmental Impact Statement (Final, 2004)

The Cliff Walk: A Special Resource Study (July 1989)

Coltsville Special Resource Study (November 2009)

National D-Day Memorial Special Resource Study Handout (Winter 2011)

National D-Day Memorial Special Resource Study, Bedford, Virginia (April 2014)

Delaware National Coastal Special Resource Study and Environmental Assessment (November 2008)

The Erie Canalway: A Special Resource Study of the New York State Canal System (1998)

Flushing Remonstrance Special Resource Study Handout (undated)

Fort Hunter Liggett Special Resource Study (Final, 2006)

Fort King National Historic Landmark, Ocala, Florida Special Resource Study and Final Environmental Impact Statement (2006)

Fort San Gerónimo Special Resource Study Handout (August 2010)

Fort San Gerónimo Special Resource Study Newsletter #1 (January 2011)

Fortin San Gerónimo del Boquerón Estudio de Recursos Especiales Boletin 1 (Enero 2011)

George W. Bush Childhood Home Reconnaissance Survey, Midland, Texas (undated)

Special Resource Study, Gloucester, Massachusetts (1994)

Goldfield, Nevada Reconnaissance Survey (May 2009)

Harriet Beecher Stowe House Special Resource Study, Brunswick, Maine (March 2016)

Harriet Tubman Special Resource Study Handout (undated)

Harriet Tubman Special Resource Study Update (July 2008)

Harriet Tubman Special Resource Study / Environmental Assessment (November 2008)

Harry S Truman Birthplace Special Resource Study Newsletter #1 (April 2010)

Harry S Truman Birthplace Special Resource Study, Lamar, Missouri (April 2011)

Honouliuli Special Resource Study Newsletter #1 (February/March 2011)

Honouliuli Special Resource Study Newsletter #2 (Spring 2014)

Honouliuli Special Resource Final Report Summary (Summer 2015)

Honouliuli Gulch and Associated Sites, Final Special Resource Study and Environmental Assessment (August 2015)

Special Resource Study of Little Rock Central High School (August 1998)

Low Country Gullah Culture Special Resource Study and Final Environmental Impact Statement (July 2005)

Lower Mississippi Special Resource Study Newsletter #1 (May 2016)

Manhattan Project Sites Special Resources Study — Washington Newsletter #1 (February 2006)

Manhattan Project Sites Special Resources Study — Tennessee Newsletter #2 (February 2006)

Manhattan Project Sites Special Resources Study — Ohio Newsletter #3 (February 2006)

Manhattan Project Sites Special Resources Study — New Mexico Newsletter #1 (May 2006)

Manhattan Project Sites Special Resources Study Newsletter #2 (September 2006)

Manhattan Project Sites Special Resources Study Newsletter #3 (September 2009)

Manhattan Project Sites Special Resources Study Summary of Conclusions (undated)

Manhattan Project Sites Draft Special Resource Study/Environmental Assessment (November 2009)

Manhattan Project Sites FONSI Special Resource Study/Environmental Assessment (September 2010)

Miami Circle Special Resource Study (November 2007)

Mill Springs Battlefield Special Resource Study Newsletter (Winter 2016)

Mimbres Culture Reconnaissance Report (April 1988)

Minuteman Missile Sites, Ellsworth Air Force Base, South Dakota: Special Resource Study — Management Alternatives — Environmental Assessment (1995)

Cultural Resource Survey for the Terrestrial Portion of the Reservoir Loop Project, Madison and Rankin Counties, Mississippi (November 21, 2011)

Special Resource Study for New Bedford, Massachusetts (undated)

The New Philadelphia Townsite Special Resource Study Newsletter (April 2016)

New Philadelphia Townsite Public Scoping Report (2016)

New Philadelphia Townsite Reconnaissance Survey, Barry, Illinois (January 2012)

Newtonia Battlefields Special Resource Survey Newsletter #1 (July 2010)

Newtonia Battlefields Special Resource Study, Newtonia, Missouri (January 2013)

The Northern Frontier: Special Resource Study (2002)

The Ohio and Erie Canal Corridor Study: A Route to Prosperity - Special Resource Study (August 1993)

Big Spring Historic District, Ozark National Scenic Riverways, Cultural Landscape Report and Environmental Assessment (December 13, 2016)

Great Falls Historic District, Paterson, New Jersey Special Resource Study (November 2006)

Pennsylvania and Ohio Canal Reconnaissance Report (Frank Barnes and Andrew G. Feil, August 1962)

A Special History Study: Pennsylvania Railroad Shops and Works (1989)

President Lincoln and Soldiers' Home National Monument: Special Resource Study (2003)

Prison Ship Martyrs' Monument Special Resource Study (2016)

Pullman Historic District Reconnaissance Survey, Chicago, Illinois (July 2013)

Legislation (H.R. 146), River Raisin National Battlefield Park (2009)

River Raisin Battlefield Special Resource Study Newsletter #1 (September 2008)

River Raisin National Battlefield Park Study and Boundary Assessment (November 2009)

ROTA Special Resource Study Newsletter #1 (Winter 2007)

San Gabriel Watershed and Mountains Special Resource Study, National Park Service Roles in Urban Areas — Case Studies (February 2006)

Estudio Especial de Recursos de la Cuenca y Montañas de San Gabriel, El papel del Servicio de Parques Nacionales en Áreas Urbanas — Estudios (Febrero 2006)

San Gabriel Watershed and Mountains Special Resource Study Newsletter #3 (February 2006)

Estudio Especial de Recursos de la Cuenca y Montañas de San Gabriel Boletin 3 (Febrero 2006)

San Gabriel Watershed and Mountains Special Resource Study Newsletter #4 (August 2009)

Estudio Especial de Recursos de la Cuenca y Montañas de San Gabriel Boletin 4 (Agosto 2009)

San Gabriel Watershed and Mountains Special Resource Study Newsletter #5 (September 2011)

Estudio Especial de Recursos de la Cuenca y Montañas de San Gabriel Boletin 5 (Septiembre 2011)

San Gabriel Watershed and Mountains Special Resource Study and Environmental Assessment (Draft, September 2011)

San Luis Valley and Central Sangre de Cristo Mountains Reconnaissance Survey Report (Working Draft, December 2011)

Rim of the Valley Corridor Special Resource Study Newsletter #1 (Summer 2010)

Estudio Especial de Recursos del Rim of the Valley Corridor Boletin #1 (Verano 2010)

Rim of the Valley Corridor Special Resource Study Newsletter #2: Summary of Scoping Comments (Summer 2011)

Estudio Especial de Recursos del Rim of the Valley Corridor Boletin #2: Resumen de Comentarios Recibidos (Verano 2010)

Rim of the Valley Corridor Special Resource Study Newsletter #3: Preliminary Findings & Alternative Concepts (Fall 2012)

Estudio Especial de Recursos del Rim of the Valley Corridor Boletin #3: Resultados Preliminares & Conceptos Alternativos (Otoñ 2012)

Rim of the Valley Corridor Special Resource Study Newsletter #4 (Spring 2015)

Rim of the Valley Corridor Special Resource Study: Final Summary (February 2016)

Rim of the Valley Corridor Draft Special Resource Study and Environmental Assessment (April 2015)

Sewall-Belmont House Feasibility Study of Potential Operating Models Under NPS Stewardship, Washington, D.C. (June 2015)

Shepherdstown Battlefield Special Resource Study, West Virginia and Maryland Newsletter #1 (February 2012)

Shepherdstown Battlefield Special Resource Study/Boundary Study/Environmental Assessment Newsletter #2 (2014)

Shepherdstown Battlefield Special Resource Study/Boundary Study/Environmental Assessment, West Virginia and Maryland (August 2014)

Shepherdstown Battlefield Special Resource Study Public Scoping Summary Report (April 6, 2012)

Corinth Unit Special Resource Study Shiloh NMP (2003)

Soldiers' Memorial Military Museum Special Resource Study, St. Louis, Missouri (June 2012)

Space Shuttle Columbia Memorial Special Resource Study Newsletter #1 (February 2011)

Space Shuttle Columbia Memorial Special Resource Study (October 2014)

Ste. Genevieve Final Special Resource Study and Environmental Assessment, Missouri (May 2016)

Stonewall Reconnaissance Survey, New York, NY (February 2016)

Susan B. Anthony House Special Resource Reconnaissance Study (September 2001)

Tidal Delaware River Reconnaissance Survey (2013)

Moton Field/Tuskegee Airmen NHS Special Resource Study (October 1998)

U.S. Weather Bureau Station Hatteras, North Carolina, Special Resource Study (Douglas Stover, 2007)

Virginia Key Beach Park Special Resource Study Newsletter Update (Fall 2005)

Virginia Key Beach Park Special Resource Study News (June 2008)

Virginia Key Beach Park Special Resource Study Report to Congress (September 2008)

Waco Mammoth Site Special Resource Study Newsletter #1 (March 2006)

Waco Mammoth Site Special Resource Study Newsletter #2 (August 2007)

Waco Mammoth Site Special Resource Study / Environmental Assessment (2008)

Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route Special Resource Study & Environmental Assessment (October 2006)

West Hunter Street Baptist Church Special Resource Study Newsletter (January 2017)

Wolf House Special Resource Study Newsletter #1 (April 2010)

Wolf House Special Resource Study, Norfork, Arkansas (April 2014)

Special Resource Study: Z-Bar (Spring Hill) Ranch (1991)


Proposed Parks

History of Legislation Relating to The National Park System Through the 82d Congress (Edmund B. Rogers, 1958)

Memorandum for Director Albright covering program of investigation of national parks and monument projects (Arno B. Cammerer, August 8, 1930)

Memorandum: National Military Battlefield Parks (Roger W. Toll, 1932)


Proposed Alabama Hills National Monument, CA (Charles S. Watsen, Jr., 1962)

Alamogordo National Recreation Area, NM (Walter S. Harwood, 1941)

Albert Einstein National Memorial, DC (1962)

American Flag Monument on Goat Island, CA (1937)

American Legion Memorial Park, Chiricahua Mountains: Proposed Park, AZ (1923-1924)

Anastasia Island National Monument, Florida (1940)

New Areas Studies: Antelope Hills, N.D., Evaluation as a Potential Prairie National Park (H. Raymond Gregg, September 1968)

Apache Indian Ruins, AZ: Proposed National Monuments (1931)

Report on Possible Locations for Proposed National Beach Park - Florida: Appalachicola (1934)

Apple Creek Unit, Outdoor Recreation Report, Burleigh County, North Dakota (August 1978)

Proposed Archaeological National Monument, New Mexico (Roger W. Toll, 1933)

Archeological Cave National Monument, Ariz.: Proposed Area (1933)

Arizona National Park - Apache Trail, AZ (Roger W. Toll, March 23, 1932)

Atlas Peak, CA (1962)

Banner Mountain National Monument, CA (1969)

Proposed Barnegat National Seashore Recreation Area, New Jersey (1930s)

Barton Creek Greenway, TX (1991-1992)

Battle of Long Island National Military Park, New York (1955)

Bauman Garden, CA (1939)

Beaver Creek National Park, Montana (1929-1934)

Area Investigation Report on Benedict Arnold Scenic Road, Maine (Hugh Gurney, Wallace Johnson and Richard Wittpenn, March 1965)

Benicia Arsenal National Monument, CA (1965)

A Report of Consideration For Converting Bentsen Rio Grande Valley State Park to National Park Status (Milton J. McColm, June 1949)

Proposed National Monument at Bentonville Battlefield, NC incl. Castle Pinckney, Charleston Harbor, South Carolina; Report on An Investigation of Several Houses in Wilmington, North Carolina; Frederica; Report on Various Fortifications on the Gulf Coast; Old Ebenezer (1935-1936)

Bernheimer Estate National Park, CA (1939)

Big Basin Redwoods, CA (1961)

Big Bear Lake National Park, CA (1962)

Big Bend Hot Springs, CA (1940)

Bilby Triangulation Tower National Monument, KS (1966)

Biscayne Key National Seashore, Florida (1940)

Blue Hole National Park, Ohio: Proposed (1938)

Blue Range National Monument, AZ (1939)

Bodega Head, CA (1962-1963)

Bogue Island National Seashore, NC (undated)

Bolton Hall, CA (1964)

Boyden Caves National Monument: Proposed, CA (1932)

The Breakers National Monument, RI (1946-1955)

Buckeye Creek CanyonNational Monument, CA (1947)

Burning Rocks National Monument, Calif.: Proposed (1936)

Burr Memorial Park, NY (1947)

Study of National Seashore Recreational Area: Butano-Gazos, California (Conrad L. Wirth, 1935)

Notes on Cactus Forest Area Which Begins Five Miles East of Florence, Arizona, On the Improved Ray Road (Robert H. Rose, July 26, 1932)

Cahuenga Pass National Historic Site, CA (1960-1961)

A Report on National Beach Parks Proposed for the State of California (Emerson Knight, 1934)

California Caverns, CA (1938)

California Condor National Monument, CA (1964-1965)

California Mining Sites: Bodie, Coloma, Columbia, New Almaden, San Francisco Mint (1965)

California Zephyr National Monument, CA (1967-1968)

Camden Mountains National Park, Maine: Proposed Area (1934)

Camp Pendelton National Seashore, CA (1937-1961)

Carrizo Gorge National Park, CA (1955)

Carson Home National Historic Site, CA (undated)

Casa Malpais National Historic Park (1991)

Catawba: Proposed Beach Parks, Great Lakes (1935-1936)

Chester A. Arthur Sites, Vermont and New York (S. Sydney Bradford, August 7, 1964)

Chatham Square National Historic Site, NY (1952)

Chico Oak, CA (1961)

Chico Canyon National Park, CA (1957)

Chilcoot: Proposed National Park, AK (1934)

Chisholm Trail, TX (c1974)

Chupadero National Monument, New Mexico: Proposed (1911)

Coachella Valley National Monument, CA (1965)

Cocumcussoc, Rhode Island (1948-1950)

Cole Pioneer Farm House National Historical Site, OH (1947)

Colorado National Riverway, CO (July 18, 1963)

Comstock Lode National Monument, NV: Proposed (1939)

Proposed Concordia National Monument, CA (1970-1971)

Constellation National Historic Site, MD (1967)

Coral Reefs National Monument, Florida (c1965)

Coso Hot Springs (1939)

Coyote Hills, CA (1963)

New Area Study-Master Plan, Proposed Cultural Coal Park (August 1972)

Dana Ranch, CA (1937)

Daniel Boone National Park, North Carolina (Roger W. Toll, 1932)

Deadman Creek National Monument, CA (1953)

Del Mar Ranch, CA (1962)

A Proposal: Delaware National Coastal Heritage Park (undated)

Dinosaur Canyon National Monument, Arizona (Roger W. Toll, 1934-1936)

Dismal Swamp National Park, North Carolina and Virginia (Roger W. Toll, 1934)

Dr. Hubert Eaton National Memorial, CA (1965)

Drum Barracks National Historic Site, CA (1965-1967)

Report on the Pictographs of Dry Fork Utah to Arno B. Cammerer (Roger W. Toll, December 23, 1933)

Dumont Dunes National Park, CA (1961)

Edgemont Archeology National Monument, South Dakota: Proposed (1932-1939)

Eldorado Stage Coach NHS, CA (1965)

Ella Jones National Shrine, CA (1960)

Escalante Way—An Opportunity for the National Park Service (Herbert E. Boulton, extract from American Planning and Civic Annual, 1939)

Recreation Potential of Essex County, Vermont: Phase I (August 1962)

Father Pierre Gibault Monument, Illinois (1939-1940)

Feather River: Proposed National Park (1931-1947)

F.D.R. Living Memorial, Warm Springs, Georgia (1980)

First Thanksgiving Day National Monument, MA (1939)

Flat Top Mountain National Monument, Wyoming (1931)

Fort Beauharnois National Monument, MN (1934)

Fort Cady National Park, California (1966)

Fort Hall National Monument, Idaho (Roger W. Toll, 1934-1935)

Fort Garland National Monument, Colorado (Roger W. Toll, 1931-1945)

Fort Jones, California (1960)

Fort Picolata/Fountain of Youth National Monument, Florida (undated)

Fort Richardson, TX (1965)

Fort St. Charles National Monument, MN (1909-1937)

Fort (St.) Frederic National Historic Site, Crown Point, New York (1947)

Fort Wright: Proposed National Monument, WA (1962)

Fountain of Youth/Landing of Ponce de Leon National Monument, Florida (1931-1935)

Frances Slocum National Monument, IN (1962)

Franklin D. Roosevelt Parkway, New York: Proposed (1939-1945)

General Montgomery National Park, AL: Proposed Parks (1935)

General Peter Gabriel Muhlenberg Monument, VA (1938)

George Meany, Inventory of Sites, Florida and New York (February 1982)

A Report on a Historic and Scenic Road along the Potomac River, Mount Vernon to George Washington Birthplace National Monument (undated)

George Washington Memorial National Park, NY (1931)

Giant Pictographs National Monument, CA (1933)

Giant Pictographs & Mystic Maze National Monuments, CA (Jeff Ohlfs, extract from Twentynine Palms Historical Society Old Schoolhouse Journal, Winter 2010)

Gopherwood National Monument, Florida (1934-1935)

Great Canyonlands National Monument: An Opportunity, A Legacy (Grand Canyon Trust, 2014)

Greenville Treaty National Historic Site, OH (1936)

Greystone National Monument, California (1963)

Guernsey Lake National Reservation, Wyoming (Roger W. Toll, 1932)

Preliminary Study Gulf Hammock, Florida (Carl P. Schreiber, 1959)

"Hanging Lake", CO: Proposed National Monuments (1907)

Hardwood and Hemlock: Proposed National Park, PA (1931)

Harriman National Park, AK: Proposed Parks (January 23, 1933)

Hieroglyphic Canyon National Monument, California (1940)

Hobak National Park, Wyoming (1931)

Honcharenko, California (1962)

Hooker Hammock National Park, Florida: Proposed (1929-1936)

Horse Flat Reservoir National Recreation Area, Idaho (undated)

Hot Mineral Spring National Recreation Area, California (1958-1962)

Special Report: Areas Visited in Mexico, New Mexico and Arizona During October, 1935 incl. proposed Big Hatchets, Espuelas Mountains, Houserock Valley, Kofa Mountains and Arizona Palm NM (M.S. Johnson and W.B. McDougall, November 9, 1935)

Proposed Hualapai National Monument, Maps (1968)

Huntington Beach National Seashore, California (1971)

Ice House and Union Valley National Recreation Areas, California (1961)

Indian Burial Grounds National Monument: Proposed Monument (1934-1935)

Indian Wars National Monument, CO (Roger W. Toll, 1936)

Indian Wars National Monument, MT (Roger W. Toll, 1933-1936)

Reconnaissance Survey for an Inter-American Highway Through the State of Texas (Harry T. Thompson, 1940)

Iowa River Study: a study of the recreation potential of the iowa river from alden to union (Richard E. Gardner, 1969)

Irvington Fossil Deposits, CA (1957)

Jacksonville Beach to Vilano Beach National Seashore, Florida (undated)

Investigation of a Proposed Japanese Memorial Area at Rohwer, Desha County, Arkansas (H. Raymond Gregg, June 1961)

Jedediah Smith National Historic Trail, California (1968)

John Bidwell Home, California (1962)

John F. Kennedy Memorial Park, California (1966)

John F. Kennedy National Park, California (1968-1969)

John F. Kennedy National Parkway, California (1964)

John Muir Memorial Forest, WI (1938)

Special Report: The Joshua Tree Area South of Kingman, Arizona (W.B. McDougall, 1939)

Kentucky Lincoln National Heritage Area Feasibility Study (September 2014)

Kern River Hot Springs National Park, CA (1939)

Proposed Kill Devil Hill Seashore Recreational Area, North Carolina (undated)

Preliminary Study Kissimmee Prairie National Monument, Florida (Carl P. Schreiber, June 1959)

Lafayette Building, SC (1949-1956)>

Preliminary Report on Laguna Hills Fossil Deposits, Fullerton County, California (James E. Cole, 1965)

Lake Berryessa National Recreation Area, California (1955)

Lake Elsinore National Recreation Area, California (1936)

Lake Isabella National Recreation Area, California (1962)

Special Report: The Lake Region of Northern Minnesota (W.B. McDougall, September 20, 1937)

"Las Palomas" Hot Springs National Monument, NM (1912-1921)

Lewis & Clark National Parkway, Idaho: Proposed (1941-1947)

A Proposed Lewis and Clark National Wilderness Waterway (February 1962, rev. October 1962)

Lime Creek, AZ: Proposed National Monuments (1932)

Limestone Cavern National Monument, NM: Proposed (Roger W. Toll, 1934)

Little Beaver Creek, Ohio (1962-1965)

The Lower Colorado River Valley Parkway: A Report to the Congress of the United States (February 1969)

Lupton National Monument, California (1963)

Lusk Creek, Illinois (undated)

Luther Burbank Home and Gardens National Historic Site, California (1959-1960)

Lytle Creek Canyon National Park, California (1961)

Malibu Beach National Seashore, California (1941)

Prospectus for a Mancos Canyon Indian Park, CO (1989)

Mable Mountain National Park, California (1960)

Maple Canyon National Monument, Utah (1929-1932)

Master Plan for the Preservation and Use of Marco National Seashore, Florida (James W. Stewart, February 28, 1962)

Martello Tower Reservations: Proposed National Monument (1938-1940)

Mastodon/"Fosilferous Remains" National Monument, New Mexico: Proposed (1921-1928)

Study of a National Seashore Recreational Area: Mattole-Humboldt, California (Conrad L. Wirth, undated)

Medicine Bow Range National Park, Wyoming: Proposed (1932-1942)

Mendocino City National Historic Site, California (1958)

Menominee National Park, Wisconsin (Roger W. Toll, 1932)

Mescalero National Park, New Mexico (Roger W. Toll, 1932)

Mill Creek National Park, California (1961)

Proposed Missouri Breaks National River, Montana (1971)

Mono Lake National Monument, California (1962)

Montgomery Block National Historic Site, California (1958)

Moraine National Park, Wisconsin (1958)

Morro Rock National Monument, California (1962-1965)

The Mother Lode Country, California: A Reconnaissance Study to Assess Needs and Opportunities for National Park Service Participation in Historical Preservation Efforts (John A. Hussey, December 1966)

Mother Lode Country National Historical Park, California (1965-1967)

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina: Proposed (undated)

Mystic Maze National Monument, California (Roger W. Toll, 1916-1933)

Napa Valley National Vineyard, California (1965-1966)

National Constitution Monument, CA (1959)

National Sage Brush Park, California (1967)

National Wildflower Sanctuary, California (1963)

Navajo Country, AZ-UT (Roger W. Toll, April 28, 1931)

Needles National Recreation Area, California (1960-1961)

New England National Parkway, PA (1935-1941)

New Smyrna National Monument, Florida: Proposed (1934-1935)

Nigger Slough Monument, CA (1939)

Northeastern Vermont National Recreation Area, VT (1962)

Northwest-Southeast National Parkway (extract from Moab Times Independent, August 1, 1946)

Ocean Air Tower National Monument, California (1963-1964)

Old Ebenezer, Georgia (James W. Holand, October 17, 1936-1937)

Old Fort Yuma Prison National Monument, Arizona: Proposed Area (1933)

Old Lock Pump House, Chesapeake and Delaware Canal, Maryland (M.H. Nelligan, August 10, 1964)

Old Mulkey Meeting House National Monument, Kentucky: Proposed Area (1934)

Old Presbyterian Church National Monument, N.J.: Proposed Area (1934)

Old San Diego National Historic Site, California (1966)

Orange County Cemetery, California (1964)

Otay Mesa National Park, California (1965)

Owl Creek, WY (1935)

Scenic and Recreational Features of Northwestern Arkansas, Ozark National Park (Roger W. Toll, June 22, 1928)

Padre Dam National Historic Site, California (1962-1963)

Palm (Springs) Canyon National Monument, California (1933-1946)

Palmyra Island National Monument, Hawaii (1961)

Palos Verdes Cliffs National Park, California (1960)

Panama Canal: Proposed National Parks (1933)

Patton National Monument, California (1947)

Beach Parks, Florida: Proposed National Park - Pensacola (1935-1940)

Perched Rock National Monument, NY (1934)

Petrified Cocoanut Grove, California (1935)

Proposed Pine Forest National Monument, NC (Roger W. Toll, 1933)

Piute National Historical Park: Proposed (1930-1931)

Platina National Historic Site, California (1964)

Point Dume National Park, California (1938)

Suggested International Park at Point Roberts, Washington (1964-1965)

Ponce de Leon National Monument: Proposed (1926-1933)

Port Gibson Battlefield, MS (1934)

Port Orford Cedar: Proposed National Monument, OR (April 1940)

Portsmouth: Proposed National Historical Parks, NH (1934)

Portsmouth Square National Monument, California (1958)

Proposed Potomac National River, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia (undated)

Poway Pictographs, California (1965)

Recreation Evaluation Powell Ranch, St. James, Missouri (December 1965)

Prairie National Parkway, KS (1964-1965)

Punto del Pinole, California (1966)

Rancho La Brea Asphalt Deposits, California (James E. Cole and Bennett T. Gale, July 1962)

Raton Mesa National Monument: A Proposal (undated)

Rawley Point on Lake Michigan, Report on Investigation of a Suggested Lake Shore Project, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin / Soil Survey of Manitowoc County, Wisconsin (1926-George Wheeler Scott, July 30, 1935)

Register Cliff National Monument, Wyoming (Roger W. Toll, 1932)

Proposed Red Rock Canyon National Monument, Kern County, California (Roger E. Toll, April 18, 1933)

Proposed Rehoboth and Assawoman Seashore Recreational Area, Delaware and Maryland (undated)

Reuel Colt Gridley National Monument, California (1961)

Rhinelander Washington Square National Historic Site, NY (1950)

Richard M. Nixon National Historic Site, California (1969)

Richardson Mineral Springs, California (1962)

Rio Grande National Park, Proposed (1912-1916)

Robert F. Kennedy National Park, California (1968)

Roosevelt Redwood, California (1963)

Roswell Caves National Monument, New Mexico: Proposed (Roger W. Toll, 1931-1935)

Sacajawea: Proposed National Monument, MT (1930)

St. Catherines National Seashore, Georgia: Proposed (undated)

Saint Francis of Assisi Statue, California (1965)

St. John's Bluff, Florida (1931)

Saint Nicholas Chapel National Shrine, California (1959)

Saint Stephens National Shrine, California (1962)

Salmon River National Recreation Area, California (1962)

Salton Basin National Monument: Proposed, California (Roger W. Toll, 1932)

Special Report on the Proposed National Historic Site of San Miguel del Vado (Aubrey Neasham, November 1940)

Sand Hills National Monument, California (Roger W. Toll, 1933)

Santa Susana Mountains, California (1965)

Sapelo Island National Seashore, Georgia: Proposed (undated)

Sebastian Inlet National Historic Site, Florida (1942)

Redwood Mountain Grove, California (1935)

Sharktooth Hill National Monument, California (1963)

Sharktooth Hill Reconnaissance Survey, California (July 1980)

Shawnee (Cattle) Trail, TX (c1974)

Shenandoah National River, VA (September 13, 1963)

Sierra National Recreation Area, California (1966)

Sierra Way/Sequoia National Parkway, California (1961-1964)

Silverado Canyon, California (1959)

Upper and Middle Snake River Basin, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, Nevada and Wyoming: Reconnaissance Report on Recreation Possibilities in Relation to Plans for Development of Water Resources (March 1960)

Snake River Canyon National Monument, Idaho-Oregon (undated)

Snowshoe Thompson National Park, California (1956-1957)

Sonoran Desert National Park, Arizona : A proposal, AZ (1965)

Sonoran Desert National Monument, AZ: Proposed, Map (undated)

Spa National Park, Nevada: Proposed / Inspector's Report on Proposed Spa National Park, Nevada (1931-1935)

Spanish War Memorial National Park/Spanish-American War Memorial (1934-1940)

Spirit of Freedom NM, CA (1962)

States-Red Mountain Coal Mine: Proposed National Monuments (1939)

Statue of Democracy National Monument, California (1950)

Statue of Justice National Monument, California (1955)

Statue of Uncle Sam National Monument, California (1961)

Steinhauer Grove, California (1943)

Stratobowl National Monument, SD (1962-1963)

Stubblefield Radio National Memorial, KY (1934)

Suisun Marshes, California (1964)

Sun Yat Sen National Monument, DC (1942)

Superior National Park, MN (1926-1934)

Sutter Buttes, California (1965)

Sycamore Park, California (1966)

Tecopa Hot Springs National Monument, California (1953)

Tempe Mound, AZ: Proposed National Monuments (1917-1918)

Theodore Roosevelt National Parkway, ND (1963)

Thomas A. Edison Birthplace, Milan, Ohio (S. Sydney Bradford, August 6, 1964)

Three Rivers Petroglyphs National Monument, NM (1960)

Tiburon Waterfront, California (1962)

Proposed Tombstone National Monument, Arizona (1934)

A Bill to provide for the establishment of a national monument at Travertine Bridge, Arizona (1941-1946)

Trinity Test Site, New Mexico: A Study of Alternatives (undated)

Tule Lake National Monument, California (1956-1960)

Proposed Upper Mississippi River National Park (Roger W. Toll, October 8, 1931)

USS Hartford, DC (1958)

Vanciel Cave, California (1938-1939)

Vero Beach National Seashore, Florida: Proposed (1934)

Virginia & Truckee Railway National Monument, NV (1949)

Virginia City National Monument, Nevada (1940)

Volcano, California (1966)

Volcano Mountain National Recreation Area, California (1965)

The Anthony Wayne Memorial Parkway Project in Ohio (1944)

Weedon Island National Seashore, Florida (1934)

Wells Fargo Station, California (1961)

The Proposed West Coast Skyline National Parkway (Wilsey & Ham, January 1960)

Western Trails, TX (c1974)

White Earth Creek Valley Proposed Park, ND: Proposed National Parks (1932)

Report on an Investigation of Several Historic Houses in Wilmington, North Carolina (Ralston B. Lattimore, 1935)

New Area Study of Significance, Suitability and Feasibility: Wilson Lake, Russell County, Kansas (July 1991)

Wolf Rim National Park, Wisconsin (1931)

Wounded Knee National Historic Site, North Dakota (1965)

Wyandotte Cave, IN (1965)

Yakima Canyon National Park, WA (1965)

Zuni-Cibola National Cultural Park, New Mexico Master Plan (c1977)


Publications: General

A Philatelic Portfolio of America's National Parks (Chester O. Harris and James A. Helzer, ©Unicover Corporation, 1972; electronic reproduction permission graciously granted by the Unicover Corporation—all rights reserved)

All In! Accessibility in the National Park Service, 2015-2020 (August 29, 2014)

Editing Reference Manual Denver Service Center (June 1997)

Filing Scheme of National Park Service (1953)

Gateway Opportunities: A Guide to Federal Programs for Rural Gateway Communities (Karen Steer and Nina Chambers, 1998)

List of National Park Publications (1912)

Miniature Portraits — Wildlife of our National Parks (c1940s)

National Park Service Careers (undated)

National Park Service Glossary of Commonly Used Terms (1960)

National Park Service Handbook for the Storage, Transportation, and Use of Explosives (1999)

National Park Service Publications for sale by Superintendent of Documents (1940)

National Park Service Sign Manual (1988)

Our Flag, 100th Congress, 2d Session H. Doc. 100—247 (1989)

Our Fourth Shore: Great Lakes Shoreline (1959)

Our Vanishing Shoreline A Report on Our Vanishing Shoreline by the United States Department of Interior National Park Service (1955)

Park Ranger Magazine: Issue 1, Issue 2, Issue 3 (digital editions with permissions from Technical Rescue Media Ltd., Web address contained in issues is invalid, production will resume in late 2017)

Parks for America (1964)

Preliminary Inventory of the Records of the National Park Service (Record Group 79)

Price List 35 — National Parks / Historic Sites / National Monuments (48th Edition, March 1972)

The National Parks: Index 2009-2011, Revised to Include the Actions of the 110th Congress ending January 3, 2009

The National Parks: Index 2012-2016, Revised to Include the Actions of the 114th Congress ending December 31, 2015


Recreation

A Study of a National Seashore Recreational Area (Conrad L. Wirth)

A Study of the Park and Recreation Problem of the United States (1941)

A Survey of the Recreational Resources of the Colorado River Basin (1946)

Congestion and Crowding in the National Park System Minnesota Agricultural Experiment Station Miscellaneous Publication 86-1996 (David W. Lime, ed., 1996)

Health, Recreation, and Our National Parks — Addressing the Role of National Parks to Promote and Provide Healthful Recreational Activities: An Outcome-Based Approach (National Park Service Advistory Board, March 2006)

Holiday and Vacation Planning Guide to the federal parks of the Southwest: Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas and the Navajo Reservation (1977)

Recreational Resources of the Alaska Highway and Other Roads in Alaska (1944)

Recreational Use of Land in the United States (1938)


Reports

Annual Reports of the Department of the Interior (as written by the following Secretaries of the Interior)
(Ethan A. Hitchcock, 1899-1907 — James R. Garfield, 1907-1909 — Richard A. Ballinger, 1909-1911 — Walter L. Fisher, 1911-1913 — Franklin K. Lane, 1913-1920)
1904190519061907190819091910191119121913191419151916

Report of the General Superintendent and Landscape Engineer of National Parks to the Secretary of the Interior (Mark Daniels, 1915)

Annual report of the superintendent of national parks to the secretary of the interior for the fiscal year ended June 30, 1916 (R.B. Marshall, 1916)

Progress in the Development of the National Parks (Stephen Mather, 1916)

Directors' Annual Reports
191719181919192019211921-19231924-19261929-19321942-19431946-19501952-195419551958-19631985

Government Accountability Office (GAO) Reports
Department of the Interior: Major Management Challenges GAO-11-424T (Mar 1, 2011)
Federal Fire Management: Limited Progress in Restarting the Prescribed Fire Program RCED-91-42 (Dec 5, 1990)
Federal Fire Management: Evaluation of Changes Made After Yellowstone T-RCED-90-84 (May 24, 1990)
National Park Service: Process Exists for Prioritizing Asset Maintenance Decisions, but Evaluation Could Improve Efforts GAO-17-136 (Dec 13, 2016)
National Park Service: Recreational Fee Demonstration Program Spending Priorities RCED-00-37R (Nov 18, 1999)
National Park Service: The Condition of Lodging Facilities Varies Among Selected Parks RCED-98-238: (Aug 6, 1998)
National Park Service: Activities Within Park Borders Have Caused Damage to Resources RCED-96-202 (Aug 23, 1996)
National Park Service: Activities Outside Park Borders Have Caused Damage to Resources and Will Likely Cause More RCED-94-59 (Jan 3, 1994)
National Park Service: Efforts to Identify and Manage the Maintenance Backlog RCED-98-143 (May 14, 1998)
Mining on National Park Service Lands--What Is at Stake? EMD-81-119 (Sep 24, 1981)
Mining on National Park Service Lands--What Is at Stake? Supplement EMD-81-119S (Dec 14, 1981)
National Parks: Difficult Choices Need to Be Made About the Future of the Parks RCED-95-238 (Aug 30, 1995)
Park Service: Need to Address Management Problems That Plague the Concessions Program RCED-00-70 (Mar 31, 2000.)
National Parks: Information on the Condition of Civil War Monuments at Selected Sites RCED-95-80FS (Feb 1, 1995)
Parks and Recreation: Park Service Managers Report Shortfalls in Maintenance Funding RCED-88-91BR (Mar 21, 1988)
Parks and Recreation: Limited Progress Made in Documenting and Mitigating Threats to the Parks RCED-87-36 (Feb 9, 1987)
Wildlife Management: Many Issues Unresolved in Yellowstone Bison-Cattle Brucellosis Conflict RCED-93-2 (Oct 21, 1992)
NPS and HCRS Recreation Technical Assistance Programs CED-79-68 (Apr 12, 1979)
National Park Service: Reexamination of Employee Housing Program Is Needed RCED-94-284 (Aug 30, 1994)
National Park Service: Maintenance Backlog Issues T-RCED-98-61 (Feb 4, 1998)
National Park Service: Employee Housing Issues T-RCED-98-35 (Oct 29, 1997)
National Park Service: Concession Reform Issues T-RCED-98-122 (Mar 12, 1998)
EEO at the National Park Service GGD-94-54R (Mar 3, 1994)
Review of National Park Service Concession Management (Sep 13, 1979)
National Park Foundation: Better Communication of Roles and Responsibilities Is Needed to Strengthen Partnership with the National Park Service GAO-04-541 (May 17, 2004)
National Park Service: Selected Visitor and Cost Data RCED-91-247FS (Sep 30, 1991)
National Park Service: Condition of and Need for Employee Housing RCED-93-192 (Sep 30, 1993)
The Maintenance Needs of the National Park Service T-RCED-88-27 (Mar 23, 1988)
Concession Operations in the National Parks--Improvements Needed in Administration RED-76-1 (Jul 21, 1975)
New Rules for Protecting Land in the National Park System--Consistent Compliance Needed RCED-86-16 (Oct 31, 1985)
Why the National Park Service's Appropriation Request Process Makes Congressional Oversight Difficult FGMSD-79-18 (Mar 1, 1979)
Better Management of National Park Concessions Can Improve Services Provided to the Public CED-80-102 (Jul 31, 1980)
National Park Service: Status of Agency Efforts to Address Its Maintenance Backlog GAO-03-992T (Jul 8, 2003)
National Park Service: Status of Efforts to Develop Better Deferred Maintenance Data GAO-02-568R (Apr 12, 2002)
National Park Service: Concerns About the Implementation of Its Employee Housing Policy T-RCED-99-119 (Mar 17, 1999)
National Park Service: Efforts to Link Resources to Results Suggest Insights for Other Agencies AIMD-98-113 (Apr 10, 1998)
National Park Service: Better Management and Broader Restructuring Efforts Are Needed T-RCED-95-101 (Feb 9, 1995)
Air Pollution: Regional Approaches Are Needed to Protect Visibility in National Parks and Wilderness Areas T-RCED-94-102 (Apr 29, 1994)
National Park Service Should Negotiate With States To Achieve Concurrent Jurisdiction (Feb 5, 1982)
Facilities in Many National Parks and Forests Do Not Meet Health and Safety Standards CED-80-115 (Oct 10, 1980)
Concessions Management by the National Park Service, Department of the Interior (Dec 9, 1976)
National Park Service: Donations and Related Partnerships Benefit Parks, but Management Refinements Could Better Target Risks and Enhance Accountability GAO-09-386 (Jun 16, 2009)
National Park Service: Opportunities Exist to Clarify and Strengthen Special Uses Permit Guidance on Setting Grazing Fees and Cost-Recovery GAO-06-355R (Feb 9, 2006)
National Park Service: A More Systematic Process for Establishing National Heritage Areas and Actions to Improve Their Accountability Are Needed GAO-04-593T (Mar 30, 2004)
National Park Service: Major Operations Funding Trends and How Selected Park Units Responded to Those Trends for Fiscal Years 2001 through 2005 GAO-06-631T (Apr 5, 2006)
National Park Service: Major Operations Funding Trends and How Selected Park Units Responded to Those Trends for Fiscal Years 2001 Through 2005 GAO-06-431 (Mar 31, 2006)
National Park Service: Comments on Provisions of S. 2543, a Bill to Establish a Federal Program and Criteria for National Heritage Areas GAO-04-914T (Jun 24, 2004)
National Parks Air Tour Management Act: More Flexibility and Better Enforcement Needed GAO-06-263 (Jan 27, 2006)

National Park War Work: December 7, 1941 to June 30, 1944, With Supplement to October 30, 1945 (2002)

Report on Effects of Aircraft Overflights on the National Park System: Executive Summary, Report to Congress, Appendixes (July 1995)

Report on Wind Cave, Crater Lake, Sully's Hill, Platt, and Mesa Verde National Parks and Casa Grande Ruin — 1907 (1908)

Report on Wind Cave, Crater Lake, Sullys Hill, and Platt National Parks, Casa Grande Ruin and Minnesota National Forest Reserve — 1908 (1909)

Report on Wind Cave, Crater Lake, Sullys Hill, and Platt National Parks, and Casa Grande Ruin — 1909 (1909)

Report on Glacier, Wind Cave, and Platt National Parks, Sullys Hill Park, Casa Grande Ruin, Muir Woods, Petrified Forest, and Other National Monuments — 1910 (1911)

Report on Platt and Wind Cave National Parks, Sullys Hill Park, Casa Grande Ruin, Muir Woods, Petrified Forest, and Other National Monuments, Including List of Bird Reserves — 1911 (1912)

Report on Platt and Wind Cave National Parks, Sullys Hill Park, Casa Grande Ruin, Muir Woods, Petrified Forest, and Other National Monuments, Including List of Bird Reserves — 1912 (1913)

Report on Wind Cave National Park, Sullys Hill Park, Casa Grande Ruin, Muir Woods, Petrified Forest, and Other National Monuments, Including List of Bird Reserves — 1913 (1914)

Report on Sullys Hill Park, Casa Grande Ruin, Muir Woods, Petrified Forest, and Other National Monuments Together with List of Bird Reserves — 1914 (1915)

Report on Sullys Hill Park, Casa Grande Ruin, the Muir Woods, Petrified Forest, and Other National Monuments, Including List of Bird Reserves — 1915 (1915)

Superintendent's Annual Reports (Partial, 1910-1968)


Video and Interpretive Films

A Force of Citizens (1994)

A Very Special Place (1994)

Allegheny Portage Railroad (1993)

Americans: 1776(1975)

California Gray Whale (revised)

Cataloochee - The Center of the World (1993)

Fantastic Yellowstone (1997)

Fighter for Freedom: The Frederick Douglass Story (1984)

Four Seasons of Yellowstone (1970)

From Sea to Shining Sea (2007)

Giant Sequoia (1979)

Island of Hope - Island of Tears (1992)

Minuteman Missile National Historic Site Interpretive Film

National Park Service, National Parks: An American Legacy(1992)

Oklahoma Oasis (1974)

OSS Training Films, Prince William Forest Park

Parks as Classrooms (1994)

St. John Virgin Islands National Park (1990)

Save Our History: Immigrant Reflections from Ellis Island to Staten Island

Seneca Glass

Spanish Empire in the New World (In Spanish) (1992)

The National Parks: America's Best Idea (PBS)

Towers of Stone

USGS Yellowstone Volcano Videos (2010)

What's A Heaven For? (1966)

Yellowstone's Restless Giant (2006)


Vintage/Classic Publications

America's National Monuments: The Politics of Preservation (Hal Rothman, 1989)

America's National Park System: The Critical Documents (Lary M. Dilsaver, 1994)

Creating the National Park Service: The Missing Years (Horace M. Albright and Marian Albright Schenck, 1999)

How the U.S. Cavalry Saved our National Parks (H. Duane Hampton, 1971)

Mountains Without Handrails: Reflections on the National Parks (Joseph L. Sax, 1980)

National Parks: The American Experience (Alfred Runte, 1997)

"Oh, Ranger!" A Book about the National Parks (HTML) (Horace M. Albright and Frank J. Taylor, 1928)

Our National Parks (John Muir, 1901)

Parks and Park Engineering (William T. Lyle, 1916)

Preserving Nature in the National Parks A History (Richard West Sellars, 1997)

Rangeroons© by Keith Hoofnagle

Rhymes of a National Park Naturalist (Natt N. Dodge, 1971)

Romance of the National Parks (Harlean James, 1941)

The Book of the National Parks: (1919), (HTML, 1919 edition), (1920) (Robert Sterling Yard)

The Fight For Conservation (Gifford Pinchot, 1910)

The Top of the Continent: The Story of a Cheerful Journey Through our National Parks (Robert Sterling Yard, 1917)



Other Land Management Agencies


Army Corps of Engineers

Fort Randall Reservoir: Archeology, Geology, History (Warren W. Caldwell, Charles H. McNutt and G. Hubert Smith, December 1960)

Garrison Reservoir: Geology, Paleontology, Archeology, History (Warren W. Caldwell and G. Hubert Smith, May 1952)

Gavins Point Dam—Lewis & Clark Lake: Geology, Paleontology, Archeology, History (undated)

Lake Sharpe—Big Bend Dam: Archeology, History, Geology (Richard B. Johnston, ed., 1967)

National Historic Context for Department of Defense Installations, 1790-1940, Vol. I (R. Christopher Goodwin and Associates, Inc., 1995)

National Historic Context for Department of Defense Installations, 1790-1940, Vol. II (R. Christopher Goodwin and Associates, Inc., 1995)

National Historic Context for Department of Defense Installations, 1790-1940, Vol. III (R. Christopher Goodwin and Associates, Inc., 1995)

National Historic Context for Department of Defense Installations, 1790-1940, Vol. IV (R. Christopher Goodwin and Associates, Inc., 1995)

Historic Context for Department of Defense Facilities: World War II Permanent Construction (R. Christopher Goodwin and Associates, Inc., 1997)

Oahe Reservoir: Archeology, Geology, History (Warren W. Caldwell and G. Hubert Smith, September 1963)

Terminus Reservoir: Geology, Paleontology, Flora & Fauna, Archeology, History (Lorin E. Berryman and Albert B. Elasser, August 1966)

Vanguard of Expansion: Army Engineers in the Trans-Mississippi West, 1819-1879 (Frank N. Schubert, August 1980)


Bureau of Land Management

A Forgotten Kingdom: The Spanish Frontier in Colorado and New Mexico, 1540-1821, BLM Cultural Resources Series (Colorado: No. 29) (Frederic J. Athearn, 1989)

America's Priceless Heritage: Cultural and Fossil Resources on Public Lands U.S. Department of the Interior Bureau of Land Management (2003)

An Isolated Empire: A History of Northwestern Colorado, BLM Cultural Resource Series (Colorado: No. 2) (Frederic J. Athearn, 1977)

Brochures: BLM: The Open Space Agency, The Bureau of Land Management (BLM, undated)

Fossils on America's Public Lands (BLM, undated)

Frontier in Transition: A History of Southwestern Colorado, BLM Cultural Resources Series (Colorado: No. 10) (Paul M. O'Rourke, 1980)

Historic Mines of Blaine County, Idaho: A Self-Guided Tour (1991)

John Jarvie of Brown's Park: BLM Cultural Resources Series (Utah: No. 7) (William L. Tennent, 1981)

Land of Contrast: A History of Southeast Colorado, BLM Cultural Resources Series (Colorado: No. 17) (Frederic J. Athearn, 1985)

Las Aventuras Salvajes: Explora Tus Terrenos Públicos (BLM, 2002)

Mis Tierras Públicas: J&ocacute;venes Guardaparques (BLM, Fall 2016)

My Public Lands: Junior Ranger (BLM, Fall 2016)

National Landscape Conservation System: National Monuments (BLM, January 2017)

Opportunity and Challenge: The Story of BLM (James Muhn and Hanson R. Stuart, 1988)

The New Empire of the Rockies: A History of Northeast Colorado, BLM Cultural Resources Series (Colorado: No. 16) (Steven F. Mehls, 1984)

The Valley of Opportunity: A History of West-Central Colorado, BLM Cultural Resource Series (Colorado: No. 12) (Steven F. Mehls, 1982)

They Walked Here Long Ago (BLM, undated)

Walk on the Wild Side: Explore Your Public Lands (BLM, 2014)


Bureau of Outdoor Recreation

A Report on the Proposed Allagash National Riverway (July 1963)

The Iditarod Trail (Seward-Nome Route) and other Alaskan Gold Rush Trails (September 1977)

The Lewis and Clark Trail: A Proposal for Development (1965)


Bureau of Reclamation

Construction of Boulder Dam (1934)

The Grand Coulee Dam (1937)

The History of Large Federal Dams: Planning, Design and Construction (David P. Billington, Donald C. Jackson and Martin V. Melosi, 2005)

The Story of Boulder Dam (1941)

The Story of the Columbia Basin Project (1964)


Department of the Interior

A History of the U.S. Department of the Interior During the Clinton Administration 1993-2001 (2000)

Conservation in the Department of the Interior (Ray Lyman Wilbur and William Atherton Du Puy, 1931)

North and South Lobbies, Main Interior Building, Historic Furnishings Report (David H. Wallace, 1992)

People, Land & Water: Vol. 4 No 1, December/January 1997, Vol. 4 No 2, February 1997, Vol. 4 No 4, April 1997, Vol. 4 No 6, June 1997, Vol. 4 No 8, September/October 1997, Vol. 5 No 1, December/January 1998, Vol. 5 No 6, July/August 1998, Vol. 5 No 7, September 1998, Vol. 5 No 8, October 1998, Vol. 5 No 9, November/December 1998, Vol. 8 No 10, May/June 2002, Vol. 12 No 13, April 2006 (Department of the Interior)

Stewardship: Manual Lujan Jr. Reports on his First Two Years As Secretary of the Interior (February 1991)

The Department of Everything Else (Robert M. Utley and Barry Mackintosh, 1989)

The Letters of Franklin K. Lane, Personal and Political


National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Identification of the Wreck of the U.S.C.S.S. Robert J. Walker off Atlantic City, New Jersey (James P. Delgado, July 2013)

The "Redwood Coasts:" The Maritime Cultural Landscape of the Potential Expansion of Cordell Bank and Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuaries (James P. Delgado, undated)

Fathoming Our Past: Historical Contexts of the National Marine Sanctuaries (Bruce G. Terrell, ed., undated)

Maritime Heritage Program Series

     1: The Search for Planter: The Ship That Escaped Charleston and Carried Robert Smalls to Destiny (Bruce G. Terrell, Gordon P. Watts, Jr. and Timothy J. Runyan, May 2014)

     2: Archaeological Excavation of the Forepeak of the Civil War Blockade Runner Mary Celestia, Southhampton, Bermuda

     3: "The Redwood Coast": An Overview of Northern California's Maritime Cultural Landscape

     4: "Graveyard of the Atlantic": An Overview of North Carolina's Maritime Cultural Landscape (Joseph Hoyt, James P. Delgado, Bradley Barr, Bruce Teerrell and Valerie Grussing, September 2014)

     5: Survey and Assessment of the U.S. Coast Survey Steamship Robert J. Walker, Atlantic City, New Jersey

     6: "Unlocking the Secrets of Swains Island:" A Maritime Heritage Resources Survey (Hans K. Van Tilburg, David J. Herdrich, Rhonda Suka, Matthew Lawrence, Christoper Filimoehala and Stephanie Gandulla, September 2013)


State of California

Five Views: An Ethnic Historic Site Survey for California (1988)


State of Nebraska

The Oregon Trail (Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, 1981)


State of Oregon

Historic Highway Bridges of Oregon (Dwight A. Smith, James B. Norman and Pieter T. Dykman, 1985)

History of the Oregon State Parks — 1917-1963 (Chester H. Armstrong, 1965)

Oregon Historic and Scenic Highway Program (1986)

Oregon's Highway Park System: 1921-1989 — An Administrative History (Lawrence C. Merriam, Jr. and David G. Talbot, 1992)


U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Bird Refuges and Big-Game Preserves Administered by the Bureau of Biological Survey Wildlife Research and Management Leaflet BS-16 (August 1935)

National Wildlife Refuges Administered by the Fish and Wildlife Service Wildlife Leaflet 179 (March 1941)

Our Living Resources: A Report to the Nation on the Distribution, Abundance, and Health of U.S. Plants, Animals, and Ecosystems (Edward T. LaRoe, ed., 1995)

People and the Sound: Fish and Wildlife, A Planning Report (February 1975)

Research Reports

Restoring America's Wildlife, 1937-1987: The First 50 Years of the Federal Aid in Wildlife Restoration (Pittman-Robertson) Act (Harmon Kallman, ed., 1987)


U.S. Forest Service

Administering the National Forests of Colorado: An Assessment of the Architectural and Cultural Significance of Historical Administrative Properties (Ralph Hartley and James Schneck, 1996)

History of Ninemile Remount Depot & Ranger Station, Lolo National Forest (U.S. Forest Service, 1990)

Publications (The Forest History Society)


U.S. Marine Corps

Marines in World War II Commemorative Series


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