Stephen Mather, first director of the National Park Service, convinced President Harding to visit three national parks in route to his ill-fated vacation in California.
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Travel national parks early history -- flying fastNECN apologizes for racially insensitive graphic. Relatively primitive at first, facilities. He recommended many sites for protection. Indeed, the enabling legislation for subsequent. It is no coincidence that the first national park was explored and established in the same decade that saw publication of a great variety of articles and books about nature and wilderness. Looking for the White House Ornament? He offered these lands as a gift to the United States.
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Mather set the tone for a public good that would be shared by everyone who visited the national parks. Share your unique park story with us. Forest Service the need to develop the national parks. Grant National Historic Site , MO. Coolidge presented Borglum with six steel drill bits to start the work. Fortunately for the Service an exceptional administrator, Conrad L. Taft knew Japan well from the time when her husband was governor-general of the Philippines, and she remembered the spring cherry blossoms.. Mather garnered support from titans of industry, as well as schoolchildren, newspapers, and even the National Geographic Society.