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Acadia National Park (Me.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Austin Wilkins interviewed by Joyce Butler

Abstract 1237 Austin Wilkins interviewed by Joyce Butler, March 30, 1977, Augusta, Maine. Wilkins, Fire Control Officer with the Forest Service in 1947, discusses the wildfires of 1947; development of fire bans and woods closures in Maine; open fire dumps; attempts to educate people about the fire dangers in 1947; local phenomenon of heavy winds; cleanup in Acadia National Park; deep burning (underground) fires; 1947 as turning point for mechanization of firefighting; limiting access to fires; why...
Dates: 1976-1980

Kate Lambrew, 1976-1995

Identifier: MS 106_3_3_17_4
Scope and Contents

Kate Lambrew worked with Cohen from 1995-1996. These records are concerned solely with a group of Maine residents known as the Round Pond Landowners, and their proposal to have their property deleted from the Acadia National Park boundary established by Public Law 99-420.

Dates: 1976-1995

W. Kent Olson Conservation Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 1795
Scope and Contents

Papers, 1931-2011, consist of W. Kent Olson’s professional papers, plus documents in other media, spanning a three-decade career in nonprofit management, publishing, lecturing, and alliance building around a passion for conserving public lands and waterways, primarily in Maine. The papers also include non-conservation and personal materials.

Dates: 1931-2011