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Letters and Photographs from the Battle Country

Massachusetts Women in WWI. 12 June 2014 to 24 January 2015

Environmental History Seminar "Guests of the Nation": American Camping and Designs for Public Nature, 1920s-'40s 9 October 2012.Tuesday, 5:15PM - 7:30PM Seminars are free and open to the public; RSVP required.
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Phoebe S. K. Young, University of Colorado at Boulder Comment: James C. O'Connell, National Park Service

This seminar paper explores how camping embodies the ways in which Americans envisioned access to nature as linked to notions of civic belonging, public culture, and political voice. It is drawn from Young’s book in progress.


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