Cover of: Parks and redwoods, 1919-1971 | Newton Bishop Drury

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Comments on his father Wells Drury and his journalistic career in Nevada and San Francisco; his brother, Aubrey Drury; college days at University of California, 1908-1912; teaching and working as assistant to the President of the University; organization and work of the Save-the-Redwoods League; association with others prominent in conservation movement; development of the California state park system and the role of the California State Parks Council; formation of the State Park Commission; career as director of the National Park Service, 1941-51, as chief of the California Division of Beaches and Parks, 1951-59, and as secretary of the Save-the-Redwoods League from 1959. Also with the interview: 2 cartons of supplementary documents provided by Mr. Drury to illustrate points in the interview, arranged according to chapter headings in the transcript.

Table of Contents

Addendum to oral history memoir relating to Prarie Creek Redwoods State Park, Mar. 17, 1970. Reel 1: track 1: 1059 ft., track 2: 1055 ft.
Reel 2: track 1: 1035 ft., track 2: 1032 ft.
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