The Rocky Mountain National Park reader / edited by James H. Pickering.

"Writer Wallace Stegner once wrote that 'No place is a place until things that have happened in it are remembered.' This collection celebrates one of America's most loved places, Rocky Mountain National Park, which marked its 100th birthday in 2015. Engagement with place and the...

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Other Authors: Pickering, James H. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Salt Lake City : The University of Utah Press, [2015]
Series:The National Park readers
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction / James H. Pickering
  • Preface to "The Rocky Mountain National Park," 1915 / Enos A. Mills
  • Native American Presence : The Return of the Arapaho, 1914 / Oliver W. Toll
  • Arapaho Tales and Legends / Oliver W. Toll
  • The 1914 Arapaho Visit : Its True Significance / James H. Pickering
  • First Glimpse of the Estes Valley, 1859 / Milton Estes
  • First Ascent of Longs Peak, 1868 / Lewis W. Keplinger
  • The Earl Comes to Colorado, 1872 / Earl of Dunraven
  • An English Lady in Estes Park, 1873 / Isabella Lucy Bird
  • A Fishing Expedition, 1875 / Lewis B. France
  • My First Winter in Estes Park, 1850-1943 / Abner Sprague
  • Summering at MacGregor Ranch, 1878 / Carrie Adell Strahorn
  • Camping in Moraine Park, c. 1878 / S. Anna Gordon
  • The Death of Carrie Welton, 1884 / James H. Pickering
  • The Peaks About Estes Park, 1887-1888 / Frederick H. Chapin
  • William Allen White and the Boys of '89 in Moraine Park / James H. Pickering and Nancy Pickering Thomas
  • A Trip to Stones Peak, 1890 / Frederick Funston
  • Exploring and Mapping Wild Basin, 1908 / William S. Cooper
  • The Beaver's Engineering, 1913 / Enos A. Mills
  • Vanished in the Mountains : The Eighteen-Year Search for the Reverend Thornton R. Sampson, 1915 / James H. Pickering
  • Superintendent's Monthly Report, 1915 / Charles Russell Trowbridge
  • Squeaky Bob Wheeler and Hotel de Hardscabble / Clark Secrest
  • The Tourist on the Trail, 1916 / Julia Ann Prouty
  • Publicizing the New Park : The Eve of Estes, 1917 / James H. Pickering
  • "Charlie, did I ever tell you...?" : The Death of Agnes Vaille, 1925 / Walter Kiener
  • The Highest Hotel in the World, 1927 / Merrill J. Mattes
  • The Remarkable Stettner Brothers, 1927 / Dougald MacDonald
  • Winter Patrol, c. 1928 / Jack C. Moomaw
  • CCC Days, 1933 / Dorr G. Yeager
  • Conquering the Diamond, 1960 / Stephen Trimble
  • The Tundra of Trail Ridge, 1972 / Anne Zwinger and Beatrice H. Willard
  • The White-tailed Ptarmigan, 2003 / SueEllen Campbell
  • Elk in Rocky Mountain National Park : Dynamics and Management, 2014 / Michael Coughenour
  • The Pika's Last Stand : The Effects of Alpine Climate Change, 2014 / Thomas D. Gootz
  • Timeline of Human History.