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Wilderness Society (U.S.)


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Ernest M. Dickerman papers

Identifier: SC 0143

The Ernest M. Dickerman Papers, 1904-2005, contain a wide variety of materials that document Dickerman's efforts to obtain Congressional designations of wilderness for various tracts of public land, primarily in Virginia. The collection also contains papers of the Virginia Wilderness Committee (VWC), a grass roots conservation group that Dickerman led. Correspondence from his time at Oberlin College and while serving in the Army is included.

Dates: 1904 - 2005

George Washington National Forest oral histories

Identifier: SdArch 6

The George Washington National Forest Oral History Collection, 1994, is comprised of audio recordings and transcripts documenting interviews conducted by a JMU student intern with Jacob Kagey and Earnest Dickerman, employees of George Washington National Forest National Park, on the topics of botanical and wilderness history.

Dates: 1994

Virginia Wilderness Committee Records

Identifier: SC 0209

The Virginia Wilderness Committee Records, 1961-2009, comprise official records - administrative and financial records, newsletters, project and subject files - documenting the organization's activities and projects related to wilderness legislation, preservation, and protection in Virginia's national forests and other wild areas.

Dates: 1961-2009

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Environmental protection -- Shenandoah River Valley (Va. and W. Va.) -- Citizen participation 2
Forest management 2
Forest policy -- United States -- History 2
Forest reserves -- Multiple use 2
Forest reserves -- Recreational use 2