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Dickerman, Ernest M. (Ernest Miller), 1910-1998



  • Existence: 1910 - 1998

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Earnest Dickerman interviewed by Dominic Pisciotta, October 11, 19, 1994

 File — Digital-materials SdArch6-SET-001
Identifier: SdArch 6. File 6-3
Scope and Contents These interviews record the recollections of Mr. Ernest M. Dickerman, retired wildlife conservationist and lobbyist for the Wilderness Society. One of two individuals interviewed for an oral history project, the purpose of which was to "make an historical record of the diverse biology of the George Washington National Forest and the efforts to preserve . . . [its] forest and wilderness areas." Records Mr. Dickerman's interests and knowledge of the American wilderness movement and efforts to...
Dates: October 11, 19, 1994

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