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Genny Schumacher Smith papers, 1956-1985 (bulk 1965-1983).
BANC MSS 88/218 c Box 1; BANC MSS 88/218 c Box 2; BANC MSS 88/218 c Box 3
Collection Overview

Title:

Genny Schumacher Smith papers, 1956-1985 (bulk 1965-1983)

Creator/Contributor:

Smith, Genny., creator

Abstract:

Contains the personal papers of Genny Schumacher Smith documenting the trans-Sierra-road controversy in the Mammoth Pass-Minaret Summit area and the subsequent establishment of the Ansel Adams Wilderness. Collection includes correspondence with Norman B. "Ike" Livermore, Jr., Raymond "Ray" Sherwin, W. Erv "Chip" Van Nattan, Ronald Reagan, Sierra Club, San Joaquin Wilderness Association, UC Davis-ACT (Active Conservation Tactics), Wilderness Society, Bureau of Public Roads and FHWA, Calif. Dept. of Transportation, as well as other state and federal agencies. Collection also includes memoranda, congressional reports, survey reports, hearings, resolutions, essays, newsletters, articles, maps, pamphlets, and notes. Included is Smith's summary of the collection and controversy.

Date:

1965 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Smith, Genny -- Archives
Livermore, Norman B
Sherwin, Raymond J -- 1915-
Reagan, Ronald
Van Nattan, W. Erv
Sierra Club.
Wilderness Society (U.S.)
United States. -- Federal Highway Administration.
California. -- Department of Transportation.
Active Conservation Tactics (Davis, Calif.)
San Joaquin Wilderness Association (Calif.)
Wilderness areas -- California
Ansel Adams Wilderness (Calif.)
Mammoth Pass (Calif.)
Minaret Summit (Calif.)

Note:

1 photograph taken in Mammoth, Calif. on 24 June 1967.

Physical Description:

print
3 boxes (1.2 linear ft.)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 88/218 c Box 1
BANC MSS 88/218 c Box 2
BANC MSS 88/218 c Box 3

Origin:

California