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by John W. Robinson,Ronald C. Woolsey

Download Will Thrall and the San Gabriels: A Man to Match the Mountains (Adventures in Cultural and Natural History) eBook
ISBN:
0916251691
Author:
John W. Robinson,Ronald C. Woolsey
Category:
Arts & Literature
Language:
English
Publisher:
Sunbelt Pubns (March 1, 2004)
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154 pages
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Will Thrall embraced the San Gabriel Mountains from the time of his arrival in the 1880s until his death in the 1960s

Will Thrall embraced the San Gabriel Mountains from the time of his arrival in the 1880s until his death in the 1960s. Thrall documented the tent camps of the Great Hiking Age, worked on the Mount Lowe railroad, organized hiking clubs, and promoted conservation of mountain resources.

Will Thrall embraced the San Gabriel Mountains from the time of his arrival in the 1880s until his death in the 1960s. He photographed historic mountain cabins, identified geologic formations, and discovered lost pioneer routes and Indian Trails

by Ronald C. Woolsey. Other authors: John W. Robinson (Foreword).

by Ronald C. A thorough biography of this influential and fascinating conservationist. He photographed historic mountain cabins, identified geologic formations, and discovered lost pioneer routes and Indian Trails

Adventures and history of the San Gabriel Mountains. Photo of the Grizzly Flats Nursery and the Angeles Forest Protective Association (AFPA) cabin.

Adventures and history of the San Gabriel Mountains. In 1923 La Crescenta pioneer residents formed AFPA to focus on forest fires and save the watersheds above their homes. Leaders of this group included Harvey S. Bissell and forester Art Aiken. to be planted on the scorched soil below the cabin.

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Will Thrall embraced the San Gabriel Mountains from the time of his arrival in the 1880s until his death in the 1960s. Thrall documented the tent camps of the Great Hiking Age, worked on the Mount Lowe railroad, organized hiking clubs, and promoted conservation of mountain resources. Thrall also edited "Trails Magazine" and authored a weekly column for the "Los Angeles Times". He photographed historic mountain cabins, identified geologic formations, and discovered lost pioneer routes and Indian Trails. Thrall's life is a study in southern California itself--and the lasting traditions that form the mountain backdrop to the valley below.