The National Parks. America's Best Idea, A Film by Ken Burns / Part 4, Going Home (1920-1933)

This episode follows the growth of the NPS after the advent of the automobile gave more people than ever the ability to travel to visit the parks. Stephen Mather embraced this opportunity and worked to build more roads in the parks. In North Carolina, Horace Kephart, a reclusive writer, and George M... Full description

Corporate Author: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other Authors: Films Media Group., Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Language: English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2011], c2009.
Series: National parks, America's best idea.
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Online Access: Part of the Films on Demand collection.