By Maria Barker, Access Librarian
The new Featured Collection on National Parks is on display. If you are looking for a taste of the great outdoors or want to learn more about the history of the National Parks program and parks across the country, the current display is here to deliver. Our selection includes publications from the Texas document, US document, and Main collections.
To search for these books and more, check out our catalog at www.tsl.texas.gov/catalog. If you are interested in checking out a title on our Featured Collection shelf, please visit the Reference Desk in room 109. Below is the complete list of titles you’ll find on our Featured Collection shelf this month.
Selections from the Texas State Library and Archives Collections:
The mammals of Trans-Pecos Texas : including Big Bend National Park and Guadalupe Mountains National Park
Schmidly, David J.
Your western national parks : a guide
Yeager, Dorr G. (Dorr Graves)
El Camino Real de los Tejas National Historic Trail
Texas Historical Commission.
Z TA475.8 C547en
Enjoying Big Bend National Park : a friendly guide to adventures for everyone
Z UA220.7 G941 NO.26
Guide to the Permian Reef Geology Trail : McKittrick Canyon, Guadalupe Mountains National Park, West Texas
Bebout, Don G.
Z TT422.8 W356my
My wild life : a memoir of adventures within America’s national parks
Wauer, Roland H.
I 29.2:M 56/5
Balcony House : a history of a cliff dwelling, Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado
I 29.86/4:AC 1/2
Cultural landscape report for the historic motor road system, Acadia National Park
I 29.2:F 94/2
Fruitful legacy : a historic context of orchards in the United States, with technical information for registering orchards in the National Register of Historic Places
I 29.2:M 97
Museum curatorship in the National Park Service, 1904-1982
Lewis, Ralph H.
I 29.2:P 21/11
Parks for America : survey of park and related resources in 50 states, and preliminary plan.
United States Department of the Interior. National Park Service
I 29.2:N 19/4
Presenting nature : the historic landscape design of the National Park Service : 1916 to 1942
McClelland, Linda Flint.
I 29.2:T 64/3/2012
The most striking of objects : the totem poles of Sitka National Historical Park
Patrick, Andrew author.
I 29.2:AR 7/5
Treasured landscapes : National Park Service art collections tell America’s stories
National Center for Cultural Resource Stewardship and Partnerships (U.S.). Museum Management Program, publisher.
I 29.2:C 54/2
Where we found a whale : a history of Lake Clark National Park and Preserve