Go deeper into the history of each park with scholarly articles and essays from Oxford University Press, freely available for the centennial year.

American National Biography

Fairfield Osborn

natrualist/conservationist

he helped to establish Jackson Hole Wildlife Park at Moran, Wyoming, with field research facilities for wildlife biologists. It was later included in Grand Teton National Park. Member of the board of trustees of the National Parks Association (1951-1954).

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American National Biography

Peter Norbeck

governor/senator

He pushed for the completion of the Mount Rushmore National Memorial, the enlargement of YellowstoneNational Park, and the establishment of Grand Teton National Park

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