(SNP108) Ray E. Shaffner interviewed by Darwin Lambert - RESTRICTED

Title

(SNP108) Ray E. Shaffner interviewed by Darwin Lambert - RESTRICTED

Authors

Ray E. Shaffner

Files

Interviewee

Shaffner, Ray E.

Identifier

SNP108

Format

1 audio file (running time: 02:02:50)

Interview Number

SNP-108

Date of Interview

6-24-1977

Description

Records an interview with Ray Shaffner, who came to Shenandoah National Park as Assistant Chief Naturalist in 1956. Discusses the history of the park since the 1950s, the challenges of running a national park and changes in the public's environmental consciousness.

For access to this interview, please contact JMU Special Collections (library-special@jmu.edu, or (540) 568-3612). Please reference the interview number SNP010 when submitting your request.

Rights

Reproduction for publication, exhibition, web display or commercial use is only permissible with the consent of James Madison University's Libraries & Educational Technologies' Special Collections (540) 568-3612, library-special@jmu.edu

Personal Names

Shaffner, E. Ray, Interviews

Subjects

Shenandoah National Park (Va.) -- Description and travel; Land use -- Government policy -- United States; Shenandoah National Park (Va.) -- Environmental conditions.

Place Names

Shenandoah River Valley (Va. and W. Va.) -- Manners and customs; Shenandoah National Park (Va.) -- History.

Interviewer

Lambert, Darwin

Collection Title

Shenandoah National Park oral history collection

Collection Number

SC# 4030