(SNP108) Ray E. Shaffner interviewed by Darwin Lambert

Title

(SNP108) Ray E. Shaffner interviewed by Darwin Lambert

Authors

Ray E. Shaffner

Files

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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.

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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

(SNP108) Ray E. Shaffner interviewed by Darwin Lambert

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