Conservation of natural resources
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:
Alliance of Crown Hill Neighbors collection
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, newspaper articles, and other research from the Crown Hill Neighbors Alliance in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 2006 to 2008 regarding the proposed redevelopment of the Crown Hill Wetland.
Henry W. Moesch photographs
Collection — Folder SP083
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs from the Indiana Department of Natural Resources (DNR) in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from circa 1931 to circa 1953 regarding Heine Moesch and his work at the Indiana Department of Conservation, the antecedent of the DNR.There is also a photograph given to Moesch of Governor George N. Craig and John Doxie Moore, direcotr of the Department of Conservation, circa 1953-1957. The two men signed the photograph with best wishes to Moesch. The image...
Dates: circa 1931-circa 1953
Indiana Department of Natural Resources conservation photograph collection
Collection — Box 1
Scope and Contents This collection includes black-and-white photographs from the Indiana Department of Natural Resources and its predecessor, the Department of Conservation, in Indiana ranging from 1921 to circa 1970 and undated, regarding the activities of the state agency, its personnel, and the resources under its oversight. Some of the photographs appear to have been used in a publication, possibly the department's periodical, Outdoor Indiana, with a few images featuring...
Dates: 1921-circa 1970, undated
Indiana Forest Alliance stickers
Collection — Folder S3329
Scope and Contents This collection includes one Indiana Forest Alliance "I Love Indiana Forests" sticker and two "Wood is Good" stickers from the American Tree Farm system (2016).
Matthew E. Welsh papers
Scope and Contents The collection includes Welsh's papers as governor, including his correspondence on local and national issues, his correspondence with Indiana's Congressional delegation on state needs, reports and budgets of state agencies and commissions, legislation, speeches, schedules, press releases, newspaper clippings, recommendations, appointments and awards; correspondence, surveys, financial records, and other papers relating to the Indiana Democratic Party (1961-1965), including papers relating to...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Matthew E. Welsh papers
National Dunes Park Association papers
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, notes, postcards, stamps, by-laws, committee meeting minutes, articles of association, and other documents from the National Dunes Park Association, specifically the Chicago Committee and Secretary Catharine A. Mitchell and Bess M. Sheehan in Lake and Porter counties, Indiana and Chicago, Illinois ranging from 1917 to 1929 regarding the activities of the committee in their efforts to create an Indiana Dunes State or National Park.
National Park Service Park, Winamac Recreational Demonstration Area "Park, Parkway and Recreational-Area Study" report
Collection — Folder S2319
Scope and Contents This collection contains a "Park, Parkway and Recreational-Area Study" conducted by the National Park Service for the Winamac Recreational Demonstration Area in Pulaski County, Indiana in circa 1936. The five-page "Form 2" supplies information for existing areas and facilities and includes the following sections: general, nature of area, facilities, activities, personnel, and finance. The study notes that one group camp had opened in 1936, two additional camps would be opening in 1937, and the...
Nature Study Club of Indiana collection
Scope and Contents This collection consists of scrapbooks, newsletters, photographs, minute books, member rosters, programs, and other materials of the Nature Study Club of Indiana from 1911 to 1986, regarding club activities and the study of nature.
Richard Lieber papers
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, financial documents, photographs and drawings, brochures, social invitations, naturalization papers, and outlines of right and left foot, from Richard Lieber and many other people, as well as government agencies in the United States and Germany, ranging from 1892 to 1958. Materials concern the Abraham and Nancy Hanks Lincoln; monuments, Lieber family matters, the National Park Service, Indiana State Parks, Thomas Hart Benton, the Civilian Conservation...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Richard Lieber papers
Robert R. Engels collection
Collection — Folder S2883
Scope and Contents This collection includes newspaper articles, articles from periodicals, personal correspondence, poetry, and photographs ranging from 1922 to 1946 regarding the Izaak Walton League and its desire to return unproductive agricultural land within the Kankakee Marsh back to marshland.