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Scope and Contents Linda Lear, an environmental historian and graduate of Connecticut College, published her prize-winning biography Rachel Carson: Witness for Nature in 1997. The collection consists of the research materials gathered by Linda Lear during the writing of her book. It includes copies and some original correspondence, vital records, articles, reviews, interviews, audiovisual materials, slides, and photographs that chronicle the life and career...
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence, publications, clippings, presentations, notes, research, and photographs documenting the life and work of Richard Goodwin. These materials document his early life and education, his work at Connecticut College, and his involvement with local and national conservation projects. Topics of note within the collection include conservation of land, preserving and creating policies around wetlands, nuclear power, and selective use of pesticides.
Dates: 1897-2006; Majority of material found within 1937-2005
Abstract This collection contains case studies, clippings, conference materials, correspondence, notes, photographs, presentations, publications, reports, and research documenting the life and work of ecologist William A. Niering.
- Subject: Ecology X
- Botanists 2
- Botany 2
- Environmentalism -- History 2
- Pesticides 2
- Wetland conservation. 2
- Conservation of natural resources 1
- DDT (Insecticide) 1
- Environmental responsibility 1
- Natural areas 1 ∧ less
- Egler, Frank E. (Frank Edwin), 1911-1996 2
- Goodwin, Richard H. (Richard Hale), 1910-2007 2
- Nature Conservancy (U.S.) 2
- Briggs, Shirley A. (Shirley Ann), 1918-2004 1
- Brooks, Paul, 1909-1998 1