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The Sieur de Monts National Monument

George B. Dorr

The Sieur de Monts National Monument

by George B. Dorr

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Published by G.P.O. in [Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sieur de Monts National Monument (Me.),
  • Mount Desert Island (Me.) -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by George B. Dorr].
    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of the Interior.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23047459M

    Sieur de Monts national monument: addresses upon its opening, Aug Item Preview. Sieur de Monts national monument [by] G.B. Dorr. -The White Mountain national forest [by] H.A. Smith. -Notch of the White Mountains, visited in

    Acadia lays claim to the title of the first Eastern National Park. Founded in as Sieur de Monts National Monument. It became Lafayette National Park in and then, with the addition of the Schoodic Peninsula, Acadia National Park in George Dorr, a Bostonian, first visited Mount Desert Island with his parents at age   This park was initially established in but at that time it was called Sieur de Monts National Monument. Three years later, it was named Lafayette National Park before it was finally named Acadia National Park in The Acadia National Park is the oldest designated national park in the US located east of the Mississippi River.

    texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. Books to Borrow. Top The Sieur de Monts national monument Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. EMBED EMBED (for. Coastal setting, rocks and woods of the Sieur de Monts National Monument. (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: George B Dorr; Charles W Eliot; Edward Lothrop Rand; United States. National Park Service.


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The Sieur de Monts National Monument by George B. Dorr Download PDF EPUB FB2

The chapter of world history which the Sieur de Monts National Monument commemorates, that of the first founding of Acadia, in — half a generation before the landing of the Pilgrim Fathers on the Massachusetts shore, and of the long French occupation of the Acadian region, extending from the Kennebec to Cape Breton, which followed it, is.

Sieur de Monts National Monument, Mount Desert Island, Maine. Contributor Names United States. General Land Office. Book/Printed Material Historic resource study for the carriage road system, Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island, Maine.

The Sieur de Monts National Monument as a Bird Sanctuary With the opening of the Sieur de Monts National Monument upon Mount Desert Island—the first National Park east of the Mississippi—a large and important area has been set aside as a bird reserve. Announcement by the Government of the creation of the Sieur = de Monts=20 National Monument by proclamation, on July 8, II.

= Addresses at=20 Meeting held at Bar Harbor on Augto commemorate the=20 establishment of the Sieur de Monts National Monument. III. THE Sieur de Monts National Monument was created by presidential proc- lamation July 8, It includes more than 5, acres on Mount Desert Island, Maine, directly south of Bar Harbor.

In fact, its northern bound- ary lies witliin a mile of that famous resort. The Sieur de Monts Spring plays a significant role in the history of Acadia National B.

Dorr, a private citizen who lived in the late 's and early 's, was a major contributor to the park's conception and creation through his vision and passion to preserve and protect the natural beauty of Mount Desert a symbolic sense, it can be said that the birth of Acadia.

GEORGE B. DORR. The Sieur de Monts National Monument combines in a remarkable way three separate aspects: It is an extraordinary Nature Monument, as such are termed abroad, fitted to exhibit and preserve its regional life in the widest range a single area can, and to set forth its region's geologic history; it is a great Recreation Area, a park in the true popular sense, capable in the highest.

Sieur de Monts National Monument: Addresses Upon Its Opening, Aug Sieur de Monts Publications II: ADDRESSES ON THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE SIEUR DE MONTS NATIONAL MONUMENT. PRESIDENT ELIOT. LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, LOVERS OF MT.

DESERT: We come together here to celebrate a very important step in a long progress—long as we look backward. The Sieur de Monts national monument and its historical associations. Title Variants: Alternative: White Mountain National Forest Related Titles.

Series: Sieur de Monts publications ; no. Dorr, George B. (George Bucknam), Smith, Herbert Augustine. Dwight, Timothy, The Sieur de Monts national monument [[Dorr [from old catalog], George B.]] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The Sieur de Monts national monument. Sieur de Monts has a Nature Center and hiking trails. The Nature Center was a letdown. It is one room with a few nature displays. It takes about 10 minutes. There are rangers available to answer questions and give hike suggestions.

You can also get your National Park Passport 4/5(29). Pierre Dugua de Mons (or Du Gua de Monts; c. – ) was a French merchant, explorer and colonizer.A Calvinist, he was born in the Château de Mons, in Royan, Saintonge (southwestern France) and founded the first permanent French settlement in travelled to northeastern North America for the first time in with Pierre de Chauvin de Tonnetuit.

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Sieur De Monts National Monument: Addresses Upon Its Opening, Aug (Classic Reprint). Sieur de Monts Spring is an area within Acadia National Park that is located just south of Bar Harbor on Mount Desert Island.

It is reached via the Park Loop Road and is the first exit once you enter the one-way loop portion of the road. The freshwater spring was named after Frenchman Pierre du Gua de Monts, who in was given authority by the French government over an area that.

The Sieur De Monts National Monument, Vol. 9: As Commemorating Acadia and Early French Influences of Race and Settlement in the United States (Classic Reprint) [Unknown Author] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Excerpt from The Sieur De Monts National Monument, Vol. 9: As Commemorating Acadia and Early French Influences of Race and Settlement. the Sieur de Monts National Monument and Its Historical Associations.; Volume 1 [Smith, Herbert Augustine, Dwight, TimothyDorr, George B (George Bucknam) ] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

the Sieur de Monts National Monument and Its Historical Associations.; Volume 1. The Sieur de Monts national monument as commemorating Acadia and early French influences of race and settlement in the United States Volume 2 [[Dorr, George Bucknam] [from old catalog] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The Sieur de Monts national monument as commemorating Acadia and early French influences of race and settlement in the Author: George Bucknam] [from old catalog [Dorr. The Sieur de Monts National Monument as a Bird Sanctuary With the opening of the Sieur de Monts National Mon­ ument upon Mount Desert Island—the first National Park east of the Mississippi—a large and important area has been set aside as a bird reserve.

The significance of. SIEUR DE MONTS NATIONAL MONUMENT 7 PORTLAND, MAINE, AUG. 21, LEUREB. DEASY, BAR HARBOR, MAINE. It is with sincere regret that I am obliged to inform you that it will be impossible for me to be with you at the noteworthy exercises by which you are to celebrate the establishment of the first national park in the state of Maine on the Island of.

Summer visitors organized Village Improvement Associations and Village Improvement Societies, whose path committee volunteers created trails that were incorporated, ininto the new Sieur de Monts National Monument, precursor to Lafayette National Park (). Ten years later, the protected area was renamed Acadia National Park.

THE SIEUR DE MONTS NATIONAL MONUMENT. Where Newport Mountain, the easternmost and boldest in the monument, comes down to meet the sea.

From National Geographic Magazine, Washington, D. C., copyright, T HE Sieur de Monts National Monument was created by presidential proc­ lamation July 8,The Sieur de Monts National Monument As Commemorating Acadia and Early French Influences of Race and Settlement in the United States GEORGE B.

DORR The Sieur de Monts National Monument combines in a remarkable way three separate aspects: It is an ex­.This entry was posted in Centennial, Features, History and tagged @mobile, acadia-national-park, antiquities-act, centennial, civilian-conservation-corps, franklin-roosevelt, george-dorr, mount-desert-island, sieur-de-monts-national-monument, theodore .