Yosemite Shaped Olmsted’s Vision of Public Parks – THE DIRT

Yosemite National Park, California / MarcPo, istockphoto.com There are many explanations as to how the idea of ​​National Parks originated. One theory is it spontaneously arose around a campfire in Yosemite National Park. Another is that conservationist John Muir or President Teddy Roosevelt came up with it. But in a new book, Olmsted and Yosemite: … Read more