Environmental Analysis (Pomona)
history of forestry, centennial celebration, Deitrich Brandis, Bernhard Fernow, Frederick Law Olmsted
The celebration of scientific forestry's centennial in 1992 may be late. It was neither first introduced on George Vanderbilt's Biltmore estate in 1892, nor was its implementation there by Gifford Pinchot an unqualified success.
© 1992 Society of American Foresters
Miller, Char. “Rocking the Cradle: Gifford Pinchot and the Birth of American Forestry,” in Robert Thatcher and Thomas McLintock, eds., 100 Years of Forestry, (Bethesda: Society of American Foresters, 1992), 69-76.