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The National Parks: America's Best Idea

A sumptuously filmed documentary series that explores the origins of America's national parks, from their genesis in the mid-1800s to the present. It features archival photographs, personal memories, more than 40 interviews and gorgeous cinematography of such locales as Acadia, the Grand Canyon, Yosemite and Yellowstone.

Episode Credits Year
The Last Refuge (1890-1915) Season: 1, Episode: 2 Subject (person only) 2009
The Scripture of Nature (1851-1890) Season: 1, Episode: 1 Subject (person only) 2009

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