Managing the Mountains

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Historians have long viewed the massive reshaping of the American landscape during the New Deal era as unprecedented. This book uncovers the early twentieth-century history rich with precedents for the New Deal in forest, park, and agricultural policy. Sara M. Gregg explores the redevelopment of the Appalachian Mountains from the 1910s through the 1930s, finding in this region a changing paradigm of land use planning that laid the groundwork for the national New Deal. Through an intensive analysis of federal planning in Virginia and Vermont, Gregg contextualizes the expansion of the federal government through land use planning and highlights the deep intellectual roots of federal conservation policy.

Table of contents

CONTENTS
PREFACE
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
Introduction Farms and Forests: An Appalachian Portrait
Part One: Origins
Chapter One. A Harvest of Scarcity: Self-Sufficiency in the Blue Ridge Mountains
Chapter Two. Customs in Common: Community And Agriculture In The Green Mountains
Chapter Three. Academics and Partisans: Federal Land Use Planning, 1900– 1933
Part Two: Projects
Chapter Four. Designing the Shenandoah National Park
Chapter Five. Cultivating the Vermont Forest
Chapter Six. Reforming Submarginal Lands, 1933–1938
Epilogue: Cellarholes and Wilderness: The Return of the Appalachian Forest
Notes
Index


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