Sierra Club Bulletin, Volumes 7-8

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The Club., 1912
 

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Página 233 - An Act to codify, revise, and amend the penal laws of the United States...
Página 134 - Caledonia ! stern and wild, Meet nurse for a poetic child ! Land of brown heath and shaggy wood, Land of the mountain and the flood...
Página 133 - Doomed to know not Winter, only Spring, a being Trod the flowery April blithely for a while. Took his fill of music, joy of thought and seeing, Came and stayed and went, nor ever ceased to smile.
Página 243 - One is constantly reminded of the infinite lavishness and fertility of Nature — inexhaustible abundance amid what seems enormous waste. And yet when we look into any of her operations that lie within reach of our minds, we learn that no particle of her material is wasted or worn out. It is eternally flowing from use to use, beauty to yet higher beauty...
Página 152 - He must go — go — go away from here! On the other side the world he's overdue. 'Send your road is clear before you when the old Springfret comes o'er you, And the Red Gods call for you!
Página 232 - Mines, and a director of said bureau, who shall be thoroughly equipped for the duties of said office by technical education and experience and who shall be appointed by the President, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate, and who shall receive a salary of six thousand dollars per annum; and there shall also be in the said bureau such experts and other employees as may from time to time be authorized by Congress.
Página 204 - To explore, enjoy and render accessible the mountain regions of the Pacific Coast ; and to publish authentic information concerning them; to enlist the support and cooperation of the people and the Government in preserving the forests and other natural features of the Sierra Nevada.
Página 226 - President of the United States of America, by virtue of the power in me vested by section two of the Act of Congress approved June 8, 1906, entitled " An Act for the Preservation of American Antiquities...
Página 282 - National Park and others furnish appropriate instances. In only one case have we made anything like adequate preparation for the use of a park by the public. That case is the Yellowstone National Park. Every consideration of patriotism and the love of nature and of beauty and of art requires us to expend money enough to bring all these natural wonders within easy reach of our people. The first step in that direction is the establishment of a responsible bureau which shall take upon itself the burden...
Página 59 - Of the national parks that have been created by congressional action, the following are entitled to rank as worthy of being called national institutions: The Yellowstone, the Yosemite, the Sequoia, the General Grant, the Mount Rainier, the Crater Lake, the Glacier, the Mesa Verde, and there should be added the Grand Canyon of the Colorado, for the creation of which a bill is now pending in Congress. The areas of these and other parks, together with dates of establishment, are shown in the following...

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