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Lodgepole Village in Tulare County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Stephen Tyng Mather

July 4, 1867 Jan: 22, 1930

 
 
Stephen Tyng Mather Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 26, 2011
1. Stephen Tyng Mather Marker
Inscription. He laid the foundation of the National Park Service defining and establishing the policies under which its areas shall be developed and conserved unimpaired for future generations. There will never come to an end to the good that he has done.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Stephen Tyng Mather marker series.
 
Location. 36° 33.204′ N, 118° 45.684′ W. Marker is in Lodgepole Village, California, in Tulare County. Marker is on Crescent Meadow Road. Touch for map. This marker is found in Sequoia National Park on Crescent Meadow Road, on the left, shortly after passing the Tunnel Log while on the way to Crescent Meadow. Marker is in this post office area: Sequoia National Park CA 93262, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The CCC Boys (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Call the Cavalry! (approx. mile away); Buttress Tree (approx. mile away); Auto Log (approx. 0.4 miles away); Colonel Young: A Buffalo Soldier (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Naturalists (approx. half a mile away); Middle Fork Canyon (approx. 0.7 miles away); For the Good of the Giants (approx. one mile away).
 
Regarding Stephen Tyng Mather.
Stephen Tyng Mather Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, June 26, 2011
2. Stephen Tyng Mather Marker
A duplicate of the Stephen Tyng Mather marker is located in the University of California Berkeley Botanical Gardens' Redwood Grove on Centennial Drive (approximately 37.875099N, 122.239199W).
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .  Stephen T. Mather, 1876-1930. (Submitted on July 7, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
 
Additional keywords. National Parks
 
Categories. EnvironmentNotable Persons
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 7, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 514 times since then and 31 times this year. Last updated on February 15, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 7, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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