Extras

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The National Parks

Official Trailer

The story of an idea as American as the Declaration of Independence and just as radical.

Official Trailer

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Great Nature

Obata discusses Nature and it's impact on his art.

Great Nature

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New Land

Dayton Duncan talks about seeing the lava flow in Hawaii.

New Land

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Roosevelt and The Grand Canyon

President Theodore Roosevelt travels to the Grand Canyon.

Roosevelt and The Grand Canyon

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The National Parks

Ranger Baker

Ranger Gerard Baker talks about the parks being real America.

Ranger Baker

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George Melendez Wright

George Melendez Wright changed how the Park Service preserved wildlife.

George Melendez Wright

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Grand Tetons

Terry Tempest Williams talks about what the Grand Tetons mean to her.

Grand Tetons

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The National Parks

Grand Canyon, Floating the River

Writer Ruth Kirk describes how the Grand Canyon leaves her awestruck.

Grand Canyon, Floating the River

Video thumbnail: The National Parks The Creation of Yosemite National Park

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The Creation of Yosemite National Park

Explore Yosemite National Park and its early days under President Theodore Roosevelt.

The Creation of Yosemite National Park

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The Work of the Civilian Conservation Corp

The Civilian Conservation Corp worked on National Parks Service projects under FDR.

The Work of the Civilian Conservation Corp

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The Park Idea

Dayton Duncan, talks about the notion that is at the heart of the park idea.

The Park Idea

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The National Parks

For the Benefit and Enjoyment of the People

Listen to park ranger, Shelton Johnson, as he discusses his arrival at Yellowstone.

For the Benefit and Enjoyment of the People

Video thumbnail: The National Parks The Morning of Creation (1946-1980) | Preview

The National Parks

The Morning of Creation (1946-1980) | Preview

Examine the proliferation of protected lands and the protection of predatory animals.

The Morning of Creation (1946-1980) | Preview

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Great Nature (1933-1945) | Preview

Learn about the changes to the national parks during the Great Depression and WW II.

Great Nature (1933-1945) | Preview

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The National Parks

Going Home (1920-1933) | Preview

Encounter the growing numbers of visitors to the parks.

Going Home (1920-1933) | Preview

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The National Parks

The Empire of Grandeur (1915-1919) | Preview

Discover efforts to protect the parks and the fight over the Grand Canyon.

The Empire of Grandeur (1915-1919) | Preview

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The Last Refuge (1890-1915) | Preview

Investigate the efforts of Theodore Roosevelt and others to preserve pristine lands.

The Last Refuge (1890-1915) | Preview

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The National Parks

The Scripture of Nature (1851-1890) | Preview

Examine the radical idea of creating national parks for the enjoyment of everyone.

The Scripture of Nature (1851-1890) | Preview