The Resource James Madison University : an environmental history, Susan E. Dawson

James Madison University : an environmental history, Susan E. Dawson

Label
James Madison University : an environmental history
Title
James Madison University
Title remainder
an environmental history
Statement of responsibility
Susan E. Dawson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • This paper records, in detail, the environmental history of James Madison University, beginning with its founding in 1908. Includes a history and descriptions of the campus gardens (rose, sculpture, arboretum), Black's run stream, Newman Lake, and the CISAT campus. Current efforts to create and maintain an attractive environment are also mentioned
  • Supplemental documentation includes: an addendum by Chris Bolgiano, Nov. 2000; Centennial Commission recommendation on a proposed environmental learning campus, Elizabeth Ihle, spring 1999; and copies of various other documents from: R.C. Dingledine's "Madison College: the first 59 years, 1908-1958," two president's reports (1929-30), and an inventory of land owned by Madison College, 1955. Newspaper articles are from JMU's Montpelier, winter, 1981 and the Daily News Record, April 8, 1998, Nov. 14, 1998. Other documents include a pamphlet and other web-based information on the Edith J. Carrier Arboretum and maps of the JMU campus and landscape environs
Cataloging source
VMC
Label
James Madison University : an environmental history, Susan E. Dawson
Publication
Note
"A Burruss Research Project paid [for] by endowment funds."
Accompanying material
supplemental documentation.
Arrangement
Research project paper, with supplemental documents (ca. 20 p.)
Bibliography note
Research paper includes bibliographical references and "oral history index."
Control code
48210204
Dimensions
29 cm. +
Extent
56 leaves
Governing access note
For use, see Special Collections or Reference librarian

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