Colvin: Hero of the North Woods DVD

Colvin: Hero of the North Woods DVD

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This documentary film tells the story of Verplanck Colvin, the father of the Adirondack Park. Colvin explored, surveyed, and mapped the northern reaches of upstate New York from 1872 to 1900. He was the first to protect the forest and watersheds of a great wilderness, when the idea of conservation and preservation were only in their infancy. 

43 minutes