Biographical Sketch: Life of Horace Kephart

For those who know them, the Great Smoky Mountains are one of America’s most magnificent landscapes: Home to some of the highest and roughest peaks in the country east of the Mississippi, they’re also blanketed in hugely [...]

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Biographical Sketch: George Washington Sears (Nessmuk)

What follows is a basic biographical sketch of the 19th-century American outdoorsman. George Washington Sears, widely known through his extensive popular writings as “Nessmuk.” An early and ardent conservationist and inn[...]

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