The Great Outdoors at Booth Library

Summer is the travel season and the great American road trip isn’t complete without a stop at one of our nation’s majestic wilderness areas. Enjoy these National Park Service Posters, learn about the American Conservation Movement, and pick up some summer reading about the outdoors. Not traveling this summer? Visit Booth Library’s display of local wildlife photography shot entirely in Coles County, Illinois!

  • America’s National Park System: The Critical Documents
  • E160 .A579 2016
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  • America’s National Park System: The Critical Documents
  • E160 .A579 1994
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  • American Earth: Environmental Writing Since Thoreau
  • PS169.E25 A44 2008x
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  • Ansel Adams: Classic Images
  • Alinder, James.
  • TR647 .A43 1985b
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  • Ansel Adams and the American Landscape: A Biography
  • Spaulding, Jonathan, 1957-
  • TR140.A3 S63 1995
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  • Ansel Adams, an Autobiography
  • Adams, Ansel, 1902-1984.
  • TR140.A3 A33 1985
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  • Arthur Goes to Camp
  • Brown, Marc Tolon.
  • 800 B8137agc
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  • Benton Mackaye: Conservationist, Planner, and Creator Of the Appalachian Trail
  • Anderson, Larry, 1950-
  • QH31.M137 A83 2002
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  • Boy’s Book Of Backyard Camping
  • Macfarlan, Allan A.
  • SK601 .M229
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  • Camping and Tramping with President Roosevelt.
  • Burroughs, John, 1837-1921.
  • E757 .B97 1970
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  • Camping and Woodcraft; a Handbook for Vacation Campers and for Travelers in the Wilderness,
  • Kephart, Horace, 1862-1931.
  • SK601 .K33 1921
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  • Exploring Our National Parks and Monuments …
  • Butcher, Devereux.
  • E160 .B8 1954
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  • Froggy Goes to Camp
  • London, Jonathan, 1947-
  • 800 L846fr
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  • Frommer’s National Parks Of the American West
  • Laine, Don.
  • E160 .L34x 2002
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  • Gentle Subversive: Rachel Carson, Silent Spring, and the Rise Of the Environmental Movement
  • Lytle, Mark H.
  • QH31.C33 L98 2007
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  • Guide to National Parks Of the United States
  • E160 .N242 2016x
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  • John Burroughs’ America; Selections from the Writings Of the Hudson River Naturalist,
  • Burroughs, John, 1837-1921.
  • QH81 .B963 1951
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  • John Muir,
  • Smith, Herbert F. (Herbert Franklin), 1933-
  • PS2447.M5 Z85
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  • Lost Woods: The Discovered Writing Of Rachel Carson
  • Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964.
  • QH81 .C3546 1998
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  • Man and Nature
  • Marsh, George P. (George Perkins), 1801-1882,
  • GF31 .M35 2003
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  • My Boyhood,
  • Burroughs, John, 1837-1921.
  • PS1226 .A5
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  • My First Summer in the Sierra
  • Muir, John, 1838-1914.
  • QH31.M9 A34 2003
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  • National Parks: The American Experience
  • Runte, Alfred, 1947-
  • E160 .R78
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  • National Parks Portfolio
  • Yard, Robert Sterling, 1861-1945,
  • E160 .U62 1931
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  • Nature Writings: The Story Of My Boyhood and Youth ; My First Summer in the Sierra ; the Mountains Of California ; Stickeen ; Selected Essays
  • Muir, John, 1838-1914.
  • QH31.M9 A3 1997
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  • New America’s Wonderlands: Our National Parks
  • National Geographic Book Service.
  • E160 .N24 1980
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  • New Way Of the Wilderness
  • Rutstrum, Calvin.
  • SK601 .R79
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  • Oh, Ranger!
  • Albright, Horace M. (Horace Marden), 1890-1987.
  • E160 .A34 1972
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  • Our Inviting Eastern Parklands: From Acadia to the Everglades
  • E160 .O9 1994
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  • Our National Parks
  • Muir, John, 1838-1914,
  • E160 .M954 1901x
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  • Passing Of the Great West: Selected Papers Of George Bird Grinnell
  • Grinnell, George Bird, 1849-1938.
  • F594 .G77 1985
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  • Pilgrim at Tinker Creek
  • Dillard, Annie.
  • QH81 .D56 1998
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  • Portfolios Of Ansel Adams
  • Adams, Ansel, 1902-1984.
  • TR654 .A34 1981x
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  • Rachel Carson: Legacy and Challenge
  • QH31.C33 R33 2008
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  • Rachel Carson: Witness for Nature
  • Lear, Linda J., 1940-
  • QH31.C33 L43 1997
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  • Real John Burroughs; Personal Recollection and Friendly Estimate.
  • Kennedy, William Sloane, 1850-1929.
  • PS1226 .K4
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  • Romantic Naturalists, Early Environmentalists: An Ecocritical Study, 1789-1912
  • Hall, Dewey W.,
  • PS169.E25 H35 2014
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  • Roosevelt in the Bad Lands,
  • Hagedorn, Hermann, 1882-1964.
  • E757 .H142 1921x
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  • Roosevelt the Explorer: T.r.’s Amazing Adventures As a Naturalist, Conservationist, and Explorer
  • Jeffers, H. Paul (Harry Paul), 1934-2009.
  • E757 .J444 2014x
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  • Rosalie Edge, Hawk Of Mercy: The Activist Who Saved Nature from the Conservationists
  • Zaslowsky, Dyan.
  • QH31.E17 F87 2009
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  • State Parks: Their Meaning in American Life
  • Tilden, Freeman, 1883-1980.
  • E160 .T53
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  • Steep Trails
  • Muir, John, 1838-1914.
  • F594 .M95 1994
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  • Story Of My Boyhood and Youth
  • Muir, John, 1838-1914.
  • QH31.M9 A35 1988
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  • Suburban Wild
  • Friederici, Peter, 1963-
  • QH81 .F8424 1999
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  • Teaching North American Environmental Literature
  • PS169.E25 T43 2008
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  • Theodore Roosevelt’s Diaries Of Boyhood and Youth
  • Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919.
  • E757 .R7956
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  • These American Lands: Parks, Wilderness, and the Public Lands
  • Zaslowsky, Dyan.
  • E160 .Z37 1994
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  • Toasting Marshmallows: Camping Poems
  • George, Kristine O’Connell.
  • 811.54 G2931to
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  • Tracks and Trailcraft
  • Jaeger, Ellsworth.
  • SK282 .J3 2001
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  • Undiscovered Zane Grey Fishing Stories
  • Grey, Zane, 1872-1939.
  • PS3513.R6545 A6 1983
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  • Visions Of the Land: Science, Literature, and the American Environment from the Era Of Exploration to the Age Of Ecology
  • Bryson, Michael A., 1967-
  • PS169.E25 B79 2002
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  • Wake-robin.
  • Burroughs, John, 1837-1921.
  • QL676 .B96 1895x
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  • Walking in the Wild: The Complete Guide to Hiking and Backpacking
  • Kelsey, Robert J.
  • SK602.2 .K44 1973
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  • When I Go Camping with Grandma
  • Bauer, Marion Dane.
  • 800 B3265w
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  • Wilderness Warrior: Theodore Roosevelt and the Crusade for America
  • Brinkley, Douglas.
  • E757 .B84 2009x
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  • Zane Grey’s Odyssey
  • Grey, Loren.
  • PS3513.R6545 Z64 1991bx
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