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Protecting The Forest: The Weeks Act Of 1911


About this exhibition

Please note: this exhibition is not currently on view. 

Online Access

Exhibition Video

Educational Materials

Project Humanists Project Consultant
Dr. Marcia Schmidt Blaine Dr. Thad Guldbrandsen
Dr. Linda Upham-Bornstein Educational Materials
Project Director Dr. Jason Swift
Dr. Catherine Amidon Exhibition Designer
Lisa Lundari

A special thank you to the individuals and institutions who have helped to make this exhibition possible

Mary Jane
Milne Special Collections,
University of New Hampshire
Rick Russack
Peter Wallner Weeks State Park
Eban Lehman White Mountain National Forest
Cheryl Oakes Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests
Bill Ross The Appalachian Mountain Club
Roland Goodbody The Department of Resources and Economic Development
Dave Govatski Plymouth State University
Peter Crane The Center for Rural Partnerships
New Hampshire Historical Society Lamson Library & Learning Commons
The Forest History Society Public Relations
Mount Washington Observatory The Art Department

The exhibition was made possible in part with
funding from the New Hampshire Humanities Council.



Protecting the Forest: The Weeks Act of 1911 Exhibition Tour

  • Plymouth State University, Silver Center, March 3 – April 11, 2010
  • The Balsams Grand Resort, Dixville Notch, NH, May 24-28, 2010
  • Mountain Grand View Resort and Spa, Whitefield, NH, June 1-2, 2010
  • Weeks State Park, Lancaster, NH, June 23 – September 6, 2010
  • The Highland Center, Crawford Notch, September 2010 – January 3, 2011
  • St. Kieran Art Center, Berlin, NH, January 16 – March 27, 2011
  • National Forest Service, Campton, NH, Campton, NH April-May, 2011
  • Mt Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center, North Conway, NH
    Memorial Day – Labor Day, 2011
  • Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests, Concord, NH, September –
    February, 2012