Establishing The Redwood National Park

Summer 1966 Field Notes

Here Lucille wrote a rough draft of a letter to the Secretary of the Interior Stewart Lee Udall explaining how it was nessesary that a decision be made during that specific congressional session and could not wait to establish the Redwood Creek area as part of the Redwood National park. What Lucille showed was determination in ensuring the protection of the redwoods during this crucial point of the Redwood National Park's formation.

Summer 1966 Fieldnotes

This draft from Lucille's journal showed her passion, as well as others in Humboldt County, to see the establishment of Redwood National Park. She wrote this letter to the Department of Beaches and Parks encouraging them to help protect the redwoods. 

Establishing The Redwood National Park