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Book Cover to Administrative History: Organizational Structures of the NPS 1917 to 1985 by Russ Olsen. [Image of mountain and tall grass]
Organizational Structures of the NPS 1917 to 1985



Organizational Structure


current topic Organizational Charts

Naturalists, Rangers, & Historians

Senior Administration Officers


Key Staff Officials

Number "Two"

Senior Operations Officers

Organizational Structure of the National Park Service
- 1917 to 1985 -

Administrative History

Organizational Charts

Chart 22: 12-10-1951 to 09-09-1954

This was Mr. Wirth's first organization and there was the development of an Operations Directorate, an Administrative Directorate, and an Interpretive & Research Directorate. The placement of the Design and Construction function reporting directly to the Director is of interest. If one recalls some of the previous charts one might consider how the Information function has been up and down in the organization over the years.

Organizational Chart


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