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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


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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 8: 10-15-1931 to 06-30-1932

A History division under Research and Education was established. Education and Forestry is absorbed into the Branch of Research and Education but still maintains an office on the West Coast. The Chief Clerk functions are moved under the Branch of Operations. Conrad Wirth takes over the Lands functions from Washington Lewis.

Albright and Chatelain
An early picture, prior to establishment of Morristown Historical Park, with Director Albright and Chief Historian Verne Chatelain. L to R: Nelson Butera, City Clerk, Morristown, New Jersey; Director Albright; Judge Edward Mills; Lloyd W. Smith, donor of Jockey Hollow; Clyde Potts, Mayor of Morristown, New Jersey; Grey Higbre, President, Morristown Chamber of Commerce; Verne Chatelain, Chief Historian; Tom Dolan.

Organizational Chart


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