Nelson Van Valen

Nelson Van Valen is a retired professor of history living in New Mexico.

Latest by Nelson Van Valen in Chronicles

  • The Conservative Roots of Conservation
    June 1992

    The Conservative Roots of Conservation

    New York Times junkies would have noticed an August 28, 1991, story headed "Woodstock Journal." Reading on they discovered that the story was datelined Woodstock, Vermont, and that it reported a proposal by Laurance S. and Mary Rockefeller to donate their 531-acre Woodstock estate as a National Historical Park.

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