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In 1904, horace kephart left ohio for the mountains of southern ap-palachia, attracted to them by many of the same expectations which. Horace kephart and george masa within the (great smoky mountains national park), a 6,217-foot peak now bears the official name of mount kephart. Posts about horace kephart written by survival sherpa.
History and local info about horace kephart includes horace kephart in bryson city, north carolina maps, description, photos and more. Horace sowers kephart (september 8, 1862 – april 2, 1931) was an american travel writer and librarian, best known as the author of our southern highlanders about his life in the great smoky mountains of western north carolina and the classic outdoors guide camping and woodcraft.
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Horace kephart: it remained for horace kephart, a st louis, missouri, librarian turned naturalist who came to the southern mountains in 1904, to bring the isolated and scenic region to national attention. Horace kephart's guide camping and woodcraft, a still-relevant guide to the outdoors and never out of print since 1906, has a new edition with an 80-page biographical introduction co-written by janet mccue, associate university librarian for teaching, research and outreach it tells the story of. Western carolina university’s mountain heritage center recently received a donation of three art objects honoring horace kephart, an early 20th-century outdoors writer and proponent for the establishment of great smoky mountains national park. Horace kephart home events store media web hosting by netfirms.