NATIONAL PARKS: AMERICA'S BEST IDEA

Program Details
Air Time: 
03/21/2016 - 9:00pm - 10:59pm
Program Title: 
GOING HOME (1920-1933)
Program Service: 
NC
Program URL: 
http://www.pbs.org/nationalparks/
PSIP Description: 
The automobile allows more people to visit the parks. The Smoky Mountains and Tetons become parks.
Long Description: 
The advent of the automobile allows more people than ever before to visit the parks. In Wyoming, John D. Rockefeller Jr. begins quietly buying up land in the Teton Mountain Range and valley in a secret plan to donate it to the government as a park.