Indigenous Peoples

Brightman, Robert Alain. Grateful Prey: Rock Cree Human-Animal Relationships. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1993.

Brodeur, Paul. Restitution, the Land Claims of the Mashpee, Passamaquoddy, and Penobscot Indians of New England. Boston: Northeastern University Press, 1985.

Callicott, J. Baird, and Thomas W. Overholt, eds. Clothed-in-Fur and Other Tales: An Introduction to an Ojibwa World View. Washington, D.C.: University Press of America, 1982.

Calloway, Colin G. The Western Abenakis of Vermont, 1600-1800: War, Migration, and the Survival of an Indian People: University of Oklahoma Press, 1994.

Carlos, Ann M., and Frank D. Lewis. "Indians, the Beaver, and the Bay: The Economics of Depletion in the Lands of the Hudson's Bay Company, 1700-1763." Journal of Economic History 53, no. 3 (September 1993): 465-495.

Cronon, William. Changes in the Land: Indians, Colonists, and the Ecology of New England. New York: Hill and Wang, 1983.

Day, Gordon M. "The Indian as an Ecological Factor in the Northeastern Forests." Ecology 34 (April 1953): 329-346.

Dobyns, Henry F. Their Number Become Thinned: Native American Population Dynamics in Eastern North America. Knoxville, TN: University of Tennessee Press in cooperation with the Newberry Library Center for the History of the American Indian, 1983.

Hauptman, Laurence M. "The Iroquois Indians and the Rise of the Empire State: ditches, Defense, and Dispossession." New York History 79 (October 1998): 325-58.

Hauptman, Laurence M., and James D. Wherry, eds. The Pequots in Southern New England. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1990.

Jennings, Francis. The Invasion of America: Indians, Colonialism, and the Cant of Conquest. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, [1975].

Mandell, Daniel R. Beyond the Frontier: Indians in Eighteenth-Century Eastern Massachusetts. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1996.

Martin, Calvin. Keepers of the Game: Indian-Animal Relationships and the Fur Trade. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1978.

Merchant, Carolyn. Ecological Revolutions: Nature, Gender, and Science in New England. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1989.

Nelson, Richard K. Make Prayers to the Raven: A Koyukon View of the Northern Forest. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1983.

Ray, Arthur J. Indians in the Fur Trade: Their Role as Trappers, Hunters, and Middlemen in the Lands Southwest of Hudson Bay, 1660-1870. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1974.

Richard G. Carlson, ed. Rooted Like the Ash Trees: New England Indians and the Land. Naugatuck, CT: Eagle Wing Press, 1987.

Russell, Emily W.B. "Indian-Set Fires in the Forests of the Northeastern United States." Ecology 64 (February 1983): 77-88.

Salisbury, Neal. The Indians of New England: A Critical Bibliography. Bloomington: Published for the Newberry Library [by] Indiana University Press, 1982.

Speck, Frank G. Penobscot Man. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1940.

Tanner, Adrian. Bringing Home Animals: Religious Ideology and Mode of Production of the Mistassini Cree Hunters. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1979.

Flora and Fauna

Bellomy, M.D. "The Unconquered Gypsy." American Forests 61 (June 1955): 26-27, 56-59.

Busch, Briton Cooper. The War Against the Seals: A History of the North American Seal Fishery. Toronto, Ontario: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1985.

Butterfield, Roy L. "The Great Days of Maple Sugar." New York History 39 (April 1958): 151- 164.

Davis, Lance E., Robert E. Gallman, and Teresa D. Hutchins. "The Decline of U.S. Whaling: Was the Stock of Whales Running Out?" Business History Review 62 (Winter 1988): 569- 595.

Erichsen-Brown, Charlotte. Use of Plants for the Past 500 Years. Aurora, Ontario: Breezy Creeks Press, 1979.

Gephard, Stephen R. "A History of Chapman's Pond and Its Preservation: Part II." Connecticut Woodlands 48 (Spring 1983): 15-16.

Huth, Paul C., and Robi Josephson. "Slabsides Centennial: `Wildlife About My Cabin'." Conservationist 49 (April 1995): 16-19.

Johnson, Charles Eugene. "The Beaver in the Adirondacks: Its Economics and Natural History." Roosevelt Wild Life Bulletin 4 (July 1927): 501-641.

Kenna, Michael. "Eastern Wildlife: Bittersweet Success." National Geographic 181, no. 2 (February 1992): 70-90.

Loeb, Robert E. "Lake Pollen Records of the Past Century in Northern New Jersey and Southeastern New York, U.S.A." Palynology 13 (1989): 3-10.

Lord, Philip, Jr. "Of Eels and the River." Conservationist 50 (August 1995): 16-19.

McKibben, Bill. "A Refuge Without Borders (Connecticut River)." Audubon 97, no. 1 (January/February 1995): 58-70.

Morse, Ona A. "Maple Sugaring." Old Time New England 14 (July 1923-April 1924): 164-169.

Rogers, Lore A. "Caribou on Katahdin." Appalachia 30 (December 1964): 292-300.

Russell, Emily W.B. "Mt. Tabor, New Jersey: An Environmental History." New Jersey History 95 (Autumn 1977): 157-169.

Stilgoe, John R. "A New England Coastal Wilderness." Geographical Review 71 (January 1981): 33-50.

Thoreau, Henry David. "Fruits of Experience" (Excerpt from "Faith in a Seed"). Audubon 95, no. 3 (May/June 1993): 126-128.

Williams, Ted. "Torch of the Yankee Salmon" (Restoring Atlantic Salmon to New England). Audubon 97, no. 3 (May/June 1995): 28-34.

Northeastern Forests

Baldwin, Henry I. "The Trees of Nantucket." American Forests and Forest Life 34 (November 1928): 664-665, 684.

Brown, James H. "The Role of Fire in Altering the Species Composition of Forests in Rhode Island." Ecology 41 (April 1960): 310-316.

Browne, Charles C., and Howard B. Reed, eds. Visions, Toil and Promises: Man in Vermont's Forests. St. Johnsbury, VT: Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium, 1985.

Carlson, Douglas. "A Succession of Trees." Georgia Review 48 (Summer 1994): 299-310.

Donaldson, Alfred Lee. A History of the Adirondacks. 2 vols. New York: Century Company, 1921.

Dunwiddie, Peter W. "Forest and Health: The Shaping of the Vegetation on Nantucket Island." Journal of Forest History 33 (June 1989): 126-133.

Foster, Charles H. W., ed. Stepping Back to Look Forward: A History of the Massachusetts Forest. Petersham, MA: Harvard Forest, Harvard University, 1998.

Hicks, Ray R., Jr. Ecology and Management of Central Hardwood Forests. New York: John Wily & Sons, Inc., 1998.

Irland, Lloyd C. Wildlands and Woodlots: The Story of New England's Forests. Hanover, NH: University Press of New England, 1982.

Jacoby, Karl. "Class and Environmental History: Lessons from `The War in the Adirondacks.'" Environmental History 2.3 (July 1997): 324-342.

Judd, Richard W., Edwin A. Churchill, and Joel W. Eastman, eds. Maine: The Pine Tree State from Prehistory to the Present. Orono, Maine: University of Maine Press, 1995.

Kauffman, Erle. "The Trees of Potowomut: An Early Private Tree Planting Experiment Has Given America a Unique Man-Made Forest." American Forests and Forest Life 35 (June 1929): 329-332.

Lutz, Harold J. "Original Forest Composition in Northwestern Pennsylvania as Indicated by Early Land Survey Notes." Journal of Forestry 28 (December 1930): 1098-1103.

Martin, Calvin. "Fire and Forest Structure in Aboriginal Eastern Forest." Indian Historian 6 (Summer 1973): 23-26.

McCullough, Robert. The Landscape of Community: A History of Communal Forests in New England. Hanover, New Hampshire: University Press of New England, 1995.

Paananen, Donna M., Richard F. Fowler, and Louis F. Wilson. "The Aerial War Against Eastern Region Forest Insects, 1921-86." Journal of Forest History 31 (October 1987): 173-186.

Pierson, George, and George Zimmerman. "Restoring Jersey's Atlantic White-cedar." Allegheny News 3 (Winter 1994): 17-19.

Pinchot, Gifford. "The Blazed Trail of Forest Depletion." American Forestry 29 (June 1923): 323- 328, 374.

Pinchot, Gifford. The Adirondack Spruce: A Study of the Forest in Ne-Ha-Sa-Ne Park. New York: Arno, 1898.

Thoreau, Henry David. The Maine Woods. Boston: Ticknor & Fields, 1864.

Williams, Michael. Americans and Their Forests: A Historical Geography. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1989.

Wood, Richard G. A History of Lumbering in Maine, 1820-1861. Orono, ME: University Press, 1935.


Bidwell, Percy Wells. Rural Economy in New England at the Beginning of the Nineteenth Century. Clifton: A.M. Kelley, 1972.

Black, John D. The Rural Economy of New England: A Regional Study. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1950.

Day, Clarence A. A History of Maine Agriculture, 1604-1860. University of Maine Studies, no. 68. Orono: University of Maine Press, 1954.

Eliot, Jared. Essays Upon Field Husbandry in New England, and Other Papers, 1748-1762. Edited by Harry J. Carman and Rexford G. Tugwell. New York: Columbia University Press, 1934.

Hedrick, Ulysses P. A History of Agriculture in the State of New York. Albany: J.B. Lyon Company, for the New York State Agricultural Society, 1933.

McNall, Neil A. "Lumbering and Agriculture in the Southern Tier." In An Agricultural History of the Genesee Valley, 1790-1860. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1952.

Moore, Elizabeth H., and Jack W. Witham. "From Forest to Farm and Back Again: Land Use History as a Dimension of Ecological Research in Coastal Maine." Environmental History 1.3 (July 1996): 50-69.

Mourt's Relation. A Relation or Iournall of the Beginning and Proceedings of the English Plantation Setled at Plimoth in New England, by Certaine English Aduenturers Both Merchants and Others... London: Printed for Iohn Bellamie, 1622.

Rothenberg, Winifred B. "The Market and Massachusetts Farmers, 1750-1855." Journal of Economic History 41 (1981): 283-314.

Russell, Howard S. A Long, Deep Furrow: Three Centuries of Farming in New England. Hanover, NH: University Press of New England, 1976.

Schumacher, Max George. The Northern Farmer and His Markets During the Late Colonial Period. New York: Arno Press, 1975 [1948].

Tocque, Philip. A Peep at Uncle Sam's Farm, Workshop, Fisheries, & C. Boston: C.H. Pierce and Co., 1851.

Wacker, Peter. Land Use in Early New Jersey: A Historical Geography. Newark: New Jersey Historical Society, 1995.


Ayres, Robert U., and Samuel R. Rod. "Patterns of Pollution in the Hudson-Raritan Basin: Reconstructing an Environmental History." Environment 28 (May 1986): 14-20, 39-43.

Barron, Hal S. Mixed Harvest: The Second Great Transformation in the rural North, 1870-1930. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1997.

Black, Brian. "Oil Creek as Industrial Apparatus: Re-creating the Industrial Process Through the Landscape of Pennsylvania's Oil Boom." Environmental History 3, no. 2 (April 1998): 210-229.

Carroll, Charles Francis. The Timber Economy of Puritan New England. Providence, RI: Brown University Press, 1973.

Carter, Jane Levis. The Paper Makers: Early Pennsylvanians and their Water Mills. Kennett Square, PA: KNA Press Inc., 1982.

Ceder, Arthur B. "The Early Days of the CCC in Connecticut." NACCCA Journal 22 (January 1999): 6-8.

Gerstell, Richard. American Shad: A Three-Hundred-Year History in the Susquehanna River Basin. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1998.

Harper, Roland M. "Changes in the Forest Area of New England in Three Centuries." Journal of Forestry 16 (April 1918): 442-452.

Harris, Glenn, and Seth Wilson. "Water Pollution in the Adirondack Mountains: Scientific Research and Governmental Response, 1890-1930." Environmental History Review 17 (Winter 1993): 47-71.

Hobbs, John E. "The Beginnings of Lumbering as an Industry in the New World, and First Efforts at Forest Protection: A Historical Study." Forest Quarterly 4 (March 1906): 14-23.

Irwin, William. The New Niagara: Tourism, Technology, and the Landscape of Niagara Falls, 1776-1917. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1996.

Kingsley, Ronald F. "Chestnut Grove: An Early 19th-Century Lime Burning Industry in the Connecticut Western Reserve." North American Archaeologist 14, no. 1 (1993): 71-85.

Klein, Daniel B., and John Majewski. "Plank Road Fever in Antebellum America: New York State Origins." New York History 75 (January 1994): 39-65.

Klenman, Allan. "Amoskeag Ax Company of Manchester, New Hampshire." Chronicle of the Early American Industries Association 51 (December 1998): 129-30.

Landau, Sarah Bradford and Carl W. Condit. Rise of the New York Skyscraper, 1865-1913.

McGregor, Robert Kuhn. "Changing Technologies and Forest Consumption in the Upper Delaware Valley, 1790-1880." Journal of Forest History 32 (April 1988): 69-81.

New Haven: Yale University Press, 1996.

Pierce, Arthur Dudley. Iron in the Pines: The Story of New Jersey's Ghost Towns and Bog Iron. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1957.

Reinert, Guy F. "The Vanishing Craft of Birch Oil Distilling: An Old Pennsylvania-Dutch Industry." American-German Review 6, no. 6 (1940): 30-31.

Rowe, William Hutchinson. The Maritime History of Maine: Three Centuries of Shipbuilding and Seafaring. New York: W.W. Norton, 1948.

Sheriff, Carol. The Artificial River: The Erie Canal and the Paradox of Progress, 1817-1862. New York: Hill and Wang, 1996.

Silcox, Harry C. A Place to Live and Work: The Henry Disston Saw Works and the Tacony Community of Philadelphia. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1994.

Smith, Patrick. "Heart of the Hudson." National Geographic 189.3 (March 1996): 72-96.

Snow, Ralph L. A Shipyard in Maine: Percy & small and the Great Schooners. Gardiner, ME: Tilbury House Publishers, 1998.

Steinberg, Theodore. Nature Incorporated: Industrialization and the Waters of New England. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1991.

Stevens, Sylvester K. "When Timber Was King in Pennsylvania." Pennsylvania History 19 (October 1952): 391-395.

Swerdlow, Joel L., and Bob Sacha. "Erie Canal: Living Link to Our Past." National Geographic 178, no. 5 (November 1990): 38-66.

Vollers, Maryanne. "Everyone Has Got to Breathe" (Air Pollution in Chester, Pennsylvania). Audubon 97, no. 2 (March/April 1995): 64-74.


Appel, John C. "The Pocono Forests and the Military Movements of 1779." Pennsylvania Heritage 8, no. 3 (1983): 12-22.

Baker, Emerson W. "`A Scratch with a Bear's Paw': Anglo-Indian Land Deeds in Early Maine." Ethnohistory 36 (Summer 1989): 235-256.

Bradford, William. Of Plimoth Plantation. Boston: Wright and Potter, 1901.

Carlton, William R. "New England Masts and the King's Navy." New England's Quarterly 12 (March 1939): 4-18.

Carroll, Peter. Puritanism and the Wilderness: The Intellectual Significance of the New England Frontier, 1629-1700. New York and London: Columbia University Press, 1969.

Casey, Richard P. "North Country Nemesis: The Potash Rebellion and the Embargo of 1807-1809." New York Historical Society Quarterly 64 (January 1980): 31-49.

Chilson, Peter. "Coal Miners' Story." Audubon 96, no. 2 (March/April 1994): 50-65.

Connor, Sheila. New England Natives: A Celebration of People and Trees. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1994.

Fausz, Frederick. "Profits, Pelts, and Power: English Culture in the Early Chesapeake, 1620- 1652." Maryland Historian 14 (Fall/Winter 1983): 14-30.

Grusin, Richard. "Thoreau, Extravagance, and the Economy of Nature." American Literary History 5 (Spring 1993): 30-50.

Hawley, Ralph C., and Austin F. Hawes. Forestry in New England: A Handbook of Eastern Forest Management. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1912.

Hess, Terry L. "McKean County: Where the Gold is Green." Pennsylvania Heritage 9 (1983): 2-8.

Kline, David. Scratching the Woodchuck: Nature on an Amish Farm. Athens: The University of Georgia Press, 1999.

Logue, Barbara J. "In Pursuit of Prosperity: Disease and Death in a Massachusetts Commercial Port, 1660-1850." Journal of Social History 25, no. 2 (Winter 1991): 309-344.

Marsden, Susan, and Robert Galois. "The Tsimshian, the Hudson's Bay Company, and the Geopolitics of the Northwest Coast Fur Trade, 1787-1840." Canadian Geographer 39, no. 2 (Summer 1995): 169-184.

McGreevy, Patrick V. Imagining Niagara: The Meaning and Making of Niagara Falls. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 1994.

McGregor, Robert Kuhn. "Deriving a Biocentric History: Evidence From the Journal of Henry David Thoreau." Environmental Review 12, no. 2 (Summer 1988): 117-124.

McKay, Bonnie J. Oyster Wars and the Public Trust: Property, Law, and Ecology in New Jersey History. Tucson: The University of Arizona Press, 1999.

Merchant, Carolyn. "The Theoretical Structure of Ecological Revolutions." Environmental Review 11 (Winter 1987): 265-274.

Miller, Perry. Errand Into the Wilderness. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1956.

Newman, Cathy. "The Lure of the Catskills." National Geographic 182, no. 5 (November 1992): 108-131.

Peyser, Joseph L., ed. Letters From New France: The Upper Country, 1686-1783. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1992.

Platt, Virginia B. "Tar, Staves, and New England Rum: The Trade of Aaron Lopez of Newport, Rhode Island, with Colonial North Carolina." North Carolina Historical Review 48 (January 1971): 1-22.

Sherman, Michael. "The CCC in Vermont." Vermont History News (November-December 1994): 74-77.

Terrie, Philip G. Forever Wild: A Cultural History of Wilderness in the Adirondacks. Syracuse, New York: Syracuse University Press, 1994.

Thompson, Henry A. "The Life of a Vermont Farmer and Lumberman: The Diaries of Henry A. Thompson of Grafton and Saxton River." Vermont History 42 (Spring 1974): 89-139.

Van Zandt, Roland. "The Catskills and the Rise of American Landscape Painting." New York Historical Society Quarterly 49 (July 1965): 257-281.

Winter, Kate H. The Woman in the Mountain: Reconstructions of Self and Land by Adirondack Women Writers. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1989.

Landscape and Land Use

Anderson, Patricia. The Course of Empire: The Erie Canal and the New York Landscape. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1984.

Beveridge, Charles E., and David Schuyler, eds. The Papers of Frederick Law Olmsted. Vol. III: Creating Central Park, 1857-1861. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1983.

Bridenbaugh, Carl. "Yankee Use and Abuse of the Forest in the Building of New England, 1620-1660." In Early Americans, 92-120. New York: Oxford University Press, 1981.

Brooks, Charles E. "Overrun with Bushes: Frontier Land Development and the Forest History of the Holland Purchase, 1800-1850." Forest and Conservation History 39, no. 1 (January 1995).

Cook, Don. "Oak Orchard: A Long Term Success Story." Conservationist 49 (October 1994): 2-7.

Cramer, Marianne. "Urban Renewal: Restoring the Vision of Olmsted and Vaux in Central Park's Woodlands." Restoration & Management Notes 11 (Winter 1993): 106-116.

Everett, Nigel. The Tory View of Landscape. New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press for the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, 1994.

Fiorelli, Edward A., and James M. Rossi. "The Place of Bad Woods: Staten Island's High Rock Park." Conservationist 38 (July/August 1983): 15-21.

Foster, David R. "Land-Use History (1730-1990) and Vegetation Dynamics in Central New England." Journal of Ecology 80, no. 4 (December 1992): 753-772.

Fritzell, Peter A. "The Wilderness and the Garden: Metaphors for the American Landscape." Forest History 12 (April 1968): 16-23.

Green, Eugene. "Naming and Mapping the Environments of Early Massachusetts, 1620-1776." Names 2 (1982): 77-92.

Heiman, Michael. "Production Confronts Consumption: Landscape Perception and Social Conflicts in the Hudson Valley." Environment and Planning D: Society and Space 7 (1989): 165-173.

Judd, Richard W. "Reshaping Maine's Landscape: Rural Culture, Tourism, and Conservation, 1890-1929." Journal of Forest History 32 (October 1988): 180-190.

Lemon, James. The Best Poor Man's Country: A Geographical Study of Early Southeastern Pennsylvania, 1972.

Maunder, Elwood R. "The History of Land Use in the Housatonic Valley." Connecticut Woodlands 33 (Spring 1968): 10-14.

Olmsted, Frederick Law. Landscape into Cityscape: Frederick Law Olmsted's Plans for a Greater New York City. Edited by Albert Fein. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1968.

Raup, Hugh M. "The View From John Sanderson's Farm: A Perspective for the Use of the Land." Forest History 10 (April 1966): 2-11.

Wacker, Peter O., and Paul G.E. Clemens. Land Use in Early New Jersey: A Historical Geography. Newark: New Jersey Historical Society, 1994.

Environmental Conservation and Policy

Cupper, Dan. "A Century of Conservation: The Story of Pennsylvania's State Parks."

Judd, Richard W. "Grass-Roots Conservation in Eastern Coastal Maine: Monopoly and the Moral Economy of Weir Fishing, 1893-1911." Environmental History Review 12 (Summer 1988): 81-103.

Kastner, Joseph. "Long Before Furs, it was Feathers that Stirred Reformist Ire." Smithsonian 25 (July 1994): 96-104.

Mayo, Lawrence S. "The Kings Woods. Proceedings of the Massachusetts Historical Society." 54 (October 1920-June 1921): 50-61.

Manning, Samuel F. New England Masts and the King's Broad Arrow. London: National Maritime Museum, 1979.

Patton, Thomas W. "Forestry and Politics: Franklin D. Roosevelt as Governor of New York."

New York History 75 (October 1994): 397-418.

Russell, Franklin. "The Vermont Prophet: George Perkins Marsh." Horizon 10, no. 31 (1968): 16-23.