Cultural History

top photo by Lloyd Smithcover-1

Smith Brothers History, Photos and Posters and a horse named Duke
A major resource and why this website was developed in the first place – most of this material is unavailable anywhere else. Includes the Smith Brothers Chronological History of Crater Lake

 Park Structures and Places
Reports, studies, historical overviews and more.
People and The National Park Service at Crater Lake
how it came to be, when and why – and the people who made it happen.

klamNative Americans at Crater Lake
The complex culture of the first visitors and residents of Crater Lake and surrounding areas

The Diary of Fletcher Lynn: Visit to Crater Lake, August 1889 in which a group of intrepid travelers journey to Crater Lake, eat, make music, play games – and try to shoot everything they see.

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