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John Peine Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2029

The John Peine Collection houses drafts, reports, proposals, letters, and memoranda documenting various issues affecting the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Dates

  • 1982-1990

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library.

Extent

2 Linear Feet

Abstract

The John Peine Collection houses drafts, reports, proposals, letters, and memoranda documenting various issues affecting the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Biographical/Historical Note

John Douglas Peine was born in Dallas, Texas on January 21, 1944. He earned his BS in Forestry from Purdue University and his MS and PhD (1972) in Watershed Management from the University of Arizona. In 1972, he began working as an Outdoor Recreation Planner for the Bureau of Outdoor Recreation in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In 1982, Peine took a position as an Outdoor Recreation Planner for the Heritage, Conservation, and Recreation Service in Ann Arbor, Michigan. In the same year, he began his work with the Great Smoky Mountains National Park as Research Administrator and Director of the Uplands Research Laboratory. Peine has also been involved in a number of international conservation efforts and has written several books, including Environmental monitoring and baseline data management strategies and the focus of future research in Great Smoky Mountains National Park (1985), Visitor use patterns at Great Smoky Mountains National Park (1988), and Ecosystem management for sustainability : principles and practices illustrated by a regional biosphere reserve cooperative (1999).

Arrangement

Collection consists of two boxes.

Acquisition Note

John Peine donated this collection to the University of Tennessee Libraries, Knoxville, Special Collections.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480