Hetch Hetchy, Yosemite, and the battle for National Parks


Albert Bierstadt, Hetch Hetchy Valley, California, c. 1874-80, oil on canvas, 94.8 x 148.2 cm (Bequest of Laura M. Lyman, in memory of her husband Theodore Lyman, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art)


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Cite this page as: Erin Monroe, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art and Dr. Beth Harris, "Hetch Hetchy, Yosemite, and the battle for National Parks," in Smarthistory, December 21, 2018, accessed January 23, 2019, https://smarthistory.org/hetch-hetchy-yosemite/.