Appalachian Trail Histories


Trail Clubs (10 items in collection)


The Appalachian Trail Conservancy must interact with all of the fourteen states that the Appalachian Trail goes through. For this reason, situations of unfairness and unequal distribution of attention may arise from the ATC towards the states' trail clubs.


Trail Maintaining Clubs

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Rulette Mapp, Founder of Outdoor Afro

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The Black Outdoors


Volunteer trail crew in Tennessee (1947)


The Appalachian Trial between Thunderhead Mountain and Derrick Knob (1965)


Trail Work (1935)

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Work Trip on Appalachian Trail (1935)

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PATC Trip to Smoke Hole (1936)

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PATC Trail Crew (2012)

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Trail Volunteer (1932)

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RATC Hike to Potts Mountain (1939)