Benton MacKaye's proposed map of an Appalachian Trail
This map of a proposed Appalachian Trail appeared in Benton MacKaye's essay, "An Appalachian Trail: A Project in Regional Planning," Journal of the American Institute of Architects, 9 (October 1921): 325-30. It shows the original route he had in mind for the Trail as well as a variety of connecting trails that either existed or were already in the planning or construction stages.
SubjectAppalachian Trail proposal
Journal of the American Institute of Architects, 9 (October 1921): 325-30
Benton MacKaye, “Benton MacKaye's proposed map of an Appalachian Trail,” Appalachian Trail Histories, accessed March 28, 2023, https://appalachiantrailhistory.org/items/show/401.