Recommended External Links
CSPRA Ranger150 Memo view as PDF

Ranger 150th Anniversary Brochure view as PDF

Galen Clark: 1866 Yosemite Guardian and the First California Park Ranger

Yosemite State Park Rangers
State Park Guardians (Rangers) at Yosemite State Park 1866-1906

Women in Uniform
Harriette "Petey" Weaver, the First Woman State Park Ranger

Badges, Patches Decals & Insignia
Used by California Park Agencies

State Park Directors & Division Chiefs Serving 1927 to 2016

History of the Park Ranger Uniform
Origins of the Uniform and the
Stetson Hat

State Park District Superintendents: 1928 to 1980

History of California State Park Anniversaries

California State Parks Commission and the Olmsted Report
First Parks Commission was Established in 1864, followed by Olmsted's Evaluation in 1865

K-9 Program History in California State Parks

State & Local Park Organization Recognition
State of California Medal of Valor State Park Recipients
Honorary Rangers

Historic Rosters & Employee Documents
December 1937 Permanent Employee Roster
September 1938 Employee Roster
1938 Park Employee Wages
November 1940 Employee Roster
May 1951 Employee Roster
December 1957 Employee Roster

Manuals
1947 Division Beaches & Parks Field Operations Manual, 164 pages, 8.0MB PDF
1963 Division Beaches & Parks Naturalist Manual, 120 pages, 7.9MB PDF

Group, Statewide Meeting, and Training Conference Photos
June 1938 Statewide Ranger/Superintendent Meeting, Big Sur
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Photo ID Location Map for June 1938 photo
* Photo ID Name Legend for June 1938 photo
June 1956 Statewide Ranger/Naturalist Conference, Big Basin
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June 1956 photo ID
June 1957 Ranger/Naturalist Training, Big Basin
* June 1957 photo ID

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Ranger 150

California State Park Rangers
150 Years of Service ~ 1866 to 2016
Galen Clark, at Yosemite Falls in
California's Yosemite State Park