John Muir in the New World

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Episode Info

Profiling Sierra Club founder John Muir (1838 to 1914), who's often called America's first environmentalist. Narrated by Jane Alexander, the documentary features readings from his journals and articles; remarks from environmental historians, scholars and former Sierra Club president Allison Chin; and includes reenactments that were filmed in Yosemite; the Sierra Nevada; Alaska; Wisconsin; and Alhambra Valley, Cal.

Cast

Joe Butler
as Young John Muir
Howard Weamer
as Old John Muir
Patsy Fulhorst
as Jeanne Carr