- January 6, 1931 – Raymond Torrey to JSA
The Association for the Protection of the Adirondacks
Old Tribune Building
No. 154 Nassau Street
New York City
Dear Mr. Apperson:
Mr. John G. Apgar, President of the Association for the Protection of the Adirondacks, asks me to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of Jan. 2, enclosing comments on your “Tree Cutting” pamphlet, by William G. Howard, superintendent of the Division of Lands and Forests.
I sent you yesterday, by Mr. Agar’s direction, an official statement of the position of the Association on the amendments affecting the Forest Preserve. I enclose a copy of it.
With New Year’s greetings, I am,
Raymond H. Torrey
President – John G. Agar
Vice-Presidents – Samuel H. Ordway, George Welwood Murray, Robert W. DeForest, E.R.A. Seligman, Henry S. Harper
Treasurer – George D. Pratt
Asst. Treasurer and Secretary – Raymond H. Torrey
Trustees: John G. Agar, Dr. Edward R. Baldwin, John B. Burnham, Russell M. L. Carson, Ernest T. Carter, Walter H. Cluett, Robert W. Deforest, Dr. Samuel M. Evans, Leroy E. Frost, Henry Graves, Jr., Henry S. Harper, Archer M. Huntington, Thomas P. Kingsford, Robert Marshall, Benjamin B. McAlpin, Charles W. McCutchen, J. Pierpont Morgan, George Welwood Murray, Samuel H. Ordway, Henry Fairfield Osborn, Henry Fairfield Osborn, George Foster Peabody, George D. Pratt, Percy A. Rockefeller, E.R.A. Seligman, Augustus D. Shepard, Francis Louis Slade, Eris P. Swenson, Ottomar H. Van Norden, William G. Ver Planck, Farnham Yardley