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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yosemite_National_Park

Yosemite National Park is a national park spanning portions of Tuolumne, Mariposa and ..... The Yosemite Museum was founded in 1926 through the efforts of Ansel Franklin Hall.In the 1920s, the museum featured Native Americans practicing ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Yosemite_area

For over 3,000 years Sierra Miwok, Mono, Paiute, and other Native American groups have lived ... Yosemite Valley and the Mariposa Grove were added to the national park in 1906. The United States Army .... That situation changed in 1848 after gold was discovered in the foothills west of the range. Travel and trade activity ...

www.nps.gov/yose/learn/historyculture/index.htm

Mar 4, 2015 ... John Muir helped spark the creation of Yosemite National Park in 1890. ... Read the National Parks Second Century Commission's 2009 ...

www.history.com/this-day-in-history/yosemite-national-park-established

On this day in History, Yosemite National Park established on Oct 01, 1890. ... In 1889, John Muir discovered that the vast meadows surrounding Yosemite ...

www.ohranger.com/yosemite/history-yosemite

Although Yosemite's history as a national park goes back more than 100 years, ... The discovery of gold in the Sierra Nevada foothills in 1848 brought thousands ...

www.travelyosemite.com/discover/park-history

... wilderness, sheer cliffs and remarkable tranquility, a spirit of discovery will well up inside you. ... In 1890, Yosemite was established as a National Park. ... formed National Park service took the reigns in managing Yosemite National Park.

www.nationalgeographic.com/travel/national-parks/yosemite-national-park

Nov 5, 2009 ... Get Yosemite information, facts, photos, and more in this Yosemite National Park guide from National Geographic.

www.smithsonianmag.com/history/john-muirs-yosemite-10737

"People think he discovered Yosemite or started the national park system. Others assume he lived here all his life." In fact, says Gediman, Muir lived in Yosemite ...

www.britannica.com/place/Yosemite-National-Park

Yosemite National Park: scenic mountain region in east-central California, U.S. It ... birds found are Steller's jays, western meadowlarks, and mountain bluebirds.

www.livescience.com/39515-yosemite-national-park-facts-information-lodging.html

Sep 9, 2013 ... Yosemite National Park spans nearly 1200 square miles and features ... Two years later, Muir founded the Sierra Club to further promote the ...