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Ernest Thompson Seton, scout and naturalist.

Wyatt Blassingame

Ernest Thompson Seton, scout and naturalist.

by Wyatt Blassingame

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Published by Garrard Pub. Co. in Champaign, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Seton, Ernest Thompson, 1860-1946 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Seton, Ernest Thompson, 1860-1946.,
  • Naturalists.

  • About the Edition

    An easy-to-read biography of the artist, naturalist, and conservationist who was one of the founders of the Boy Scouts of America.

    Edition Notes

    StatementIllustrated by Frank Vaughn.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesA Discovery book
    ContributionsVaughn, Frank, 1915- illus.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH31.S48 B57
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p.
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4915272M
    ISBN 100811663051
    LC Control Number76148186
    OCLC/WorldCa205856

    Naturalist Ernest Thompson Seton spent many hours in the wilderness. He kept extensive nature journals and wrote books about the wild animals he observed. Scouts, led by Scout Naturalists, will also experience adventure during week-long Seton . Biographical Information about Ernest Thompson Seton Seton, AKA “Chief”, AKA “Black Wolf” was an award winning wildlife illustrator and naturalist who was also a spell-binding storyteller and lecturer, a best selling author of animal stories, expert with Native American Sign language and early supporter of the political, cultural and spiritual rights of First Peoples.

    Ernest Thompson Seton () was best known as the author of Wild Animals I Have Known and as co-founder of the Boy Scouts of America. Seton was born on Aug , in South Shields, England, the eighth of the ten sons of Alice Snowdon Thompson and Joseph Logan Thompson. At the age of 21 he took the surname Seton in the belief that his father. In Seton met Lord Baden-Powell, Scouting’s founder, who had read Seton’s book, The Birch Bark Roll of the Woodcraft Indians, and was greatly intrigued by it. Seton became the president of the committee that founded the Boy Scouts of America and was its first (and only) Chief Scout. Seton wrote the Boy Scout Handbook.

    Pagan Pioneers: Founders, Elders, Leaders and Others. Ernest Thompson Seton. Written and compiled by George Knowles. Born on the 14 th August , Ernest Thompson Seton was a British born Canadian and later U.S. naturalized citizen. He was a prolific author of animal fiction, a wildlife artist and naturalist who founded the Woodcraft Indians in , one of the first . Ernest Thompson Seton: man in nature and the Progressive Era, by John Henry Wadland (Book) Trail of an artist-naturalist: the autobiography of Ernest Thompson Seton by Ernest Thompson Seton (Book).


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[Wyatt Blassingame; Frank Vaughn] -- An easy-to-read biography of the artist, naturalist, and conservationist who was one of the founders of the Boy Scouts of America.

orig. Ernest Evan Thompson also called Ernest E.T. Seton or Ernest Seton-Thompson born Aug. 14,South Shields, Durham, Eng. died Oct. 23,Seton Village, Santa Fe, N.M., U.S. British-born U.S. naturalist and animal fiction writer. Seton's family emigrated to Canada from England in He earned a living for a time as a wild-animal.

Naturalist and artist Ernest Thompson Seton was a founding pioneer of the Boy Scouts of America who introduced many elements of Native American lore to scouting rituals.

In this comprehensive collection of his most interesting stories, crafts, games, and other activities related to outdoor life, Seton offers a respectful and informative tribute to Native American culture. "Trail of an Artist-Naturalist" is the Autobiography of Ernest Thompson Seton.

Ernest Thompson Seton ( - ) was an English author and wildlife artist who founded the Woodcraft Indians in He was also among the founding members of the Boy Scouts of America, established in Ernest Thompson Seton, from his early childhood days in Canada, dreamed of spending his life out of doors.

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Who Was Ernest Thompson Seton. Ernest Evan Thompson had nine brothers. He craved knowledge and loved the outdoors. He excelled in most every field he studied. First art, then natural history, becoming a respected naturalist, writer, lecturer, and international figure.

Ernest Thompson Seton was a Scots-Canadian (and naturalized U.S. citizen) who became a noted author, wildlife artist, founder of the Woodcraft Indians, and one of the founding pioneers of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA).

Seton also heavily influenced Lord Baden-Powell, the founder of Scouting. His notable books related to Scouting include The /5(2). Trail of an Artist-Naturalist: The Autobiography of Ernest Thompson Seton (Biologists and Their World).

It is obvious by the extensive notes, index, and biography that she has done much research on Ernest Thompson Seton, the artist and naturalist, who wrote many animal stories such as Wild Animals I have Known and Lives of Game Animals.

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Seton lectured widely and established a youth group called the Woodcraft Indians that combined his love of the outdoors and his artistic talent.

The activities of the Woodcraft Indians directly led to the formation of the Boy Scouts of America, which Seton co-founded in.

Definition/Life Highlights Ernest Thompson Seton was a naturalist, best-selling author, lecturer, and artist who studied wildlife and Native American culture.

He is most widely known as the chairman of the committee that established the Boy Scouts of America and as the founder of Woodcraft Indians. Philmont Museum An award winning author and illustrator, Ernest Thompson Seton was a prominent naturalist and founder of the Boy Scouts of America.

Seton, an Englishman of Scottish ancestry, came to the United States in the s. Working his way westward, Seton arrived in northeastern New Mexico in to work as a naturalist and. A naturalist who studied animals extensively, producing the classic work, Lives of Game Animals, essentially an eight-volume illustrated encyclopedia covering nearly every wild animal in North America, A well-known advocate of Native American rights, The founder of the Woodcraft League, also known as Woodcraft Indians and Seton Indians.

Ernest Thompson Seton - Trail of an Artist-Naturalist Over a century ago Ernest Thompson Seton co-founded the Boy Scouts of America and became the first Chief Scout in He wrote the first two editions of the Scout Handbook, and more importantly, he initiated the development of the Eagle Scout rank.

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He is the author of the award-winning book, Ernest Thompson Seton: The Life and Legacy of an Artist and Conservationist. Witt is the founder of the Southwest Art History Conference and former curator of the University of New Mexico Harwood Museum of Art, Taos, where he created over two hundred exhibitions on the art and art history of New Mexico.

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