Ernest Thompson Seton – A Scout Appeals for Peace

In communicating with members of the Woodcraft League of the Czech Republic, we have exchanged documents of ET Seton’s work.  I sent them a transcript of “The Hunting Wolves” from a recording published by Ron Edmonds and in return, I received a Radio Praha article, recorded in 2015 that offers sections of a talk that ET … Read more

“Savage Jaguars, King Cats, and Ghostly Tigres: Affective Logics and Predatory Natures in Twentieth-Century American Nature Writing.”

Recently published in Fall issue of The Professional Geographer, author Shari Wilcox analyzes the language used by three well-known conservationist authors to describe jaguars.  A must read article for anyone interested in environmental rhetoric, big cats, Theodore Roosevelt, Aldo Leopold, and Ernest Thompson Seton.

The Storyteller: My Years with Ernest Thompson Seton

The Storyteller, My Years with Ernest Thompson Seton, by Leila Moss Knox with Linda L. Knox,, is a delightful, engaging book that documents the  three year period that the author, Leila Moss Knox lived with her aunt Julia Moss Seton and her husband Ernest Thompson Seton, who she called “Granddaddy”.  It is a remarkable story … Read more

Seton’s Father: One Who Knew the Price of Everything and the Value of Nothing

This morning’s Chicago Tribune has an article entitled “10 Things You Might Not Know About Debt.” Number seven on the list is as follows: “Canadian naturalist Ernest Thompson Seton, a father figure in the development of the Boy Scouts, had a difficult relationship with his own dad. When Seton turned 21, his father handed him … Read more

Scouts Discover Standing Rock Site in Greenwich

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