The Early Years

J. Frank Schairer and PATCers in the 1930sJ. Frank Schairer and PATCers in the 1930s

These video segments were made from a PATC movie filmed in the 1930s and are narrated by Tom Johnson, a former President of the PATC, who posted them on YouTube for the opening of the Appalachian Trail Museum in Pine Grove Furnace State Park, Pennsylvania.


Benton MacKaye, Myron Avery, J. Frank Schairer, & PATC Trail Construction

Dr. Sexton—Hut & Shelter Construction

Hikes, Dances, & Excursions

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