“The Hand-writing on the Wall”

John Davidson often spoke eloquently and urgently of the need for conservation. Follow his 1924 presidential address to the Vancouver Natural History Society to discover the environmental issues that the young city of Vancouver faced.
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Vancouver Natural History Society

“THE HAND-WRITING ON THE WALL” or “Wake Up! Vancouver”

(An address on the Conservation of Plant Life)

Presidential Address by
Prof. John Davidson, F.L.S
October 1st, 1924