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Biography: J. Edward Roush, 1969
31 pages; 1 tape, 3 3/4 ips, 70 minutes; no
Thomas Dustin was vice president of the Izaak Walton League and
a member of Congressman Roush's staff. He speaks in depth about the struggle to
preserve the Indiana Dunes and the important role Roush played in the debate.
There were also many political and corporate adversaries against the project,
and Dustin discusses a few of the most notable.
- Bethlehem Steel Corporation
- Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
- Indiana Port Commission
- Inland Steel Corporation
- Izaak Walton League
- Save the Dunes Council
- United States Army Corps of Engineers
- organization vice president
- Douglas, Paul
- Udall, Morris K.
- Welsh, Matthew E.
- Chicago, Illinois
- northern Indiana
- Douglas bill
- park recreation
- political compromises