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Digital Branch of the University of Alaska Fairbanks Oral History Program

Russell Berry

Russell Berry

Russell W. Berry served as superintendent of Denali National Park and Preserve from 1989 to 1994. He entered the National Park Service in 1966 as a park historian at the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial in St. Louis, Missouri, and continued to develop his Park Service career through a number of eastern park assignments and management posts. Before coming to Denali in June 1989, Russ served as assistant superintendent at Big Bend National Park in Texas, and six years as superintendent at Voyageurs National Park in Minnesota. After leaving Alaska, he went on to serve as superintendent of Cape Hatteras National Seashore and the Virgin Islands National Park, and he retired from the National Park Service in 2000.

Russell Berry appears in the following new Jukebox projects: