Myron Avery, 1899 - 1952

Myron Avery

Courtesy of the Appalachian Trail Conservancy

  • Known For: Appalachian Trail creation and promotion
  • Maine Connection: Born in Lubec, ME; graduated from Bowdoin College.


Myron H. Avery Collection at the Maine State Library

Selected Books by Myron Avery

  • The Traveler: Two Decades: Random Notes, 1949
  • Maine's Second Mountain, 1945
  • Artists and Katahdin, 1940
  • Guide to the Appalachian Trail in Maine: Katadhin to Mt. Bigelow 173.5 Miles, c1934
  • Climbing Mt. Katahdin in Maine, 1933
  • To Keep Path and its Successors: the History of Katahdin from the East and North, 1929
  • A Bibliography for Mount Kataadn, 1923

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