AREA AND BOUNDARY MAPS
To the body and mind...cramped by noxious work or company, nature
is medicinal and restores their tone. The tradesman, the attorney, come
out of the din and draft of the street and sees the sky and the woods
and is a man again. In their eternal calm, he finds himself. The health
of the eye demands a horizon. We are never tired so long as we see far
Words of Ralph Waldo Emerson spoken by Senator Paul H.
Douglas as he waded into Lake Michigan after announcing his goal of
seeking legislation to preserve the remainder of the Indiana Dunes.
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Last Updated: 07-Oct-2003