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National park history has local family tie

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The much ballyhooed television series by Ken Burns chronicling the establishment of the National Park Service has a bit of a local tie.

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Local resident Bill Langford is the great-great-nephew of Nathaniel Pitt Langford, who was a member of the Washburn-Langford-Doane Expedition which was the first to officially explore portions of what eventually became Yellowstone National Park.

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