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Ten Parks that Changed America | About


Major funding for 10 PARKS THAT CHANGED AMERICA is provided by:
The Joseph & Bessie Feinberg Foundation.

Additional funding is provided by:
Joan and Robert Clifford and The Walter E. Heller Foundation, in memory of Alyce DeCosta.

Funding is also provided by:
Millennium Properties R/E, Peter and Jane McNitt, Marvin and Adele Goldsmith, Mark and Lisa Pinsky, Sonia T. Marschak, Allstate Insurance Company, and Chicago Architecture Foundation.


Website Producer
Margaret Newman
Alan Brunettin

Website Design
Jenny Macchione

Website Development
Kevin Crowley
Chris Ege
Justin Henderson

Senior VP, Marketing and Interactive Media
Anne Gleason

Website Consultant
Lynn Josse

Curriculum Writer
Jane Cowan


Produced by
Dan Protess

Geoffrey Baer

Director of Photography
Tim Boyd

Frederick Steim

Peter Marks

Andy Howard

Associate Producer
Elise Pasquinelli

Field Producer
Becky Liscum

Original Score by
Steve Mullen

Online Editor
Paul Thornton

Additional Camera
Mark Chamberlin

Aerial Photography
Craig Davidenko
Fly View Aerial
Kevin Hackenberg
Running Pony

Paul Alfe
Gerry Berkowitz
Jared Detsikas
Jeff Edrich
Whitney Ince
Dave Moyer
Brandon Robertson
Grant Waters
Scott Waters

Mike Astle
Bruce Dickson
John Draus
Matt Figler
Ryan Goble
Matt Howe
Stephen Kaye
Rich Lanza
Robert Lopez
John Spicola

Production Assistant
Kathryn Chamberlin

Graphic Design
Reed Marvine

Photo Animation
Stefanie Kljucaric

Art Director
Linda Fox

Jean Guarino

Additional Research
Julianne Hill
Robert Sharoff

Production Interns
Jes Farnum
Emma Hornor
Taniayah Johnson
Sara Micknowski
Matthew Schaffer
Julianna St. Onge
Lydia Woods
Jamie Zoll

Field Engineer in Charge
Dave Moyer

Post Production Engineers in Charge
Mark Anderson
Don DeMartini

Facilities Manager
Michelle McKenzie-Voigt

Media Manager
Barry Blue

Project Manager
Marie Considine

CaraMar, Inc.

Julia Maish

Eshed Halpern

Galen Cranz
Peter Harnik
Frederick Steiner
Thaisa Way

Additional Footage

Archival Materials
American Catholic Historical Society
AP Images
The Architectural Archives of the University of Pennsylvania
Baker Library, Harvard Business School
Boston Pictorial Archive
Casa Rio Restaurant
Chicago History Museum
Chicago Park District
Collection of the Supreme Court of the United States
Lewis Fisher
Friends of the High Line
Georgia Historical Society
Getty Images
Granger - Historical Picture Archive
Richard Haag
Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia
Harvard University Archives
Sara Hines
Historic Architecture and Landscape Image Collection, Ryerson & Burnham Archives, Art Institute of Chicago
Historic Films
Keevil Footage Collection
Adam Levine
Library of Congress, Carol M. Highsmith Archive
Library of Congress, Detroit Publishing Company Collection
Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division
Library of Congress, George Grantham Bain Collection
Library of Congress, HAER
Library of Congress, John Davis Batchelder Collection
Library of Congress, Popular Graphic Arts Collection
Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division
Library of Congress, Stereograph Cards Collection
Los Angeles Public Library
Memphis Public Library
Metcalf and Eddy
Mount Auburn Cemetery Historical Collections, Cambridge and Watertown, MA
Museum of History & Industry, Seattle
National Park Service, Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site
New-York Historical Society
New York Public Library
Producers Library
San Antonio Conservation Society Foundation
Seattle Municipal Archives
Jim Shaughnessy
Special Collections, University of Washington Libraries
Joel Sternfeld
Tennessee Department of Transportation
UK Government Art Collection
U.S. Department of Transportation
The U.S. National Archives
Vanishing Georgia, Georgia Archives, University System of Georgia
Wellcome Library, London
WPA Film Library
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Yale University Art Gallery, Mabel Brady Garvan Collection

Special Thanks
City of Philadelphia
Overton Park Conservancy
Port of Oakland

Series Producer
Dan Protess

Senior Editor
Geoffrey Baer

Executive Producer
V.J. McAleer

Executive Producer
Dan Soles

Sr. Vice President, WTTW National Productions
Parke Richeson