Timelines: Lafayette National Park Becomes Acadia
A brief account of the anecdotes surrounding why and how the Moore heiresses, daughters of John Godfrey Moore who owned thousands of acres on Maine's Schoodic peninsula, persuaded park superintendent George Dorr to change the park's name from Lafayetter to Acadia.
Acadia National Park (Me.)
Kevin, Brian, "Timelines: Lafayette National Park Becomes Acadia" (2020). Maine News Index - Down East Magazine. 5328.