In 1894 there was concern about the extinction of the Adirondack Moose. So 121 years ago people were writing about the loss of certain animals. The article talks in great detail of the loss of animals and how the changing habitat and hunting practices were making them vanish.
The article delves into the research of the moose and the differences between the moose of the Adirondacks and the moose of the Northwest.
The Century Magazine
Vol. XLVII No. 3