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America"s national monuments

the politics of preservation

by Rothman, Hal

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Published by University Press of Kansas in Lawrence, Kan .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • National monuments -- United States.,
    • Monuments -- Conservation and restoration -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementHal Rothman.
      SeriesDevelopment of western resources
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE159 .R68 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 255 p. :
      Number of Pages255
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1431939M
      ISBN 100700606726
      LC Control Number93043439

      Make your next vacation a spiritual pilgrimage. The National Park Service oversees more than the 61 national parks; hundreds more monuments and historic sites mark where important events in America’s story occurred, protect unique natural landmarks, and remember those who changed history. From the Statue of Liberty to Harper’s Ferry to Devil’s Thumb, these national .   After the first national park, Yellowstone, was established in to protect the natural beauty of its world-famous geyser basins and wildlife, the U.S. National Park Service was founded in Author: Lyndsey Matthews.

      New National Monuments - Three new National Monuments on Civil Rights have been announced by President Obama; Birmingham Civil Rights, Freedom Riders, and Recontruction Era National Monuments. There was also an expansion of the existing national monuments; California Coastal and Cascade-Siskiyou. A Celebration of National Parks This August marks the th anniversary of the National Park Service, founded to oversee the country’s parks and monuments. A new book and an exhibit at the George Eastman Museum in Rochester, N.Y., celebrates the centennial.

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