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National Historic Sites of Canada are places that have been designated by the Minister of the Environment of Canada, on the advice of the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada (HSMBC), as being of national historic significance.

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"Poetry is the opening and closing of a door, leaving those who look through to guess about what is seen during the moment." ~Carl Sandburg Today is the birthday of Mr. Sandburg (b.1878-d.1967), a three time Pulitzer Prize winner, and, as of 2013, the only American poet ever invited to address a joint session of Congress. Carl Sandburg has regional significance with with his home, a National Historic Site, located just north of Greenville in Flat Rock, NC. The library system has a number of items pertaining to Mr. Sandburg available for check out or browsing.
LeadAR Class 16 on their tour of the Ft. Smith National Historic Site during Seminar 6 focusing on Agricultural...
Make reservations for the annual candlelight tour through the Jimmy Carter National Historic Site Boyhood Farm...
At 530 and 6 tonight problems at the Port au Choix National Historic site access road.
The Thomas Cole National Historic Site selects three Fellows each season to join us and participate in the research and interpretation of the work, home, and studio of Thomas Cole. Designed for exceptional graduating or recently graduated college seniors, Cole Fellows are afforded an opportunity to…
Enjoy holiday festivities remembering Christmas celebrations of the past at Fort Smith National Historic Site.
Baltimore alumna Gregory R. Weidman '72 is the curator of the Hampton National Historic Site, by far one of the most stunning historic house museums on the east coast! Check it out at:
Grey Towers National Historic Site is decorated for the holidays and has some wonderful events: Students from...
112 Years ago the world got a little smaller at Signal Hill National Historic Site, our Sister Park.
Carols and Yuletide tunes are on our playlist this weekend at Hampton National Historic Site, Towson, MD.
Happy National Public Lands Day! I'm with some wonderful volunteers at the MLK, Jr. Natl Historic Site. SJ htt…
Thanks to the Leadership Lake County (Ohio) Class of 2014 for visiting James A. Garfield National Historic Site today!
want to do a photo-shoot in ATLANTA at the MLK National Historic site!
1963 Andrew Johnson National Historic Site Park Creation All of us hope they...
Visit Christmas at the Fort on December 14th at the Fort Vancouver National Historic Site from 10:00am to 3:00pm.
This past summer our Banff location set up two transparent tents at the Cave and Basin National Historic Site. Do you love the look of transparent tents as much as we do?
On this day in 1991, Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site was established. Check out the park w/
Fort York National Historic Site will be featured on the travel show "Travel Thru History" on December 14th at 9 a.m.
The Lincoln Home National Historic Site is in the holiday spirit. Visitors are now welcome to check
Thanks to Victoria Allen for sharing the following: Julena Campbell, Chief of Interp at Southeast Arizona Group, is seeking NON-COMPETITIVE ELIGIBLE resumes to fill 3 GS-5 positions at Chiricahua National Monument, Coronado National Memorial, and Fort Bowie National Historic Site. This includes Pathways employees who are ready to convert or may be ready to convert in the next month or two. Contact her ASAP for more info: First_Last
Toronto Fire Services Station is a designated National Historic Site located at 20 Balmoral Ave. (right near...
We are currently conducting fieldwork at Mammoth Cave NP, Andrew Johnson National Historic Site, and Abraham...
After several years’ absence, the Las Posadas event returns to the John Muir National Historic Site this Saturday in hopes of bringing the community together for a cultural holiday celebration.
Mr. Herbert May Barranger, Jr., age 83, passed away Tuesday morning, December 3, at his home in Americus. Services are planned for 2:00 PM on Monday, December 9, from the committal pavilion at Andersonville National Historic Site. Dr. Mike Flowers will officiate. Friends are invited to call at the family residence, 120 Shirley Road, at any time, on Friday, Saturday, or Sunday. Born August 24, 1930 in Danville, VA, he was a son of the late Herbert M. Barranger and Berta Davis Barranger. Mr. Barranger was a member of First Baptist Church of Americus, and was a veteran of the United States Army, having earned the rank of Sergeant. He later owned and retired from several businesses specializing in security and alarm systems. He is survived by his wife, Shirley Biggs Barranger of Americus; son Herbert M. Barranger, III (Kristen) of Canton, GA; daughters Debbie Martin (Dennis) of Houston, TX and Shari Roush of Pensacola, FL; 5 grandchildren: Shawn Martin, Shannon Wiggins, and Sharlen Martin, all of Houston, Dan ...
$BNS PM's plane carries historic delegation to Mandela funeral, with baggage
Steamtown National Historic Site -- a fascinating National Park Service site in the Chesapeake Bay watershed -- check it out!
A great wintery night shot of the Fort Smith National Historic Site by Rick Altes!
Another great cartoon from Salem Maritime National Historic Site! This one serves as a reminder for the final...
My painting from my residency at Weir Farm National Historic Site is included in this lovely treasury!
Obama’s birthplace in Mombassa Kenya is now National Historic Site
i do too-- i've been to the Poe Museums in Richmond & Baltimore & the national historic site in Philly -- lol, i am such a nerd...
COUNTDOWN 3 TO 65 @ FAIRMONT BANFF SPRINGS. We were greeted by name at check-in “Bonjour Mr Fortunato”; a young lady knew us at Fairmont Tremblant. Others remembered us as “You’re Showtime”. It was flattering, and then to receive an early birthday cheesecake, fresh strawberries, chocolate, and mineral water (someone knows what I like). Banff Springs with its Christmas décor has such an international aura with tourists from all over the world, and a group of 200 travel agents from Germany. The most interesting was a private tour with Ryan Wilson. I was shown the Royal Suite where Queen Elizabeth and celebrities stay; the first guest was Arnold Swarzenegger. This room is $5,000/night. I saw fossils in the staircases of dinosaurs from 450 million years ago; 4 Bronze doors weighing a total of 8,000 lbs of the Alhambra ballroom worth 2 million dollars (we held our convention in this ballroom in 2010); the Cascade Ballroom with the only original oak floor from 1928 (our competition in 2010 was in th ...
Castillo de San Cristobal. La Fortaleza and San Juan National Historic Site in Puerto Rico, USA (1983). "Between the 15th and 19th centuries, a series of defensive structures was built at this strategic point in the Caribbean Sea to protect the city and the Bay of San Juan. They represent a fine display of European military architecture adapted to harbour sites on the American continent." --UNESCO
On Sat, Dec 14th Las Posadas will be celebrated at National Historic Site in Martinez, CA.
As someone who volunteers at a national historic site, I agree with you.
The Custom House and Friendship are open from 12:00-4:00 today thanks to Salem Maritime National Historic Site.
Thanks to RIck for sharing this gorgeous night shot of Friendship at Salem Maritime National Historic Site! p.s.
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HOMETOWN FAVORITES - Citadel National Historic Site, Halifax Canada’s history come to life at the Citadel National Historic Site in Halifax. Listen to bagpipes and the cracks of rifle fire during their daily battle reenactments. When the sun sets, go on a Ghost Walk to experience the dark and eerie history of this mysterious fortress. Book your stay at
Great to have our friends from the Big Island Visitors Bureau w/ us today @ Pu'ukohola Heiau National Historic Site!
Hey Fort York National Historic Site, check out these soldiers in front of the Steamboat Hotel in our model of...
The Hydrostone (a National Historic Site of Canada) was the nations 1st planned public housing project as a result.
A recent picture of our National Historic Landmark site, sent last week from ht…
In reply to Todd Battis on Hydrostone: It would appear I'm almost old enough to be a national historic site.
Did you know? The Hydrostone district in Halifax, borne out of the is a national historic site
It's a busy day all over today! If you're in the Toronto area, be sure to drop by Fort York National Historic Site for the Fort York Frost Fair: A Vintage Christmas Market -- they have tons of activities and demonstrations going on (do NOT miss the historic chocolate!) and some great Christmas shopping opportunities too. If you're in the Hamilton area, today is the day of the Locke Street Christmas Open House -- watch from Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus and catch a ride on a horse-drawn wagon! Not in Ontario? If you're in Ohio, why not pop in to Smoke & Fire Company -- they're having their Christmas Open House today, with guest craftsmen onsite, lots for wonderful things in stock, and goodies to tempt your taste buds! And if you're in Missouri, SJ Pottery LLC is having an Open House all weekend -- well worth the visit for fabulous pottery and wonderful people!
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The bad news? The closure of Sir George-Étienne Cartier National Historic Site until 2014 means no Victorian Christmas exhibition this year. The good news? Gazette photographer Phil Carpenter's video walkthrough from 2011 is almost like being there! From our Holiday Valet series of videos, stories from our archives
Tomorrow marks the beginning of "Victorian Christmas" at the Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural National Historic Site. The rooms of the home are decked out with turn-of-the-century Christmas decorations--who doesn't want to check out the Yuletide, circa 1901? (SB)
There's lots going on at Country Register advertising shops this weekend. Join in the fun at these special events. Today and tomorrow Christmas Open House at Craft-ee Crafters in Topeka. Today through Sunday - Ft. Scott National Historic Site Candlelight Tour in Ft. Scott. On Saturday, Family Home Treasures will be participating in the Christmas activities as part of Home Christmas. Hillsboro will be having a Down Home Christmas event on Saturday. Caldwell is having a Christmas Bazaar on Saturday. And The Quilting Bee in Salina and Chris' Corner Quilt Shop in Ottawa are both having holiday open houses on Saturday. No excuse to stay home. Finish up that Christmas shopping. More details -- see the individual shop ads in the latest issue of The Country Register, online at www.countryregister.com/kansas
I'll be working at the Holiday Tea at Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop and Farm National Historic Site and then on my way to a birthday party. Tip a glass of draught for me.
Now through Jan 3rd you can take a tour of the Lincoln Home National Historic Site and see how the family celebrated the Holidays. See the Home decorated with typical 1860 holiday decorations including Greenery, poinsettias and ropes of cranberries.
★(¯´*•.¸ ★* CALI UPDATE! *★¸.•*´¯)★ Cali has landed with her flying angel, Shelley, at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport at approximately 1216 EST. They are currently preparing for landing at Atlanta. From there, they have a small layover, and will be departing Atlanta at 145 PM EST bound for Los Angeles Airport. They will be on Delta Flight 1855, due at LAX around 326 PM PST. Some interesting facts about Atlanta: Peachtree Street is not named for a peach tree of any sort. Many of Atlanta's corridors follow the paths created by the Creek and Cherokee Indian nations who inhabited the area until the early 19th Century. A large Creek settlement was called Standing Pitch Tree after a tall lone tree. Over time, the "pitch tree" became "peach tree. Atlanta is the only city in North America destroyed by a fire as an act of war. Following the city's surrender to General Sherman in 1864, only 400 structures remained standing. Today, the city's symbol is the Phoenix, a legendary ...
Looking for something to do this Stop by Hillary House National Historic Site tomorrow for storytelling from 10:30-noon.
The Ridout Street Complex National Historic Site of Canada, is located in downtown London, Ontario, at the confluence of the north and south branches of the River Thames. The complex is comprised of a row of three distinguished, mid-19th-century residential and commercial buildings, the Anderson Res...
Getting ready for Yulitde at Hampton National Historic Site tours are 10 to 4 Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Yueltide weekdend with activities are next weekend Friday 12/13, Sat 12/14 and Sun 12/15. Check the web site for details.
Two pots on display at the Fort Raleigh National Historic Site Visitor Center that show the handiwork of the Tuscarora and Roanoac.
A set of 4 Chinese lacquered nesting tables that belong to Hampton National Historic Site were treated by Larry Bowers in the Museum Conservation Services Furniture Lab at HFC. The loose, curled lacquer was softened and reattached to the surface of the stabilized wooden tables. (lb)
This is a series of photographs of steam locomotives including several located at Steamtown National Historic Site. Please take a look at the images and share your comments.
It sounds like students in Salem, Massachusetts have some great opportunities to learn with primary documents with the rangers at Salem Maritime National Historic Site! Do you think if enough people like their post, they'll share this awesome lesson plan?? The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site features a reconstructed 1840s adobe fur trading post on the mountain branch of the Santa Fe Trail where traders, trappers, travelers, and the Cheyenne and Arapaho tribes came together in peaceful terms for trade. Today, living historians recreate the sights,…
A PS to Luisa D'Amato's Record article on our National Historic Site adventures. I got off the phone with Luisa around 4 pm YESTERDAY. She wrote the article, emailed it in, the paper was set offshore and then printed. It appeared in today's early morning paper. The immediacy of the process is quite astounding.
Some sad news learned at work today. A former Eisenhower National Historic Site volunteer has passed away. Barbara Heeschen of Gettysburg had been struggling with heart ailments. I believe one of my co-workers said that there will be a memorial service for her next week.
Flag of Canada Provincial flag of Ontario Bellevue House National Historic Site of Canada in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. This is where Sir John A. Macdonald (1815-1891) lived, albeit briefly. One great fact about Sir John Macdonald was that he often...
Fort William Historical Park (formerly known as Old Fort William) is a Canadian historical site located in Thunder Bay, Ontario, that contains a reconstruction of the Fort Williamfur trade post as it existed in 1815. It officially opened on July 3, 1973. It was designated a National Historic Site of...
Tried to access the Tuskegee Airmen's National Historic Site for background on that article. You can guess what happened
Today, I was in Hamilton, Ontario for the Hamilton and Scourge Memorial Event at Dundurn Castle, a National Historic Site. Although the weather did not cooperate [it was raining all day], there were over 100 people who came to see "On The Water: The Hamilton and Scourge Commemoration Ceremony", a film by Peter Rowe, edited by Mark Arcieri. The film, shot aboard the Coast Guard cutter, The Griffon, on September 4th, 2013. Interspersed between segments of the official ceremony were 'glimpses' of scenes from "Shipwrecked on A Great Lake" which is still in post production. One scene in particular was so dramatic.watching Ned Myers [played by actor, Jack Manser] and George Turnblatt [played by actor, Tayo Jacob] fighting the elements while on the Scourge in the huge storm of August 8, 1813. After the film, I went to see a very realistic exhibition called 'Living in the Field', showing tent accommodation for officers [private tent with all kinds of accoutrements] and another tent for up to six common soldiers. ...
Want to thrust into your sweetness in a national historic site until completion. You ready for that? AKA public sex
Read about the 50th anniversary plans at Grey Towers National Historic Site in Milford at
Something BIG is going on (growing on?) in the garden at the Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site. Watch for...
"Fur trade at Lachine National historic site
Fur trade at Lachine National historic site
Iron Pour at Saugus Iron Works National Historic Site was just added to the Trails & Sails line-up! Learn more &...
This National Historic Site is the only Paleo-Indian habitation site in the Great lakes area
Tubac Presidio State Historic Park Named a National Historic Site in...: A dedication ceremony will be held on...
From CNN to now here at this wonderful site. @ Dr Martin Luther King Jr National Historic Site
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Rainy morning, wet tent (outside, not in), pancakes and eggs (@ Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site)
Virtual tour of Frederick Douglass's home, Cedar Hill, Washington, DC., the Frederick Douglass National Historic Site
At the top of Fort Mason. The wind was crazy! @ Fort Point National Historic Site
Railfest 2013 at Steamtown national historic site. Exhibit car is pretty cool.
I'm at Brown vs. Board of Education National Historic Site - (Topeka, KS) [pic]:
The Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site is a 1/4 reconstruction of the 18th century…
I want to put on a performance here. Anyone game? @ Fort Point National Historic Site
Ok, the GG bridge rocks, guys and gals. @ Fort Point National Historic Site
National Historic Site & Provincial Historic Site for all to see!
"Badasses, Party of 2? Your table is now ready." @ Dr Martin Luther King Jr National Historic Site
Happy Birthday to us!! Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site was established by an act of Congress in 1964.
Clara Barton National Historic Site - art exhibition: I am pleased to announce that a series of my 2013 mixed ...
Yea! A collection center in Ontario. Canadian Diabetes Association-. Banting House National Historic Site of Canada, in London.
Happy Birthday The national historic site was established in 1965
Preview of the Scottish Play starts in a bit. (@ Fort Point National Historic Site)
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If you're bored this long weekend, it's the Fort Farm Fest at Fort Langley National Historic Site. Sounds fun!
The only College/Univ that is a National Historic Site ▶ A Closer look at Tuskegee University - YouTube
"Freedom is not a gift which can be enjoyed save by those shown themselves worthy of it." Theodore Roosevelt "Teddy's Fourth of July" Painting by Mort Kuntsler of Oyster Bay Mort Künstler’s Comments What an extraordinary person was Theodore Roosevelt! And how special it is for me to paint him in our hometown of Oyster Bay, New York. Living in Oyster Bay means living in the shadow of the exceptional “T.R.,” whose famous Sagamore Hill home is a National Historic Site. In all of the thousands of paintings I’ve done, only two have featured Theodore Roosevelt – until now. Teddy’s Fourth of July is my third, and the only one set in Oyster Bay. So this has been a rare and remarkable treat for me. For many years, my friend and Oyster Bay neighbor, Roger Bahnik, encouraged me to do a painting of Theodore Roosevelt in Oyster Bay. I just always had too many other projects underway, especially Civil War paintings. Finally, Roger told me, “Roosevelt is our Oyster Bay President; you are Oyster Bay’s ar ...
Grade 6/7 off to Buxton to the National Historic Site. Making connections to "Elijah of Buxton"
The David Ruggles Center is proud to be a facility of the NPS's National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom (along with the Florence, Massachusetts Network to Freedom sites: Basil Dorsey-Thomas H. Jones House (and the Ross Homestead ( How about visiting the Springfield Armory (Western Massachusetts' only National Historic Site) on June 22 and 23? After all, the League of Gileadites and John Brown worked to resist the Fugitive Slave Law in the shadow of the Armory.
OK I have my Sat planned out! Richmond is opening their doors to the Steveston Tram Open House. Free to see museums, art studio's, church's, National Historic Sites & Heritage sites. The site even has a map that's numbered & Amanda-Rose & I will be off to the races. Here's our route. Cultural Hall /art gallery/media lab/museum & Heritage Tour YES!!! Minoru Chapel (with stain glass windows - cool) Holl Hunt Art Studio (maybe) Park Garden (definitely) then drive to NW for & Terra Nova Park (YES!) Art studio's (hopefully) Steve's farm Heritage site Steveston was named after this family & where Heritage Seeds are from (gotta do) & Studio's (maybe) Scotch Pond & National Historic Site near Parking Museum (YES) Steveston Tram (YES) early supper eat out 4 Salmon fish & chips (YES!!!) Down the road Shipyard (I'll save for another day) London Heritage Farm (they have tea and scones) we'll need a sugar boost Danny Chen fine art studio Art Studio Massey Tunnel for HOME! Saturday evening DIE!
The Sinclair Inn Museum, a Provincial Heritage Site and National Historic Site of Canada in Annapolis Royal, is the winner in the institutional category in preserving Nova Scotia’s built heritage for 2012 by Heritage Trust of Nova Scotia.
National Historic Site, West Laurel Hill Cemetery is located on 187 acres in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania, just outside of Philadelphia. Serving the Main Line and surrounding area since 1869, West Laurel Hill Cemetery offers a beautiful, tranquil resting place for the departed. Everything you need for…
2. Martin Luther King, JR National Historic Site-spread over a half-mile of Auburn Avenue-The major influence in life of M. L King
Geocaching event at the Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site
A geological mystery, world-famous mineral deposit, National Historic Site and it’s all right here in a NJ museum.
Short video explores Weir Farm National Historic Site. Check it out!
Brown site in Topeka offers transportation grants: The Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site is off...
On this day in 1876, Alexander Graham Bell applied for a US patent on the Telephone! Find out more about AGB here:
the Huron cove should be considered a national historic site
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My story about a man trying to sell a portion of the National Historic landmark site:
It is official, Spring has come to Fort Smith National Historic Site. Bluebirds, Robins and Daffodils
Check out National Archives History Pin site for historic photos of some DuPage Preserves:
DC teachers! Have you considered taking your students to the Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site?
is hosting Geostellar's national launch party in March! So proud! Get the scoop on SXSWEco here
A shout-out to some of our peeps at Weir Farm National Historic Site. Alright, how many of you know where that is...
Why is there not more national coverage? Fed Gov. gave 9M to preserve this designated historic site!
I used to live in Acadian lands, my 4yrs in Nova Scotia. The Grand Pré National Historic Site was 15mins from me.
Road trip Pulaski County, Mo. at Laughlin Park-certified site on NPS National Historic Trail [Trail of Tears]
PLAINS INDIAN EXHIBIT ON DISPLAY Fort Larned National Historic Site and the City of Dodge City are pleased to...
It was President Richard Nixon who signed the legislation authorizing the establishment of the Lincoln Home as a National Historic Site.
Now that's a big fish! (just found a few minutes ago on the beach @ Pu'ukohola Heiau National Historic Site)
so much going on there! Black history month! Martin Luther King national historic site..CNN.. tours
Atlas Coal Mine National Historic Site is seeking a Heritage Interpreter in -
Showing my respect for the King. @ Martin Luther King National Historic Site
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Born 1809: 16th President Abraham Lincoln in Hodgenville, KY. Have you ever wanted to visit his birthplace?
Share in the fun of classic family entertainment during the 1930s @ Whitehern N.H.S. on
His birthday is marked by a laying of wreaths at the Memorial in DC and at Lincoln National Historic Site in Hodgenville, KY.
One of the fascinating aspects of being a Park Ranger at Minuteman Missile National Historic Site, is that we...
The visit to Martin Luther jr's national historic site was the highlight of my trip. New knowledge is always amazing
In honor of Black History Month, we treasure a national heritage site of the historic ruins of Cottle church.
Atlas Coal Mine National Historic Site is hiring a Museum Collections Technician in -
Government of Canada Supports the Preservation of History and Culture at Claybank Brick Plant National Historic Site...
Wonderful. They plan to turn this waste dump into a national park and historic site. all that means for me is more paperwork!
Black History Fact # 11 ( Black Pioneers ) - Nicodemus, KS. Nicodemus, Kansas is the only remaining western community established by African Americans after the Civil War. Having an important role in American History, the town symbolizes the pioneering spirit of these ex-slaves who fled the war-torn South in search of "real” freedom and a chance to restart their lives. This "ghost town ” has since gained recognition as a National Historic Site. In the late 1870’s the black population of the South was extremely restless, as the Reconstruction following the Civil War failed to bring the long awaited freedom, equality and prosperity. Instead, they were racially oppressed, poverty-stricken, debt-ridden and starving. At this time, along came a white man by the name of W.R. Hill, who described a "Promise Land” in Kansas to black families in the backwoods of Kentucky and Tennessee. Hill told of a sparsely settled territory with abundant wild game, wild horses that could be tamed, and an opportunity to ow ...
Boston African American National Historic Site and Boston National Historical Park will open to the public at 12...
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There is a landfill in Fresno, CA that is on the National Register of Historic Places. Everybody loves a famous dump!
Mary McLeod Bethune achieved her greatest recognition at the Washington, DC townhouse that is now this National Historic Site. The Council House was the first headquarters of the National Council of *** Women (NCNW) and was Bethune’s last home in Washington, DC. From here, Bethune and the NCNW spe...
Courtesy of historylink.com, the free online encyclopedia of Washington State. Clark County becomes a Tourist Destination: Tourism became an important economic asset for the county after World War I. Paving of the Pacific Highway, US 99, in the 1920s brought automobile travelers. After World War II, in 1948, Congress designated the Fort Vancouver site a National Historic Monument. In 1961, Congress upgraded the designation to National Historic Site expanded boundaries. In the 1970s, federal dollars funded a National Park Service reconstruction of the old Hudson’s Bay Company post. By 2000, reserve visitation, at 376,000, exceeded that for five out of eight federal parks in Washington. These trends of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries left Clark County at the beginning of the twenty-first century with about 1,250 farms employing just over 1,000 workers. This compared to 1,631 firms and 13,561 workers in construction and 443 firms and 26,813 workers in manufacturing. The county’s top three employer ...
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Amazing facts from the center of North America, Winnipeg Thought you might find this interesting, as well as discovering where the "slurpee" capital of Canada is, the biggest zoo, the Human Rights Museum, the virology lab, the largest IKEA ...AND SOCIALS...to name a few more as well. Did you know . . . . * The University of Manitoba was the first university in Western Canada. * The Winnipeg Floodway, at the time of construction in 1968, was th second largest earth-moving project in the world, after the Panama Canal. * Winnipeg was the first city in the world to develop the 911 emergency number, and this was thanks to and the respected creation of our own beloved Mayor Steve JUBA. Who we hope to re~name the passage from Main Street across the new bridge to Henderson Highway, as "Steven JUBA Way" the only "Rite~Way" * Winnipeg International Airport, opened in 1928, was the first international airport in Canada. * Winnipeg's Exchange District has been designated as a National Historic Site by the Canadian go ...
Don't stay in the house today! Go on down to San Francisco and check out Civil War Living History Day located at Fort Point! Between 1853 and 1861, Fort Point was constructed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to prevent entrance of a hostile fleet into San Francisco Bay. The fort was occupied throughout the Civil War, but the invention of faster, more powerful rifled cannons made brick forts obsolete. In 1886, the troops were withdrawn, and the last cannons were removed around 1900. During World War II, Fort Point was occupied by 100 soldiers who manned searchlights and rapid-fire cannons as additional protection to the submarine net strung across the entrance to the bay. Since then the fort has become a National Historic Site and a history museum, but that doesn’t mean the action has gone away. Each year, members of local re-enactment groups and Civil War organizations come together to perform historical demonstrations at the fort, as part of Civil War Living History Day. They include infantry and ar ...
AB Government House is a National Historic Site! Learn more check out House history:
The National Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada has designated Hatley Park a National Historic Site, as it is one of the few Edwardian estates in Canada with its key structural elements intact. This is also the home of Hatley Castle.
Established in 1968 by Mrs. Coretta Scott King, The Martin Luther King, Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change (“The King Center”) has been a global destination, resource center and community institution for over a quarter century. Nearly a million people each year make pilgrimage to the National Historic Site to learn, be inspired and pay their respects to Dr. King’s legacy. Both a traditional memorial and programmatic nonprofit, the King Center was envisioned by its founder to be “no dead monument, but a living memorial filled with all the vitality that was his, a center of human endeavor, committed to the causes for which he lived and died.” That vision was carried out through educational and community programs until Mrs. King’s retirement in the mid-1990’s, and today it’s being revitalized. As we move into the second decade of the 21st century, the King Center is embarking on a major transformation into a more energetically-engaged educational and social change institution. Supported ...
TO ALL CONCERNED People/Relatives! This is over the SALE of WOUNDED KNEE, a SACRED SITE where OUR ANCESTORS lie BURIED! CRST n SRST need to ACT on this right away. (Found this information on Lakota Student Alliance Site) Vivian HE Clinton Yellow Bird NOTE: This I have copied word for word so the misspelling is the way it was written. Wounded Knee Historic Site for sale for $3.9 million and Porcupine Butte for sale for $1 million. MR. CHAIRMAN/PRESIDENT I am mailing this information to you regarding the sale of the National Historic Site of Wounded Knee: If you can help in some way, or help coordinate the purchase of this property on behalf of the Oglala Sioux Tribe. I have tried in many ways thru there Oglala Sioux Parks & Recreation Authority, but we have not gained any headway for them to acquire these two properties. After December 29, 2012 I am going to put these two properties on the open market to sell, but my family and I want to see the Oglala Sioux Tribe to acquire these properties. I am in agr . ...
Name a National Park or a National Historic Site and you could win a Discovery Pack! (Ont.Residents Only)
Toronto's Union Station is the busiest, multimodal passenger transportation hub in Canada, serving more than 250,000 passengers daily. The station is a National Historic Site and a significant part of Toronto's history and culture. Located within the downtown core of Canada's largest city, in close proximity to Lake Ontario's waterfront and at the base of the financial and entertainment districts, Union Station is currently undergoing an extensive revitalization process. This site, chosen as the location to commemorate the Walks and Gardens Trust, is high in profile and will see intense pedestrian traffic. Toronto Facilities Management is interested in submissions from artists working in various mediums including sculptural, two-dimensional graphic, multi-media and light-based works.
The Butchart Gardens is a group of floral display gardens in Brentwood Bay, British Columbia, Canada, located near Victoria on Vancouver Island. The gardens receive more than a million visitors each year. The gardens have been designated a National Historic Site of Canada ~ ♔ Muhammad Arooj ♔ ~
We honor the amazing life of a true American icon, US Senator Daniel Inouye. Medal of Honor recipient, Hawaii's first Congressman and nine-term US Senator, Sen. Inouye's early and steadfast support for the BIJAEM was crucial for us becoming a National Historic Site. America has been blessed and enriched by your sterling service, leadership and unshakable moral conscience - you will be missed.
The battlefield on Blair Mountain was listed as a national historic landmark in 2009, but under pressure from coal companies, the West Virginia Historic Preservation Office reversed that decision
Visitors just told us they're seeing LOTS of sharks right now @ Pu'ukohola Heiau National Historic Site!
Today we at the National Trust begin accepting nominations for our 2013 list of America’s 11 Most Endangered Historic Places -- and we need your help.
This link will connect you with a list of the museum collections for the Johnstown Flood National Memorial and our sister park, Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site. ~NMK.
Check out the historic arch being reconstructed Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site!!
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I am down in Rocky Mountain House helping create christmas containers, wreaths and drop ins for a new christmas market that we were invited to attend at the National Parks historic site here as well a couple of other events. I am starting to smell like a silver fir!
The tour of Historic Oyster Bay continues at Sagamore Hill National Historic Site.
Exactly one year to the day, park rangers and visitors at Pu’ukohola Heiau National Historic Site witnessed another very impressive invasion of a large number of sharks. Usually home to blac...
Discover hidden traces of a once thriving Indian pueblo, the Santa Fe Trail, and Civil War history.
Sharon Temple was built, beginning in 1825, by the Children of Peace, a group of men and women who had broken away from the Quakers in 1812 under the leadership of David Willson. The master builder was Ebenezer Doan.
105.9 SEASIDE-FM - 95th anniversary of Halifax Explosion to be commemorated on December 6 Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012 - On Thursday, Dec. 6, citizens will remember one of the region's most devastating moments in its history. An official ceremony will be held from 8:50 a.m. to 9:20 a.m. at the Fort Needham Hill Bell Tower to remember the lives lost through the Halifax Explosion of 1917 as well as its survivors and heroes. The explosion followed the collision of two ships - the French munitions ship, the Mont Blanc, and the Norwegian relief ship, the Imo - in the Narrows, just below the commemorative bell tower. The devastation shook the region and took with it some 2,000 lives, inflicted injuries on approximately 9,000 and flattened the north end of Halifax and destroyed a Mi’kmaq community on the opposite shores of the explosion in Dartmouth. Other events to commemorate the solemn anniversary include: 9:05 a.m. - Commemorative sounding of the cannon at Halifax Citadel National Historic Site 9:30 a.m. – Publ ...
Well since we hit 1863, lets try for another new goal for the end of the year, 1890, the year the Chickamauga and Chattanooga NMP was established. (wlw)
A recent poll on the pride Canadians place in more than a dozen symbols and achievements found that the 200th anniversary of the War of 1812 this year came in near the bottom — even though the federal government has budgeted more than $28 million to mark the occasion.
Just posted videos of today's "infestation" of sharks! Pu'ukohola Heiau National Historic Site
Forgot about this... Tyler defaces history and pays homage to Abe Linc @ First Ladies National Historic Site
They're back...1 year to the day, a large # of sharks invade Pu'ukohola Heiau National Historic Site
What’s New with Colonial Capital Tours in Washington D.C…. 2011 saw the dedication of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial on the National Mall. Situated in a dramatic alignment with the Lincoln and Jefferson Memorials, it is inscribed with some of the great man’s famous words. The Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool has just undergone a two year $30 million restoration project. Improvements include increased lighting, sidewalks in place of dirt pathways and improved accessibility from the pool level to the Memorial Plaza. At the Smithsonian Museum of American History, a new exhibit will commemorate both the 50th anniversary of Dr. MLK’s “I Have A Dream” speech in Washington D.C. and the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation which effectively ended slavery. The historic Howard Theater has reopened after being closed for more than 30 years following a $29 million renovation. This grand old building has hosted musical greats such as Duke Ellington and Aretha Franklin. Ground has been . ...
Frederick Douglass Memorial and Historical Association, Inc., Essay Scholarship Competition: Deadline -- December 15, 2012 High School Seniors …..Do you need $3000 or $2000 or $1000 for your upcoming college expenses? Can you write? Have you ever won a poetry slam? Maybe you can rap. But can you really write? Well, here's your chance to show your skills. Enter the essay competition today by plugging the following link into your browser: We will support your every step in the competition. Thank you for considering participating in the Frederick Douglass Memorial and Historical Association’s (FDMHA) scholarship initiative. Please feel free to contact me at any time for additional details; email is best: moonyeneWhen responding by regular mail, please use: P. O. Box 2318 Easton, Maryland 21601. Moonyene Jackson-Amis, Esq., Trustee & VP, Frederick Douglass Memorial & Historical Association, Inc. Program Chairperson MISSION OF FDMHA The trustees and members of the board of directors of The Frederick Dougla ...
Battlefield House Museum National Historic Site has invited the WAAH to create a Barn Quilt. We are so excited to be a part of this project.
I just ousted as the mayor of Fort Point National Historic Site on
Ft Davis is a National Historic Site, but you also have the amazing McDonald's Observatory nearby and Davis Mountain State Park.
Autism advocates and government officials testified in front of a congressional committee Thursday about the federal response to the dramatic increase in autism
This post was written by one of our volunteers at Banting House, Erika. Erika is currently a third year student at Western University and is originally from St. Catharines, Ontario. … Contin...
The National Trust for Historic Preservation is looking for nominations to the 2013 Eleven Most Endangered properties list. Details on how to nominate a site are found at:
Plan a visit to Bell Homestead NHS for a Melville House Moonlight Celebration this Saturday:
Seems like everyone is excited about the new National Historic Site! See the full list of sites here:
All Through the House ... @ Whitehern NHS that is! Visit this landmark during the holiday season:
If you've ever wanted to check out how former President Dwight Eisenhower and his wife, Mamie, decorated their home and farm at Christmas, the National Park Service is giving you a chance this month.
Andersonville Wreaths ANDERSONVILLE, Ga. — Andersonville National Historic Site is participating in the Wreaths...
Sun Media poll chooses Klondike National Historic Site in Dawson City as top tourist attraction in
The golden state with the Golden Gate ❤ @ Fort Point National Historic Site
I am forever indebted to the ONE PERSON in Martinsburg, PA who actually knew where the 1000 Steps were. I almost jumped across the counter to plant a big KISS on her lips when she gave me directions -- and oh what a day -- I can't wait to share it with you later this week. I hope your day was super swell too. :D
heading back to Elmhurst on the Salt Creek Greenway Trail (@ Chicago Portage National Historic Site)
Metro ATL Brothers assembled at the tomb @ Martin Luther King National Historic Site
Diamonesk Personalized Engagement Ring And Wedding
Please join us between 5p.m. to 9p.m. on Tuesday December 4, 2012 as Ten Thousand Villages --Chestnut Hill, holds a Community Shopping Night for Johnson House. 15% of your proceeds will go to the Organization's mission.
Dwight Eisenhower painted this. Let's just say he was no Hitler. @ Eisenhower National Historic Site
We have President FDR to thank for our National Historic Site (and the hundreds of other historic sites in the National Park Service): in 1935, right in the middle of the Great Depression, President FDR passed the Historic Sites Act which expanded the National Park Service to include historic sites.
Valerie Binion talks about her older brother Sergeant Matthew Abbate. Binon says, “He was the kind of guy who would do something terrible, so you wouldn’t have to do it.”
I am working on a 'how to' guide on getting our applications to the Society for the Long Island Preservation of Antiquities, that should be up within a few hours. After that there will be more to come, I will keep you all posted.
We are a family owned and operated vineyard located at 2,500 feet in the foothills of Lassen Volcanic National Park. Just as you'd expect, the volcanic soil in our area is excellent for...
More info on Sandy-caused damage at Ellis Island from the National Trust for Historic Preservation. I've been sharing a lot of other pages' posts about this place, guess I'll have to blog about it soon.
Special Event today at Ninety Six National Historic Site - Backcountry Holiday. Learn how colonists did or did not celebrate the holidays today from 1:00 - 4:00.
Ceri J Davies says: Apparently the old warehouse on corner of callaghan square, Johnsons its been called? By where the temporary library was. Permission for demolition has been filed apparently. Anyone want to look to trying to stop this. This site proves too much has been lost.
Are you looking for something festive to do with the whole family leading up to Christmas? Come down the Gulf of Georgia Cannery and enjoy the Festival of Trees. Running from December 1st to Decem...
Check out Villa Finale is the first National Trust Historic Site in the state of Texas. All tours of Villa Finale are hosted by one of our interpretive Guides who will lead your experience through the 6,500 square-foot home and its collection of fine and decorative arts. To...
You can start with your holiday craziness now, or you take one more weekend to relax at James A. Garfield National Historic Site during the beautiful weekend. What is your choice?
Construction of a major mall near National Harbor began Thursday, but there is still a battle that could pit high-end shopping against the preservation of a historical site.
Seeing that today was the birthday of both Bronson and Louisa May Alcott, I decided to look for some mentions of the Alcotts in the published versions of Henry and Fanny's papers. There is a wonderful mention of an 1848 visit by Henry to Concord. Henry's version simply states: "Went to Concord to dine with Emerson, and meet his philosophers, Alcott, Thoreau, and Channing." Fanny provides us with much greater detail: "He passed a few days with Emerson at Concord, and met Alcott, Channing, Thoreau, all Emerson's 'gossips' as he calls them. They seemed very quiet, impressive people, he says, but had little chance to hear them roar. He rather spoiled his day by going so late, instead of taking the early train, as Emerson wished, and then he could have had a satisfactory talk with the sage before the others arrived."
PEI Scottish Settlers Historical Society Inc has begun a project to preserve this 529 acre estate on Blooming Point Rd. For more info contact peisshs
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The federal government plans to shut down historic Drake's Bay Oyster Farm on Point Reyes National Seashore, designating the site as a wilderness area. Effective immediately, rancher Kevin Lunny has 90 days to vacate. My main point—there's a conflict of interest between NPS and what the ranchers agreed to back when PRNS was created in 62. DBOF was established 100 years ago, predating the PRNS & NPS takeover. That's the crux of the story. Then add falsified or bogus EIS Reports, and not allowing 30 days for public input. Sounds very illegal, if you ask me.
A multi-storey 'mega-brothel' planned for central Auckland has been given the go ahead
Here's your chance to do some Christmas Shopping while supporting The ALS Society of BC. We will be selling Mike Wall Christmas Cards, Bob Heinrich Calendars and WestJet Raffle Tickets at the Steveston Winter Farmers and Artisans Market held at the Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site, 12138 Fourth Avenue, Richmond on Sunday Dec 2 and Sunday, Dec 16. Come by and say "Hi" to the volunteers who will be there selling these items.
"The Emperor's New Clothes" (Danish: Kejserens nye Klæder) is a short tale by Hans Christian Andersen about two weavers who promise an Emperor a new suit of clothes that is invisible to those unfit for their positions, stupid, or incompetent. When the Emperor parades before his subjects in his new c...
*** Gallery was built in 1945 by artist Robert Clunie and is the oldest continuously operating gallery in the Sierra Nevada. "In all weathers, he painted the majesty of the wilderness:...
Truman Trivia! Since being designated a national historic site in 1983, Harry S Truman National Historic Site has welcomed visitors from all over. But just how many TOTAL visitors have stopped by? Take a guess! A. 455,345 B. 1,883,749 C. 928,867 D. 2,965,008
Prior to the Revolutionary War, Thomas Stone led a very comfortable life as a planter and lawyer. After realizing war with Great Britain was inevitable, he risked everything he held dear-- life, fortune, and sacred honor-- to safeguard American rights. To that end, Thomas Stone became one of 56 men ...
Talk Back: What should come of the Obama-Romney luncheon? Awkward! President Obama. Mitt Romney. A luncheon of rivals...Who can forget the two on the debate stage -- prowling, pointing -- the bitter rivalry spawning, tortured catch-phrases: "Romnesia." "Romney-hood." "Obama-loney." Now the man who accused the other man of "giving away free stuff" may just dine on Obama-loney. Jimmy Kimmel said: "For the last eight months, Mitt Romney has been saying nobody should get a free lunch. Now, he's going to the White House to have a free lunch." We laugh. But what if Mr. Obama asked Mr. Romney to play an important role going forward? Even the president has acknowledged Romney's skill in making things -- like the Olympics -- run better. But the track record for post-election pow-wows is not good. After the 2008 election, John McCain and Obama met and vowed to work together on economic issues. Look at them now: not exactly best buds. Just say the word Benghazi and -- ouch! Still, it could be a win-win for both me . ...
At Mud and Fire Potters our goal is to create pottery that brings joy and tranquility to its user. Asian, Western and Jamaican/African cultural influences are incorporated into our work. From our tea bowls to our sculptural forms, we strive to make each piece unique and distinctive. Even our functio...
CAMRA was founded in the most Westerly pub in Europe - Kruger's Bar in Dunquin, Co Kerry, when four young men from the north west of England, Michael Hardman, Graham Lees, Bill Mellor and Jim Makin were on holiday. Fed up the increasing bad quality of beer in Britain that was too fizzy, no character...
Andersonville is dedicated to all American POWs. Here's an American POW from WWII making a visit to the National Historic Site.
Newcomers' Potluck Meet & Greet Sunday November 25th at 6:30pm at the national Historic Site All Welcome!
This year the National Park Service will honor America's warriors with free entrance to all parks for all visitors, over the three day Veterans Day weekend. ...
sign designated National Historic Site on Interstate! Pella has one, YBor City has one, why not West Branch!
Art Day with casperfrommelt @ Brown vs. Board of Education National Historic Site
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Temple Theatre is Central Carolina’s Center for the Performing Arts and is a National Historic Site. Temple Theatre Company is a non-profit professional theatre whose mission is to entertain, enlighten, educate, and enrich lives through the performing arts. Temple theatre provides Broadway quality s...
Looking forward to having folks from visit Pu'ukohola Heiau National Historic Site today! Who are they? See:
the awkward moment when 3rd ave. Is the national historic site.
Just facilitated a short but sweet visit to the National Historic Site from a very dynamic group!
Statues stand guard over the fish pond at Pu`uhonua o Honaunau National Historic Site on Hawaii.
Have you honored a military veteran lately? This is a nice way to do it.
In a few weeks, Minuteman Missile National Historic Site will be preserving elements of Delta-01 Launch Control...
Congratulations to the 47 new Canadians who obtained their citizenship earlier today at Monument-Lefebvre National Historic Site!
Just voted across the street from the Martin Luther King Jr National Historic site. Doesn't get much realer or more meaningful than that.
Answer: C) Fort Anne is Canada’s oldest national historic site and also its most attacked fort
Reminds me of a castle...and I love castles!
Ever visit the Rose Glen Historic Site? It's on the National Register of Historic Places in Sevier County.
Linda Torres this is another Fairmont and in the same country :D I vote for this one to.
Last month I had the opportunity to visit the Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site. During my visit I was reminded of the countless sacrifices made by so many people so that many years later an African American woman like myself could have civil rights in this great country I live in. So I head to the polls today with a heart of gratitude! Thank you Lord that you gave people the courage to stand up for what was right so I can stand at this poll today.
47 new Canadians will receive their citizenship at a ceremony this afternoon at Monument-Lefebvre National Historic Site!
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Though I do not speak French (I wish), this a picture of the city where I was born.
I stayed there when i was a kid with the family. What a beautiful old hotel
When your history/culture prof recommends visiting a National Historic Site to use as a sledding hill..
Customary lighting started at the old Shizutani School which is the national historic site in Shizutani, Bizen city.
After months of speculation about his future in politics, Gérald Tremblay has stepped down from his position as mayor of Montreal.
Thank goodness Old Fort York was rescued. What a mess. Look at this photo and compare it to today. Toronto is notorious for destroying its history. In this case, they got it right!
Site of the first southern battleground during the Revolutionary War. (@ Ninety-Six National Historic Site)
Are you interested in the 150th Civil War Anniversary? Join James A. Garfield National Historic Site for their next lunch speaker series talking about the battle of Stone's River. Bring a lunch on November 14th at noon to the Mentor Public Library to attend!
jake danna stevens / staff photographer In an exhibit opening today at Steamtown National Historic Site, Kathryn Scott Adams of Lake Ariel will display high dynamic range digital photographs she took of Steamtown trains and other Scranton landmarks.
Canadian Pacific 2012 Holiday Train 11/28/2012 Location: Boarding Platform | Map Time: 5:45 PM to 6:15 PM Fee Information: See below Contact Name: www.cpr.ca Canadian Pacific Railway's 2012 Holiday Train will visit northeastern Pennsylvania on Wednesday, November 28 at Steamtown National Historic Site in downtown Scranton, Pa., from 5:45 p.m. - 6:15 p.m., and visitors are advised to plan to arrive at least 15 minutes early. The train will then depart Scranton for East Binghamton, N.Y. on the former Lackawanna Railroad's mainline, expecting to cross the historic Tunkhannock Viaduct between 7 - 7:15 p.m. The Canadian Pacific encourages Holiday Train visitors to donate money and/or nonperishable food items which, in the Scranton area, go directly to the United Neighborhood Centers. Additionally, the Canadian Pacific will present a check to UNC representatives. Entertainers on the U.S. train include The Claytones and Canadian Country Music Hall of Famer, Tracey Brown. All donations raised in our community s ...
Mornin, travelers. Coffee's on at Grant-Kohrs Ranch National Historic Site. Time to get after things!
...another national historic site. The last phone booth in existence. Ok, i guess there others around, but very few
Here's what I was doing fifteen years ago this week: Vimy Ridge's national historic site dedication.
On our way to Kathy's wedding... Me: Hey, that Kentuck Knob house thing is a national historic site! We could get - oh no, we left our stamp book in the Subaru! Dave: DAMMIT!!! Me: NERD RAGE!!!
you've got to visit John Quincy Adams' Stone Library in Quincy. He built it in his back yard.
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awesome view of the bay. (with Jill at Fort Point National Historic Site) [pic] —
Friday, November 9 at 8:00pm in EST at Weir Farm National Historic Site
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In August of 1964, Fort Larned became a national historic site and a unit of the National Park System. This interesting little museum has realtively few visitors.
Spirit of rails captured: Photo exhibit at Steamtown National Historic Site features trains, mines and history o...
Decided to cut my camping trip short. The weather was dreary and overcast and at least 10 degrees colder than forecast. I ended up shivering in my tent all night despite having a comfortable sleeping bag. I did shoot a good deal of photos of Hopewell Furnace National Historic site and Saint Peters Village before we broke camp and went home.
Come celebrate in North Dakota anytime! Doesn't have to be on the birthday!!
There will be no tours of the underground Launch Control Center from Dec 3-18 due to painting. Topside tours will continue during this time, and there will be an in-depth virtual tour of the underground Launch Control Center at the Launch Control Facility
Enjoy the sights and sounds of Louisbourg National Historic Site, North Americas largest 18th century historic reconstruction. Admire the spectacular setting...
Nov 3 - Behind the Scenes Tour @ James A. Garfield National Historic Site. For more info see listing
Tired of the modern elections and want to get into an election debate 1880 style? Check out James A. Garfield National Historic Site on Nov. 3rd!
The former CNoR Smiths Falls station is now a National Historic Site of Canada and home to the Railway Museum of Eastern Ontario. 3/5
Thanks to Caitlin Halferty & Padraic Benson for the support at the book talk at the Frederick Douglass National Historic Site.
National group questions use of funds at local historic site: The national headquarters of the Sons of Confedera...
The Atlas Coal Mine was the last of 139 mines that operated in the Drumheller Valley from 1911 to 1979. Today it is open for tours and visitors are allowed to explore the last wooden tipple in Canada, don caps and lamps and head underground, listen to the ghostly silence of a once busy washhouse, s...
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Great having our friends from Hulihe'e Palace at Pu`ukohola Heiau National Historic Site today! Check 'em out @
Happy Perfect time of year for a walk in the woods or a stroll through a national historic site :-)
The Basilica has been designated an Historical Monument by the Government of Quebec and in 1996 Saint Patrick's was named a National Historic Site of Canada.
Could your stack of laundry be declared a national historic site?
Walking meeting to brainstorm big ideas for future successes! Baby steps @ Fort Point National Historic Site
Spooky *** night for a ghost walk with the girls. Br@ Halifax Citadel National Historic Site
This is one unique photo. Getting all of NL's symbols at one time.
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Put Red Bay National Historic Site in your travel plans for next summer! Short-listed as a UNESCO world heritage...
Hampton is the story of people -- enslaved African Americans, European indentured servants, industrial and agricultural workers, and owners. It is also the story of the economic and moral changes that made this kind of life obsolete.
Grosse Île and the Irish Memorial National Historic Site commemorates three significant aspects of our history: first, the importance of immigration to Canada, particularly through Quebec City, from the early 19th century until World War I; second, the tragedies of Irish immigrants, especially due t...
Grey Towers National Historic Site Cemetery Walk is scheduled for Sunday @ 1:30pm. Walk through the Laurel Hill...
Halloween Party at the Billings Estate National Historic Site (Oct 28): Get your costume ready and head to the...
Take a "side trip" to London, Ontario with Visit Banting House, home to discoverer of insulin.
All's quiet at the Lincoln home @ Lincoln Home National Historic Site
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Is that a gun between your legs or just happy to see me? @ Halifax Citadel National Historic Site
More than 40 diplomats from five continents are in Arkansas on a State Department tour designed to give them more exposure to outside-the-Beltway America. On Monday, they met civil rights icons and listened to sales pitches on Arkansas delivered by Gov. Mike Beebe and Little Rock-area business leade...
Ha ha ha ha..and just last week i was at the Boston African American National Historic Site that commemorates the legendary Massachussets 54th whose story is told iin the movie "Glory" Plus, it's in my new book!
Mainlanders. that's not a moose statue; it's a real moose.
I have never seen this from overhead...cool! It is part of the Fort Vancouver National Historic site... It's on the other side of the Columbia river in WA. Nice walking area.
Experiences to discover in Halifax Citadel National Historic Site - Ghost Tour
No Horses and Bayonets at Charles Pinckney National Historic Site. Just reproductions for the kids.
Looks like a beautiful exhibit --"Ghost Trains of Scranton," at Steamtown Historic Site from 11/4-12/31. Info:
Reflections on a western NY sojourn, Pt. 2 Women's Rights National Historic Site, Seneca Falls, NY Awed and humbled to be under the same rafters that witnessed the Declaration of Sentiments by a brave group of women in 1848. Saddened to think that dream remains unrealized in full, 164 years later.
from Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site: The image by Louis M. Glacksens, published in Puck…
Big news for a Kansas historic site. Black Jack battlefield named to national historic register « KOFO Local News
The Fort Langley National Historic Site is featured on Inside Vancouver as the Attraction of the Week! They also...
Fort Scott, KS is nationally known for its Fort Scott National Historic Site and its...
I can walk the neighborhood which has been preserved as a national historic site, but yet still have a give residents.
Photo exhibit on "Ghost Trains of Scranton" coming to Steamtown National Historic Site.
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Have you taken a Grave Tales tour with the Fort Langley National Historic Site yet? If so, let us know what you...
A silent film in sepia tone featuring Batoche National Historic Site - where Louis Riel held his Metis government during the Northwest Rebellion - and the hi...
photo: Fort Langley National Historic SiteExperience the excitement of the early West Coast fur trade at Fort Langley National Historic Site. Explore the w...
Clinton School grad Spirit Trickey named chief of interpretation at Klondike Gold Rush National Park in Seattle:
On our way back from Denver, stopped at Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site. It can't be a Wondra family vacation without stopping at a historic site.
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