National Historic Landmarks Program

National Historic Landmarks Program

Established by the National Sites Act of 1935, surveys sites of national significance based on a series of theme studies, from prehistoric archeology, architecture, politics, religion and science. The effort is to promote a set of general concepts on what is worth saving.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
And we've never done an actual crash site,' said Alexandra Lord, branch chief of the National Historic Landmarks Program in Washington.
The National Historic Landmarks Program, established in 1935, is administered by the National Park Service on behalf of the Secretary of the Interior.
This 50th anniversary of the National Historic Landmarks program reminds us that evidence of those who have come to New England over four centuries can be found all around us.

Encyclopedia browser ?
Full browser ?