National Register of Historic Places

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National Register of Historic Places

A list, maintained by the National Park Service, of U.S. places of significance in history, archeology, architecture, engineering and culture, on a national, state or local level.

National Register of Historic Places

Address:c/o National Park Service
1201 Eye St NW 8th Fl
Washington, DC 20005

Phone:202-354-2213
Web: www.cr.nps.gov/nr Description:The National Historic Preservation Act of 1966 authorized the National Register to coordinate and support public and private efforts to identify, evaluate, and protect our historical and cultural resources. Properties listed in the Register include districts, sites, buildings, structures, and objects that are significant in American history, architecture, archeology, engineering, and culture. Maintained by the National Park Service, the @it1National Register of Historic Places@it2 is the nation's official list of historic properties worth preserving. Approximate 80,000 historic buildings, structures, sites, objects, and districts have been listed on the National Register, including 2,400 National Historic Landmarks.
Publications: Wide range of publications on historic places and landmarks across the United States.

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National Register of Historic Places

A US government organization that maintains lists and files of documentation of buildings, structures, objects, districts, and sites of national, state, or local significance. Buildings on the Register may be marked with plaques that provide historical information about them. Also called the National Register. Address: National Park Service, US Department of the Interior, P.O. Box 37127, Washington, DC 20013-7127.
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The National Register is maintained by the National Park Service under the authority of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966.
Caption: The North Washington Street Bridge in DeWitt is one of five Arkansas properties recently placed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Inclusion of the Upton State Forest's CCC-built resources in the National Register will help to protect a remarkable survivor of an important period in our nation's history,'' Mr.
Employers should always refer to the online National Register to access the most up-to-date information', he said.
National register has been established at NIC Data Centre, Hyderabad.
Each itinerary includes contextual essays with background information, individual web pages for each site that provide descriptions taken mostly from National Register registration documentation, photographs, and advice on how to plan a visit.
The Trust for Architectural Easements, one of the nation's largest non-profit organizations dedicated to voluntary preservation through preservation easements, supported local efforts to list the Allenhurst Residential Historic District in the National Register of Historic Places by funding the necessary documentation and providing platforms for community involvement.
indicates that potentially eligible National Register of Historic Places cultural resources are present and that further work is recommended to assess their actual eligibility, the project sponsor implements a plan for Eligibility Evaluation (also known as Phase II Testing).
McGrigor said: "A national register will, I hope, help ensure Scotland remains the mecca for tartan worldwide.
The structure of the venue listed on the National Register of Historic Landmarks would not be permanently altered
West Point Foundry was in operation from 1818-1912 and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places because of its role in industrialization at the local, regional, national and international levels.

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