National Historic Landmark

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National Historic Landmark

A designated district, site, building, structure or object of exceptional significance to the country as a whole, rather than just to a particular state or locality; each is listed in the National Register of Historic Places.


1. Any building, structure, or place that has a special character, special historic interest, and/or special aesthetic interest, or value, as part of the development, heritage, or cultural characteristics of a nation, state, city, or town.
2. A monument, fixed object, or marker on the ground that designates the location of a land boundary.
3. A formal designation of such status for a building by a national or local authority. Also see National Historic Landmark and National Register of Historic Places.
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Tenders are invited for the nps, national capital region s national historic landmarks program (ncr-nhl) wishes to nominate the former church and school known as tolson s chapel or the american union school as a national historic landmark.
The Edsel & Eleanor Ford House was among ten national historic landmarks in the country to receive a National Historic Landmark designation in November 2016.
For Pre's Rock, the designation as a Eugene Historic Landmark may be symbolic more than anything, given that the site is owned by the city.
New York (AirGuide Features - Inside Air Travel) Wed, Apr 30, 2014 - The site of a 1956 plane collision over Arizona's Grand Canyon National Park has been designated a National Historic Landmark.
The newly-renovated historic landmark property has been on the market since post Labor Day.
After much debate on what role government should play in heritage preservation, the National Historic Landmark program was established with the naming of an initial 92 sites nationwide, including 23 in New England.
I am writing about a historic landmark that has been left abandoned and in jeopardy.
has officially been designated a National Historic Landmark, Secretary of the Interior Dirk Kempthorne announced last week.
The Delaware Canal; from stone coal highway to historic landmark.
The world's first self-propelled combine was dedicated as the 49th ASABE Historic Landmark on Oct.
This is a state and national historic landmark now, and it will be after the games," Sanders said.
The more firsthand accounts Hopper heard, the more he wanted to advocate for the movement to make Amache a National Historic Landmark.

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