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.
Nationally significant resources with a high degree of integrity may be listed as National Historic Landmarks
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.
With five million visitors annually, Grand Canyon is the most visited National Park west of the Mississippi River, and it has more buildings on the listing of National Historic Landmarks
than any other National Park.
Four of the original buildings still stand and are listed as National Historic Landmarks
The cable cars were declared National Historic Landmarks
in 1964, two years after Tony Bennett immortalized them in his signature ``I Left My Heart in San Francisco.
The Foundation owns two world-famous National Historic Landmarks
- Taliesin in Spring Green, Wis.
Joining the elite ranks of such American icons as the Alamo, the Empire State Building, and the White House, Buffalo Trace Distillery is now one of only 2,577 National Historic Landmarks
in the United States, which represent 0.
The West Baden Springs Hotel, once referred to as the Eighth Wonder of the World, is one of 37 National Historic Landmarks
in Indiana, the highest designation bestowed by the National Park Service.
The National Park Service, which administers the NHL program, defines National Historic Landmarks
as "nationally significant historic places designated by the Secretary of the Interior because they possess exceptional value or quality in illustrating or interpreting the heritage of the United States.
Its 11 historic properties -- seven of them National Historic Landmarks
-- span more than 250 years of American architectural and social development.