National Park

Abraham Lincoln Birthplace

Published on February 9, 2015
Abraham Lincoln Birthplace
In the fall of 1808, Thomas and Nancy Lincoln settled on the 348 acre Sinking Spring Farm. Two months later on February 12, 1809, Abraham Lincoln was born in a one-room log cabin.
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Acadia National Park

Published on February 9, 2015
Acadia National Park
Located on the coast of Maine, Acadia encompasses 47,633 acres of granite-domed mountains, woodlands, lakes and ponds, and ocean shoreline. Such diverse types of habitat make Acadia a haven for wildlife and plant
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Adams National Historical Park

Published on February 9, 2015
Adams National Historical Park
Adams National Historical Park is located in Quincy, Massachusetts, approximately ten miles south of Boston. The Park comprises 11 historic structures and a cultural landscape totaling almost 14 acres.
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Agate Fossil Beds

Published on February 9, 2015
Agate Fossil Beds
Located along the banks of the Niobrara River in Northwestern Nebraska, Agate Fossil Beds and its surrounding prairie are preserved in a 2,270 acre National Monument.
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Ala Kahakai National Historic Trail

Published on February 9, 2015
Ala Kahakai National Historic Trail
Established in 2000 for the preservation, protection and interpretation of traditional Native Hawaiian culture and natural resources, the Ala Kahakai NHT is a 175-mile trail corridor full of cultural and historical significance. It traverses through hundreds of ancient Hawaiian settlement sites and through over 200 ahupua'a, or traditional sea to mountain land divisions. Cultural resources along the trail include several…
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Alagnak Wild River

Published on February 9, 2015
Alagnak Wild River
The headwaters of the Alagnak Wild River lie within the rugged Aleutian Range of neighboring Katmai National Park & Preserve. Meandering west towards Bristol Bay and the Bering Sea, the Alagnak traverses the beautiful Alaska Peninsula, providing an unparalleled opportunity to experience the unique wilderness, wildlife, and cultural heritage of southwest Alaska. The Alagnak Wild River is a truly primitive…
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Alcatraz Island

Published on February 9, 2015
Alcatraz Island
Out in the middle of the San Francisco Bay, the island of Alcatraz is a world unto itself, offering a close-up look at a historic and infamous federal prison long off-limits to the public.
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Aleutian World War II National Historic Area

Published on February 9, 2015
Aleutian World War II National Historic Area
Perched on Mount Ballyhoo in Dutch Harbor, Alaska, the concrete remains of the Aleutian World War II National Historic Area speak silently of a time of war. This magical place was the stage for two American tragedies: here, servicemen fought both the Japanese and the extreme weather, as hundreds of native Unangan people were interned a thousand miles away, longing…
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Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument

Published on February 9, 2015
Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument
13,000 years ago this site was already well-known by mammoth hunters as a place to get the best stone for their tools. Centuries passed but the colorful flint found right here in the Texas panhandle never lost its value and usefulness. Visit and gain a sense of how integral this site was to the survival, commerce and culture of the…
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