Ways to Celebrate
There are countless ways to enjoy the scenery, geology, culture, wildlife, and recreational opportunities found along our nation’s rivers and trails.
Nanticoke River Water Trail
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National Park Service Makes Thousands of Agency Records Digitally Public
Historical sketch of new town site at Jamestown Island, Colonial National historical Park, Virginia
WASHINGTON – The National Park Service (NPS) today unveils a newly launched public website: pubs.etic.nps.gov that is making more than 32,000 NPS records available to the public. Academic researchers, students, history enthusiasts, educators, and the like will discover a multitude of collections. For example, the collection contains such important documents as the original drawings of the main immigration building at Ellis Island National Monument, a concessionaire shop in 1933 at Muir Woods National Monument, and historical documents of Alcatraz Island
NPS created the site to accommodate the public’s need to access NPS drawings and documents in a convenient, user-friendly, digital…
The Robert E. Howard Foundation » Robert E. Howard House and Museum
The Museum/Project Pride
Project Pride is a community organization in Cross Plains, Texas, which bought and restored the Robert E. Howard home with financial support from REH fans around the world (and from the late Alla Ray Morris, who had inherited the rights to REH’s works). They now operate the Home as a museum in REH’s memory, and they love the opportunity to show it off for visitors. Bob’s room is particularly well done. It is not open on a regular basis, so it is best to make arrangements in advance by writing to the people at Project Pride
While much has been done in the ten years since Project Pride first bought the house, a lot remains, and Cross Plains is not a wealthy community. Any support from REH fans — either…
NPS Celebrates! (U.S. National Park Service)
National Park Week highlights the amazing natural and cultural resources of the national parks and the rewarding work we do in cooperation with partners and local communities.