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Transfer of National Military Parks

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Military Affairs.

Transfer of National Military Parks

hearings before the United States House Committee on Military Affairs, Seventieth Congress, second session, on Jan. 31, 1929

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Military Affairs.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- War Dept. -- Reorganization,
  • United States. -- Dept. of the Interior -- Reorganization,
  • Military parks -- United States,
  • War memorials -- United States

  • About the Edition

    Considers (70) S. 4173

    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationii, 23 p
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15292168M

    Grassy Pond, a acre Military recreation area in Lake Park Ga. Military members, retirees, DOD civilians and their families can rent one of the 17 cabins, camp in one of the 39 RV and tent. (Source: U.S. Military Reservations, National Cemeteries, and Military Parks, by Judge Advocate General, U.S. Army. Pub. Transcribed by: Debbie Ovechka) Pennsylvania. General Act of Cession. The jurisdiction of this state is hereby ceded to the United States of America, over all such pieces or parcels of land not exceeding two acres in any one township, ward of city or borough, within.

      The transfer incorporates over acres as extension of the Vicksburg National Military Park, a measure approved by Congress in (Sarah Warnock/The Clarion-Ledger via AP) EDWARDS, Miss. (AP) — Another Civil War site is being added to the Vicksburg National Military Park, one of Mississippi’s top tourist attractions. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for This Great Battlefield of Shiloh: History, Memory, and the Establishment of a Civil War National Military Park at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.

    The Official Units of the National Park System of the United States is the collection of physical properties owned or administered by the National Park Service.. As of , there are official units of the National Park System; however, this number can be example, Denali National Park and Preserve are counted as two units, since the same name applies to a national park and. The Gettysburg National Military Park protects and interprets the landscape of the Battle of Gettysburg during the American Civil d in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, the park is managed by the National Park Service. The GNMP properties include most of the Gettysburg Battlefield, many of the battle's support areas during the battle (e.g., reserve, supply, & hospital locations), and.


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Transfer of National Military Parks by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Military Affairs. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Senator Reed Smoot of Utah, a long-time friend of the National Park Service, observed that any reorganization plan that proposed transfer of the national parks to the Department of Agriculture would not pass. With that observation, Secretary Wallace's suggestion died.

On Augeleven national military parks, two national parks, ten battlefield sites, ten national monuments, three miscellaneous memorials, and eleven national cemeteries that had been administered by the War Department were formally transferred to the Department of the Interior.

After that date, there is no evidence of any significant friction between the departments resulting from transfer. The pass must be obtained in person at a Federal recreation site by showing a Common Access Card (CAC) or Military ID (Form ).

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Vicksburg National Military Park – Mississippi, Louisiana. Other National Military Transfer of National Military Parks book Guilford Courthouse National Military Park – North Carolina.

Guilford Courthouse National Military Park in Greensboro, NC commemmorates the American Revolutionary War Battle of. Interesting book. a modification of a doctoral dissertation.

about the history of Gettysburg National Military Park. Of all our National Military Parks, Gettysburg is the jewel in the crown. Today's visitors and supporters can help write the next chapter in the s: The National Park System has since expanded to units (often referred to as parks), more than related areas, and numerous programs that assist in conserving the nation's natural and cultural heritage for the benefit of current and future generations.

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One goal was to transfer the national military parks, battlefields, and monuments away from the War Department and Department of Agriculture, and into the national park system.

Failure to secure transfer of the national military parks as part of a general reorganization of executive departments did not long deter Park Service officials.

Afteraccording to Horace Albright, he and Mather worked hard to insure that a proposal calling for transfer of the national military parks would be a part of the program.

Get this from a library. Military reservations, National military parks, and National cemeteries: Title and jurisdiction. [James Bradford McCrellis; United States.

Army. Office of the Judge Advocate General.]. This short book tells the story of Shiloh National Military Park from the aftermath of the battle until its transfer from the jurisdiction of the War Department to the National Park Service in Smith’s enthusiasm for the park shines through this revised dissertation, even though his prose is usually more serviceable than exciting/5(5).

America's National Parks Book: A Photographic Tour of All 61 National Parks of the USA. by Matt Noble | out of 5 stars Hardcover (National Geographic Guide to the National Parks of the United States) by National Geographic and Phil Schermeister | out of 5 stars Paperback $ $ 07 $ Secretary West had secured an agreement with the Secretary of War for the transfer to the Park Service of the military and historical parks and national monuments controlled by the War Department, and got a bill introduced into Congress by Senator Nye to effect this transfer, but the bill did no pass.

Get this from a library. Authorizing the donation of certain non-federal lands to Gettysburg National Military Park and to require a study and report on the final development of the park: report (to accompany H.R. ) (including the cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office).

[United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs.]. As ofthere were 9 National Military Parks. The 2 National Military Parks visited by Gram and Pops are listed in black. You can see pictures of their trips by going back and clicking on the List of Visited Parks link above and then selecting National Military Parks Visited by Gram and Pops.

Military veterans with any disability rating from the Department of Veterans Affairs get a free lifetime pass to national parks and other recreation areas Get the Deals & Discounts Newsletter.

United States. Army. Office of the Judge Advocate General: Military reservations, National military parks, and National cemeteries. Title and jurisdiction. (Washington, Govt́ Print. Off., ), also by James Bradford McCrellis (page images at HathiTrust; US access only).

National Geographic Guide to Civil War National Battlefield Parks Paperback – October 1, by National Geographic Society (Author) out of 5 stars 12 ratings.

See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Reviews:   “The National Parks” Episode Five to transfer national military parks, battlefields and monuments into the national park system. Adams’ book of photos from the region reaches the. A Chickamauga Memorial tells the full and fascinating story of how the country's first federally preserved national military park came into being and how it paved the way for all that came afterwards, including preservation efforts s: 1.Print book: National government publication: English: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects: Gettysburg National Military Park (Pa.) Land titles -- Registration and transfer -- Pennsylvania. Military parks -- Pennsylvania. View all subjects; More like this: Similar Items.Fort Donelson National Battlefield preserves Fort Donelson and Fort Heiman, two sites of the American Civil War Forts Henry and Donelson Campaign, in which Union Army Brigadier General Ulysses S.

Grant and Flag Officer Andrew Hull Foote captured three Confederate forts and opened two rivers, the Tennessee River and the Cumberland River, to control by the Union Navy.

The commanders received national recognition .