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This is an image of ruined White House at Canyon de Chelly National Monument
View of the White House (ruin) and a small ruin located below it.
Canyon de Chelly NM; Oct. 19, 1932.

Photo courtesy of National Park Service Historic Photograph Collection

The dates are those of the earliest legislative or executive actions authorizing or establishing the park areas.

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January 1, 1963 — Whitman Mission National Historic Site, Washington.

January 1, 1997 — Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area, Washington.

January 3, 1952 — Chicago Portage National Historic Site, Illinois.*

January 3, 1975 — Canaveral National Seashore, Florida.

January 4, 1935 — Fort Jefferson National Monument, Florida. (Later Dry Tortugas National Park, 1992)

January 8, 1971 — Voyagers National Park, Minnesota.

January 8, 1971 — Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park, Maryland-West Virginia-District of Columbia.

January 8, 1971 — Gulf Islands National Seashore, Florida to Mississippi.

January 9, 1903 — Wind Cave National Park, South Dakota.

January 9, 1908 — Muir Woods National Monument, California.

January 11, 1908 — Grand Canyon National Monument, Arizona. (Later Grand Canyon National Park, 1919)

January 11, 2000 — Agua Fria National Monument, Arizona.* (BLM)

January 11, 2000 — California Coastal National Monument, California.* (BLM)

January 11, 2000 — Grand Canyon - Parashant National Monument, Arizona.* (BLM)

January 15, 1944 — Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site, New York.

January 16, 1908 — Pinnacles National Monument, California.

January 16, 1961 — Christiansted National Historic Site, Virgin Islands.

January 16, 1969 — Mar-A-Lago National Historic Site, Florida. (Later Abolished, 1980)

January 18, 1933 — White Sands National Monument, New Mexico.

January 18, 1961 — Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Monument, Maryland-West Virginia. (Later Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park, 1971)

January 19, 1929 — Acadia National Park, Maine.

January 20, 1969 — Marble Canyon National Monument, Arizona. (Later Grand Canyon National Park, 1975)

January 22, 1937 — Zion National Monument, Utah. (Later Zion National Park, 1956)

January 23, 1930 — George Washington Birthplace National Monument, Virginia.

January 24, 1922 — Lehman Caves National Monument, Nevada. (Later Great Basin National Park, 1986)

January 24, 1923 — Aztec Ruins, New Mexico. (Later Aztec Ruins National Monument, 1928)

January 26, 1915 — Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado.

January 31, 1848 — Washington Monument, District of Columbia.

January 31, 1914 — Papago Saguaro National Monument, Arizona. (Later Abolished, 1930)

February 1, 1965 — Arbuckle National Recreation Area, Oklahoma. (Later Chickasaw National Recreation Area, 1976)

February 6, 1925 — Meriwether Lewis National Monument, Tennessee. (Later Natchez Trace Parkway)

February 7, 1908 — Jewel Cave National Monument, South Dakota.

February 8, 1917 — Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Site, Georgia. (Later Kennesaw National Battlefield Park, 1935)

February 9, 1911 — Lincoln Memorial, District of Columbia. (Dedicated in 1922)

February 11, 1895 — Gettysburg National Military Park, Pennsylvania.

February 11, 1933 — Death Valley National Monument, Nevada. (Later Death Valley National Park)

February 11, 1965 — Curecanti National Recreation Area, Colorado.

February 12, 1932 — Lincoln Museum, District of Columbia. (Later Ford’s Theater, 1965)

February 12, 1988 — Frederick Douglass National Historic Site, District of Columbia.

February 14, 1927 — Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania County Battlefields Memorial & National Military Park, Virginia.

February 14, 1931 — Canyon de Chelly National Monument, Arizona.

February 14, 1949 — San Juan National Historic Site, Puerto Rico.

February 16, 1988 — Timucuan Ecological & Historic Preserve, Florida.

February 19, 1962 — Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial, Indiana,

February 21, 1899 — Vicksburg National Military Park, Mississippi.

February 21, 1929 — Brice's Cross Roads National Battlefield Site, Mississippi.

February 21, 1929 — Tupelo National Battlefield Site, Mississippi. (Later Tupelo National Battlefield, 1961)

February 24, 1992 — Salt River Bay National Historical Park & Ecological Preserve, St. Croix, Virgin Islands.

February 25, 1928 — Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah.

February 25, 1932 — Bandelier National Monument, New Mexico.

February 26, 1917 — Mount McKinley National Park, Alaska. (Later Denali National Park & National Preserve, 1980)

February 26, 1919 — Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona.

February 26, 1919 — Lafayette National Park, Maine. (Later Acadia National Park, 1929)

February 26, 1925 — Glacier Bay National Monument, Alaska. (Later Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve, 1980)

February 26, 1929 — Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming.

March 1, 1872 — Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming-Montana-Idaho.

March 1, 1933 — Saguaro National Monument, Arizona. (Later Saguaro National Park, 1994)

March 1, 1972 — Buffalo National River, Arkansas.

March 2, 1889 — Casa Grande Ruin Reservation, Arizona. (Later Casa Grande Ruins National Monument, 1926)

March 2, 1909 — Mount Olympus National Monument, Washington. (Later Olympic National Park)

March 2, 1917 — Guilford Courthouse National Military Park, North Carolina.

March 2, 1923 — Hovenweep National Monument, Colorado-Utah.

March 2, 1923 — Mound City Group National Monument, Ohio. (Later Hopewell Culture National Historical Park)

March 2, 1927 — Kill Devil Hill Monument National Memorial, North Carolina. (Later Wright Brothers National Memorial, 1953)

March 2, 1933 — Morristown National Historical Park, New Jersey.

March 2, 1936 — Richmond National Battlefield Park, Virginia.

March 3, 1925 — Fort McHenry National Park, Maryland. (Later Fort McHenry National Monument & Historic Shrine, 1939)

March 3, 1927 — Stones River National Military Park, Tennessee. (Later Stones River National Battlefield, 1960)

March 3, 1931 — Isle Royal National Park, Michigan.

March 3, 1931 — Kings Mountain National Military Park, South Carolina.

March 3, 1933 — Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Monument, Colorado. (Later Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park, 1999)

March 3, 1992 — Manzanar National Historic Site, California.

March 4, 1907 — Chalmette Monument and Grounds, Louisiana. (Later Jean Lafitte National Historical Park & Preserve, 1978)

March 4, 1921 — Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas.

March 4, 1925 — Lee Mansion, Virginia. (Later Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial, 1972)

March 4, 1929 — Badlands National Monument, South Dakota. (Later Badlands National Park, 1978)

March 4, 1929 — Cowpens National Battlefield Site, South Carolina. (Later Cowpens National Battlefield, 1972)

March 4, 1931 — Fort Necessity National Battlefield Site, Pennsylvania. (Later Fort Necessity National Battlefield, 1961)

March 4, 1940 — Kings Canyon National Park, California.

March 4, 1952 — Virgin Islands National Historic Site, Virgin Islands. (Later Christiansted National Historic Site, 1961)

March 5, 1946 — Touro Synagogue National Historic Site, Rhode Island.*

March 5, 1980 — Channel Islands National Park, California.

March 5, 1980 — David Berger National Memorial, Ohio.*

March 5, 1980 — North Country National Scenic Trail, New York to North Dakota.*

March 7, 1974 — Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, Tennessee-Kentucky. (National Park Area, 1976)

March 10, 1966 — Cape Lookout National Seashore, North Carolina.

March 11, 1907 — Chaco Canyon National Monument, New Mexico. (Later Chaco Culture National Historical Park, 1980)

March 11, 1948 — DeSoto National Memorial, Florida.

March 12, 1968 — National Visitor Center, District of Columbia. (Later Abolished)

March 15, 1943 — Jackson Hole National Monument, Wyoming. (Later Grand Teton National Park, 1950)

March 15, 1965 — Sanford National Recreation Area, Texas. (Later Lake Meredith National Recreation Area, 1990)

March 17, 1932 — Great Sand Dunes National Monument, Colorado. (Later Great Sand Dunes National Park, 2000)

March 17, 1938 — Salem Maritime National Historic Site, Massachusetts.

March 17, 1976 — Chickasaw National Recreation Area, Oklahoma.

March 18, 1918 — Zion National Monument, Utah. (Later Zion National Park)

March 19, 1936 — Homestead National Monument of America, Nebraska.

March 20, 1909 — Navajo National Monument, Arizona.

March 22, 1899 — Mount Rainier National Park, Washington.

March 22, 1946 — Custer Battlefield National Monument, Montana. (Later Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument, 1991)

March 23, 1910 — Sitka National Monument, Alaska. (Later Sitka National Historical Park)

March 23, 1925 — Mount Rushmore National Memorial, South Dakota.

March 26, 1928 — Fort Donelson National Military Park, Tennessee. (Later Fort Donelson National Battlefield, 1985)

March 28, 1983 — Florida National Scenic Trail, Florida.

March 28, 1983 — Natchez Trace National Scenic Trail, Mississippi to Tennessee.

March 28, 1983 — Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail, Virginia to Pennsylvania.

April 2, 1956 — Booker T. Washington National Monument, Virginia.

April 5, 1941 — Fort Raleigh National Historic Site, North Carolina.

April 5, 1968 — Saugus Iron Works National Historic Site, Massachusetts.

April 7, 1866 — Ford’s Theater, District od Columbia. (Later Ford’s Theater National Historic Site, 1970)

April 11, 1972 — Cowpens National Battlefield, South Carolina.

April 12, 1929 — Arches National Monument, Utah. (Later Arches National Park)

April 13, 1937 — Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, Arizona.

April 14, 1959 — Minute Man National Historic Site, Massachusetts. (Later National Historical Park, 1959)

April 15, 1875 — Mackinac National Park, Mackinac Island, Michigan. (Later Mackinac State Park, 1895)

April 15, 1954 — Appomattox Court House National Historical Park, Virginia.

April 15, 2000 — Giant Sequoia National Monument, California.* (U.S.D.A.-F.S.)

April 16, 1908 — Natural Bridges National Monument, Utah.

April 17, 1978 — Constitution Gardens, District of Columbia.

April 18, 1924 — Chiricahua National Monument, Arizona.

April 18, 1946 — Lake Texoma Recreation Area, Oklahoma-Texas. (Later Transferred, 1949)

April 18, 1958 — Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Arizona-Utah.

April 20, 1832 — Hot Springs Reservation, Arkansas. (later Hot Springs National Park, 1921)

April 22, 1960 — Stones River National Battlefield, Tennessee.

April 22, 1960 — Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield Park, Missouri. (Later Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield, 1970)

April 25, 1947 — Theodore Roosevelt National Memorial Park, North Dakota. (Later Theodore Roosevelt National Park, 1978)

April 26, 1933 — Channel Islands National Monument, California.

April 27, 1904 — Sully’s Hill National Park, North Dakota. (Later Sully’s Hill Game Preserve, 1931)

April 27, 1962 — Hamilton Grange National Memorial, New York.

April 28, 1948 — Fort Sumter National Monument, South Carolina.

April 29, 1960 — Fort Laramie National Historic Site, Wyoming.

May 2, 1924 — Craters of the Moon National Monument, Idaho.

May 2, 1997 — Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial, District of Columbia.

May 6, 1907 — Cinder Cone National Monument, California. (Later Lassen Volcanic National Park, 1916)

May 6, 1907 — Lassen Peak National Monument, California. (Later Lassen Volcanic National Park, 1916)

May 8, 1987 — Santa Fe National Historic Trail, Missouri to New Mexico.*

May 10, 1940 — Manassas National Battlefield Park, Virginia.

May 11, 1908 — Lewis and Clark Cavern National Monument, Montana. (Abolished)

May 11, 1910 — Glacier National Park, Montana.

May 11, 1929 — Holy Cross National Monument, Colorado. (Abolished, 1950)

May 11, 1961 — Russell Cave National Monument, Alabama.

May 13, 1986 — Red Hill Patrick Henry National Memorial, Virginia.*

May 14, 1930 — Carlsbad Caverns National Park, New Mexico.

May 15, 1965 — Nez Perce National Historical Park, Idaho.

May 17, 1939 — Santa Rosa Island National Monument, Florida. (Later Gulf Islands National Seashore, 1971)

May 17, 1954 — Jefferson National Expansion Memorial, Missouri. (Authorized)

May 17, 1963 — Big Hole National Battlefield, Montana.

May 18, 1938 — Natchez Trace Parkway, Mississippi-Alabama- Tennessee.

May 21, 1932 — Theodore Roosevelt Island National Memorial, District of Columbia.

May 22, 1902 — Crater Lake National Park, Oregon.

May 22, 1926 — Shenandoah National Park, Virginia.

May 22, 1926 — Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee-North Carolina.

May 22, 1945 — Millerton Lake Recreation Area, California. (Later Abolished, 1957)

May 22, 1945 — Shasta Lake Recreation Area, California. (Later Transferred to the Forest Service, 1948)

May 23, 1928 — George Rogers Clark Memorial, Indiana. (Later George Rogers Clark National Historical Park, 1966)

May 23, 1928 — Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, District of Columbia-Maryland-Virginia. (Later George Washington Memorial Parkway, 1930)

May 23, 1983 — Harry S. Truman National Historic Site, Missouri.

May 24, 1911 — Colorado National Monument, Colorado.

May 24, 1982 — Historic Camden, South Carolina.*

May 24, 1991 — Niobrara National Scenic River, Nebraska-South Dakota.

May 25, 1926 — Mammoth Cave National Park, Kentucky.

May 25, 1926 — Sunset Crater National Monument, Arizona. (Later Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument, 1990)

May 26, 1936 — Fort Frederica National Monument, Georgia.

May 26, 1939 — Federal Hall Memorial National Historic Site, New York. (Later Federal Hall National Memorial, 1955)

May 26, 1939 — Philadelphia Custom House National Historic Site, Pennsylvania. (Later Independence national Historical Park, 1959)

May 26, 1967 — John Fitzgerald Kennedy National Historic Site, Massachusetts.

May 26, 1977 — Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site, New York.

May 27, 1992 — Hopewell Culture National Historical Park, Ohio.

May 29, 1930 — Fort Washington Park, Maryland.

May 29, 1958 — Fort Clatsop National Memorial, Oregon.

May 29, 1963 — Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, West Virginia-Maryland-Virginia.

May 30, 1910 — Rainbow Bridge National Monument, Utah.

May 30, 1922 — Lincoln Memorial, District of Columbia.

May 30, 1930 — George Washington Memorial Parkway, Virginia-Maryland.

May 30, 1934 — Everglades National Park, Florida.

May 30, 1977 — Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site, New Hampshire.

May 31, 1923 — Pipe Spring National Monument, Arizona.

May 31, 1962 — WhiskeyTown-Shasta-Trinity National Recreation Area, California.

June 1, 1938 — Saratoga National Historical Park, New York.

June 2, 1926 — Moores Creek National Military Park, North Carolina. (Later Moores Creek National Battlefield, 1980)

June 2, 1936 — Perry’s Victory & International Peace Memorial National Monument, Ohio. (Later Perry’s Victory & International Peace Memorial, 1972)

June 3, 1960 — Bent's Old Fort National Historic Site, Colorado.

June 5, 1936 — Colonial National Historical Park, Virginia.

June 5, 1942 — Castillo de San Marcos National Monument, Florida.

June 5, 1965 — Agate Fossil Beds National Monument, Nebraska.

June 5, 1978 — Lowell National Historical Park, Massachusetts.

June 7, 1926 — Casa Grande Ruins National Monument, Ariaona.

June 8, 1906 — Antiquities Act. (Used by President’s to Create National Monuments)

June 8, 1923 — Bryce Canyon National Monument, Utah. (Later Bryce Canyon National Park, 1928)

June 8, 1949 — Saint Croix Island National Monument, Maine. (Later Saint Croix Island International Historic Site, 1984)

June 8, 2000 — Hanford Reach National Monument, Washington.* (U.S.F.W.S.)

June 9, 2000 — Canyons of the Ancients National Monument, Colorado.* (BLM)

June 9, 2000 — Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument, Oregon.* (BLM)

June 9, 2000 — Ironwood Forest National Monument, Arizona.* (BLM)

June 10, 1933 — Rock Creek Park, District of Columbia.

June 11, 1896 — Peterson House (House where Lincoln died), District of Columbia. (Later Ford’s Theater National Historic Site, 1970)

June 11, 1940 — Cumberland Gap National Historical Park, Kentucky-Tennessee-Virginia.

June 14, 1934 — Ocmulgee National Monument, Georgia.

June 16, 1933 — Blue Ridge Parkway, North Carolina-Virginia.

June 16, 1972 — John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, District of Columbia. (Later Transferred to Kennedy Center Trustees, 1994)

June 18, 1930 — Appomattox Court House Monument, Virginia. (Later Appomattox Court House National Historical Park, 1954)

June 19, 1934 — Natchez Trace Parkway, Mississippi-Alabama-Tennessee.

June 19, 1948 — Fort Vancouver National Monument, Washington. (Later Fort Vancouver National Historic Site, 1961)

June 20, 1935 — Big Bend National Park, Texas.

June 20, 1966 — Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site, Montana-North Dakota.

June 21, 1934 — Monocacy National Military Park, Maryland. (Later Monocacy National Battlefield, 1976)

June 22, 1948 — Hampton National Historic Site, Maryland.

June 22, 1948 — Prince William Forest Park, Virginia.

June 23, 1910 — Big Hole Battlefield National Monument, Montana. (Later Big Hole National Battlefield, 1963)

June 23, 1936 — Park, Parkway & Recreatiojn Area Study Act.

June 23, 1970 — Ford's Theater National Historic Site, District of Columbia.

June 25, 1987 — Pennsylvania Avenue National Historic Site, District of Columbia.

June 26, 1934 — Thomas Jefferson Memorial, District of Columbia.

June 26, 1935 — Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park, Georgia.

June 27, 1941 — McLoughlin House National Historic Site, Oregon.*

June 27, 1952 — Shadow Mountain National Recreation Area, Colorado. (Later Transferred to Forest Service, 1978)

June 27, 1988 — San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park, California.

June 27, 1990 — Pecos National Historical Park, New Mexico.

June 27, 1990 — Petroglyph National Monument, New Mexico.

June 28, 1948 — Independence National Historical Park, Pennsylvania. (Later a World Heritage Site, 1979)

June 28, 1954 — Fort Union National Monument, New Mexico.

June 28, 1980 — Biscayne National Park, Florida.

June 29, 1906 — Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado.

June 29, 1917 — Verendrye National Monument, North Dakota. (Abolished)

June 29, 1936 — Whitman Mission National Monument, Washington. (Later Whitman Mission National Historical Site, 1963)

June 29, 1938 — Olympic National Park, Washington.

June 29, 1955 — Custis-Lee Mansion National Memorial, Virginia. (Later Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee National Memorial, 1972)

June 30, 1864 — Yosemite State Park, California. (Later Yosemite National Park, 1906)

June 30, 1936 — Blue Ridge Parkway, North Carolina-Virginia.

June 30, 1944 — Harpers Ferry National Monument, West Virginia-Virginia-Maryland. (Later Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, 1963)

June 30, 1961 — Fort Vancouver National Historic Site, Washington.

June 30, 1966 — Chamizal National Memorial, Texas.

June 30, 1972 — Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial, Virginia.

June 30, 1976 — Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, Alaska- Washington.

July 1, 1902 — Sulphur Springs Reservation, Oklahoma. (Later Chickasaw National Recreation Area, 1976)

July 1, 1939 — Mount Rushmore National Memorial, South Dakota. (Date Acquired by the National Park Service)

July 1, 1940 — National Cemetery of Custer’s Battlefield Reservation, Montana. (Later Custer Battlefield National Monument, 1946)

July 1, 1980 — Vietnam Veterans Memorial, District of Columbia.

July 2, 1928 — Aztec Ruins National Monument, New Mexico.

July 3, 1926 — Petersburg National Military Park, Virginia. (Later Petersburg National Battlefield, 1962)

July 3, 1930 — Colonial National Monument, Virginia. (Later Colonial National Historical Park, 1936)

July 4, 1956 — Independence National Historical Park, Pennsylvania.

July 4, 1976 — Valley Forge National Historical Park, Pennsylvania.

July 5, 1943 — Saint Paul’s Church National Historic Site, New York. (Date Dedicated)

July 6, 1911 — Devils Postpile National Monument, California.

July 6, 1960 — Arkansas Post National Memorial, Arkansas.

July 7, 1964 — Roosevelt Campobello International Park, New Brunswick, Canada.*

July 7, 2000 — President Lincoln and Soldiers' Home National Monument, District of Columbia. (Armed Forces Retirement Home)

July 8, 1916 — Sieur de Monts National Monument, Maine. (Later Acadia National Park, 1929)

July 9, 1952 — Coronado National Memorial, Arizona.

July 12, 1909 — Oregon Caves National Monument, Oregon.

July 12, 1954 — Catoctin Mountain Park, Maryland.

July 14, 1943 — George Washington Carver National Monument, Missouri.

July 14, 1956 — Edison Laboratory National Monument, New Jersey. (Later Edison National Historic Site, 1962)

July 16, 1938 — Fort Laramie National Monument, Wyoming. (Later Fort Laramie National Historical Site)

July 17, 1916 — Abraham Lincoln National Park, Kentucky. (Later Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Site, 1959)

July 18, 1947 — Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Nevada-Arizona.

July 20, 1956 — Pea Ridge National Military Park, Arkansas.

July 22, 1963 — Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area, Utah-Wyoming. (Later Transferred to Forest Service, 1968)

July 23, 1966 — George Rogers Clark National Historical Park, Indiana.

July 25, 1939 — Tuzigoot National Monument, Arizona.

July 25, 1956 — Horseshoe Bend National Military Park, Alabama.

July 25, 1962 — Sagamore Hill National Historic Site, New York.

July 25, 1962 — Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site, New York.

July 26, 1955 — City of Refuge National Historical Park, Hawaii. (Later Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park, 1978)

July 30, 1965 — Golden Spike National Historic Site, Utah.

July 31, 1909 — Mukuntuweap National Monument. Utah. (Later Zion National Park, 1919)

August 1, 1916 — Hawaii National Park, Hawaii. (Later Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, 1961)

August 2, 1876 — Washington Monument, District of Columbia. (Accepted)

August 2, 1937 — Capitol Reef National Monument, Utah. (Later Capitol Reef National Park, 1971)

August 2, 1956 — Chimney Rock National Historic Site, Nebraska.*

August 2, 1956 — Virgin Islands National Park, Virgin Islands.

August 3, 1918 — Casa Grande National Monument, Arizona. (Later Casa Grande Ruin Reservation)

August 3, 1938 — Hopewell Village National Historic Site, Pennsylvania. (Later Hopewell Furnace national Historical Site, 1985)

August 3, 1950 — Baltimore-Washington Parkway, Maryland. (Later National Capital Parks, 1975)

August 3, 1950 — Greenbelt Park, Maryland.

August 3, 1992 — California National Historic Trail, California to Oregon.

August 3, 1992 — Pony Express National Historic Trail, Missouri to California.*

August 6, 1990 — Tumacacori National Historical Park, Arizona.

August 7, 1961 — Cape Cod National Seashore, Massachusetts.

August 9, 1916 — Capulin Mountain National Monument, New Mexico. (Later Capulin Volcano National Monument, 1987)

August 9, 1916 — Lassen Volcanic National Park, California.

August 9, 1985 — Fort Donelson National Battlefield, Tennessee-Kentucky.

August 10, 1933 — National Capital Parks, District of Columbia.

August 10, 1933 — National Mall, District of Columbia.

August 10, 1933 — Reorganization.

August 10, 1933 — White House, District of Columbia. (Later President's Park)

August 10, 1939 — Chalmette National Historical Park, Louisiana. (Later Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve, 1978)

August 10, 1961 — Fort Necessity National Battlefield, Pennsylvania.

August 10, 1961 — Natchez Trace Parkway, Mississippi.

August 10, 1961 — Tupelo National Battlefield, Mississippi.

August 11, 1939 — Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Site, Kentucky.

August 11, 1939 — Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine, Maryland.

August 11, 1947 — Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Nevada-Arizona.

August 11, 1955 — Federal Hall National Memorial, New York.

August 12, 1940 — Fort Washington Park, Maryland.

August 12, 1946 — Castle Clinton National Monument, New York.

August 12, 1965 — Herbert Hoover National Historic Site, Iowa.

August 13, 1935 — Appomattox Court House National Historical Monument, Virginia.

August 14, 1958 — General Grant National Memorial, New York.

August 15, 1978 — Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area, Georgia.

August 15, 1990 — Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail, Mexico and California.*

August 16, 1936 — Joshua Tree National Monument, California. (Later Joshua Tree National Park, 1994)

August 17, 1937 — Cape Hatteras National Seashore, North Carolina.

August 17, 1949 — Suitland Parkway, Maryland-District of Columbia. (Later National Capital Parks, 1975)

August 17, 1972 — Puukohola Heiau National Historic Site, Hawaii.

August 18, 1971 — Lincoln Home National Historic Site, Illinois.

August 18, 1978 — American Memorial Park, Saipan.*

August 18, 1978 — War in the Pacific National Historical Park, Guam.

August 19, 1890 — Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, Georgia-Tennessee.

August 19, 1976 — Ninety Six National Historic Site, South Carolina.

August 20, 1969 — Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, Colorado.

August 21, 1935 — Fort Stanwix National Monument, New York.

August 21, 1935 — Historic Sites Act.

August 22, 1933 — Cedar Breaks National Monument, Utah.

August 24, 1962 — Petersburg National Battlefield, Virginia.

August 24, 1984 — Illinois and Michigan Canal National Heritage Corridor, Illinois.*

August 25, 1916 — National Park Service Act.

August 25, 1937 — Pipestone National Monument, Minnesota.

August 25, 1972 — Grant-Kohrs Ranch National Historic Site, Montana.

August 25, 1972 — John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Memorial Parkway, Wyoming.

August 25, 1992 — Marsh-Billings National Historical Park, Vermont. (Later Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park, 1998)

August 27, 1964 — Ozark National Scenic Riverways, Missouri.

August 28, 1965 — Hubbell Trading Post National Historic Site, Arizona.

August 29, 1935 — Andrew Johnson National Monument, Tennessee. (Later Andrew Johnson National Historic Site, 1963)

August 30, 1890 — Antietam National Battlefield Site, Maryland. (Later Antietam National Battlefield, 1978)

August 30, 1964 — Fort Bowie National Historic Site, Arizona.

August 31, 1964 — Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site, Pennsylvania.

August 31, 1964 — Fort Larned National Historic Site, Kansas.

August 31, 1964 — John Muir National Historic Site, California.

August 31, 1964 — Johnstown Flood National Memorial, Pennsylvania.

August 31, 1964 — Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site, New Hampshire.

August 31, 1965 — Alibates Flint Quarries & Texas Panhandle Pueblo Culture National Monument, Texas. (Later Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument, 1978)

September 1, 1965 — Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, Pennsylvania-New Jersey.

September 1, 1959 — Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial, District of Columbia.

September 2, 1958 — Grand Portage National Monument, Minnesota.

September 3, 1964 — Land & Water Conservation Fund Act.

September 3, 1964 — Wilderness Act.

September 5, 1925 — Father Millet Cross National Monument, New York. (Abolished, 1949)

September 5, 1962 — Edison National Historic Site, New Jersey.

September 5, 1962 — Frederick Douglass Home, District of Columbia. (Later Frederick Douglass National Historic Site, 1988)

September 8, 1959 — Abraham Lincoln Birthplace national Historic Site, Kentucky.

September 8, 1961 — Fort Davis National Historic Site, Texas.

September 8, 1980 — Moores Creek National Battlefield, North Carolina.

September 8, 1980 — Overmountain Victory National Historic Trail, Virginia to South Carolina.*

September 8, 1988 — Charles Pickney National Historic Site, South Carolina.

September 8, 1966 — San Juan Island National Historical Park, Washington.

September 9, 1980 — U.S.S. Arizona Memorial, Hawaii.

September 11, 1964 — Fire Island National Seashore, New York.

September 12, 1964 — Canyonlands National Park, Utah.

September 13, 1960 — Haleakala National Park, Hawaii.

September 13, 1961 — Fort Smith National Historic Site, Arkansas-Oklahoma.

September 13, 1962 — Point Reyes National Seashore, California.

September 14, 1950 — Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming.

September 15, 1908 — Tumacacori National Monument, Arizona. (Later Tumacacori National Historical Park, 1990)

September 15, 1951 — Grand Portage National Historic Site, Minnesota. (Later Grand Portage National Monument, 1958)

September 18, 1996 — Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, Utah.* (BLM)

September 19, 1985 — Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site, Pennsylvania.

September 21, 1909 — Shoshone Cavern National Monument, Wyoming. (Abolished, 1954)

September 21, 1950 — Fort Caroline National Memorial, Florida.

September 21, 1959 — Minute Man National Historical Park, Massachusetts.

September 21, 1965 — Assateague Island National Seashore, Maryland to Virginia.

September 22, 1961 — Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii.

September 23, 1938 — Chesapeake and Ohio Canal, District of Columbia-Maryland-West Virginia. (Later Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Monument, 1961)

September 24, 1906 — Devils Tower National Monument, Wyoming.

September 24, 1918 — Katmai National Monument, Alaska. (Later Katmai National Park and National Preserve, 1980)

September 25, 1890 — Sequoia National Park, California.

September 25, 1984 — Saint Croix Island International Historic Site, Maine.

September 26, 1970 — Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, Wisconsin.

September 27, 1890 — Rock Creek Park, District of Columbia.

September 28, 1962 — Padre Island National Seashore, Texas.

September 30, 1965 — Pennsylvania Avenue National Historic Site, District of Columbia.

October 1, 1890 — Yosemite National Park, California.

October 1, 1974 — Boston National Historical Park, Massachusetts.

October 1, 1990 — Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area, Tennessee-Kentucky. (Acquired by National Park Service)

October 2, 1968 — Appalachian National Scenic Trail, Maine to Georgia.

October 2, 1968 — Lake Chelan National Recreation Area, Washington.

October 2, 1968 — National Trails System Act.

October 2, 1968 — North Cascades National Park, Washington.

October 2, 1968 — Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail, Mexico to Canada.*

October 2, 1968 — Redwood National Park, California.

October 2, 1968 — Ross Lake National Recreation Area, Washington.

October 2, 1968 — Saint Croix National Scenic Riverway, Minnesota-Wisconsin.

October 2, 1968 — Wild and Scenic Rivers Act.

October 2, 1989 — Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site, Missouri.

October 3, 1980 — Ice Age National Scenic Trail, Wisconsin.*

October 4, 1915 — Dinosaur National Monument, Colorado-Utah.

October 4, 1961 — Piscataway Park, Maryland.

October 6, 1986 — Nez Perce National Historic Trail, Oregon, Idaho, Wyoming, and Montana.*

October 7, 1988 — Natchez National Historical Park, Mississippi.

October 9, 1972 — Longfellow National Historic Site, Massachusetts.

October 9, 1997 — Oklahoma City National Memorial, Oklahoma.

October 10, 1970 — Fort Point National Historic Site, California.

October 10, 1980 — Boston African American National Historic Site, Massachusetts.

October 10, 1980 — Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Site, Georgia.

October 10, 1992 — Ebey's Landing National Historic Reserve, Washington.

October 11, 1974 — Big Cypress National Preserve, Florida.

October 11, 1974 — Big Thicket National Preserve, Texas.

October 11, 2000 — First Ladies National Historic Site, Ohio.

October 12, 1976 — Obed Wild and Scenic River, Tennessee.

October 12, 1979 — Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site, Massachusetts.

October 13, 1936 — Boulder Dam National Recreation Area, Nevada-Arizona. (Later Lake Mead National Recreation Area, 1947)

October 13, 1944 — Atlanta Campaign National Historic Site, Georgia. (Abolished, 1950)

October 13, 1964 — Ice Age National Scientific Reserve, Wisconsin.*

October 14, 1913 — Cabrillo National Monument, California.

October 14, 1922 — Timpanogos Cave National Monument, Utah.

October 14, 1994 — Saguaro National Park, California.

October 15, 1924 — Castle Pickney National Monument, South Carolina. (Abolished, 1956)

October 15, 1924 — Fort Marion National Monument, Florida. (Later Castillo de San Marcos National Monument, 1942)

October 15, 1924 — Fort Matanzas National Monument, Florida.

October 15, 1924 — Fort Pulaski National Monument, Georgia.

October 15, 1924 — Statue of Liberty National Monument, New York-New Jersey. (Later World Heritage Site, 1984)

October 15, 1966 — Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area, Montana-Wyoming.

October 15, 1966 — Guadalupe Mountains National Park, Texas.

October 15, 1966 — National Historic Preservation Act.

October 15, 1966 — Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, Michigan.

October 15, 1966 — Wolf Trap Farm Park for the Performing Arts, Virginia.

October 15, 1982 — Mary McLeod Bethune Council House National Historic Site, District of Columbia.

October 16, 1970 — Andersonville National Historic Site, Georgia.

October 16, 1972 — Lake Meredith Recreation Area, Texas. (Later National Recreation Area, 1990)

October 16, 1992 — Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historic Park, Ohio.

October 17, 1968 — Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site, North Carolina.

October 18, 1968 — Biscayne National Monument, Florida. (Later Biscayne National Park, 1980)

October 18, 1972 — Sitka National Historical Park, Alaska.

October 18, 1976 — Congaree Swamp National Park, South Carolina.

October 18, 1976 — Eugene O'Neill National Historic Site, California.

October 19, 1978 — Fort Scott National Historic Site, Kansas.

October 20, 1988 — New Jersey Coastal Heritage Trail, New Jersey.*

October 21, 1922 — Fossil Cycad National Monument, South Dakota. (Abolished, 1956)

October 21, 1970 — Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, Michigan.

October 21, 1972 — Hohokam Pima National Monument, Arizona.

October 21, 1972 — Thaddeus Kosciuszko National Memorial, Pennsylvania.

October 21, 1972 — Whiskeytown-Shasta-Trinity National Recreation Area, California.

October 21, 1976 — Monocacy National Battlefield, Maryland.

October 21, 1986 — Steamtown National Historic Site, Pennsylvania.

October 22, 1965 — Roger Williams National Memorial, Rhode Island.

October 22, 1976 — Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, Tennessee-Kentucky.

October 23, 1972 — Cumberland Island National Seashore, Georgia.

October 23, 1972 — Fossil Butte National Monument, Wyoming.

October 24, 1992 — Little River Canyon National Preserve, Alabama.

October 24, 2000 — Rosie the Riveter/World War II Home Front National Historical Park, California.

October 25, 1916 — Old Kasaan National Monument, Alaska. (Abolished, 1955)

October 25, 1923 — Carlsbad Cave National Monument, New Mexico. (Later Carlsbad Caverns National Park, 1930)

October 25, 1938 — Ackia Battleground National Monument, Mississippi. (Later Natchez Trace Parkway, 1961)

October 25, 1949 — Effigy Mounds National Monument, Iowa.

October 25, 1949 — International Peace Garden, North Dakota-Manitoba.*

October 25, 1972 — Benjamin Franklin National Memorial, Pennsylvania.*

October 25, 1972 — Lower Saint Croix National Scenic Riverway, Minnesota and Wisconsin.

October 26, 1972 — Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial, Ohio.

October 26, 1974 — Clara Barton National Historic Site, Maryland.

October 26, 1974 — John Day Fossil Beds National Monument, Oregon.

October 26, 1974 — Knife River Indian Villages National Historic Site. North Dakota.

October 26, 1974 — Martin Van Buren National Historic Site, New York.

October 26, 1974 — Sewall-Belmont House National Historic Site, District of Columbia.*

October 26, 1974 — Springfield Armory National Historic Site, Massachusetts.

October 26, 1974 — Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site, Alabama.

October 26, 1992 — Brown Vs. Board of Education National Historic Site, Kansas.

October 26, 1992 — Dry Tortugas National Park, Florida.

October 27, 1972 — Gateway National Recreation Area, New York-New Jersey.

October 27, 1972 — Golden Gate National Recreation Area, California.

October 27, 1986 — Great Basin National Park, Nevada.

October 27, 1992 — Great Egg Harbor National Scenic and Recreational River, New Jersey-Pennsylvania.

October 27, 1992 — Keweenaw National Historical Park, Michigan.

October 28, 1986 — Korean War Veterans National Memorial, District of Columbia.

October 28, 1988 — Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monument, New Mexico.

October 28, 1992 — Port Chicago Naval Magazine National Memorial, California.*

October 31, 1988 — National Park of American Samoa, American Samoa.

October 31, 1988 — Poverty Point National Monument, Louisiana.

October 31, 1988 — Zuni-Cibola National Historical Park, New Mexico.

October 31, 1990 — Weir Farm National Historic Site, Connecticut.

October 31, 1994 — Death Valley National Park, California-Nevada.

October 31, 1994 — Joshua Tree National Park, California.

October 31, 1994 — Mojave National Preserve, California.

October 31, 1994 — New Orleans Jazz National Historical Park, Louisiana.

November 1, 1909 — Gran Quivira National Monument, New Mexico. (Later Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monument, 1980)

November 2, 1966 — Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural National Historic Site, New York.

November 2, 1994 — Cane River Creole National Historical Park and Heritage Area, Louisiana.

November 2, 1994 — Quinebaug and Shetucket River Valley National Heritage Corridor, Connecticut.*

November 5, 1966 — Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, Indiana.

November 6, 1998 — Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site, Arkansas.

November 6, 1998 — Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site, Alabama.

November 7, 2000 — Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site, Colorado.

November 10, 1978 — Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument, Texas.

November 10, 1978 — Antietam National Battlefield, Maryland.

November 10, 1978 — Badlands National Park, South Dakota.

November 10, 1978 — Continental Divide National Scenic Trail, Canada-Mexico.

November 10, 1978 — Delaware National Scenic River, Pennsylvania-New Jersey-New York.

November 10, 1978 — Ebey's Landing National Historical Reserve, Washington.

November 10, 1978 — Edgar Allen Poe National Historic Site, Pennsylvania.

November 10, 1978 — Friendship Hill National Historic Site, Pennsylvania.

November 10, 1978 — Iditarod National Historic Trail, Alaska.*

November 10, 1978 — Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve, Louisiana.

November 10, 1978 — Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park, Hawaii.

November 10, 1978 — Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail, Missouri to Oregon.*

November 10, 1978 — Maggie L. Walker National Historic Site, Virginia.

November 10, 1978 — Middle Delaware National Scenic River, Pennsylvania -New Jersey.

November 10, 1978 — Missouri National Recreation River, Nebraska-South Dakota.

November 10, 1978 — Mormon Pioneer National Historic Trail, Illinois to Utah.*

November 10, 1978 — New River Gorge National River, West Virginia.

November 10, 1978 — Oregon National Historic Trail, Missouri to Oregon.*

November 10, 1978 — Palo Alto Battlefield National Historic Site, Texas.

November 10, 1978 — New Jersey Pinelands National Preserve, New Jersey.*

November 10, 1978 — Pu'uhonua O Honaunau National Historical Park, Hawaii.

November 10, 1978 — Rio Grande Wild and Scenic River, Texas.

November 10, 1978 — Saint Paul's Church National Historic Site, New York.

November 10, 1978 — San Antonio Missions National Historical Park, Texas.

November 10, 1978 — Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, California.

November 10, 1978 — Theodore Roosevelt National Park, North Dakota.

November 10, 1978 — Thomas Stone National Historic Site, Maryland.

November 10, 1978 — Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreation River, New York-Pennsylvania.

November 10, 1978 — Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor, Massachusetts-Rhode Island.*

November 11, 1978 — Amistad National Recreation Area, Texas. (Later Amistad National Recreation Area, 1990)

November 12, 1971 — Arches National Park, Utah.

November 12, 1996 — AIDS Memorial Grove National Memorial, San Francisco-California.*

November 12, 1996 — Aleutian World War II National Historic Area, Alaska.*

November 12, 1996 — Boston Harbor Islands National Recreation Area, Massachusetts.

November 12, 1996 — New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park, Massachusetts.

November 12, 1996 — Nicodemus National Historic Site, Kansas.

November 12, 1996 — Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve, Kansas.

November 12, 1996 — Washita Battlefield National Historic Site, Oklahoma.

November 12, 1998 — Lower East Side Tenement National Historic Site, New York.*

November 14, 1936 — Bull Run Recreational Demonstration Area, Virginia. (Later Manassas National Battlefield Park, 1940)

November 14, 1936 — Catoctin Recreational Demonstration Area, Maryland. (Later Catoctin Mountain Park, 1954)

November 14, 1936 — Chopawamsic Recreational Demonstration Area, Virginia. (Later Prince William Forest Park, 1948)

November 16, 1907 — Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument, New Mexico.

November 16, 1990 — Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument, Arizona.

November 17, 1942 — Gloria Dei (Old Swedes') Church National Historic Site, Pennsylvania.*

November 18, 1988 — City of Rocks National Reserve, Idaho.

November 18, 1988 — Delaware & Lehigh Navigation Canal National Heritage Corridor, Pennsylvania.

November 18, 1988 — Hagerman Fossil Beds National Monument, Idaho.

November 18, 1988 — Mississippi National River and Recreation Areas, Minnesota.

November 19, 1919 — Zion National Park, Utah.

November 21, 1925 — Lava Beds National Monument, California.

November 22, 2000 — Great Sand Dunes National Preserve, Colorado.

November 26, 1952 — Adams National Historic Site, Massachusetts. (Later Adams National Historical Park, 1998)

November 27, 1967 — Eisenhower National Historic Site, Pennsylvania.

November 28, 1990 — Lake Meredith National Recreation Area, Texas.

November 28, 1990 — Amistad National Recreation Area, Texas.

November 29, 1999 — Minuteman Missile National Historic Site, Ellsworth A.F.B. - South Dakota.

November 30, 1915 — Walnut Canyon National Monument, Arizona.

December 1, 1978 — Admiralty Island National Monument, Alaska.* (U.S. Forest Service)

December 1, 1978 — Bechorof National Monument, Alaska.* (U.S. Forest Service)

December 1, 1978 — Cape Krusenstern National Monument, Alaska.

December 1, 1978 — Misty Fjords National Monument, Alaska. (Later Transferred to U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service)

December 1, 1978 — Yukon Flats National Monument, Alaska.

December 2, 1969 — Lyndon B. Johnson National Historic Site, Texas. (Later Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park, 1980)

December 2, 1969 — William Howard Taft National Historic Site, Ohio.

December 2, 1980 — Alagnak Wild River, Alaska.

December 2, 1980 — Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act. (ANILCA)

December 2, 1980 — Alatna Wild River, Alaska.

December 2, 1980 — Aniakchak National Monument and National Preserve, Alaska.

December 2, 1980 — Aniakchak Wild River, Alaska.

December 2, 1980 — Bering Land Bridge National Preserve, Alaska.

December 2, 1980 — Denali National Park and National Preserve, Alaska.

December 2, 1980 — Gates of the Arctic National Park and National Preserve, Alaska.

December 2, 1980 — Glacier Bay National Park and National Preserve, Alaska.

December 2, 1980 — Katmai National Park and National Preserve, Alaska.

December 2, 1980 — Kenai Fjords National Park, Alaska.

December 2, 1980 — Kobuk Valley National Park, Alaska.

December 2, 1980 — Lake Clark National Park and National Preserve, Alaska.

December 2, 1980 — Noatak National Preserve, Alaska.

December 2, 1980 — Salmon Wild River, Alaska.

December 2, 1980 — Tinayguk Wild River, Alaska.*

December 2, 1980 — Tlikakila Wild River, Alaska.*

December 2, 1980 — Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and National Preserve, Alaska.

December 2, 1980 — Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve, Alaska.

December 4, 1953 — Wright Brothers National Memorial, North Carolina.

December 6, 1955 — Edison Home National Historic Site, New Jersey. (Later Edison National Historic Site, 1962)

December 7, 1886 — National Cemetery of Custer's Battlefield Reservation. (Later Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument, 1991)

December 7, 1908 — Wheeler National Monument, Colorado. (Abolished, 1950)

December 8, 1906 — El Morro National Monument, New Mexico.

December 8, 1906 — Montezuma Castle National Monument, Arizona.

December 8, 1906 — Petrified Forest National Monument, Arizona. (Later Petrified Forest National Park, 1962)

December 9, 1924 — Wupatki National Monument, Arizona.

December 9, 1946 — Adams Mansion National Historic Site, Massachusetts. (Later Adams National Historical Park, 1998)

December 9, 1962 — Petrified Forest National Park, Arizona.

December 9, 1999 — Fallen Timbers Battlefield and Fort Miami National Historic Site, Ohio.*

December 9, 1999 — Thomas Cole National Historic Site, New York.*

December 10, 1991 — Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument, Montana.

December 11, 1963 — Andrew Johnson National Historic Site, Tennessee.

December 12, 1919 — Scotts Bluff National Monument, Nebraska.

December 12, 1919 — Yucca House National Monument, Colorado.

December 12, 1977 — Green Springs Historic District, Virginia.*

December 16, 1970 — Wilson's Creek National Battlefield, Missouri.

December 16, 1987 — Trail of Tears National Historic Trail, North Carolina to Oklahoma.*

December 18, 1940 — Jamestown National Historic Site, Virginia.*

December 18, 1940 — Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site, New York.

December 18, 1946 — Coulee Dam National Recreation Area, Washington. (Later Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area, 1997)

December 18, 1971 — Capitol Reef National Park, Utah.

December 19, 1907 — Tonto National Monument, Arizona.

December 19, 1980 — Chaco Culture National Historical Park, New Mexico.

December 19, 1980 — Salinas National Monument, New Mexico. (Later Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monument, 1988)

December 20, 1935 — Jefferson National Expansion Memorial, Missouri.

December 20, 1975 — Father Marquette National Memorial, Michigan.*

December 22, 1932 — Grand Canyon National Monument, Arizona. (Later Grand Canyon National Park, 1975)

December 22, 1980 — Kalaupapa National Historical Park, Hawaii.

December 23, 1987 — Jimmy Carter National Historic Site, Georgia.

December 24, 1960 — St. Thomas National Historic Site, Virgin Islands. (Abolished, 1975)

December 26, 1988 — Bluestone National Scenic River, West Virginia.

December 26, 1988 — Gauley River National Recreation Area, West Virginia.

December 27, 1894 — Shiloh National Military Park, Tennessee.

December 27, 1974 — Cuyahoga Valley National Recreation Area, Ohio. (Later Cuyahoga Valley National Park, 2000)

December 28, 1961 — Buck Island Reef National Monument, Virgin Islands.

December 28, 1973 — Lyndon Baines Johnson Memorial Grove on the Potomac, District of Columbia.

December 28, 1980 — James A. Garfield National Historic Site, Ohio.

December 28, 1980 — Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park, Texas.

December 28, 1980 — Women's Rights National Historical Park, New York.

December 31, 1964 — Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area, Wyoming -Montana.

December 31, 1987 — Capulin Volcano National Monument, New Mexico.

December 31, 1987 — El Malpais National Monument, New Mexico.


* Affiliated Areas

BLM = Bureau of Land Management
USDA-F.S. = U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service
USF&WS = U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
AFB = Air Force Base


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