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From Nature to Needlework: How Woodlawn Connects Kids to History

From Nature to Needlework: How Woodlawn Connects Kids to History
Campers at historic site Woodlawn/Pope-Leighey got hands-on history lessons this past summer.

This Labor Day, Celebrate Chicago’s Pullman Historic District

This Labor Day, Celebrate Chicago’s Pullman Historic District
The 1894 Pullman Strike led to Labor Day, making calls to create a National Park at Pullman Historic District even...

9 Iconic Movie Sets, Starring … The Antiquities Act

9 Iconic Movie Sets, Starring … The Antiquities Act
Today in "reel life": Some of our most beloved movies were filmed in landscapes protected by the Antiquities Act.

[Historic Bars] The Monkey Bar in New York

[Historic Bars] The Monkey Bar in New York
The 1936 Monkey Bar offers old New York glamour and an up-to-date cocktail menu to tourists and regulars alike.

Help Save Our National Treasures

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