4 days ago · Parent department. Department of the Interior. Website. www.NPS.gov. The National Park Service ( NPS) is an agency of the federal government of the United States that manages all national parks, many national monuments, and other conservation and historical properties with various title designations.
- $3.123 billion (FY2021)
- August 25, 1916; 105 years ago
- Approx. 20,000 (2021), (279,000 volunteers in 2019)
- Main Interior Building, 1849 C Street NW, Washington, D.C. 20240
4 days ago · Website. Official website. Signature. Amelia Mary Earhart ( / ˈɛərhɑːrt / AIR-hart, born July 24, 1897 – disappeared July 2, 1937, declared dead January 5, 1939) was an American aviation pioneer and author. Earhart was the first female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean.
4 days ago · Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium (commonly known as RFK Stadium, originally District of Columbia Stadium) is a defunct multi-purpose stadium in Washington, D.C. It is located about two miles (3 km) due east of the U.S. Capitol building, near the west bank of the Anacostia River and next to the D.C. Armory.
Oct 15, 2021 · Baker points, for example, to the foundation of the Gov. John Winthrop Great House discovered during excavations for Boston ’s “Big Dig” in Charlestown, MA. Built in 1629 (and later expanded into a tavern) the original Winthrop manor was about 18 x 40 feet and is now visible in Charlestown City Square .
3 days ago · Education. Stanford University ( BS) Signature. Herbert Clark Hoover (August 10, 1874 – October 20, 1964) was an American politician, businessman, and engineer who served as the 31st president of the United States from 1929 to 1933. A member of the Republican Party, he held office during the onset of the Great Depression.
4 days ago · Ku Klux Klan In existence 1st Klan 1865–1871 2nd Klan 1915–1944 3rd Klan 1950–present Member count 1st Klan Unknown 2nd Klan c. 3,000,000–6,000,000 (peaked in 1924–1925) 3rd Klan c. 5,000–8,000 Properties Political ideologies White supremacy White nationalism Nordicism Segregationism Christian terrorism Neo-Confederatism After 1915: Right-wing populism Social conservatism [a ...
Oct 15, 2021 · TRAVEL-UST-TOP20-SITES-2-LA. The skyline of downtown San Francisco with the Golden Gate bridge taken from Battery Spencer, former Fort Baker site, on Saturday, March 13, 2021 in San Francisco. The ...