National Garden of American Heroes – Mount Rushmore

National Garden of American Heroes – Mount Rushmore The National Garden of American Heroes is a proposed monument to “great figures of America’s history”, planned through executive order by President Donald Trump. The garden, along with a Task Force for Building and Rebuilding Monuments to American Heroes, was announced on July 3, 2020 at the Independence Day celebration event at Mount Rushmore in Keystone, South Dakota. In his speech, Trump described the proposed monument as “a vast outdoor park that will feature the statues of the greatest Americans to …

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Acadia Volunteer News

Acadia Volunteer News Waldron’s Warriors Protecting Acadia’s Cairns One little known volunteer opportunity at Acadia National Park is a group called the Waldron’s Warriors.  The Waldron’s Warriors are comprised of two dozen or so avid hikers, who help answer visitor questions, report trail damage to NPS staff, and who periodically check the condition of Bates Cairns on trails throughout the park.  These cairns are used in treeless areas in conjunction with blue blazes to mark the trails, helping direct visitors regardless …

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Salem Maritime National Historic Site 

Salem Maritime National Historic Site  is a National Historic Site consisting of 12 historic structures, one replica tall-ship, and about 9 acres (36,000 m2) of land along the waterfront of Salem Harbor in Salem, Massachusetts. Salem Maritime is the first National Historic Site established in the United States (March 17, 1938). interprets the Triangle Trade during the colonial period, in cotton, rum, sugar and slaves. The actions of privateers during the American Revolution; and global maritime trade with the Far East, after …

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The Four Statues of Liberty by the Sculptor Bartholdi

The Four Statues of Liberty by Auguste Bartholdi The Statue of Liberty is that huge bronze statue that dominates the mouth of the Hudson River and is located south of Manhattan. It was a good gift that the French people made in 1886, to the American people to commemorate the Declaration of Independence of the United States of 1776 The First: New York City – 1886 The French sculptor Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi was in charge of designing it and carrying …

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Montezuma Castle 2020 – Arizona

Montezuma Castle – Mesa Verde – Arizona We are going to visit one of the most popular and traditional tourist attractions in the state of Arizona. It is the Montezuma Castle. Despite its name, we must specify that it is not a castle. It is a huge construction with a total of 20 rooms divided into five floors and which served as the home of the prehistoric Sinagua Indians. Also known as Western Anasazi. This construction is located in the …

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