Laws & Policies
1916 ACT TO ESTABLISH A NATIONAL PARK SERVICE 51.8KB PDF
A compendium is a compilation of designations, closures, permit requirements and other restrictions made by the superintendent in addition to what is contained in the Code of Federal Regulations and other applicable federal statutes and regulations.
FIREARMS IN PARKS
Weapons Prohibited in Federal Facilities - Federal law also prohibits firearms in certain facilities in this park; those places are marked with signs at all public entrances. Refer to 18 U.S.C. 930
GUIDELINES FOR LIVING HISTORY AND BLACK POWDER
Living History and Black Powder Demonstrations
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Did You Know?
The post band usually provided music for dances and special occasions, such as weddings, welcome and farewell parties, birthday parties, and holiday celebrations. They also performed in nearby communities such as Las Vegas and Santa Fe. Following the arrival of the railroad, they were invited to play for dances and other activities in such places as the Atchison, Topeka, & Santa Fe Railway resort hotel near Las Vegas during the 1880's.