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American Latino Heritage Projects
Theme Study


The Making of the United States: American Latino Theme Study

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This theme study will assist government agencies and the private sector with identifying and evaluating Latino-related places for their historical significance in communities nationwide and the potential nomination of these places to the National Register of Historic Places and for National Historic Landmark designation. 

What is a Theme Study

Theme studies are researched documents that help identify potential new National Historic Landmarks and potential new units of the National Park System, all of which must be evaluated to be of national significance.  more