150th Commemorative Events Across the Nation
Is your organization or community having a special event in commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of the Homestead Act? Register for your link to be accessed on Homestead's website!
BLM Eastern States Office
Did You Know?
Under the Homestead Act, 270 million acres of land, or 10% of the nation, was given away. The only monetary payment for each 160 acre claim was an $18 filing fee. -- Homestead National Monument of America More...