Past National Register Web Features
Fenway Park, Home of the Red Sox, listed!
Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts, is home of the Red
Sox, one of the oldest baseball teams in Major League Baseball.
Fenway Park was constructed in 1912 and it is listed in the
National Register of Historic Places at local, state, and
national levels of significance. It is historically important
as a location associated with a community, for the history
of the sport of baseball, for momentous team moments, and
for nationally important baseball players, such as Babe Ruth, Ted Williams,
and Carl Yastrzemski. Read more . . .
Molly Brown House: She survived the sinking of the RMS Titanic on April 15, 1912 and was known afterwards as the “Unsinkable” Molly Brown. Her house, called “the House of Lions”, proved as resilient as Molly herself. After falling into disrepair, citizens united to save the house, it stands now as the Molly Brown Museum. Read
more . . .
Where Dick Clark brought Rock-and-Roll to America.
The American radio show host, television personality, and game show host televised the early years of American Bandstand, a major force in the development and dispersal of rock and roll music and television’s longest running musical variety program, from the WFIL Studio in Philadelphia. Read
more . . .
Washington DC, Inauguration
The Inauguration of a new President will bring thousands, or millions of people to Washington, DC. We invite visitors to explore the history of our unique city. Our Inauguration Feature has maps, itineraries, staff favorites, and a photo gallery. Wander off the beaten path and remember our past as we prepare for the future.
City Island Ball Park
(Jackie Robinson Stadium)
On this field Jackie Robinson was the first African American player to play a professional game with white players. ....More
Historic Fireboat Aids in New York City Response and Recovery at the World Trade Center
NCSHPO 2001 Annual Meeting National Register Workshop
The information provided in this a one-day workshop may also be useful to FPOs, TPOs and for SHPO staff who did not attend. Some of the topics addressed include updated National Register policies and procedures (photograph technology), outreach to diverse communities, landscapes, and the recent past.
Jamestown 400 Year Anniversary Feature
This weekend, May 11-13, 2007 marks the 400 year anniversay of the founding of Jamestown. But 100 years ago, Virginia created the Jamestown Exposition to have a tercentennial celebration.
100 Years of the Ford Motor Company
The National Register of Historic Places helped commemorate the centennial of the Ford Motor Company, one of the National Park Service's Proud Partners.
A Tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr.
Commemorate Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday and the historic places associated with the struggle for civil rights that captured the attention of the United States and the world.
Family History Month
The National Register commemorates the ongoing efforts to research the diverse stories of family heritage and discover the impact families have made in American history.