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An Administrative History

Rock Creek Park An Administrative History

ROCK CREEK PARK
An Administrative History

by Barry Mackintosh

1985

History Division
National Park Service
U.S. Department of the Interior
Washington, D.C.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Did You Know?

Presdent Lincoln

President Lincoln came under enemy fire on July 12, 1864 at the Battle of Fort Stevens in northern Washington, DC.