Preservation of Historical Documents
…the fundamental purpose… is to conserve the scenery and the natural and historic objects and the wildlife therein and to provide for the enjoyment of the same in such as manner and by such a means will leave them unimpaired for the enjoyment of future generations.
-The National Park Service Organic Act
August 25, 1916
Save America’s Treasures Project
Did You Know?
General regiments were organized together to form a brigade in the Continental Army. General Muhlenberg's Brigade contained regiments from both Virginia and Pennsylvania.