2. Recommend Designation of National Historic Landmarks

National Park Service


Lead: Dr. Stephen J. Pitti. National Park System Advisory Board Member, Dr. Stephen J. Pitti, from New Haven, Connecticut, comments on the NPSAB's work in the areas of recommending national historic landmarks and associated theme studies. Beginning in 2009 the Board’s National Historic Landmarks Committee took dramatic steps to consider a wider variety of resources and constituencies, encouraging nominations that tell richer, more complex stories about the full spectrum of people and events that participated in building the nation.


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National Park System Advisory Board

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