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The NPS History Electronic Library is a portal electronic publications covering the history of the National Park Service and the cultural and natural history of the national parks, monuments, and historic sites of the U.S. National Park System. The information contained in this Website is historical in scope and is not meant as an aid for travel planning; please refer to the official National Park Service Website for current information. While we are not affiliated with the National Park Service, we gratefully acknowledge the contributions by park employees and advocates, which has enabled us to create this free digital repository.


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Beach Ridge Archeology of Cape Krusenstern Publications in Archeology No. 20 (J. L. Giddings and Douglas D. Anderson, 1986)

The Bering Land Bridge National Preserve: An Archeological Survey — Volume I Research/Resources Management Report AR-14 (Jeanne Schaaf, February 1988)

"It is a hard country, though:" Historic Resource Study, Bering Land Bridge National Preserve (G. Frank Williss, September 1986)

Alaska Subsistence: A National Park Service Management History (Frank Norris, September 2002)

The American Side of the Line: Eagle City's Origins as an Alaska Gold Rush Town As Seen in Newspapers and Letters, 1897-1899 (Chris Allan, ed., 2019)

Ecological Inventory of Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park and Adjacent National Forest Lands U.S. Forest Service R10-TP-48 (S.J. Paustian, S.J. Trull, R.A. Foster, N.D. Atwood, B.J. Krieckhaus and J.R. Rickers, September 1994)

Historic Structure Report: Hunt House, Women's Rights National Historic Park, Seneca Falls and Waterloo, New York (Barbara A. Yocum and Vivien E. Rose, 2015)

Historic Structure Report: Wesleyan Chapel, Women's Rights National Historic Park, Seneca Falls, New York (Barbara A. Yocum and Terry L. Wong, Written 1988, Published 1992)

Historic Structure Report: Baker Island Light Station, Acadia National Park, Maine (Barbara A. Yocum, 2013)

East Mojave National Scenic Area Guide (BLM, undated)

General Management Plan, Kalaupapa National Historical Park (December 1980)

Self-Guided Tours of Manzanar (Manzanar Committee, undated)

The North Country National Scenic Trail: Information for Users and Route Description (April 1985)

The Pinelands of New Jersey: A Resource Guide to Public Recreation Opportunities (April 1985)

Watershed Rehabilitation in Redwood National Park and Other Pacific Coastal Areas Proceedings of a symposium held August 24-28, 1981 (R.N.Coats, ed., 1981)

Rocky Mountain National Park: A Descriptive Guide (Raymond Gregg, ©Rocky Mountain Nature Association, undated)

The Statue of Liberty — Ellis Island Restoration (F. Ross Holland, Jr., ©Cabrillo Historical Association, 1984)

A Brief History of the School at Mammoth Hot Springs, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming (Lee H. Whittlesley, March 24, 2008)

The Eruption of Mount St. Helens: Entering the Era of Real-Time Geology (Robert L. Wesson, Reprint from U.S. Geological Survey Yearbook Fiscal Year 1980, 1982)

Unfounded Allegations of Improper Leadership Decisions and Hostile Work Environment at Grand Canyon National Park Report No. 18-1188 (Office of Inspector General, March 5, 2019)

Carboniferous chondrichthyan assemblages from the Surprise Canyon and Watahomigi formations (latest Mississippian–Early Pennsylvanian) of the western Grand Canyon, Northern Arizona (John-Paul M. Hodnett and David K. Elliott, extract from Journal of Paleontology, Vol. 92 Memoir 77, 2018, ©The Paleontological Society)

The Preservation and Use of Historic and Architectural Monuments in the United States (Ronald F. Lee, UNESO Meeting of Experts on Sites and Monuments of Art and History, Paris, France, October 17-21, 1949)

Inspiring Places, Inspiring People: An Education Strategy for the Alaska and Pacific West Regions of the National Park Service, 2000-2004 (April 2000)

Renew the Government: Summary of Projects and Lessons Learned (Sandia National Laboratories, 1998)

Renew the Parks: Renewable Energy in the National Park Service — Photovoltaic Systems (May 1998)

Renew the Public Lands: Photovoltaic Technology in the Bureau of Land Management (1996)

Foundation Document, Pu'uhonua o Honaunau National Historical Park, Hawaii (September 2017) Overview (Date Unknown)

Foundation Document, Pu'ukohola Heiau National Historic Site, Hawaii (March 2015) Overview (Date Unknown)

Foundation Document, Ebey's Landing National Historical Reserve, Washington (November 2018)

Historic Building Report: The Richards Building (Building No. 44) — Part I, Harpers Ferry National Historical Park (Raymond L. Ives, October 14, 1957)

Historic Structures Report: The Philip Coons Building Sometimes Called the Masonic Hall Building (Building #44) — Part I - Architectural Data Section, Harpers Ferry National Historical Park (Archie W. Franzen, October 1962)

Cultural Landscapes Inventory: Pennsylvania Avenue, NW-White House to the Capitol (May 10, 2016)

Interpretation of Mission 66 Resources in the National Park Service (Ashley Elaine Baker, MS Thesis, 2011)

National Park Service Organizational Position on Law Enforcement in the Protection Ranger Workforce and Related Policies and Guidelines (January 1993)

Name Changes: Joshua Tree, Salton/Keys View, Stubbe Spring, Joshua Tree National Park (1951-1961)

2018 Annual Report for Amphibian Monitoring at Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve (Jane Carlson, March 28, 2019)

Moose Population Survey Report 2019, Voyageurs National Park NPS Natural Resource Report NPS/VOYA/NRR-2019/1885 (Steve K. Windels and Bryce T. Olson, March 2019)

Plant Community and Composition and Structure Monitoring at Theodore Roosevelt National Park, 2018 Data Report NPS Natural Resource Data Series NPS/NGPN/NRDS-2019/1210 (Ryan M. Manuel, Christopher J. Davis and Daniel J. Swanson, March 2019)

Plant Community and Composition and Structure Monitoring at Fort Laramie National Historic Site, 2018 Data Report NPS Natural Resource Data Series NPS/NGPN/NRDS-2019/1212 (Isabel W. Ashton and Christopher J. Davis, March 2019)

Plant Community and Composition and Structure Monitoring at Scotts Bluff National Monument, 2018 Data Report NPS Natural Resource Data Series NPS/NGPN/NRDS-2019/1213 (Isabel W. Ashton, Daniel J. Swanson and Christopher J. Davis, March 2019)

Plant Community and Forest Composition and Structure Monitoring at Devils Tower National Monument, 2018 Data Report NPS Natural Resource Data Series NPS/NGPN/NRDS-2019/1215 (Isabel W. Ashton, Christopher J. Davis and Daniel J. Swanson, March 2019)

Geologic Resources Inventory Report, Fort Vancouver National Historic Site NPS Natural Resource Report NPS/NRSS/GRD/NRR-2019/1887 (John P. Graham, March 2019)

Historic Highway Bridges of Oregon (Dwight A. Smith, James B. Norman and Pieter T. Dykman, 1986, revised 2018)

Oregon's Historic Bridge Field Guide (Rebecca Burrow, Chris Bell, Chris Leedham, Oregon Department of Transportation, 2013)

Oregon Historic and Scenic Highway Program (Oregon Department of Transportation, 1986)

ODOT Historic and Scenic Highway Study (Oregon Department of Transportation, 1983)

Archeological Investigations in Skagway, Alaska (Alaska Support Office)

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Father Turnell's Trash Pit, Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, Alaska

Additional Investigations at the Mill Creek Dump and the Peniel Mission, Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, Alaska

Residential Life on Block 39

Block 37, Lot 1, Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, Alaska
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A Century at the Moore/Kirmse House

Excavations at the Pantheon Saloon Complex

The Mascot Saloon

Beneath the Surface:
Thirty Years of Historical Archeology in Skagway, Alaska

Father Turnell's Trash Pit, Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, Alaska Archaeological Investigations in Skagway No. 4 (Catherine Holder Spude, Douglas D. Scott and Frank Norris, August 1993)

Additional Investigations at the Mill Creek Dump and the Peniel Mission, Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, Alaska Archaeological Investigations in Skagway No. 5 (Ray Depuydt [and others], 1997)

Residential Life on Block 39 Archaeological Investigations in Skagway No. 6 (Doreen C. Cooper, 1998)

Block 37, Lot 1, Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, Alaska Archaeological Investigations in Skagway No. 7 (Carl Späth, Kurt P. Schweigert and Robin O. Mills, 2000)

A Century at the Moore/Kirmse House Archaeological Investigations in Skagway No. 8 (Doreen C. Cooper, 2001)

Excavations at the Pantheon Saloon Complex Archaeological Investigations in Skagway No. 9 (Tim. A. Kardatzke, 2002)

The Mascot Saloon Archaeological Investigations in Skagway No. 10 (Catherine Holder Spude, 2006)

Beneath the Surface: Thirty Years of Historical Archeology in Skagway, Alaska (Becky M. Saleeby, 2011)

Andersonville National Historic Site

Historic Resource Study, Andersonville National Historic Site, Andersonville, Georgia (Liz Sargent, Deborah Slaton and Tim Penich, June 2018)

A History of Camp Douglas Illinois, Union Prison, 1861-1865 (Dennis Kelly, August 1989)

Cultural Landscape Inventory, Andersonville National Cemetery Component Landscape, Andersonville National Historic Site (March 2010)

Cultural Landscape Inventory, Andersonville National Cemetery, Andersonville National Historic Site (1998)

Cultural Landscape Inventory, Andersonville Memorial Landscape, Andersonville National Historic Site (2010)

Cultural Landscape Report, Andersonville National Historic Site, Andersonville, Georgia (Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates, Inc., John Milner Associates, Inc. and Liz Sargent HLA, June 2015)

Historic Resource Study and Historical Base Map, Andersonville National Historic Site (Edwin C. Bearss, July 31, 1970)

Historic Structure Report: Ladies of the Grand Army of the Republic Chapel, Andersonville National Historic Site (WLA Studio, February 2018)

Proposed Parks

Delaware and Hudson Canal (1966-1968)

Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad National Monument, Colorado (1969)

The Mississippi Fort, Called Fort De La Boulaye (Maurice Ries, The Louisiana Historical Quarterly, Vol. 19 No. 4, October 1936)

Sawyers Bend, Missouri (1940)

Virgin Pine National Monument, Misissippi (1930)


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