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Y 4.R 3113:103 - 109
ESTABLISHMENT OF MISCELLANEOUS HERITAGE

AREAS

HEARING

BEFORE THE
SUBCOMMITTEE ON NATIONAL PARKS,

FORESTS AND PUBLIC LANDS

OF THE

COMMITTEE ON
NATURAL RESOURCES
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
..ONE HUNDRED THIRD CONGRESS

SECOND SESSION

ON

H.R. 2949
A BILL TO ESTABLISH THE AUGUSTA CANAL NATIONAL HERITAGE
CORRIDOR IN THE STATE OF GEORGIA, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

H.R. 1685
.. A BILL TO ESTABLISH IN THE DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR THE
ESSEX HERITAGE DISTRICT COMMISSION, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

H.R. 3144
A BILL TO AUTHORIZE FUNDING WITHIN THE DEPARTMENT OF THE

INTERIOR TO IMPLEMENT THE PLAN OF THE STEEL INDUSTRY HER-
ITAGE PROJECT, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

H.R. 3988
A BILL TO PROVIDE FOR THE PRESERVATION AND INTERPRETATION
OF CERTAIN LANDS AND STRUCTURES RELATING TO THE COAL MIN-
ING HERITAGE OF THE STATE OF WEST VIRGINIA AND THE NATION,
AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

H.R. 4607
.: A BILL TO ESTABLISH THE VANCOUVER NATIONAL HERITAGE AREA,

AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

R THE UCTUREES

JUNE 28, 1994—WASHINGTON, DC

Serial No. 103-107

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U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE

WASHINGTON : 1995

87-194

For sale by the U.S. Government Printing Office
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ISBN 0-16-046726-8

COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES

GEORGE MILLER, California, Chairman PHILIP R. SHARP, Indiana

DON YOUNG, Alaska, EDWARD J. MARKEY, Massachusetts

Ranking Republican Member AUSTIN J. MURPHY, Pennsylvania

JAMES V. HANSEN, Utah NICK JOE RAHALL II, West Virginia

BARBARA F. VUCANOVICH, Nevada BRUCE F. VENTO, Minnesota

ELTON GALLEGLY, California PAT WILLIAMS, Montana

ROBERT F. (BOB) SMITH, Oregon RON DE LUGO, Virgin Islands

CRAIG THOMAS, Wyoming SAM GEJDENSON, Connecticut

JOHN J. DUNCAN, JR., Tennessee RICHARD H. LEHMAN, California

JOEL HEFLEY, Colorado BILL RICHARDSON, New Mexico

JOHN T. DOOLITTLE, California PETER A. DEFAZIO, Oregon

WAYNE ALLARD, Colorado ENI F.H. FALEOMAVAEGA,

RICHARD H. BAKER, Louisiana American Samoa

KEN CALVERT, California TIM JOHNSON, South Dakota

SCOTT MCINNIS, Colorado LARRY LAROCCO, Idaho

RICHARD W. POMBO, California NEIL ABERCROMBIE, Hawaii

JAY DICKEY, Arkansas
CALVIN M. DOOLEY, California
CARLOS ROMERO-BARCELO,

Puerto Rico
KARAN ENGLISH, Arizona
KAREN SHEPHERD, Utah
NATHAN DEAL, Georgia
MAURICE D. HINCHEY, New York
ROBERT A. UNDERWOOD, Guam
HOWARD L. BERMAN, California
LANE EVANS, Illinois
PATSY T. MINK, Hawaii
THOMAS J. BARLOW LII, Kentucky
THOMAS M. BARRETT, Wisconsin

JOHN LAWRENCE, Staff Director

RICHARD MELTZER, General Counsel
DANIEL VAL KISH, Republican Staff Director

SUBCOMMITTEE ON NATIONAL PARKS, FORESTS AND PUBLIC LANDS

BRUCE F. VENTO, Minnesota, Chairman EDWARD J. MARKEY, Massachusetts

JAMES V. HANSEN, Utah, NICK JOE RAHALL II, West Virginia

Ranking Republican Member PAT WILLIAMS, Montana

ROBERT F. (BOB) SMITH, Oregon PETER A. DEFAZIO, Oregon

CRAIG THOMAS, Wyoming TIM JOHNSON, South Dakota

JOHN J. DUNCAN, JR., Tennessee LARRY LAROCCO, Idaho

JOEL HEFLEY, Colorado NEIL ABERCROMBIE, Hawaii

JOHN T. DOOLITTLE, California CARLOS ROMERO-BARCELÓ, Puerto Rico RICHARD H. BAKER, Louisiana KARAN ENGLISH, Arizona

KEN CALVERT, California
KAREN SHEPHERD, Utah

JAY DICKEY, Arkansas
MAURICE HINCHEY, New York
ROBERT A. UNDERWOOD, Guam
AUSTIN J. MURPHY, Pennsylvania
BILL RICHARDSON, New Mexico
PATSY T. MINK, Hawaii

RICHARD HEALY, Staff Director
JAMES BRADLEY, Professional Staff Member

CHARLENE SEAMENS, Clerk
KURT CHRISTENSEN, Republican Consultant on Public Lands

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Hearing held: June 28, 1994 .........

Text of bills:

H.R. 2949 ..

H.R. 1685 .....................

H.R. 3144 ..

H.R. 3988 ...

H.R. 4607

Member statements:

Hon. Bruce F. Vento, a U.S. Representative from Minnesota, and chair.

man, Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests and Public Lands ..........

Hon. James V. Hansen, a U.S. Representative from Utah .................

Hon. Jay Dickey, a U.S. Representative from Arkansas ...............

Hon. William J. Coyne, a U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania ........

Western Pennsylvania and the Second Industrial Revolution ....

Hon. Jolene Unsoeld, a U.S. Representative from Washington .........

Prepared statement of Mrs. Unsoeld ...

News articles submitted for the record by Mrs. Unsoeld ..........

Hon. Peter G. Torkildsen, a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts .......

Prepared statement of Mr. Torkildsen .......

Prepared statement of Hon. Martin T. Meehan, a U.S. Representative

from Massachusetts ................

Background on the Essex Heritage District ...........

Hon. Don Johnson, a U.S. Representative from Georgia

Hon. Edward M. Kennedy, a U.S. Senator from Massachusetts

Hon. Nick J. Rahall II, a U.S. Representative from West Virginia .............

Witness statements on H.R. 1865:

Denis P. Galvin, Associate Director, Planning and Development, National

Park Service, Department of the Interior, accompanied by Steve

Kesselman, superintendent, Salem Maritime National Historic Site,

and Sam Stokes, chief of Rivers and Trails, Conservation Assistant

Branch .............................................................................

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Prepared statement of Mr. Galvin .......

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Panel consisting of:

Thomas M. Leonard, chairman, Essex Heritage Ad Hoc

Commission ..........

Prepared statement of Hon. Neil J. Harrington, mayor, city of

Salem ....

Prepared statement of Mr. Leonard

Essex Heritage Ad Hoc Commission membership list ...........

Annie C. Harris, executive director, The Salem Partnership ................

Prepared statement of Ms. Harris .......

Thomas Costin, former mayor of Lynn, MA, and member, Essex

Heritage Ad Hoc Committee ..........

Prepared statement of Mr. Costin .........

Witness statements on H.R. 3988:

Denis P. Galvin, Associate Director, Planning and Development, National

Park Service, Department of the Interior

Prepared statement of Mr. Galvin

Panel consisting of:

William M. Drennen, Jr., West Virginia State historic preservation

officer .... ................................

Prepared statement of Mr. Drennen ...................

C. Stuart McGehee, director, Eastern Regional Archives, Bluefield,

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