Thaddeus Kosciuszko Home National Historic Site: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on National Parks and Recreation..., 92-2, on H.R. 256..., September 6, 1972
1972 - 95 pages
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Page 8 - I see him often, and with great pleasure mixed with commiseration. He is as pure a son of liberty as I have ever known, and of that liberty which is to go to all, and not to the few or the rich alone.
Page 91 - Vice-Président of the United States, the President Pro Tempore of the United States Senate, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, the United States Senators from Pennsylvania and the entire congressional delegation of the Commonwealth.
Page 3 - Secretary") is authorized to establish the Voyageurs National Park (hereinafter referred to as the "park") in the State of Minnesota, by publication of a notice to that effect in the Federal Register...
Page 32 - The findings are scheduled to be considered by the Secretary of the Interior's Advisory Board on National Parks, Historic Sites, Buildings, and Monuments at its semiannual meeting in October 1971.
Page 29 - States ; and be it further Resolved, That the Secretary of the Senate be hereby directed to transmit copies of this resolution to the President and Vice President of the United States...
Page 92 - Senate to the President of the United States, to the Secretary of the Interior, to the presiding officer of each branch of Congress and to the members thereof from the Commonwealth.
Page 3 - Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That, in order to preserve in public ownership the historically significant property associated with the life of Thaddeus Kosciuszko for the benefit and inspiration of the people of the United States...
Page 5 - ... except in conformity with the recommendation of the Advisory Board on National Parks, Historic Sites, Buildings and Monuments established by section 3 of the Act entitled 'An Act for the preservation of historic American sites, buildings, objects, and antiquities of national significance, and for other purposes', approved August 21, 1935 (49 Stat.
Page 2 - States" excludes the public lands (including minerals, vegetative, and other resources) in the United States, including lands reserved or dedicated for national forest purposes, lands administered or supervised by the Secretary of the Interior in accordance with the act of August 25, 1916 (39 Stat. 535), as amended and supplemented...