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Lyndon Johnson’s Texas White House Entire First Floor Now Open to Visitors

Lyndon Johnson’s Texas White House Entire First Floor Now Open to VisitorsThe entire ground floor of President Lyndon Johnson's Texas White House, including Johnson's bedroom suites, are now open for the public to tour.

While visitors could tour the ranch lands, the Texas White House, located near Stonewall, Texas, remained closed to the public through the life of Mrs. Johnson.

Following the death of the former first lady in July 2007, the first room, President Johnson's office, was restored to its 1960s appearance and opened for tours in August 2008.
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Benjamin Colton Barnes, Suspect In Ranger Killing, Found Dead On Mount Rainier

Benjamin Colton Barnes, Suspect In Ranger Killing, Found Dead On Mount Rainier UPDATE: Mount Rainier National Park will reopen to the public on Saturday, Jan. 7, at 8 a.m. according to a posting on the park's Website. The sledding hill will not be open this weekend.

Park rangers and staff on Tuesday spent the day grieving the los...
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War with Mexico’s Resaca De La Palma Battlefield Unit Dedicated

War with Mexico’s Resaca De La Palma Battlefield Unit Dedicated Nearly a thousand visitors joined the staff of Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park on Nov. 19, 2011 for the official dedication of the Resaca de la Palma Battlefield as a new unit of the park, and to participate in the memorial illuminatio...
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Make a Tintype Photograph with Homestead Artist-in-Residence Jason Jilg

Make a Tintype Photograph with Homestead Artist-in-Residence Jason Jilg Homestead National Monument of America is offering a select number of visitors the chance to make a tintype photograph with noted photographer and Artist-in-Residence Jason Jilg.

The last 2011 Artist-in-Residence at the national monument located in Be...
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Historic Ranch, Native American Buffalo Jump Added to Wind Cave National Park

Historic Ranch, Native American Buffalo Jump Added to Wind Cave National Park A thousand-year-old buffalo jump and a historic homestead will become part of South Dakota's Wind Cave National Park as part of a 5,555-acre acquisition made by the National Park Service, it was announced Oct. 6, 2011.

"We would like to thank The Cons...
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