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Heritage Matters: News of the Nation's Diverse Cultural Heritage, National Park Service, U.S. Department of Interior, August/September 2008.


In this issue:

Cultural Hub: Rehabilitating the Texas and Pacific Railway Depot as an African American Heritage Center

HAER Documents the J.C. Lore Oyster House

The Spanish Contribution to the Independence of the United States: Between Reform and Revolution, 1763-1848 Symposium

National Register Nominations

National Historic Landmarks Designation

Living History at Rancho Los Cerritos Historic Site Interpreting the Region’s Spanish and Mexican Heritage

The National Register and the History of Indiana Jews