American History Essay 2016-2017 Topic
“Celebrating a Century of America’s National Parks”
The National Park Service was established by Congress in 1916. The National Park Service manages approximately 84.4 million acres of national parks.
Pretend you are writing a journal while visiting one of the 58 national parks. Identify its location. Discuss why and when it was established as a national park. What makes this park one of our national treasures?
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Same deadlines as last few years:
Chapter Deadline to receive school essays November 1st
District Deadline to receive winning essays December 1st
State Deadline to receive winning essays January 1st
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American History State Chairman