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Nez Perce National Historical Park

A Master Plan for Nez Perce National Historical Park (1968)
And It Is Still That Way...Educational Programs at Nez Perce National Historical Park (undated)
Forlorn Hope: A Study of the Battle of White Bird Canyon Idaho and the Beginning of the Nez Perce Indian War (1968)
Historic Structure Report, Architectural Data: Spalding Area - Nez Perce National Historical Park, Idaho (1974)
Nez Perce Country National Historic Sites, Idaho: A Feasibility Report (1964)
Nez Perce National Historical Park Museum Management Plan (2005)
Nez Perce National Historical Park Administrative History (1996)
Nez Perce Summer, 1877 - The U.S. Army and the Nee-Me-Poo Crisis (2000)

Miscellaneous Studies

Andrew Johnson House (1831-1851): Historic Structures Report - Part II, Historical Data (John W. Bond, 1968)
Frederick Douglass Home, Cedar Hill: Historic Structures Report, Architectural Data (Russell Jones and Harry Martin, 1970)
Inventory of Structures: Morristown National Historical Park Cultural Resources Management Study No. 14 (1985)
The P.T. Smith House Historic Structures Report - Historical Data: Herbert Hoover National Historic Site (Edwin C. Bearss, 1969)

Directory, National Park Service (January 1947)
Historic Listing of National Park Service Officials (1986)
National Park Service Glossary of Commonly Used Terms (1960)

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Natchez Trace Parkway (1959, 1975; Emerald Mound: 1966)
Natural Bridges (1954, 1961, 1965, 1972, 1975)
Navajo (1947, 1963, 1966)
North Cascades (1973, 1977)
National Park System Map and Guide (1989)
National Park System in Arizona (1977)
National Park Areas in Colorado (1978)
National Park Sites — North Atlantic Region (1987)
National Park Areas in the Rocky Mountain Region (1978)
National Parks in Texas (1991)
The Northwest Ordinance of 1787 (1987)

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