National Monuments (continued)

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George Washington Carver
File:George-washington-carver-nmon-2.jpg
Missouri
Established 1943
210 acres

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George Washington Birthplace
Geo Washington birthplace.jpg
Virginia
Established 1930
550 acres
Visitation(2002) 136,081

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Giant Sequoia 
File:Giant sequoia-national-monument-jason-hickey.jpg
California
Established 2000
327,769 acres

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Gila Cliff Dwellings
File:GilaCliffDwellings NatlMonument.jpg
New Mexico
Established 1907
533 acres

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Governors Island
File:Fort Jay and Manhattan Skyscrapers, Governor's Island NY.jpg
New York
Established 2001
22 acres
Visitation(2007) 55,000

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Grand Canyon-Parashant 
File:Grand canyon-parachant nm.jpg
Arizona
Established 2000
1,054,264 acres

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Grand Portage
File:050820 GrandPortageNationalMonument.jpg
Minnesota
Established 1960
710 acres
Visitation(2007) 68,856

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Grand Staircase-Escalante
File:Metate Arch and Straight Cliffs.jpg
Utah
Established 1996
1,900,000 acres

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Hagerman Fossil Beds
File:HAFO FlowersRiver.jpg
Idaho
Established 1988
4,351 acres
Visitation(2004) 22,442

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Hanford Reach
File:Hare HanfordReach.jpg
Washington
Established 2000
194,451 acres

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Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad
(Image from theclio.com)
Maryland
Established 2013
11,750 acres

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Hohokam Pima 
File:Hohokam Pima National Monument.jpg
Arizona
Established 1964

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Homestead
File:CompassPlant.jpg
Nebraska
Established 1936
195 acres
Visitation(2006) 53,667

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Honouliuli
Hawaii
Established 2015
122.5 acres

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Hovenweep 
File:Hovenweep.jpg
Colorado and Utah
Established 1923
785 acres
Visitation(2005) 26,662

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Ironwood Forest
File:RaggedTop.jpg
Arizona
Established 2000
129,022 acres

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Jewel Cave

South Dakota
Established 1908
1,274 acres
Visitation(2004) 108,948

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John Day Fossil Beds
File:Clarno palisades 2.jpg
Oregon
Established 1974
13,944 acres
Visitation(2010) 135,151

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Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks

New Mexico
Established 2001
4,148 acres

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Lava Beds
File:Lavacicles 8238.jpg
California
Established 1925
46,560 acres
Visitation(2005) 107,475

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Little Bighorn Battlefield

Montana
Established 1879
765 acres
Visitation(2005) 328,668

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Mariana Trench Marine

Northern Mariana Islands


Established 2009

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Military Working Dog Teams
Texas
Established 2013

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Misty Fjords
File:Mifj inlet.jpg
Alaska
Established 1978
2,294,343 acres

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Montezuma Castle
File:Montezumas castle arizona.jpg
Arizona
Established 1906
859 acres
Visitation(2010) 578,554

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Mount St. Helens

Washington
Established 1982
110,000 acres

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Muir Woods
File:Trees and sunshine.JPG
California
Established 1908
559 acres
Visitation(2005) 775,941

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Natural Bridges
File:Owachomo laban.jpg
Utah
Established 1908
7,637 acres
Visitation(2002) 97,999

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Navajo
File:Keet Seel closeup.jpg
Arizona
Established 1909
360 acres
Visitation(2009) 77,901

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Newberry
File:Newberry caldera.jpg
Oregon
Established 1990
55,500 acres

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Ocmulgee
File:OcmulgeeLargeMound.jpg
Georgia
Established 1936
702 acres
Visitation(2005) 130,281

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Oregon Caves
File:Oregon Caves p1080458 1024.jpg
Oregon
Established 1909
488 acres
Visitation(2010) 86,335

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Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks
New Mexico
Established 2014
496,330 acres

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Organ Pipe Cactus
File:Organ pipe cactus.jpg
Arizona
Established 1937
330,689 acres
Visitation(2009) 209,602

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Pacific Remote Island Marine

South of Hawaii


Established 2009


86,607 acres

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Papahānaumokuākea Marine

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Hawaii
Established 2006
313,818,892 acres

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Petroglyph
File:Rinconada Star Being.jpg
New Mexico
Established 1990
7,236 acres
Visitation(2004) 97,423

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Pipe Spring 
File:Winsor Castle at Pipe Spring National Monument.jpg
Arizona
Established 1923
40 acres
Visitation(2004) 57,173

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Pipestone
File:Pipe quarry 01.jpg
Minnesota
Established 1937
282 acres
Visitation(2005) 69,820

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Pompeys Pillar
File:Popi ownpillar.jpg
Montana
Established 2001
51 acres
Visitation(2002) 50,000

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Poverty Point
File:Mound A at Poverty Point.jpg
Louisiana
Established 1988
911 acres

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Prehistoric Trackways
File:Prehistoric-trackways-01.gif
New Mexico
Established 2009
5,280 acres

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President Lincoln's Cottage at Soldier's Home
File:Soldiers-Home-Lincoln-Cottage.jpg
Washington, D.C
Established 2000
2.3 acres

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Pullman
Illinois
Established 2015

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Rainbow Bridge
File:Rainbow bridge 231MP.jpg
Arizona
Established 1910
160 acres
Visitation(2006) 87,642

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Rio Grande del Norte
New Mexico
Established 2013
242,455 acres

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Rose Atoll


South Pacific Ocean


Established 1973


8,608,640

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Russel Cave
File:Russel Cave Entrance RUCA9323.jpg
Alabama
Established 1961
310 acres
Visitation(2005) 23,496

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Salinas Pueblo Missions
File:Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monument ruins.jpg
New Mexico
Established 1909
1,077 acres
Visitation(2005) 34,810

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San Gabriel Mountains
California
Established 2014
346,177 acres

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San Juan Islands
Washington
Established 2013
1,000 acres

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Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains
File:Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains 283.jpg
California
Established 2000
272,000 acres

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Scotts Bluff

Nebraska
Established 1919
3,003 acres
Visitation(2005) 99,567

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Sonoran Desert
Son des 49790.jpg
Arizona
Established 2001
496,337 acres

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Statue of Liberty
File:Statue of Liberty, NY.jpg
New York and New Jersey
Established 1924

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Sunset Crater Volcano
File:SUCR2262.jpg
Arizona
Established 1930
3,040 acres
Visitation (2011) 185,265

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Timpanogos Cave
File:Timpanogos Cave.gif
Utah
Established 1922
250 acres
Visitation(2004) 107,170

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Tonto
File:Tonto National Monument Arizona.jpg
Arizona
Established 1907
1,120 acres
Visitation(2005) 75,140

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Tule Springs Fossil Beds
Nevada
Established 2014
22,650 acres

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Tuzigoot
File:Tuzigoot.jpg
Arizona
Established 1939
801 acres
Visitation(2005) 108,262

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Upper Missouri River Breaks
File:Scale-BLM-12 upper missouririver breaksnm.jpg
Montana
Established 2001
377,000 acres
Visitation(2002) 63,512

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Vermilion Cliffs
File:Vermilion Cliffs1.jpg
Arizona
Established 2000
294,000 acres

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Virgin Islands Coral Reef
File:VICR hurricane hole.jpg
Virgin Islands
Established 2001
12,708 acres

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Walnut Canyon
File:Walnut canyon cliff dwellings.jpg
Arizona
Established 1915
3,541 acres
Visitation(2005) 128,275

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White Sands
File:Dunes as White Sands NM.jpg
New Mexico
Established 1933
143,733 acres

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World War II Valor in the Pacific
File:USS Arizona.JPG
Alaska, Hawaii and California
Established 2008
6,310 acres
Visitation (2012) 1,751,224

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Wupatki
File:Wukoki Ruins.jpeg
Arizona
Established 1924
35,254 acres
Visitation(2002) 493,621

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Yucca House
File:Yucca-House-NM.jpg
Colorado
Established 1918
34 acres

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