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United States. National Park Service


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  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • us: National Park Service (U.S.)
    • us: NPS (Organization)
    • us: U.S. National Park Service
    • us: United States. Department of the Interior. National Park Service
    • us: United States. National Park Service. Washington Office
    • us: United States. National Park Services Agency
    • us: United States. National Parks Service
    • us: United States. Service national des parcs
    • us: United States. Servicio de Parques Nacionales
    • us: United States. Servicio Nacional de Parques
    • us: WASO
  • Additional Information

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  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Earlier Established Forms

  • Sources

    • found: Pardue, D. Collection preservation guide, 1983: t.p. (WASO) cover (National Park Service)
    • found: U.S. government manual, 1984/85 (Office of National Parks, Buildings, and Reservations; name changed to National Park Service 3/2/34)
    • found: Phone call to National Park Service, 7/27/84 (WASO stands for Washington Office, or headquarters, of the National Park Service)
    • found: Recovery action program II "guide to rehabilitation," 1983: t.p. (Department of the Interior National Park Services Agency)
    • found: Urban parks and recreation recovery, 1984: t.p. (Heritage Conservation and Recreation Service, National Park Service, U.S. Department of Interior)
    • found: U.S. govt. org. manual, 1986/87 (Heritage Conservation and Recreation Service, which was created in 1978 succeeding the Bureau of Outdoor Recreation, was abolished 2/19/81 and its remaining functions transferred to National Park Service [HCRS was never a part of NPS])
    • found: Las Normas de rehabilitación ... 1990: t.p. (Departamento del Interior de los E.E.U.U., Servicio de Parques Nacionales) p. 3 (National Park Service; Washington, D.C.)
    • found: El Sitio Histórico Nacional de San Juan Puerto Rico, 1995?: t.p. (Servicio Nacional de Parques, Departamento de lo Interior de EEUU)
    • found: Washington backcountry almanac, 1996: t.p. (National Parks Service)
    • found: International Air Issues Workshop, Waterton Lakes National Park, June 5-8, 1995, 1996: t.p. (U.S. National Park Service)
    • found: Its Saint Croix Island = L'Île-Sainte-Croix, 2003: t.p. (National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior; Service national des parcs des États-Unis)
  • Editorial Notes

    • [The following subdivisions have not been used as headings: Division of Cooperative Activities; Southwestern National Monuments Office; Field Division of Education; Land and Recreational Planning Division; Legislative Division; Museum Division; Southwestern National Monuments Office; Travel Division; Western Museum Laboratories; Recreation Planning Division; Independence National Historical Park Project; Region Two Office; Omaha District; History and Interpretation Branch; Division of Design and Construction; Division of Recreation Resource Planning; Wild Life Survey; Wildlife Division.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1979-03-19: new
    • 2018-10-04: revised
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