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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Edition: [Archived version].
  • Publisher: Washington DC : U.S. Commission for the Preservation of America's Heritage Abroad
  • Distributor: [Washington, D.C.] : Government Publishing Office, 2015-

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General Note:
The content is made available by the U.S. Government Publishing Office in accordance with Title 44 of the US Code.
Digital collection: Federal Depository Library Program Web Archive.
Summary, etc.:
Established in 1985 by Public Law 99-83, the U.S. Commission for the Preservation of America's Heritage Abroad is an independent agency of the U.S. Government. Per the law, the Commission is to identify and report on cemeteries, monuments, and historic buildings in Eastern and Central Europe that are associated with the heritage of U.S. citizens and to obtain, in cooperation with the Department of State, assurances from the governments of the region that the properties will be protected and preserved. In addition to the types of sites specified in the law, the Commission also seeks the preservation of archival material.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on: archived web page captured May 4, 2015; title from title screen (viewed April 29, 2015).
Subject: United States Commission for the Preservation of America's Heritage Abroad.
Historic preservation > Europe.
Cultural property > Protection > Europe.
War memorials > Conservation and restoration > Europe.
World War, 1939-1945 > Monuments > Conservation and restoration.
Jewish cemeteries > Conservation and restoration > Europe.
United States > Cultural policy.

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