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PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Military History;Jun2001, Vol. 18 Issue 2, Historic Traveler.com p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides updates on war history and tourism in the United States as of June 2001. Opening of an additional gallery space at the C.M. Russell Museum in Great Falls, Montana; Unveiling of the life-size statue of Franklin Delano Roosevelt (FDR) at the FDR Memorial in Washington, D.C.; Published books and medial materials on American history and culture.
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4326997

 

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