Memorials: Creating National, State, and Local Memorials

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This report provides information on the mandatory steps to building a memorial on federal property in the District of Columbia. It also provides information on creating memorials in Arlington National Cemetery, within the Department of Veterans Affairs National Cemetery System, and in state veterans' cemeteries. In addition, it discusses public and private initiatives at the state and local levels to create memorials including successful local fund-raising efforts.

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Watkins, Zina L. May 21, 2008.

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This report provides information on the mandatory steps to building a memorial on federal property in the District of Columbia. It also provides information on creating memorials in Arlington National Cemetery, within the Department of Veterans Affairs National Cemetery System, and in state veterans' cemeteries. In addition, it discusses public and private initiatives at the state and local levels to create memorials including successful local fund-raising efforts.

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  • May 21, 2008

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  • Dec. 11, 2008, 8:31 p.m.

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Watkins, Zina L. Memorials: Creating National, State, and Local Memorials, report, May 21, 2008; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metacrs10573/: accessed December 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.