Monuments Established January 20, 1953, to January 20, 1961

National Monuments Established by Dwight D. Eisenhower via the Antiquities Act:

January 20, 1953, to January 20, 1961

 

Edison Laboratory, NJ, Proclamation No. 3148, 70 Stat. c49 (July 14, 1956)

Area reserved: “1.51 acres more or less.”

Click here to see Edison Laboratory National Monument PDF

 

Chesapeake and Ohio Canal, MD, Proclamation No. 3391, 75 Stat. 1023 (January 18, 1961)

Area reserved: “the monument hereby established containing approximately 4,800 acres.”

(NPS Antiquities Act Centennial lists the C&O “Acres Affected” as “5,263.94.”)

Click here to see Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Monument PDF

 

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