Monuments Established January 20, 1961, to November 22, 1963

National Monuments Established by John F. Kennedy via the Antiquities Act:

January 20, 1961, to November 22, 1963

(JFK passed away on November 22, 1963; LBJ was his VP)

 

Russell Cave, AL, Proclamation No. 3413, 75 Stat. 1058 (May 11, 1961)

Area reserved: “approximately 310 acres”

(or 310.45 acres, if the area of each tract as listed is summed).

Click here to see the Russell Cave National Monument PDF

 

Buck Island Reef, U.S. Virgin Islands, Proclamation No. 3443, 76 Stat. 1441 (December 28, 1961)

Area reserved: “approximately 850 acres.”

Click here to see the Buck Island Reef National Monument PDF

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s