The Monumental Legacy of the Antiquities Act of 1906

Part of the Antiquities Act project

Author(s): Mark Squillace

Year: 2003


This Article explores the Antiquities Act and its long and remarkable legacy. It describes the history of the law, the special places that have received its protection, and the many controversies that it has sparked over the years. It then considers the myriad of legal and policy issues that are raised by the law, and its continuing utility and evolution as a conservation management tool. Finally, the Article discusses proposals to reform or repeal the Antiquities Act.

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The Monumental Legacy of the Antiquities Act of 1906. Mark Squillace. Georgia Law Review. 2003 ( tDAR id: 374187) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8NV9GFX

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