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Santa Fe National Historic Trail

  Established: May 8, 1987 Managing Nonprofit: Santa Fe Trail Association Managing Agency: National Park Service     In 1821, the Santa Fe Trail became America’s first great international commercial highway, and for nearly sixty years thereafter was one of the nation’s great routes of…

Trail of Tears National Historic Trail

  Established: December 16, 1987 Managing Nonprofit: National Trail of Tears Association (ToTA) Managing Agency: National Park Service     The Trail of Tears National Historic Trail commemorates the survival of the Cherokee people, forcefully removed from their homelands in Georgia, Alabama, and Tennessee to live…