Fact Monster - Hispanic Heritage Month
Hispanic Heritage Month begins on September 15, the anniversary of independence for five Latin American countries—Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua. In addition, Mexico declared its independence on September 16, and Chile on September 18.
National Parks - The National Register of Historic Places
Straight from our own National Park Service--a great site--Teaching with Historic Places Featured Historic Properties Hispanic History in the National Register of Historic Places Exploring Hispanic History and Culture--A Dynamic Field