Proclamation 5930 -- National Tourism Week, 1989
the President of the
The travel and tourism industry is the source of countless benefits for both Americans and our guests from other lands. Friendship, knowledge, and appreciation of intercultural differences, enhancement of international understanding, cooperation, and goodwill are just a few.
abundant natural and manmade attractions, the warm hospitality of our people,
and the outstanding facilities and services provided by our travel and tourism
industry establish the
year, millions of Americans and foreign visitors travel throughout our country
discovering the glory of
travel and tourism industry, which is composed mainly of small businesses, is
National Tourism Week fittingly honors all those Americans who earn their livelihood in the travel and tourism industry. National Tourism Week reminds us of this industry's economic, educational, cultural, and social benefits -- that come from a productive partnership of industry, labor, and government.
The Congress, by Public Law 100 - 672, has designated the week beginning the second Sunday in May 1989 as ``National Tourism Week'' and has authorized and requested the President to issue a proclamation in observance of this week.
Therefore, I, Ronald Reagan, President of the
Witness Whereof, I have hereunto set my hand this sixth day of January, in the
year of our Lord nineteen hundred and eighty-nine, and of the
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