Davenport Brothers Revolutionary War Memorial, a War Memorial

Charles Town, WV

W. H. Abrams Well No. 1

West Columbia, TX


Alexandria, NJ

Marker of the Week
Robert Scott House

San-Jose, CA

Robert Scott, a native of Canada, arrived in New Almaden in 1864. He was co-inventor of the Huttner & Scott Furnace in 1876, the furnace that revolutionized the reduction of quicksilver and saved the Quicksilver Mining Company from bankrupt… more »

Marker of the Day

Deming, NM

In 1780, Governor Juan Bautista de Anza passed here while searching for a trade route between Santa Fe and the mines of Sonora, Mexico. Deming, named for Mary Anne Deming, was founded in 1881 when the Santa Fe and Southern Pacific Railroads… more »

Marker of the Moment
Cyrus Griffin's Birthplace

Farnham, VA

Four and a half miles southwest was born Cyrus Griffin, July 16, 1748. Educated in England, he served in the Virginia House of Delegates, 1777-8, 1786-7. He was a member of the Continental Congress, 1787-1788., in which last year he was Pre… more »

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Savannah as History Class
December 15th 2019 5:37AM

There is no visible sign nor does the historical marker in Wright Square mention it. Only the granite boulder in the square's southeastern corner speaks ...

Marking 125 years since lynching that launched Ida B. Wells' campaign
December 15th 2019 3:38AM

A Tennessee historical marker commemorates the site in Memphis where three African American co-owners of People's Grocery were lynched in 1892 ...

Bookmarks for Dec. 15
December 14th 2019 10:41PM

Jennifer Loux, the historian and manager of the nation's oldest state historical marker program, wrote the introduction; Colima Nichols Fairfax, ...

Sherman W. White, Jr. Historical Marker
December 14th 2019 8:10PM

Navigation & Live Traffic. Send to your phone. DownloadGet. Sherman W. White. Jr. Historical Marker 694 W Jeff Davis Ave, Montgomery, United ...

This Week's Milestones: Dec. 15-21, 2019
December 14th 2019 7:52PM

Dec. 15, 1972. ADVERTISEMENT. The historical marker of San Francisco Church in Naga City, Camarines Sur province, was installed. According to ...