The Old United States Arsenal

Pikesville, MD

Sterling Park

San Francisco, CA

Hometown Hero

Towson, MD

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1814. . 1814 . During the War of 18 12, Captain Richard Raggett, of the British blockade ship, H.M.S. Spenser, demanded a ransom of $6,000 from the village of Barnstable, or else he would destroy the extensive saltworks owned by Lorin… more »

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Piney Grove and Southalls

Charles-City, VA

During the 18th century this property was established as a Southall family seat. Notable family members include James Barrett Southall, owner of Williamsburgs Raleigh Tavern, Turner Southall, member of the committee to build Thomas Jeffers… more »

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POW / MIA Soldiers from Waterbury

Waterbury, CT

(Center):In memory of thePOW / MIASoldiers from Waterburywho bravely served our nationin all conflicts.You Are Not Forgotten!(Left):Sgt. Victor J. Choinere U.S. Army DoB Nov. 1931 - Date MIA Nov. 1950Cpl. Dennis Rush U.S. ArmyDoB Feb. 1930 … more »

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Historical Marker Headlines
Montevallo mayor shares updates in State of the City address
January 27th 2020 9:11PM

... installation of an Equal Justice Initiative historical marker, increasing senior programming, expanding accessibility and walkability throughout town, ...

The Tonge Factory
January 27th 2020 8:07PM

This week's #MarkerMonday looks at The Tonge Factory historical marker in Decatur County, and its use during the Civil War. The textile mill was ...

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January 27th 2020 3:11PM

Nancy and Steve Milbourn view Aaron Kelleyís project board for his Eagle Scout project, a historical marker recognizing the 1862 massacre of settlers ...

Marker will honor civil rights activist Fannie Lou Hamer
January 27th 2020 2:22PM

(AP) — A historical marker in Mississippi will commemorate the legacy of civil rights activist Fannie Lou Hamer. Research for the project was led by a ...

A.J. Buttram Monument
January 27th 2020 2:03PM

A.J. Buttram Confederate Soldier Killed Here Apr. (A historical marker located in Munford in Talladega County, Alabama.)