Gunpowder Copper Works

Glen Arm, MD

Hanover Junction

Seven Valleys, PA

Woolmarket

Biloxi, MS

Marker of the Week
Andrew Small Academy

Gaithersburg, MD

The years following the Civil War were a booming time for Darnestown. Local residents repaired damages from the war and returned to their daily means of livelihood. Andrew Small was a C&O Canal contractor and became familiar with Darnestown… more »

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5th Indiana Battery

5th Indiana Battery. Baldwins Brigade. 5th Battery, Indiana Light Artillery. 4 James, 2 Napoleons Baldwins Brigade, Johnsons Division, McCooks Corps. September 19, 1863. Captain Peter Simonson, Commanding 1st Lieutenant Alfred Morr… more »

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Interrorem: Interim or Enduring?

Belfair, WA

The name Interrorem, according to the most popular theory, was derived from Latin meaning "between the gold". Others believe it was slang for "Interim," used by those who thought the cabin would be a temporary site for managing the forest. … more »

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Living History Park is one of North Augusta's treasures
January 18th 2022 6:49AM

Once the money was raised for that historical marker, the first Colonial Era reenactment was held in North Augusta as Hammond's burial was ...

Gallitzin Spring Historical Marker in 2022 - Pinterest
January 18th 2022 6:19AM

Jan 9, 2022 - Historical marker at a roadside spring near Loretto called Gallitzin Spring in Prince Gallitzin's honor.

Hopkinsville's Ted Poston inducted into Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame
January 18th 2022 5:52AM

The Kentucky Historical Society placed a historical marker in Poston's memory in downtown Hopkinsville in 2017. Also a Hopkinsville native, ...

Local Weather History: The Great Blizzard of 1873 - WLFI
January 18th 2022 3:56AM

Credit to K. Linzmeier & Historical Marker Database: 1873 2. Just a bit more than two weeks after this January blizzard, another historic storm ...

Americans see MLK as a hero; that wasn't the case during his lifetime - KTEN
January 18th 2022 3:38AM

Decision near on 1930 Sherman Riot historical marker ... Decision near on 1930 Sherman Riot historical marker. Abigail Brown ...