The Grand Army of the Republic

Abilene, KS

POW-MIA Memorial

Lewisville, NC

Camp Carroll

Baltimore, MD

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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 »

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Bevilport

Bevilport. . . Important river shipping and trading point; was made seat of Bevil municipality, 1834. Named for John Bevil, Texas Ranger, a delegate (1835) to Consultation on Texas Independence, Chief Justice of Jasper County (1839), farm… more »

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Fred A. Jewell

Worthington, IN

Born in Worthington 1875. Left home at sixteen and became performer, composer, and bandmaster for several circuses, including Ringling Brothers (1902-1904, 1907) and Barnum and Bailey (1908-1910). Brought his publishing company to Worthingt… more »

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Hopkins Grocery
December 13th 2019 3:51AM

Welsh immigrant Archibald Hopkins settled in central Montana in the 1870s, where he raised produce for sale to local markets. (A historical marker ...

Davis Camp – a piece of East County history
December 12th 2019 9:08PM

We don't know what they're going to put up there eventually, but we would like to have a historical marker on that site. The people that come after our ...

Locally owned bookstores flourish in the region's fertile literary landscape
December 12th 2019 7:52PM

... is one of the oldest in Black Mountain; a historical marker by the front door notes it was constructed in 1876 as the livery stables for the railroad.

Soccer Star Carli Lloyd Helps Unveil Lower Manhattan's Newest Historical Marker
December 12th 2019 7:02PM

The U.S. Women's National Soccer Team's 2019 FIFA World Cup victory has now permanently marked Lower Manhattan in the form of a granite ...

PHOTOS: Babies Hospital
December 12th 2019 3:45PM

Nurses sit with infant patients on the lawn outside Babies Hospital, a pioneering pediatric facility that sat on Wrightsville Sound but was demolished in ...