Nineteenth Century Travel

Havre de Grace, MD

Battery Arnold

Pennsville Township, NJ

A Final Tribute Battle of Westminster

Westminster, MD

Marker of the Week
The Site of the St. Jacob Lutheran Church and Cemetery

Anna, OH

Here the pioneer founders of the congregation built a log church in 1832. In this place they laid to rest their dead from 1832 until 1900. "Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord"… more »

Marker of the Day
Battleship Maine Memorial

Columbia, SC

This gun came off the Battleship Maine The Sinking of the Maine resulted in the Spanish American War 1898 … more »

Marker of the Moment
82 Rods South of This Spot Was Born in a Log Cabin

82 rods south of this spot was born in a log cabin May 16, 1836 George H. Page. The first white child born in Palmyra Town. var plainText = document.getElementById('inscription1').innerText; document.getElement… more »

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Historical Marker Headlines
This Historic Ice Cream Shop Gave Us The First Hot Fudge Sundae - Tasting Table
August 7th 2022 9:06PM

... and Barbara Stanwyck reportedly indulged in sundaes after movie premieres at the nearby Chinese Theatre, per Historical Marker Database.

Investigation underway regarding sudden illness at York County Fairgrounds
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August 7th 2022 8:05PM

Historical marker honoring McLean firefighters to be dedicated -
August 7th 2022 6:05PM

Historical marker honoring McLean firefighters to be dedicated. SUN GAZETTE NEWSPAPERS; Aug 7, 2022; 6 min ago; 0.

Zeb Long Marker Dedication: 1906 Atlanta Race Massacre - Eventbrite
August 7th 2022 4:51PM

Join the Fulton County Remembrance Coalition and East Point Public Works in dedicating a new historical marker in remembrance of Zeb Long ...

Dedication day set for historical marker honoring firefighters - NewsBreak
August 7th 2022 2:29PM

Dedication day set for historical marker honoring firefighters. By Sun Gazette Newspapers. 2 hours ago.