Dr. James Naismith

Lawrence, KS

George M. Bowman

Fresno, CA

Old Sacramento

Sacramento, CA

Marker of the Week
Site of Santa Fes First Chapel

Santa-Fe, NM

Also used as two-story defensive tower for Palace of the Governors during the 1600s. Gen. Don Diego de Vargas was probably buried beneath the floor of this chapel in 1704.… more »

Marker of the Day
The First Cast Iron Bridge

Brownsville, PA

The first cast iron bridge built in the United States, was built in 1836-1839 over Dunlaps Creek at this point.… more »

Marker of the Moment
Frank H. Ono Memorial, a War Memorial

North-Judson, IN

Frank H. Ono PFC US Army WWII-442 Infantry Regiment Combat Team. Congressional Medal of Honor for his heroic action against the enemy on hill 140 in Italy, July 4, 1944-Distinguished Service Cross-Purple Heart.… more »

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Historical Marker Headlines
A look inside the Inkster home of Malcolm X. Once nearly torn down, it will be restored - Detroit News
September 25th 2021 2:37AM

Sims and Ramadan can now apply to the state for a historical marker. Board member Lane Demas, who is a history professor at Central Michigan University, ...

State historical marker to be dedicated in honor of woman from Clifton Forge - WSLS
September 24th 2021 10:18PM

– A new state historical marker issued highlights the career of Alleghany County native R. Arliner Young. She was the first African American woman to earn a ...

1598-1890 - The Historical Marker Database
September 24th 2021 10:00PM

Settlers traveled north to la tierra adentro (the interior land) and back to cities in the south. (A historical marker located in Santa Fe in Santa Fe ...

Stream signs pay tribute to Berks writer, series of novels - WFMZ
September 24th 2021 9:56PM

The Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission will dedicate a historical marker next Saturday, Oct. 2. John Updike house in Shillington.

City Manager's Update - Sept. 24, 2021 ⋆ 4State News MO AR KS OK
September 24th 2021 9:33PM

The wall contains the names of over 58,000 people who lost their lives from the Vietnam War. This is a unique opportunity to see this historical marker close to ...