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Immaculate Conception Church

Atlanta, GA

Preston Overlook

Preston, MN

Argonaut and Kennedy Mines

Jackson, CA

Marker of the Week
Admiral Marc A. Mitscher, U.S. Navy

Hillsboro, WI

Admiral Marc A. Mitscher, U. S. Navy, pioneer in naval aviation and Commander of Naval Air Task Force 58, famed for its destruction of Japanese sea power in World War II, was born in Hillsboro, January 26, 1887. A 1910 graduate of the U. S.… more »

Marker of the Day
1941      1946

Snow-Hill, MD

This tablet is a memorial to the men of Worcester County who gave their lives for their country in World War II Adams, Arthur W. · Bailey, Warren · Barnes, Herman R. · Bonnevidde, Walter P. · Coston, Felton B.… more »

Marker of the Moment
George Yount's Millstones

Yountville, CA

George Yount, American frontiersman, was born in North Carolina in 1794. When he was 10 years old Yount moved with his family to Missouri and in 1831 he came to California. Yount received a large tract of land in the Napa Valley from the Me… more »

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Historical Marker Headlines
Former Alba Ranch receives 'undertold' marker from Texas Historical Commission
February 26th 2020 6:56PM

DRIPPING SPRINGS, Texas (KXAN) — The land where one of the earliest established Hispanic families homesteaded outside Dripping Springs was ...

Guest Commentary: History of the Apache Trail
February 26th 2020 6:56PM

On February 19, 2020, the Apache Trail Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution placed a historical marker dedicated to the Apache Trail ...

When Ameripolitan Lets Its Hair Down: Unforgettable Images From Hernando's
February 26th 2020 6:22PM

... of shows and activities that included the grand reopening of The World Famous Hernando's Hide-A-Way, now graced with a new historical marker.

Way back Wednesday: A Look Into Berkeley County's History
February 26th 2020 3:49PM

Located on Old State Road in Berkeley County, a historical marker explains that the county was designated a court and land conveyance district in ...

Petition push to mark historic cemetery
February 26th 2020 3:26PM

Petition asking the mayor and city council to rename the interchange and place a historical marker where the remains were found.