Historical Marker News

Guest commentary: Lincoln was the last brick-and-mortar example of Black history
March 29th 2023 3:02AM

Booker T. Washington has a historical marker, thanks to the Booker T. Exes Organization. Now that the Lincoln Auditorium has been demolished, ...

Philly kicks off Jazz Appreciation Month with a show of hands - WHYY
March 29th 2023 2:06AM

A historical marker on 33rd Street identifies the home of jazz great John Coltrane, but · Arts & Entertainment.

No Compromise! MYSTERY Dinner Theater coming to Antwerp!
West Bend News

March 29th 2023 12:25AM

Residents give opinions on proposed Fotheringay solar project in Montgomery County
March 28th 2023 10:58PM

The historical marker for Fotheringay, a historic 18th-century home and plantation on U.S. 11/460. A solar panel array has been proposed on a 30-acre ...

Indianola Cemetery Historical Marker - TAMU-CC Repository
March 28th 2023 8:03PM

Indianola Cemetery Historical Marker describes the Civil War, Two Epidemics and Two Hurricanes. Rights. This material is made available for use in ...

635 South 4th Street West - The Historical Marker Database
March 28th 2023 7:33PM

Julia and Aaron Conner homesteaded in the Bitterroot Valley in 1882 where they prospered and raised six children. (A historical marker located in ...

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Tuskegee Arimen Marker Unveiled

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Celebrating 150 years of Gregg County history: Site of Earpville - Longview News-Journal
March 28th 2023 4:49PM

State historical marker at original site of Earpville Monday, March 13, 2023, in Longview. (Les Hassell/News-Journal Photo).

Bringing Back the Beauty - The Historical Marker Database
March 28th 2023 2:44PM

A historical marker located in St. Louis in St. Louis, Missouri.)

Zamora: Celebrating the history of Peñitas Common School - Rio Grande Guardian
March 28th 2023 1:56PM

It first appeared in a program produced to celebrate the unveiling of a state historical marker for Peñitas Common School, outside Peñitas City ...

1934 Robert Johnson lynching remembered in Tampa Tampa Bay - Artictle
March 28th 2023 1:24PM

1934 Robert Johnson lynching remembered in TampaA historical marker about the 1934 lynching of Robert Johnson is unveiled in Tampa on Monday.

Historical Marker - L1579C - St. Philip's Lutheran Church
March 28th 2023 4:25AM

Historical Marker - L1579C - St. Philip's Lutheran Church / St. Philip's Lutheran Church. (Marker ID#:L1579C). Significant Date:.

Historical Marker - L1224A - Cass Community United Methodist Church (Marker ID
March 28th 2023 4:10AM

Historical Marker - L1224A - Cass Community United Methodist Church (Marker. ID#:L1224A). Significant Date: Registry Year: 1985.

Historical Markers of Hillsborough: Al & Jeanie Tomaini
March 28th 2023 6:16AM

The Al and Jeanie Tomaini historical marker in Gibsonton. Historical Marker Inscription Al & Jeanie Tomaini Gibsonton Civic Leaders.

Defiance commissioners discuss solar eclipse, historical marker for cemetery
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March 28th 2023 5:16AM

Georgia Historical Society dedicates marker recognizing Mayor Richmond D. Hill - Griffin Daily News
March 28th 2023 5:03AM

GREENVILLE — The Georgia Historical Society unveiled a new Civil Rights Trail historical marker recognizing Richmond D. Hill, Georgia's first ...

Historical Marker Dedicated to the 135th USCT
Goldsboro Daily News

March 28th 2023 4:59AM

New Lebanon residents work to restore train depot
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March 28th 2023 4:50AM

A little rain doesn't stop Spencer cemetery cleanup - Salisbury Post
March 28th 2023 4:17AM

The ultimate goal, she said, is to have historical marker signs, tables and chairs, and provide a place for people to read about the history of ...

Mississippi to commemorate life of slain civil rights veteran - Artictle
March 28th 2023 3:58AM

  Nearly 70 years after his 1955 slaying, a historical marker will commemorate the Black farmer's civil rights work and life at the site of ...

The Value of a Foot: A few inches and a gut check helped change history for Saraland
March 28th 2023 3:31AM

Imagine the historical marker: “Here on Nov. 18, 2022, Saraland's defense stopped Homewood at the foot line on a two-point conversion in overtime ...

Historical Marker Dedicated to the 135th USCT

March 28th 2023 1:59AM

These 10 Kilometer Zero Landmarks Are Some Of The Best In The World - TheTravel
March 28th 2023 1:58AM

Romania's Kilometer Zero in Bucharest has gone through many changes, making it a historical marker on its own.

Lazaretto Day commemorates African history, heritage on Tybee Island - Savannah Morning News
March 28th 2023 1:05AM

... wants to erect an official monument dedicated to the Lazaretto's history, in addition to the historical marker that currently stands.

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The Most Famous California Novel You've Never Heard Of - Alta Journal
March 27th 2023 8:54PM

Local history buff John Cabrera at the historical marker near the site of Wright's ranch and adjacent to the Barbara Worth Country Club in ...

Historical Marker - S733C - Treaty Of Spring Wells / Treaty of Spring Wells (Marker ID
March 27th 2023 8:27PM

Historical Marker - S733C - Treaty Of Spring Wells / Treaty of Spring Wells (Marker. ID#:S733C). Significant Date: Revolution and War (1760-1815).

Pershing Chinese Camp Historical Re-Dedication - Joint Base San Antonio
March 27th 2023 7:27PM

The location of the historical marker (Texas Historical Commission marker number 16246) indicates the northern edge of the former camp that ...

Historical Marker - L367 - Newton House (Marker ID
March 27th 2023 7:22PM

Historical Marker - L367 - Newton House (Marker ID#:L367). Significant Date: Civil War and After (1860-1875). Registry Year: 1974.

Dildine House - The Historical Marker Database
March 27th 2023 6:53PM

Erected by Montana Historical Society. Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. Location. Dildine ...

Martin Luther King Jr.'s youngest daughter Bernice King celebrates 60th birthday
March 27th 2023 4:03PM

Historical marker added to home with ties to Martin Luther King Jr. 11d ago ·WSB. 2:44. NBC. Bindi Irwin's Daughter Grace Warrior Celebrates Her ...

Historic signpost marks the spot of the 1840 Treaty of Nation Ford - CN2 News
March 27th 2023 3:21PM

The Historical Marker is located on David Hutchison Road in front of Atlas Copco.

A Death in Arakan (Part 3): A journey, not a battle - Mekong Review
March 27th 2023 12:35PM

I walked along the riverfront to a historical marker about the founding of the Indian expatriate Ghadar Party, “often considered the beginning of ...

Goldsboro to unveil Civil War Trail marker in honor of all-Black Infantry Regiment - WUNC
March 26th 2023 2:25AM

Historical marker dedicated to first Black woman licensed to practice law in North Carolina · Leoneda Inge. ,. May 25, 2022.

Hidden tunnel possibly from Underground Railroad found in New Brighton - Beaver County Times
March 25th 2023 11:54PM

Historical marker for the James Edgar House, a stop on the Underground Railroad, across. The tunnel discovered under the Merrick confirms that ...

The 10 best road trips to take with your family this summer - The Points Guy
March 25th 2023 6:09PM

... a side-of-the-road lobster shack or a historical marker — is a wonderful way to explore the U.S. with your family this summer.

Marker honoring local Tuskegee Airmen members unveiled at library - Richmond Register
March 25th 2023 5:36PM

A veteran salutes during a special unveiling ceremony for a historical marker honoring local Tuskegee Airmen. 20230325-nws-tuskegee5.JPG.

Committee hopes to get DeKalb residents talking
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Freddy Fender to be honored with historical marker in South Texas - Dallas Morning News
March 25th 2023 1:33PM

Late Tejano singer Freddy Fender will be honored April 15 with the dedication of a Texas state historical marker in his birthplace, San Benito.

Learn about the history and art of the Erie Canal from the state museum's curator
March 25th 2023 12:11PM

The historical marker in front of the church cites Psalm 118:22, which says, “The stone the builders rejected has become the cornerstone,” meaning ...

New historical marker honors Madison Co. Tuskegee Airmen - WKYT
March 25th 2023 12:09PM

(WKYT) - A new historical marker was unveiled in Madison County on Thursday. It honors all of Madison County's Tuskegee Airmen.

Hog Waddle set for Saturday - San Benito News
March 25th 2023 11:58AM

In an unrelated event, the San Benito Historical Society-Friends of the Museum will host a ceremony on April 15 to dedicate a historical marker ...

Amelia Earhart's legacy lives on in South Florida - CBS Miami
March 25th 2023 11:37AM

Standing next to a historical marker dedicated to her on the grounds of the Hialeah police station, Miami historian Dr. Paul George said, ...

Coryell County Historical Marker “Spotlight” Evant, Texas


The Bookshelf #1: Joseph Mitchell - Robesonian
March 25th 2023 10:01AM

Mitchell's historical marker in Fairmont. Copeland Jacobs

Women's History Month at the Cuban Club, Tampa FL - Mar 30, 2023 - 5:30 PM
March 25th 2023 6:46AM

... celebrate these women and the new historical marker and historical mural on 7th Avenue that commemorates their activism and their resistance.

Potawatomi Madeline Bertrand statue stolen from county park in Niles - South Bend Tribune
March 25th 2023 6:22AM

A historical marker at Madeline Bertrand County Park in Niles tells the history of the land. Langland feels it has been a “successful” piece that ...

A Theory on Why a Southern Town Has a Lincoln Avenue - Falls Church News-Press Online
March 25th 2023 6:02AM

For the online Historical Marker Database and “Find a Grave,” he supplied the vital fact that Jacob DePutron (1843-1926) was a Union soldier during ...

Historical marker, mural help commemorate 7 Tuskegee Airmen from Madison County
March 25th 2023 5:44AM

Historical marker, mural help commemorate 7 Tuskegee Airmen from Madison County. By Sabriel Metcalf Kentucky. PUBLISHED 8:15 AM ET Mar.

St. Clair Shores historians looking for new members as work to document city's history continues
March 25th 2023 5:16AM

Cilluffo said the city's historical marker program started between 2008 and 2010. “Well, we started historical residential markers first, ...

Bucks County's historic General Greene Inn up for sale in Buckingham - PhillyBurbs.com
March 25th 2023 3:58AM

A historical marker was placed outside the property in 2003. General Greene Inn history:How a Buckingham inn played a role in the American ...

New historical marker honors Richmond's WWII Tuskegee Airmen - WTVQ
March 25th 2023 12:25AM

A new historical marker and mural in honor of seven World War II Tuskegee Airmen from Richmond was unveiled Thursday.

Gertrude Williams: New York's first female justice - Spectrum News
March 25th 2023 12:17AM

A historical marker placed where Gertrude held office from 1920 to 1924.

Former University District lesbian bar receives historical marker, the first in central Ohio to ... - Reddit
March 22nd 2023 1:47AM

One of Ohio's longest-running lesbian bars, Summit Station, will receive a historical marker in June after community members worked to commemorate ...

Roas Parks - The Historical Marker Database
March 22nd 2023 12:48AM

... founded at Monteagle in 1932 by Myles Horton and Don West. (A historical marker located in Nashville in Davidson County, Tennessee.)

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March 21st 2023 9:59PM

Freddy Fender to be honored with Texas State Historical Marker
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March 21st 2023 8:44PM

Louis Kahn Receives a Pennsylvania Historical Marker — in Estonia
March 21st 2023 8:17PM

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Cyrus and Jennie Cline Memorial - The Historical Marker Database
March 21st 2023 7:26PM

... Carrie, married Dr. Don Cameron (founder of Cameron Hospitals). (A historical marker located near Angola in Steuben County, Indiana.)

Historical Marker - HB47 - Ladies Literary Club House (Marker ID
March 21st 2023 2:28PM

Historical Marker - HB47 - Ladies Literary Club House (Marker ID#:HB47). Significant Date: Statehood Era (1815-1860). Registry Year: 1965.

Historical Marker Dedication Ceremony for the CCBA of Augusta - Eventbrite
March 21st 2023 9:38AM

The CCBA is the first Asian organization in the state to receive a historical marker from the Georgia Historical Society. By Augusta Chinese ...

San Benito to honor Freddy Fender with historical marker

March 21st 2023 4:35AM

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March 21st 2023 1:54AM

Dedication of Alma Nash Historical Marker - Mar 24, 2023 - Greater Maryville Chamber of Commerce
March 21st 2023 1:10AM

Join us for a ribbon cutting ceremony for the Alma Nash Historical Marker at 11 a.m., in the Pocket Park, located at the corner of 3rd and Main ...

Top 10 Best Landmarks & Historical Buildings near Paw Paw, MI - March 2023 - Yelp
March 20th 2023 9:19PM

Reviews on Landmarks & Historical Buildings in Paw Paw, MI - South Haven Lighthouse, Lincoln at Kalamazoo Historical Marker, Veterans Memorial ...

Goodnight-Loving Trail Historical Marker, NM, Regional Weather Forecast
March 20th 2023 7:31PM

WeatherForYou.com serves Goodnight-Loving Trail Historical Marker, New Mexico with complete and accurate local weather information.

March 20th 2023 5:15PM

STATE HISTORICAL MARKER PROGRAM TO HONOR AFRICAN AMERICAN LEGISLATORS. (a) Requires the Texas Historical Commission (THC) to establish and administer ...

BeautyKlove – Salon at Home: Bringing Professional Beauty Services to Your Doorstep
March 21st 2023 7:36PM

Historical Society of Riverton honors the125th Anniversary of Mt Zion AME Church with a historical marker · March 20, 2023 March 21, 2023.

Honoring the memory of Butler Island Plantation's enslaved people - Atlanta Journal-Constitution
March 21st 2023 7:35PM

One mile south of Darien, Georgia sits a historical marker for the Butler Island Plantation. It does not mention the more than 900 estimated ...

Atlantic Avenue is at once a celebration of key elements: history, commerce & culture
March 21st 2023 7:34PM

The historical marker on the front of the building celebrates a place and an event of the Revolutionary War. The plaque celebrates a reference to ...

Hayes Presidential takes part in 'Passover' remembrance - Advertiser-Tribune
March 21st 2023 7:00PM

A historical marker to honor this special observance will be unveiled April 3, 2023, in Fayetteville, West Virginia, where the seder was enjoyed.

A new rock-climbing park will preserve the legacy of a stone mason who ... - Atlanta Magazine
March 21st 2023 6:12PM

“Jake was a tall man of great strength, polite and well respected,” reads a historical marker in his honor today. “We are very proud of our Jacob ...

It's 'Bluebonnet in Bloom'; send us your photo and win our contest! - Gatesville Messenger
March 21st 2023 5:06PM

... Twin Caverns Ranch subdivision · Coryell County Historical Marker “Spotlight”JOHN RANEY BERTRAND · Say hello to our neighbor, Terry Massey!

Philadelphia To Pay $9.25 Million To Police Brutality Victims - NewsOne
March 21st 2023 4:58PM

Philadelphia-Based Black-Owned Bookstore To Receive Historical Marker · 144 Black Men And Boys Killed By Police. Police killings 2020. 142 photos.

Monuments to Cleveland women: Dorothy Fuldheim - Axios
March 21st 2023 4:38PM

Dorothy Fuldheim in 1967 and the Ohio historical marker outside WEWS. Photos: Cloyd Teter/Getty (L) and Sam Allard/Axios (R).

Library to unveil marker honoring Tuskegee Airmen of Madison County - Richmond Register
March 21st 2023 4:30PM

At 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 23, an historical marker honoring all of Madison Countian's Tuskegee Airmen will be unveiled during a ceremony ...

The EPA wants to limit how much soot you breathe. Here's what it means for Texas and one ...
March 21st 2023 4:25PM

A historical marker stands at South Central park, located in the heart of Joppa. Joppa—or Joppee— was founded by an emancipated slave named Henry ...

Celebrating 150 years of Gregg County history: Alexander Institute - Longview News-Journal
March 21st 2023 4:09PM

State historical marker at original site of the Alexander Institute Monday, March 13, 2023, in Kilgore. (Les Hassell/News-Journal Photo).

RRGSD sets Chaloner historical marker dedication in April - RRSpin
March 21st 2023 3:18PM

The Roanoke Rapids Graded School District in partnership with the Roanoke Rapids Alumni and Friends Association will host a historical marker ...

10 NJ stories and stars you can't miss at the Garden State Film Festival - Asbury Park Press
March 21st 2023 3:16PM

... with the Equal Justice Institute to bring a historical marker to the Eatontown site of the 1886 lynching of Samuel “Mingo Jack” Johnson.

Harriet Tubman Center for Freedom and Equity - EurekAlert!
March 21st 2023 2:07PM

Harriet Tubman historical marker on the Downtown Binghamton Freedom Trail. image: Harriet Tubman historical marker on the Downtown Binghamton ...

First female county clerk makes her mark in New York - Spectrum News
March 21st 2023 12:06PM

A historical marker is located outside the county courthouse in Mayville and across the street from what's believed to be her office

A new history of Atlanta and Athens record stores meets the subcultural moment
March 21st 2023 10:56AM

ATL punkers – whose culture continues to reverberate from that moment – kinda know that, but Radford suggests there should be a historical marker.

San Benito to honor Freddy Fender with historical marker
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March 21st 2023 10:08AM

Georgia Historical Society dedicates new historical marker recognizing Georgia author ...
March 21st 2023 6:02AM

Augusta, GA – The Georgia Historical Society (GHS) dedicated a new historical marker that recognizes “Frank Garvin Yerby: King of the Costume ...

GHS boys excel in regional powerlifting


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March 20th 2023 11:34PM

Youngkin wants to bring back the Readjusters. Good for him. - Cardinal News
March 20th 2023 8:30AM

Clifton Forge has embraced her anyway, and there's now a state historical marker about her in front of town hall.

Longevity Lauded in Louisiana as Congregation Celebrates 125 Years
March 20th 2023 8:06AM

By Kevin Spear. You know a church has a rich history when a state historical marker is posted in front of the building.

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Dr. Theodore Koester Home - The Historical Marker Database
March 20th 2023 5:08AM

Constructed 1859 of cedar, oak, and limestone, a dumb waiter, and speaking tubes on each floor. (A historical marker located in New Braunfels in ...

March 19th 2023 6:51PM

1 review of Major Crawford's Home Historical Marker "I've seen all sorts of fake "George Washington slept here" signs but this one on Rock Hill ...

Historical Marker - L2142 - Cooke Hydroelectric Plant / Hydroelectric Power (Marker ID
March 19th 2023 1:30PM

Historical Marker - L2142 - Cooke Hydroelectric Plant / Hydroelectric Power (Marker. ID#:L2142). Significant Date:.

Remembering the New London school explosion, 86 years later - CW39 Houston
March 20th 2023 12:20AM

A historical marker was set up in 1989 by the state of Texas. The inscription reads: “New London School Explosion on March 18, 1937, ...

Remember Them - The Historical Marker Database
March 19th 2023 11:48PM

The tragic events of September 11, 2001, compelled Mario Chiodo to create the Remember Them monument. (A historical marker located in Oakland in ...

The trail leading to Indian Brook Falls - Adventures Around Putnam
March 19th 2023 9:18AM

Adams Corners Historical Marker · Arden Point · Bailey Cemetery · Bailey Park · Ballard Burying Ground · Barbara Gillette Memorial ...

Road to Independence - The Historical Marker Database
March 19th 2023 9:40PM

It is peaceful now. Quiet and secluded. But in the early morning hours of February 27, 1776, history was made here. (A historical marker located ...

WebXtra: Nacogdoches Heart of the Pines Chorus prepares for regional competition - KTRE
March 19th 2023 8:19PM

Updated: Mar. 17, 2023 at 8:20 AM PDT. One small Smith County community began as a post office and is now home to a historical marker.

Historical Marker - S424 - Detroit Memorial Hospital (Marker ID
March 19th 2023 10:58AM

Historical Marker - S424 - Detroit Memorial Hospital (Marker ID#:S424). Significant Date: Statehood Era (1815-1860). Registry Year: 1974.

Bettie Page Day: Historical Marker Reveal in Nashville at Hume - Do615
March 18th 2023 10:08PM

Check out Bettie Page Day: Historical Marker Reveal at Hume Fogg / 7th Ave in Nashville on April 22, 2023 and get detailed info for the event ...