Glen Rock Auditorium

Glen Rock, PA

East Haven Veterans Memorial

East Haven, CT

Simon Bolivar

Baltimore, MD

Marker of the Week
Civil War Skirmish

Belville, MS

Here, on July 4, 1864, Union landing force, sent from Rodney by General Ellett in search of cotton, clashed with C.S.A. cavalry under Maj. Moorman & was driven back to boats.… more »

Marker of the Day
"Holy Row"

Norcross, GA

Sunset Drive, originally known as Church Street, and later "Holy Row" has a long and storied past. On November 5, 1875 Norman Flavius Cooledge, an educator, bought the parcel of land (currently the site of the Summerour House) on the corner… more »

Marker of the Moment
Ann Marwood Durant

Hertford, NC

First woman known to have acted as attorney in an N.C. court, 1673. Appeared before Council in Perquimans Precinct.… more »

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Historical Marker Headlines
Historically, Brunswick-Altamaha Canal misses the boat
January 20th 2018 12:45AM

Motorists whiz past a roadside historical marker there by the scores each day. The canal was to unite the best of everything from Brunswick and Darien, combining each coastal community with what it lacked. But the project was troubled from the start. Setbacks plagued the project for nearly 30 years, ...

Historical Marker Dedicated for Verrett Church
January 19th 2018 10:07PM

Pastor Raymond Smith and congregational members of the First Baptist Church of Verrett unveiled and dedicated a new state historical marker at a ceremony held on Monday, Jan. 15. Joined by St. Bernard Parish elected offi cials, tourism representatives Islenos community and generations of the Smith ...

Civil War Profiles — A Civil War trip of a lifetime: Part 2
January 19th 2018 9:33PM

A historical marker commemorates Wallace's life. It reads: “Major General Lew Wallace, 1827-1905. As Indiana's adjutant general he organized the state for war. He saw action at Ft. Donelson [Tenn.], Shiloh [Tenn.] and Monocacy [Md.]. Later served as governor of New Mexico Territory and minister to ...

Janis: At 75, her memory lends fire to rock, blues
January 19th 2018 4:07PM

A five-bedroom, three-bathroom, 1,450-square-foot house, the home has a Texas Historical marker in its front yard. Originally put on the market for $500,000 in 2016, the house has seen its price drop to $250,000 and finally to $200,000 last year. According to realtor.com, the tax assessment on the place ...

Bentonville officials, public explore Bella Vista Lake options
January 19th 2018 9:11AM

Miller also suggested having a historical marker to honor the history of the location. "I like everything that I heard," said Martin Smith, principal of Ecological Design Group, adding the firm is all about combining recreational features and an ecosystem in a sustainable and environmentally friendly way.