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Tribes seek reparations over destroyed Oregon site
October 23rd 2017 10:07PM

Government lawyers asked a federal judge Monday to dismiss a lawsuit filed by tribal elders who say a sacred site was destroyed to expand a ...

Historical marker recognizes Quaker Springs' mineral springs
October 23rd 2017 8:48PM

PHOTO PROVIDED A new historical marker in the town of Saratoga rec ognizes mineral springs in present-day Quaker Springs that Native Americans ...

Tribes Seek Reparations Over Destroyed Oregon Site
October 23rd 2017 7:46PM

U.S. Justice Department lawyers are asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by tribal elders who say a sacred site was destroyed to expand a ...

Wolf Trap Founder Catherine Filene Shouse's Historical Marker
October 23rd 2017 7:12PM

Historical Marker Speaking at the event were George Liffert, Superintendent, Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts; Arvind Manocha, ...

Historical Society unveils new historical marker this evening
October 23rd 2017 7:07PM

The Corry Area Historical Society will unveil the city's latest state historical marker tonight. The marker, approved earlier this year by the PA Historical ...

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October 23rd 2017 6:01PM

Aww, cripes. I didn't know I'd have to write a description. How many words is that so far, like a hundred? Soooo, yeah. Mildly interesting stuff. Stuff that ...

Ghadar Party sign is missing
October 23rd 2017 5:26PM

A historical marker memorializing an early 20th century Indian independence group that met in Astoria is missing. The bronze metal sign attached to a ...

IC Norcom High to receive state historical marker
October 23rd 2017 4:30PM

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – I.C. Norcom High School will receive a historical highway marker honoring its namesake, Israel Charles Norcom. Israel Charles ...

New historical marker will honor IC Norcom High School namesake, black Portsmouth educator
October 23rd 2017 2:48PM

A new historical marker will honor I.C Norcom High School's namesake, Israel Charles Norcom, a local black educator in the late 19th and early 20th ...

Gulfstream Named to Georgia Business History Initiative by Georgia Historical Society
October 23rd 2017 6:30AM

... Aerospace Corp. to the Georgia Business History Initiative with the unveiling of a new historical marker at the corporate headquarters in Savannah.

Sevier County Seat of Justice - DeQueen, AR
October 23rd 2017 12:35AM

This historical marker was placed in honor of Arkansas' Centennial in 1936.

Chimayo Historical Marker, Chimayo, New Mexico
October 22nd 2017 10:33PM

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Map, Distance & Directions to Camp Fortunate Historical Marker
October 22nd 2017 1:24AM

Map of Camp Fortunate Historical Marker (historical), MT with distance, driving directions and estimated driving time from neary any location.

Plaque dedicated in Woodstock honors union leader Eugene V. Debs
October 22nd 2017 5:37AM

Illinois State Historical Society Executive Director William Furry said the Debs plaque is probably the most significant historical marker his group will ...

Funding for New Willacy County Courthouse
October 22nd 2017 3:45AM

A historical marker is helping cover the costs of rebuilding. The market was unveiled Saturday. Judge Guerra said the historical commission awarded ...

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October 22nd 2017 1:42AM

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Renewal and Loss
October 21st 2017 3:15PM

Front Directly across Fourth Street from this sign is the Capitol Park complex of high-rise and townhouse residences. (A historical marker located in ...

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October 21st 2017 6:06AM

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Corry's latest historical marker to be unveiled Monday
October 21st 2017 2:01PM

Corry's sixth Pennsylvania state historical marker is set for unveiling Monday and the public is invited to attend.

Thieves steal 200-pound anvil, vandalize historical marker in Shawnee
October 21st 2017 12:12PM

Thieves damaged a Shawnee historical marker and stole an anvil after using a sledgehammer to dislodge it. Shawnee city officials said the theft of the ...

Clifton 1884 Whipple Truss Bridge
October 21st 2017 8:11AM

Ideas for where to take photos at Clifton 1884 Whipple Truss Bridge. Use us to scout for photography locations. ShotHotspot maps millions of ...

Improvements in progress at Enid High observatory
October 21st 2017 10:30AM

"I think the historical marker designation of the EHS observatory raises the level of its significance," he said. "People for decades to come will be able ...

Kevin L. Bishop in Cleveland Ward 2: endorsement editorial
October 21st 2017 9:56AM

Louis Stokes, look at the historical marker dedicated to Carl B. Stokes after its 2015 unveiling at the intersection of East 147th Street and Kinsman ...

Friars Creek Water Fall
October 21st 2017 8:11AM

A guide to photography at Friars Creek Water Fall. Share your photos, and discuss the best spots. ShotHotspot maps millions of photographic ...

It's the great pumpkin Rover!
October 21st 2017 7:52AM

A: Rover called and talked to developer Robb Munger who said the historical marker was taken down so it could be redone as it was in bad condition.

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October 20th 2017 1:21PM

Activity includes you and those you follow. Activity, When. rgoodpaster just joined Historical Marker Project! Say hello to rgoodpaster. about 9 days ago ...

Morning Bits
October 20th 2017 11:48AM

... and inexhaustible penchant for conflict — all of it threatens to make a massacre of the midterm elections, if you go by any historical marker. In the ...

Vandals damage important piece of Shawnee history, leaving community livid
October 21st 2017 2:37AM

“This is the historical marker, denoting where the star blacksmith shop was historically. It was a blacksmith shop we think was built in the late 1850's, ...

Remember When?
October 21st 2017 1:30AM

Wilson's ABC store opened July 2, 1935 and was the first liquor store to open in North Carolina after Prohibition, according to a state historical marker ...

Letters to the editor Saturday
October 21st 2017 12:11AM

He quickly realized the factual error contained in the historical marker's third sentence which reads, “Contrary to popular myth, Sherman's troops ...

Thieves steal 200-pound anvil, vandalize historical marker in Shawnee
October 20th 2017 4:30PM

Thieves damaged a Shawnee historical marker and stole an anvil after using a sledgehammer to dislodge it. Shawnee city officials said the theft of the ...

Cape Cod In July
October 20th 2017 4:24PM

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Big Joe Logsdon
October 20th 2017 10:38AM

Historical Marker #2528 commemorates the life of Joseph “Big Joe” Logsdon, who carved out a lasting legacy on the Kentucky frontier.

Family Services Association of Boyle County
October 20th 2017 10:38AM

Historical Marker #2527 celebrates the 100+ years that the Family Services Assocaition of Boyle County has worked to improve the lives of local ...

Security Forces Creed
October 20th 2017 3:39PM

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Statue of Scottsboro Boys judge James Horton erected in Athens
October 20th 2017 1:02PM

The historical marker beside the statue says, "Horton faced threats on his life and his name became a lightning rod for supremacists who labeled him a ...

Historical marker - Picture of Muir Woods National Monument, Mill Valley
October 20th 2017 4:01AM

Muir Woods National Monument, Mill Valley Picture: Historical marker - Check out TripAdvisor members' 5296 candid photos and videos of Muir ...

Bandera Weather
October 20th 2017 2:48AM

... the digital photography collection, historical research, an update on the Flying L Pilots' Lounge historical marker, and procedures and guidelines for ...

Historical marker placed on Silver Hills trolley line trail in New Albany
October 19th 2017 9:42PM

NEW ALBANY — The Silver Hills Historical Society has installed and unveiled an historical marker on the trolley car line trail historically recogniz.

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October 19th 2017 6:55PM

Activity includes you and those you follow. Activity, When. bearsfan93 just joined Historical Marker Project! Say hello to bearsfan93. about 7 days ago ...

Eugene Debs historic marker dedication set Saturday on Woodstock Square
October 20th 2017 5:03AM

WOODSTOCK – The Illinois State Historical Society and Woodstock organizations will dedicate the Eugene V. Debs historical marker Saturday at the ...

Sharpshooter's Tree
October 19th 2017 4:04PM

A pair of modest plaques on the Walter Reed Army Hospital are all that's left of an infamous tree that almost brought down a presidency. During the ...

Caroline County approves historical marker about Mildred and Richard Loving's historic court case
October 19th 2017 2:48AM

There will be a historical marker dedicated to Mildred and Richard Loving in Caroline County, the home of the couple whose Supreme Court case ...

Bridgewater Historical Marker
October 19th 2017 8:01PM

Bridgewater Historical Marker in Bridgewater, reviews by real people. Yelp is a fun and easy way to find, recommend and talk about what's great and ...

Marker highlights demise of German-language newspapers
October 19th 2017 5:48PM

... Indianapolis-Cologne Sister City Committee and Indianapolis Mayor's Office dedicated the newest state historical marker in downtown Indianapolis.

School board mulls West Hardeeville, Bees Creek, ACE properties
October 19th 2017 5:03PM

“We want to preserve the history there because if it is over 100 years old, we sure want to get a historical marker there and protect the historical value ...

Tampa moves to put freed slave Fortune Taylor's name back on historic bridge
October 19th 2017 4:27PM

The City Council voted Thursday to put Taylor's name on signs posted at the foot of the bridge and seek a historical marker telling her story.

Olympia Cemetery historical marker will be unveiled November 5
October 19th 2017 3:56PM

A cemetery unveiling and comments from Richland County Council representatives Seth Rose and Dahli Meyers were among the items on the ...

Historical marker placed on Silver Hills trolley line trail in New Albany
October 19th 2017 3:33PM

The Silver Hills Historical Society recently installed and unveiled an historical marker on the trolley car line trail historically recognizing the Highland ...

Historical marker depicting legacy of Robert Smalls
October 19th 2017 5:27AM

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Drexel To Hold Ceremony Unveiling Ohio History Connection Historical Marker, 11/7
October 19th 2017 1:41PM

Drexel To Hold Ceremony Unveiling Ohio History Connection Historical Marker, 11/7 Proudly listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the ...

Marking Iowa
October 19th 2017 1:22AM

Thanks to fellow genealogist Joe Burns of Tennessee, I started out at the Historical Marker Database and reviewed the entries for “Iowa, State ...

Silent Republicans have their reasons. They don't have an excuse.
October 19th 2017 9:00AM

... and inexhaustible penchant for conflict — all of it threatens to make a massacre of the midterm elections, if you go by any historical marker.

Caroline County approves historical marker about Mildred and Richard Loving's historic court case
October 19th 2017 6:41AM

There will be a historical marker dedicated to Mildred and Richard Loving in Caroline County, the home of the couple whose Supreme Court case ...

Savannah students design prototype, repair damaged historical marker new
October 19th 2017 4:40AM

Savannah students design prototype, repair damaged historical marker. By Shelbey Roberts Wednesday, October 18th 2017. JingleBells.JPG.

Prufrock: Ancient Acoustics, Why the Medieval Trial by Ordeal Worked, and Bad Classical Music ...
October 18th 2017 2:06PM

George Saunders wins the Man Booker Prize for Lincoln in the Bardo. He is the second American in two years to win the award. “Tour guides may tell ...

New York City's first 'comfort women' statue remembers sex victims
October 19th 2017 5:03AM

The inscription reads, “This monument is an historical marker offered in the memory of the hundreds of thousands of women and girls who were forced ...

First Baptist installs new pastor
October 19th 2017 4:05AM

First Baptist, near the intersection of South Saginaw, South Dort Highway and Hill Road, has a certified Michigan State historical marker. The white ...

Historical association looking to update markers
October 19th 2017 2:15AM

One new historical marker and one replacement marker are goals of the Kemper County Historical Association. “There are two that we are planning on ...

Janitor at Bowman Gray School of Medicine recognized for long-hidden influence in development ...
October 19th 2017 1:18AM

Today, in his childhood home of Greenville, Miss., McCoy will get a historical marker on the Mississippi Blues Trail, joining a roster of some of the most ...

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October 19th 2017 12:53AM

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Home of the 'Bump Stock' Says, Don't Blame Us for Las Vegas
October 19th 2017 12:33AM

The Cottle family has a history in Moran that dates back to the late 1800s. A street is named for them, and a historical marker commemorates Cottle No.

No, CSRs Are Not Insurance 'Bailouts.' No, Trump Did Not End Them.
October 18th 2017 6:04PM

President Donald Trump hands a pen that he used to sign an executive order on health care to Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., in the Roosevelt Room at the ...

Caroline County approves historical marker about Mildred and Richard Loving's historic court case
October 18th 2017 7:52PM

This Jan. 26, 1965 file photo shows Mildred Loving and her husband Richard P Loving. A historical marker will be erected on U.S. 301 in Caroline.

Metro Schools Seeks 16 Pioneers Who Desegregated Nashville Schools
October 18th 2017 6:00PM

... school desegregation based on the facts of the Nashville experience and is planning a series of events and the commissioning of a historical marker ...

'A gruesome dust': Hilton Head cemetery makes national list
October 18th 2017 5:03PM

And in 1973, an historical marker was placed at the site. Questions that remain to be answered include the exact location of the chapel, and the full ...

A time of year to reflect and ask questions
October 18th 2017 3:00PM

Finally, I walked to the historical marker on King Street, and to the small marker on the stone basement wall of what is now the Fulton Theatre.

It's a Sin to Censor 'To Kill a Mockingbird'
October 18th 2017 2:37PM

The local coastline bears an historical marker to remember the events of “Bloody Sunday”—when a white mob attacked black protesters who'd waded ...

Metro Schools searching for 16 students who desegregated Nashville schools in 1957
October 18th 2017 1:52PM

It will explore the creation of a historical marker or bas-relief sculpture featuring an iconic image from Sept. 9, 1957, the first day of integration.

Student Historians Leave Their Mark
October 18th 2017 1:52PM

... with the help of Matarazzo and Kroplick, are also applying for a historical marker to be placed in New Cassel that will commemorate the influence of ...

Former LaPorte university site to get historical marker
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October 18th 2017 12:49PM

Former LaPorte university site to get historical marker
October 18th 2017 10:52AM

That may change next spring, when an official Indiana historical marker is placed near Harrison and Clay streets on the city's east side, where Lincoln ...

Coal mining heritage evident in Mahanoy City
October 18th 2017 8:03AM

JACQUELINE DORMER / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER A state historical marker honors Mahanoy City native Victor Schertzinger, a prodigy violinist who ...

White Clay Creek Presbyterian commemorates location of first church
October 18th 2017 7:41AM

White Clay Creek Presbyterian Church unveils a historical marker at the site of its original building on Old Coach Road in Pike Creek on Tuesday.

NC Highway Historical Marker Honors Colonial Mapmaker
October 17th 2017 8:08PM

N.C. Highway Historical Marker Honors Colonial Mapmaker. One of many surveys by William Churton. Raleigh. Oct 16, 2017. There were few clear ...

Map Maker To Be Recognized
October 17th 2017 8:03PM

The N.C. Highway Historical Marker will be unveiled on the east side of Churton Street just south of downtown Hillsborough before the Eno River ...

Jobs Careers
October 17th 2017 7:51PM

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Zion Baptist Church Unveils Historical Marker Honoring the Late Rev. Leon Sullivan
October 17th 2017 10:29AM

In an effort to commemorate his influence on the world, Zion Baptist Church unveiled a state historical marker honoring the late Rev. Leon Sullivan on ...

Fovant Badges - Fovant, Wiltshire - UK Historical Markers on Waymarking.com
October 17th 2017 11:43AM

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Fort Wayne not mentioned on new state historical marker on German-language newspapers
October 17th 2017 6:36AM

Oct. 16--The Indiana German Heritage Society helped dedicate a state historical marker earlier this month at 41 S. Delaware St. in downtown ...

Dedication for Penny Campbell Historical Marker
October 16th 2017 7:58PM

Celebrate the installation of Tennessee's first historical marker honoring the LGBT movement. We will gather at the corner of McEwen and Rudolph at ...

ANA travel was extended road trip
October 17th 2017 1:41PM

A historical marker on the eastern approach to the city revealed an Army Airfield that had been established nearby in 1942 for training air transport ...

Constable: After 10 years, Buffalo Grove mom believes she'll find her son
October 17th 2017 10:30AM

... discovered Cutler's locked 2007 Toyota Corolla at 3:30 a.m. Monday, Oct. 22, parked in a paved pull-off near a historical marker along Highway 33, ...

Northville's first cemetery gets historical marker
October 16th 2017 2:15PM

A new historical marker was installed this month in Northville's Oakwood Cemetery, the final resting place for 35 veterans from the country's earliest ...

Honoring the 'Lion of Zion'
October 17th 2017 4:18AM

In an effort to commemorate his influence on the world, Zion Baptist Church unveiled a state historical marker honoring the late Rev. Leon Sullivan on ...

Members of Bryan church concerned about pending sale
October 17th 2017 3:33AM

"I am trying to protest because I want that church to be a historical marker,” said Green. According to Pastor Larry Johnson, the building is old and in ...

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October 17th 2017 2:20AM

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Copperas Cove Boys Ranch recognized as state historical site
October 17th 2017 2:15AM

Since then, she has been working on trying to get a historical marker for the Boys Ranch of Copperas Cove, on Boys Ranch Road, which is now ...

Rosenwald
October 16th 2017 11:48AM

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It's 'a very important piece of history' for DFW. What the owner plans to do with it
October 16th 2017 11:48PM

The Armentrout family eventually removed the granite historical marker and ... A newer state historical marker sits along a trail in River Legacy Parks ...

Chipita Rodriguez's unjust hanging haunts Texas
October 16th 2017 10:07PM

A historical marker in San Patricio details her tragic tale. In 1985, state senator Carlos Truan of Corpus Christi asked the Texas Legislature to absolve ...

New Marker Explains More History In Brandenburg
October 16th 2017 8:59PM

A new historical marker was unveiled over the weekend which tells a different perspective of the rich history along the Brandenburg shores of the Ohio ...

Over 100 years of history: Marker placed to recognize Family Services Association's work in ...
October 16th 2017 7:18PM

... on South Third Street Friday afternoon for the unveiling of a historical marker denoting the agency's creation and existence for more than 100 years.

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October 16th 2017 9:36AM

On the corner of 4th Avenue and Commerce Street in Nashville, there's a historical marker that reads: “William Walker; Grey-eyed Man of Destiny; Born ...

9 landmark LGBTQ sites to visit in Philly
October 16th 2017 5:26PM

Philly has been celebrating LGBTQ History Month all October, from the big Out Festival bash to the annual flag-raising of the LGBTQ flag at City Hall.

James Davis Porter
October 16th 2017 1:44PM

Born near here Dec. 17,1828. Member, General Assembly of 1859, later served the Confederacy as Chief of Staff to General B.P. Cheatham. Member ...

Yoga benefit helps homeless with identity
October 16th 2017 2:37AM

“Twenty five plus people are here donating their funds, their time, and their practice to support the homeless in our community,” said Still Waters Yoga ...

Mardi Gras party surrounds unveiling of new marker at Joe Cain's house
October 15th 2017 11:23PM

Joynt removed the purple-and-gold-striped covering from the historical marker, which stands close to the street, to cheers from the crowd. Shortly after ...

Fort Wayne not mentioned on new state historical marker on German-language newspapers
October 16th 2017 3:45PM

The Indiana German Heritage Society helped dedicate a state historical marker earlier this month at 41 S. Delaware St. in downtown Indianapolis to ...

E'town high honors nine alumni
October 16th 2017 7:07AM

A historical marker recognizing Larkin sits in Public Square. Larkin graduated in 1936. Larkin's cousin, Sue Rock, of Hodgenville, attended the ...