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www.historicalmarkerproject.com/markers/HM17_the-capay-langville-school_Capay-CA.html
Point of Historic Interest Capay, California The Capay-Langville School 1874 - 1980 For nearly a century the Capay School bell summoned children to one of California's longest existing schools located and functioning on the same site. Uniquely the school'…
www.historicalmarkerproject.com/markers/HM21_in-memory-of-our-shipmates_Whitethorn-CA.html
In memory of our shipmates and friends. On July 12, 1994, Coast Guard Helicopter 6541 responded to a mayday from a sailing vessel in distress south of Shelter Cove, CA. While searching for the vessel in heavy fog, the helicopter crashed into the cliff ¼…
www.historicalmarkerproject.com/markers/HM2Z_lewis-randolph-ball_Fredericksburg-VA.html
Dedicated to the memory of a man who for sixty years worked in Burgess Barber Shop and downtown Fredericksburg. During those years he warmed the hearts of this community with his friendship, ever present smile, and sense of humor. His contributions to our q…
www.historicalmarkerproject.com/markers/HM3S_stage-drivers-plaque_Shasta-CA.html
In Loving Memory to These Pioneers Who "Held the Ribbons" but Have Turned the Bend in this Road One of the best known and beloved men in California Williamson Lyncoya Smith · Aug 6. 1830. Born on a plantation on the James River, Bedford Co. V…
www.historicalmarkerproject.com/markers/HM75_they-died-to-make-the-desert-bloom_Boulder-City-AZ.html
The United States of America will continue to remember that many who toiled here found their final rest while engaged in the building of this dam. The United States of America will continue to remember the services of all who labored to clothe with subst…
www.historicalmarkerproject.com/markers/HM77_dr-elwood-mead_Boulder-City-AZ.html
Commissioner, Bureau of Reclamation, Department of the Interior, 1924-1936 whose life-time work culminated in construction of the Boulder Canyon project creating Lake Mead, named in his honor.
www.historicalmarkerproject.com/markers/HM8D_graceland_Memphis-TN.html
Graceland has been placed on the National Register of Historical Places by the United States Department of the Interior. Built 1939.
www.historicalmarkerproject.com/markers/HM9I_the-old-sugar-house_Salt-Lake-City-UT.html
Home of one of the earliest efforts toward the creation of local industry in Utah. At these crossroads, in 1853-55, a structure was erected which stood for many years as a symbol of pioneer enterprises and courage. Its site was approximately two hundred fee…
www.historicalmarkerproject.com/markers/HM9M_escalante-trail_Cedar-City-UT.html
Father Silvestre Velez de Escalante with Father Dominguez and eight others, first white men to enter the Great Basin, left Santa Fe July 29, 1776 in attempt to reach Monterey. Abandoning attempt, party passed through Cedar Valley October 12 on return to San…
www.historicalmarkerproject.com/markers/HMB5_william-z-hegy_Trinidad-CA.html
A native of Plunkett, Saskatchewan, Canada. Graduated from Stanford University with a degree in Civil Engineering, began work with the Division of Highways in 1936. He worked in many positions and locations throughout his career, becoming State Maintenance …
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