Ellen "Nelly" VanVactor

Greeneville, TN

New Lisbon

Woodbine, MD

Turner's Drug Store

Belzoni, MS

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Register, Georgia

Register, GA

Side 1: Register, Georgia, a small turpentine community with a largely agricultural heritage, grew into fruition at the turn of the twentieth century. Originally settled in 1855, the town was earlier known as Bengal, then Herschal. The… more »

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Town of Montgomery

Montgomery, TX

Town of Montgomery. . Founded in July, 1837 by W. W. Shepherd Incorporated in 1848 Montgomery County was created December 14, 1837 James Mitchell, Pleasant Gray, William Robinson, Elijah Collard Charles Barnett, Joseph L. Bennet Dr. B. B. … more »

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Harbor Defense 1898-1939

Sullivans-Island, SC

These two rapid-fire batteries are part of the Endicott installations that protected Charleston from the Spanish American War until World War II began. The Endicott System combined heavy coast artillery, minefields, and rapid-fire guns into… more »

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Historical Marker Headlines
Logan County Courthouse to get historical marker
June 19th 2019 4:18AM

Logan County Courthouse to get historical marker ... The sign is a white historical marker similar to those that can be seen throughout the state at ...

Granddaughter seeks answers
June 19th 2019 4:07AM

What happened next is well documented from witness accounts and on a historical marker erected by the state at the site of the lynching. It was early ...

Mother pistol-whipped after '64 'Mississippi Burning' church fire
June 19th 2019 3:22AM

“The unveiling of the memorial and the historical marker being designated as a historical landmark is very important to this community,” Young said.

House of Ambrose Clark
June 18th 2019 10:05PM

Built by Ambrose Clark, an heir to the Singer sewing machine fortune and prominent race horse breeder and owner. (A historical marker located in ...

Camden Leaders Hope New Historical Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Marker Will Spark Important ...
June 18th 2019 9:33PM

CAMDEN, N.J. (CBS) – A new historical marker in Camden will soon be on display. But it's part of history that's ugly and hard to talk about. City leaders ...