Saters Church

Lutherville Timonium, MD

Sub-Continental Divide

Menomonee Falls, WI

Site of the First Osage Agency Building

Pawhuska, OK

Marker of the Week
Walloon Settlers

New-York, NY

Presented to the City of New York by the Conseil Provincial Du Hainaut in memory of the Walloon settlers who came over to American in the Nieu Nederland under the inspiration of Jesse de Forest of Avesnes then county of Hainaut, one of the… more »

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Swamp Angel

Charleston, SC

In 1863 Union forces built a battery about two miles away in the marsh on lower Morris Island (in front of you). They mounted an eight-inch Parrott rifle called the Swamp Angel. This huge gun fired 150-pound shells and was aimed at the city… more »

Marker of the Moment
The Prison Hospital

Andersonville, GA

This empty field was the site of Andersonville's third and last hospital. There were two previous hospitals within nine months. It did not take prisoners ling to realize that few patients returned. Knowing that medicines were in short su… more »

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Historical Marker Headlines
Dallas has just one choice on Confederate monument: Remove it or face shame
March 21st 2018 8:15PM

"This is not a historical marker," said council member Philip Kingston. "The inscriptions make it quite clear that this is a monument to white supremacy." Council member Casey Thomas put it this way: Imagine if the monuments we're debating were tributes to Nazis or Nazism. "There would be an outcry if ...

Watch: The Trailer For Fred Rogers Doc Won't You Be My Neighbor? Will Bring Back Wonderful ...
March 21st 2018 5:03PM

In June 2016, the Fred Rogers Historical Marker was placed near Latrobe, Pennsylvania, named and dedicated in his memory. Rogers' optimism and generosity of spirit live on and continue to inspire millions to this day; it's about time his life story made it to theaters. It's all in good hands, too; Neville's ...

The most unusual grave in Upstate NY has tiny window to honor boy's final wish
March 21st 2018 3:00PM

"He wrote a wonderful book about the grave and the cemetery and sold several hundred copies to raise money for the stone work, plantings and a historical marker, which now tells the story of this little boy. It was a labor of love for both of us. The site is now beautiful with the stones cleaned and heritage ...

Historical Marker Approved For Carver Founder
March 21st 2018 2:15PM

On March 15, 2018, the Savannah City Council unanimously approved a motion by Alderman Bill Durrence, seconded by Alderman Van Johnson, to place a historical marker honoring Carver State Bank founder and first President, Louis B. Toomer, in Chatham Square. During the Council meeting, Fifth ...

Historical Commission hears about Weimar library
March 21st 2018 1:52PM

NEW BIELAU—The Colorado County Historical Commission learned that the Texas Historical Commission had approved a historical marker application for legendary Texas Ranger Zeno Smith and heard a talk on the history of the Weimar library during their monthly meeting last Thursday at Trinity ...