The Blizzard of 1888

Lewes, DE

East Haven

East Haven, CT

Gettysburg Campaign

Westminster, MD

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General Santos Degollado

Morelia, Michoacán

. . Gral. Santos Degollado . Gobernador de Michoacan: 1857 - 1858 . Se levanto en armas en contra de la dictadura santannista. Diputado al Congreso Constituyente: 1856-1857 Murio combatiendo por la Constitucion y las Leyes de Reforma . . … more »

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Peter Harrington

Greensboro, MD

Son of Nathan Harrington and grandson of Peter Rich, early landowners here. He served in 1778 as 2nd Lieutenant, 28th Battalion of Militia, Caroline County. In 1783, he successfully laid out town on tract called Ingrams Desire (efforts to … more »

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Monument to Scottish Immigrants Historical

Philadelphia, PA

This Monument to Scottish Immigrants seeks to provide a broad perspective on the rise and the movement of the Scots over many continents and centuries. On either side of this Monument you will find Standing Stones which will assist you in u… more »

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Historical Marker Headlines
Owosso native who discovered DNA carries genetic code to be recognized with historical marker
May 20th 2019 11:26AM

OWOSSO — The birthplace of an Owosso native who made what has been lauded as one of the greatest discoveries of the modern age, for which he ...

Famed poet Helen Steiner Raice remembered in Lorain on her birthday
May 20th 2019 10:40AM

Mary Hilaire Tavenner speaks at the Helen Steiner Rice Memorial Service at Elmwood Cemetery in Lorain May 19.Helen Steiner Rice, often referred ...

Trustees recognize OCSD5's top students
May 20th 2019 1:52AM

... and the State Department of Archives and History to indicate permission for a historical marker to be erected on the grounds of Clark Middle School.

Overtown, first Sarasota black community, has its place in history
May 20th 2019 1:30AM

A Sarasota historical marker that designated the first black community in Sarasota was rededicated on Sunday in the Rosemary District. SARASOTA ...

Indepdendence Historical Society to dedicate historical marker
May 19th 2019 11:28PM

Indepdendence Historical Society to dedicate historical marker. INDEPENDENCE HISTORICAL SOCIETY. DEDICATION OF HISTORICAL MARKER.