A Romance with Nature: The Falling Garden

Towson, MD

Chester A. Arthur

Fairfield, VT

Pablo Pryor Adobe-Hide House

San Juan Capistrano, CA

Marker of the Week
Junior Officers? Quarters

Rome, NY

In contrast to the European military, where officer commissions were usually bought, in the Continental army it was possible to earn battlefield promotions. In this way even enlisted men could become junior ranking officers (e.g. ensign, l… more »

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Van Camps Store

Metamora, IN

This building was built in the 1850s. Mr. Van Camp housed his drug store here, which had the front blown out by a gasoline explosion in 1851. His Mother and himself perished in this tragedy. The building on either side of this were all par… more »

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Killingly Civil War Monument, a War Memorial

Killingly, CT

Erected A.D. 1878, by the Women's Monument Association and Town of Killingly, in Honor of the Soldiers and Sailors who served in the War of 1861 for the Preservation of the Union.… more »

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Historical Marker Headlines
Historical marker recognizes deadly explosion at the ordnance plant
May 27th 2019 2:15AM

Seventy-four years later nearly 100 people gathered for the dedication ceremony of a historical marker at the site of the explosion at 90th Road and ...

Henderson church receives Kentucky historical marker
May 27th 2019 2:15AM

A Henderson church is now officially recognized as a historical landmark in the state of Kentucky. "We've known internally we're a part of history but ...

'5' Royales finally get their hometown due in Winston-Salem
May 27th 2019 12:45AM

With the public unveiling of a historical marker Sunday afternoon, it's now common knowledge. The house at 1135 N. Rich Ave. was owned by “5” ...

People unveil new historical marker at Cornhusker Ordnance Plant
May 27th 2019 12:33AM

HALL COUNTY, Neb. (KSNB) - People remember the lives of nine Nebraskans who died in an explosion at the Cornhusker Ordnance Plant 74 years ...

Question: Determine the capitalized cost of a permanent roadside historical marker that has a first ...
May 26th 2019 10:39PM

determine the capitalized cost of a permanent roadside historical marker that has a first cost of 90000 and maintenance cost of 3100 once every five ...