Rock Island Depot

Abilene, KS

Post Office Oak

Council Grove, KS

Expanding the American Intellect: Icons and Iconoclasts

Baltimore, MD

Marker of the Week
Bullard Company #2

Scranton, PA

This oil-burning steam engine was designed to be operated by a single engineer-fireman and was among the smallest standard-gauge locomotives ever built. Locomotive #2 operated up and down the railroad sidings and loading tracks outside t… more »

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Filed Quarter Trail

Nashville, TN

This path leads to the Field Quarter, an area that was once home to at least eighty enslaved African-Americans. A series of illustrated signs near expose building foundations at the site help you to "see" what life was like for this part of… more »

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Concord's Architectural Heritage

Concord, NH

These architectural artifacts from historic Concord buildings—pilaster capitals, gargoyles, cornices and other decorative stonework—are displayed here... In celebration of Concord's Architectural Heritage whose richness a… more »

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Historical Marker Headlines
Smothers was pioneer in Henderson County education system
February 19th 2019 11:26PM

A historical marker stands in Caney City — a reminder of a school where generations of black students learned skills they could use to support their ...

Bob Marley's former home base in London to get commemorative plaque
February 19th 2019 11:03PM

... public place to commemorate a link between that location and a famous person, event, or former building on the site, serving as a historical marker.

Proposed Civil War memorial featuring bust of John Wilkes Booth sparks debate in small Maryland ...
February 19th 2019 9:12PM

... continued, citing the 13,000 monuments, statues and markers memorializing the Civil War nationwide, according to the Historical Marker Database.

Historic black Rosenwald School museum seeks to raise profile in Paulding
February 19th 2019 9:00PM

Hiram Rosenwald School Museum has planned events throughout this month and year in its efforts to teach about the history of Paulding's ...

A trip down Philadelphia's Historical Marker Tour
February 19th 2019 7:51PM

Via WPVI ABC Philadelphia: Ducis Rodgers shows us, you can learn a lot about the past just by taking a walk....