Center Ridge School

Taylorsville, MS

Early British Cannon

Whitehall, NY

Biloxi Lighthouse

Biloxi, MS

Marker of the Week
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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Vallandighams Speech, 1863

Mt-Vernon, OH

Side A: On May 1, 1863, Peace Democratic Party leader Clement L. Vallandigham spoke to 10,000 people from this spot. Vallandighams party, known by their opponents as "Copperheads," opposed the Civil War as an encroachment on both individu… more »

Marker of the Moment
Ground Your Firelocks!

Yorktown, VA

Under the British Flag (Left of Marker):The garrison marched out between the two lines of American troops reluctantly enough, and laid down their arms. A corporal next to me shed tears, and embracing his flintlock, threw it down, saying, &q… more »

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Historical Marker Headlines
Historians preserve history of North Carolina communities' battle against polio
May 24th 2019 8:37PM

Now, all these years later, Parsons' team at UNCG is helping lock that history in with exhibit work and an historical marker that will be dedicated on ...

Back in the Day 5K (Race for the Shady Spring Historical Marker)
May 24th 2019 7:23PM

Back in the Day 5K (Race for the Shady Spring Historical Marker) Entry List. Click on the team name for any individual to see a complete list of team ...

ROUNDUP: Plenty to do this sunny and hot weekend to kick off the summer season
May 24th 2019 7:18PM

PHOTO: A historical marker has been placed to honor Samuel Claybrook Locke, and family and friends will attend a dedication to the Federal Reserve ...

High school students sponsoring 5K
May 24th 2019 7:18PM

The event, set for Saturday, June 1 at 9 a.m. at the high school, will help fund the recently installed Shady Spring state historical marker. The release ...

Confederate flag flies at Birch Street community gardens
May 24th 2019 6:00PM

It is simultaneously viewed as a modern symbol of hate and racism, and a historical marker to the Civil War often flown to show southern pride.