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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 »

Marker of the Day
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 »

Marker of the Moment
Linale House

London, England

Metropolitan Borough of Shoreditch Linale House The First Block of Flats to be Erected On The Wenlock Barn Estate Was Opened By His Worship The Mayor Of Shoreditch (Alderman R.G. Linale J.P.) On the 10th September 1949 Chairman of … more »

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Historical Marker Headlines
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.

Samuel G. French
May 19th 2019 10:04PM

Major General Confederate States Army Commanding Brigade Johnston's Army ______ Cadet USA Military Academy 1839 2nd Lieutenant 3rd Art. (A ...

World's first nuclear-powered merchant ship NS Savannah to be decommissioned
May 19th 2019 9:56PM

... in collaboration with the Ships of the Sea Museum and the Savannah Ocean Exchange, unveil a new historical marker commemorating the event.