Ricketts Circus

Philadelphia, PA

Early History of Kewaunee

Kewaunee, WI

Exercising Freedom: Overcoming Racial and Religious Boundaries

Baltimore, MD

Marker of the Week
Francis Turbine

Richmond, VA

This Francis Type Turbine was used on the Tredegar site in the early twentieth century and is very similar to one of the five turbines located near the building to your left. It was built by the S. Morgan Smith Company of York, Pennsylvania… more »

Marker of the Day
Flamingo Park Historic District Historical

West-Palm-Beach, FL

There are 501 contributing structures within the Flamingo Park subdivision, which was officially platted on May 17, 1921, with more than 76 building permits issued in 1923. Built on the highest of all coastal ridges between downtown West Pa… more »

Marker of the Moment
Stony Batter ? ? ? Birthplace of a President

Mercersburg, PA

Imagine stepping back in time to April 23, 1791. Packhorses and wagons were pulling into a bustling trading post owned by Scotch-Irish immigrant James Buchanan. There was probably a spring chill to the air. Perhaps the sun shone brightly ov… more »

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Historical Marker Headlines
Hayhurst Project in the works in Bridgeport
February 16th 2019 6:30PM

The council passed a motion to reimburse the Bridgeport Historical Society $650 for a historical marker at 1407 Carpenter Street. The council ...

Bishop College historical marker dedication is Sunday
February 16th 2019 10:43AM

Marshall News Messenger: Special to the News Messenger...

Bishop College historical marker dedication is Sunday
February 16th 2019 10:18AM

“The Official Texas Historical Marker program helps bring attention to community treasures and the importance of their preservation,” said Mark Wolfe, ...

Kentucky Supreme Court rules on Fulton murder
February 16th 2019 6:45AM

About 18 months after it was taken down, a historical marker that notes Bowling Green was the former state capital of the Confederacy has been ...

From the Producers Pod: February 16-17, 2019
February 16th 2019 6:45AM

... also have the story of William Thomas. Learn about his impact on African American history and the push to honor Thomas with a Historical Marker.