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Civil War and Cuban Veterans Monument

Kewaunee, WI

The Bornemann House

St Peter, MN

Fort Ellsworth

Alexandria, VA

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 »

Marker of the Day
Dennis Memorial

Frederick, MD

This boulder, taken from the bed of the improved Rt. 355 (formerly US Rte. 240) previously stood approximately 50 ft to the south at a point where the old Urbana Road/Georgetown Pike (now Araby Church Road) intersects the relocated improved… more »

Marker of the Moment
West Jersey and Seashore Railroad

North-Wildwood, NJ

The WJSRR's North Wildwood Station, located at this site, was very busy during the growth of the southern part of the Borough in the early 1900s, but the tracks in North Wildwood were abandoned after the Pennsylvania and Reading Railroads m… more »

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Historical Marker Headlines
From the Producers Pod February 23-24, 2019
February 23rd 2019 5:15AM

Learn about his impact on African American history and the push to honor Thomas with a Historical Marker. Mark's stories were edited by ...

1925: Booker T. Washington High School opens
February 23rd 2019 3:33AM

A historical marker was placed at the school's original location between Lee and Smith streets in 2016. School alumni attended the unveiling of the ...

City school board OKs new safety alerts
February 22nd 2019 11:48PM

Vice Chairwoman Andrea Hall-Leonard presented the application for the historical marker in dedication to the late educator Della I. Hayden.

Fire damages mansion, but not owners' determination to rebuild
February 22nd 2019 11:15PM

They'll still see that historical marker on the gate, they will still realize it's a historical house. And while they may not know the background, we will, and ...

Historical Marker to be dedicated Saturday at Chatfield
February 22nd 2019 5:26PM

Navarro County's newest Texas Historical Marker will be dedicated Saturday at 2:30 p.m. at Chatfield. The historic community located 12 miles ...