Butterfield/Jansen Building

Lincoln, CA

Weatherly Civil War Memorial

Weatherly, PA

Abisado

Towson, MD

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Vaughans Brigade

Chattanooga, TN

Vaughans Brigade Hindmans Division - Hardees Corps. Col. Alfred J. Vaughan, Jr. Nov. 25, 1863. 11th Tennessee - Col. George W. Gordon. 12th and 47th Tennessee - Col. Wm. M. Watkins. 13th and 154th Tennessee - Lieut. Col. R. W. Pitman. 2… more »

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The Old Record Building

Greenville, SC

70 feet south of this point was erected, 1820, the old "Record Building," designed by Robert Mills (1871-1855), famous Charleston architect, designer of the Washington Monument. This building of classic design was county courthouse until 18… more »

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Afton Villa

Saint-Francisville, LA

19th century gardens, site of famed ante-bellum mansion built in 1849 by David Barrow, once wealthiest planter in W. Feliciana; destroyed by fire in 1963. Tomb of Alexander Barrow, U.S. Senator from LA. in 1840's, in family cemetery.… more »

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Mark Woods: In East Arlington, where the hills are older than The Hills
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Twelve years ago, he became the pastor of a congregation that goes back nearly 150 years, worshiping in a church that, the historical marker out front ...

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... bounded by Buddy Holly Avenue, 1st Place, Avenue J, and Cesar E. Chavez Drive, is an historical marker commemorating an immigrant labor camp ...

Editorial: The history we choose to ignore
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There isn't even a historical marker. Part of this is due to how Virginia schools actively taught propaganda for many years. The state's official textbook ...