Sharon Clock Tower

Sharon, CT

Lloyd Tilghman

Edwards, MS

Granger Subsistence Homestead Project

Granger, IA

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The "sleeping giant" view of Mount Katahdin

Weston, ME

The "sleeping giant" view of Mount Katahdin. For many Wabanaki people, Mount Ktaadn (Ktotonuk) is a profoundly spiritual place. From around the campfire, you might hear tales of Pamola and Glooskap. Some folks imagine that Katahdins rid… more »

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Explosive Massive Floodscapes!

LaCrosse, WA

Raging Ice Age floodwaters carved spectacular features throughout eastern Washington, creating unique landscapes. Follow the path of the floods and discover more about this amazing story. Path of Least Resistance As floodwaters rushed… more »

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Onondaga Village

West-Seneca, NY

The Onondaga Village of Chief Big Sky once stood at the top of this slope. According to the report of Col. Thomas Proctor, it consisted of twenty-eight cabins in good repair, in 1791.… more »

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Historical Marker Headlines
Lakeland hears case for naming Lake Wire's Freedom Park after Buffalo Soldiers
July 15th 2019 10:39PM

There's a historical marker dedicated to the Buffalo Soldiers on the north end of the lake, but Wilder believes the name of the large, waterfront park on ...

Time to re-invent transportation
July 15th 2019 6:56PM

At one of our stops, I saw a historical marker that pointed out that in 1847 the Donner Party had traversed the same trail we were driving.

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Scanner Reports 7-15-19
July 15th 2019 3:22PM

... 594pc Vandalism 2000 Block of Chino transient destroying an historical marker; Check the Welfare of a female behind the bathrooms at Dwight ...

Historical marker will be dedicated to Fauquier County's Rosenwald Schools
July 15th 2019 12:00PM

The process of creating Warrenton's newest historical marker began in April of 2018. White said that she was contacted by Jerry Klinger, president of ...