The Immaculate Reception

Pittsburgh, PA

Gen. Horatio Gates

York, PA

Old St. Paul's

Baltimore, MD

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Register, Georgia

Register, GA

Side 1: Register, Georgia, a small turpentine community with a largely agricultural heritage, grew into fruition at the turn of the twentieth century. Originally settled in 1855, the town was earlier known as Bengal, then Herschal. The… more »

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Trenton, SC

(Side 1) This Greek Revival House was built for Nathan L. Griffin (1903-1853), lawyer, planter, and member of the S.C. House 1838-39 and S.C. Senate 1846-1853. Griffins son-in-law Milledge L. Bonham ( 1813-1890) lived here with his wife… more »

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Keyes' Switch Engagement

Bolivar, WV

This is the site of the last Civil War engagement in Jefferson County and one of the last fights involving Col. John S. Mosby's Rangers. It also marked the end of the Independent Loudoun Rangers, a small cavalry unit recruited in 1862 from … more »

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