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War Memorial

New Boston, OH

Mormon Grove

Atchison, KS

Whaling in New London

New London, CT

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
Election Riot of 1874

Midway, AL

Near here is old Spring Hill, the site of one of the polling places for the November 3, 1874 local, state and national elections. Elias M. Keils, scalawag and judge of the Circuit Court of Eufaula, was United States Supervisor at the Spring… more »

Marker of the Moment
Baisden's Bluff Academy

Townsend, GA

Located a short distance East of here, near the River, Baisden`s Bluff Academy was the main educational institution in McIntosh County in the early years of the 19th century. A Boarding School, operating the year round, its roll held the na… more »

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Historical Marker Headlines
Sumter Today: A historical marker is unveiled at Shaw Air Force Base
February 21st 2019 8:26PM

A historical marker was unveiled at Shaw Air Force Base to honor Col. James E. Randall and the 13 other Shaw airmen who filed a lawsuit in the ...

108-year-old bridge in Deer Park to get $471000 in repairs
February 21st 2019 7:52PM

The bridge has a historical marker from the Texas Historical Commission. Over the past decade, city officials estimate that more than $270,000 has ...

Another piece of Outer Banks history being claimed by rising seas. Can it be saved?
February 21st 2019 7:40PM

One of the most historic roads in North Carolina is slowly disappearing into a bay off the Outer Banks, but environmentalists believe they have found a ...

Another piece of Outer Banks history is being reclaimed by the sea. Can it be saved?
February 21st 2019 7:30PM

One of the most historic roads in North Carolina is slowly disappearing into the sea off the Outer Banks, but environmentalists believe they have found ...

Excelsior ISD Historical Marker dedication
February 21st 2019 6:41PM

Excelsior ISD sets Saturday historical marker dedication, student reunion. Thu, 02/21/2019 - 11:50am. This Saturday will be a day of historic ...