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historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM24AE_lockhouse-6_Bethesda-MD.html
From its inception the vision of the C&O Canal has evolved, constantly finding ways to be relevant. Built in 1829, Lockhouse 6 stands a mile upstream from Little Falls, site of the canal's July 4th groundbreaking the previous year. Lockhouse 6 wit…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1L7C_walter-johnson-house_Bethesda-MD.html
This property has been Placed on the National Register of Historic Places By the United States Department of the Interior
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1L7B_walter-johnson_Bethesda-MD.html
A champion on and off the field His Greatness An Enduring Contribution to Baseball.         Games Won ________ 414         Shut Outs __________ 113         Strike Outs ________ 3497         Opening Game Shut Outs 7 Scorele…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1HAQ_cemetery-of-the-bethesda-presbyterian-church_Bethesda-MD.html
The Bethesda Meeting House was erected on this site in 1820. The original sanctuary was destroyed by fire. A second edifice was built in 1850 about 100 yards south of the cemetery. In 1926 the church was moved to its present location at Wilson Lan…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1H6K_the-church-that-named-a-community_Bethesda-MD.html
The Church that Named a Community was built on this site in 1820 and called Bethesda House of Mercy. The entire district came to be called by that name. The community of Bethesda is known the world over as a center of Healing. This marker is erect…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1H64_bear-and-the-steelhead_Bethesda-MD.html
The carvings on this bench depict a story from the Salish people of the northwestern United States and British Columbia, Canada. The story teaches respect for natural cycles, represented by the salmon annual migration upriver from the sea to fresh…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1H5Q_raven-and-the-sun_Bethesda-MD.html
The carvings on this bench depict a story from the Salish people of the northwestern United States and British Columbia, Canada. The story explains how Raven delivered the sun, moon, stars, and fire to humanity. These treasures are necessary for …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1H4Z_a-totem-for-healing_Bethesda-MD.html
The National Library of Medicine's healing totem was created to promote good health, in keeping with the mission of the doctors and scientists who work here at NIH to advance our knowledge of health and medicine. Master carver Jewell James of the …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1H1X_bethesda-meeting-house_Bethesda-MD.html
Bethesda Meeting House Founded 1820 - Rebuilt 1850 Placed by Margaret Whetten Chapter National Society Daughters of American Revolution October 28, 1979
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1FOJ_the-walter-reed-memorial_Bethesda-MD.html
The 1903 Walter Reed Memorial Association's vision for a memorial in honor of Major Walter Reed was finally realized on 21 November 1966 on the ground of the Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington DC. After the center's closure on 15 Septembe…
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