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historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2AEV_watts-bell-house_Danville-KY.html
The Watts-Bell House circa 1816-1817, was built by William Watts for leading Danville merchant David Bell. Joshua Fry Bell, grandson of David Bell, grew up in this house. He became a distinguished lawyer and statesman, serving as a member of the K…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2AEU_brick-schoolhouse_Danville-KY.html
This one-story brick building, originally only two rooms, was the first brick schoolhouse in Danville. The schoolhouse, circa 1820, was renovated in 1975.
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2AET_colonel-henry-l-warren_Myrtle-Beach-SC.html
Major General Henry L. Warren was born in 1922 in Fayette, MO, where he attended Central College. He graduated from the US Military Academy at West Point, NY, in 1945 with a BS in military engineering. He received a master's degree in internationa…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2AES_lewistons-chinese-community_Lewiston-ID.html
The discovery of gold in 1860 and the founding of Lewiston in 1861 attracted many Chinese to the area. By 1870 approximately 1500 Chinese lived here. They worked as merchants, laborers, laundrymen and vegetable farmers. Exhausted gold fields, re…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2AEQ_tsceminicum_Lewiston-ID.html
When the Nez Perce named this site, they viewed a desolate yet beautiful landscape. Near a large island at the confluence, crystal waters from the Clearwater joined the murky flow of the Snake.  Scattered willows grew along the broad river ban…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2AEP_catherine-r-hoyt_Penfield-PA.html
She tended the troops in Lanesboro, Mass. during the war. After the war, she married Revolutionary War soldier Seth Hoyt and some years later they moved to New Haven, Vermont. After her husband's death, she came to Huston Township where her childr…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2AEO_brigadier-general-robert-g-jenkins_Myrtle-Beach-SC.html
General Jenkins served at Myrtle Beach Air Force Base as Vice Commander and then Commander of the 354th Tactical Fighter Wing from August 1987 to March 1990. He accumulated more than 3,100 flying hours in tactical fighter aircraft, …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2AEN_lieutenant-general-joseph-j-redden_Myrtle-Beach-SC.html
Joseph J. Redden was born February 16, 1943, in Council Bluffs, Iowa. General Redden was first assigned to Myrtle Beach Air Force Base in March 1974 where he served as Operations Officer of the 356th Tactical Fighter Squadron. He lef…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2AEM_gregorio-cortez_Karnes-City-TX.html
On June 12, 1901, Sheriff W.T. "Brack" Morris and deputy arrived at the Thulemeyer Ranch to question Gregorio Cortez (1875-1916) about a reported horse theft in Atascosa County. A shootout ensued, leaving Sheriff Morris dead. Cortez fled the …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2AEL_general-michael-p-c-carns_Myrtle-Beach-SC.html
General Carns served at the Myrtle Beach Air Force Base as Commander of the 354th Tactical Fighter Wing from March 1979 to October 1980. During this period, he developed and implemented a unique combat readiness training program centered on deploy…
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