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historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2CIP_dr-jesse-bennett_Point-Pleasant-WV.html
Dr. Jesse Bennett. Grave and home (½ mile west) of Dr. Jesse Bennett, whose Caesarean operation on his wife, 1794, was the first in America. Bennett, colonel of Virginia Militia, 1804-1814, refused to aid Blennerhassett and Burr in their ambi…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2CIO_civilian-conservation-corps_Princeton-ME.html
Civilian Conservation Corps. This plaque was dedicated by Chapter 111 Alumni by former members members of the Civilian Conservation Corps in memory of Franklin Delano Roosevelt and members, who served at C.C.C. camps in Maine and throughout …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2CIN_building-a-community-tout-a-batir_Calais-ME.html
«...tous se mirêt à deffricher l'isle, aller au bois, charpenter, porter de la terre & autres choses necessaires pour les batimens.» Samuel Champlain, Journal, 1604 Les projets de colonisation de Pierre Dugua sont ambitieux. Sur l'île, les p…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2CIK_exploring-the-coast-exploration-de-la-cote_Calais-ME.html
«...ie partis de S. Croix le 2. de Septembre avec ...douze matelots, & deux sauvages pour nous servir de guides aux lieux de leur congoissance.» . Samuel Champlain, Journal, 1604 À la fin de l'été, Pierre Dugua envoie une &eacut…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2CII_priscilla-calkins-prior-house_Milford-Charter-Township-MI.html
Priscilla Calkins Prior House. . Side 1 . Frederic and Priscilla Prior and four of their seven children were among Milford Township's earliest settlers. Originally from Massachusetts, the Priors came to Michigan in 1835 and settled near Sears L…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2CIG_patowmack-canal_McLean-VA.html
Patowmack Canal. George Washington had a marvelous idea—turn the Potomac River into a navigable waterway linking the East Coast with the Ohio River Valley. To do so, the Patowmack Company, which he helped form, dredged portions of the riverb…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2CIF_old-georgetown-pike-ancient-indian-trail_McLean-VA.html
Old Georgetown Pike Ancient Indian Trail. Old Georgetown Pike Ancient Indian Trail Reputedly traveled by Captain John Smith var plainText = document.getElementById('inscription1').innerText; document.getElementB…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2CI6_pioneer-homesite_Bogue-Chitto-MS.html
Pioneer Homesite. Robert "Bob" Price Born 1777 S.C Died 13 Jan 1862Mary Moak Price Born ca 1784 S.C Died aft. 1850 Robert Price 1815 Land Patent 8243 Pike Co., MS Children: Only Two Known Sons James Price 1806 SC - 1883 MS Married 1827 Mary Bloun…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2CI5_rowe-house_Highland-Charter-Township-MI.html
Rowe House. . Squire and Dolly Rowe, who settled here in 1835, built this elegant, cut fieldstone house in 1855. The solid cobblestone, beaded mortar joint construction is highlighted by the pleasing and sophisticated use of delicate scrollwork …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2CI3_camp-claiborne_Forest-Hill-LA.html
Camp Claiborne. . At this site on May 7 1942 Sergeant Alvin C York the most decorated Soldier of WWI addressed the 82nd Infantry Division under the command of General Omar Bradley. The division would later become the 82nd Airborne Division and fu…
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