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historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29V4_s-s-edmund-fitzgerald_Detroit-MI.html
The S.S. Edmund Fitzgerald known as one of the largest ships on the Great Lakes, passed by this location transporting taconite iron ore to ports in Detroit, Toledo and beyond. November 10, 2015 marked 40 years since this 729-foot steamer succu…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29V3_lynnewood-park-a-war-memorial_Havertown-PA.html
In Honor of the Men and Women of LYNNEWOOD PARK ~ Who Served Their Country In World War II
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29V2_the-country-school_Otisville-MI.html
When you lived in a rural area say before 1950, in most parts of the US, you didn't hop on the school bus and ride miles to your local town school. At first, in the early years your family had horses and a wagon to get around. Then later you had a…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29V1_otisville-high-school_Otisville-MI.html
The brick monument before you, came from the Otisville High School, built in 1920 and opened in 1921. It was located in town at the corner of Grove St. and Center St. (formerly State St. M-15). It originally housed grades kindergarten through 12th…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29V0_battle-of-stone-arabia_Fort-Plain-NY.html
In October 1780 Sir John Johnson led an British raiding force of 875 men up the Schoharie Creek and then west along the Mohawk River, destroying almost every farm in their path. At Stone Arabia, the vanguard of his troops engaged Massachusetts Tro…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29UZ_joffrion-roy-luke-home_Marksville-LA.html
Classic Greek Revival home with heavy Colonial influence built by attorney, J.W."Buddy" Joffrion. Features a tile roof and spacious gardens. Designed by Favrot and Livaudais of New Orleans.Lower plaque:Joffrion HouseHas been placed on theNational …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29UY_the-little-miami-railroad_Loveland-OH.html
The Little Miami Railroad was chartered on March 11, 1836, to build a track from Cincinnati to Xenia. In 1844, its rails were laid through the Butterworth farm. The Little Miami was leased and named the Pennsylvania Railroad Co, in 1869. From …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29UX_tillaboro-raid_Saint-Johnsville-NY.html
Took place within a two mile radius of this marker April 20, 1779. Up this road is site of old Tillaboro Church and Cemetery
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29UW_25th-anniversary_Loveland-OH.html
25th Anniversary Lower Little Miami Scenic River designated into the National Wide and Scenic River System January 1980 to protect and enhance the river's free-flowing character, water quality, & outstanding remarkable values (crane logo) …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29UV_boyhood-home-of-sinclair-lewis_Sauk-Centre-MN.html
Harry Sinclair Lewis (1885-1951) spent his formative years in this home. Lewis was an American novelist, short-story writer, and playwright. In 1930, he became the first writer from the United States to be awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature "fo…
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