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historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM2A29_making-charcoal_Thurmont-MD.html
After building a triangular chimney and stuffing it with sticks, the collier stacked logs in concentric circles around the flue. The 12-foot-high stack consisted of 30 to 50 cords—two or three times the logs you see in this replica. The coll…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29SW_discover-thomas-stone-national-historic-site_La-Plata-MD.html
This park is dedicated to Thomas Stone, one of the four Maryland signers of the Declaration of Independence and is a great place to learn more about our nation's history. It's also a great place to learn more about nature or just hang with friends…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29SV_discover-southern-marylands-amazing-stories-of-exploration-hope-and-courage_La-Plata-MD.html
Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail "Passing along the coast, searching every inlet, and bay, fit for harbours and habitations..." Captain Johns Smith, describing his explorations of the Chesapeake region in 1608. …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29SU_ways-to-explore-southern-marylands-scenic-and-historic-routes_La-Plata-MD.html
Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail This unique trail is designed for you to experience by boat. It is America's first waterway national historic trail and includes more than 3,000 miles explored by Captain John Smith. The …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29R2_72-09-41-bungalow-row_Fairmount-Heights-MD.html
In 1920, developer Robinson White built 19 small frame bungalows of identical form and style on Fairview (now 62nd Avenue). This area was the original Fairmount Heights Subdivision. These houses closely resembled the "Rosita" style of bu…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29MR_discover-southern-marylands-amazing-stories-of-exploration-hope-and-courage_La-Plata-MD.html
Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail "Passing along the coast, searching every inlet, and bay, fit for harbours and habitations..." Captain Johns Smith, describing his explorations of the Chesapeake region in 1608. Many peopl…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29MQ_ways-to-explore-southern-marylands-scenic-and-historic-routes_La-Plata-MD.html
Captain John Smith Chesapeake National Historic Trail This unique trail is designed for you to experience by boat. It is America's first waterway national historic trail and includes more than 3,000 miles explored by Captain John Smith. The …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29MP_discover-thomas-stone-national-historic-site_La-Plata-MD.html
More Than History... This park is dedicated to Thomas Stone, one of the four Maryland signers of the Declaration of Independence and is a great place to learn more about our nation's history. It's also a great place to learn more about nature o…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29IJ_richard-potts-revolutionary-war-patriot_Frederick-MD.html
Richard Potts Member of the House of Delegates Born 19 July 1753 in Upper Marlboro, MD Died November 1808 in Frederick, MD Marker placed by Carrollton Manor Chapter, NSDAR Eleanor Murdoch Potts 2nd wife of Richard Potts Revolutionary…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM29IH_72-09-35-cornelius-fonville-house_Capitol-Heights-MD.html
The Fonville House represents the foursquare houses popular in the early twentieth century. It was one of the largest houses during the early development of the Fairmount Heights community. It was built by Cornelius Fonville, who worked as a messe…
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