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By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 14, 2017
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Austria, Wien (Innenstadt), Vienna — Charles de L'Ecluse (Clusius)
Hier wohnte von 1573 bis 1588 Charles de L'Ecluse, genannt Clusius aus Arras, der berühmteste Botaniker seiner Zeit. Errichtet 1865 von der k.k. zool. bot. Gesellschaft in Wien
Map (db m105667) HM
Austria, Wien (Innenstadt), Vienna — Egon Cäsar Conte Corti
Der Historiker und Schriftsteller Egon Cäsar Conte Corti wohnte im diesem Haus von 1933 bis 1953. Gewidmet von Schutzverband der österreichischen Schriftsteller im Verbund der geistig schaffenden . . . — Map (db m105470) HM
Austria, Wien (Innenstadt), Vienna — Kurt Gödel
Der grosse Mathematiker und Logiker Kurt Gödel 1906 - 1978 hatte hier seinen letzen Wohnsitz vom 9.11.1939 bid zum 10.1.1940 bevor er Wien für immer verliess [English . . . — Map (db m105294) HM
Austria, Wien (Innenstadt), Vienna — Mark Twain
In diesem Gebäude wohnte von Oktober 1898 bis Mai 1899 der grosse amerikanische Schriftsteller Samuel Longhorne Clemens (1835-1910) bekannt als Mark Twain [English translation:] In . . . — Map (db m105488) HM
Austria, Wien (Innenstadt), Vienna — O5
O5 war das Geheimsymbol des Oesterr. Widerstands gegen das nationalsozialistische Schreckensregime 1938-1945 Diese Mahntafel wurde zum andenken an die ermordeten Widerstandskaempfer der oest. Widerstandsbewegung Unter Praes. . . . — Map (db m105417) WM
Austria, Wien (Innenstadt), Vienna — Pope Innocent XII (Antonio Pignatelli)
An dieser Stelle befand sich von 1630 bis 1913 die apostolische Nuntiatur. Hier wirkte von 1668 bis 1671 Antonio Pignatelli, der spätere Papst Innozenz XII. (1691-1700). Zur Erinnerung an seinen Todestag vor 300 . . . — Map (db m105701) HM
Austria, Wien (Innenstadt), Vienna — Roman Ruins
Im Jahre 1901 wurde beim Bau des Hauses an dieser Stelle ein Stück der Umfassungsmauer des römischen Lagers ausgegraben [English translation:] In 1901 during the construction of the house at this . . . — Map (db m105329) HM
Ontario (Algoma District), Bruce Mines — The Bruce Mines
The original claim to the Bruce Mine location was filed in September, 1846 by James Cuthbertson. It was acquired the following year by the Montreal Mining Company, and production commenced in 1847-48 at what became the first commercially successful . . . — Map (db m105635) HM
Ontario (Algoma District), Desbarats — "Ripple Rock"
The ripple marks on the adjacent rock face were made some two billion years ago by waves in a shallow body of water. Buried by later deposition of silt and then subjected to great pressure, the rippled sand became sandstone. The formation was . . . — Map (db m105638) HM
Ontario (Algoma District), Sault Ste. Marie — Col. John Prince1796-1870
Here, on a portion of his former estate, is buried Col. Prince who emigrated from England in 1833 and settled at Sandwich, Upper Canada. As commanding officer of the Essex Militia, he stirred up a violent controversy by ordering the summary . . . — Map (db m105739) HM
Ontario (Algoma District), Sault Ste. Marie — Shingwauk Hall
Shingwauk Hall was erected in 1935 to house a residential training school established in 1873 by the Reverend Edward F. Wilson. Under this Anglican missionary's tutelage the institution, named after the well-known Ojibway Chief Augustin Shingwauk . . . — Map (db m105738) HM
Ontario (Nipissing District), Calvin — Louise de Kiriline Lawrence1894-1992
Louise Flach was born in Sweden and grew up on the scenic Baltic coast where she developed an interest in nature. Flach became a Red Cross nurse, serving during the First World War in Denmark, and then with her first husband Greb de Kiriline who . . . — Map (db m105640) HM
Ontario (Nipissing District), Mattawa — Canoe Route to the West
Here, when the canoe was the principal means of travel, explorers, voyageurs, missionaries and others bound for the West, left the Ottawa River and followed the Mattawa River to Lake Nipissing, the French River and the upper Great Lakes. For over . . . — Map (db m105630) HM
Ontario (Nipissing District), Mattawa — French-Canadian Settlement and the CPR in the Mattawa area
Francophone settlement rapidly increased in the Mattawa area with the arrival of the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) in 1881. During construction of the rail line, the local economy benefitted from the presence of thousands of French-Canadian . . . — Map (db m105625) HM
Ontario (Nipissing District), Mattawa — Mattawa House 1837
Trading in furs at this junction of historic canoe routes probably began during the French regime. At intervals during the 1820's and 1830's Chief Trader John Siveright, commanding the Hudson's Bay Company's post at Fort Coulonge, sent men to trade . . . — Map (db m105629) HM
Ontario (Nipissing District), Mattawa — The Mattawa Route
When west-bound voyageurs left the Ottawa here at Mattawa, "the forks," they faced 11 portages in the next 40 miles. The Mattawa, or Petite-Rivière, was a key link in the historic canoe route between Montréal and the upper Great Lakes and . . . — Map (db m105631) HM
Ontario (Renfrew County), Cobden — Champlain's Astrolabe
Nearby was found in 1867 by Edward George Lee an Astrolabe bearing the date 1603. This instrument, used for determining latitude, is believed to have been lost by Champlain about 7th June, 1613, on his exploratory expedition up the Ottawa River. — Map (db m105537) HM
Ontario (Renfrew County), Cobden — Champlain's Journey of 1613
The Father of New France, Samuel de Champlain, made the first of two voyages into what is now Ontario in 1613. He travelled up the Ottawa River seeking the northern sea (Hudson Bay) which one of his five companions, Nicolas de Vignau, claimed to . . . — Map (db m105539) HM
Ontario (Renfrew County), Deux-Rivières — Rapids of the Upper Ottawa
For over two centuries the Ottawa River was part of the main canoe route to the West. Some of the river's most spectacular and dangerous rapids were located immediately downriver from here: the Rapide de la Veillée, the Trou and the Rapide des Deux . . . — Map (db m105622) HM
Ontario (Renfrew County), Laurentian Hills — Nuclear Power Demonstration Reactor
On June 4, 1962 the Nuclear Power Demonstration (NPD) Reactor 3 km east of Rolphton supplied the Ontario power grid with the first nuclear-generated electricity in Canada. A joint project of Atomic Energy of Canada Limited, Ontario Hydro and . . . — Map (db m105620) HM
Ontario (Renfrew County), Laurentian Hills — Steamboating on the Upper Ottawa
The first steamboat on the Upper Ottawa River was the 25 horse-power "Lady Colborne" built in 1833 for service between Aylmer and Chats Falls. Gradually other sections of the river where opened to steam navigation and in 1854 the "Pontiac" was . . . — Map (db m105618) HM
Ontario (Renfrew County), Pembroke — Jeanne Lajoie1899-1930
Jeanne Lajoie, a dedicated teacher and advocate for the establishment of French schools in Ontario, was born in Lefaivre, near Hawkesbury, in 1899. In 1923, Lajoie helped a group of Francophone parents to establish the first independent French . . . — Map (db m105544) HM
Ontario (Renfrew County), Pembroke — The Founder of Pembroke
Peter White, born in Edinburgh, was a merchant seaman when he was pressed into the Royal Navy in 1813 and sent to Canada. Following service on the Great Lakes under Commodore Sir James Yeo, he left the Navy and entered the lumber trade in the . . . — Map (db m105542) HM
Ontario (Renfrew County), Pembroke — The Pembroke and Mattawan Road
Constructed primarily as a supply route to the lumber camps in the Upper Ottawa Valley, this Colonization Road was begun in 1853 and opened the following year as a winter road from Pembroke to the mouth of the Mattawa River. The relocating of a . . . — Map (db m105547) HM
Ontario (Renfrew County), Petawawa — First Military Test Flights
The first military demonstration of aircraft flight in Canada was given at Petawawa Camp in August 1909, by J.A.D. McCurdy and F.W. Baldwin, with the assistance of the Royal Canadian Engineers. On the morning of 2 August, they made three successful . . . — Map (db m105616) HM
Germany, Baden-Württemberg (Ostalbkreis), Schwäbisch Gmünd — Glockenturm / Belltower
Die Erbauungszeit des erst 1578/79 urkundlich als „Glockhauß" erwähnten Gebäudes fällt wohl in die Jahre 1227/28. Zwei Deckenbalken im Erdgeschoss datieren schon auf 1143 bzw. 1154. Der 35,5 Meter hohe Turm mit seinem Pyramidendach ist . . . — Map (db m105462) HM
Germany, Bavaria, Würzburg — Former Synagogue
Hier stand die 1837 erbaute und am 9.11.1938 durch die damaligen Machthaber zerstörte Synagoge der israelitischen Kultusgemeinde Würzburg [English translation:] Here stood the . . . — Map (db m105758) HM
Guatemala, Chimaltenango (Municipality of Tecpán Guatemala), Tecpán Guatemala — The Founding of Tecpán Guatemala
La Asamblea Legislativa de la Republica Mandó colocar esta placa en el Salón de Honor del Ayuntamiento de Tecpan Guatemala, en conmemoración del día 25 de Julio de 1924 en que esta Villa fue elevada a la categoría de Ciudad y del IV Centenario del . . . — Map (db m105324) HM
Guatemala, Guatemala (Municipality of Guatemala), Guatemala City — Memorial to the Victims of Guatemala's Armed ConflictMemorial a las Víctimas del Conflicto Armado de Guatemala
Es nuestro deseo erigir este símbolo para dignificar los centenares de mujeres, niños, y hombres que sufrieron los estragos y el horror de la violencia política durante treinta y seis años desde 1960 a 1996. Los nombres aquí grabados representan . . . — Map (db m105317) WM
Guatemala, Guatemala (Municipality of Guatemala), Guatemala City — The Aycinena Arcade
Pasaje Aycinena Tipo: Arquitectura Civil Construcción: 1891-1894 Estilo: Neoclásico Se encuentra en el espacio que ocupaba la huerta del “Marquesado de Aycinena". Fue construido por Luis Monzón, en 1892. El maestro Monzón diseñó . . . — Map (db m105312) HM
Iceland, Capital Region Höfuðborgarsvæði, Reykjavik — AdlonReykjavik Bókmenntaborg UNESCO City of Literature
Hér, á milli Aðalstrætis 6 og 8, stóð barinn Adlon um miðja 20. öldina, eða Langibar eins og hann var kallaður í daglegu tali. Staðurinn var vinsæll meðal ungs fólks og gekk af þeim sökum einnig undir nafninu „Ungverjaland" en enn eitt . . . — Map (db m105442) HM
Iceland, Capital Region Höfuðborgarsvæði, Reykjavik — Bankastraeti 10
The first building at Bankastraeti 10 was a mill built for the merchant P.C. Knudtzon, named "Hollenska Myllan"(The Dutch Mill). The Dutch Mill was not efficient enough and was therefore torn down 1902. A new house was built at the same location . . . — Map (db m105325) HM
Iceland, Capital Region Höfuðborgarsvæði, Reykjavik — Einar BenediktssonReykjavik Bókmenntaborg UNESCO City of Literature
Einar Benediktsson (1864-1940) skald og athafnamaður bjó í Höfða á árunum 1914 til 1917. Hann var heimsborgari og hugsjónamaður, ferðaðist víða um lönd og lagði fram margar nýstárlegar og stórbrotnar hugmyndir að þjóðfélagsumbótum, sem . . . — Map (db m105364) HM
Iceland, Capital Region Höfuðborgarsvæði, Reykjavik — Einar Benediktsson
Skáldið Einar Benediktsson lét reisa þetta hús anno 1896 [English translation:] The poet Einar Benediktsson built this house in 1896. — Map (db m105383) HM
Iceland, Capital Region Höfuðborgarsvæði, Reykjavik — HressingarskálinnReykjavik Bókmenntaborg UNESCO City of Literature
Hér í Austurstræti 20, í einni elstu byggingu borgarinnar, hefur kaffihúsið og veitingastaðurinn Hressingarskálinn verið rekinn með hléum frá árinu 1932. Húsið sjálft á sér langa sögu, sem nær aftur til ársins 1805 þegar það var flutt . . . — Map (db m105439) HM
Iceland, Capital Region Höfuðborgarsvæði, Reykjavik — Laufey Jakobsdóttir
Laufey Jakobsdóttir eða amman í Grjótaþorpinu Í húsinu sem stendur við Grjótagötu 12 bjó Laufey Jakobsdóttir, eða „amman í Grjótaþorpinu" á árunum 1976 til 1995. Laufey fæddist á Bóndastöðum í Borgarfirði eystri þann 25. . . . — Map (db m105483) HM
Iceland, Capital Region Höfuðborgarsvæði, Reykjavik — Louisa Matthíasdóttir
Louisa Matthíasdóttir (1917-2000) er einn af fremstu listamönnum Íslendinga á sviði málaralistar. Hún ólst upp í Höfða frá átta ára aldri en fjölskylda hennar bjó í húsinu frá 1924 til 1937. Louisa byrjaði snemma að teikna og mála og . . . — Map (db m105531) HM
Iceland, Capital Region Höfuðborgarsvæði, Reykjavik — Málfríður EinarsdóttirReykjavik Bókmenntaborg UNESCO City of Literature
Málfríður Einarsdóttir rithöfundur (1899-1983) bjó lengi hér á efstu hæð pósthússins þar sem maður hennar Guðjón Eiriksson var húsvörður. Fyrsta bók Málfríðar, Samastaður í tilverunni, kom út þegar hún var áttræðisaldri. Hún var þó . . . — Map (db m105422) HM
Iceland, Capital Region Höfuðborgarsvæði, Reykjavik — Sjúkrahús Hvítabandsins / White Ribbon Hospital
Hvitabandið er Ilknarfélag kvenna sem var stófnað 17. apríl 1895. Félagið lét byggja húsið að Skólavörðustig 37 og var það vígt þann 18. febrúar 1934. Húsið er teiknað af Arinbirni þorkelssyni húsasmiðameistara. Upphaflega átti það að verða hvíldar- . . . — Map (db m105322) HM
Iceland, Capital Region Höfuðborgarsvæði, Reykjavik — Skólavörðustígur 13
Borgastjórinn í Reykajavík veitti þessu húsi viðurkenningu árið 2012 vegna vel gerðra endurbóta. Húsið var byggt árið 1926 eftir teikningum Guðmundar H. Þorlákssonar byggingmeistara. Það er góður fulltrúi fyrstu kynslóðar . . . — Map (db m105736) HM
Iceland, Capital Region Höfuðborgarsvæði, Reykjavik — Theodóra ThoroddsenReykjavik Bókmenntaborg UNESCO City of Literature
Í þessu húsi, sem áður stóð við Vonarstræti 12, bjó Theodóra Thoroddsen skáld (1863-1954) ásamt fjölskyldu sinni. Hún er þekktust fyrir þulur sínar og má segja að með þeim hafi hún brotið sér leið út úr föstu kveðskaparformi fyrri alda . . . — Map (db m105379) HM
Iceland, Capital Region Höfuðborgarsvæði, Reykjavik — Torfhildur HólmReykjavik Bókmenntaborg UNESCO City of Literature
Torfhildur Hólm (1845-1918) var brautryðjandi á ýmsum sviðum íslenskra bókmennta. Hún var fyrsti atvinnnurithöndur landsins og fyrst íslenskra kvenna til að hljóta skáldastyrk úr landssjóði, árið 1891. Þvi var reyndar mótmælt og var . . . — Map (db m105326) HM
Iceland, Capital Region Höfuðborgarsvæði, Reykjavik — Vaktarabærinn
Vaktarabærinn was built for storage in 1845 and later used as a home. Sigvaldi Kaldalóns, Iceland's beloved poet, was born in the house in 1881. After being in disrepair for two decades it was brought back to life by Minjavernd. It is . . . — Map (db m105359) HM
Jamaica, Middlesex County (Saint Ann Parish), Discovery Bay — Jamaica in 1494
A botanical investigation of 1956 revealed that the enclosed area, undisturbed for centuries because of its inaccessibility and its rocky soil, had preserved the indigenous plant life as it must have appeared in 1494 in which year Christopher . . . — Map (db m105155) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — The Main Chapels of the Cathedral of Mexico City
Las Portadas Principales de la Catedral (suroeste y sureste). Flanqueado la portada principal y separada de ella por grandes contrafuertes, rematadas por ménsulas invertidas, se encuentran las otras dos portadas principales. En ambas, el . . . — Map (db m105330) HM
Mexico, Estado de Mexico (Municipality of Teotihuacán), Teotihuacán de Arista — A Ceremonial Incense Burner
Brasero ceremonial Esta escultura hecha en roca volcánica fue descubierta en 1906 por Don Leopoldo Batres en la parte superior de la plataforma adosada a la Pirámide del Sol. Su descubridor consideró que probablemente era un brasero ceremonial . . . — Map (db m105804) HM
Mexico, Estado de Mexico (Municipality of Teotihuacán), Teotihuacán de Arista — Late Occupation of Teotihuacan and the Mexica Presence
Ocupaciones Tardías en Teotihuacan y la Presencia MexicoHace aproximadamente 1300 años, la ciudad de Teotihuacan dejó de funcionar como el gran centro político, económico y religioso del centro de México, lo que ocasionó que muchos de sus . . . — Map (db m105577) HM
Mexico, Estado de Mexico (Municipality of Teotihuacán), Teotihuacán de Arista — Pyramid of the Sun
Pirámide del SolEntre los años 100 al 650 d.C. éste fue el edificio prehispánico de mayores dimensiones y es uno de los más importantes de Mesoamérica. Su nombre se debe a que las crónicas escritas por los españoles en el siglo XVI mencionan . . . — Map (db m105852) HM
Mexico, Estado de Mexico (Municipality of Teotihuacán), Teotihuacán de Arista — The History of Teotihuacán
La Historia de Teotihuacán Alrededor del año 400 a.C., el Valle de Teotihuacán estuvo ocupado por varias comunidades rurales, con una población de aproximadamente 5000 habitantes, en una extensión de 4-6 Km2. Hacia 200 a.C., parte de la . . . — Map (db m105757) HM
Mexico, Estado de Mexico (Municipality of Teotihuacán), Teotihuacán de Arista — The Importance of the Pyramid of the Sun
Importancia de la Pirámide del SolVarios elementos indican que, en las primeras fases de Teotihuacan, la Pirámide del Sol se constituyó en el centro de la ciudad, es decir, en el punto de partida de los ejes que dividen los espacios divinos. . . . — Map (db m105608) HM
Mexico, Estado de Mexico (Municipality of Teotihuacán), Teotihuacán de Arista — The Meaning of the Pyramid of the Sun
Significado del Pirámide del Sol Con base en los recientes trabajos arqueológicos que se han realizado en torno a la Pirámide del Sol, se ha desarrollado una nueva interpretación sobre su significado religioso. A partir de las crónicas . . . — Map (db m105850) HM
Mexico, Estado de Mexico (Municipality of Teotihuacán), Teotihuacán de Arista — The Puma Mural
Mural del Puma Este mural fue descubierto durante las exploraciones arqueológicas de 1963. Forma parte de un conjunto de plataformas y templos que integran una unidad arquitectónica conocida como Grupo del Mural del Puma. En la escena que . . . — Map (db m105734) HM
Mexico, Estado de Mexico (Municipality of Teotihuacán), Teotihuacán de Arista — The Pyramid of the Sun
Pirámide del Sol La Pirámide del Sol es el edificio prehispánico de mayores dimensiones de su época (100-650 d.C.) y es uno de los más importantes de Mesoamérica. Su nombre se debe a que, desde el siglo XVI, las crónicas mencionan que este gran . . . — Map (db m105530) HM
Mexico, Estado de Mexico (Municipality of Teotihuacán), Teotihuacán de Arista — The Quetzalpapálotl Architectural Complex
Complejo Arquitectónico Quetzalpapálotl Trabajos de conservación A principios de la década de los años sesenta del siglo pasado el Arqueólogo Jorge Acosta trabajó la zona de la Plaza de la Pirámide de la Luna en el marco del Proyecto . . . — Map (db m105675) HM
Mexico, Estado de Mexico (Municipality of Teotihuacán), Teotihuacán de Arista — The Temple of Agriculture
Templo de la Agricultura Este edificio fue excavado por primer vez por el Arqueólogo Leopoldo Batre en 1886 y hacia 1922 Manuel Gamio realizó trabajos de restauración. En las exploracinoes de Leopoldo Batres se encontraron dos fragmentos de . . . — Map (db m105574) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Allende), San Miguel de Allende — Allende's Independence Meetings
En el entresuelo de esta casa, con pretexto de bailes que se daban en la sala, D. Ignacio Allende y las personas comprometidas se reunian para tratar de los medios adecuados para lograr la Independencia Nacional. ----- El H. Ayuntamiento . . . — Map (db m105471) HM WM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Allende), San Miguel de Allende — Armory of the Insurgents
Esta fué la Maestranza de los Insurgentes. 1810. Socd Amigos de Sn Miguel English translation: This was the armory and arsenal of the supporters of Mexican Independence. 1810. Society of the Friends of San . . . — Map (db m105469) WM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Allende), San Miguel de Allende — Captain Juan Aldama y González
H. Ayuntamiento del Bicentenario 2009-2012 Capitan Juan Aldama y González 03 enero 1774 26 junio 1811 San Miguel de Allende, Gto. A 03 de enero del 2011. English translation: Honorable Municipal Council of the Bicentennial 2009-2012 . . . — Map (db m105444) HM WM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Allende), San Miguel de Allende — Félix Luna Romero
“El Tesoro de un pueblo son sus tradiciones y costumbres” Don Félix Luna Romero (1941-2008) Homenaje a quien entre sus manos investigó, dio vida y valor a nuestra rica herencia sanmiguelense English translation: . . . — Map (db m105508) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Allende), San Miguel de Allende — General Mariano Escobedo
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Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Allende), San Miguel de Allende — House of Juan Umarán
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Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Allende), San Miguel de Allende — House of Pedro Vargas
Don Pedro Vargas Nacio en esta casa el 29 de abril de 1906 San Miguel de Allende Gto. 29 de abril de 1990 English translation: Pedro Vargas Was born in this house on April 29, 1906 San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato . . . — Map (db m105468) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Allende), San Miguel de Allende — Las Colonias Reservoir
Presa las ColoniasConstruida por la fábrica textil “La Aurora” al inicio del siglo XX. A través del largo tubo de hierro, esta empresa utilizó la fuerza del agua para generar electricidad – experiencia pionera en México. Con . . . — Map (db m105611) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Allende), San Miguel de Allende — Luis Neri de Alfaro y Velázquez
In Memoriam del siervo de Dios Br. D. Luis Neri de Alfaro y Velazquez Pbro. de esta venerable congregación del Oratorio de San Miguel de Allende, Gto. y fundador del Santuario y la Casa de Ejercicios de Atotonilco, Gto. Luis fue . . . — Map (db m105466) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Allende), San Miguel de Allende — María del Refugio Aguilar y Torres
En esta casa nació Maria del Refugio Aguilar y Torres Fundadora de la Congregación de Hermanas Mercedarias del Santísimo Sacramento Centenario de Fundación 25 de Marzo 1910 2010 English translation: In this house was born María del . . . — Map (db m105478) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Allende), San Miguel de Allende — Narciso María Loreto de la Canal
Casa del Cnel. Narciso-Ma Loreto-de-la-Canal Simpatizador de la Independencia de México. Socd Amigos de Sn Miguel English translation: House of Colonel Narciso María Loreto de la Canal Sympathizer with Mexico’s . . . — Map (db m105509) WM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Allende), San Miguel de Allende — The Francisco I. Madero Fountain
Fuente Francisco I. Madero Construida de Nbre á Dbre de 1915 por disposicion del C. Presidente Municipal de acuerdo con la Junta de Admon. Civil; siendo Gob. y Com. Militar del Edo. El C. Coronel D. Jose Siurob Se inaguro el 1 de Enero de . . . — Map (db m105496) WM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Allende), San Miguel de Allende — The Heroes' Bridge
Puente de los Heroes. Homenaje de la ciudad de San Miguel de Allende a sus hijos que lucharon por la libertad de Mexico. ----- Siendo Gobernador del Estado el C. Dr. J. Jesus Rodriguez Gaona y Presidente Municipal el C. Lic. Leobino Zavala . . . — Map (db m105443) WM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Allende), San Miguel de Allende — The Pool of El Chan
El Charco del ChanEs la poza que da nombre al proyecto de conservación. Encajada abajo en la cañada, El Charco del Ingenio ha sido durante siglos fuente de leyendas populares. Su espíritu guardian es El Chan, ser mítico del . . . — Map (db m105642) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Allende), San Miguel de Allende — The Water Mill
El BatánVestigios de lo que fue probablemente la primera obra hidráulica (ingenio) de San Miguel, a fines del siglo XVI. El agua caía del acueducto y hacía girar una rueda vertical de madera, cuyo eje se apoyaba en una estructura de piedra, . . . — Map (db m105639) HM
Mexico, Guanajuato (Municipality of Allende), San Miguel de Allende — Tribute to the Battle of PueblaMay 5, 1862
En remembranza de la gloriosa accion de armas, llevada a cabo en Puebla el 5 de Mayo de 1862 por el General Ignacio Zaragoza.Se dedica a su nombre este jardin Allende. 5 de mayo de 1925. English translation: In remembrance of the . . . — Map (db m105447) WM
Mexico, Querétaro (Municipality of Querétaro), Santiago de Querétaro — Félix Nabor Osores de Sotomayor García
In Memoriam Dr. Lic. Y Pbro. Félix Nabor Osores De Sotomayor García En el Bicentenario de la Parroquia 1806-2006 ----- Primer cura de la parroquia de Sra. Santa Ana 8 de Febrero 1806 – 16 de Febrero 1822 ----- Como Ilustre Legislador, . . . — Map (db m105416) HM
Mexico, Querétaro (Municipality of Querétaro), Santiago de Querétaro — Fountain of Capulines
Fuente de Capulines De bella fabricación, esta histórica fuente fue concluida el 6 de Mayo de 1796, en esta agradable rinconada sobre la antigua calle de Zapateros. Hasta ahora se conserva en buen estado, luciendo su trazo original. . . . — Map (db m105412) HM
Mexico, Querétaro (Municipality of Querétaro), Santiago de Querétaro — José López Alavés
En 1915 esta legendaria y típica alameda queretana inspira al Prof. D. Jose Lopez Alaves su inmortal “Cancion Mixteca”, esencia del romanticismo y patrimonio musical de los mexicanos “Que lejos estoy del suelo donde he nacido . . . — Map (db m105423) HM
Mexico, Querétaro (Municipality of Querétaro), Santiago de Querétaro — Parish of SantiagoFormerly Church of the Jesuit College
Parroquia de Santiago Antigua Iglesia del Colegio JesuitaLlegados a Querétaro en el siglo XVII, los clérigos de la Compañía de Jesús fundaron en 1625 los Colegios de San Ignacio de Loyola y San Francisco Xavier, y con ellos, el Templo, que fue . . . — Map (db m105584) HM
Mexico, Querétaro (Municipality of Querétaro), Santiago de Querétaro — Temple of “San Francisquito”
Templo de San FrancisquitoPequeño templo cuyo nombre original es Capilla de la Divina Pastora, porque en él se venera una imagen de la Virgen sentada al pie de una palma, apacentando corderillos. Formó parte las capillas de indios . . . — Map (db m105579) HM
Mexico, Querétaro (Municipality of Querétaro), Santiago de Querétaro — The Alameda Hidalgo
La Alameda Hidalgo, ha sido por más de dos siglos resguardo de árboles, fuente de vida del Centro Histórico de nuestra ciudad. Fue creada por el Corregidor lgnacio Ruiz Calado para dotar a la ciudad de un lugar de esparcimiento, y proyectada por . . . — Map (db m105421) HM
Netherlands, North Holland, Amsterdam — Adriaan Morriën
Hier woonde en wirkte van 1947 tot 2002 Adriaan Morriën Schrijver Dichter Essayist 1912 - 2002 [English translation:] From 1947 to 2002, Adriaan Morriën (1912-2002), writer, poet and . . . — Map (db m105332) HM
Netherlands, North Holland, Amsterdam — Anthoniespoort / St. Anthony's Gate
Deze poort vormde één van de drie toegangen tot de middeleeuwse stad en werd in 1488 gebouwd op de zeedijk. In 1512 verdedigden de Amsterdammers vanaf dit punt met succes hun stad tegen de Geldersen. Het gebouw stond oorspronkelijk . . . — Map (db m105583) HM
Netherlands, North Holland, Amsterdam — De Burcht / The CastlePlantage aan het Water
De Burcht is in 1900 gebouwd naar ontwerp van H.P. Berlage in opdracht van de roemruchte Algemeene Nederlandsche Diamantbewerkersbond. Met het gebouw wilde ANDB-voorzitter Henri Polak (1868-1943) een monument voor . . . — Map (db m105449) HM
Netherlands, North Holland, Amsterdam — De HortusPlantage aan het Water
De Amsterdamse Hortus Botanicus werd in 1638 opgericht als medicinale kruidentuin voor artsen en apothekers. Het is een van de oudste botanische tuinen ter wereld. De Oranjerie is een rijksmonument. Al in 1715 werden op deze plek . . . — Map (db m105298) HM
Netherlands, North Holland, Amsterdam — Elisabeth van Oostenrijk / Empress Elisabeth of Austria
In het Doelenhotel was keizerin Elisabeth van Oostenrijk, bijgenaamd 'Sisi' (1884 en 1886) te gast. Het hotel werd in 1883 gebouwd op de plaats van de Kloveniersdoelen. Hier hing van 1642 tot 1715 Rembrandts schilderij De Nachtwacht. . . . — Map (db m105727) HM
Netherlands, North Holland, Amsterdam — Het Arsenaal / The ArsenalPlantage aan het Water
In tegenstelling tot wat de naam doet vermoeden, is dit gebouw uit 1610 niet als wapendepot gebouwd, maar als 'stadsturfhuis'. Turf werd gebruikt als brandstof. Het gebouw diende van 1665 tot 1808 als opslag voor graan, boter en turf . . . — Map (db m105510) HM
Netherlands, North Holland, Amsterdam — Hugo de Vries
Hier woonde en wirkte Hugo de Vries 1884 - 1916 [English translation:] Here lived and worked Hugo de Vries, 1884-1916. — Map (db m105658) HM
Netherlands, North Holland, Amsterdam — Keizersgracht 456-462 Residences
In 1683, the Keizersgracht 456-462 residences were constructed on the site of the carillon bell foundry of Francois (1609-1667) and Pieter Hemony (1619-1662), the most renowned bell founders of 17th Century Netherlands. Frederick Coyett . . . — Map (db m105717) HM
Netherlands, North Holland, Amsterdam — Portugees Israëlietisch Ziekenhuis / Portugese Israelite Hospital
Portugees Israëlietisch Ziekenhuis Architect: Harry Elte (1880-1944) Opdrachtgever: Portugees Israëlietisch Gemeente Bouwjaren: 1915, 1916 De gevelsteen boven de ingang van dit voormalige ziekenhuis toont een . . . — Map (db m105792) HM
Netherlands, North Holland, Amsterdam — Woonhuis familie Nunes da Costa / Residence of the Nunes da Costa Family
[Dutch panel:] Architect: Onbekand Opdrachtgever: Onbekand Bouwjaar: ca. 1675; nr. 43 vernieuwd in 1882, nr. 47 herbouwd in 1993 Aan deze gracht, in de volksmond Jodenherengracht gennoemd, woonden vanaf het . . . — Map (db m105395) HM
Netherlands, North Holland, Haarlem — De Waag / The Weigh House
Gebouwd in 1597-1598. Tot 1915 voor het wegen van goederen in gebruik geweest. Uitwendig geheel met natursteen bekleed. De balustrade boven de kroonlijst werd omstreeks 1800 verwijderd. Bij de restauratie in 1988 ist een kopie daarvan . . . — Map (db m105549) HM
Netherlands, North Holland, Haarlem — Hoofdwacht / Civic Guard Headquarters
Een der oudste gebouwen van Haarlem. In zijgevel nog restanten uit de 13de/14de eeuw. Mogelijk het eerste stadhuis. Voorgevel vernieuwd circa 1650. Van 1755 tot circa 1900 'Hoofdwacht' van de Schutterij. Nu zetel van de Historische . . . — Map (db m105487) HM
Netherlands, North Holland, Haarlem — May 8 1945 / 8 Mei 1945
May 8 1945 On this date the Hastings & Prince Edward Regiment and the Royal Canadian Regiment, both part of the 1st Canadian Infantry Brigade, took the surrender of the German occupational forces in the area of Haarlem, IJmuiden and Zandvoort . . . — Map (db m105306) HM WM
Netherlands, North Holland, Haarlem — Simon Philip de Vries
Hier woonde Simon Philip de Vries 1892 - 1940 Rabbijn van de joodse gemeente Haarlem, gestorven in Bergen Belsen 1944 Psalm 23:4 [English translation:] Here lived Simon Philip de Vries, 1892-1940, . . . — Map (db m105388) HM WM
Netherlands, North Holland, Haarlem — Site of Former Synagogue
Op deze plaats is in 1841 de synagoge gesticht. Ontluisterd in de jaren 1940-1945 5700-5705 Ter herdenking van de weggevoerde en omgekomen joden uit Haarlem waaronder de rabbijnen S.Ph. de Vries en Ph. Frank Map (db m105335) HM WM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — August Blanche
August Blanche Dog i denna byggnad 30 November 1868 [English translation:] August Blanche died in this building, November 30, 1868. — Map (db m105624) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — Carl Jonas Love Almquist
I ett på denna tomt omkr. 1740 uppfört hus föddes år 1793 Carl Jonas Love Almqvist Nuvarande byggnad från 1905 [English translation:] In 1793, at this location in a house built around 1740, Carl Jonas . . . — Map (db m105621) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — Carl von Linné (Linnaeus)
Carl von Linné 1707 - 1778 bodde här från 1738 till 1739 [English translation:] Carl von Linné (1707 - 1778) lived here from 1738 to 1739. — Map (db m105633) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — Dytankhuset / The escape training tank house
Dytankhuset Huset byggdes 1934 för att inrymma marinens nya övningstank för träning i fri uppstigning (räddning ur sjunken ubåt). Efter tio års erfarenhetsinsamling byggdes en tre gånger så hög tank i Karlskrona. Detta hus blev . . . — Map (db m105698) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — Gustav II Adolf / King Gustaf II Adolf
Statyn, som föreställer Gustav II Adolf (1594-1632, kung från 1611), är Sveriges första ryttarstaty och har en lång och besvärlig tillkomsthistoria. Riksens ständer (dåtidens riksdag) beställde den redan 1757 av den inflyttade . . . — Map (db m105676) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — Kung Karl XII / King Karl XII
Statyn föreställer Karl XII (1682-1718, kung från 1697) och är skulpterad av Johan Peter Molin (1814-73). Den avtäcktes den 30 november 1868, på 150-årsdagen av Karl XII:s död vid Fredrikshald i Norge. Statyn göts på Kungliga Myntet på . . . — Map (db m105772) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — Riksbron
Först i samband med uppförandet av riksdagshuset och riksbanken kom den länge diskuterade bron till stånd. 1907 byggdes en gångbro av stål med fackverksbalkar, av folkhumorn döpt till "Råttfällan". Dagens smäckra betongbro från 1931 . . . — Map (db m105627) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — Svenska Fotbollförbundet / Swedish Football Association
På den här platsen hölls den 18 december 1904 ett möte där deltagare från hela landet beslöt att bilda Svenska Fotbollförbundet. Upon this site on the 18th of December 1904, a meeting was . . . — Map (db m105768) HM
Alabama (Colbert County), Muscle Shoals — Wilson Dam
During the 19th Century, Muscle Shoals, the shallow but often-flooded rapids of this section of the Tennessee River, impeded navigation, steamboat traffic and agriculture, so the federal government explored the possibility of opening the channel to . . . — Map (db m105705) HM
Alabama (Lauderdale County), Waterloo — A Gathering of Eagles
When the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources began a Bald Eagle Restoration Project in 1984, Bald Eagles had not successfully nested in Alabama since 1949. Thanks to these restoration efforts, Bald Eagle populations increased . . . — Map (db m105709) HM
Alabama (Lauderdale County), Waterloo — Mud Glorious Mud
Birds Come From All Directions to Enjoy the Tasty Treats Hidden Beneath the Mud In the late summer. fall, and winter, reservoir levels in the Tennessee River Valley drop drastically to expose areas of mudflats. although unsightly to some, theses . . . — Map (db m105713) HM
Alabama (Madison County), Gurley — "Wildwood"
Home of Virginia Clay Clopton (1825-1915) Author and Social Leader who was known in Washington society as "The Belle of the Fifties" Whose first husband, Clement Claiborne Clay (1817-1882), was United States Senator from Alabama (1853-1861) and . . . — Map (db m105122) HM
California (Nevada), Grass Valley — GPY 135-11 — Union Hill School
Union Hill School was established in March 1868 as a one-room schoolhouse on the grounds of Union Hill Mine. On June 26, 1875, an argument over a trustee election took place at the schoolhouse, resulting in a stabbing and subsequent death. Three . . . — Map (db m105660) HM
California (Riverside County), Corona — 12 — Corona Historic Preservation SocietyCorona Foothill Lemon Ranch — Historic Site #12
Established in 1911 by S.B. Hampton, this was the center of 2,000 acres of groves, the largest single lemon ranch in California. The remaining headquarters and surrounding buildings were converted to Corona Heritage Park & Museum Dec. 7, 2000 by a . . . — Map (db m105188) HM
California (San Diego County), Carlsbad — The Carlsbad Theatre
The Carlsbad Theatre had its grand opening on February 8, 1927 with the showing of the film "It" starring Clara Bow. Mr. A.J. Clark, the developer and manager, hosted the ceremonies. The Theatre featured a full stage, fly gallery, orchestra pit, . . . — Map (db m105710) HM
Colorado (Denver County), Denver — WWII 10th Mountain DivisionUnited States Army
This monument is dedicated to the World War II 10th Mountain Division soldiers. Their unique talents and heroic deeds contributed to the Aleutian Islands Campaign and the earlier termination of the war in the Italian Theater of Operations. Special . . . — Map (db m105783) HM WM
Colorado (Douglas County), Castle Rock — Denver & Rio Grande Railroad Depot
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places By the United States Department of the Interior Secondary plaque This property has been designated as a Historic . . . — Map (db m105505) HM
Colorado (Las Animas County), Trinidad — Trinidad's First City Building
The brick and stone two-story building with a cupola, directly across the street, was Trinidad's first city building, serving not only as Firehouse No. 1 but also as the city hall, police department, and jail. Until it was built in 1888, city . . . — Map (db m105536) HM
Delaware (Sussex County), Georgetown — Delaware Confederate War Memorial
Base inscription-erected by the United Daughters of the Confederacy Caleb Ross Chapter #2635 and the Sons of Confederate Veterans, Delaware Grays Camp #2068. Front text-not legible, back text-not legible, side text-Smith Gilley, Confederate Army, . . . — Map (db m105569) WM
Delaware (Sussex County), Rehoboth Beach — SC-250 — Village Improvement Association
At the turn of the 20th Century, Rehoboth Beach was a quaint church camp village and summer residence for many seeking relief from city life. Horses, wagons, and buggies traveled the streets. There were no paved sidewalks, crosswalks, street lamps, . . . — Map (db m105732) HM
District of Columbia, Washington — Battle of Fort StevensFormer Walter Reed Army Medical Center — Walking Tour 1
Although nothing remains of the original landscape, this area was a battleground of the only Civil War battle fought in Washington. On July 11, 1864, Confederate troops attempted to capture the Union's capitol by first taking a meagerly defended . . . — Map (db m105292) HM
Florida (Brevard County), Meritt Island — Saturn V
Saturn V, the United States’ largest and most powerful launch vehicle, was designed to hurl American astronauts in an Apollo capsule to the Moon. Composed of three stages and an instrument unit, the Saturn V, which stood 111 meters (363 feet) tall, . . . — Map (db m105211) HM
Florida (Flagler County), Palm Coast — “All Gave Some, Some Gave All”
My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my Country’s way to show they care. If I could be seen by all mankind maybe peace will come in my lifetime. — Map (db m105425) WM
Florida (Flagler County), Palm Coast — City of Palm Coast Military Memorial
Army • Navy • Marines • Air Force Coast Guard City Of Palm Coast Military Memorial In honor of the following local heroes, who made the ultimate sacrifice, whose dedication and courage will never be forgotten USAF MSGT. . . . — Map (db m105381) WM
Florida (Flagler County), Palm Coast — City of Palm Coast September 11 Memorial
On September 11, 2001, four hijacked commercial air liners were deliberately crashed into the World Trade Center in New York, the Pentagon in Washington, DC and a field in rural Pennsylvania in what would come to be realized as the most devastating . . . — Map (db m105384) HM WM
Florida (Flagler County), Palm Coast — Invisible Wounds Memorial
Dedicated to those brave hearted men and women who have honorably served this great nation and have suffered and continue to battle the “Invisible Wounds Of PTSD/TBI.” “Let their service and sacrifice never be . . . — Map (db m105431) WM
Florida (Flagler County), Palm Coast — Memorial Tree
The Philippine American Association of Palm Coast, Flagler County, Florida, wholeheartedly dedicated this Memorial Tree in honor of the Fallen Heroes of the Philippines and United States of America who fought as allies during World War II. . . . — Map (db m105408) WM
Florida (Flagler County), Palm Coast — Tree of Remembrance
This magnolia tree is dedicated to the memory of those military members that have gone missing in action or were listed as prisoners of war. These personnel were from any service in active combat units serving in any war or hostile action . . . — Map (db m105427) WM
Florida (Lee County), Fort Myers — Explore Southwest Florida Naturally!
Nature has been good to Lee County, one of the last frontiers to be settled in southwest Florida. Nestled between the Everglades and the Gulf of Mexico, the county includes a variety of interconnected ecosystems. Careful planning has preserved much . . . — Map (db m105731) HM
Florida (Seminole County), Casselberry — Fort Concord
During the interbellum periods of the Seminole Wars, local militia in the Casselberry area built forts to protect settlers from Seminole attacks. Aaron Jernigan, the original settler of Orlando, helped tp construct a small blockhouse with local . . . — Map (db m105527) HM
Florida (Volushia County), Daytona Beach — Althea GibsonBarrier Breaker — Jackie Robinson Ballpark & Museum
Althea Gibson Overcame Unbelievable Odds To Achieve International Acclaim And Success. Her Journey From The Violent Streets Of Harlem To The Royal Courts Of Wimbledon Reveals Strength Of Character And Her Remarkable Composure In The Face Of . . . — Map (db m105789) HM
Florida (Volushia County), Daytona Beach — Jack Roosevelt “Jackie” Robinson
This statue was dedicated September 15, 1990 by Rachel Robinson Formally known as City Island Ball Park, this is the site of the first racially integrated Spring training game which was played on March 17, 1946 between the Brooklyn Dodgers and . . . — Map (db m105716) HM
Florida (Volushia County), Daytona Beach — Jackie RobinsonBarrier Breaker — Jackie Robinson Ballpark & Museum
Jack Roosevelt Robinson was the first African-American to break the modern day Major League Baseball color barrier. His extraordinary baseball skills, appealing personality, intelligence and courage, contributed to make this significant . . . — Map (db m105750) HM
Florida (Volushia County), Daytona Beach — Jackie Robinson Ballpark
Site of the first racially integrated professional baseball game in modern history March 17, 1946 Jackie Roosevelt Robinson, a member of the International League’s Montreal Royals, integrated professional baseball by playing in a spring . . . — Map (db m105744) HM
Florida (Volushia County), Daytona Beach — Roberto ClementeBarrier Breaker — Jackie Robinson Ballpark & Museum
Roberto Clemente Walker Was One Of The Greatest Baseball Players Ever To Play Right Field. His Pride And Humanitarianism Won Him Universal Admiration. Despite An Unorthodox Batting Style, The Pirates’ Great Won Four Batting Crowns And Amassed 3,000 . . . — Map (db m105773) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-728 — 125th Illinois Infantry2nd Brigade - Daniel McCook — 2nd Division - Morgan
Illinois 125th Infantry Daniel McCook's Brigade 6 p.m. 18th to 7 a.m. 19th of September 1863 "The opening of the battle." — Map (db m104969) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-663 — 2nd Illinois Light Artillery2nd Brigade - Daniel McCook — 2nd Division - Morgan
Illinois 2nd Light Artillery Battery I 6 p.m. 18th to 7 a.m. 19th of September 1863 "The opening of the battle." — Map (db m104972) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-1379 — 3rd and 5th Confederate Tennessee InfantryPolk's Brigade — Cleburne's Division
Tennessee 3rd and 5th Confederate Regt's. Infty. Polk's Brigade Cleburne's Division Before sundown September 20, 1863Map (db m105435) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-704 — 85th Illinois Infantry2nd Brigade - Daniel McCook — 2nd Division - Morgan
Illinois 85th Infantry Daniel McCook's Brigade 6 p.m. 18th to 7 a.m. 19th of September 1863 "The opening of the battle." — Map (db m104970) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-706 — 86th Illinois Infantry2nd Brigade - Daniel McCook — 2nd Division - Morgan
Illinois 86th Infantry Daniel McCook's Brigade 6 p.m. 18th to 7 a.m. 19th of September 1863 "The opening of the battle." — Map (db m104968) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-956 — 9th Ohio Infantry Regiment Marker
9th Regiment Ohio Infantry, Van Derveer's Brigade. 11:00 a.m. September 20, 1863. — Map (db m105724) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-1121 — Adams' BrigadeBreckinridge's Division — Hill's Corps
Adams' Brigade. Breckinridge's Division - Hill's Corps. Brigadier General Daniel W. Adams. September 20, 1863, 9:30 a.m., 1st Position. 32nd Alabama, - Major John C. Kimbell. 13th and 20th Louisiana, - Colonel Randall . . . — Map (db m105833) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-661 — Barnett's Battery I, 2nd Illinois Light ArtilleryMcCook's Brigade — Granger's Reserve Corps
Barnett's Battery I, 2nd Illinois Light Artillery 2 Napoleons, 2 James Rifles, 2 Parrots Colonel Daniel McCook's Brigade, Granger's Reserve Corps. September 20th, 1863, 2 to 6 p.m. Captain Charles M. Barnett, Commanding . . . — Map (db m104976) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-1362 — Huggins' Tennessee BatteryDibrell's Brigade — Armstrong's Division
Huggins' Tennessee Battery. 2 6 Pounders, 2 12 Pounder Howitzers. Dibrell's Brigade, Armstrong's Division, Forrest's Corps. September 20, 1863. Captain A. L. Huggins, Commanding. 1st Lieutenant Edwin H. Douglas. 2d . . . — Map (db m105851) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-609 — King's BrigadeBaird's Division — Thomas' Corps
King's Brigade Baird's Division - Thomas Corps Brigadier General John H. King September 19, 1863, 2 p.m., 2d Position 15th U.S. Infantry, 1st Battalion - Captain Albert B. Dod, 18th U.S. Infantry, 1st Battalion - . . . — Map (db m105837) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-619 — McCook's BrigadeSecond Division — Granger's Reserve Corps
McCook's Brigade Second Division, Granger's Reserve Corps. Second Brigade Colonel Daniel McCook. September 20, 1863, 2 to 8 p.m. 85th Illinois, - Colonel Caleb J. Dilworth. 86th Illinois, - Lieutenant Colonel David . . . — Map (db m105679) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-423E — To Right of Confederate Infantry
To right of Confederate Infantry, second day's battle, September 20, 1863, 9 a.m. — Map (db m105818) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-423D — To the Opening of the Battle
To the Opening of the Battle First Day, September 19, 1863, 2 Miles — Map (db m105817) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-1420 — To the opening of the Battle
To the opening of the Battle, First day, September 19, 1863. 1½ Miles. — Map (db m105843) HM
Georgia (Irwin County), Ocilla — Confederate Memorial
(front panel) “Tell it as you may, it never can be told! Sing it as you will, it never can be sung. The story of the glory of the men who wore the gray. (rear panel) “Silently this stone proclaims . . . — Map (db m105573) WM
Georgia (Irwin County), Ocilla — Irwin County Veteran’s Memorial
Dedicated to the men and women who served our country in the Armed Forces. God bless all those who died and especially those who paid the ultimate sacrifice so we might live openly. (left panel) World War II Honor Roll . . . — Map (db m105578) WM
Georgia (Irwin County), Ocilla — Veterans of All Wars Memorial
Memorial In honor and memory of veterans of all wars Ocilla, Irwin County, Georgia Donated by American Legion Jeff Davis Post 100 Woodmen of the World Camp 757 — Map (db m105575) WM
Georgia (Walker County), Chickamauga — MT-893 — 11th Michigan InfantryStanley's Brigade — Negley's Division
Eleventh Michigan Infantry Morning September 19, 1863 — Map (db m105680) HM
Georgia (Walker County), Chickamauga — MT-883 — 2nd Michigan CavalryCampbell's Brigade — McCook's Division.
Second Michigan Cavalry September 1863, 18th, Blue Bird Gap. 19th, Pond Spring, Bird's Mill. 20th, Glass Mill, Crawfish Spring. — Map (db m105688) HM
Georgia (Walker County), Chickamauga — MT-1374 — 4th Tennessee CavalryHarrison's Brigade — Wharton's Division
Tennessee 4th Regiment Baxter Smith's Harrison's Brigade Wharton's Division Wheeler's Cavalry 5:30 p.m. September 20, 1863 — Map (db m105692) HM
Georgia (Walker County), Rossville — MT-86 — Geary's DivisionSlocum's Corps. — Brigadier General John W. Geary
Geary's Division - Slocum's Corps Brigadier General John W. Geary November 25, 1863, 3:30 p.m. 1st Brigade - Colonel William R. Creighton 2nd Brigade - Colonel George A. Cobham, Jr. 3rd Brigade - Colonel David Ireland . . . — Map (db m105540) HM
Georgia (Walker County), Rossville — MT-120 — Ireland's BrigadeGeary's Division — Slocum's Corps
Ireland's Brigade Geary's Division - Slocum's Corps. Colonel David Ireland November 25, 1863, 4 P.M. 60th New York - Colonel Abel Godard 78th New York - Lieutenant Colonel Herbert von Hammerstein 102nd New York - . . . — Map (db m105594) HM
Georgia (Walker County), Rossville — MT-137 — Williamson's BrigadeOsterhaus' Division — Blair's Corps
Williamson's Brigade Osterhaus' Division - Blair's Corps Colonel James A. Williamson November 25, 1863 4th Iowa - Lieutenant Colonel George Burton 9th Iowa - Colonel David Carskaddon 25th Iowa - Colonel George A. . . . — Map (db m105778) HM
Idaho (Bannock County), Downey — 171 — Red Rock Pass
You are standing in the outlet of ancient Lake Bonneville, a vast prehistoric inland sea, of which Salt Lake is modern remnant Covering over 20,000 square miles when it overflowed here about 14,500 years ago, its winding shoreline would have . . . — Map (db m105831) HM
Idaho (Bear Lake County), Paris — 73 — Charles Coulson Rich
In honor of Charles Coulson Rich 1809-1893 Pioneer builder of the west. Major-General of the Nauvoo Legion Alderman of the City of Nauvoo, in the time of Joseph Smith. Pioneer of Utah, 1847. Chairman of the first committee . . . — Map (db m105849) HM
Idaho (Bear Lake County), Paris — 275 — Paris
This pioneer Idaho town was founded Sept. 26, 1863 when a wagon train brought more than 30 families of Mormon colonizers. More pioneers soon followed, some living in huts of quaking aspen and others building log cabins for the mild first . . . — Map (db m105836) HM
Idaho (Bear Lake County), Paris — 386 — Paris Tabernacle
Designed by one of Brigham Young's sons, this imposing Romanesque tabernacle was built between 1884 an 1889 by skilled local craftsmen. Swiss stone masons cut and carved red sandstone that horse and ox teams hauled from a canyon 18 miles . . . — Map (db m105848) HM
Idaho (Franklin County), Franklin — Franklin Historic DistrictPioneer Historic Byway
Franklin is Idaho's oldest town. Settled in 1860 by Mormon pioneers who traveled to the vicinity of the confluence of Worm Creek and Muddy River, by year's end, 61 Latter-day Saints (LDS) families were there. The LDS laid out a fort-style village, . . . — Map (db m105566) HM
Idaho (Franklin County), Franklin — Franklin's Pioneer School House 1860
The first school in the new colony was in the home of Hannah Comish, who was the teacher. This was the first white school taught in the State of Idaho. Her home was located on the east side of the fort where she taught about 20 pupils with a three . . . — Map (db m105559) HM
Idaho (Franklin County), Franklin — 388 — Hatch House
In 1874, Bishop L.H. Hatch built a mansion that has been preserved as a fine example of pioneer Idaho architecture. Idaho's only railroad serving Montana's thriving mining camps, reached here that year -- a time of depression between gold . . . — Map (db m105694) HM
Idaho (Franklin County), Franklin — 23 — Idaho's Oldest Town
Franklin was settled April 14, 1860 by Mormon pioneers. The free local museum exhibits a large collection of tools and relics of pioneer days. The founding of Franklin was part of a well organized plan of Mormon expansion. Church . . . — Map (db m105556) HM
Idaho (Franklin County), Franklin — Lorenzo Hill Hatch & John Doney Houses
These two buildings are examples of the types of houses that were built in Franklin and other Mormon communities from the 1860s to the 1880s. Typically early Franklin dwellings were simple cabins with a central hall, as the residents prospered they . . . — Map (db m105695) HM
Idaho (Franklin County), Franklin — 93 — Old Fort of Franklin
Franklin, the first permanent Anglo-Saxon settlement in Idaho, was settled in 1860 by a group of Mormon Pioneer families from Utah. The fort in which they first lived was erected for protection against Indians, men standing guard outside at night . . . — Map (db m105697) HM
Idaho (Franklin County), Franklin — The Birthplace of Samuel P. Cowley
Samuel Cowley was born in Franklin, Idaho on July 23, 1899 to parents Matthais F. Cowley and Luella Parkinson. He was the fifth son in the family of nine sons and six daughters. The Cowleys lived here until Sam was six years old and the family . . . — Map (db m105558) HM
Idaho (Franklin County), Franklin — ZCMI Co-op Building1870-1900
Official outlet of the ZCMI (Zion's Co-operative Mercantile Institution), "America's First Department Store". This building housed the Franklin Co-op from circa 1877 to 1900. It was part of the ZCMI co-operative system serving more than 150 . . . — Map (db m105563) HM
Idaho (Franklin County), Preston — 6 — A Battle Becomes a MassacreMassacre at Bear River — The Largest Indian Massacre in the West
The four-hour fight left the Shoshone band decimated and terrified. Lodges, food caches and belongings were burned and women and children murdered. Chief Bear Hunter was cruelly tortured to death. When the killing ceased, the massacre field was . . . — Map (db m105803) HM
Idaho (Franklin County), Preston — 5 — Attack at Bia OgoiMassacre at Bear River — The Largest Indian Massacre in the West
Before dawn on the bitterly cold day of January 26, Shoshone leader Sagwich rose early to survey the area. As he looked toward the bluffs to the south he observed what seemed to be a mist of fog crawling down the bluffs across the river from the . . . — Map (db m105802) HM
Idaho (Franklin County), Preston — 186 — Bear River Massacre Monument — Pioneer Women
Attacks by the Indians on the peaceful inhabitants in this vicinity led to the final battle here January 29, 1863. The conflict occurred in deep snow and bitter cold. Scores of wounded and frozen soldiers were taken from the battlefield to the . . . — Map (db m105785) HM
Idaho (Franklin County), Preston — BB ID-4 — Bidwell/Bartleson Trail - Small Brook
First Overland Emigrant Party "Left the river on account of the hills which obstructed our way on it, ... Road uncommonly broken, did not reach the river, distance about 4 miles" -- John Bidwell, Saturday, August 14, 1841 "We traveled about . . . — Map (db m105832) HM
Idaho (Franklin County), Preston — 4 — California Volunteers March to the Bear RiverMassacre at Bear River — A Clash of Cultures
The tensions between the Shoshone and the settlers eventually led to a call from Utah territorial leaders of help from the Army, but the Civil War was on and military resources were stretched thin. In 1861 the third California Volunteer Infantry has . . . — Map (db m105801) HM
Idaho (Franklin County), Preston — 3 — Change and ConflictMassacre at Bear River — A Clash of Cultures
End of a Way of Life The delicate balance in which the Shoshone managed food resources for thousands of years was drastically altered by colonization. By the mid-1800s, the Oregon and California Trails brought thousands of pioneers and . . . — Map (db m105799) HM
Idaho (Franklin County), Preston — 432 — Old Delta Sediments
Diverted into this valley by lava flows, the Bear River deposited a huge, mostly red clay delta here where it entered a vast inland sea that covered much of Utah. About 14,500 years ago , its shoreline suddenly went down about 80 feet . . . — Map (db m105834) HM
Idaho (Franklin County), Preston — Oneida Stake Academy
The Oneida Stake Academy was constructed with hand-hewn rock by Mormon pioneers between 1890 and 1895. Its purpose was to provide an inspirational setting for their youth to obtain a first-class education, despite frontier challenges. Of 35 . . . — Map (db m105699) HM
Idaho (Franklin County), Preston — Preston's First Schoolhouse
This marks the site of Preston's first schoolhouse built in 1879 — Map (db m105707) HM
Idaho (Franklin County), Preston — 2 — Shoshone Bear River Winter HomeMassacre at Bear River — Mo-so-da Kahni, "Home of the Lungs"
Bia Ogoi - Big River The Bear River -- called Bia Ogoi or Big River by the Shoshone people -- runs west and south through this semiarid valley, eventually emptying into the Great Salt Lake. The river and its many tributaries create . . . — Map (db m105797) HM
Idaho (Franklin County), Preston — 16 — The Battle of Bear River
The Battle of Bear River was fought in this vicinity January 29, 1863 Col. P.E. Connor, leading 300 California volunteers from Camp Douglas, Utah against Bannock and Shoshoni Indian guilty of hostile attacks on emigrants and settlers engaged about . . . — Map (db m105787) HM
Idaho (Franklin County), Preston — 7 — The Earth Will RememberMassacre at Bear River — Remember, But Never Forget
We cry for the loss and sacrifice of those who did not survive and we honor the strength of those who lived. After the massacre, the survivors, now under Chief Sagwitch, were aided by other bands as they escaped southward. Most of the . . . — Map (db m105805) HM
Idaho (Franklin County), Preston — 1 — The ShoshoneMassacre at Bear River — Moving With The Seasons
Newe, The People The Shoshone refer to themselves as Newe, the People. Their ancestral territory reached from the Wind River Range in western Wyoming to the middle of Nevada, and from the Salmon River in northeastern Idaho to central . . . — Map (db m105795) HM
Idaho (Franklin County), Preston — 257 — Utah & Northern Railway
One mile south and directly west of this highway, an old 1878 railway grade is still visible, although trains have not used it since 1890. Jay Gould -- a nationally prominent financier and Union Pacific owner -- extended Utah and Northern . . . — Map (db m105708) HM
Idaho (Franklin County), Thatcher — 431 — Range Wars
Armed cattle ranchers delayed farm settlement here for six years before a permanent farm community was organized in 1872. This kind of conflict occurred in widely scattered western areas when farm crops displaced rangeland. Families of early . . . — Map (db m105835) HM
Illinois (Kankakee County), Ahern — Walter Andrew and George Hess, Pioneers
In honor of Walter Andrew and George Hess, Pioneers, whose frontier courage, strength and spirit typified the early days in the Kankakee Valley. — Settled here 1839 — — Map (db m105839) HM
Illinois (Kankakee County), Bourbonnais — Jardin aux Potages
Many of the nineteenth-century French-Canadian settlers of Bourbonnais Grove planted the Jardin aux Potages (literaly translated from French to English as “Garden of the Kitchen”). Altough local history does not indicate the exact . . . — Map (db m105653) HM
Illinois (Kankakee County), Bourbonnais — Bourbonnais Grove
Bourbonnais Grove’s first families came from Quebec’s Upper St. Lawrence Valley in the 1830s and ’40s to settle what would become the largest 19th century French-Canadian agrarian village in Illinois. Some immigrants moved on to found St. Anne, St. . . . — Map (db m105623) HM
Illinois (Kankakee County), Bourbonnais — Dedicated to the MemoryGurdon Saltonstall Hubbard, Noel Le Vasseur, Francois Bourbonnais — Father de Pontavisse
Dedicated to the memory of Gurdon Saltonstall Hubbard, Noel Le Vasseur, Francois Bourbonnais—early pioneers in the employ of The American Fur Company who had a post near this site. Father de Pontavisse, first priest and religious . . . — Map (db m105636) HM
Illinois (Kankakee County), Bourbonnais — The Durham-Perry Family Legacy
Thomas Durham bought 160 acres on this site in 1835 from Gurdon S. Hubbard. Known as the Jonveau Reserve, the land lay in an area called Bourbonnais Grove. Durham opened 20 acres for cultivation. In January 1836, parts of Cook and Iroquois Counties . . . — Map (db m105729) HM
Illinois (Kankakee County), Bourbonnais — The Durham-Perry Farmstead Home
Thomas Durham, a Quaker, was born on October 1, 1784, in Brunswick, Virginia, to “a large and influential family” of English origin. They had settled in Virginia in the later part of the 17th or early part of the 18th century. . . . — Map (db m105800) HM
Illinois (Kankakee County), Momence — Hubbard Trail
This trail was blazed by Gurdon S. Hubbard, 1822–1824, connecting the trading posts of the American Fur Company between Vincennes and Chicago. Momence, near the upper crossing of the Kankakee River, is on this trail. Known also as the . . . — Map (db m105838) HM
Indiana (Marion County), Indianapolis — Soldiers and Sailors Monument
To Indiana's Silent Victors War with Mexico 1846 1847 1848 Indiana Regiments No's. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 4585 men Indian and British War 1811-1812 Battle of Tippecanoe Indians defeated Nov. 7, 1811 War of the Revolution Capture of . . . — Map (db m105767) WM
Kentucky (Anderson County), Lawrenceburg — 1122 — Hebron Church
A Cumberland Presbyterian church organized by Rev. Laban Jones in 1827 in log cabin on Thomas McCall farm, overlooking McCall Spring. the itinerant pastor traveled his circuit on horseback visiting his "preaching places twice a year". This church . . . — Map (db m105465) HM
Kentucky (Anderson County), Lawrenceburg — 1121 — McCall's SpringFormerly Cove or Lillard Spring
The McAfee bros., James McCoun, Jr. and Samuel Adams, first white men to explore this area, 1773. Cove Spring and Cove Spring Branch in Franklin Co. boundary line, 1794. Maj. Gen. Kirby Smith, CSA, and troops camped here on their way to join General . . . — Map (db m105464) HM
Kentucky (Boyle County), Danville — 1140 — Clark's Station
Early pioneer settlement erected before 1779. Developed by George Clark, brother-in-law of William Whitley, whose party came to Ky. about 1775. Located on Clark's Run Creek, named for George Clark, it was one of the first stations built in the . . . — Map (db m105411) HM
Kentucky (Boyle County), Danville — 2186 — John William Bate(1855~1945)
Side 1 Original site of Bate High School, built 1912 and named in honor of its founder, John William Bate. Born a slave in Louisville, Bate received an AB from Berea College in 1881 and and AM in 1891. He moved to Danville to teach in 1881 . . . — Map (db m105414) HM
Kentucky (Boyle County), Danville — 1376 — Old Crow Inn / John Crow
Old Crow Inn The oldest existing stone house in Kentucky, built 1784, is part of this building. The house has been enlarged and Doric pillars added. Land purchased from John Crow by James Wright, 1781. Next owner, Colonel Joshua Barbee, who . . . — Map (db m105413) HM
Kentucky (Christian County), Hopkinsville — Cherokee "Trail of Tears"
By the early 1800's white settlers in present-day Georgia, Alabama, and Tennessee wanted the Cherokee farms, especially after the discovery of gold on Cherokee land. In 1830 the U. S. Congress passed the Indian Removal Act; in 1835 three hundred . . . — Map (db m105690) HM
Kentucky (Christian County), Hopkinsville — Ted Poston "Dean of Black Journalists"
He covered major civil rights stories of his era and was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize in 1949. Poston received numerous other awards, including the George Polk Award in Journalism for national reporting. His book of short stories, The Dark Side . . . — Map (db m105693) HM
Kentucky (Christian County), Hopkinsville — The Cherokee A Civilized People
The Cherokee people once occupied much of the mid-Atlantic territory of North America. During the American Revolution they sided with the British against encroaching settlers and were forced to live in the mountains of Georgia, Tennessee, and North . . . — Map (db m105691) HM
Kentucky (Christian County), Hopkinsville — Whitepath and Fly Smith
Chief Whitepath served with Chief John Ross on the six-person Management Committee for Cherokee Removal and Subsistence, arranging for ration stops along the "Trail of Tears".

Cherokee Memorial Park in Hopkinsville, Kentucky, was one of the . . . — Map (db m105687) HM

Kentucky (Lincoln County), Crab Orchard — A Little Bit to Eat at the Race
The races at Sportsman’s Hill began at dawn and were followed by an elaborate breakfast which was prepared in the yard of the house and served out of doors to all the guests. A tradition that continues today at the Kentucky Derby with “The . . . — Map (db m105501) HM
Kentucky (Lincoln County), Crab Orchard — A View from Sportsman’s Hill
The threat of an attack by a large Native American raiding party was a very real possibility in 1788 when William Whitley established a horse race track at Sportsman’s Hill. This threat continued for the next six years. By 1794, most attacks were by . . . — Map (db m105504) HM
Kentucky (Lincoln County), Crab Orchard — Beginning of Horse Racing in Kentucky
Disagreements in early Kentucky were not always settled by duels, but often, by a horse race, run in a straight course of about a quarter mile distance on the public roads. Quarter horses were specifically bred to run these straight-coursed races. . . . — Map (db m105499) HM
Kentucky (Lincoln County), Crab Orchard — Celebration
Most American celebrations of the 18th and 19th centuries were centered about the agrarian cycle of planting and harvesting. Autumn, the harvest season, was the time for gathering of people to assist with the harvesting of crops and the trading of . . . — Map (db m105500) HM
Kentucky (Lincoln County), Crab Orchard — 152 — Crab Orchard Springs
Site of popular watering place 1827 until early 1930's. Famed for number and excellence of mineral springs. Crab Orchard Salts, medical remedy, produced here by evaporation. — Map (db m105265) HM
Kentucky (Lincoln County), Crab Orchard — Grand Gateway to KentuckyCrab Orchard Kentucky
Long Hunters, led by Elisha Walden, first recorded the beautiful orchard of crab apple trees in 1763. Soon, the long hunter's trail from Cumberland Gap to Crab Orchard, as it became known, carried a swelling tide of settlers. Crab Orchard, long . . . — Map (db m105269) HM

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