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By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2017
Combat of the/du Petitcodiac Marker
New Brunswick (Albert County), Hillsborough — Combat of the/du Petitcodiac

Near this town on 3rd September 1755, a detachment of Major Frye's troops, sent from Fort Cumberland to destroy Acadian settlements on the river and compel the people to surrender for deportation, was defeated by a French force under Charles . . . — Map (db m106630) HM

New Brunswick (Albert County), Hopewell Cape — the ebb and flow of Fundy / flux et reflux des eaux de Fundy

Imagine 100 billion tons of water moving in and out of a bay twice every 25 hours. Powered by the gravitational pull of the moon and the sun, Fundy's tides are among the highest in the world and vary daily with the changing positions of . . . — Map (db m106860) HM

New Brunswick (Albert County), Hopewell Cape — the Flowerpots / les pots de Fleurs

Although the flowerpot rocks come in a variety of different shapes and sizes, they have all been formed over millions of years by the dynamic movements of the earth and erosion from glaciers, tides, snow, ice and winds.

The story of the . . . — Map (db m106812) HM

New Brunswick (Albert County), Hopewell Cape — 18th Century Anchor

This 18th century anchor retrieved from the Petitcodiac River at Hopewell Cape in 1981 by Jack Weldon

Donated to the Albert County Historical Society by his wife Grace and sons James, Thomas and Dale

This plaque was . . . — Map (db m106638) HM

New Brunswick (Albert County), Hopewell Cape — Albert County Court HouseLa palaise de justice du comté d'Albert

Designed by local architect Watson Reid, this magnificent Court House was built in 1904 partially on the same foundation as the original that was lost to fire earlier. The County Council reluctantly agreed to pay the whopping $4,495 price . . . — Map (db m106750) HM

New Brunswick (Albert County), Hopewell Cape — Albert County Museum / Musée du comté d'Albert

This small rectangle of land was part of a 738 acre tract originally granted to Robert Dickson Esq. and Jesse Converse on 8 May 1789. The original land grant encompassed all of present day Hopewell Cape. Later, after being acquired by the . . . — Map (db m106770) HM

New Brunswick (Albert County), Hopewell Cape — County Gaol / La prison du comté

An original Shiretown building, the bottom floor of the Gaol was built with three cells and a gaol keeper's apartment. The second story was added around 1902 to provide better accommodations for the gaol keeper's family.

À l'origine . . . — Map (db m106769) HM

New Brunswick (Albert County), Hopewell Cape — County Records Office / Le bureau des archives du comté

An original Shiretown building where all real estate and some other legal transactions were recorded. The records also include County births, marriages and livestock identifiers.

À l'origine un édifice du chef-lieu du comté, les . . . — Map (db m106646) HM

New Brunswick (Albert County), Hopewell Cape — County Tax Office / La perception du comté
An original Shiretown building where County citizens made their remittances. The pressed tin interior is a Victorian era addition that contributes to the building's pleasant ambiance.

À l'origine un édifice du chef-lieu du comté, les . . . — Map (db m106705) HM

New Brunswick (Albert County), Hopewell Cape — Hopewell Cape Community HallLa salle communautaire de Hopewell Cape

As Hopewell Cape grew as the centre of County activity, the need for a Community Hall became apparent. This hall was built around 1870 to satisfy that need. Extensive refurbishment has returned it to a fully functioning centre of . . . — Map (db m106749) HM

New Brunswick (Albert County), Hopewell Cape — Right Honourable Richard Bedford BennettPrime Minister of Canada — August 7, 1930 - October 22, 1935

Viscount of Mickelham, Calgary and Hopewell

[Burgundy marker on monument] Rt. Hon. Richard Bedford Bennett 1870-1947

Born at Hopewell Hill, New Brunswick, Bennett moved to Calgary in 1897. A member of the legislature of the . . . — Map (db m106707) HM

New Brunswick (Albert County), Hopewell Cape — Silver Jubilee Lodge and LibraryLa loge et la bibliotèque "Silver Jubilee"

Built in the early 1900's, this building was converted into the Silver Jubilee Lodge and Library for the Hopewell Cape Boys Club. It later served as a branch of the local regional library system. It has been restored to its 1935 . . . — Map (db m106641) HM

New Brunswick (Albert County), Hopewell Cape — WWI 10cm K 14 German Field Gun1914 - 1919
. . . — Map (db m106632) HM
New Brunswick (Albert County), Riverside-Albert — Abner Reid McClelanJan. 4, 1830 - Jan. 30, 1917 — M.P.P. 1854-1867 • Senator 1867-1896 • Lieut. Governor 1896-1902

A. R. McClelan was born in Riverside. At age twenty-three he entered politics and was elected to represent Albert County in the New Brunswick House of Assembly. He was a keen supporter of Confederation, and after Confederation in 1867 he became . . . — Map (db m106867) HM

New Brunswick (Albert County), Riverside-Albert — Early Irish Families to Albert CountyAs Éirinn go dtí an áit seo

Alcorn • Bailey • Barber • Barrett Bartley • Beatty • Beck • Bell Berryman • Balkeney • Bogle • Boyle Breen • Buchanan • Cahill • Cairns Campbell • Carnwath • Carr • Carty Clark • Cochran • Collins • Connors Crossman • Curry • . . . — Map (db m106862) HM

New Brunswick (Albert County), Riverside-Albert — War MemorialLest We Forget — "Their Name Liveth Forever More"

[front] In grateful remembrance of all those who served in past conflicts In memory of those who gave all

Boer War 1899-1902 • W.W.I 1914-1918 W.W.II 1939-1945 • Korean 1950-1953

At the going down of the sun and in the . . . — Map (db m106865) WM

New Brunswick (Charlotte County), St. Stephen — A whale of a tale / Historie de cétacé

In the waters off New Brunswick you'll find magnificent creatures of the deep - among them, North Atlantic right whales, humpback whales and finback whales

In New Brunswick, we're proud to live along the beautiful shores of the Bay of . . . — Map (db m106917) HM

New Brunswick (Cumberland County), Amherst — Dominion Public Building1935 — Registered Heritage Property

[title is text] — Map (db m107024) HM

New Brunswick (Cumberland County), Fort Lawrence — Beaubassin

[Face] The Acadian village of Beaubassin on this site was founded by settlers from Port Royal around 1672. Upon the arrival of Major Charles Lawrence with British troops in April 1750, the French authorities had the village destroyed in . . . — Map (db m106953) HM

New Brunswick (Cumberland County), Fort Lawrence — Trans Canada Highway

Formal opening of the Nova Scotia portion of the Trans Canada Highway from the New Brunswick border to terminals at Caribou and North Sydney, a distance of 279 miles, took place November 22, 1968, at this point; having been constructed as a . . . — Map (db m106956) HM

New Brunswick (Kings County), Sussex — Dominion Building1883 — Sussex Preservation Area Heritage Property

[Title is text] — Map (db m106869) HM

New Brunswick (Kings County), Sussex — Site of One of the First Irving Service Stations

On this site in 1930, K. C. Irving built one of the first Irving service stations. We are proud to donate this land to assist in the development of Peace Park, built for the enjoyment of the citizens of Sussex and their visitors.

Thank you . . . — Map (db m106903) HM

New Brunswick (Kings County), Sussex — War Memorial

In memory of those who gave their lives for freedom and Canada

[Dedicated] 2nd August 1970 — Map (db m106906) WM

New Brunswick (Kings County), Sussex — War Memorial

1914 ~ 1918 [Honored Dead]

John Andrews • John Bloomfield • Allen Bremner Leonard Bunnell • George Bunnell • Harry Carr George Calhoun • Frederick W. Crawford • George Chapman Guy Chapman • Thomas DeCoursey • John Dawson . . . — Map (db m106908) WM

New Brunswick (Westmoreland County), Moncton — Armenian Genocide Centennial Memorial1915 - 2015 — April 24, 1915

In memory of the 1.5 million martyrs of the Armenian Genocide and all victims of genocide

A la mémoire de 1,5 millions de martyrs du génocide arménien et de toutes les victimes de génocide — Map (db m106601) HM WM

New Brunswick (Westmoreland County), Moncton — First Settlers / Premiers Colons

This part of "Le Coude" (The Bend) was in earlier times called Terre-Rouge. Three families from the Grand-Prée region first settled here:

Jean Babineau & Isabelle Breau, circa 1733, followed by Joseph Breau & Isabelle Thibodeau and . . . — Map (db m106603) HM

New Brunswick (Westmoreland County), Moncton — Joseph Salter Moncton 100 Monument

The Moncton 100 Monument honours Joseph Salter, shipbuilder, entrepreneur and first mayor of the Township of Moncton in 1855.

Local entrepreneurs, whose names are inscribed on this monument, undertook funding of the project as their gift to . . . — Map (db m106613) HM

New Brunswick (Westmoreland County), Sackville — Battle of NormandyD Day June 6th, 1944 — Juno Beach

A vial of sand taken from Juno Beach has been poured into the header of this memorial to honor the 14,000 Canadians who took part in the Battle of Normandy — Map (db m106592) HM

New Brunswick (Westmoreland County), Sackville — HMCS/NCSM Sackville

This garden is named in honour of HMCS Sackville, a corvette that had a distinguished career during the Second World War. She was launched on May 15, 1941 in Saint John, New Brunswick and was christened by Mrs. J.E.W. Oland in the . . . — Map (db m106595) HM WM

Nova Scotia (Cumberland County), Amherst — Edward Barron Chandler1800 - 1880

Born in Amherst, Chandler was called to the New Brunswick bar in 1823. He represented Westmorland in the legislature (1827-36), was a Legislative Councillor (1836-78) and a member of the Executive Council almost continuously between 1844 and . . . — Map (db m107018) HM

Nova Scotia (Cumberland County), Amherst — Former Site of Amherst Post Office1935 - 1976

[Title is text] — Map (db m107022) HM

Nova Scotia (Cumberland County), Amherst — Robert Barry Dickey1811 - 1903

Born in Amherst, educated at Windsor Academy, and called to the bar in 1834, Dickey practiced law in Amherst and sat in the Legislative Council of Nova Scotia (1858-67). A Father of Confederation, he attended both the Charlottetown and Quebec . . . — Map (db m107017) HM

Nova Scotia (Cumberland County), Fort Lawrence — Beaubassin 1672-1750

This area was the site of the Acadian village of Beaubassin, first known Bourgeois settlement. Raided in 1696 and again in 1703 by a force from Boston under Captain Ben Church. Occupied by French troops in 1746 who travelled on snowshoes in . . . — Map (db m106951) HM

Nova Scotia (Cumberland County), Fort Lawrence — Un hommage à/A Tribute to Jacob (Jacques) Bourgeois

Fondateur, vers 1672, de Beaubassin premier établissement dans la région de la rivière Missagouèche et initiateur de l'agriculture maraîchère en Acadie

Jacob Bourgeois arriva à Port-Royal en 1641 à titre de chirurgien pour la colonie . . . — Map (db m107012) HM

Ontario (Thunder Bay District), Thunder Bay — Canadian Car & FoundryLa Canadian Car & Foundry
"Can Car" was the main plant of Canada's largest aircraft manufacturer during the Second World War. Here, workers built 1,451 of the reliable Hawker Hurricanes that won renown in the battle of Britain and 835 Curtiss Helldivers, significantly . . . — Map (db m106692) HM
Ontario (Thunder Bay District), Thunder Bay — Col. Elizabeth Smellie 1884-1968
This celebrated Canadian army nurse and public health authority was born in Port Arthur. In 1909 "Beth" Smellie became night supervisor at McKellar General Hospital. Joining the Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps in 1915, she served in France and . . . — Map (db m106976) HM
Ontario (Thunder Bay District), Thunder Bay — Connaught Square
This square was named in 1936 for Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught, third son of Queen Victoria. He was serving in Canada with his regiment in 1870, when Colonel Wolseley named Prince Arthur's Landing (later Port Arthur) in his honour. Created Duke . . . — Map (db m107067) HM
Ontario (Thunder Bay District), Thunder Bay — Cummins Site
At least 9,000 years old, the Cummins site is one of the most significant of several Palaeo-Indian archaeological sites that form the Lakehead Complex. Many of these early seasonal camps were located on the shoreline of ancient Lake Minong, at a . . . — Map (db m106858) HM
Ontario (Thunder Bay District), Thunder Bay — Elizabeth Muriel Gregory "Elsie" MacGill(1905-1980)
Elsie MacGill made remarkable contributions to aeronautical engineering by introducing mass-production techniques for the Hawker Hurricane built here during the Second World War and later by developing international air-worthiness regulations. . . . — Map (db m106696) HM
Ontario (Thunder Bay District), Thunder Bay — Fort Kaministiquia 1717
A small fort was established near here in 1717 by a French officer, Zacharie Robutel de la Nouë. First of a projected series of bases en route to the "Western Sea", it replaced a structure built in 1679 by Daniel Greysolon, Sieur Dulhut, on another . . . — Map (db m106760) HM
Ontario (Thunder Bay District), Thunder Bay — Fort William
In aboriginal times the Kaministikwia river was an important link between the Great Lakes and the northwest, and from the late 17th century French posts here at its mouth served as bases for the penetration of the interior. Between 1804 and 1821 . . . — Map (db m106755) HM
Ontario (Thunder Bay District), Thunder Bay — Fort William
When the boundary settlement of 1783 placed its major inland depot, Grand Portage, in U.S. territory, the North West Company was forced to seek a new site on British soil. Following the reopening of the Kaministikwia route a new post, later named . . . — Map (db m106757) HM
Ontario (Thunder Bay District), Thunder Bay — Lakehead University
In response to a brief from Lakehead educators and business representatives outlining northwestern Ontario's need for an institution of higher education, a provincial Order-in-Council established the Lakehead Technical Institute in 1946. Two years . . . — Map (db m106857) HM
Ontario (Thunder Bay District), Thunder Bay — Simon James Dawson1820-1902
Born in Scotland, Dawson emigrated to Canada as a young man and began his career as a civil engineer. In 1857 as a member of a Canadian government expedition, he surveyed a line of road from the Lakehead to Fort Garry and in 1858-59 further . . . — Map (db m106859) HM
Ontario (Thunder Bay District), Thunder Bay — The Capture of Fort William
In 1812, the Earl of Selkirk settled dispossessed Scottish highlanders on Red River valley lands granted by the Hudson's Bay Company. The HBC's rival in the fur trade, the North West Company, feared the new colony would block its trade and . . . — Map (db m106761) HM
Ontario (Thunder Bay District), Thunder Bay — The Reverend Richard Baxter, S.J., 1821-1904
Born in Carlisle, England, Baxter came to Canada as a child. He studied in Toronto and at the Sulpician College in Montreal before becoming, reputedly, the first English-speaking Jesuit novice in Canada. After his ordination in New York in 1854, he . . . — Map (db m107065) HM
Ontario (Thunder Bay District), Thunder Bay — The Western Route of the C.P.R.
In June, 1875, the first sod on the Canadian Pacific Railway's line from the Lakehead to the West was turned at Fort William. A government contract of that year called for the building of a line northwest towards Lake Shebandowan. In 1882 the . . . — Map (db m106758) HM
Ontario (Thunder Bay District), Thunder Bay — Thunder Bay Tourist Pagoda
This tourist kiosk was erected in 1909 to promote Port Arthur's social and economic merits to visitors and investors. Its eye-catching architecture and strategic location reflect civic boosterism and the city's rivalry with nearby Fort William . . . — Map (db m107068) HM
Ontario (Thunder Bay District), Thunder Bay — William McGillivray1764-1825
Born in Inverness-shire, Scotland, McGillivray joined the North West Company in 1784, became a partner in 1790 and its principal director in 1804. Fort Kaministiquia, the Company's wilderness headquarters, was renamed Fort William in his honour in . . . — Map (db m106759) HM
Egypt, Luxor Governate, Luxor — The Two Obelisques Of Queen Hatshepsut
These two obelisques were erected by Hatshepsut in the Hypostyle Hall of her father Tuthmosis I. They were both cut out of red granite quarries at Aswan. According to the text which is covering the obelisques the whole job took 7 months. — Map (db m106725) HM
Germany, Baden-Württemberg (Ostalbkreis), Schwäbisch Gmünd — 32 — Garten der Partnerstadt Bethlehem (USA) / Garden of the Sister City of Bethlehem (USA)
Die Partnerschaft zwischen Bethlehem und Schwäbisch Gmünd besteht seit 1991. Bethlehem ist eine der ältesten Städte der USA. Sie wurde am Heiligen Abend 1741 von einer deutschen Pilgergruppe - den "Moravians" (Mährern) - gegründet. Die . . . — Map (db m106895) HM
Germany, Baden-Württemberg (Ostalbkreis), Schwäbisch Gmünd — Katharina Czisch
geboren am 7. September 1909 als Katharina Probst in Leer/Ostfriesland gestorben am 21. Januar 1999 in Stuttgart Die Berufsträume ihrer Jugendzeit, den Armen unter den Menschen das Leben zu erleichtern, konnte die Juristin . . . — Map (db m106984) HM
Jordan, Ma'an Governorate, Ma'an — Al-Khazna (Pharaoh's Treasury)
It is the most perfect facade in Petra. It is situated at the end of the Siq, with a height of 39.50m. The lower level is decorated with six Corinthian capitals that are spanned by a frieze of griffins and vases among scrolls. A vegetation goddess . . . — Map (db m106671) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Agustín Lara
Agustín Lara Aguirre y del Pino 1900-1970 Mis Pobres Manos Alas Quebradas Nuestro agradecimiento a la Delegación de Coyoacán por su apoyo Donada por Vianey Larraga y Agustín Lara Larraga Agosto de 2015 Escultores: Martín González Erik . . . — Map (db m106868) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Architectonic puzzle: The façade of Tecpan
Rompecabezas arquitectónico: la fachada del Tecpan Durante la construcción de la unidad habitacional Tlatelolco, los arquitectos decidieron desprender la fachada principal del Tecpan, retirándolo por partes. Luego, la volvieron a armar para . . . — Map (db m106932) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Friar Bernardino Sahagún
Aquí escribió Fr. Bernardino de Sahagun su “Historia de las cosas de Nueva España.” 1564. Direccion de monumentos coloniales y de la República. English translation: Here Friar Bernardino de Sahagún wrote . . . — Map (db m106748) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — House of Hernán Cortés
Casa de Hernan Cortes. El Ayuntamiento en 1892. English translation: House of Hernán Cortés The City Hall of 1892. — Map (db m106874) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Leon Trotsky’s Funeral Column
La Estela FunerariaEl 22 de agosto de 1940, un día después de su muerte, el cuerpo de León Trotsky fue trasladado, para su incineración, de la funeraria Alcázar al crematorio; de acuerdo con las crónicas publicadas por los periódicos por esas . . . — Map (db m106782) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Octavio Nicolás Fernández Vilchis
En memoria de Octavio Nicolás Fernández Vilchis (1914-2003) Maestro normalista, con estudios en la Facultad de Economía de la UNAM. Pertenceció a la segunda generación de trotskistas en México y fue dirigente de la liga Comunista . . . — Map (db m106866) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — The Diego Rivera Anahuacalli Museum
Museo Diego Rivera Anahuacalli “Anahuacalli era el templo donde la humanidad se reunía alrededor de los cuatro elementos naturales: agua, fuego, viento y tierra”. Susana Aviña Herrera El diseño del Anahuacalli - palabra que . . . — Map (db m106873) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — The Small Area of Tlatelolco
La Zona ChicaSe pueden contemplar diferentes etapas constructivas del límite en el recinto ceremonial, posiblemente el Coatepantli (Muralla de los Serpientes). En el patio estucado se aprecian restos de las habitaciones de quienes hacían los . . . — Map (db m106912) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — The Tecpan throughout time
El Tecpan a través del tiempoTras derrotar a los mexicas e inmediatamente después de la toma de Tlatelolco, Hernán Cortés ordenó construir el Tecpan para que fuera la sede del poder Judicial de la Capital de la República de Indios, mismo que . . . — Map (db m106955) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Tlatelolco
Tlatelolco La conjunción de edificios modernos con Monumentos Prehispánicos y Coloniales da el nombre de la Plaza de las Tres Culturas. Los Monumentos Prehispánicos corresponden al Recinto Ceremonial de México - Tlatelolco, la ciudad gemela . . . — Map (db m106909) HM
Mexico, Ciudad de México, Ciudad de Mexico — Vicente Riva Palacio
Vicente Riva Palacio 1832 – 1896 Nació en la ciudad de México. Participó en la Revolución de Ayutla y estuvo al frente del Ejército del Centro durante la intervención extranjera. Fue gobernador de los estados de México y Michoacán y . . . — Map (db m106954) HM
Mexico, Querétaro (Municipality of La Corregidora), El Pueblito — Father Joseph Kentenich
Padre José Kentenich 1885-1968 Fundador de Movimiento Apostólico de Schoenstatt Dilexit Ecclesiam (Amó la Iglesia) 18 de octubre, 2005 English translation: Father Joseph Kentenich 1885-1968 Founder of the Apostolic Movement of . . . — Map (db m106701) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — 1052 — "Lejonet" / "The Lion"
Vid 1625 års brand skadades på denna tomt flera medeltida hus av vilka ett sedan 1605 inrymde värdshuset "Lejonet". 1636 uppförde assessor Nils Nilsson Stiernflycht detta hus under ledning av murmästaren Hans Ferster. Nuvarande exteriör . . . — Map (db m106892) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — A Park and Gardens
1838 anlade Svenska Trädgårdsföreningen en park och trädgårdsanläggning på Barnhuskällaretomten. Vid ingången mot Drottninggatan uppfördes två paviljonger och mellan dem ett järnstaket, den södra paviljongen blev cafe, den norra kom att . . . — Map (db m106870) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — August StrindbergBlå Tornet / Blue Tower
Drottninggatan 85 Blå Tornet Författaren August Strindberg (1849-1912) bodde i detta hus mellan 1908 och 1912. På fjärde våningen låg hans bostad som tillsammans med biblioteket på sjätte våningen numera ingår i . . . — Map (db m106798) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — Centrumhuset / Center Building
Byggnaden uppförd 1931 som affärsoch kontorshus, Arkitekt Cyrillus Johansson. Huset är en tegelbyggnad med pelarstomme av järn. Den svängda fasaden mot Kungsgatan med sin betonade horisontalitet har en stark och personlig karaktär. . . . — Map (db m106814) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — Första Cirkusföreställningen i Sverige / The First Circus in Sweden
Här på Barnhuskällaren gavs den 18 okt. 1787 den första cirkusföreställningen i Sverige. Evenemanget genomfördes av den engelska konstberidarfamiljen JAMES PRICE. De stannade här till den 9 juni 1788 och väckte stort uppseende med den för . . . — Map (db m106887) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — Jenny Nyström
Konstnärinnan Jenny Nyström Stoopendaal (1854-1946) hade under åren 1887-1942 sin ateljé i hemmet på Tegnérgatan 37. Jenny Nyström är en av landets mest uppskattade konstnärer och illustratörer och större delen av hennes ca 10.000 . . . — Map (db m106856) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — Kammarrättens hus / Administrative Court of Appeal
Numera hyr Högsta förvaltningsdomstolen Kammarrätten hus. Det byggdes för dem 1804-1807 och var ett av landets första renodlade kontorshus. Byggnaden restes på ruinerna av Krusiska palatset. Elsa Krus hade varit hovjungfru hos . . . — Map (db m106893) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — Konserthuset / The Concert Hall
Konserthuset Uppfördes 1924-26 efter ritningar av Ivar Tengbom och räknas som en höjdpunkt i den svenska 20-talsklassicismen. Flera av 1920-talets främsta konstnärer, bland dem Isaac Grünewald, har bidragit till interiörens . . . — Map (db m106821) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — Kungliga Operan / Royal Opera House
Operahuset uppfördes 1892- 1898 efter ritningar av arkitekten Axel Anderberg. Byggnaden ersatte Gustav III:s opera på samma tomt, vars fasad hade fått en replik i det motstående palatset. Restaurangen planerades från början, och öppnade . . . — Map (db m106765) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — LO-Huset / LO Building
Uppfördes 1899 för trävaruhandlaren Gustaf Carlberg. Arkitekt Ferdinand Boberg. Kungl Vetenskapsakademiens nobelkommitteer hade lokaler här till 1909 och Sv Akademiens Nobelinstitut till 1921. Huset förvärvades 1926 av . . . — Map (db m106851) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — Norrbro
Bron beslutades 1756, men var färdig först 1807 och är Stockholms enda bevarade stenvalvbro. Arkitekt var. C.F. Adelcrantz. Läget mittemot slottet planerades redan på 1600-talet av Jean de la Vallé och Tessin d.y. och innebar att ett . . . — Map (db m106764) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — Norstedts
Huvudbyggnaden mot vattnet uppfördes 1882-89 för P. A. Norstedt & Söner. Arkitekt var Magnus Isaeus. I anläggningen ingår ett bostadshus från 1772, ritat av Erik Palmstedt, samt en tryckeribyggnad från 1857 av J. F. Åbom. Firman grundades . . . — Map (db m106882) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — Södra Bankohuset / Southern Bank Building
Detta är sannolikt världens äldsta bankbyggnad. Den byggdes för Riksens Ständers Bank, det som 1866 blev Sveriges Riksbank. Här har funnits bankverksamhet från 1680-1905. Huset är byggt i tre etapper. Den äldsta delen mot . . . — Map (db m106766) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — Stallbron
Namnet härrör från det kungliga stallet, som låg på Helgeandsholmen. Bron nämns 1288 och ledde snett över Helgeandsholmen med fortsättning till Gustaf Adolfs torg. Broaria över norra och södra strömfåran kallades gemensamt Norrbro. Dess . . . — Map (db m106864) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — 1047 — Storkyrkans Hus / Cathedral House
Medeltida byggnad, på-och ombyggnad under 1600-talet. Sedan medeltiden boställeshus för Storkykans präster. [English translation:] Medieval building, renovated in the 17th century. Since the Middle Ages, the . . . — Map (db m106933) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — 1049 — Stuténska Huset / The Stuten Building
Medeltida borgarhus ombyggt vid 1600-talets mitt. Den originella fasaden, som tillkom 1780 efter ritningar av stockholmsmurmästaren J.W. Friese, är avsed att vid anblicken från Slottsbacken korrespondera med Storkyrkans östgavel. . . . — Map (db m106915) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — Villa Lusthusporten
Djurgården was originally an enclosed royal hunting ground accessed through various gates. During the 17th century, there was a summer house (Lusthus) here, giving the nearby gate its name (Lusthusporten). In the 19th century, Djurgården . . . — Map (db m106935) HM
Sweden, Södermanland Province (Stockholm County), Stockholm — Warodellska Huset / The Warodell House
Huset, uppfördes 1854 för handlanden Lars Johan Warodell efter ritningar av arkitekt Fredrik Wilh. Scholander. Biografen Skandia är en tillbyggnad från 1920-24 ritad av arkitekt Ragnar Hjorth. Biograf-inredningen är utförd av arkitekt . . . — Map (db m106799) HM
Alabama, Annistion — 8 — West 15th Street Historic District — Anniston Civil Rights Trail
This district was once the economic and social hub of Anniston's African American community. In its heyday (1940-1950), the District was a "city within a city," with businesses that catered to the black community. Grocery stores, restaurants, . . . — Map (db m106650) HM
Alabama, Hobson City — Town of Hobson City, Alabama
Front Hobson City is Alabama's first incorporated black city. The area was first known as Mooree Quarter, a black settlement that was part of Oxford, Alabama. After a black man was elected Justice of the Peace in Oxford, one mayor . . . — Map (db m106598) HM
Alabama (Calhoun County), Anniston — 7 — Anniston Memorial HospitalMay 14, 1961 — Anniston Civil Rights Trail
When seven injured "Freedom Riders" arrived at the Hospital on this date, the mob that had attacked them earlier in the day followed. The Riders were testing desegregation of public transportation in the South by riding buses. The bus they . . . — Map (db m106647) HM
Alabama (Calhoun County), Anniston — 6 — Anniston Public Library DesegregationSeptember 15-16, 1963 — Anniston Civil Rights Trail
Desegregation of the Library began when two African American pastors, Reverends William B. McClain and Nimrod Q. Reynolds, peacefully attempted to enter the building on September 15, 1963. Their actions were endorsed by the city of Anniston . . . — Map (db m106644) HM
Alabama (Calhoun County), Anniston — Calhoun County World War I Memorial 1917 - 1919
South side This tablet is erected in honor of the Soldiers and Sailors from Calhoun County Alabama who served in the Great World War 1917 - 1919 North side Calhoun . . . — Map (db m106706) WM
Alabama (Calhoun County), Anniston — George W. Ingram1918-1941 — U.S. Navy
Seaman Second Class, United States Navy, George Washington Ingram was killed in action in the defense of Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. For Seaman Ingram's bravery, an American destroyer was built and named in his honor. The U.S.S. George . . . — Map (db m106617) HM
Alabama (Calhoun County), Anniston — 3 — Greyhound Bus Station Protest, May 14, 1961 — Anniston Civil Rights Trail
Front This was the site of the Greyhound bus terminal where on May 14, 1961, a bus carrying black and white Civil Rights Activists known as "Freedom Riders" was attacked by a mob of whites who were protesting desegregation of public . . . — Map (db m106621) HM
Alabama (Calhoun County), Anniston — 9 — Seventeenth Street Missionary Baptist Church, Organized 1887 — Anniston Civil Rights Trail
Seventeenth Street Missionary Baptist Church served as the home of "mass meetings" for black Annistonians who planned and executed Anniston's part of the Civil Rights Movement. Reverends D.C. Washington (1937-1960) and Nimrod Q. Reynolds (1960-2008) . . . — Map (db m106651) HM
Alabama (Calhoun County), Anniston — 1 — Southern Railway Station AttackJanuary 2, 1961 — Anniston Civil Rights Trail
Local "Jim Crow" laws in the first half of the 20th century enforced racial segregation in public transportation facilities throughout the South. The U.S. Supreme Court decision in Boynton v. Virginia (1960) upheld that segregation in these . . . — Map (db m106602) HM
Alabama (Calhoun County), Anniston — 5 — The Human Relations Council — Anniston Civil Rights Trail
The Anniston City Commission, on May 16, 1963, established by resolution the Human Relations Council, consisting of five white men and four black men. The Council's purpose was to "make recommendations concerning human relations," and its members . . . — Map (db m106627) HM
Alabama (Calhoun County), Anniston — The Legacy of the Military / Anniston's Military Heritage
The Legacy of the Military On the other side of Anniston, the Army constructed an Ordnance Depot on 15,000 acres west of the city during WWII. Over time, the depot evolved into the region's largest employer. The economic and community . . . — Map (db m106619) HM
Alabama (Calhoun County), Anniston — 4 — The Murder of Willie Brewster, July 15, 1965 — Anniston Civil Rights Trail
Willie Brewster became the target of white extremists after words spoke at a National States Rights Party encouraged them to commit acts of violence against blacks. As Brewster drove home with co-workers from the night shift at Union Foundry, he was . . . — Map (db m106626) HM
Alabama (Calhoun County), Anniston — Trailways AttackSeeking Justice
1st Panel Two busloads of Freedom Riders arrived in Alabama on Sunday, May 14, 1961, bound for New Orleans. It was an organized effort by the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) to challenge the South's continued defiance of U. S. . . . — Map (db m106721) HM
Alabama (Calhoun County), Anniston — 2 — Trailways Bus Station AttackMay 14, 1961 — Anniston Civil Rights Trail
Throughout the first half of the 20th century, race relations in the South were dominated by local "Jim Crow" laws. Although in 1960 the Supreme Court ruled that racial segregation violated the Interstate Commerce Act, local laws persisted. . . . — Map (db m106605) HM
Alabama (Calhoun County), Anniston — Tyrus Raymond Cobb
In 1904, 18 year old Tyrus Raymond Cobb lived in a boarding house on this site while playing minor league baseball for the Anniston Steelers. From nearby Scarbrough Drug Store on Noble Street he wrote letters, using fictitious names, to sports . . . — Map (db m106606) HM
Alabama (Calhoun County), Oxford — Creek Indian Campaign Memorial
A Memorial to Gen. Andrew Jackson, the Tennessee Patriots, the Alabama Patriots, and pioneers who by their courage and fortitude in 1813 - 1814, won five successful battles in the Creek Indian Campaign. Side . . . — Map (db m106593) HM
Alabama (Calhoun County), Oxford — Historic Oxford
First incorporated as a town, February 7, 1852, in Benton County, Oxford's second incorporation was approved February 21, 1860 in Calhoun County. Long before this territory was “settled”, it was inhabited by Creek Indians. In the time . . . — Map (db m106589) HM
Alabama (Calhoun County), Oxford — Simmons Park
The town of Oxford was first incorporated by the Alabama legislature in 1852. The original boundaries included a one square mile area enlarged in 1860. Oxford became active as a cotton and trading center but during the Civil War growth slowed, and . . . — Map (db m106591) HM
Alabama (Lee County), Auburn — Auburn WWI Memorial
In memory of The Auburn Men who gave their lives in the World War — Map (db m106948) WM
Alabama (Lee County), Auburn — The Auburn Guards
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Arkansas (Ouachita County), Camden — Camden Water BattleCivil War — 1864
In the fall of 1864, much of the Confederate infantry in Arkansas was ordered to move to Camden to protect the approaches to Texas during General Sterling Price’s absences in being transferred to the Missouri Campaign.

In September 1864, . . . — Map (db m106889) HM WM

Arkansas (Ouachita County), Camden — To Our Confederate Women1861 - 1865
To the Confederate women Whose pious ministration To our wounded soldiers, Soothed the last hours of those Who died far from the objects Of their tenderest love; Whose domestic labors Contributed much to supply The wants of . . . — Map (db m106934) HM WM
California (San Francisco City and County), San Francisco — Migration of the Monastery Stones
The weathered stones in the limestone wall that frames this garden were once part of the Cistercian Monastery in Santa Maria de Ovila in Spain. 1188 The monastery was founded, and for over six centuries it dominated its surroundings near . . . — Map (db m106634) HM
California (San Francisco City and County), San Francisco — Planning Golden Gate Park
In the 1860's, San Francisco was a booming city fueled by the Gold Rush and the first transcontinental railroad. Civic leaders envisioned a large park and arboretum similar to those in European cities and the eastern United States. Skeptics argued . . . — Map (db m106635) HM
California (Santa Barbara County), Santa Barbara — The Oreña Adobe1849
Constructed in 1849 by Don José de la Guerra, this adobe was originally used to house supplies brought in from ships anchored in the harbor. Don Gaspar Oreña bought the adobe and added the story-and-a-half portion in 1858, shortly after his . . . — Map (db m106881) HM
California (Santa Cruz County), Davenport — Swanton Pacific RanchThe History of Swanton — As told by Al Smith, July, 1990
Indian Days Most of the Indian activity of the Central California Ohlone Tribe took place in the canyon or valley to the north, Waddell Creek. which runs east and west and has a greater beach area. Some evidence such as shell piles and . . . — Map (db m106636) HM
California (Santa Cruz County), Davenport — Washout 1997 to 2001
In 1998, the Swanton Pacific Railroad was blessed by Mother Nature. The high water floods caused by the El Niño weather phenomenon washed away about 200 feet of creek bank along Scotts Creek. The SPRR main line runs about one mile along the normally . . . — Map (db m106639) HM
Colorado (Prowers County), Lamar — Experience the Past on the Santa Fe Trail
Location, Location, Location Thousands of caravans used the Santa Fe Trail between 1821 and 1880. The trail clung close to the Arkansas River for hundreds of miles across the open plains. The Arkansas Valley offered gentle terrain . . . — Map (db m106937) HM
Colorado (Prowers County), Lamar — Madonna of the Trail
(Front Panel) N.S.D.A.R. Memorial to the Pioneer Mothers of the Covered Wagon Days (Right Side Panel) A place of historical lore noted for Indian lodges; shelter from storm and heat; food supply for beast; bivouac . . . — Map (db m106897) HM
Colorado (Prowers County), Lamar — Santa Fe Trail1822 - 1872
The Santa Fe Trail was the main trade route between Franklin MO and Santa Fe NM. The main part of the trail was 780 miles long. Thousands of freight wagons rumbled along the trail each year, except for the winter months. The trail passes several . . . — Map (db m106939) HM
Colorado (Prowers County), Lamar — Welcome to Colorado - Lamar Country
Welcome to Colorado Colorado’s vast plains, rugged mountains, and grand plateaus, so magnificent in their beauty and variety, seem at times to overshadow the state’s history and people. But look closely. The story of Colorado is every . . . — Map (db m106936) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Farmington — Pitkin's Basin
On this site in 1828 was located "Pitkin's Basin" for the Farmington Canal Company. On November 10, 1828 the packet boat "James Hillhouse" was launched here on its first voyage to New Haven from port of Farmington. The gray building . . . — Map (db m106441) HM
Florida (Flagler County), Flagler Beach — Gamble RogersFlorida Troubadour — Beloved Guitarist, Storyteller, Gentleman
He delighted audiences all across the country with his Southern Gothic tall tales and intricate guitar style, and through his example, inspired high aspirations, personal dignity, and respect for Florida and humanity. Drowned off this beach . . . — Map (db m106690) HM
Florida (Hillsborough County), Apollo Beach — A Butterfly’s Habitat
In the Tampa Bay area’s subtropical climate, butterflies can thrive among many varieties of plants. In fact, most live their entire lives around plants like the ones in this garden, which was created as a butterfly habitat. The plants attract . . . — Map (db m106502) HM
Florida (Hillsborough County), Apollo Beach — Do You See a Manatee?
As manatees move about in the warm water, you may see various parts of their anatomy. These include: Snouts If you hear a rushing noise like that of a snorkeler who’s blowing water out of his tube, be sure to scan the water’s surface for . . . — Map (db m106503) HM
Florida (Hillsborough County), Apollo Beach — Listen carefully to hear a manatee!
Manatees can communicate with each other by making squeaks, chips and squeals. Most manatee communications occur between a mother and her calf. Perhaps you will hear a mother manatee calling her calf if they become visually separated. . . . — Map (db m106504) HM
Florida (Hillsborough County), Apollo Beach — Long-Legged Wading Birds Stalk the Shallows
Great Blue Heron This is the largest member of the heron family. Its long legs allow it to wade in deeper water than the other herons. The great blue’s powerful neck whips its sharp beak at its prey with great speed. Its favorite meal is . . . — Map (db m106507) HM
Florida (Hillsborough County), Apollo Beach — Manatee Scar Identification
Manatee photo-identification is a research technique that uses the unique pattern of scars and mutilations on a manatee’s trunk and tail fluke to identify an individual animal over time. In Florida, the scars are primarily a result of . . . — Map (db m106500) HM
Florida (Hillsborough County), Apollo Beach — Storm Water and the Estuary
Clean brackish water, created by the mixing of clean fresh water and salt water, is important to the health of the estuary. Stormwater runoff however, can create problems.

What is Stormwater Runoff? It is excess rain that flows over . . . — Map (db m106499) HM

Florida (Hillsborough County), Apollo Beach — The Life Cycle of the Monarch ButterflyDananus plexippus
Range The monarch butterfly is native to North, Central, and northern South America. It has been accidentally introduced to numerous islands in the Pacific and Atlantic. Habitat In the spring and summer, the monarch butterfly’s . . . — Map (db m106501) HM
Florida (Hillsborough County), Apollo Beach — What Role Do Mangroves Play In An Estuary?
Mangroves are the basis of the estuary’s food chain and are important nurseries for fish, crustaceans and shellfish. Seventy-five percent of the game fish and ninety percent of the commercial species in south Florida are dependent on mangrove . . . — Map (db m106506) HM
Florida (Lee), Fort Myers — Freshwater Wetlands Habitat
In Southwest Florida, it is often necessary to have storm water retention areas on developed properties. At Manatee Park, this water retention area was planted with wetland vegetation to provide wildlife habitat, improve aesthetics and help filter . . . — Map (db m106677) HM
Florida (Lee County), Fort Myers — A Slice of Slough
The Six Mile Cypress Slough has a diverse array of plants that occur in recognizable zones. Ecological conditions such as ground elevations, soil types and water depths determine the vegetation character of these communities. As you continue to . . . — Map (db m106520) HM
Florida (Lee County), Fort Myers — Boating with Wildlife
Kayak clinics and guided trips available. Please check flyers available at the visitor center for more information or visit our website at www.leeparks.org Be a real friend to our wildlife: Stay a stranger Paddling provides you with very . . . — Map (db m106693) HM
Florida (Lee County), Fort Myers — Butterflies of Lee County
What are Butterflies Butterflies and Moths are insects that belong to the order Lepidoptera. The Greek word for scale (lepid) and wing (ptera) is joined to mean scale-wing. Their body four wings, and six legs are almost entirely covered with . . . — Map (db m106681) HM
Florida (Lee County), Fort Myers — Great Blue Heron Pavilion
The Great Blue Heron (Ardea hernias)is a wetland bird that lives in the Slough year round. It is quite adaptable and can live in habitats like marshes, streams and lakes. The heron’s range is from Florida to the coastline of Alaska. As a top . . . — Map (db m106512) HM
Florida (Lee County), Fort Myers — Manatee Island
Manatee Island, in the Caloosahatchee River, is hereby donated to the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service to inspire a renewed interest in land dedicated to the information of the Caloosahatchee National Wildlife Refuge, established July 1, 1920, by . . . — Map (db m106680) HM
Florida (Lee County), Fort Myers — Manatee Young
Manatee Mating Female manatees reach sexual maturity at age 3 but will not breed successfully until 6 to 10 years of age. Males are sexually mature at age of two. Manatee mating herds are made up of sexually mature males and female. Within . . . — Map (db m106685) HM
Florida (Lee County), Fort Myers — Mangroves - Trees of the Sea
Mangroves are tropical trees that grow along the coastline in mixed salt and freshwater, or estuarine environments. They live in wet soil, are highly salt tolerant and flourish in areas periodically submerged by tides. Florida is home to three . . . — Map (db m106689) HM
Florida (Lee County), Fort Myers — Munching Manatees
Manatees spend six to eight hours each day feeding. Manatees feed on more than 60 species of aquatic or semi-aquatic plants including sea grasses, mangrove leaves and water hyacinths. Manatee burn a great deal of energy to maintain their body . . . — Map (db m106688) HM
Florida (Lee County), Fort Myers — Other Visitors to Manatee Park
Manatees aren’t the only animals that visit Manatee Park. A wide range of native Florida wildlife can be seen at the park. Some are just passing through, while other are full-time residents. What other wildlife do you see? Black vulture . . . — Map (db m106676) HM
Florida (Lee County), Fort Myers — Pine Flatwoods Habitat
This high and dry habitat provides food and shelter for many species of animals among the shaded canopy, fallen logs and rich decaying leaf litter. Pine flatwoods depends on prescribed fire to keep the canopy relative open, the understory in check, . . . — Map (db m106686) HM
Florida (Lee County), Fort Myers — Relatives and Relationships
The manatee’s closest living relative is the elephant. They have a number of features in common. Manatees have a flexible prehensile lip that functions in a similar way to the trunk of an elephant. It grabs vegetation and places it in the animal’s . . . — Map (db m106684) HM
Florida (Lee County), Fort Myers — Responsible Fishing
How do I know if I can keep a fish? Florida has more anglers than any other state. To protect our fisheries the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) manage game fish using closed seasons, size limits and bag limits. Check . . . — Map (db m106691) HM
Florida (Lee County), Fort Myers — Scrub Oak Habitat
The scrub is a rare and unique habitat where ground cover is sparse due to the dry, low nutrient environment. Plants and animals living in the scrub have adapted to the harsh conditions. Gopher tortoise need sandy, dry land areas to create their . . . — Map (db m106687) HM
Florida (Lee County), Fort Myers — Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve
The Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve is over 3,500 acres of wetland ecosystem, which measures 11 miles in length and averages 1/3 mile in width. It is home to a diversity of plants and animals, a number of which are endangered. The preserve is an . . . — Map (db m106518) HM
Florida (Lee County), Fort Myers — Slough Interpretive Trail
Wetlands like the Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve were once considered to be a nuisance to “progress”. Many were drained and filled for agricultural and developmental purposes. People have begun to realize that wetlands are valuable . . . — Map (db m106516) HM
Florida (Lee County), Fort Myers — The Anatomy of a Manatee
Manatees are large, brownish-gray, seal-shaped marine mammals. Adult manatees can grow up to 13 feet and weigh up to 3,000 pounds. Female manatees are usually larger than males.

Skeleton not fat A majority of a manatee’s body weight . . . — Map (db m106678) HM

Florida (Lee County), Fort Myers — The Florida Manatee Answering your questions
Why do manatees visit Manatee Park? Biologists believe the historic winter range of the manatee was centered in southern Florida with small groups spending the winter at a few natural springs in northern Florida. The construction of power . . . — Map (db m106672) HM
Florida (Lee County), Fort Myers — The Manatee-Human Comparison
Though a manatee’s appearance is far from what you might see in your bathroom mirror, humans and manatee are more closely related than you might think.

Breathe Air Manatees have lungs just like humans. When active, they surface every . . . — Map (db m106679) HM

Florida (Lee County), Fort Myers — The South Florida EcosystemA century and a half of change…
South Florida Restoration Project: Working to save an ecosystem at risk… At one time, water moved through the Everglades in vast, shallow flow, which led Marjory Stoneman Douglas to call the Everglades: “River of Grass.” . . . — Map (db m106673) HM
Florida (Lee County), Fort Myers — The Twilight Zone
As the sun sets, many animals prepare to sleep for the night…and others are just waking up. Theses two “shifts” help predators avoid competing with each other for food and space. While we are at home sleeping, night time at the . . . — Map (db m106523) HM
Florida (Lee County), Fort Myers — The U. S. Fish and Wildlife ServicesWorking for Wildlife
Protecting, conserving, and enhancing our nation’s priceless fish and wildlife resources are the primary responsibilities of the U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service. The Service oversees marine mammal protection, wildlife law enforcement , migratory . . . — Map (db m106674) HM
Florida (Lee County), Fort Myers — Tracking Manatees
Discovering travel patterns and habits of manatees helps researchers understand them and help State and Federal Agencies protect them. There are several different ways researchers track manatee travels.

Photo Identification . . . — Map (db m106682) HM

Florida (Lee County), Fort Myers — Why do Manatee Come to Manatee Park ?
Leaves changing color and cooler weather let humans know when seasons are changing. In Florida the seasonal changes are more subtle, but recognized by the Florida manatee. Manatees are usually found in shallow, slow-moving water. They are . . . — Map (db m106675) HM
Florida (Martin County), Hobe Sound — F-615 — Trapper Nelson Interpretive Site
When he arrived from New Jersey in the early 1930s, Vincent Natulkiewicz, also known as Vince “Trapper” Nelson found the area still teeming with wildlife. For decades he lived off the land, supplementing his diet of raccoon, gopher . . . — Map (db m106565) HM
Florida (Martin County), Jensen Beach — F-752 — Mount Elizabeth Mound
Mount Elizabeth Mound was constructed approximately 4,000 years ago during the Late Archaic Period by Florida bands who selected this site for a ceremonial shell midden-mound. It was occupied 4,000-800 years ago by ancient peoples who first . . . — Map (db m106567) HM
Florida (Martin County), Stuart — Gilbert's Bar Prehistoric Site
Europeans arriving at Hutchinson Island in the 16th century found the island populated by hundreds of Native Americans living in settlements bordering both the Atlantic Ocean and the Indian River. The rich marine environment provided these . . . — Map (db m106588) HM
Florida (Monroe County), Summerland Key — F-901 — State Road 4A
The first Overseas Highway, also known as State Road 4A (SR 4A), consisted of two roadway segments both completed by 1928. One spanned from Key West to No Name Key, and the other from Key Largo to Upper Matecumbe Key. Ferries transported cars . . . — Map (db m107043) HM
Florida (Nassau County), Fernandina Beach — Egmont PlantationA Casualty of the Revolutionary War
This site was part of an indigo plantation belonging to the estate of John Perceval, 2nd Earl of Egmont. After Lord Perceval’s death in 1770, his executors sent Stephen Egan to manage the East Florida estate. Under Egan’s supervision, Egmont became . . . — Map (db m106652) HM
Florida (Volushia County), Daytona Beach — Daytona 5002002 Champion — Daytona International Speedway Walk Of Fame
2002 Daytona 500 Champion Ward Burton #22 — Map (db m106982) HM
Florida (Volushia County), Daytona Beach — Daytona 5002003 Champion — Daytona International Speedway Walk Of Fame
2003 Daytona 500 Champion Michael Waltrip #15 — Map (db m106985) HM
Florida (Volushia County), Daytona Beach — Daytona 5001997 Champion — Daytona International Speedway Walk Of Fame
1997 Daytona 500 Champion Jeff Gordon #24 — Map (db m107008) HM
Florida (Volushia County), Daytona Beach — Daytona 5002004 Champion — Daytona International Speedway Walk Of Fame
2004 Daytona 500 Champion Dale Earnhardt Jr #8 — Map (db m107013) HM
Florida (Volushia County), Daytona Beach — Daytona 5002005 Champion — Daytona International Speedway Walk Of Fame
2005 Daytona 500 Champion Jeff Gordon #24 — Map (db m107064) HM
Florida (Volusia County), Daytona Beach — Dale EarnhardtNASCAR Champion — Daytona International Speedway
Dale Earnhardt All Time Victory Leader At Daytona 34 Wins — Map (db m106980) HM
Florida (Volusia County), Daytona Beach — Daytona 5001996 Champion — Daytona International Speedway Walk Of Fame
1996 Daytona 500 Champion Dale Jarrett #88 — Map (db m106978) HM
Florida (Volusia County), Daytona Beach — Daytona 5001999 Champion — Daytona International Speedway Walk Of Fame
1999 Daytona 500 Champion Jeff Gordon #24 — Map (db m106981) HM
Florida (Volusia County), Daytona Beach — Jackie RobinsonCivil Rights Pioneer — Jackie Robinson Ballpark & Museum
Jackie Robinson, A Man Most Noted For His Athletic Skills, As A True Pioneer For Civil Rights In America .While In The Army He Was Court-Martialed For Refusing To Move To The Back Of A Bus In Fort Hood, Texas. He Won Acquittal On All Charges. After . . . — Map (db m106533) HM
Florida (Volusia County), Daytona Beach — Jackie RobinsonRiverwalk And Ball Park Museum
The City Of Daytona Beach In Sincere Appreciation Recognizes The Following Major Contributions For The Jackie Robinson Riverwalk And Ball Park Museum: County Of Volusia ECHO Grant Program The Department Of State Division Of . . . — Map (db m106536) HM
Florida (Volusia County), Daytona Beach — Mary McLeod Bethune — Jackie Robinson Ballpark & Museum
Just as carefully as Branch Rickey chose Jackie Robinson, he chose Daytona Beach as the site for his "noble experiment.” Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune, founder of Bethune-Cookman College was born July 10, 1875, in Maysville, South Carolina. She was . . . — Map (db m106464) HM
Florida (Volusia County), Daytona Beach — Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to the men and women of our great country who helped preserve us a free nation — Map (db m106539) WM
Florida (Volusia County), Daytona Beach — Wendell Smith And Billy RoweCrusading Journalists — Jackie Robinson Ballpark & Museum
Wendell Smith, (Sports Columnist) And Billy Rowe, (Photographer) Worked For The Pittsburgh Courier, Once The Country’s Most Widely Circulated Black Newspapers With A National Circulation Of Almost 200,000.The Courier Sought To Empower African . . . — Map (db m106505) HM
Florida (Volusia County), Daytona Beach — William H. G. France & Anne Bledsoe France
A Tribute to the Founders of NASCAR and the Builders of Daytona International Speedway. — Map (db m106813) HM
Florida (Volusia County), Daytona Beach — Willie O’ReeBarrier Breaker — Jackie Robinson Ballpark & Museum
January 18, 1958, a strong, diligent athlete by the name of Willie O’Ree broke the color barrier in the National Hockey League. Playing with the Boston Bruins in Montreal, against the Canadians. Often referred to as the “Jackie Robinson of . . . — Map (db m106466) HM
Florida (Volusia County), DeLand — DeLand Municipal AirportSidney H. Taylor Field
Named In Honor Of Sidney H. Taylor, Attorney, For His Leadership In Retaining The Seat Of Volushia County Government At DeLand. — Map (db m106736) HM
Florida (Volusia County), DeLand — DeLand Naval Air Station Museum
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Florida (Volusia County), Ormond Beach — John Andrew Bostrom1836-1927
Pioneer Settler And Founder Of Ormond Beach — Map (db m106546) HM
Florida (Volusia County), Ormond Beach — Joseph Downing Price1853-1911
Pioneer Settler & Entrepreneur Co-Incorporator & Mayor Of Ormond Beach Builder & Owner Of The Hotel Ormond Organizer Of First Auto Races On Ormond Beach — Map (db m106545) HM
Georgia (Bulloch), Statesboro — Harville House
Samuel’s son, Keebler Henry Harville, purchased the property and built the Harville House as a one-story house around 1894. The second story was added ten years later resulting in a total of 14 rooms to accommodate a growing family. The vernacular . . . — Map (db m106950) HM
Georgia (Bulloch County), Portal — Upper Lotts Creek Primitive Baptist Church and CemeteryBulloch County, Georgia
Organized circa 1829, the church was originally located at the home of Absolom Parrish and called Parrish Meeting House. Following a fire of the log structure on the Parrish farm, the congregation built a second log structure one and one-half miles . . . — (db m107078) HM
Georgia (Bulloch County), Statesboro — 14 — 1790 Union Meeting House
In 1790, John Crawford and Phillip Mathews, Burke Circuit preachers, organized a Methodist Society in the home of Joshua Hodges, Sr. In 1791, Union Meeting House became a frequent entry in Circuit records. In 1794, Union Trustees obtained from . . . — Map (db m107051) HM
Georgia (Bulloch County), Statesboro — 19 — 1804 New Hope Methodist Church
Organized from Union by Rev. Lewis Mayers, New Hope was Bulloch’s second Methodist Church. 1804 trustees were David Kennedy, Josiah Everette, Jarvis Jackson, Burrell Whittington and William M. Kennedy: other leaders were Joseph Hodges, Eli Kennedy . . . — Map (db m107020) HM
Georgia (Bulloch County), Statesboro — Banks Dairy Farm
The Banks Dairy Farm was operated on this site and included 900 acres of cultivated land combined with dairying operations. David Callaway Banks, born April 8, 1882, in Bulloch County, Georgia, was the founder of Banks Dairy Farm and The City Dairy . . . — Map (db m106900) HM
Georgia (Candler County), Pulaski — Excelsior and its Academy
Excelsior was the cultural center of Bulloch County in the late 1800s before it became part of Candler County. It was founded in 1875 on land donated by Jimerson Kennedy, Remer Franklin, W.W. Olliff, Dr. Jeff Williams, and John G. Jones. These . . . — Map (db m106910) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-783 — 17th Indiana Mounted InfantryWilder's Brigade — Reynold's Division
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Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-784 — 17th Indiana Mounted InfantryWilder's Brigade — Reynold's Division
Indiana Seventeenth Regiment (Mounted) Infantry. (Jones) First Brigade. (Wilder) Fourth Division. (Reynolds) Fourteenth Corps. (Thomas) Friday, September 18th, 1863, 5 P.M., to 7 P.M. — Map (db m106803) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-785 — 17th Indiana Mounted InfantryWilder's Brigade — Reynold's Division
Indiana Seventeenth Regiment (Mounted) Infantry. (Jones) First Brigade. (Wilder) Fourth Division. (Reynolds) Fourteenth Corps. (Thomas) Friday, September 18th, 1863, 10 A.M. — Map (db m106837) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-758 — 18th Indiana BatteryWilder's Brigade — Reynold's Division
Indiana. Eighteenth Battery. (Lilly) First Brigade. (Wilder) Fourth Division. (Reynolds) Fourteenth Corps. (Thomas) Friday, September 18th, 1863, 5:30 P.M. to 9 P.M. — Map (db m106801) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-903 — 2nd Minnesota InfantryVanDerveer's Brigade — Brannan's Division
The Second Regiment Minnesota Veteran Volunteer Infantry. In Van Derveer's Brigade Was here engaged Saturday, September 19, 1863, between 8 and 10 o'clock, a.m. holding its position against repeated assaults of the enemy. Losing eight . . . — Map (db m106610) HM WM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-684 — 38th Illinois InfantryCarlin's Brigade — Davis' Division
Text on Front Side: Illinois 38th Infantry. 2nd Brigade - Carlin. 1st Division - Davis. 20th Army Corps - McCook. Text on Back Side: Commanded by Colonel Daniel H. Gilmer. Captain Willis G. . . . — Map (db m106768) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-827 — 72nd Indiana Mounted InfantryWilder's Brigade — Reynold's Division
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Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-825 — 72nd Indiana Mounted InfantryWilder's Brigade — Reynold's Division
Indiana Seventy-Second Regiment (Mounted) Infantry. (Miller) First Brigade. (Wilder) Fourth Division. (Reynolds) Fourteenth Corps. (Thomas) Friday, September 18th, 1863, 5 P.M. to 6 P.M. — Map (db m106804) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-823 — 72nd Indiana Mounted InfantryWilder's Brigade — Reynold's Division
Indiana Seventy-Second Regiment (Mounted) Infantry. (Miller) First Brigade. (Wilder) Fourth Division. (Reynolds) Fourteenth Corps. (Thomas) Friday, September 18th, 1863, 10 A.M. to 4 P.M. — Map (db m106836) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-877 — Battery D, 1st Michigan Light ArtilleryConnell's Brigade — Brannan's Division
Battery D, 1st Michigan Light Artillery. Two 10 pounder Parrots, Two James, Two 12 pounder Howitzers. Connell's Brigade, Brennan's Division,Thomas' Corps. September 20, 1863. Captain Josiah W. Church, Commanding. 1st . . . — Map (db m106576) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-1054B — Battery I, 4th U.S. ArtilleryStephenson's Section — Van Derveer's Brigade
U.S.A. Battery I, 4th U.S., Stephenson's Section Van Derveer's Brigade, Brannan's Division September 19, 1863. 12 to 1 p.m. Lieutenant Frank G. Smith. — Map (db m106575) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-1054A — Battery I, 4th U.S. ArtilleryVanDerveer's Brigade — Brannan's Division
Battery I, 4th U.S. Artillery. 4 Light 12 Pdrs. Van Derveer's Brigade, Brannan's Division, Thomas' Corps. September 19, 1863 1st Lieutenant Frank G. Smith, Commanding. 1st Lieutenant George B. Rodney. 2d Lieutenant . . . — Map (db m106608) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-1055A — Battery I, 4th U.S. ArtilleryRodney's Section — Van Derveer's Brigade
U.S.A. Battery I, 4th U.S., Rodney's Section Van Derveer's Brigade, Brannan's Division September 19, 1863. 12 to 1 p.m. Lieutenant Frank G. Smith. — Map (db m106609) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-494 — Brannan's DivisionThomas Corps — Brigadier General John M. Brannan
Brannan's Division - Thomas's Corps. Brigadier General John M. Brannan. Sept. 19, 1863. 1st Brigade, - Colonel John M. Connell. 2nd Brigade, - Colonel John T. Croxton. 3rd Brigade, - Colonel Ferdinand Van Derveer. . . . — Map (db m106581) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-497 — Brannan's DivisionThomas' Corps — Brigadier General John M. Brannan
Brannan's Division ... Thomas' Corps Brigadier General John M. Brannan. September 19, 1863. 7:30 a.m. 1st Brigade ... Colonel John M. Connell. 2nd Brigade ... Colonel John T. Croxton. 3rd Brigade ... Colonel Ferdinand . . . — Map (db m106983) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-435 — Buckner's CorpsMajor General Simon Bolivar Buckner
Buckner's Corps Major General Simon Bolivar Buckner September 19, 1863 - 8:00 a.m. Stewart's Division - - Major General Alexander P. Stewart. Preston's Division - - Brigadier General William Preston. At 2 p.m. September 18th, . . . — Map (db m106800) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-1251 — Calvert's Arkansas BatteryPolk's Brigade — Cleburne's Division
Calvert's Arkansas Battery. 2 6 Pounders, 2 12 Pounder Howitzers. Polk's Brigade, Cleburne's Division, Hill's Corps. September 20, 1863. 1st Lieutenant Thomas Key, Commanding. 2d Lieutenant Willis M. Hopwood. 2d . . . — Map (db m106655) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-1092 — Cleburne's Division - Hill's CorpsMajor General Patrick R. Cleburne
Cleburne's Division - Hill's Corps Major General Patrick R. Cleburne September 19th, 1863, 6 p.m. Wood's Brigade - Brigadier General S.A.M. Wood. Polk's Brigade - Brigadier General Lucius E. Polk. Deshler's Brigade - . . . — Map (db m106971) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-568 — Croxton's BrigadeBrannan's Division — Thomas' Corps
Croxton's Brigade. Brannan's Division — Thomas' Corps. Colonel John T. Croxton Sept. 19, 1863, noon, 3d Position. 10th Indiana - Lieutenant Colonel Marsh B. Taylor 74th Indiana - Colonel Charles W. Chapman. . . . — Map (db m106720) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-1147 — Deshler's BrigadeCleburne's Division — Hill's Corps
Deshler's Brigade. Cleburne's Division - Hill's Corps. Brigadier General James Deshler. September 19, 1863. 6 p.m., 1st Position 19th Arkansas - Lieutenant Colonel A.S. Hutchinson 24th Arkansas - Lieutenant Colonel . . . — Map (db m106914) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-1416 — Douglas' Texas BatteryDeshler's Brigade — Cleburne's Division
Douglas' Texas Battery. 2 6 pounders, 2 12 pound howitzers. Deshler's Brigade, Cleburne's Division, Hill's Corps. September 20, 1863. Captain James P. Douglas, Commanding. 1st Lieutenant John H. Brigham. 1st . . . — Map (db m106657) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-1416A — Douglas' Texas BatteryDeshler's Brigade — Cleburne's Division
C.S.A. Douglas Texas Battery 4 guns Deshler's Brigade Cleburne's Division September 20, 1863. 5 p.m. Captain James P. Douglas. — Map (db m106660) HM

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