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Ehemaliges Rathaus / Former City Hall and Marker image, Touch for more information
By Andrew Ruppenstein, May 26, 2018
Ehemaliges Rathaus / Former City Hall and Marker
Germany, Bavaria (Landkreis Schweinfurt), Herlheim — Ehemaliges Rathaus / Former City Hall
Ehemaliges Rathaus — Schulhaus — Kindergarten — Armen- und Lehrerwohnungen

Ein Jahr nach Abriss des Torhauses/Rathauses begannen am 15.03.1873 die Bauarbeiten am neuen Schul-Rathaus mit Armenwohnungen auf . . . — Map (db m120401) HM

Guatemala, Escuintla (Municipality of La Democracia), La Democracia — Carlos Castillo Armas
. . . — Map (db m120425) HM WM
Iceland, Southern Peninsula Suðurnes, Grindavik — Fallen But Not ForgottenUSAF, 8th Air Force, 93rd Bombardment Group, 330th Bombardment Squadron
Bandaríska B-24 Liberator - sprengjuflugvélin Hot Stuff, var fyrst flugvéla 8. flughersins til að ljtúka 25 árásarferðun frá Bretlandi yfir meginland Evrópu í heimsstyrjöldinni síðari.

The B-24 Liberator Hot Stuff was . . . — Map (db m120156) HM WM

Mexico, Querétaro (Municipality of Jalpan de Serra), Tancama — The Four Huastecans
Los cuatro huastecos A esta plaza se le conoce como Mirador y es llamado así por la panorámica que se tiene desde este lugar. En ella destacan cuatro edificios de la sección. Y todos ellos presentan características que pueden . . . — Map (db m120362) HM
Mexico, Querétaro (Municipality of Pinal de Amoles), Pinal de Amoles — The Church of Real San José del Pinal de los Amoles
La Iglesia del Real de San Jose del Pinal de los Amoles fue construida en el año de 1770 siendo Virrey Don Carlos Francisco de Croix, Marques de Croix; Arzobispo de Mexico Don Francisco Lorenzana y Butron; Alcalde Mayor de Cadereyta y . . . — Map (db m120301) HM
United Kingdom, England, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea — Sir Henry Cole
English Heritage Sir Henry Cole 1808 – 1882 Campaigner and Educator First Director of the Victoria and Albert Museum lived here — Map (db m120423) HM
United Kingdom, England, City of London — A Royal Brewery Visit
Their Majesties King George III & Queen Charlotte were received in this brewery by Samuel Whitbread 24th May 1787 — Map (db m120126) HM
United Kingdom, England, City of London — Bolt Court
Tuesday 15th September, 1964 The Sun was launched to replace the The Daily Herald. First printed at Boverie Street, south of Fleet Street. — Map (db m120042) HM
United Kingdom, England, City of London — Cripplegate
Site of Cripplegate Demolished 1760 — Map (db m120081) HM
United Kingdom, England, City of London — The Salters Garden
Welcome to The Salters' Garden.

The Salters' Company is one of the Great Twelve Livery Companies of the City of London and was first licensed in 1394.

The Company built their seventh Hall here in 1976 following the destruction of the . . . — Map (db m120029) HM

United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — Lord Fisher
Admiral of the Fleet Lord Fisher 1841-1920 lived here as First Sea Lord 1904-1910 — Map (db m120075) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — Shakespeare's Head
The Shakespeare's Head, which was built in 1735, was originally owned by Thomas & John Shakespeare, who were distant relatives of the poet.

In its early days, the tavern stood on the boundary line that divided the lands of the Mercers . . . — Map (db m120101) HM

United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), City of Westminster — William Smith
William Smith M.P. 1756-1835 Pioneer of religious liberty lived here — Map (db m120074) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Camden — A.W. Hofmann1818-1892
Professor of Chemistry lived here — Map (db m120032) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Camden — Burma Railway Memorial
In memory of the tens of thousands of British civilian and military personnel who suffered incarceration, many dying, in the Far East during the Second World War 1939 - 45, including those forced to labour on the Burma Railway. They ask for nothing . . . — Map (db m120043) WM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Camden — Emlyn Williams
(George) Emlyn Williams CBE 1905-1987 Actor & Playwright lived here 1930-1934 — Map (db m120125) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Camden — Frances Trollope
FRANCES TROLLOPE (1780-1863) author, lived at 16 Keppel Street near this site. Her sons, the authors THOMAS ADOLPHUS TROLLOPE (1810-1892) and ANTHONY TROLLOPE (1815-1882) were born there — Map (db m120106) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Camden — Jerome K. Jerome
Jerome K Jerome 1859-1927 Author of "Three Men in a Boat" lived here 1884-1885 — Map (db m120109) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Camden — Sir Charles Eastlake1793-1865
Painter and First Director of the National Gallery lived here — Map (db m120034) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Camden — Sir Rowland Hill
Sir ROWLAND HILL 1795-1879 Pioneer of the modern postal service lived in a house on this site 1836-1839 — Map (db m120104) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Camden — William Reeve
William REEVE 1757-1815 Composer Covent Garden and Sadler's Wells theatres lived and died in a house on this site — Map (db m120124) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), London Borough of Islington — Mary Wollstonecraft
London Borough of Islington Mary Wollstonecraft 1759 – 1797 Writer, teacher and feminist Opened a school for girls near this site in 1784 — Map (db m120420) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea — Bomb DamageVictoria and Albert Museum
The damage to these walls is the result of enemy bombing during the Blitz of the Second World War 1939 – 1945 and is left as a memorial to the enduring values of this great museum in a time of conflict. In 2017 parts of the wall were . . . — Map (db m120421) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea — Twelve Responses to Tragedy
This memorial was placed here by members of all parties in both houses of Parliament and by many other sympathisers in memory of the countless innocent men women and children from the Soviet Union and other East European states who were imprisoned . . . — Map (db m120424) HM
United Kingdom, England (Greater London County), Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea — Victoria and Albert Museum
( left plaque ) This stone was laid by Her Majesty Queen Victoria Empress of India, on the 17th day of May 1899, in the 62nd year of her reign, for the completion of the South Kensington Museum, inaugurated by his Royal Highness the . . . — Map (db m120422) HM
Alabama (Baldwin County), Spanish Fort — Site Of The Naval Battery
Manned with sailors and commanded by Lt. Commander Gillis of the U.S.S. Milwaukee, which was sunk by a Confederate torpedo in Blakeley River. Armed with two 4.2 in. Parrott rifled cannon firing projectiles weighing 30 lbs., these guns fired on . . . — Map (db m120346) HM
Alabama (Cherokee County), Centre — J.D. Jordan Jr. House
This house was built in 1846 by George Walden soon after the town of Centre was laid out. The house was occupied by Judge Wm. Lafayette Whitlock who was a lawyer, delegate to the 1861 Secession Convention and judge of the 12th judicial district. . . . — Map (db m120047) HM
Alabama (Cherokee County), Centre — Mose Hampton 1808-1885Early Black Leader and Inventor in Cherokee County
Mose Hampton bought his freedom prior to the Civil War. He was a builder, assisted in laying out and surveying the town of Centre, a minister in the Episcopal Methodist North, and an inventor. Mr. Hampton owned land in the vicinity of this marker on . . . — Map (db m120046) HM
Alabama (Marengo County), Demopolis — Marengo County Confederate Monument
Our Confederate Dead 1861  CSA  1865 — Map (db m120304) WM
Alabama (Russell County), Fort Mitchell — Cultural Exchange and CooperationCreek Heritage Trail — Historic Chattahoochee Commission
Cultural Exchange and Cooperation Though significant cultural conflict characterized Creek-American relations in the Chattahoochee Valley, and Creeks faced numerous forms of exploitation, not all relationships between Creeks and settlers were . . . — Map (db m120019) HM
Arizona (Coconino County), Flagstaff — Aubineau Building1912
Because of its prime location, this corner, containing two lots, was one of the earliest in Flagstaff to be developed. Pioneer merchant J. R. Kilpatrick built New Town's sixth building here in December 1883. This wooden store building burned in the . . . — Map (db m119945) HM
Arizona (Coconino County), Flagstaff — Downtowner1921 - 1935
The K.J. Nackard family came to Flagstaff in 1912 and opened a small general store at 106 E. Railroad Avenue. The store was successful. In 1921, Nackard built a home on this property, just a stone's throw from the store. Soon afterwards, . . . — Map (db m119932) HM
Arizona (Mohave County), Oatman — Durlin Hotel
This property had been placed on the National Register of Historic Places By the United States Department of the Interior — Map (db m119948) HM
Arizona (Navajo County), Holbrook — Santa Fe Railroad
Across the Puerco River, the tracks of the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad stretch for miles to the east and to the west. With no landforms or forests to block your view, you can see very long trains from beginning to end. More than 60 trains . . . — Map (db m119934) HM
Arizona (Navajo County), Holbrook — Wigwam Village #6
Dear Mr. Paul Lewis It is my pleasure to inform you that the Wigwam Village #6 at 811 W. Hopi Dr. in Holbrook was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on May 2, 2002. As you know, the National Register is the official listing . . . — Map (db m119936) HM
Arkansas (Crawford County), Van Buren — Overlooking His Domain
From the front of his home, John Drennen could overlook the bustling port town of Van Buren, including the wharf originally known as Phillips Landing. Until after the Civil War, the Arkansas River and the steamboats that plied its . . . — Map (db m120427) HM
Arkansas (Crawford County), Van Buren — Web of Enterprise
John Drennen made profitable choices during his diverse professional life as merchant, bank trustee, plantation owner, and Indian agent. He linked his future to the fledgling town of Van Buren, and built his family home here, . . . — Map (db m120426) HM
Arkansas (Pulaski County), Little Rock — Max Henry Aronson – The First Cowboy-Western Movie StarMarch 21, 1880- January 20, 1971
Max Aronson was born at 713 Center Street, (a house formerly located across the street), on March 21, 1880, to Esther and Harry Aronson, a Jewish dry goods salesman. As a child, Max Aronson relocated to St. Louis, before moving to the . . . — Map (db m120205) HM
California (Kern County), Bakersfield — 1 — Pablo Galtes - Union CemeteryHistorical Marker #1
Pablo Galtes facilitated the establishment of the Catholic community of Bakersfield in the early 1870's. The first Mass celebrated in Bakersfield was said in the back of Pablo's store located on 19th Street near Chester Avenue. (Eleven family . . . — Map (db m120209) HM
California (Los Angeles County), Angelino Heights — Carroll Avenue1300 Block
A street of houses designed in the Eastlake and Queen Anne styles of the late 19th century, exhibiting the finest collection of Victorian domestic architecture remaining in Los Angeles. From their vantage point on Angelino Heights, these houses have . . . — Map (db m120038) HM
California (Los Angeles County), Arcadia — 367 — Queen Anne Cottage
Constructed by Elias Jackson ('Lucky') Baldwin in 1881. Designed by A.A. Bennett, and intended for entertaining. There being no kitchen, meals were served from the nearby adobe (built by Hugo Reid in 1839) where Baldwin actually lived. Restored and . . . — Map (db m120308) HM
California (Los Angeles County), Arcadia — Santa Anita Depot
Constructed about 1890 in Rancho Santa Anita by Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad on its transcontinental main line. Elias J. “Lucky” Baldwin donated right-of-way and bricks in exchange for agreement to stop trains, maintain a depot . . . — Map (db m120309) HM
California (Los Angeles County), Elizabeth Lake — Butterfield Overland MailAnd Havilah Coachline
Butterfield Overland Mail and Havilah Coachline used these houses from 1861-1881. — Map (db m120197) HM
California (Los Angeles County), Lancaster — Lt. Gen. James H. "Jimmy" Doolittle, (USAF Retired)Aerospace Walk of Honor
Jimmy Doolittle played an important role in the development of Air Force research at Edwards AFB. He was one of the founding fathers of Systems Command (Air Force Research and Development Command). Through the late 1980's, Doolittle made annual . . . — Map (db m120207) HM
California (Los Angeles County), Los Angeles — Angel’s Flight
Built in 1901 by Colonel J. W. Eddy, lawyer, engineer, and friend of President Lincoln, Angel's Flight is said to be the world's shortest incorporated railway. The counterbalanced cars, controlled by cables, travel a 33 percent grade for 315 . . . — Map (db m120118) HM
California (Los Angeles County), Los Angeles — 744 — Historical Site
This block is the site of: First brick school house in Los Angeles known as School No. 1, built 1854-1855 Butterfield Overland Mail Company office and corral 1858-1861 Office of U.S. Quartermaster 1861 Corral for camels from Fort Tejon . . . — Map (db m120376) HM
California (Los Angeles County), Los Angeles — 256 — Mack Sennett StudiosThis is the Birthplace of Motion Picture Comedy
[Upper Marker] This is the birthplace of motion picture comedy. Here the genius of Mack Sennett took root and grew to laughter heard around the world. Here movie history was made. Here stars were born. Here reigned, and still reigns . . . — Map (db m120327) HM
California (Los Angeles County), Malibu — 965 — Point Dume (Dumé)
On November 24, 1793, English explorer George Vancouver, commander of an expedition to determine the extent of settlement of the northwest coast of America, named this rocky promontory, Point Dume, after his Franciscan friend, Father Francisco . . . — Map (db m120173) HM
California (San Bernardino County), Newberry Springs — 143 — Newberry Springs
The history of Newberry Springs can be traced back more than 20,000 years. Digs at the Early Man Site north of here discovered tools dating prior to 20,000 BC. At that time, much of the land was covered by the prehistoric Lake Manix. Then, around . . . — Map (db m119927) HM
California (San Bernardino County), Rancho Cucamonga — 490 — Cucamonga Winery
Established by Tiburcio Tapia, to whom the Cucamonga Rancho was granted March 3, 1839 by Governor Juan Bautista Alvarado of Mexico. — Map (db m119944) HM
California (San Francisco City and County), San Francisco — Barbara Jordan(1936-1996) — Rainbow Honor Walk
Noted politician and civil rights leader, widely considered to be the first openly lesbian representative elected to the United States Congress — Map (db m120172) HM
California (San Francisco City and County), San Francisco — Fereydoun Farrokhzad(1938-1992) — Rainbow Honor Walk
Muslim entertainer and martyred political activist who fought to have a free and open society for Iran, his homeland, and for people everywhere

فریدون فرخزاد — Map (db m120372) HM

California (San Francisco City and County), San Francisco — Glenn Burke(1952-1995) — Rainbow Honor Walk
First openly gay major league baseball player whose raised hand, after a home run, led to the invention of the high five.

Glenn BurkeMap (db m120400) HM

California (San Francisco City and County), San Francisco — José Sarria(1922-2013) — Rainbow Honor Walk
Army veteran, drag performer, politcal activist, first openly gay candidate for public office in the world, founder of the Imperial Court System

Jose SarriaMap (db m120176) HM

California (San Francisco City and County), San Francisco — Kiyoshi Kuromiya(1943-2000) — Rainbow Honor Walk
Japanese-Americas human rights activist and founder of the Critical Path Project, one of the earliest resources for information about HIV research and treatment — Map (db m120181) HM
California (San Francisco City and County), San Francisco — Miguel Hidalgo
Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla Father of Mexican Independence 1753-1811

The liberation of Mexico, after 300 years of domination by Spain, started on September 16, 1810, in the town of Dolores in what is now the state of Guanajuato, Mexico. . . . — Map (db m120367) HM

California (San Francisco City and County), San Francisco — Sally Ride(1951-2012) — Rainbow Honor Walk
Physicist and astronaut, the first American woman in space, where as a mission specialist she helped to launch satellites and conduct scientific experiments

Sally RideMap (db m120150) HM

California (San Francisco City and County), San Francisco — The Golden Hydrant
Though the water mains were broken and dry on April 18, 1906 yet from this GREENBERG hydrant on the following night there came a stream of water allowing the firemen to save the Mission District.

DEDICATED to Chief Dennis Sullivan and the men . . . — Map (db m120358) HM

California (San Francisco City and County), San Francisco — The Jackson BrewerySan Francisco City Landmark No. 199
Established in the 1850's, the Jackson Brewing Company operated under the ownership of the Frederick family at this site from its completion in 1912 until the onset of Prohibition in 1919. James T. Ludlow, an engineer, designed this building brew . . . — Map (db m120151) HM
California (San Francisco City and County), San Francisco — Victoria Manalo Draves
Victoria Manalo Draves was the first Asian-American woman to win an Olympic medal when she earned gold medals in the 3-meter springboard and the 10-meter platform diving competitions at the 1948 Olympics. Born in the South of Market area to an . . . — Map (db m120149) HM
California (San Francisco City and County), San Francisco — We'wha(1849-1896) — Rainbow Honor Walk
Respected Zuni lhamana, or two spirit, accomplished potter, weaver and cultural ambassador of the Zuni nation — Map (db m120373) HM
California (San Louis Obispo County), McKittrick — Painted Rock
Rising above the Carrizo Plain is Painted Rock, an important cultural and spiritual site to California’s native peoples. Most of the pictographs, or painted images found on Painted Rock, are characteristic of the Chumash who lived on the Channel . . . — Map (db m119992) HM
California (San Louis Obispo County), McKittrick — Wallace CreekSan Andreas Fault
Welcome to Wallace Creek. Yes, you are looking at a creek. Wallace Creek may seem insignificant compared to other streams or rivers, after all, on most days of the year, it is bone dry. But it tells an important and exciting story. As you can . . . — Map (db m119884) HM
California (Ventura County), Point Mugu — F-14 Tomcat
The F-14 Tomcat is a supersonic, two seat, twin engine, swing wing air superiority fighter designed and manufactured by Grumman Aerospace Corporation. In addition to its primary fighter role carrying AIM-7 Sparrow, AIM-9 Sidewinder missiles and an . . . — Map (db m120252) HM
California (Ventura County), Thousand Oaks — 5 — Lang RanchOakbrook Regional Park Archeological Area
Dating as far back as 12,000 years ago until the late 1800’s, Chumash people had established many villages and seasonal encampments in this area due to territorial and ritual privileges and the abundant source of food and water bestowed upon the . . . — Map (db m120179) HM
California (Ventura County), Ventura — 114 — El Caballo
Friar Pedro Benito Cambón—the mission’s co-founder was highly regarded for his knowledge of irrigation, agriculture and building construction—directed Chumash laborers to build this filtration building in 1792 as part of the mission’s . . . — Map (db m120200) HM
California (Ventura County), Ventura — 114-1 — Rancho Cañada LargaMission Aqueduct
Rancho Cañada Larga o Verde, as it was originally known, came out of lands of the San Buenaventura Mission. Following Mexican independence from Spain, Joaquina Alvarado de Moraga, whose late husband, Gabriel Moraga, was a distinguished soldier of . . . — Map (db m120201) HM
Colorado (Baca County), Springfield — Baca County Trails
The Cimarron Cutoff and Granada Road were branches of the Santa Fe Trail from Missouri to Santa Fe. The Aubrey and Penrose were other trails. From 1866-97 thousands of Texas cattle were driven to Montana on the XIT and National Cattle trails. — Map (db m120040) HM
Colorado (Boulder County), Lafayette — Colorado's Northern Coal FieldLest We Forget
Colorado's immense northern coal field, centered beneath these rolling hills, contributed to the early development and growth of Colorado and to the birth of nearby towns. Miners and mine owners in this area battled over issues of workers' . . . — Map (db m120145) HM
Colorado (Boulder County), Lafayette — Miner's Museum
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places By the United States Department of the Interior — Map (db m120143) HM
Colorado (Custer County), Westcliffe — Mining and Ranching / Early Settlement / Westcliffe and Silver Cliff / Westcliffe Country
Mining and Ranching For a time, the Wet Mountain Valley appeared destined for mining glory. Silver strikes at Rosita (about fifteen miles southeast of here) in 1872, Querida (about twelve miles southeast) in 1877, and Silver Cliff (six . . . — Map (db m120228) HM
Colorado (Delta County), Delta — Fort Uncompahgre
One of the many trading posts built by Antoine (Anton French) Robidoux, First built around 1828 at the juncture of the Grand (Gunnison) and Uncompahgre Rivers then a territory of Mexico and Ute Indian country on the well traveled "Old . . . — Map (db m120059) HM
Colorado (Delta County), Delta — Western Slope Agriculture / Delta County
Western Slope Agriculture According to an 1888 U.S. Department of Agriculture report, western Colorado's thin soils, high altitude, and lack of rainfall rendered the region totally unfit for cultivation. The document’s author apparently . . . — Map (db m120123) HM
Colorado (Eagle County), Edwards — Skiing in Colorado / The Ski Industry Snowballs / Ski Colorado / Edwards Country
Skiing in Colorado The earliest recorded use of skis in Colorado dates to 1857, when mountain guide Jim Bridger fashioned a crude pair to bail out an army unit snowbound in the San Juan Mountains. Such was the function of "snowshoes" . . . — Map (db m120241) HM
Colorado (Garfield County), Glenwood Springs — "The First National Bank Building"802 Grand Avenue
On March 15, 1887, excavation for a three-story brick and stone building began on lots at 802 Grand Avenue for the First National Bank building. At the time, The Glenwood Echo newspaper reported that the First National Bank offices would occupy the . . . — Map (db m120089) HM
Colorado (Garfield County), Glenwood Springs — Building Interstate 70 Through Glenwood Canyon
From Vision to Reality Glenwood Canyon has been a critical link in the nation's ground transportation network ever since the completion of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad in 1887. Later, Taylor State Road, a continuous wagon road between . . . — Map (db m120263) HM
Colorado (Garfield County), Glenwood Springs — Citizens National Bank Building1913
The Citizens National Bank Building stands as Glenwood Springs landmark. The Citizens Building and Improvement Company was founded in 1910. Construction of the Citizens National Bank Building began in January, 1913. The building was completed . . . — Map (db m120085) HM
Colorado (Garfield County), Glenwood Springs — Hotel Denver
In the late 1800's to the early 1900's, saloons, restaurants, and rooming houses occupied this block. In 1904, Frank Walter constructed two buildings - one three-story - in the block. Walter leased the ground floor of the three-story building (406 . . . — Map (db m120084) HM
Colorado (Garfield County), Glenwood Springs — Hughes-Anderson Building
The commercial building at 824-826 Grand Avenue was constructed in 1888. The brick building was initially occupied by a hardware store and an agricultural implement shop on the first floor, furnished rooms on the second floor, and a tin shop in the . . . — Map (db m120102) HM
Colorado (Garfield County), Glenwood Springs — I.O.O.F. Building
Sovereign Grand Lodge of Independent Order of Odd Fellows (I.O.O.F) working hard to establish their own permanent meeting place. After being in many different locations in the downtown, the began construction of their new lodge in 1898. The . . . — Map (db m120086) HM
Colorado (Garfield County), Glenwood Springs — Illuminating the Future
Expansion to Hydroelectric Devereux's dreams for Glenwood Springs' growth were so successful that the demands for his electrical power grew quickly. The years 1887 and 1888 saw the design and construction of the current building, the . . . — Map (db m120133) HM
Colorado (Garfield County), Glenwood Springs — McCoy-Armory Building
This current address has incorporated numbers 827 and 829 Grand Avenue. The earliest maps show buildings on this site since 1888, but the year 1913 has J.F. McCoy constructing his building. In 1917, the State of Colorado purchased the building for . . . — Map (db m120087) HM
Colorado (Garfield County), Glenwood Springs — Rex Hotel
This site - Lot 9 Block 45 - housed what in later years would be known as the Rex Hotel. Glenwood Springs founder Isaac Cooper first owned the property, but between 1887 to 1892, ownership changed hands several times. During this time, several small . . . — Map (db m120082) HM
Colorado (Garfield County), Glenwood Springs — Star Hotel
In 1906 Henry Bosco had a whole liquor and Coca-Cola bottling business operating in the basement of a saloon at 414 Seventh Street. Within a few years, Henry purchased the building that housed his business and the adjacent lot to the east. In 1915, . . . — Map (db m120083) HM
Colorado (Garfield County), Glenwood Springs — The Glenwood Springs Hydroelectric Plant
The Vision The year was 1886. Walter Devereux, a wealthy silver mining venture capitalist from Aspen, turned his vision downvalley to Glenwood Springs to develop the next world class resort. The area's climate, rich land, rivers and free . . . — Map (db m120130) HM
Colorado (Garfield County), Glenwood Springs — The Hotel Glenwood
The original building at this site was built in 1883 and was called the Hotel Colorado. It was quickly found too small for its needs and plans were made to replace it. In 1884, Isaac Cooper, William Gelder, and Joseph Enzensperger made plans . . . — Map (db m120095) HM
Colorado (Garfield County), New Castle — 4 — Barry Building — New Castle Museum on the Street
In 1893, this two-story building served as a general merchandise establishment. Daniel Barry operated his business here until 1897. Cohn, Doll & Co (later Doll Bros. and Smith) operated a dry goods and general merchandise store here, followed by the . . . — Map (db m120103) HM
Colorado (Garfield County), New Castle — 2 — Exchange Stables — New Castle Museum on the Street
In the early days of New Castle, horses were at the center of all activity. The building before you was where that activity happened. C.H. Noren & Son, who rented horses and rigs for hauling, operated the livery business. Later Levi Strauss and A . . . — Map (db m120105) HM
Colorado (Garfield County), New Castle — Jolley Trail
The Jolley Trail is named after a longtime New Castle family that ran sheep and lived on the land this trail traverses today. In 1919 the Jolley Brothers — Herb, Malcolm (Mack), Henry and Lee — who were some of the first sheepmen . . . — Map (db m120108) HM
Colorado (Garfield County), New Castle — New Castle Coal Mine Memorial
This memorial is placed in honor of the men who lost their lives in the coal mines of New Castle. Vulcan Mine - February 18, 1896 {List of names} Vulcan Mine - December 12, 1913 {List of names} Vulcan . . . — Map (db m120120) HM
Colorado (Garfield County), New Castle — 5 — Odd Fellows Hall
The Independent Order of Odd Fellows insignia still appears on the façade of this building, built in 1990. As with many early buildings, the ground floor was used for commercial purposes. Here the ground floor was occupied by a saloon, later by J.W. . . . — Map (db m120119) HM
Colorado (Garfield County), New Castle — 8 — St. John's Episcopal Church — New Castle Museum on the Street
St. John's is New Castle's oldest existing church. The cornerstone of the building was laid on November 2, 1908 and the first service was held on Easter Sunday, April 11, 1909. There has been very little change to the exterior of the building since . . . — Map (db m120107) HM
Colorado (Garfield County), No Name — A Grand Boulevard
In 1905, Colorado state senator Edward T. Taylor said, "I hope that someday our road will be a portion of a grand boulevard stretching across the nation." Taylor referred to the 12.5-mile gorge known as Glenwood Canyon. Today, the canyon road is the . . . — Map (db m120136) HM
Colorado (Garfield County), No Name — The California Zephyr
Glenwood Canyon inspired the finest hour in American rail travel. During World War II a railroad official rode through here in the cab of a diesel freight locomotive. The view from the panoramic windshield so impressed him that he began steps to rig . . . — Map (db m120140) HM
Colorado (Mesa County), Grand Junction — 10 — Bannister Furniturec. 1890
William H. Bannister came from Molina, Colorado in the 1890s and in 1897, bought an established furniture store and funeral parlor from M.O. Whitehead. At the time, many furniture stores sold caskets and had an undertaker on staff. W.H. . . . — Map (db m120072) HM
Colorado (Mesa County), Grand Junction — 12 — Benge’s Shoe Storec. 1911
Benge's store is the oldest shoe store in the state, possibly the oldest shoe store west of the Mississippi River. Founded in October of 1911, three generations of the Benge family have operated the business. Founder Bertrand Benge moved from . . . — Map (db m120051) HM
Colorado (Mesa County), Grand Junction — 2 — Grand Junction Elks Lodge #575c. 1900
Lodge #575 was founded in 1900 by local drug clerk, 32-year-old J. Morrison Wohlfort. Before the present Lodge home was built, the founding Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks met in the I.O.O.F Hall at 454 Main Street. Lodge #575 was . . . — Map (db m120078) HM
Colorado (Mesa County), Grand Junction — Grand Junction News Established
Upon this site in October 1882 a vital cultural influence in the town of Grand Junction was established by the printing of the first newspaper ~ The Grand Junction News Edwin Price, Editor — Map (db m120052) HM
Colorado (Mesa County), Grand Junction — 13 — Majestic/Mesa Theaterc. 1894
This building originally housed the Mesa Opera Rink, which opened in 1885. It offered a 300-seat playhouse for live theater, musical, and vaudeville acts. Ballroom dancing was on the large wooden "Rink" floor. In 1907, the front of the building was . . . — Map (db m120045) HM
Colorado (Mesa County), Grand Junction — 9 — Mesa Drug/City Marketc. 1924
The Prinster family opened the first City Market Store in the back of this location with a storefront facing Fourth Street in 1924. By 1940, the Prinster Brothers built western Colorado's first supermarket one block to the north of this location. . . . — Map (db m120073) HM
Colorado (Mesa County), Grand Junction — 8 — Sampliner’s Dry Goodsc. 1890
In the 1890s, Joseph and Albert Sampliner started a small business selling men's fine clothing from a pushcart. The Sampliner cousins purchased their goods from bankrupt dry good stores in the Red Mountain mining district. The Sampliners . . . — Map (db m120071) HM
Colorado (Mesa County), Grand Junction — 5 — St. Regis Hotelc. 1892 — National Historic Register
An early stagecoach stop, The Grand Hotel, welcomed visitors with a tin-faced, two-story building, surrounded by shade trees, wooden sidewalks, and spacious lobby. In 1904 the building was purchased from William and Allie Neff and Anna Scott by . . . — Map (db m120050) HM
Colorado (Mesa County), Grand Junction — 21 — The Fair Buildingc. 1904 — City Historic Register
William J. Moyer was one of Mesa County's leading businessmen and philanthropists. He arrived in Grand Junction in 1890 and opened the original Fair Store across the street in a room measuring 12 ft. x 20 ft. with $700 in stock. In 1904, Moyer . . . — Map (db m120055) HM
Colorado (Mesa County), Grand Junction — 4 — Whitman Schoolc. 1925
This building was constructed in 1925, and served as an elementary school until 1965. It and the adjoining park, formerly known as Cottonwood, were named the Whitman School and Whitman Park, in honor of frontier missionary Marcus Whitman, who . . . — Map (db m120079) HM
Colorado (Mesa County), Palisade — Colorado River Highway
Dedicated to The Pioneers of the Mountains and the Valleys of Western Colorado — Map (db m120041) HM
Colorado (Montrose County), Montrose — Building a Dam
Fir logs, up to 30 feet in length, formed the base for the diversion dam. Although built in the winter when the river was sluggish, pumps were needed to divert the flow around the construction site. The dam is used to fill the tunnel when the water . . . — Map (db m120247) HM
Colorado (Montrose County), Montrose — Building An Empire: The Spanish Frontier
The Spanish empire's influence on the American southwest began long before the 1776 journey of Dominguez and Escalante. Indeed, Spanish conquistadors, in search of gold and silver, explored the region as early as 1540. Santa Fe, the capital of New . . . — Map (db m120221) HM
Colorado (Montrose County), Montrose — Early Exploration
Standing here, it is difficult to imagine anyone trying to cross the canyon or navigate its waters. Like hikers today, the Utes and early explorers faced rigorous hardships. In 1900, William Torrence led a crew to explore the possibility of . . . — Map (db m120242) HM
Colorado (Montrose County), Montrose — Early Freighting Ventures
Bull Whackers and Mule Skinners Discovery of gold and silver in the 1870s in the San Juan Mountains south of Montrose created a demand for freighting services to haul equipment and supplies into the mines and carry out ore bound for . . . — Map (db m120127) HM
Colorado (Montrose County), Montrose — In Behalf of the Light
As Father Escalante so appropriately recorded in his diary, the Dominguez Escalante expedition was made “in behalf of the Light." Dominguez and Escalante were Franciscan priests, and their religion strongly influenced the course of their . . . — Map (db m120222) HM
Colorado (Montrose County), Montrose — Light at the End of the Tunnel
Surveyors took daily measurements to ensure that drillers, powdermen, muckers, and haulers stayed on course inching their way toward the valley. Crews at the other end plowed toward the canyon. Using points across the river, as well as in the . . . — Map (db m120245) HM
Colorado (Montrose County), Montrose — Pageant in the Wilderness
On July 29, 1776, two Franciscan priests, Fray Francisco Atanasio Dominguez and Fray Silvestre Velez de Escalante, led their eight companions out through the gates of Santa Fe and into the heart of the American southwest. Their five-month . . . — Map (db m120225) HM
Colorado (Montrose County), Montrose — Preserving Our Heritage
Within a few years, one generation passes and another comes on the scene. If those who follow are to have any notion of what it was that went before, it must fall to those who possess a tie to the past to preserve what may be known. In that . . . — Map (db m120137) HM
Colorado (Montrose County), Montrose — Preserving Our Heritage
Within a few years, one generation passes and another comes on the scene. If those who follow are to have any notion of what it was that went before, it must fall to those who possess a tie to the past to preserve what may be known. In that . . . — Map (db m120138) HM
Colorado (Montrose County), Montrose — Preserving Our Heritage
Within a few years, one generation passes and another comes on the scene. If those who follow are to have any notion of what it was that went before, it must fall to those who possess a tie to the past to preserve what may be known. In that . . . — Map (db m120139) HM
Colorado (Montrose County), Montrose — Preserving Our Heritage
Within a few years, one generation passes and another comes on the scene. If those who follow are to have any notion of what it was that went before, it must fall to those who possess a tie to the past to preserve what may be known. In that . . . — Map (db m120141) HM
Colorado (Montrose County), Montrose — Preserving Our Heritage
Within a few years, one generation passes and another comes on the scene. If those who follow are to have any notion of what it was that went before, it must fall to those who possess a tie to the past to preserve what may be known. In that . . . — Map (db m120142) HM
Colorado (Montrose County), Montrose — Preserving Our Heritage
Within a few years, one generation passes and another comes on the scene. If those who follow are to have any notion of what it was that went before, it must fall to those who possess a tie to the past to preserve what may be known. In that . . . — Map (db m120144) HM
Colorado (Montrose County), Montrose — Preserving Our Heritage
Within a few years, one generation passes and another comes on the scene. If those who follow are to have any notion of what it was that went before, it must fall to those who possess a tie to the past to preserve what may be known. In that . . . — Map (db m120146) HM
Colorado (Montrose County), Montrose — Preserving Our Heritage
Within a few years, one generation passes and another comes on the scene. If those who follow are to have any notion of what it was that went before, it must fall to those who possess a tie to the past to preserve what may be known. In that . . . — Map (db m120147) HM
Colorado (Montrose County), Montrose — So Bold, So Beautiful a Land
It took bold men to ride into a bold land—a land of raging rivers, burning deserts, towering mountains, and rugged canyons. The land of the Southwest through which Dominguez and Escalante travelled in 1776 was awesome in beauty and . . . — Map (db m120226) HM
Colorado (Montrose County), Montrose — The Dominguez-Escalante Expedition / Dominguez-Escalante Country
The Dominguez-Escalante Expedition Just south of here on August 27, 1776, the Spanish explorers Dominguez and Escalante met a Ute Indian whom they called El Surdo (The Deaf One). They were seeking a route west, the two Spaniards . . . — Map (db m120219) HM
Colorado (Montrose County), Montrose — The Gunnison Tunnel
The Tunnel That Made the Desert Bloom Early settlers in the Uncompahgre Valley found getting water to the fertile but arid soil an ongoing challenge. Originally, irrigation water from the Uncompahgre River was diverted onto the land through . . . — Map (db m120134) HM
Colorado (Montrose County), Montrose — The Utes / Uncompahgre River Country / Ouray (1833-1880) / Chipeta (1843-1924)
The Utes An Abundant Earth The bountiful food resources of the Uncompahgre Valley normally allowed the Tabeguache Utes a life free from hunger. Elk and deer ranged through the valley in profusion, as did antelope, mountain sheep, beaver, . . . — Map (db m120289) HM
Colorado (Montrose County), Montrose — The Winds of Change
For hundreds of years, American Indians were virtually the sole inhabitants of western Colorado. Isolated by the towering mountain peaks and rugged canyons and plateaus, members of the Ute Indian tribe lived relatively undisturbed here until their . . . — Map (db m120148) HM
Colorado (Montrose County), Montrose — What's in a Name?
The town of Montrose was originally known as Pomona, but early settler and town father, Joseph Selig, suggested the name Montrose after a favorite character in Sir William Scott's popular novel, The Legend of Montrose. Uncompahgre . . . — Map (db m120135) HM
Colorado (Saguache County), Saguache — George W. Hazard Memorial
Left plaque George W. Hazard (1868-1938) was the second child of James Glann and Mary L (Stoddard) Hazard, and the only child to survive childhood. His older brother Henry died at the age of ten, and his younger sister Cora died in . . . — Map (db m120162) HM
Colorado (Saguache County), Saguache — Old Spanish Trail North Branch
This sign marks an important junction of the Old Spanish Trail. Both forks, east and west, of the North Branch of this Trail converged at Saguache before continuing west of Cochetopa Pass and on to Los Angeles. The Old Spanish Trail was the . . . — Map (db m120165) HM
Colorado (Saguache County), Saguache — Otto Mears ParkThis tablet is the property of the State of Colorado
This park is dedicated to Otto Mears, Russian-born Colorado Pioneer, know as “The Pathfinder of the San Juan”, who came to the San Luis Valley in 1865. In Saguache (A Ute Indian word meaning “blue earth”), Otto Mears was . . . — Map (db m120163) HM
Colorado (Saguache County), Saguache — Saguache
The land around Saguache (pronounced “sah-WATCH”) has been inhabited for thousands of years – first by unnamed nomads, later by the Utes (who camped here seasonally), and later still by Mexican traders bound for California on the . . . — Map (db m120166) HM
Colorado (Weld County), Ault — Weld County Irrigation / Ault Country
Weld County Irrigation Here is a land where life is written in water. – Thomas Hornsby Ferril Hard-pressed to turn crusty sod into fertile soil, northern Colorado's earliest farmers devised an . . . — Map (db m120216) HM
Colorado (Weld County), Platteville — Fort Vasquez / Fort Vasquez Country
Fort Vasquez As trappers and explorers, Louis Vasquez and Andrew Sublette helped build the lucrative fur trade. But by 1835, when they raised Fort Vasquez midway between Fort Laramie and Bent's Old Fort along Trapper's Trail and . . . — Map (db m120215) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Watertown — Watertown World War II Monument
In Memory of the Sacrifices And the Efforts of the Citizens of This Town Who Served in World War II ( 1236 names are listed. The following were Killed In Action ) Atwood, Ellsworth B. ★ Baculus, Edward ★ Baldwin, . . . — Map (db m120292) WM
District of Columbia (Washington), Downtown — Downtown Washington, 1801
This painting is based on the little-known 1801 watercolor "President House" by J. Benford, part of The White House art collection. Some art historians claim the large building on the right is not the White House, but Blodgett's Hotel, which . . . — Map (db m120236) HM
District of Columbia (Washington), Forest Hills — Rock Creek Park
Rock Creek Park was created by Congress in 1890 through the lobbying efforts of local philanthropist Charles C. Glover. Its original 1,754 acres taken mainly by eminent domain constitutes the largest urban park in America - twice the size of New . . . — Map (db m120161) HM
District of Columbia (Washington), Mount Vernon Square — 15 of 17 — On the PathMidcity at the Crossroads — Shaw Heritage Trail
The wooden chapel here was completed in 1857 as a mission of the McKendree Methodist Church. Known as Fletcher Chapel, it may have been a stop on the Underground Railroad. Washington's Anti-Saloon League began meeting at Fletcher Chapel in . . . — Map (db m120113) HM
District of Columbia (Washington), Mount Vernon Square — 16 of 17 — To Market, To MarketMidcity at the Crossroads — Shaw Heritage Trail
After this neighborhood's original Northern Liberty Market on Mount Vernon Square was razed in 1872, a new Northern Liberty Market was built along Fifth between K and L streets. When owners decided that fresh farm products weren't drawing . . . — Map (db m120114) HM
Florida (Alachua County), Gainesville — Gatorade's Birthplace
Gatorade, the sports drink that started an industry, was invented at the UF College of Medicine by a team of researchers led by Dr. Robert Cade. Gatorade was first field tested in a football scrimmage near this site and was first used in an October . . . — Map (db m120371) HM
Florida (Alachua County), Melrose — F-981 — Melrose United Methodist Church
The Melrose United Methodist Church was organized in 1868 as the Melrose Methodist Episcopal Church, South. This church building, the first located within the original 1877 plat of Melrose, was constructed out of heart pine by the congregation in . . . — Map (db m120212) HM
Florida (Duval County), Bayport — French Huguenots in North America
Side 1: This marker commemorates the French Huguenot landing near this site on May 1, 1562, and their lives as colonists on the land until 1565. Hoping to escape religious persecution in Western Europe, the Huguenots set sail to this . . . — Map (db m120345) HM
Florida (Duval County), Jacksonville — F-905 — Van Zant House
Musicians Ronnie, Donnie, and Johnny Van Zant spent their formative years growing up in this house with their sisters and parents between the 1950s and 1980s. A serendipitous foul ball hit by Ronnie Van Zant at a nearby park struck future bandmate . . . — Map (db m120254) HM
Florida (Hillsborough County), Tampa — Madame Fortune Taylor Bridge
Fortune and Benjamin Taylor were brought to Florida from South Carolina in the 1850s. They were owned by the Howell family. At the end of the Civil War, the newly freed couple were among the first African Americans to legally marry. Freedom came to . . . — Map (db m120259) HM
Florida (Hillsborough County), Tampa — Woolworth Sit-InTampa's Former F.W. Woolworth Store
Side 1 Woolworth's variety store was the scene of a pivotal event that started on February 29, 1960. Clarence Fort, President of the N.A.A.C.P. Youth Council and Reverend A. Leon Lowry, N.A.A.C.P. State president, led about 40 students (from . . . — Map (db m120347) HM
Georgia (Athens-Clarke County), Athens — Clarke County Confederate Monument
Erected by the Ladies’ Memorial Association. 1871. True to the Soil That gave them Birth and reared them Men: True to their Ancestors of High Renown And Hallowed Worth: Cherishing the Sentiments of Home and Country And the Allegiance there . . . — Map (db m120295) WM
Georgia (Athens-Clarke County), Athens — Dedicated to the Veterans of 1898 to 1902
“You triumphed over obstacles which would have overcome men less brave and determined.”President McKinley Dedicated to The Veterans of 1898 to 1902 by the Camps and Auxiliaries of the Department of Georgia United States War . . . — Map (db m120240) WM
Georgia (Athens-Clarke County), Athens — First Home of the Garden Club of Georgia, Inc.
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior First Home of the Garden Club of Georgia, Inc. Dedicated Oct. 6, 1964 — Map (db m120298) HM
Georgia (Athens-Clarke County), Athens — First Presbyterian Church
First Presbyterian Church Athens, Georgia Founded 1820 Has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior Erected 1855 — Map (db m120243) HM
Georgia (Athens-Clarke County), Athens — Site of First Classes
Site of First Classes The University of Georgia, created by the Georgia General Assembly on January 27, 1785, is this nation's first state-chartered university. This building stands near the spot in a forest clearing where Josiah Meigs taught . . . — Map (db m120250) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-960 — 11th Ohio InfantryTurchin's Brigade — Reynolds's Division
11th, Regiment Ohio Infantry, Turchin's Brigade. 6:30 p.m. September 20, 1863. — Map (db m120307) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-996 — 36th Ohio InfantryTurchin's Brigade — Reynold's Division
36th, Regiment Ohio Infantry, Turchin's Brigade. 6:30 p.m. September 20, 1863. — Map (db m120315) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-807 — 42nd Indiana InfantryJohn Beatty's Brigade — Negley's Division
Text on the Front Side of Monument:
42nd Indiana Infantry 1st Brigade, John Beatty 2nd Division, Negley 14th Corps. Thomas Text on the Back Side of Monument: Indiana's Tribute to Her Forty-Second . . . — Map (db m120288) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-689 — 44th Illinois InfantryLaiboldt's Brigade — Sheridan's Division
Illinois 44th Infantry. Laiboldt's Brigade. 5 p.m. September 19, 1863. — Map (db m120323) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-694 — 73rd Illinois InfantryLaiboldt's Brigade — Sheridan's Division
Illinois 73rd Infantry. Laiboldt's Brigade. 5 p.m. September 19, 1863. — Map (db m120326) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-1021 — 92nd Ohio InfantryTurchin's Brigade — Reynold's Division
92d, Regiment Ohio Infantry, Turchin's Brigade. 6:30 p.m. September 20, 1863. — Map (db m120316) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-658 — Battery C, 1st Illinois Light ArtilleryBradley's Brigade — Sheridan's Division
Battery C, 1st Illinois Light Artillery. 4 3" Rifles, 2 12 Pounder Howitzers. Bradley's Brigade, Sheridan's Division, McCook's Corps September 19, 1863. Captain Mark H. Prescott, Commanding. 2d Lieutenant Joseph R. . . . — Map (db m120374) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-660 — Battery C, 1st Illinois Light ArtilleryBradley's Brigade — Sheridan's Division
Text from the Front Side of the Monument: Battery C, 1st Light Artillery. 3rd Division - Sheridan. 20th Army Corps - McCook. Text from the Back Side of the Monument: Commanded By Captain Mark H. . . . — Map (db m120375) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-547 — Beatty's BrigadeNegley's Division — Thomas' Corps
Beatty's Brigade Negley's Division - Thomas' Corps. September 20th, 9:30 a.m., 1863 104th Illinois - Lieutenant Colonel Douglas Hapeman. 42d Indiana - Lieutenant Colonel William T. B. McIntyre. 88th Indiana - Colonel . . . — Map (db m120281) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — Captain W. M. Cockrum
September 20th, 1863, 9:30 a.m. Captain later Lieutenant Colonel W.M. Cockrum Forty Second Indiana Infantry was desperately wounded at this point. — Map (db m120286) WM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-1145 — Deas' BrigadeHindman's Division — Polk's Corps
Deas' Brigade. Hindman's Division -- Polk's Corps. Brigadier General Zach. C. Deas. September 20, 1863, 3 p.m. 18th Alabama - Colonel Samuel K. McSpadden. 22nd Alabama - Captain Harry T. Toulmin. 25th Alabama - . . . — Map (db m120398) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-577 — Dick's BrigadeVan Cleve's Division — Crittenden's Corps
Dick's Brigade. Van Cleve's Division, - Crittenden's Corps. Colonel George F. Dick. Sept. 19, 1863, Morning 44th Indiana, - Lieutenant Colonel Simeon C. Aldrich. 86th Indiana, - Major Jacob C. Dick. 13th Ohio, - . . . — Map (db m120428) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-1244 — Fowler's Alabama BatteryWalthall's Brigade — Liddell's Division
Fowler's Alabama Battery. 4 Napoleons. Walthall's Brigade, Liddell's Division, Walker's Corps. - September 20, 1863. Captain William H. Fowler, Commanding, Wounded. 1st Lieutenant John Phelan. 1st Lieutenant Robert . . . — Map (db m120310) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — Mt-611 — Laiboldt's BrigadeSheridan's Division — McCook's Corps
Laiboldt's Brigade. Sheridan'a Division - McCook's Corps. Colonel Bernard Laiboldt. September 19, 1863, 5:00 p.m., 1st Position. 44th Illinois - Colonel Wallace W. Barrett. 73d Illinois - Colonel James F. Jaquess. . . . — Map (db m120317) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-526 — Sheridan's DivisionMcCook's Corps — Major General Philip H. Sheridan
Sheridan's Division -- McCook's Corps. Major. General Philip H. Sheridan. September 19, 1863, 4 p.m. 1st Brigade - Brigadier General William H. Lytle. 2nd Brigade - Colonel Bernard Laiboldt 3rd Brigade - Colonel Luther P. Bradley. . . . — Map (db m120330) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-431 — Twentieth Army CorpsMajor General Alexander McD. McCook
Twentieth Army Corps. Major General Alexander McD. McCook. 1st Division -- Brigadier General Jefferson C. Davis 2d Division -- Brigadier General Richard W. Johnson. 3d Division -- Major General Phillip H. Sheridan. September . . . — Map (db m120332) HM
Georgia (Catoosa County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-1334 — Warren's Mississippi Light ArtilleryLiddell's Brigade — Liddell's Division
Warren's Mississippi Light Artillery 2 Napoleons; 2 James. Liddell's Brigade, Liddell's Division, Walker's Corps. September 20, 1863. 1st Lieutenant H Shannon, Commanding. 2nd Lieutenant W.P. McDonald . . . — Map (db m120311) HM
Georgia (Cobb County), Marietta — A National Cemetery System
Civil War Dead An estimated 700,000 Union and Confederate soldiers died in the Civil War between April 1861 and April 1865. As the death toll rose, the U.S. government struggled with the urgent but unplanned need to bury fallen Union troops. . . . — Map (db m120096) HM WM
Georgia (Cobb County), Marietta — Alexander Stephens Clay
Alexander Stephens Clay Citizen, lawyer, statesman, Born on a Cobb County farm Sept. 25, 1853; Died a member of the United States Senate Nov. 13, 1910. His life was largely given to the service of his people - as Councilman of his home city. . . . — Map (db m120224) HM
Georgia (Cobb County), Marietta — Marietta National Cemetery
Marietta National Cemetery Atlanta Campaign During the Civil War, the fight for Atlanta began in early May 1864 in north Georgia. It ended when Union troops marched into the state capital on September 2. Over four months, Union and . . . — Map (db m120022) HM WM
Georgia (Fayette County), Fayetteville — Hopeful Primitive Baptist Church
Hopeful Primitive Baptist Church Est. 1825 The oldest church in Fayette County. The cemetery is the final resting place of veterans from the Revolutionary War, War of 1812, Civil War, WWI & WWII. Placed by Thomas Wingfield Chapter National . . . — Map (db m120067) HM
Georgia (Upson County), The Rock — First Post Office
First Post Office at The Rock Stage Coach Route on Old Federal Road 1816.

Marked by Gov. Edward Telfair Chapter D.A.R. Thomaston, GA. 1923. — Map (db m120334) HM

Georgia (Upson County), Thomaston — First Cannon Ball
First cannon ball fired at outbreak of the War Between the States, at Fort Sumter, April 12, 1861. Presented to U.D.C. by Mrs. Sallie White to whom it was given in 1861 by P.W. Alexander, leading Confederate War Correspondent, who was present . . . — Map (db m120351) HM
Georgia (Walker County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-692 — 59th Illinois InfantryPost's Brigade — Davis' Division
Text on the Front Side: 59th Infantry. 1st Brigade - Post. 1st Division - Davis. 20th Army Corps - McCook. This regiment was engaged in guarding trains September 19th and acted with Mitchell's Cavalry Corps at . . . — Map (db m120267) HM
Georgia (Walker County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-695 — 74th Illinois InfantryPost's Brigade — Davis' Division
Text on the Front Side: 74th Infantry. 1st Brigade - Post. 1st Division - Davis. 20th Army Corps - McCook. This regiment was engaged in guarding trains September 19th and acted with Mitchell's Cavalry Corps at . . . — Map (db m120262) HM
Georgia (Walker County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-696 — 75th Illinois InfantryPost's Brigade — Davis' Division
Text on the Front Side: 75th Infantry. 1st Brigade - Post. 1st Division - Davis. 20th Army Corps - McCook. This regiment was engaged in guarding trains September 19th and acted with Mitchell's Cavalry Corps at . . . — Map (db m120257) HM
Georgia (Walker County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-500 — Davis' DivisionMcCook's Corps — Brigadier General Jefferson C. Davis
Davis' Division - McCook's Corps Brigadier General Jefferson C. Davis September 19th, 1863, Noon. 1st Brigade - Colonel P. Sidney Post. 2d Brigade - Brigadier General William P. Carlin 3d Brigade - Colonel Hans C. Heg. The . . . — Map (db m120378) HM
Georgia (Walker County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-1096 — Hindman's DivisionPolk's Corps — Major General Thomas D. Hindman
Hindman's Division - Polk's Corp's. Major General Thomas C. Hindman. September 20, 1863, 1 p.m. Anderson's Brigade -- Brigadier General Patton Anderson. Deas' Brigade -- Brigadier Zach C. Deas. Manigault's Brigade -- . . . — Map (db m120380) HM
Georgia (Walker County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-1095 — Hindman's DivisionPolk's Corps — Major General Thomas C. Hindman
Hindman's Division - Polk's Corp's. Major General Thomas C. Hindman. September 20, 1863, 2 p.m. Anderson's Brigade -- Brigadier General Patton Anderson. Deas' Brigade -- Brigadier Zach C. Deas. Manigault's Brigade -- Brigadier . . . — Map (db m120396) HM
Georgia (Walker County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-1201 — Manigault's BrigadeHindman's Division — Polk's Corps
Manigault's Brigade Hindman's Division, -- Polk's Corps. Brigadier General Arthur M. Manigault. September 20, 1863, 3 p.m. 24th Alabama, Colonel N.N. Davis. 28th Alabama, Colonel John C. Reid. 34th Alabama, Colonel John N. Slaughter. . . . — Map (db m120394) HM
Georgia (Walker County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-623 — Post's BrigadeDavis' Division — McCook's Corps
Post's Brigade Davis' Division - McCook's Corps. Colonel P. Sidney Post. September 19 and 20, 1863. 59th Illinois, Lieutenant Colonel Joshua C. Winters. 74th Illinois, Colonel Jason Marsh. 75th Illinois, Colonel John E. Bennett. 22nd . . . — Map (db m120277) HM
Georgia (Walker County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-533 — Van Cleve's DivisionCrittenden's Corps — Brigadier General Horatio P. Van Cleve
Van Cleve's Division - Crittenden's Corps. Brigadier General Horatio P. Van Cleve. September 20th, 1863. 1st Brigade - Brigadier General Samuel Beatty. 2nd Brigade - Colonel George F. Dick. 3rd Brigade - Colonel Sidney M. Barnes. . . . — Map (db m120391) HM
Georgia (Walker County), Fort Oglethorpe — MT-650 — Wilder's BrigadeReynold's Division — Thomas' Corps
Wilder's Brigade Reynolds' Division - Thomas' Corps. Colonel John T. Wilder. September 20, 1863, Morning. 92d Illinois - Colonel Smith D. Atkins. 98th Illinois - Colonel John J. Funkhouser. 123rd Illinois - Colonel . . . — Map (db m120377) HM
Georgia (White County), Sautee Nacoochee — 154-5 — Joe Brown Pikes
On Sautee Creek just north of here are remains of a dam constructed as part of a grist mill owned by Edwin P. Williams. During the War Between the States, to arm the Home Guard, Gov. Joseph E. Brown had made a great number of pikes, daggers on long . . . — Map (db m120350) HM
Indiana (Allen County), Fort Wayne — John B. Franke1866 – 1927
“Well done, good and faithful servant.” (Ft. Wayne Chamber of Commerce – Jan. 7, 2927)

J.B. Franke dedicated his lift to service of others. He donated 80 acres to the City of Fort Wayne, which is now known as Franke park. . . . — Map (db m119974) HM

Indiana (Allen County), Fort Wayne — Major General Anthony Wayne
In the early 1790s, the United States Army suffered two serious defeats at the hands of Indians under the leadership of Little Turtle, war chief of the Miami nation. In response, President George Washington sent Revolutionary War hero Gen. . . . — Map (db m119973) HM
Indiana (Randolph County), Winchester — 68 2013.1 — Amanda Way
Side A Born in Randolph Co. circa 1828i to Quaker family, Way was advocate for women’s rights and temperance. Founding member of Indiana Woman’s Rights Association, 1851; participant in “Whisky Riot” here, 1854; and . . . — Map (db m120249) HM
Indiana (St Joseph County), South Bend — Schuyler Colfax
Schuyler Colfax Vice President of the United States 1869 to 1873 Statesman and Beloved Citizen South Bend Post 50 American Legion Acknowledges the Services He Rendered His Country — Map (db m120066) HM
Indiana (Union County), West College Corner — College Corner Veterans Memorial
Memorial to all service men of all wars World War I   World War II   Korean War Viet Nam Era — Map (db m120314) WM
Indiana (Wayne County), Cambridge City — Cambridge City Veterans Memorial
Dedicated in memory of those who fought to maintain this nation’s freedom — Map (db m120306) WM
Indiana (Wayne County), Cambridge City — 89.2014.1 — Virginia Claypool Meredith"Queen of American Agriculture"
Side A As a writer, speaker, stockbreeder, and university professor, Meredith (born 1848) encouraged women to pursue education and careers related to farm life. She inherited Oakland Farm, three blocks south, 1882. Successfully grew business and . . . — Map (db m120302) HM
Indiana (Wayne County), Richmond — 89.2018.2 — Bishop William Paul QuinnBethel AME Church
Side A As a traveling missionary and preacher, Quinn helped establish the African Methodist Episcopal Church (AME) in free and slave states before the Civil War. He influenced the faith, community, and education of thousands of . . . — Map (db m120251) HM
Kentucky (Boyle County), Danville — 1328 — Capt. George Givens
Homesite and grave 1 mile west. B., Orange Co., Va., 1740. D., 1825. 40 years service to his country. Lt. at Fort Pitt, Dunmore's War, 1774. Captain, Botetourt County militia, 1776. Northwest Campaign of George Rogers Clark, 1778. Came to Ky., 1781. . . . — Map (db m120112) HM
Kentucky (Boyle County), Junction City — 2233 — Traveler's Rest
Isaac Shelby, 1st & 5th governor, came to Ky. as a surveyor in 1775. He claimed 1400 acres in 1776 by raising a crop of corn. In 1779 he received 1st land settlement & premption deed granted by Va. Land Commission. His home, Traveler's Rest, . . . — Map (db m120115) HM
Kentucky (Boyle County), Junction City — 95 — Traveler's Rest
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Kentucky (Daviess County), Owensboro — 1456 — Daviess Countians Who Served
During World War I approximately 80,000 men enlisted from Kentucky. Of this number 1,747 that answered the call to serve, between April 1917 and November 1918, were from Daviess County. Seventy-one were killed in action and seventy-six others . . . — Map (db m119828) WM
Kentucky (Daviess County), Owensboro — Wendell H. Ford
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Kentucky (Hardin County), Elizabethtown — Sarah Bush Johnston LincolnAnother footprint along the Lincoln Trail.
A memorial to the most famous step-mother in American History. This cabin is a close replica of one lived in by local woman Sarah Bush Johnston and her three children in the early 1800's.

Sarah married Thomas Lincoln on Dec. 2, 1819, in . . . — Map (db m120044) HM

Kentucky (Henderson County), Henderson — 878 — Kimmel Homestead
Site of home of three generations of Kimmels. Indian fighter, Civil War Major (CSA) Manning M. bought it in 1872. His son, Husband E., born here, 1882. He graduated at Annapolis, 1904. Named Commander-in-Chief of US Fleet, Feb. 1, 1941. Stationed at . . . — Map (db m119789) HM
Kentucky (Lincoln County), Stanford — 2268 — Boneyville
One of several “free towns” in Lincoln Co. Created in 1867 from Hugh Hays’ estate and named for founder, Napoleon Bonaparte Hays (1838-1907). “Boney” earned freedom in 1864 enlisting at Camp Nelson as Pvt., Co. C., 12th Regt. . . . — Map (db m120132) HM
Kentucky (Lincoln County), Stanford — Isaac Shelby
The General and Statesman Isaac Shelby’s military decisions at the Battle of King’s Mountain in 1779 secured a critical victory for America during the Revolutionary War. Before war’s end, Shelby had also served in the North Carolina . . . — Map (db m120217) HM
Kentucky (Lincoln County), Stanford — Isaac Shelby Cemetery
Isaac Shelby, soldier, statesman, and surveyor, was Kentucky’s first governor. He served from 1792 to 1796 and was re-elected in 1812. Shelby came to Kentucky in 1774 when he was hired by the Transylvania Company to survey the new Kentucky . . . — Map (db m120117) HM

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