“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Clarinda, Iowa

Clickable Map of Page County, Iowa and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Page County, IA (50) Adams County, IA (9) Fremont County, IA (3) Mills County, IA (5) Montgomery County, IA (19) Taylor County, IA (3) Atchison County, MO (4) Nodaway County, MO (9)  PageCounty(50) Page County (50)  AdamsCounty(9) Adams County (9)  FremontCounty(3) Fremont County (3)  MillsCounty(5) Mills County (5)  MontgomeryCounty(19) Montgomery County (19)  TaylorCounty(3) Taylor County (3)  AtchisonCountyMissouri(4) Atchison County (4)  NodawayCounty(9) Nodaway County (9)
Clarinda is the county seat for Page County
Clarinda is in Page County
      Page County (50)  
      Adams County (9)  
      Fremont County (3)  
      Mills County (5)  
      Montgomery County (19)  
      Taylor County (3)  
      Atchison County, Missouri (4)  
      Nodaway County, Missouri (9)  
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1Iowa (Page County), Clarinda — Birthplace of Glenn Miller — 1904 - 1944 — A Landmark of American Music —
Internationally known as an orchestrator and director of dance bands.Map (db m87461) HM
2Iowa (Page County), Clarinda — Carnegie Library
The Clarinda Carnegie Library Built in 1908 has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the InteriorMap (db m87508) HM
3Iowa (Page County), Clarinda — Civil War Memorial
In memory of the Defenders of the Union 1861 - 1865Map (db m87433) WM
4Iowa (Page County), Clarinda — Civil War Memorial
To The Unknown Dead 1861 - 1865Map (db m87548) WM
5Iowa (Page County), Clarinda — Clarinda Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial — Page, Banner County of Iowa — Ray "Bubba" Sorensen II —
POW / MIA Duty • Honor • Sacrifice —————————— "America means freedom and there's no expression of freedom quite so sincere as music." Major Glenn Miller 1Lt Vernon Baker . . . Map (db m88026) WM
6Iowa (Page County), Clarinda — Essie Pearl Davison — In Memory of
This 400 Acre Farm Given to Page County, Iowa November 29, 1991 "as a memorial to my father Allen Davison" Dedicated November 1, 1994Map (db m87989) HM
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7Iowa (Page County), Clarinda — First School House
This stone marks the site of the first school house in Clarinda. Built in 1854 and where Theodore Roosevelt spoke April 23, 1903.Map (db m87507) HM
8Iowa (Page County), Clarinda — Goldenrod School — 1873 — Iowa Historic Site —
This property is listed in the National Register of Historic PlacesMap (db m88090) HM
9Iowa (Page County), Clarinda — Historical Goldenrod — Birthplace of 4H
Historical Goldenrod Birthplace of 4H Originated in 1901 by Jessie Field ShambaughMap (db m88092) HM
10Iowa (Page County), Clarinda — Jessie Field Shambaugh — (1881 - 1971)
In 1901, as a country school teacher, Jessie Field created practical farm and home courses for her students as part of the regular curriculum. Later, as superintendent of Page County schools, she expanded these clubs and camps to include all rural . . . Map (db m88034) HM
11Iowa (Page County), Clarinda — Jessie Field Shambaugh
"Everywhere in the country, for those who have learned to see and understand, are lessons which point toward the richness and strength of life." by Jessie Field Shambaugh These words are written in memory of "The Mother of 4-H" to honor her . . . Map (db m88080) HM
12Iowa (Page County), Clarinda — Mattie Lou Cavender
Taught in this Goldenrod School September 7, 1891 to February 24, 1893 Married Lewis Elmer Miller May 4, 1898 Their second son was (Alton) Glenn Miller Born in Clarinda, Iowa March 1, 1904Map (db m88089) HM
13Iowa (Page County), Clarinda — Original Clarinda High School
This medallion preserved from the original Clarinda High School is presented by the Class of 1950 to past and future Classes of CHSMap (db m87504) HM
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14Iowa (Page County), Clarinda — Page County Courthouse
Rededication June 5, 1994 [Cornerstone reads] Page Co. Court House July 4th, 1885Map (db m87437) HM
15Iowa (Page County), Clarinda — Sister Cities
We wish to promote peace and harmony like the music of Glenn Miller which brought our communities together. May this tree and this stone symbolize growth and stability of our Sister City relationship. Frank Snyder, Mayor of Clarinda Toranosuke . . . Map (db m87424) HM
16Iowa (Page County), Clarinda — The Glenn Miller Home
Birthplace and childhood home of Alton Glenn Miller Founder of The Glenn Miller Orchestra Born in Clarinda March 1, 1904Map (db m87465) HM
17Iowa (Page County), Clarinda — The Page County Orphan Train Story
The greatest children's migration in the history of the United States took place during the seventy-five years from 1854-1929. Orphan and impoverished children were transported from the overcrowded eastern cities to the vast midwestern farmlands. . . . Map (db m88093) HM
18Iowa (Page County), Clarinda — Vernon J. Baker — First Lieutenant, Infantry, US Army Company C — 370th Regiment, 92nd Inf Division —
One of 7 African-Americans to receive the Medal of Honor for WWII Awarded January 13, 1997 Clarinda High School Graduate 1939 For conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his own life above and beyond the call of duty in . . . Map (db m87435) WM
19Iowa (Page County), Clarinda — W. T. S. White House & Carriage House
This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the InteriorMap (db m87510) HM
20Iowa (Page County), Clarinda — War Memorial
Page County Roll of Honor This monument is dedicated to the veterans and service members who have served this country so faithfully in war and peace from the Revolution to the present time to protect our freedom. Page County Roll of Honor . . . Map (db m87422) WM
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21Iowa (Page County), Clarinda — William P. Hepburn House
has been designated a National Historic Landmark This site possesses national significance in commemorating the history of the United States of AmericaMap (db m87512) HM
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Dec. 6, 2022