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[Haus] zum Schwarzen Horn / The Black Horn and Marker image, Touch for more information
By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2013
[Haus] zum Schwarzen Horn / The Black Horn and 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

Germany, Bavaria, Munich — Franz Marc
Der grösste Bayerische maler des 20. jahrhunderts. Der begründer des "Blauen reiters" hat in diesem hause von 1892-1895 gelebt ———————— The greatest Bavarian painter of the 20th . . . — Map (db m77475) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — [Haus] zum Schwarzen Horn / The Black Horn
Fassade 1549 im Renaissance-Stil errichtet Druckerwerkstatt von Wolfgang Schenck (seit 1499) Mathis Maler (bis 1536) Hier wurden Martin Luthers Schriften und Adam Rieses Rechenbücher gedruckt . . . — Map (db m76992) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Adam Ries1492 • 1559
von 1518-1522/23 in Erfurt sein ältestes rechenbuch „Rechnung auff der linihen” wurde hier 1518 gedruckt ———————— [lived] in Erfurt from 1518-1522/23. His first book on . . . — Map (db m76995) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Allerheiligenkirche / All Saints Church
1125 als Klosterkircher gestiftet Seit dem 13. Jh. Pfarrkirche Ende des 13. Jh. gotischer Umbau 1487 Westturm erneuert Vesperbild (Pietà) von 1390 ——————— 1125 Founded as a monastery church . . . — Map (db m77762) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Augustinian MonasteryEvangelisches Augustinerkloster zu Erfurt — Luther Trail / Lutherweg
The Protestant Augustinian monastery (1300) in Erfurt, a Lutheran site famous both in Germany and around the world, is a remarkable example of medieval religious architecture. Martin Luther lived, prayed and worked here as a monk from 17 July . . . — Map (db m76966) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Childhood Home of Friedrich Wilhelm Ritschl
Hier steht das Elternhaus des großen Philologen Friedrich Wilhelm Ritschl (1806 - 1876) ———————— Here is the childhood home of the great philologist Friedrich Wilhelm Ritschl . . . — Map (db m76968) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Christoph Martin Wieland
Hier wohnte Christoph Martin Wieland Professor an der Philosophischen fakultät der Universität Erfurt - von 1769 - 1772 ———————— Here lived Christoph Martin Wieland Professor on the . . . — Map (db m77018) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Collegium Maius1379 — Old University / Alte Universität Erfurt 1392-1816
Ehem. grosses kolleg und sitz des rektors der alma mater erfordiensis um 1500 - 1550 Durch bomben zerstört 9.Feb.1945 Teilrekonstruktion 1983 ———————— Former large lecture hall . . . — Map (db m76979) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Fish Market 22 / Coffee Mountain HouseFischmarkt 22 / Haus zum Kaffenberg
1310 Erste schriftliche Erwähnung als „das Anwesen, durch das man zur Synagoge geht” Besitzer ist der Jude Abraham, Sohn des David. Einen Teil des Grundstückes hatte bereits von dieser Zeit die Erfurter jüdische Gemeinde als Zugang zur . . . — Map (db m82773) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Functional Housing Prototype at Johannes TowerFunktionsmusterbau am Johannesturm — Erected 1983 - 1985 errichtet
Musterbau der flächenhaften Stadterneuerung im Rahmen einer differenzierten architektonischen und städtebaulichen Gestaltung im industriellen Wohnungsbau. Auftakt zur Umgestaltung der nördlichen innerstadtbereiche in den letzten Jahren der DDR. . . . — Map (db m76960) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — General Medical Insurance Building (AOK)Gebäude der Allgemeinen Ortskrankenkasse (AOK)
1930 errichtet Funktionalbau im Stil der Neuen Sachlichkeit Architekt Theo Kellner Bildhauer Hans Walther ———————— Built in 1930 Functionally built in the New Objectivity style . . . — Map (db m76964) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Haus zum schwarzen Mohren / Home of the black Moors
erbaut a.d. 1569 ———————— built 1569 A.D. — Map (db m77833) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — House for the Great Ark of Noah and EngelsburgZur Grossen Arche Noah und Engelsburg — Old University / Alte Universität Erfurt 1392-1816
Um 1392 Wohnhaus des Amplonius Ratingk 1565 im Stil der Renaissance umgebaut Druckerwerkstatt von Melchior Sachse seit 1525 Hier wurde Luthers Bibel- übersetzung und der Straßburger Eulenspiegel gedruckt . . . — Map (db m76977) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Johann Christian Kittel(1732 - 1809)
Hier stand das Geburtshaus von Johann Christian Kittel (1732 - 1809) Komponist und Schüler J. S. Bachs ———————— Here was the birthplace of Johann Christian Kittel (1732 - . . . — Map (db m77389) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Johann Matthäus Meyfart and/und Caspar Friedrich Lossius
Here lived the evangelical clergymen and teachers Johann Matthäus Meyfart (1590 - 1642) Caspar Friedrich Lossius (1753 - 1817) ———————— Hier wohnte die ev. Geistlichen und . . . — Map (db m77099) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Johanneskirchturm / Johannes Church Tower
1217 Kirche urkundl. erwähnt 1469-1486 gotischer Neubau 1819 Kirchenschiff abgebrochen Dient der Augustinerkirche als Glockenturm ———————— 1217 Church mentioned in documents 1469-1486 . . . — Map (db m76956) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Krämerbrücke / Merchant's Bridge
Älteste urkundliche erwähnung als holzbrücke im Jahre 1117, durch Brand mehrere Male zerstört. In Stein erbaut im Jahre 1325. Die Brücke lag auf der Wegstrecke der ost-west-handelsstrasse Kiew-Breslau-Erfurt-Frankfurt/Main. . . . — Map (db m77017) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Laasphe-Kapelle / Laasphe Chapel(Dreifaltigkeitskapelle) / (Trinity Chapel)
Erbaut zwischen der Michaeliskirche und dem wohnhaus von Dr. Johannes Bonemilch (1430-1510) aus Laasphe Dr. Johannes Bonemilch studierte und lehrte an der Universität Erfurt deren rektorat er dreimal inne hatte Als weihbischof ist . . . — Map (db m76984) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Lehmannsbrücke / Lehmanns Bridge
ehemalige Lehmannsbrücke Älteste Erfurter Brücke, erstmalig im Jahre 1108 erwähnt, 1342 als steinerne Brücke mit 4 Bögen errichtet, 1977 durch einen Neubau ersetzt. ———————— Former . . . — Map (db m77808) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Luther Trail Points of Interest / Sehenswertes am Lutherweg
Erfurt, the current regional capital of the Free State of Thuringia, was established in 742, and with 200,000 inhabitants, is the largest city in Thuringia as well as its commercial, spiritual, cultural and political centre. Situated in the . . . — Map (db m76967) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Martin Luther
Eintritt in das Augustiner-Eremiten-Kloster zu Erfurt 17. Juli 1505 Der wahre Schatz der Kirche ist das allerheiligste Evangelium von der Herrlichkeit und Gnad Gottes. (62. der 95 Thesen zum Ablaß) 17. Juli 2005 . . . — Map (db m77834) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Michaeliskirche / Michaelis Church — Old University / Alte Universität Erfurt 1392-1816
1183-1200 als Pfarrkirche errichtet Ende 13.Jh. und Anfang 15.Jh. gotischer Bau Ehem. Universitätskirche 1522 Predigt Martin Luthers; hier wurde der Reformator Johannes Lang beigesetzt ————— . . . — Map (db m76981) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Nikolai Church Tower / Nikolaikirchturm
Church organized beginning of the 11th century Tower built around 1360 Nave removed 1744 The church has been in the possession of the Teutonic Order since 1284 ———————— Gründung der . . . — Map (db m76971) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Paulskirchturm / Paul's Church Tower
Church founded before 1187 Church built 1465-1468 Tower restored 1737 Destruction of the nave in the first half of the 18th century through fire and demolition ———————— Gründung der . . . — Map (db m77100) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Predigerkirche / Preachers' Church
Constructed about 1270 Gothic building completed in 1488 Former abbey of the Dominican Order with major parts dating to the Middle Ages Work Supervisor Eckhart (*1260 †1328) Evangelical since 1525 . . . — Map (db m77106) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Rathaus / City Hall
1275 Vorgängerbau erstmals erwähnt 1869-82 neogotischer Neubau Neogotische Innenausstattung mit Gemälden zur Geschichte Erfurts und Thüringens ——————— Predecessor mentioned in 1275 for the . . . — Map (db m77764) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Ratsgymnasium / Council Secondary School
. . . — Map (db m77809) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Sparkasse am Fishmarkt / Savings on Fish Market
Sparkasse am Fischmartk 1934/35 errichtet Bau im Stil der neuen Sachlichkeit Reliefgestaltung zum Thema „Die Laster und die Tugenden” Bildhauer Hans Walther ———————— Savings . . . — Map (db m77071) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Willi Münzenberg1889 - 1940
Hier stand das Geburtshaus von Willi Münzenberg 1889 - 1940 Publizist im Widerstand gegen Hitler und Stalin ———————— Here stood the birthplace of Willi Münzenberg 1889 - . . . — Map (db m77438) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Zum Güldenen Krönbacken
Mittelalterliches Gebäude, 1534 und 1561 im Renaissance - Stil umgebaut Im Innern gotische Architekur - elemente erhalten; Waidheimulerhaus mit großen Waidspeicher im Hof English translation: Medieval building, 1534 . . . — Map (db m82806) HM
Germany, Thuringia, Erfurt — Zum Roten Ochsen / The Red Ox
Um 1250 erwähnt 1562 im Hochrenaissance - Stil erbaut Waidhändlerhaus; wird seit 1978 als Kunstgalerie genutzt ———————— Mentioned around 1250 Re-built 1562 in the High Renaissance . . . — Map (db m77042) HM
Indiana (Adams County), Berne — Adams County Veterans Memorial
In loving memory and appreciation for the men and women of Adams County who served our nation. This monument is dedicated to those veterans who made the supreme sacrifice and gave their todays for our tomorrows World War I Apr. 6, 1917 - . . . — Map (db m37026) HM
Indiana (Allen County), Fort Wayne — Duck Creek: Early Industry and Business Development
Fort Wayne business had a start on Duck Street, named for the 19th century Duck Creek that drained the area from the higher ground near Superior Street into the St. Mary’s River. Along Duck Creek in the 1840s and 50s stood the City Mills, one of the . . . — Map (db m16997) HM
Indiana (Allen County), Fort Wayne — Earliest Railroad
The Wabash & Erie Canal was instrumental in the construction of the first railways in Fort Wayne, which quickly became a railroading center in the Midwest. In 1852, along the canal at the present-day railroad elevation that borders the south edge of . . . — Map (db m16996) HM
Indiana (Allen County), Fort Wayne — Early Effort To Build A Park
Around the turn of the century, the nationwide “City Beautiful” movement found local expression through the efforts of Charles Mulford Robinson and nationallly known landscape architect George Kessler. Seeking to reclaim the natural . . . — Map (db m17034) HM
Indiana (Allen County), Fort Wayne — Emerine Jane Holman Hamilton1810 - 1889 — Pioneer in Religion, Education, Philanthropy, Reform
She encouraged local efforts to form First Presbyterian Church, establish a public library, support the national Women's Suffrage Movement, and donated land for Fort Wayne's first African-American church. The Hamilton Estate on Clinton Street . . . — Map (db m16967) HM
Indiana (Allen County), Fort Wayne — First Americans
The confluence area of the Three Rivers was known to the native people since as early as the end of the last Ice Age, more than 10,000 years ago. As the glaciers melted and receded, they paused here creating a high point in the topography of the . . . — Map (db m17064) HM
Indiana (Allen County), Fort Wayne — Flood Retention Walls
The concrete retention walls at the north end of the plaza will help downtown Fort Wayne withstand future flooding when the rivers rise. They were constructed where sandbaggers and volunteers worked during the flood of 1982 to build a dike to . . . — Map (db m17061) HM
Indiana (Allen County), Fort Wayne — Headwaters Park
Architect Eric R. Kuhne was commissioned to design a flood control plan that would provide for a park and premier festival center. It could also serve as a model for flood control in other sections of the country. The Headwaters Park Commission was . . . — Map (db m17037) HM
Indiana (Allen County), Fort Wayne — Jail Flats
Because of the often soggy conditions that discouraged use as either residential or commercial property, the area of Headwaters Park became known as the Jail Flats. The first jail in Allen County was a two-story hewn-log structure that was enclosed . . . — Map (db m16998) HM
Indiana (Allen County), Fort Wayne — League Park
The first professional organized league baseball game was played here on May 4, 1871 ending in a victory for the Fort Wayne Kekiongas over the Cleveland Forest Citys by a score of 2-0. A wooden structure was built in 1883 and rebuilt numerous times . . . — Map (db m59686) HM
Indiana (Allen County), Fort Wayne — Little Turtle
Miami Chief Mishikinakwa or Me-she-kin-no-quah, known to the Euro-Americans as Little Turtle, born circa 1747, played a significant role in the settlement of the area surrounding the confluence of the Three Rivers. He was the most successful Native . . . — Map (db m16976) HM
Indiana (Allen County), Fort Wayne — Miami Legend of the Sandhill Crane
Long before settlers appeared on the scene, the American Indian people here used the sandhill crane as a symbol for their tribe. Early British and American officials referred to the people we know as Miami as “Twightwees” in various . . . — Map (db m17068) HM
Indiana (Allen County), Fort Wayne — Pirogue Landing
Terminal point where French-Canadian boats, hollowed from 30-60 foot poplar logs, brought families and cargo up the Maumee River from Toledo and Detroit, and returned furs to Lake Erie in exchange for traders' supplies, from the late 1700's until . . . — Map (db m16957) HM
Indiana (Allen County), Fort Wayne — The Floods
Most often the rivers here brought prosperity. They are the reason humanbeings settled here; established a land portage to connect with the Wabash River system; and attracted the canal followed by rails, highways, industry, and homes. They brought . . . — Map (db m17030) HM
Indiana (Allen County), Fort Wayne — The Fur Traders and the Military at Fort Wayne
The French built Fort St. Philippe (Fort Miamis) west of this area by 1722, to command the land portage here between the Maumee and Wabash Rivers. It was important to the French to protect the area in their political competition with the British as . . . — Map (db m17067) HM
Indiana (Allen County), Fort Wayne — The Wabash & Erie Canal
Anchoring the southern edge of the Headwaters Park “Thumb” until circa 1874, the Wabash & Erie Canal’s importance to transportation to the western part of the United States and to the growth of Fort Wayne was substantial. Headwaters Park . . . — Map (db m16985) HM
Indiana (Allen County), Fort Wayne — These are the Hamilton Women of Fort Wayne
Edith (seated), scholar of Greek and Roman mythology, wrote the classic text, The Greek Way. Alice (standing), Edith's sister, influential industrial physician, advanced the reform of unsafe working conditions in our nation's factories. . . . — Map (db m16956) HM
Iowa (Adair County), Greenfield — Veterans Memorial"Lest We Forget"
[Front] In grateful appreciation this monument is dedicated to the Veterans of Adair County who served their country in times of war and peace. [Back has POW-MIA emblem] — Map (db m72442) WM
Iowa (Adair County), Greenfield — Veterans Memorial
Thank You Veterans For Our Freedom Our debt to the heroic men and valiant women of our country can never be repaid. They have earned our undying gratitude. America will never forget their sacrifices. President Harry S. Truman . . . — Map (db m72443) WM
Iowa (Adair County), Menlo — Adair County Freedom Rock Veterans MemorialLife, Liberty, Pursuit of Happiness — Ray "Bubba" Sorensen II

Don't Tread on Me ———————— The Four Chaplains [Sinking of USAT Dorchester] ———————— [Vietnam Scene] Carlos "White Feather" . . . — Map (db m93757) WM

Iowa (Adair County), Orient — Grasses / VoicesArtist - Susan Gardels

"A grass plant is small and humble, lost in the multitude, and unnoticed. Hardly one person in a hundred thousand realizes what is going on in the growth of grass. But for the protection of the soil, grass is just as important as trees - and . . . — Map (db m86940) HM

Iowa (Adair County), Orient — Henry A. Wallace Birthplace1888

Renovated in 1996 Under The Guidance Of Architect William Wagner — Map (db m86983) HM

Iowa (Adair County), Orient — Jasper James And His Family

The Garden Pond Is In Memory Of Our Great Grandfather Jasper James And His Family

They moved to Adair County in 1892 by covered wagon with their young children herding the livestock. They settled on a farm two and a half miles . . . — Map (db m86929) HM

Iowa (Adair County), Orient — Native Prairie Planting

When the first settlers arrived in Iowa, nearly 30 of this state's 35 million acres were blanketed with tallgrass prairie. In less than 150 years, 99.9% of this vast, lush grassland disappeared under the plow. The prairie before you contains . . . — Map (db m86930) HM

Iowa (Adair County), Orient — The Mormon Trail

Determined and authenticated by the Historical Department of Iowa, 1911.

This monument was erected in 1917 by the Iowa Daughters of the American Revolution in memory of the pioneers who followed this trail and its . . . — Map (db m86922) HM

Iowa (Adair County), Orient — Veterans Memorial

This flag display has been erected by the Bank of Memories Museum in proud and grateful memory of American soldiers, sailors, marines and airmen and especially those who laid down their lives in all quarters of this earth, that other peoples . . . — Map (db m86925) WM

Iowa (Adams County), Corning — Adams County JailHouse of History

The Adams County House of History served as county Jail House and Sheriff's Quarters from 1877 to 1955. The stones that were used to build the jail house were hauled from St. Joseph, Missouri, by oxen and wagon. The effort to purchase and . . . — Map (db m86668) HM

Iowa (Adams County), Corning — City of Corning Fire Bell

Purchased 1897 Removed from tower in Central Park 1966 — Map (db m86700) HM

Iowa (Adams County), Corning — Corning Freedom Rock Veterans MemorialHonoring Adams County Veterans — Ray "Bubba" Sorensen II

Remembering Our Heroes ——————— Our Liberties We Prize and Our Rights We Will Maintain ——————— John Thuman - KIA WWII Billy Cooper - KIA Korea . . . — Map (db m86994) HM

Iowa (Adams County), Corning — Fairview Church1892 - 2008

[And former church bell] — Map (db m86715) HM

Iowa (Adams County), Corning — First Adams County Mill

Carbon Roller Stone 1849-1918 — Map (db m86671) HM

Iowa (Adams County), Corning — Mt. Etna United Methodist Church1852 - 1987

In memory of Dr. H. L. Sweet and all former members of Mt. Etna United Methodist Church

[Former Church Bell] — Map (db m86672) HM

Iowa (Adams County), Corning — The Bell

This bell first rang in the Congregational Church which was built on this site in 1871. A new church building was constructed here in 1900, and it included a tower for the bell. The Congregational Church federated with the Presbyterian Church . . . — Map (db m86999) HM

Iowa (Adams County), Corning — Veterans Memorial

To Honor All Who Served ———————— All Gave Some - Some Gave All ———————— For Our Freedom — Map (db m87000) WM

Kansas (Allen County), Humboldt — 50th Anniversary of Humboldt
Bandstand erected 1907 commemorating 50th Anniversary of Humboldt Plaque presented to City of Humboldt July 4, 1976 "Bicentennial" — Map (db m57434) HM
Kansas (Allen County), Humboldt — Abel Secrest
Farmer Abel Secrest was shot by Confederates Oct. 14, 1861 after refusing to give up his mules. — Map (db m57471) HM
Kansas (Allen County), Humboldt — Aunt Polly Crosby's Cabin Site
Aunt Polly Crosby, First Mother of the Church, Poplar Grove Baptist. Site of her cabin. — Map (db m57483) HM
Kansas (Allen County), Humboldt — Block House Recruiting Station
A Block House was built here, used as a recruting station, part of Log Town. — Map (db m57482) HM
Kansas (Allen County), Humboldt — Civil War Monument
Dedicated to the Citizens of Humboldt, Kansas, past and present, who believe the strength of a community lies in its faith in God and each other, its integrity, and its commitment to freedom for all. Humboldt, Kansas "A Delightful Place" . . . — Map (db m57436) HM
Kansas (Allen County), Humboldt — Colonel Irvine
Confederate Col. Irvine invited himself to supper at the Wakefield's, sparing the house from burning. — Map (db m57480) HM
Kansas (Allen County), Humboldt — Colonel Orlin Thurston
Commanded Allen County Troops Found dying Secrest Saw Mill Owner. State Senator. Founded Newspaper. Abolitionist. — Map (db m57472) HM
Kansas (Allen County), Humboldt — Confederate Soldier
was shot here Oct. 14, 1861, as he tried to remove Union flag. — Map (db m57465) HM
Kansas (Allen County), Humboldt — George Alexander Sweatt
George A. Sweatt Park is named for Humboldt native, George Sweatt, born December 12, 1893. He graduated from Humboldt High School in 1912. Following military service in World War I, he attended Pittsburg State University from 1920 to 1922. A good . . . — Map (db m57489) HM
Kansas (Allen County), Humboldt — German Evangelical Church, 1860
Under the brick veneer is the framework of the original German Evangelical Church, 1860. — Map (db m57473) HM
Kansas (Allen County), Humboldt — Humboldt Underground Railroad
On the East Bank [of the Neosho River], escaped slaves traveled through caves and tunnels to secret Underground Railroad stations. — Map (db m57486) HM
Kansas (Allen County), Humboldt — J. A. Coffey
Founder of Humboldt 1857 and Coffeyville 1869 — Map (db m57469) HM
Kansas (Allen County), Humboldt — Kate Burnett
Kate Burnett saved $25,000 in land warrants by hiding them in tall grass behind Land Office. — Map (db m57463) HM
Kansas (Allen County), Humboldt — Neosho River Log Town
Among scrub oaks along the Neosho [River], log town housed soldiers of the Kansas 9th — Map (db m57466) HM
Kansas (Allen County), Humboldt — O'Brien's Mill
Home Guard quartered at O'Brien's Mill. Confederate soldiers burned the mill. — Map (db m57487) HM
Kansas (Allen County), Humboldt — Rev. D. D. Payne1844 - 1918

First Pastor Poplar Grove Baptist Church — Map (db m80597) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Humboldt — Sad Saga of Vegetarian Creek — .7M South Turn Left
In Mid-March, 1856, the first emigrants of the Vegetarian Settlement Company set out for the Neosho River Valley in Kansas Territory. Henry S. Clubb promoted Kans. Terr. as a permanent home for believers in Vegetarianism, hydropahty, and . . . — Map (db m57499) HM
Kansas (Allen County), Humboldt — Safety Follows WisdomPortland Cement Association Safety Trophy
. . . — Map (db m128641) HM
Kansas (Allen County), Humboldt — Sophia Fussman
During burning of Humboldt, Sophia Fussman saved valuables on a feather bed thrown down her well. — Map (db m57470) HM
Kansas (Allen County), Humboldt — Veterans Memorial
Lest We Forget Those Who Serve [Armed Forces and POW/MIA Emblems] — Map (db m57430) WM
Kansas (Allen County), Humboldt — Veterans Memorial
Memorial to Veterans of All Wars In Memory of Vicksburg Post No. 72 Grand Army of the Republic 1861 - 1865 Lawton Circle No. 97 Ladies of the G.A.R. — Map (db m66605) HM
Kansas (Allen County), Humboldt — Walter Johnson Birth Site
On November 6, 1887, Hall of Fame baseball pitcher Walter Perry Johnson was born on this farm site. In 1901, he moved with his family into the town of Humboldt. During a career with the Washington Senators from 1907 to 1927, he became famous for . . . — Map (db m57497) HM
Kansas (Allen County), Iola — A.W. BeckNovember 10, 1845 - June 18, 1931

A.W. Beck was responsible for the development of the buildings on east Madison from Jefferson to South Avenues (viewed on the other side of this sign). Mr. Beck was an instrumental business leader from 1870 to 1928. He brought many new ideas . . . — Map (db m83701) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — Andrews Auto Stores

This building was located at the corner of North Street and Jackson Avenue. It was torn down to accommodate the construction of a new City Hall. Although it says Andrews Auto store, it was said that he had everything, if he could find it. — Map (db m83602) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — 53 — Boyhood Home of General Funston
Frederick Funston, five feet four and slightly built, went from this farm to a life of amazing adventure. Youthful exploring expeditions in this country were followed by two years in the Arctic from which he returned down the Yukon river 1,500 . . . — Map (db m53285) HM
Kansas (Allen County), Iola — Cornstalks at Shannon's

This (circa 1900) photo was taken in front of TB Shannon's business. Note the size of the cornstalks. — Map (db m83609) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — Doctor O.L. Garlinghouse(1870 - 1949)

Dr. O.L. Garlinghouse was believed to be ahead of his time in his medical practice. His office was equipped with x-ray and electrotherapy and was located in the building in the photo on the other side of this sign. — Map (db m83549) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — East Jackson Street Businesses

[Top photo caption reads] Notice Iola's 1st horse-drawn ambulances and hearse in front of Culbertson's building. The top floor, as well as the west entrance on the bottom was used for Culbertson's mortuary business, and the east side was an . . . — Map (db m83588) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — East Jackson Street Businesses

[Top photo caption reads] The YMCA was built in this block in 1907. It featured an indoor swimming pool, bowling alley, and various sporting amenities. The cost of upkeep led to the building being torn down.

[Bottom photo caption reads] . . . — Map (db m83599) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — East Madison Avenue Businesses

[Top photo caption reads] This picture was taken in the early 50's looking east from the Madison Avenue and South Street intersection. Businesses on the block at that time were Cooksey Drug, JC Penney Co., Hoover Drug, Dr. Philip W. Waugh, . . . — Map (db m83699) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — EP Brigham05/19/1859 - 08/14/1937

EP Brigham was an entrepreneur in Iola in the late 1800s. He owned various businesses throughout Iola that sold anything from hay, to hardware, to groceries, to china. Brigham started his first business as a fresh butcher where he sold quail . . . — Map (db m83543) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — Founders of the Iola Public Library

These women were some of the first ladies of Iola. In the 1800s, they established the first Iola Public Library, located on the second floor of the L.L. Northrup Banking House.

Pictured front row: Mrs. A.W. Beck, Hazel Bowlus (Tom's sister) . . . — Map (db m83612) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — Fred Horton10/31/1864 - 11/15/1940

At the request of L.L. Northrup, Fred Horton came to Iola to drill the oil and gas wells of Allen County. Horton's office was located in the back of what is now the Allen County Historical Museum at the south end of this block. — Map (db m83650) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — General Frederick FunstonIn Memory Of

This tablet placed by the Frederick Funston Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution Humboldt, Kansas 1928 — Map (db m94956) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — George A. BowlusMay 1, 1841 - July 14, 1908

George A. Bowlus started the Bank of Allen County which was the second bank in Iola, located on this block between South Street and Washington Avenue. George was one of several business men who was instrumental in paying for the trolley tracks . . . — Map (db m83672) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — Granny Cowden(1814 - 1896)

Granny Cowden was believed to have been the 1st white woman in Kansas. You can visit her grave in the Civil War section at the Iola Cemetery west of town on Highway 54. You can also find out more about her in the Allen County Historical Museum . . . — Map (db m83584) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — Intersection of Madison and Washington

[Top photo caption reads] This photo was taken in 1910 when the Ringling Bros. Circus performers and animals paraded around town. At that time, the circus drew a huge crowd.

[Bottom photo caption reads] This is the intersection of . . . — Map (db m83665) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — Iola Colborn1/13/1832 - 1/25/1911

Iola Colborn was the wife of Josiah Colborn, one of the founders of Iola. During a town meeting, a nomination was made to name the town after her. Mr. and Mrs. Colborn owned land from the town square to the river. Iola gave birth to the first . . . — Map (db m83517) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — Iola Kiosk

This 1907 picture of the old Iola Kiosk, located on the southeast corner of the courthouse lawn, displayed weather data for many years and was also used as a town bulletin board. The structure contained about 3,300 pounds of cast iron and about . . . — Map (db m83716) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — Iola Police Department

The Iola Kansas Police Department formed in 1880. These are photos of officers from the early 1900s. — Map (db m83603) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — Iola State Bank and Madison Avenue

[Top photo caption reads] Looking west on Madison Avenue, you can see the street trolley cars and the horse and buggies. The architecture of the buildings remains the same 110 years later.

[Bottom photo caption reads] The Iola State . . . — Map (db m83519) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — John Walter Scott8/29/1823 - 1/1/1899

1859 was a monumental year for John Walter Scott. He was elected president of the 1st Iola Town Company, was a county commissioner, and was a member of the legislature. Each of the 60 plus town company members had to make a substantial . . . — Map (db m83554) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — Josiah Colborn02/07/1829 - 06/16/1904

Josiah Colborn was one of the founding fathers and first businessmen of Iola. He was the husband of Iola Colborn, Iola's namesake. — Map (db m83596) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — L.L. Northrup(1819 - 1896)

L.L. Northrup owned the first Iola bank and a huge lumber company. These businesses encompassed almost the entire block. He was instrumental in getting the railroads and financing the growth of Iola. — Map (db m83608) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — Madison Avenue and the Allen County Courthouse

[Top photo caption reads] This picture was taken standing in the intersection of South Street & Madison Avenue, looking west. Notice all the different forms of transportation represented in the picture: walking, bicycle, cars, tracks from . . . — Map (db m83681) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — Major General Frederick FunstonSeptember 11, 1865 - February 19, 1917

Frederick Funston was born in Ohio and moved to Kansas with his parents in the spring of 1868 at the age of 2. Nicknamed "Fearless Freddy," he was of slight build - be sure to check out the life size statue in front of the Funston Home and . . . — Map (db m83656) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — McCook Post No. 51 G.A.R. Civil War Memorial
This memorial in memory of Union soldiers who fell in battle was dedicated on May 31, 1909, and maintained by McCook Post No. 51, G.A.R. In 1998 the statue was refurbished and a new pedestal was erected. On June 2, 2001 this Monument . . . — Map (db m34600) HM
Kansas (Allen County), Iola — Nimrod HankinsMarch 1, 1831 - Feb 22, 1905

Nimrod Hankins came to Cofachique, Allen County's first settlement and county seat, in 1855 when KS was still a territory. Enlisted into Company E the 9th KS Calvary [sic - Cavalry] when the Civil War broke out and rose to the rank of 1st . . . — Map (db m83657) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — North Jefferson Avenue Businesses

[Top photo caption reads] This building was owned by Dr. O.L. Garlinghouse who had a medical practice on the second floor. Notice the awnings are on the side of the building facing the afternoon sun. Air conditioning was non-existent at this . . . — Map (db m83548) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — North Jefferson Avenue Businesses

[Top photo caption reads] These buildings were developed after 1910. During this period, there were a number of meat markets throughout Iola. With the lack of refrigeration, people had to buy fresh meat daily.

[Bottom photo caption reads] . . . — Map (db m83551) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — Northrup Bank

[Top photo caption reads] On the corner is Northrup's second bank building, which replaced Northrup's Lumber Yard that encompassed most of the block. Fire destroyed the bank in January of 1949.

[Bottom photo caption reads] On the east . . . — Map (db m83606) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — Northrup Bank and North Washington Street Businesses

[Top photo caption reads] Pictured here is Iola's 1st bank: L.L. Northrup Banking House. It was one of the 1st buildings on the square. The second story housed the 1st Iola Library.

[Bottom photo caption reads] An early 1900s view of . . . — Map (db m83617) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — South Jefferson Avenue Businesses

[Top photo caption reads] East Side Cafe became Harts Lunch by the 1940s and was a local teenage hangout. Both restaurants were a favorite for homemade hamburgers and pies.

[Bottom photo caption reads] Originally, this building had a . . . — Map (db m83545) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — South Jefferson Avenue Businesses

[Top photo caption reads] This photo was taken looking north on Jefferson Avenue. The building on the corner was the 2nd building for the Allen County Courthouse in Iola. Notice the brick streets. Iola housed numerous brick plants during this . . . — Map (db m83715) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — South Washington Street Businesses

[Top photo caption reads] This view is looking north on Washington Avenue from Madison Avenue. These buildings are made of stone and wood, as many buildings were prior to the many brick plants of Iola. Notice the wood plank sidewalks. This . . . — Map (db m83648) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — T. B. Shannon General Merchandise

[Top photo caption reads] T.B. Shannon is pictured on the left. He was a very innovative businessman of the times. His first business was a hardware store, which sold merchandise of all kinds. Through the years, his inventory included . . . — Map (db m83610) HM

Kansas (Allen County), Iola — Town of Iola
When the town of Iola was organized in January, 1859 Josiah E. Colborn was one of the founders who named the town after Mrs. Colburn whose given name was Iola She and her husband rest here This tablet is . . . — Map (db m34607) HM
Kansas (Allen County), Iola — Views of Madison Avenue

[Top photo caption reads] This photo was taken in the 1800s of the 2 block area on the south side of the square before the first courthouse was constructed in the center.

[Bottom photo caption reads] 1900 photo is taken of a . . . — Map (db m83651) HM

Maryland (Allegany County), Flintstone — John Mash Jr."A Forest is God's Garden"

Recognizing his contributions to forest conservation and historic preservation at Green Ridge State Forest

25 years of state service 1971-1996 Forest Manager 1975-1988 Author of The Land of the Living Championed the . . . — Map (db m95917) HM

Maryland (Allegany County), Flintstone — Log Roll Trail

Log Roll Overlook offers the hiker an enjoyable westward view of the Town Creek watershed and a view of three states. The overlook was named for logs that were rolled down the steep mountain slope in the late 1800s, to a sawmill on Town Creek. . . . — Map (db m95911) HM

Maryland (Allegany County), Flintstone — Long Pond Trail

Long Pond Trail follows the 15-Mile Creek stream valley. This trail winds over ridges and valleys with several steep ascents and descents. These features make it one of the most challenging trails at Green Ridge State Forest.

The trail is . . . — Map (db m95916) HM

Maryland (Allegany County), Flintstone — Pine Lick Trail

Pine Lick Trail is connected to landmarks of national historic significance.

THE MASON-DIXON LINE marks the border between Maryland and Pennsylvania, as well as the northern edge of Green Ridge State Forest. Completed in the 1760s, this . . . — Map (db m95909) HM

Maryland (Allegany County), Flintstone — Twin Oaks Trail

This trail allows the hiker to experience Green Ridge State Forest in miniature. The trail follows ridges and valleys along mountain streams and crosses open fields. One section of the trail opens up into an expansive view of Town Hill and the . . . — Map (db m95913) HM

Mississippi (Adams County), Natchez — The First Presbyterian Church
Congregation organized in 1817. The Sanctuary was built in 1828-29 and enlarged in 1851. The Romanesque Revival rear addition was built in 1900 in honor of Joseph Stratton, Pastor, 1843-1903. The church and its companion manse on South Rankin Street . . . — Map (db m19027) HM
New York (Albany County), Albany — 10th Ward War Memorial

Dedicated to the memory of the men and women from The 10th Ward who served their country in time of war — Map (db m115725) WM

New York (Albany County), Albany — 1816 Dwelling House

The Dwelling House or "Bell House" contained a kitchen, large community dining rooms, and retiring rooms (bedrooms). At the height of this community, 100 Shakers lived in the main building and the 'T' shaped wing. On its roof in a cupola, hung . . . — Map (db m115659) HM

New York (Albany County), Albany — America's First Shaker Settlement

[Title is text]

Shaker Heritage Society Museum and Gift Shop — Map (db m115695) HM

New York (Albany County), Albany — Boardman & Gray Piano Factory

Built as the Boardman & Gray Piano Factory in 1853, it later became the Regent Shirt Factory, then the offices of the Brandow Printing Co. — Map (db m115701) HM

New York (Albany County), Albany — Brethren's Workshop (1822)

The Brethren's Shop was used by the men and boys for various crafts including shoe making and tinsmithing. The porches and dormers were added in 1930 and the building is now used by Albany County as offices.

A date stone in the basement is . . . — Map (db m115662) HM

New York (Albany County), Albany — Creamery (1856)

The Shakers stored milk in the creamery to keep it cool. Milk was brought from the barn in large milk cans, which were then kept cool in troughs filled by water diverted from the creek. Later the building was used as a hen house; now it is used . . . — Map (db m115688) HM

New York (Albany County), Albany — General Washington

traveled this road on his tours of the Mohawk Valley 1782 and 1783. — Map (db m115354) HM

New York (Albany County), Albany — Lil's Diner

This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior — Map (db m115699) HM

New York (Albany County), Albany — Ministry Shop (1825)

This brick building was used by the ministry elders. Each member of the ministry had to perform daily manual labor such as shoe making or tailoring. Elder Chauncey Copeley a cabinet maker, worked in a wing added to the building in 1850. . . . — Map (db m115660) HM

New York (Albany County), Albany — Mother Ann Lee1736 - 1784

First leader of the Shakers, a celibate Christian community. Their first settlement was in what is now Colonie. — Map (db m115692) HM

New York (Albany County), Albany — Shaker Garage (1920)

By 1920, automobiles had become both necessary and fashionable. The Shakers never hesitated to adopt new technology that would make life easier and more efficient. They built this concrete garage for their Packard automobilies [sic]. — Map (db m115671) HM

New York (Albany County), Albany — Shaker Heritage Society GardenCome in.

The plants in this garden are some of the herbs used and sold by The Watervliet Shaker Community during the 1800's. The community grew large "Botanical/Physic" gardens and also gathered many wild herbs for use in their business of selling dried . . . — Map (db m115658) HM

New York (Albany County), Albany — Shaker Meeting House

This Meeting House, or Church, was built in 1848 to replace an earlier (1791) and much smaller Meeting House. It demonstrates many typical characteristics of Shaker architecture; double doors, one for men and one for women; a large meeting room . . . — Map (db m115663) HM

New York (Albany County), Albany — Sisters' Workshop (1840)

On this location was a large 3 1/2 sto[r]y stone building. Here Shaker Sisters did spinning, weaving, and sewing. Journal entries indicate that Sister Polly wove 3350 Shaker bonnets in this building.

The building was the only stone building . . . — Map (db m115656) HM

New York (Albany County), Albany — Spanish-American War Memorial

Erected by The City of Albany July 22, 1928 in memory of those who served their country in the Spanish-American War —————————— William S. Hackett John Boyd Thacher . . . — Map (db m115726) WM

New York (Albany County), Albany — Swinburne ParkAlbany 300 — 1686 - 1986 - Still Making History

Named in memory of Hon. John Swinburne, M.D., Mayor of Albany 1882-84. One of four surgeon's to found Albany Medical College. Member of Congress. — Map (db m115735) HM

New York (Albany County), Albany — Townsend ParkAlbany 300 — 1686 - 1986 - Still Making History

Named in memory of Mayor John Townsend 1829-1830 and 1832. Prominent banker and public servant — Map (db m115705) HM

New York (Albany County), Albany — Wash House & Cannery (c.1858)

Shaker Creek provided water for both the canning and laundry operations. The first laundry, done on December 12, 1859, used a steam powered washing machine. Albany County used the building for laundry until the mid 1980s. Today it is a . . . — Map (db m115674) HM

New York (Albany County), Albany — Washington Avenue Armory

2006 Preservation Merit Award Adaptive Use — Map (db m115739) HM

New York (Albany County), Cohoes — An Urban Refuge

Peebles Island State Park is located in the city of Cohoes (Albany County) and the village of Waterford (Saratoga County). Surrounded by the third and fourth branches of the Mohawk River, this 191-acre park includes Polrump, Goat, and Peebles . . . — Map (db m115377) HM

New York (Albany County), Cohoes — Breastworks

Erected under direction of Thaddeus Koscuiszko in August-September 1777 to check Burgoyne's invasion — Map (db m115356) HM

New York (Albany County), Cohoes — Cluett, Peabody & CompanyWhat Happened at the Bleachery?

Cluett, Peabody & Co., a Troy-based manufacturer of men's collars and shirts, purchased Peebles Island in 1909. The abundant water, existing rail lines, and proximity to the company's Troy factory made the island an ideal location for treating . . . — Map (db m115364) HM

New York (Albany County), Cohoes — Knickerbacker Toll Bridge

This Toll Bridge Opened to the Public.

May 18th 1880.

Originated and Owned by Thomas A. Knickerbacker.

Was Destroyed By Fire March 7, 1920. — Map (db m115502) HM

New York (Albany County), Cohoes — Native American & 17th-century History of Peebles Island

There is abundant evidence of Indian occupation on Peebles and Van Schaick Islands. Hammerstones and projectile points have been discovered and suggest that early tribes lived in this area. Archeologists uncovered a number of early hearths here . . . — Map (db m115382) HM

New York (Albany County), Cohoes — Peebles Island in the 18th-20th Centuries

During the Revolutionary War, American troops camped on Van Schaick and Peebles Islands. Thaddaeus Kosciuszko, a prominent Polish engineer who aided the American cause, designed the earthworks that are visible today near the bridge to . . . — Map (db m115385) HM

New York (Albany County), Cohoes — View of Van Schaick Island

You are looking at the northern tip of Van Schaick Island. The Hudson River flows to the east, and the third and fourth branches of the Mohawk River flow around the rest of this rocky island.

Dutch merchants Philip Pietersen Schuyler and . . . — Map (db m115371) HM

New York (Albany County), Cohoes — Water Ford

A colonial ford across the Mohawk River from which Waterford derives its name. Site of the colonial Fort Half-Moon — Map (db m115362) HM

Ohio (Allen County), Beaverdam — Beaverdam & Vicinity World War II MemorialLiberty
Dedicated to those from Beaverdam & vicinity who served their country in the war for the liberty of the world 1941 - 1945 To honor all men and women of this community who nobly served their country in World War II and in memory of . . . — Map (db m29927) HM
Ohio (Allen County), Harrod — 1905 Shay EngineSerial No. 1568
Built at the Lima Locomotive Works Lima, Ohio for Tioga Lumber Company Nicholas County, West Virginia Purchased by the Auglaize Township Historical Society in 1996 — Map (db m29730) HM
Ohio (Allen County), Harrod — Harrod Veterans Memorial ParkThe Price of Freedom
[Front] Dedicated to the memory of all veterans of the Armed Forces of the United States of America, who unselfishly served their country in time of peace or war. It is because of this effort that we enjoy the freedom that is ours . . . — Map (db m29732) HM
Ohio (Allen County), Harrod — Workman's Crew Caboose
This caboose spent most of its working years in Lima and northwest Ohio and was renovated by the Auglaize Township Historical Society in 1994 — Map (db m29723) HM
Pennsylvania (Adams County), East Berlin — Swigart's Mill[Beaver Creek Mill]

This property has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior — Map (db m100652) HM

Pennsylvania (Adams County), Gettysburg — 1971 T.C. Williams High School Football Team Honor OakWillow OakQuercus phellos

In honor of the 1971 T.C. Williams High School state championship football team that held its preseason camp at Gettysburg College in the summer of 1971. It was here that members of the newly integrated high school in Alexandria, VA, formed the . . . — Map (db m96251) HM

Pennsylvania (Adams County), Gettysburg — 55th Ohio Infantry2nd Brig, 2d Div, 11th Corps.
(Front):55th Ohio Infantry 2d Brig. 2d Div. 11th Corps. Erected by the State of Ohio. (Left):55th Ohio Infantry Arrived at 2:20 pm. July 1, in this position, which it held throughout the battle. With severe loss, its skirmishers . . . — Map (db m12191) HM
Pennsylvania (Adams County), Gettysburg — 8th Ohio InfantryCarroll's Brig. 3d Div. 2d Corps, July 2, 3, 1863. — Ohio's Tribute
(Front Inscription):8th Ohio Infantry, Carroll's Brig. 3d Div. 2d Corps. July 2,3, 1863. (Left Side Inscription): The 8th Ohio Infantry under Lt. Col. Franklin Sawyer took this position at 4 p.m. July 2 after a brisk skirmish and held . . . — Map (db m12190) HM
Pennsylvania (Adams County), Gettysburg — Companies G and I, 4th Ohio Infantry1st Brigade, 3d Division, 2d Corps — July 2, 1863
(Front): Companies G and I, 4th Ohio Infantry, 1st Brigade, 3d Division, 2d Corps, July 2, 1863. (Left): At 3 p.m., July 2, 1863, while the regiment was lying on Cemetery Ridge, Companies G and I, 4th Ohio Infantry, detached under . . . — Map (db m12189) HM
Pennsylvania (Adams County), Gettysburg — Pioneer Organizers of Methodism in Adams County

Buried in this historic cemetery are some of the pioneer organizers of Methodism in Adams County.

To these and others known only to God, the Congregation of the Gettysburg United Methodist Church dedicate this monument October . . . — Map (db m96250) HM

Pennsylvania (Adams County), Gettysburg — Veterans Memorial

This flag flying in memory of those that served their country and community

All Those Who Have Served

They shall beat their swords into plowshares — Map (db m96359) WM

Pennsylvania (Adams County), Littlestown — Littlestown War Memorial
Dedicated in memory and in honor of the brave men and women of this community who served their country in all wars Those who made the supreme sacrifice World War I John W. Ocker World War II Robert J. Collins • Vernon . . . — Map (db m35292) WM
Pennsylvania (Adams County), Uriah — Mt. Victory Church Cemetery
Former site of Mt. Victory U.B. - E.U.B. - U.M. Church Founders: William Coulson • Calvin Coulson • Alfred Albert Dedicated 1889 Razed 1992 — Map (db m19559) HM
Pennsylvania (Adams County), York Springs — Christ Church EpiscopalColonial English Parish — Founded 1746

This parish was founded in 1746, at Huntington, by the Rev. Richard Locke to whom the Episcopal churches in Carlisle and York also owe their founding.

Civil War Building July 1863 — Map (db m91233) HM

Vermont (Addison County), Addison — Canada Geese

Canada geese assemble at Dead Creek from many locations within eastern North America. They are attracted to this management area because of the protection offered by the refuge and the excellent combination of forage fields and water. Fall . . . — Map (db m109247) HM

Vermont (Addison County), Addison — Northern Terminal of the Crown Point Military Road

Near this spot on the shore of the lake was the Northern Terminal of the Crown Point Military Road built by Gen. Amherst, in 1759 — Map (db m109079) HM

Vermont (Addison County), Addison — Snow Geese

Snow geese are relatively new to the Dead Creek refuge, having begun to use the area as recently as 1981. Their numbers have continued to increase annually, and peak populations present here in mid-October exceed 20,000 birds.

Snow geese do . . . — Map (db m109245) HM

Vermont (Addison County), Addison — The Dead Creek Wildlife Management Area

The Dead Creek Wildlife Management Area (WMA) was established in 1950 to provide breeding and migrational habitat for waterfowl. It is owned by the State of Vermont and managed by the Fish and Wildlife Department. Acquisition and development . . . — Map (db m109246) HM

Vermont (Addison County), Addison — War MemorialVictory • Peace

(front)

Addison Remembers Her Heroes

1771 - Revolutionary War - 1778 [Honor Roll of Veterans]

1812 - War With England - 1814 [Honor Roll of Veterans]

1861 - Civil War - 1865 [Died in Service] Joseph . . . — Map (db m109277) WM

Vermont (Addison County), Addison — Wetland Resources

As the name implies, "wetlands" are wet areas characterized by soils that are permanently or seasonally saturated with water. They contain a variety of plants, shrubs and trees which have adapted to living in a wet environment. Wetlands are . . . — Map (db m109244) HM

Vermont (Addison County), Bridport — War Memorial

Dedicated to the men and women of the Community of Bridport who devotedly served their country in all wars — Map (db m109278) WM

Vermont (Addison County), Orwell — War Memorial

(front) These We Honor Dedicated to the following from the Town of Orwell who served in the Armed Forces of our country

World War II William H. Murray • Franklin F. Phelps Charles D. Wright • George B. Wright . . . — Map (db m109307) WM

Vermont (Addison County), Orwell — World War Memorial

In honor of the Boys of the Town of Orwell who served in the World War

Theron D. Bishop • Charles D. Collette Linas W. Duffany • Harry M. Fitzgerald Roy G. Phelps • Lawrence H. Ross [Died in Service]

[Honor Roll of . . . — Map (db m109279) WM

Vermont (Addison County), Vergennes — Commodore Thomas MacdonoughBorn December 1783 — Died November 1825

Victorious commander of the American Fleet in the naval battle of Plattsburg September 11, 1814 A Gallant Officer An Exemplary Citizen A National Hero

Memorial erected to commemorate the building by Commodore Macdonough . . . — Map (db m109195) HM

Vermont (Addison County), Vergennes — The Bixby Memorial Free Library
. . . — Map (db m109199) HM
Vermont (Addison County), Vergennes — Vergennes 150th Anniversary1788 • 1938 — Qui Patres Transtulit Nos Sustineat

Commemorating the one hundred and fiftieth year of incorporation

Erected August 15, 1939 — Map (db m109238) HM

Vermont (Addison County), Vergennes — Veterans Memorial

In grateful tribute to the men and women of Vergennes Vermont who served in the Armed Forces of our country — Map (db m109194) HM

Vermont (Addison County), Vergennes — World War Memorial1917 • 1918 — Vergennes Vermont

Honor Roll

[Died in service] Philip E. Goodere • Edward L. Mercure Frederick C. Morris • Hobart P. Preston

[Veterans Honor Roll not transcribed] — Map (db m109197) HM


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