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By Michael Herrick, May 30, 2009
Our Hero Dead World War II Marker
Arizona (Maricopa County), Mesa — General Seth Jefferson McKee, USAF (Ret.)
Commemorative Air Force Arizona Military Aviation Walk of Honor Proudly Recognizes General Seth Jefferson McKee, USAF (Ret.) 1916 — During World War II, General Seth McKee commanded the 370th Fighter Group in Europe and achieved . . . — Map (db m102909) HM WM
Arizona (Maricopa County), Mesa — Major Gen Carl G. Schneider, USAF (Ret)
Commemorative Air Force Arizona Military Aviation Walk of Honor Proudly Recognizes Major Gen Carl G. Schneider, USAF (Ret) Carl Schneider enlisted in the U.S. Army Air Force in 1946. He graduated from Williams AFB flying the P-51 Mustang. . . . — Map (db m102905) HM WM
Arizona (Pima County), Tucson — Honorable Frank Harris Hitchcock
This beautiful highway was made possible by his sincere interest and unceasing efforts. It is dedicated to him and shall be known as"Hitchcock Highway" — Map (db m30020) HM
California (Contra Costa County), Walnut Creek — Mount Diablo State Park
Welcome Heading to the top? Rising to 3,849 feet in elevation, Mount Diablo dominates the foothills and offers unobstructed views. Stand on its summit on a clear day and see over 200 miles in all directions; the Sierra Nevada to the east and past . . . — Map (db m103091) HM
California (San Joaquin County), Stockton — Josι Maria Morelos y Pavσn
En conmemoraciσn del Bicentenario de la Independencia de Mιxico y el Centenario de la Revoluciσn mexicana, el Gobierno de Mιxico, a travιs del Consulado General de Mιxico en Sacramento, con el invaluable apoyo de la Asociaciσn Comerciantes Unidos, . . . — Map (db m103034) HM
California (San Joaquin County), Stockton — Stockton Women Veterans Tree
With Eternal Gratitude This Beautiful Sequoia Tree Is Dedicated to Honor All The Women of Stockton And San Joaquin County Who Have So Admirably Served In The Armed Forces of The United States of America June, 1996 Stockton Women . . . — Map (db m103084) WM
California (San Luis Obispo County), Oceano — Southern Pacific Railroad Depot
Southern Pacific Railroad Depot Oceano, California 1896 - 1973 The Oceano Depot served as a focal point for transportation, tourism & real estate promotion in the South County from 1896 until the 1950's. The existing structure, a "Combination . . . — Map (db m103009) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Cos Cob — The Cos Cob Art Colony
The Cos Cob Art Colony During the early 1890s American impressionist artists John H. Twachtman and J. Alden Weir began teaching summer art classes here in Cos Cob to students of New York's Art Students League. Edward and Josephine Holley ran the . . . — Map (db m38747) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Danbury — CV Flatcar
CV Flatcar Built in 1923 this flatcar ran on the Central Vermont Railway. It was used at the Bullard Steel Mill in Bridgeport, CT. during the end of its active railroad life. The museum restored this car after purchasing it in 1997. Please note the . . . — Map (db m89541) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Danbury — Danbury Area Korean War Memorial
Korean War 1950 – 1953 to those who died Honor and Eternal Rest to those still missing Rememberance and Hope to those who returned Gratitude and Peace [Inscribed on the left panel] Danbury . . . — Map (db m23404) WM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Danbury — 9 — Danbury Disasters — – The Museum in the Streets – — Danbury, Connecticut
When the Kohanza Reservoir Dam gave way on the night of February 20, 1869, sixty acres of water, ice, lumber and debris roared down north Main Street. It took shops, homes, bridges and factories with it and several lives were lost. A combination . . . — Map (db m72857) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Danbury — 10 — Danbury Fair Days — – The Museum in the Streets – — Danbury, Connecticut
The origins of the Danbury Fair began in 1821 when the Fairfield Agricultural Society held gatherings in Elmwood Park on Main Street. The event gave farmers an opportunity to discuss farming methods and showcase the fruits of their labor. Hat . . . — Map (db m71186) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Danbury — John W. Leahy
John W. Leahy 1895 – 1975 A showman whose genuine love and understanding of people endeared him to the hearts of young and old alike. By his personal warmth, imagination, and drive, he built the Danbury State Fair into a nationally . . . — Map (db m72861) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Danbury — 25 — Monumental Moments — – The Museum in the Streets – — Danbury, Connecticut
There are monuments located throughout our city that serve as a reminder of those who have served our country. The dedication of the Civil War Soldier’s Monument took place on May 27, 1880 in City Hall Square. The 32-foot high granite monument . . . — Map (db m71246) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Danbury — Soldiers and Sailors Memorial
[ Inscribed around the bronze base ] Dedicated to the Soldiers and Sailors of Danbury 1776 1861 1898 1917 Donald E. Curran SCMap (db m22785) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Danbury — 33 — The Circus Comes to Town — – The Museum in the Streets – — Danbury, Connecticut
Danbury was home to several early pioneers of the American circus in the mid 1800s. In fact, Aaron Turner, proprietor of one of the earliest American traveling shows, was actually P.T. Barnum’s mentor. From 1836 to 1838, Barnum traveled with Aaron . . . — Map (db m71475) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Danbury — 7 — The News Around Town — – The Museum in the Streets – — Danbury, Connecticut
The first newspaper printed in Danbury was called The Farmer’s Journal and the year was 1790. By 1837, The Danbury Times was churning out a weekly paper on a small wooden press that printed one side of a page at a time. During the Civil . . . — Map (db m71135) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Danbury — To Our Brothers — Defenders of The Union
(front) To Our Brothers, Beloved, Honored, Revered Who Died That Our Country Might Live (back)The Defenders of The Union (Inscribed around the column) Bull Run • Wilderness • Antietam • Fredericksburg • Gettysburg • . . . — Map (db m22788) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Darien — Darien Korean War and Vietnam War Memorial
(left plaque) Korean War (1950 – 1953) George R. Broadhurst • James A. Dooley, Jr. • Eugene Murphy • Julius C. Nacci • Robert J. Perkinson (center plaque) Vietnam War (1959 – 1975) Alan L. Diedricksen • John B. Giesen, Jr. • . . . — Map (db m80259) WM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Darien — Spring Grove Cemetery Veterans Memorial
(inscribed around the base) Dedicated to the Veterans of the Nation 1861 • 1898 • 1917 — Map (db m80263) WM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Easton — Easton World War II & Korean War Monument
Lest We Forget In Memory Of The Easton Veterans Of World War II And Korea Albers, Jack • Allen, G.I. • Allison, Robert • Anton, Richard • Anton, Robert C. • Baksay, John Jr. • Ballantyne, Arthur S. • Ballantyne, James R. • Barbieri, Frank E. • . . . — Map (db m30941) WM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Fairfield — David Ogden House
. . . — Map (db m27419) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Fairfield — Fairfield
Marker front: In 1639 Roger Ludlow and five companions, after serving in the Pequot War, purchased from the Indians a rich and abundant expanse of land which they called by the Indian name "Uncowaye." Shortly thereafter the name "Fairfield" . . . — Map (db m27176) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Fairfield — Fairfield Honor Roll
Fairfield Honor Roll In Honor of the Men and Women who Have Served In World War I   World War II   Korea   Vietnam   Persian Gulf [ far left panel ] Korea   [ 559 names listed] [ left panel ] World War I   [ . . . — Map (db m27370) WM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Fairfield — Fairfield Sons Memorial
In Grateful Loving Memory Of All Fairfield Sons Who Have Laid Down Their Lives For Our Country World War I World War II Korea Vietnam Dedicated Nov. 11, 1988 Southport, Conn. — Map (db m27151) WM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Fairfield — Isaac Tucker House
Built By Isaac Tucker -- 1766 – Left standing when the British burned Fairfield — Map (db m27158) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Fairfield — Site of Trinity Church
Site Of Trinity Church 1790 – 1844 Rev. Philo Shelton Rector For Forty Years First To Be Ordained By First American Bishop Samuel Seabury — Map (db m27376) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Greenwich — Raynal C. Bolling
[ front ] Bolling [ back ] Raynal C. Bolling Born September 1, 1877 Foresaw His Nation's Call to Arms And Left a Brilliant Career To Prepare Himself for Service In the World War Colonel of Aviation American . . . — Map (db m38426) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Monroe — Barton L. Weller
May 27, 1991 This gazebo is presented to the citizens of Monroe by the Weller Foundation, Incorporated in memory of Barton L. Weller (1916 – 1990) Mr. Weller, founder of Vitramon, Incorporated and the Weller Foundation, . . . — Map (db m26097) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Monroe — Monroe Korean War Memorial
In Honor Of All Those Men And Women Who Proudly Served Their Country During the Korean War June 25, 1950 --- July 27, 1953 From Monroe Died in Battle Master Sgt Ray C. Bailey U.S. Army Oct 19, 1952 Wounded in Battle Corp. Albert . . . — Map (db m26093) WM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Monroe — The Rochambeau Route 1781 – 82
The Rochambeau Route 1781 – 82 In the Vicinity French Troops Under Duc De Lauzon Enroute From Newport To Yorktown Encamped During June 29 Through July 1st 1781 Erected by The Sons of the American Revolution Gen. . . . — Map (db m26098) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Newtown — Newtown
This area, then known as Quanneapague, was purchased from the Pohtatuck Indians in 1705. Settled from Stratford and incorporated in 1711, Newtown was a stronghold of Tory settlement during the early Revolutionary War. French General Rochambeau and . . . — Map (db m21235) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Redding — 11 — Barlow Circle — Putnam Memorial State Park
A resident of Redding, Joel Barlow graduated from Yale in 1778. An accomplished poet and writer, Barlow was thought to have visited the Redding army camps during the winter of 1778-89. He was a chaplain for three years in the Continental Army. — Map (db m26902) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Redding — 2 — Camp Guardhouse — Putnam Memorial State Park
Camp Guardhouse A log hut which was reconstructed about 1890 on the remains of a hut from 1778. The actual purpose of the original structure is in question, although local lore said it was the Guardhouse. The construction and size of the hut . . . — Map (db m26893) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Redding — Charles Burr Todd — Putnam Memorial State Park
This Tablet is Placed by the Commissioners Of Israel Putnam Memorial Camp To Perpetuate the Memory Of Charles Burr Todd 1849 – 1928 Historian and Biographer A Native of Redding, Inspired By Love For His Town And State, He Was . . . — Map (db m26898) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Shelton — To Honor the Men and Women of the City of Shelton
To Honor The Men and Women of the City of Shelton Who Served Their Country and In Memory of Those Who Made the Supreme Sacrifice Killed In Action World War I Arena, Thomas USA • Bernabeo, Joseph USA • Burke, Chester Arthur USA . . . — Map (db m25615) WM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Stamford — The Stamford Lincoln
The Stamford Lincoln Dedicated July 11, 1995 to Honor Frank D. Rich, Sr. (1894 – 1990) Citizen Patriot Veteran City Builder ---------- Si monumentum requiris circumspice If you would see his monument look around . . . — Map (db m38608) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Stratford — Captain David Judson House
. . . — Map (db m25764) HM
Connecticut (Fairfield County), Wilton — Joseph Edward Turner, M.D.
Joseph Edward Turner, M.D. 1822 – 1889 Founder And Medical Superintendent Of The First Inebriate Asylum In The World At Binghampton N.Y. 1858 – 1866 The First Physician To Put Unto Practical Operation The Treatment Of . . . — Map (db m30470) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Bristol — Bristol Korean War Monument
Korean War 1950 – 1953 Served With Honor to those who died Honor And Eternal Rest to those still missing Remembrance And Hope to those who returned Gratitude And Peace [ plaque at the base ] James E. Baehr • . . . — Map (db m33463) WM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Bristol — Bristol Veterans Monument
In Honor And Tribute Of All Veterans Past, Present And Future Let Us Visit Here For Gratitude And Remembrance — Map (db m33510) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), East Hartford — The Huguenot House
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Connecticut (Hartford County), Glastonbury — First Meeting House
The First Meeting House Stood Near This Spot In 1692 Timothy Stevens Pastor Connecticut Tercentenary 1635     1935 — Map (db m98861) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Glastonbury — John Lee Levitow
In Honor Of John Lee Levitow Glastonbury, Connecticut Sergeant, United States Air Force 3rd Special Operations Squadron presented Congressional Medal of Honor by President Richard M. Nixon May 14, 1970 For conspicuous gallantry . . . — Map (db m98833) WM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Glastonbury — Rev. Timothy Stevens Parsonage
. . . — Map (db m98865) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Hartford — American School for the Deaf
On Tuesday, April 15, 1817, in a building located on this site, the Connecticut Asylum for the Education of Deaf and Dumb Persons officially opened. The school was the first in America to teach deaf children and had a class of seven syudents. The . . . — Map (db m52437) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Hartford — Griffin A. Stedman
Griffin A. Stedman Typical Volunteer Soldier Of the Civil War Captain Major Lieutenant Colonel Brigadier General Born at Hartford Conn., January 6, 1838 Killed at Petersburg, Va. August 5, 1864 [ south side ] This Monument . . . — Map (db m52319) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Hartford — Orville Hitchcock Platt
Orville Hitchcock Platt Senator of the United States MDCCCLXXIX - MCMV — Map (db m52194) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Hartford — Rev. Samuel Stone — 1602 – 1663
Rev. Samuel Stone 1602 – 1663 First Church Teacher and 2nd Pastor Co-Founded Hartford with Thomas Hooker Born in Hertford England — Map (db m43742) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), New Britain — Elise Traut
Elise Traut Born in Gotha, Germany, in 1855, Elise Traut started one of New Britain's best traditions – the Christmas Tree in Central Park. Active in community organizations and an avid writer, she resided on Arch Street. In 1912, she . . . — Map (db m41756) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), New Britain — Henry E. Russell
Henry E. Russell 1816 – 1893 A member of the Walnut Hill Park Company, Henry Russell was one of New Britain's leading industrialists of the nineteenth century. He is primarily remembered for his partnership in the Russell and Erwin . . . — Map (db m41766) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), New Britain — New Britain Soldiers' Monument
[ south side ] With Malice Toward None With Charity For All With Firm Ness In The Right Lincoln Oh Rare And Royal Was The Sacrifice [ east side ] Let Us Have Peace Grant For You And Me They Put Their Armor . . . — Map (db m41470) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), New Britain — Salute To Women
Salute To Women Throughout our century of wars, we have rightfully paid homage, and erected monuments to our veterans commemorating their heroic deeds and sacrifices. Today, we recognize and pay homage, and salute our women; our mothers, wives, . . . — Map (db m41384) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), New Britain — This Captured Gun
1914   1918 This Captured Gun Is A Memento Of The World War And of The Valor and Sacrifice Of Our Forces — Map (db m41652) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), New Britain — William B. Stanley
William B. Stanley William Stanley was one of New Britain's earliest and most progressive manufacturers. Stanley, in partnership with his brother, Frederick Stanley, began the manufacture of door locks in New Britain in 1831 – the first . . . — Map (db m41755) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Plainville — Plainville World War I & II Monument
In Honor Of The Men And Women Of 1917 – 1918 The Town Of Plainville 1941 – 1950 Who Served In The Armed Forces During World War I & II To The Eternal Memory Of Those Who Gave The Last Full Measure Of Devotion & Sacrifice . . . — Map (db m33167) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Plantsville — Southington Recreation Park
Southington Recreation Park 54 Acres Site Purchased 1929 A Civic Project Proposed By Members of The Southington Exchange Club Financed by Voluntary Contribution Of The Citizens of Southington Swimming Pool, Athletic Field And . . . — Map (db m35971) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Rocky Hill — Rocky Hill Vietnam Veterans Monument
In Memory of all Rocky Hill Veterans Who Served Their Country in the Vietnam Era — Map (db m99551) WM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Simsbury — Simsbury Revolutionary War Memorial
1775 – 1783 We, the people of the Town of Simsbury, do hereby recognize the many hardships and countless sacrifices made by those brave American Revolutionary Soldiers; especially those from Simsbury, who died for our freedom from England. We . . . — Map (db m88058) WM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Simsbury — This Elm Tree
This Elm Tree Dedicated in Honor of the Bicentennial of the Birth of George Washington Abigail Phelps Chapter D.A.R. February 22, 1932 — Map (db m87951) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Southington — Southington World War II
Dedicated In Memory Of The Men And Women Of The Town Of Southington Conn Who Served Their Country In World War II Korean War Vietnam Conflict [ small plaque ] Additional World War II Veterans Adams, Joseph W. • . . . — Map (db m54724) WM
Connecticut (Hartford County), West Hartford — West Hartford
West Hartford In 1672-1677 Hartford created the West Division by sub-dividing a tract bounded by Quaker Lane, Mountain Road, and the towns of Bloomfield and Newington. Later this was enlarged by lands from Hartford and Farmington. Our first . . . — Map (db m53370) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Wethersfield — Rev. Joseph Emerson
Rev. Joseph Emerson 1777 – 1833 Pioneer for advanced education for women. Conducted female seminary in Wethersfield and lived in this house 1824 – 1833 Buried in Wethersfield Cemetery Erected by Wethersfield Women's . . . — Map (db m46103) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Wethersfield — Silas Deane House
Silas Deane House Has been Designated a Registered National Historic Landmark Under the Provisions of the Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935 This Site Possesses Exceptional Value In Commemorating and Illustrating The History of . . . — Map (db m46178) HM
Connecticut (Hartford County), Windsor — Windsor Train Station
. . . — Map (db m99633) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Bethlehem — Bethlehem Korean War Memorial
Roll of Honor Dedicated to the men and women of the town of Bethlehem who served their country during the Korean War June 25, 1950 – January 3, 1955 Adams, Glen C., Sr. • Anderson, Richard O. • Bate, Curtiss • Brown, Raymond W. • . . . — Map (db m26559) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Bethlehem — Bethlehem Vietnam War Memorial
Roll of Honor Dedicated to the young men and women of this community who by their patriotism and loyalty served God and country during the Vietnam War, December 22, 1961 – May 7, 1975 Adams, Glen R. • Albert, J. Rodney • Banks, . . . — Map (db m27719) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Bridgewater — Bridgewater Veterans
[Front Marker:] Bridgewater Veterans Deceased Daniel B. Bianchi, WWII • Peter Blicher, Jr.,WWII • Martin Carlson, Korean • James T. Cuddy, Korean • William J. Cuddy, Korean • George S. DeVoe, WWII • Richard J. Flaig, WWII • . . . — Map (db m20260) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Canaan — Joseph Deferari
In Memoriam Joseph Deferari Born July 19, 1894 Died January 20, 1969 Who Donated This Land For The Principles Of God, Country And Freedom To The Veterans Who Served That Purpose — Map (db m41852) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Colebrook — Colebrook Veterans Memorial
In Memory Of Those Who Died In The Service Of Our Country From Colebrook, Conn. Dedicated 1959 — Map (db m30005) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Gaylordsville — Gaylordsville World War II Monument
In Honor Of Those From This Community Who Answered Their Country's Call In World War II Angell, Herbert L. • Atkins, George E. • * Collins, Harold C. • Cornwell, Elizabeth • Dahl, Frederick H. • Dodd, Thomas J. • Dolan, Edward A. • Dolan, James . . . — Map (db m41016) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Goshen — Goshen Civil War Monument
Dedicated To Our Comrades Of Goshen Who Established And Maintained Freedom For Our Country Civil War 1861 - 1865 Abbott, Newton T. • Adams, Charles G. • Adams, Lyman A. • Adams, William L. • Albin, Charles H. • Albin, William E. • Allyn, . . . — Map (db m30234) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Harwinton — Watering Trough & Fountain
Watering Trough & Fountain Circa Early 1900s Memorial by Catlin Family Descendants The carved stone drinking fountain and horse watering trough provided gravity-fed spring water during the early twentieth century, whenhorses and oxen pulled the . . . — Map (db m29787) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Litchfield — Mustered Out
Mustered Out 35 grave stones of Civil War soldiers surround the monument. 4 large cannon balls mark the corners of the plot.Map (db m31160) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Litchfield — Site of Recruiting Tent
Site Of Recruiting Tent For 19th Conn Vol. Infy August 1862 — Map (db m28430) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), New Milford — Bridgeport Wood Finishing Company — 1881 – 1927 — State of Connecticut Archaeological Preserve
About Bridgeport Wood Finishing Company . . . The New Milford site at Great Falls was one of the best unused waterpower sites in Connecticut with three principal advantages when Bridgeport Wood Finishing Company began acquiring property in this . . . — Map (db m22749) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), New Milford — Lincoln Herm
[ On the North plaque ] 1912 The Gift of Edward Williams Marsh Captain of Company –M-Second Connecticut Volunteers Heavy Artillery To the Town of New Milford In Loving Memory of the Soldiers and Sailors Of the Union Army . . . — Map (db m23071) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), New Milford — New Milford WW I Memorial
This tablet is dedicated In Commemoration Of The Men of New Milford who served their country in the World War 1917 – 1919 Edwin H. Acker • Frank W. Adams • F.A. Franklin Anderson • George Anderson • Andrew B. Armstrong • Robert L. . . . — Map (db m20918) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), New Preston — A Memorial To The Soldiers Who Served
[ east side ] A Memorial To The Soldiers Who Served Faithfully and Honorably In The Civil War 1861 – 1865 ----------- Erected by a Comrade Major Walter Burnham [ west side ] Buried In This . . . — Map (db m29173) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Norfolk — Mills - Emerson House
1806 Built By Michael F. Mills ---------------- Later the Home Of Rev. Ralph Emerson Second Pastor of The Church 1816 – 1829 — Map (db m29684) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Norfolk — Norfolk Soldiers Monument
[ west face ] To The Memory Of The Soldiers From This Town Who Died For Their Country In The War Of The Rebellion Adjt. Samuel C. Barnum   Died June 15, 1864. Lieut. Hiram D. Gaylord   Nov. 18, 1863 Corp. Theodore S. Bates   . . . — Map (db m29688) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Plymouth — Plymouth
Plymouth First settled in the 1720's on land acquired from the Tunxis Indians, the Town of Plymouth, originally named Northbury, was incorporated in 1795. It includes the communities of Plymouth, Terryville, Pequabuck (formerly Susanville), East . . . — Map (db m28095) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Riverton — Lambert Hitchcock
In This Factory Lambert Hitchcock Made His Famous Hitchcock Chairs 1826 - 1840 — Map (db m29855) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Sharon — Sharon Veterans Monument
Revolutionary War Abel David • Abel Sluman • Abel William • Ackley Ariel • Ackley David • Ackley Jude • Ackley Thomas Jr • Ady Thomas • Allen Amos • Allen Ichabod • Ames Samuel • Andrews Abraham • Avery Daniel • Avery William • Bailey Joseph • . . . — Map (db m58331) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — 1902 Constitutional Convention Pin Oak Tree
In 1902 delegates from all 168 towns in Connecticut met in Hartford for a state Constitutional Convention. Torrington's delegate to the Convention was Orasmus R. Fyler. Each delegate received a Pin Oak tree seedling from the USDA bureau of Plant . . . — Map (db m30184) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Torrington — Torrington Veterans Memorial
This Memorial Records The Devotion Of The Sons And Daughters Of Torrington Who In The Hour Of Need Gave Their Services To Their Country Putting Honor And Duty Above Safety They Sought Not Glory But The Good Of Their Country And . . . — Map (db m30459) WM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Watertown — Watertown
The local Paugasuck Indians sold this area of land to Thomas Judd and thirty-five other proprietors in 1684. The First Ecclesiastical Society of Westbury was formed in 1738 and in 1780 Westbury separated from Waterbury, was named Watertown, and soon . . . — Map (db m18931) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Winsted — M110A2 Howitzer S/P
M110A2 Howitzer S/P Self Propelled Cannon 203mm, 8 Inch Gun Max Rage: 22,900 Meters Rate Of Fire: 1 Rnd. Every 2 Mim. Powered By: Detroit Diesel (8 Cyl Turbo) Max. Speed - 40 MPH Mfg By: Boeing-McLaughlin- York (BMY), York, PA An . . . — Map (db m29888) HM
Connecticut (Litchfield County), Woodbury — Woodbury World War I Memorial
In honor of the men of Woodbury who rendered service in the World War 1917-1919 Ralph G. Adams • William M. Adams • Gustave Daniel Anderson • George H. Barnes • Harry J. Bauch • Howard D. Beardsley • Edson J. Bennett • William B. Bennett, . . . — Map (db m19505) HM
Connecticut (Middlesex County), Deep River — Columbia — Deep River Roll of Honor
Columbia, painted by C.D. Batchelor, Pulitzer Prize winning cartoonist, was dedicated by Gov. Raymond Baldwin in Nov. 1943 on the library grounds. By 1969 weather-time had caused decay in the wooden frame. A committee was formed to relocate and . . . — Map (db m65684) HM WM
Connecticut (Middlesex County), Deep River — The Underground Railroad
The Underground Railroad Led by George Read, Founder of the Town’s Ivory Industry, Deep River Became Known in the Nineteenth Century as "All Abolitionist" and a Refuge for Runaway Slaves on the Underground Railroad. In 1828, Daniel Fisher, a . . . — Map (db m100312) HM
Connecticut (Middlesex County), East Haddam — East Haddam
East Haddam Incorporated 1734 This land was part of an original purchase from the Indians in 1662 for thirty coats – about $100. It included Machimoodus, “the place of noises”, so named from subterranean sounds formerly heard . . . — Map (db m83886) HM
Connecticut (Middlesex County), Essex — Essex
Originally called Potopaug by local Indians, Essex was named after England’s Essex County, whence some of its early settlers had come. As a part of Saybrook colony, the Essex area was first settled in 1648 by John Lay, William Pratt, and William . . . — Map (db m65666) HM
Connecticut (Middlesex County), Middlefield — Middlefield-Rockfall World War II and Korean Conflict Monument
Dedicated to the Men and Women of the Community of Middlefield-Rockfall Who Devotedly Served Their Country in World War II and the Korean Conflict Applegate, George H. Jr. • Arabasz, John • Arabasz, Joseph • Arabasz, Stephen • Augeri, Frank • . . . — Map (db m94850) WM
Connecticut (Middlesex County), Middletown — Middletown Korea Vietnam Monument
Korea 1950 1955 Vietnam 1961 1975 Beyond the Far Pacific to the Rim of Asia they went – Twice in a Generation – To risk all for Honor and Freedom [back] “You Are Not Forgotten” Sp4 . . . — Map (db m24208) WM
Connecticut (Middlesex County), Middletown — Middletown Soldiers Monument
Honor To The Brave Their Heroic Valor Ensures Our Lasting Peace Erected By The Town Of Middletown To The Memory Of Her Fallen Sons 1874 ( north face ) Died in service George Barrett. 1st H Art H June 12 ’61 Philadelphia • John . . . — Map (db m65484) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Ansonia — Anna Sewell Memorial Fountain
. . . — Map (db m25543) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Ansonia — Ansonia
Here the first settlers came in 1654 and established a settlement called Uptown Derby. It is now part of the City of Ansonia, incorporated in 1889. South of this green is the home of General David Humphreys who, as aide-de-camp to General George . . . — Map (db m25564) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Cheshire — Cheshire World War I Monument
On This Tablet Are Inscribed The Honored Names Of the Men of Cheshire Who Went Forth To Fight in the Great War For Humanity and Justice 1917 – 1919 Wilbur W. Adkins • Richard H. Atwood • Earle W. Barnes • George S. Barton • William H. . . . — Map (db m22403) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Derby — Birmingham Iron Foundry Veterans Memorial
[ Right tablet ] Roll of Honor Employees Of Birmingham Iron Foundry Who Served Their Country In the World War 1917 – 1919 Dominick Ferrazzoli • J. Kanconvitch • August Romagnoli • Theodore V. Busk • Joseph . . . — Map (db m25608) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Hamden — Hamden Veterans Memorial
[ approximately 7, 130 names are listed on the ten plaques, front, back and ends ] — Map (db m28701) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — Ancient Burial Ground — Meriden School For Boys
The 30 to 40 boys buried on this site were forgotten children of their time. Delinquent, orphaned or abandoned they came to live at the Connecticut School for Boys, a reform school that occupied these grounds from the early 1800s until 1973. The . . . — Map (db m26508) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Meriden — Meriden Korea – Vietnam Memorial
In memory of the citizens of Meriden who answered their country’s call Vietnam 1961 – 1975 Earl Bauchmann • Michael Chmura • Albert Christy • Wayne Cyr • Louis Dagle • Richard Hensley • Edward Jurek • Frank . . . — Map (db m26598) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — A Connecticut Minuteman’s Homestead
A Connecticut Minuteman’s Homestead At 139 North Street lived Revolutionary War “Minuteman” John Downs (1745 – 1819). A “minuteman” was a patriot who, with the local militia, would respond quickly to an alarm. With . . . — Map (db m56917) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Milford Memorial Flag Pole
[ panel 1 ] In Grateful Remembrance World War II 1941 – 1945 and Korean Conflict 1950 Adams, Thomas D. • Allison, Eli [ panel 2 ] Almquist, Edward F. • Anderson, Christian A. Jr. • Anderson, James H. • . . . — Map (db m26312) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — Milford Town Halls
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Connecticut (New Haven County), Milford — The First Meeting House
Near this site stood the first Meeting House erected in Milford 1641 — Map (db m26330) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Naugatuck — Naugatuck
(Front) These lands were settled in 1702 by Samuel Hickox, Jr. of Mattatuck, now called Waterbury. Eight years later he began operation of a fulling mill, the first of many and diverse industries to follow. The earliest school was built . . . — Map (db m23917) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — David Humphreys
[ west side ] David Humphreys Doctor of Laws Member Of The Academy of Sciences In Philadelphia Massachusetts and Connecticut A Member of the Bath And West of England Society And Fellow of the Royal Society . . . — Map (db m48654) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — In Memory of George Pardee
In Memory Of George Pardee 1630 – 1700 Farmer, Ferryman and Teacher Of Latin and Good Manners Who First Owned This Land and of William Bradley Pardee 1821 – 1893 ------ this tablet is placed under the will of . . . — Map (db m35550) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — New Haven Memorial Flagpole
[ battle names inscribed on the marble base ] Chemin-Des Dames • Aisne • Seichpry • St-Mihiel • Chateau-Thierry • Verdun • Meuse-Argonne • Marne [ plaque 1 ] In Grateful Memory of Her Heroic Sons Who Fell in The Service of . . . — Map (db m35532) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Simeon Baldwin
Simeon Baldwin Was Born at Norwich Dec. 14. 1761 And Died May 26. 1851. He was graduated at Yale College in 1781. Was a tutor in that institution from 1783 to 1786 when he entered on his profession as a lawyer. He was a representative from . . . — Map (db m52015) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Westville Soldiers' Memorial
Soldiers Memorial A.D. 1915 [ left plaque ] Erected By The Westville Soldiers' Memorial Association To Commemorate Those Who Enlisted From This Place In The War of 1861 – 1865 Wm. H. Alden • Charles S. Alling • Cosmo . . . — Map (db m29051) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), North Branford — North Branford World War I Monument
1917   1918 Dedicated To The Men Who Served Their Country In The World War Aronson, Gustavus • Berti, Joseph • Cannon, Legrand • Carey, Henry F. • Dudley, Carlton L. • Fuller, Frank • Harrison, Lloyd D. Lieut. • Loeber, Frederick G. • . . . — Map (db m35650) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Northford — Northford Veterans Monument
Erected In 1920 By The Society Of Northford In Honor Of Her Sons Who Answered Their Country's Call 1776 Revolutionary War 1783 Ambrose Baldwin • John Baldwin • Phineas Baldwin • Samuel Bartholomew • Dan Bartholomew • Jacob Bunnell • Nathaniel . . . — Map (db m35654) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Oxford — Our Hero Dead World War II
Our Hero Dead World War II Sgt. David S. Miles • Pvt. Albert Vaivoda • Capt. Kenyon S Congdon • 1st Lieut. Cornella A. Wyckoff, M.D. • P.F.C. Edwin H. Cassidy • P.F.C. S. Robert O’Donovan • Pvt. Alvin H. Treat • S/Sgt. Louis F. Smith • P.F.C. . . . — Map (db m19477) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Oxford — Oxford
Originally part of Derby, Oxford was settled by people pushing inland from Derby, Stratford, and New Haven. Land was acquired in five purchases from the Paugussett and Pootatuck Indians. The first grant of settlement appears in Derby records of . . . — Map (db m19478) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Wallingford — Wallingford Korean War Monument
1950   Korean War   1953 [ inscription on small plaque ] All Gave Some, Some Gave All Fleming, Charles H. Jr. • Gerber, Frederick J. • Gidney, Raymond C. • Henson, Richard C. • Kapish, Matthew • Rogers, Raymond Jr. [ 1,846 names . . . — Map (db m27662) WM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Waterbury — Enoch Hibbard House
This Property Has Been Placed On The National Register Of Historic Places By The United States Department Of The Interior — Map (db m36071) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Waterbury — First Settlement of Waterbury
The first settlement of Waterbury was made on land in this region about 1675. The settlement was abandoned during King Philip’s War and was resumed around the present Waterbury green after 1677. — Map (db m23600) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), Waterbury — Reverend Michael Joseph McGivney
Reverend Michael Joseph McGivney 1852 – 1890 Founder of The Knights of Columbus New Haven, Conn. March 29, 1882 [ back ] Erected March 29, 1957 by the Supreme Council Knights of Columbus at the Birthplace . . . — Map (db m24039) HM
Connecticut (New Haven County), West Haven — The Korean War
The Korean War 1950 – 1953 "Forgotten No More" In Honor of All West Haven Men and Women Who served our Country in the Armed Forces "Freedom is Not Free" — Map (db m27869) WM
Connecticut (New London County), Bozrah — Bozrah Civil War Monument
This memorial will forever honor the men and women who bravely served during the Civil War era The actions of those who answered the call to duty will be remembered for their sacrifice in defense of freedom and liberty Jared A. Abell · . . . — Map (db m101737) WM
Connecticut (New London County), Bozrah — Bozrah Vietnam War Monument
This memorial will forever honor the men and women who bravely served during the Vietnam era The actions of those who answered the call to duty will be remembered for their sacrifice in defense of freedom and liberty Andre J. Arpin, Jr. · . . . — Map (db m101741) WM
Connecticut (New London County), Lebanon — Founding of Lebanon, Connecticut
To Commemorate the Founding and Naming of Lebanon, Connecticut by The Reverend Mr. James Fitch 1622 – 1702 On land granted to him together with a seven mile tract given him by Owaneco heir to Uncas in appreciation for his wise counsel . . . — Map (db m99015) HM
Connecticut (New London County), Lebanon — Lebanon
Lebanon Poquechaneeg, the Indian name for the Lebanon area, was ceded to Englishmen in six tracts; the first was to Major John Mason in 1665. Settlement was begun in 1695 with fifty-one proprietors who apportioned among themselves home lots around . . . — Map (db m99011) HM
Connecticut (New London County), Lebanon — Lebanon Veterans Monument
( south side ) Period of The Civil War 1861 – 1865 Dedicated to the memory of our Civil War Veterans who so promptly and willingly responded to the nation’s call serving in eleven different regiments and participating in over a . . . — Map (db m99012) WM
Connecticut (New London County), Mystic — Wichmann Semi-Diesel Engine
Wichmann Semi-Diesel Engine Horsepower: 83 @ 250 RPM Torque: 1,747 foot pounds @ 250 RPM Cylinders: 2 Bore: 12 5/8” Stroke: 12 5/8” Weight: approximately 6,000 pounds Type: Two-cycle, naturally aspirated, reed valve . . . — Map (db m68695) HM
Connecticut (New London County), Niantic — East Lyme Honor Roll
Honor RollAntoniac, Peter • Atkinson, Arthur W. • Bacon, Howard N. • Bacon, Jerry B. • Banta, Richard • Beck, Andrew • Beck, John A. • Beckwith, George A. • Beckwith, Oliver J. • Beebe, Benjamin M. • Beebe, Henry A. • Beebe, Lewis • Bond, Henry W. • . . . — Map (db m32328) HM
Connecticut (New London County), Stonington — USS Pawcatuck Veterans Monument
In Honor Of All Veterans Who Served During The Cold War – 1940’s to 1990’s ----------------------------------------------- USS Pawcatuck AO-108 A Fleet Oiler Named After The Pawcatuck River A Joint Project of Harvey P. Chase VFW . . . — Map (db m68231) WM
Florida (Okaloosa County), Eglin AFB — Combat Wounded Veterans
Dedicated to All Men and Women Who Are Recipients of the Nation’s Oldest Military Decoration The Purple Heart My Stone Is Red For The Blood They Shed The Medal I Bear Is My Country’s Way To Show They Care If I Could Be Seen By All . . . — Map (db m102523) WM
Florida (Okaloosa County), Eglin AFB — IM-99 BOMARC Launch Platform
This launch platform was used to launch the BOMARC Missile. The BOMARC ("BO" Boeing and "MARC" from Michigan Aeronautic Research Center), originally designated as the XF-99, was later redesignated IM-99 then CIM-10A, was a surfaced launched . . . — Map (db m102659) HM WM
Idaho (Bingham County), Blackfoot — 436 — Big Butte
Big Butte Towering 2500 feet high, two over lapping rock domes form a 300,000 year-old butte that dominates this lava plain. After a hot flow of molten rhyolite (acidic rock) boiled up through older lava, a second rhyolite dome pushed up a . . . — Map (db m103820) HM
Idaho (Fremont County), Island Park — 462 — Harriman State Park
Harriman State Park Started in 1902 as a large cattle ranch, Railroad Ranch soon became a summer retreat for wealthy easterners and eventually Idaho’s largest state park. Railroad magnate and diplomat W. Averell Harriman and his brother . . . — Map (db m103938) HM
Indiana (Clark County), Jeffersonville — Duty Honor Country
Operation Iraqi Freedom · Operation Desert Storm · Operation Enduring Freedom Duty · Honor · Country — Map (db m103852) WM
Kentucky (Jefferson County), Louisville — 1697 — City and County Named / Jefferson County Courthouse
City and County Named Louisville, at the Falls of the Ohio, was founded in 1778 by George Rogers Clark. Site first served as a military outpost; the city which developed was named for Louis XVI. Kentucky Co., Virginia, was divided in 1780 into . . . — Map (db m104581) HM
Kentucky (Jefferson County), Louisville — Lincoln Memorial — Louisville, Kentucky
( first panel ) Abraham Lincoln, his hand and pen He will be good but God knows when. Abraham Lincoln, ca. 1826-26 Abraham Lincoln was born February 12, 1809, near Hodgenville, Kentucky. The Commonwealth of Kentucky dedicates this . . . — Map (db m104174) HM
Kentucky (Jefferson County), Louisville — 2134 — Murray Atkins Walls Civil Rights Pioneer
Murray Atkins Walls Civil Rights Pioneer Born in 1899, Walls fought to end segregation in public housing, city libraries, and local Girl Scouts. Walls led the movement that intergrated Girl Scout programs and camps by 1956. She was the first . . . — Map (db m104727) HM
Kentucky (Jefferson County), Louisville — 1546 — St. John’s Evanglical Church
St. John’s Evanglical Church German congregation founded, 1843. The first local church to join Evangelical Church Society of the West, 1856, pioneer of Evangelical Synod of North America. Hosted first general conference of Society 1859, at church . . . — Map (db m104470) HM
Kentucky (Jefferson County), Louisville — The Columbia Building — Bourbon District Historic Site 401 west
For a decade after it was completed in 1890, the Columbia Building anchored the northwest corner of Fourth and Main Streets and was the tallest building in the city, matching the height of the world's tallest skyscraper, the Chicago Home Insurance . . . — Map (db m104370) HM
Louisiana (Orleans Parish), New Orleans — The Beginning
Stephen Ambrose proposed the idea of a D-Day museum to his close friend Nick Mueller in the year 1990. The two historians at the University of New Orleans first discussed creating the museum over glasses of sherry in the back yard of Ambrose's . . . — Map (db m102716) HM WM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Great Barrington — First Court House of Berkshire County
Near this spot stood the first court house of Berkshire County erected 1764. Here August 16, 1774 occurred the first open resistance to British rule in America — Map (db m58957) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Lanesborough — Mount Greylock, Elevation 3,491 Feet
Mount Greylock, Elevation 3,491 Feet Six hundred million years ago, this area was under a warm shallow ocean. As the underlying tectonic plates shifted, their continents collided, pushing the land upward into a great range of mountains. The . . . — Map (db m85054) HM
Massachusetts (Berkshire County), Pittsfield — Sgt. Glenn R. Allison
This Tree Was Planted In Honor Of Sgt. Glenn R. Allison Died December 18, 2003 In Baghdad, Iraq Dedicated on April 30, 2004 — Map (db m85511) WM
Massachusetts (Essex County), Beverly — Beverly World War I Memorial
World War I Memorial Beverly Remembers With Pride Her Sons and Daughters Who Served Their Country in World War I. The Glorious Ones Who Died Gave Their Lives As a Sacrifice For The Cause of peace. They Fought For Us; For Us They Fell. . . . — Map (db m36461) HM
Massachusetts (Essex County), Gloucester — Ward Seven World War II Monument
In Honor Of Those Who Served In World War II From Ward Seven These Our Dead From Ward 7, WW II Robert J. Hodgen   A.F. • Robert W. Seppala   A.F. • William Lee   M.M. • John A. Filfalt   M.M. • James M. Tarr   M.M. • Roy M. Nickerson   . . . — Map (db m36440) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Edgewater — Edgewater Veterans Memorial
For Whom The Bell Tolls This Bell is Dedicated to All Veterans of Edgewater Who Served Their Country Honorably in Time Of War & Peace 1983 — Map (db m38961) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Hillsdale — Hillsdale Police Booth
Hillsdale Police Booth Built in 1925 by John Henry Olley It is Revered as the Symbol of HillsdaleMap (db m22214) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Ridgewood — 45 — Historic Glen Avenue
This colonial road, traditionally an Indian Trail, was a key route to Peremus Church during the American Revolution. Former names of this road mark eras in America’s history – Franklin Turnpike, for the Tory governor Wm. Franklin; Harrison . . . — Map (db m18688) HM
New Jersey (Bergen County), Westwood — Westwood World War I Monument — Honor Roll — 1917 1918
To commemorate Westwood’s devotion to the ideals of democracy during the World War American Expeditionary Force Albert Beckman, Jr. • C. Searing Bennit • Warren Blake • Hilton E. Glinch • Rev J. Earl Custer • Frank C. Demarest • Oscar . . . — Map (db m22011) HM
New Jersey (Sussex County), Newton — Sussex County Public Safety Memorial
Sussex County Public Safety Memorial Dedicated to Those Who Have Given Their Lives in Service to Our Community Law Enforcement Roll of Honor John D. Kinney     Newton – 1934 · Joseph C. Walter Jr.     New Jersey State Police – . . . — Map (db m105227) HM
New Jersey (Sussex County), Sparta — Krogh’s
This Property has been Placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior — Map (db m71028) HM
New Mexico (Chaves County), Roswell — Chaves County Gulf War Monument
Dedicated to The Men and Women of Chaves County, New Mexico Who Served Their Country During the Persian Gulf War 1990 — 1991 by Roswell Cares Support Group — Map (db m102806) WM
New Mexico (Chaves County), Roswell — Chaves County Veterans War Memorial
Memorial Wall Dedicated To All Citizens Of Chaves County Who Served And Died Defending Our Freedom ( engraved on the stone wall ) World War I Pvt. Alter, Cecil W. · Baker, Ray A. · Bozarth, Lewis Hath · Pvt. Bradley, Floyd L. · Pvt. . . . — Map (db m102802) WM
New York (Dutchess County), Hyde Park — Reformed Dutch — Church of Hyde Park
Reformed Dutch Church of Hyde Park Established 1789 as the Stoutenburgh Religious Society. Oldest continuous Congregation in Hyde Park. William C. Pomeroy Foundation 2015 — Map (db m83232) HM
New York (Dutchess County), Hyde Park — St. James Church
St. James Church Erected 1844. Attended By Franklin D. Roosevelt, 32nd President of the United States, and his Family. State Education Department 1935 — Map (db m83235) HM
New York (Dutchess County), Hyde Park — Those Who Served
Those Who Served Korea Ralph Herrmann, Jr. • Neal W. Horton • Ernest W. Frank, Jr. • Robert D. Holtzman • Clarence B. Devens, Sr. • Ronald L. O’Rourke • Donald E. Veith, Sr. • George W. Berryann • James B. Cruger • Gerard F. Kilmer • Lawrence D. . . . — Map (db m83632) WM
New York (Dutchess County), Pawling — Pawling World War I and Civil War Memorial
[ West Side ] Roll of Honor To Honor the Pawling Men Who Served in the World War This Tablet is Erected By The Inhabitants of the Town 1917 – 1919 Akin, Albert John • Alfredson, David • Anderson, Edward . . . — Map (db m24655) HM
New York (Dutchess County), Pawling — The Great Barbecue
A section of the Continental Army of the Revolutionary War was stationed on the western slopes of Quaker Hill from September 16, to November 28, 1778. The Great Barbecue Occurred on the hillside across this road. October 17, 1778 It . . . — Map (db m24521) HM
New York (Dutchess County), Poughkeepsie — Soldiers Memorial Fountain
[ east side ] Soldiers Memorial Fountain [ south side ] To The Patriot Dead [ north side ] April 12th, 1861 April 9th, 1865 [ west side ] Restored / Rededicated   P.U.R.A Nov. 11, 1977 . . . — Map (db m37779) HM
New York (Dutchess County), West Pawling — The West Mountain Mission
The West Mountain Mission 1892 – 1950 est. by A. C. Burdick for educational, charitable & religious needs. Neighborhood house built 1905. Harry Lynke, architect, Franklyn Mulkins builder. — Map (db m24886) HM
New York (New York County), New York — Birthplace of Galo Plaza Lasso
1906     1987 This tablet honors Galo Plaza Lasso, President of the Republic of Ecuador (1940-1952) and Secretary General of the Organization of American States, (1968-1972) born here to Maria Adelina Plaza and General Leonidas Plaza, on February . . . — Map (db m101602) HM
New York (New York County), New York — Cervantes
Cervantes This statue was presented to the City of New York by the Mayor of Madrid, Spain in 1986. It stood in Bryant Park before being donated to New York University in 1989. — Map (db m101598) HM
New York (New York County), New York — The Pilgrim
To Commemorate The Landing of The Pilgrim Fathers on Plymouth Rock December 21, 1620 Erected By The New England Society In The City of New York 1885 — Map (db m31060) HM
New York (Orange County), Westtown — First Presbyterian Church
First Presbyterian Church, Westtown, N.Y. Organized Mar. 10, 1803. Church Erected 1806, Opened Nov. 30, 1807, Rebuilt 1838 Rev. Thomas Grier First Pastor — Map (db m71064) HM
New York (Putnam County), Brewster — Chancellor Kent
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New York (Putnam County), Kent — Carver Bridge
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New York (Putnam County), Mahopac — Capt. John Crane
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New York (Putnam County), Mahopac — Korean and Vietnam War Monument — In Dedication
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New York (Putnam County), Mahopac — Railroad Station
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New York (Putnam County), Patterson — Patterson Veterans Monument — The War Monument
[ south face ] Roll Of Honor 1917 – 1918 Town Of Patterson Major Albert N. Towner • Major Charles B. Crane • Capt. John Towner • Lieut. Robert A. Johnston • Sergt. Daniel B. Brandon • Sergt. Lucius G. . . . — Map (db m24940) WM
New York (Rockland County), Nyack — Rockland Brink's Robbery
Rockland Brink's Robbery On October 20, 1981, a three-year crime spree in the New York Metropolitan area came to an end at this site. Members of the Weather Underground, a radical domestic terrorist group, robbed a Brink's armored car at the Nanuet . . . — Map (db m33649) HM
New York (Rockland County), Stony Point — Stony Point 9-11 Memorial
The Charles R. Lewis VFW Post Is Proud To Honor All the Victims Who Perished on 9/11/01 in the WTC Especially The Five Victims From Stony Point Janet Alonso Robert McCarthy Luke Nee Gerald O'Leary Thomas Schoales God Bless . . . — Map (db m37058) HM
New York (Westchester County), Eastchester — Gold Star Mothers Memorial
Gold Star Mothers Memorial This memorial is erected To keep in honored and prayerful memory all Gold Star Mothers whose children served and died in wars for this great nation. Dedicated September 24, 2006 Supervisor Anthony S. Colavita . . . — Map (db m42509) HM
New York (Westchester County), Elmsford — Isaac Van Wart
Isaac Van Wart One of Major Andre's Captors Sept. 23, 1780 Elder of this Church Elmsford Citizen 1758-1828 Buried Here — Map (db m42373) HM
New York (Westchester County), Katonah — 4 — The Brick Lot — John Jay Homestead
When John Jay began planning his Westchester farm in the 1790s, he was fortunate to find a source of clay on his property which he used to make the brick for constructing a home and various farm buildings. Archeological testing has identified the . . . — Map (db m24704) HM
New York (Westchester County), Katonah — 8 — The Stable Courtyard — John Jay Homestead
The coachman’s house on your right and carriage barn on your left were built between 1801 and 1802. gated stone fences connected the two buildings and created a courtyard where the coaches and horses could be cared for and prepared for use. . . . — Map (db m24708) HM
New York (Westchester County), Mount Kisco — Mount Kisco Veterans Memorial
Korean War Plaque [ far left panel ] 1950 – 1953 The Village of Mount Kisco Honors The Men and Women Of This Community Who Served In The United States Armed Forces During The Korean War World War I Plaque [ left side . . . — Map (db m25440) WM
New York (Westchester County), North Castle — Joseph T. Miller
Joseph T. Miller 1903 – 1975 Town Clerk of North Castle 1940 – 1975 This park is set aside in his memory in tribute to his many years of devoted loving service to the citizens of this town — Map (db m24458) HM
New York (Westchester County), North Castle — North Castle Veterans Memorial
[ East tablet ] In Memory of Those Who Served Honorably In World War I 1917 –– 1918 [ South tablet ] In Memory of Those Who Served Honorably In World War II 1941 –– 1945 [ West tablet . . . — Map (db m24468) WM
New York (Westchester County), North Castle — North Castle World War II Monument
Dedicated to the Heroic Men and Women Of North White Plains in the Town of North Castle, New York Who Served Their Country in World War II And in Loving Memory of Those Who Made the Supreme Sacrifice. Abele, Jacob • Ackerly, Charles Jr. • . . . — Map (db m24457) HM
New York (Westchester County), Peekskill — America’s Most Famous Cannon
[ East face ] The American Revolution 1775 • • • 1783 “America’s Most Famous Cannon” Sept. 21, 1780 • John Jacob Peterson of African descent • and Moses Sherwood of Van Cortlandt 3rd West, Militia took it to Croton Pt. . . . — Map (db m23356) HM
New York (Westchester County), Peekskill — Jan Peeck Bridge
Named to commemorate the place where Jan Peeck, Dutch trader, 1940-1950 met Indians to trade for furs. — Map (db m44864) HM
New York (Westchester County), Port Chester — Abraham Bush Homestead
[ upper plaque ] 1750 Abraham Bush Homestead Reputed Headquarters Of General Israel Putnam Marked By The Ruth Lyon Bush Chapter Daughters Of The American Revolution 1968 [ lower plaque ] Bush Homestead . . . — Map (db m38312) HM
New York (Westchester County), Somers — Mt. Zion Church
Mt. Zion Church 1794 National Register of Historic Places — Map (db m37357) HM
New York (Westchester County), White Plains — The War for American Independence
The War for American Independence From October 28, 1776 until the British withdrawal on November 4, 1776 the Continental Army commanded by General George Washington engaged and held off the splendidly appointed British forces of General . . . — Map (db m24440) HM
South Carolina (Horry County), Myrtle Beach — 352nd Tactical Fighter Squadron
The 354th Day Fighter Wing was originally composed of three fighting squadrons — the 353rd, 355th and 356th Day Fighter Squadrons. In 1957, an Air Force-wide reorganization of flying units reduced the number of F-100s assigned to the Myrtle . . . — Map (db m102151) WM
South Carolina (Horry County), Myrtle Beach — 356th Tactical Fighter Squadron Operations
The 356th Tactical Fighter Squadron Operations (Green Demons), building 347, was located in the area now occupied by the Myrtle Beach Police Department office and Training Facility. The 356th Tactical Fighter Squadron was activated in November . . . — Map (db m102102) WM
South Carolina (Horry County), Myrtle Beach — Chaplain (Major General) Charles C. Baldwin
Chaplain Baldwin served as the Senior Installation Chaplain at Mytle Beach Air Force Base during the period June 1989 to 1992. During this period he also accompanied the 354th Tactical Fighter Wing on deployment to King Fahad International Airport, . . . — Map (db m102237) HM WM
South Carolina (Horry County), Myrtle Beach — Colonel Warren R. Lewis
Colonel Lewis was born on Christmas Eve 1919, in Superior, lowa. When the war broke out in Europe, he joined the Royal Canadian Air Force and then later transferred to the United States Army Air Corps. He was assigned to fly P-38 aircraft . . . — Map (db m102298) HM WM
South Carolina (Horry County), Myrtle Beach — Combat Wounded Veterans
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South Carolina (Horry County), Myrtle Beach — Hurricane Hazel
Hurricane Hazel Oct. 15, 1954 On the afternoon on the 15th emerging to find their physical and economic world shattered, local residents could not have envisioned that their resolve to rebuild would set their provincial resort of small, family . . . — Map (db m100719) HM
South Carolina (Horry County), Myrtle Beach — Myrtle Beach Air Force Base Redevelopment
In 1994, the Governor of South Carolina eliminated the Air Base Redevelopment Commission and created the Air Force Base Redevelopment Authority to oversee the disposition of federal property that has been or will be turned over to the State or to . . . — Map (db m102302) HM
South Carolina (Horry County), Myrtle Beach — Replacement Training Unit (RTU) 1968-1969
On April 22, 1968, the 354th Tactical Fighter Wing was replaced at Myrtle Beach Air Force Base by the 113th Tactical Fighter Wing, a former District of Columbia Air National Guard (ANG) unit which had been recalled to active duty January 26, 1968. . . . — Map (db m102130) WM
Vermont (Windham County), Brattleboro — Brattleboro Civil War Monument
(Front): This Monument Commemorates The Loyalty and Patriotism Of the Men of Brattleboro, Who Fought for Liberty and the Union In the Great Rebellion of 1861 – 1865 Enlisted 385. Died in Service 31. Erected by a Grateful . . . — Map (db m23114) HM
Vermont (Windham County), Newfane — Newfane World War II Monument
Honor Roll World War II Armstrong, David • Atwater, Roy • Beck, Walter P. • Bills, Lyman S. • Bingham, Robert • Brayman, Floyd • Brayman, Ralph • Brooks, Alfred • Brooks, Arthur W., Jr. • Brooks, Robert • Brooks, Roy I. • Brown, Emmett • . . . — Map (db m23132) HM
Vermont (Windsor County), Springfield — Eureka Schoolhouse & Baltimore Covered Bridge
The Eureka Schoolhouse, constructed between 1785 and 1790, is Vermont’s oldest one-room school and one of the few surviving 18th century public buildings in the state. It was originally located in the “Eureka Four Corners,” northeast of . . . — Map (db m74965) HM
Vermont (Windsor County), Springfield — Stellafane Observatory
Stellafane Observatory Has been Designated a National Historic landmark This Site Possesses National Significance In Commemorating the History of the United States of America 1989 National Park Service United States Department of . . . — Map (db m75701) HM
Virginia (Hampton), Fort Monroe — Honoring Dr. John J. Craven
Honoring Dr. John J. Craven of the United States Army Whose Humanity, Intelligent Companionship and Professional Skill Lightened The Monotony, The Loneliness and the Physical Suffering of Jefferson Davis President of The Former . . . — Map (db m102138) WM
Wyoming (Park County), Cody — Upstream Cableway Winch — Buffalo Bill Dam
Upstream Cableway Winch This cableway winch, which was used to install and remove the ball plugs, trash racks, and the bulkhead gate for the left abutment outlet works, dates to the construction of the Shoshone Powerplant in 1922. It was . . . — Map (db m104002) HM

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