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First of its KindFIRST - Government Expedition into the Black Hills - W. of Aladdin, WY

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On side of highway, small turnout on one of Custer's trips through Wyoming.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Wyoming

date approved: 12/9/2018

last visited: never

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William ShakespeareYoung Will - Bancroft Gardens - Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire

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Young Will - A life size statue of William Shakespeare unveiled in Stratford-upon-Avon as part of the town’s celebrations commemorating the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/9/2018

last visited: never

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William ShakespeareMosaic & Frieze - The Old Bank - Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire

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A mosaic of the Bard himself, and teracotta frieze depicting scenes from his works on The Old Bank building, Stratford-upon-Avon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/9/2018

last visited: never

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William ShakespeareBust Of William Shakespeare - Berlin, Germany

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This bust of Shakespeare stands in Shakespeare Platz and was donated by the City of London to celebrate Berlin's anniversary.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Berlin, Germany

date approved: 12/9/2018

last visited: never

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHP - Dawson, Dr. George Mercer - Pictou, NS

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Son of Sir John William DAWSON, George Mercer Dawson was a renowned geologist who became geologist and botanist for the North American Boundary Commission in 1873 and director of the Canadian Geological Survey.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 12/9/2018

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsNetherlands Carillon - Arlington Ridge Park - Arlington, VA

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The Netherlands Carillon adjacent to Arlington National Cemetery was a gift from the people of the Netherlands to the people of the United States in 1954.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/9/2018

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsU.S. Marine Corps War Memorial - Arlington Ridge Park - Arlington, VA

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The United States Marine Corps War Memorial is a national memorial located in Arlington County, Virginia, in the United States. Dedicated in 1954, it is located in Arlington Ridge Park, near the Ord-Weitzel Gate to Arlington National Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Virginia

date approved: 12/9/2018

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsBeaufort County Courthouse - Beaufort Historic District - Beaufort, SC

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A new courthouse was built on the same site and was dedicated in 1883. It has been remodeled several times and is now used as a Federal District Courthouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: South Carolina

date approved: 12/9/2018

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsMilton Maxcy House - Beaufort Historic District - Beaufort, SC

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This house, long known as "Secession House," was the scene of many informal discussions and formal meetings during the 1850's by the Rhetts and their allies advocating secession and Southern independence." - SOCV

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: South Carolina

date approved: 12/9/2018

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsBeaufort Arsenal - Beaufort Historic District - Beaufort, SC

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Built in 1795 burnt and shelled by the Union, rebuilt 1851, renovated in 1934 by the WPA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: South Carolina

date approved: 12/9/2018

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsIOOF Building - Ellis County Courthouse Historic District - Waxahachie, TX

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Site #29 on the NRHP Nomination Form at 208 S. Rogers.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 12/9/2018

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsSecond Ellis County Jail - Ellis County Courthouse Historic District - Waxahachie, TX

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Site #6 on the NRHP Nomination Form

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 12/9/2018

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsEllis County Courthouse - Ellis County Courthouse Historic District - Waxahachie, TX

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Fourth County Courthouse is focal point for the historic district.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 12/9/2018

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsPublic School - Kendalia, TX

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In 1940 the old frame school house was replace with a 3 room native rock school constructed by the WPA (Works Progress Administration) for $2500.00 and classes were held in the new building starting in the fall of 1940.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 12/9/2018

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsCoryell County Hospital (former) – Gatesville, TX

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The county renovated the building in 2013 for a mental health unit, and currently the building is the Gatesville Center for Central County Services, which provides treatment for those diagnosed with mental illness.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 12/9/2018

last visited: never

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Monuments Historiques FrançaisLe monument du cimetière militaire allemand - Saint-Quentin, France

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Ce monument a été construit pendant la 1ère Guerre mondiale dans un cimetière où reposent 8229 soldats allemands.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member esslpt02100

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 12/9/2018

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesGovernment of Canada Building - Sherbrooke, NS

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Between the library and Main Street Cafe, the Sherbrooke Post Office stands on the east side of Main Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 12/9/2018

last visited: never

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Belgium Monument RegistersLa Maison du Bailli - Charleroi - Belgique

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[FR] Maison dureprésentant de justice dans la Ville-Haute. [EN] house of the justice representative in upper part of the city.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PaulLassiter

location: Hainaut, Belgium

date approved: 12/9/2018

last visited: never

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Exact ReplicasElisenbrunnen in Aachen, NRW, Germany

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Modell des Elisenbrunnens in Aachen

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Beorngar

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 12/9/2018

last visited: never

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Rijksmonumenten - Dutch National MonumentsRM: 878- Gemeenlandshuis van Diemen - Amsterdam

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Vrijstaand opvallend pand met uitzicht over water te Amsterdam.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Axel-F

location: Noord-Holland, Netherlands

date approved: 12/9/2018

last visited: never

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Rijksmonumenten - Dutch National MonumentsRM: 522275 - Brugwachtershuisje - Dordrecht

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Brugwachtershuisje bij Leuvebrug

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Axel-F

location: Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

date approved: 12/9/2018

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryLincoln and Woodward Schools - Texas City, TX

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A sign at the dilapidated Lincoln Auditorium is a reminder of a time when schools were still "Separate but Equal".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 12/8/2018

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryTraveling Buoy - Port Royal, SC

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Open space, traveling buoy and eternal light.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: South Carolina

date approved: 12/8/2018

last visited: never

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Histoire du Quebec (Quebec Historical Markers)Maison James-Monk - Montréal, Québec

in Histoire du Quebec (Quebec Historical Markers)

La maison James-Monk est une résidence bourgeoise d'inspiration palladienne érigée en 1803 et agrandie au milieu du XIXe siècle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 12/8/2018

last visited: never

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Histoire du Quebec (Quebec Historical Markers)Habitat 67 - Montréal, Québec

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Habitat-67, conçu par Moshe Sadfie, est un ensemble résidentiel érigé de 1965 à 1970. Ce complexe d'habitation est composé de 354 modules préfabriqués en béton de mêmes dimensions.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 12/8/2018

last visited: never

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