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Vintage Ad LocationsGraves Hotel - Harlowton, Montana

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Built following a major fire, the Graves Hotel was "THE place to be" in Harlowton for many years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsArmory - Duncan, OK

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This former National Guard Armory is currently the home of the Stephens County Historical Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsPark Amphitheater - Duncan, OK

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No longer used, this amphitheater played a integral part in Duncan entertainment in its heyday.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsWPA Bridge - Hiwassee Road - Arcadia, OK

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Hardly noticing, you drive across hundreds of WPA-constructed bridges and culverts in Oklahoma.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsLuther Road Culvert - Luther, OK

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One of 2512 culverts built by the WPA in Oklahoma.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 2/15/2018

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WPA ProjectsSwimming Pool - Duncan, OK

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Located on Highway 81, the swimming pool in Duncan is still in use today.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsBronte High School – Bronte TX

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The Works Progress Administration (W.P.A.) constructed the former high school building and attendant perimeter wall in 1938-9.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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WPA ProjectsWPA Culvert - Luther, OK

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A small culvert draining run-off north of Luther.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST Graves in Carson Cemetery - Ector, TX

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A 1998 Texas Historical Marker notes that the first graves in the cemetery are possibly those belonging to Mrs. Minerva Hunter, one of her daughters, and a servant, all killed by natives in 1842.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 2/15/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersGeorge Washington Crossing 1770

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George Washington crossed here to look at land he wished to own.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: 2/15/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersMarshall County / Ohio County

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A double sided sign telling where the counties were formed from.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: 2/15/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersMarshall County / Ohio County

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A double sided sign telling where the counties were formed from.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: 2/15/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersBenwood Mine Disaster

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Site of 3rd worst mine disaster in West Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: 2/15/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersVineyard Hills

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Site of vineyard owned by John Peter Kreusch.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: 2/15/2018

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Deutsche Denkmallisten - German Monument RegistersHospitalkapelle St. Jakobus - Lahnstein - RLP / Germany

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Gotischer Kirchenbau aus dem 14. Jahrhundert

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Iris & Harry

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryThe James Johnston House - Half Moon Bay, CA

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A plaque at the edge of the The James Johnston House.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryMethodist Episcopal Church of Pescadero - Pescadero, CA

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A plaque at the Methodist Episcopal Church of Pescadero in Pescadero.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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West Virginia Historical MarkersGibson~Linn

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Gibson~Linn secured powder for defense of Fort Henry.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: 2/15/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersThe Washingtons

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Burial site for some of George Washington's relatives.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: 2/15/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersMount De Chantal

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Wheeling Female Academy in 1852.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: 2/15/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersWalter Reuther

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Walter Reuther a labor leader.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: 2/15/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersHolliday's Cove

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A sign telling about Fort Holliday.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: 2/15/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersSt. John's Episcopal Church

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First Episcopal Church west of the Alleghenies.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: 2/15/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersRock Spring Park

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Named for natural spring used by George Washington.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: 2/15/2018

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West Virginia Historical MarkersCapt John Porter / Chelsea China Company

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John Porter developer of New Cumberland and founder of china factory on Ohio River.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dukemartin

location: West Virginia

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: 2/15/2018

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