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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesEl Reno Hotel - El Reno, OK

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Moved from downtown El Reno, and renovated, this treasure from the past can be seen at the Canadian County Historical Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 7/4/2015

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersBennett Joseph Carter Home

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Texas Historical Marker at the home of B.J. and Abigail Carter, noting their careers as community leaders. The house is at 203 E Pecan St, Edgewood, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 7/4/2015

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersWilliam H. Humphries Home

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Texas Historical Marker at the home of William H. Humphries, 201 S Main, Edgewood, TX, noting his business and civic career.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 7/4/2015

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersThe Roper Hotel

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This medallion and plate marker is mounted on the front wall of the building, which faces 3rd St. in Marble Falls.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark

location: Texas

date approved: 7/4/2015

last visited: 6/13/2015

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Oklahoma Historical Markers98th Meridian - El Reno, OK

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El Reno is the site of the western boundary for the Land Run of 1889.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 7/4/2015

last visited: never

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Oklahoma Historical MarkersMennoville Mennonite Church - El Reno, OK

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This church is one of numerous relics from the early settlement days of Oklahoma.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 7/4/2015

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesMennoville Mennonite Church - El Reno, OK

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Located on Highway 81 in 1979 when it was placed on the National Register, the church building has since been moved to the grounds of the Canadian County Historical Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 7/3/2015

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersSite of Old Town Paradise

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Texas Historical Marker noting the old town of Eldorado, which ultimately became the first incarnation of Paradise, TX, before the railroad pulled everybody away to what is today the second incarnation of Paradise.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 7/3/2015

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersOld Settlers and Veterans Association of Falls County

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In 1858, J. K. Tomlinson settled here owning a plantation known at Tominson Hill. He and his son William enlisted and died in the Civil War. In 1912, his family gave this 17.9-acres to the Old Settlers and Veterans Association of Falls County.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 7/3/2015

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersKings Highway

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One of the few remaining pink granite Tx historical markers remaining that were placed by the DAR in 1918 along the ancient El Camino Real, AKA: Kings Highway, El Camino Real de los Tejas, and Old San Antonio Road, is NE of Austonio, TX on SH 21.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WayBetterFinder

location: Texas

date approved: 7/3/2015

last visited: 7/3/2015

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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.Free at Last - Boston, MA

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This Memorial is set in front of Marsh Chapel on the campus of Boston University.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/3/2015

last visited: 6/30/2010

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Rijksmonumenten - Dutch National MonumentsSchapenpoortje - Leiden

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Aan de achterzijde van de Penshal, aan de Langebrug, bevindt zich een poort die door velen ook wel 'Schapenpoortje' wordt genoemd.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member naj16

location: Netherlands

date approved: 7/3/2015

last visited: never

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Rijksmonumenten - Dutch National MonumentsVoormalig Rijksmuseum v. Natuurlijke Historie - Leiden

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Voormalig Rijksmuseum van Natuurlijke Historie. Voorganger van museum Naturalis.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member naj16

location: Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

date approved: 7/3/2015

last visited: never

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Missouri Historical MarkersAborted Infants Memorial - Hawk Point, MO

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Small stone with large political fall out

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 7/3/2015

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersLanes Chapel and Cemetery

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This post mounted marker stands in the churchyard, near a giant oak, between the cemetery and the chapel on FM 2602 a few miles south of SH 6.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuesterMark

location: Texas

date approved: 7/3/2015

last visited: 6/12/2015

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Texas Historical MarkersFin & Feather Hunting and Fishing Club

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Texas Historical Marker at the gate to the Fin & Feather Hunting and Fishing Club, noting its establishment and days as a meeting place for a variety of groups and social well-to-dos.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 7/3/2015

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsHighland Park Village-- 50 years -- Highland Park TX

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A plaque at the southern gateway to the Highland Park Village shopping center recognizes the center's half-century anniversary

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 7/3/2015

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsUnites States Forest Service - Century - Whitewater, CO

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This plaque found at the Land's End Observatory celebrates the 100th year anniversary of the US Forest Service.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 7/3/2015

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryMemorial of Jewish Colleagues - Tübingen, Germany, BW

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At the 'Ulandstraße' in Tübingen, Germany, Baden-Württemberg exists sign with a memorial of Jewish Collegues. It is attached at the outer wall of a building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tante.Hossi

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 7/3/2015

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST -- Suburban movie theatre in Texas, Highland Park TX

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Several plaques clustered together on the south side of the central building in the Highland Park Village shopping center attest to the history of this high-end shopping destination.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 7/3/2015

last visited: 7/2/2015

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings27th Missouri Infantry marker - Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park

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The 27th Missouri Infantry marker is located on Chickamauga Ave, Rossville, GA. This is part of the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park. It indicates their position on Nov. 23, 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Georgia

date approved: 7/2/2015

last visited: 3/23/2015

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsIowa State Monument - Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park

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The Iowa State Monument is located on Chickamauga Ave, Rossville, GA. This is part of the Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park. It is dedicated to the men of Iowa.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Georgia

date approved: 7/2/2015

last visited: 3/23/2015

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersAshland Boys' Association

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The Ashland Boys' Association (A.B.A.) PHMC historical marker is sentimentally placed at the base of the Mothers' Memorial statue in Ashland, PA. The Mothers' Memorial became the A.B.A. legacy - An American Icon and a symbol of motherhood in the U.S.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member AnthraciteCoalRegion

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/2/2015

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersJoseph Priestley House - Northumberland PA

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The Joseph Priestley House was the American home of 18th-century British theologian, Dissenting clergyman, natural philosopher (and discoverer of oxygen), educator, and political theorist.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/2/2015

last visited: never

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Pennsylvania Historical MarkersConcrete City - Nanticoke PA

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The Concrete City was an early example of International Style architecture in the United States, built as company housing in 1911.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/2/2015

last visited: never

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