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Massachusetts Historical MarkersBourne Warehouse 1887 - New Bedford, MA

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The Bourne Warehouse, located on N 2st Street was built in 1887. The building also housed an auction business selling everything from antique furniture to ships.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/20/2014

last visited: 9/1/2014

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersHeroes of Fort Wagner - New Bedford, MA

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This marker describes the action of two of the men of the Company C of the 54th Regiment Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/20/2014

last visited: 9/1/2014

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Mississippi Historical MarkersOverwhelming Firepower -- Vicksburg NMP, Vicksburg MS

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A sign at the location of Battery Degolyer explains Union Army artillery strategy and tactics at this location during the siege of Vicksburg

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Mississippi

date approved: 9/19/2014

last visited: 9/20/2014

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Guest Books Guest Book Papiliorama - Kerzers, FR, Switzerland

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Papiliorama north of Kerzers is best known as Switzerland's largest butterfly house, but it offers a much broader range of features.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Suisse romande (GE/VD/FR), Switzerland

date approved: 9/19/2014

last visited: never

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North Carolina Historical MarkersFormer Colleges (F58)

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NC Historical Marker located along NC 102 in Ayden, NC.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DukeRoom

location: North Carolina

date approved: 9/19/2014

last visited: never

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Ancient Roman CivilizationBaptistère Saint-Jean - Poitiers, France

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[FR] La partie centrale du baptistère a été construite autour des années 360, dans le futur quartier épiscopal de la ville de Poitiers. [EN] The central part of the building was constructed around 360, atop the substructures of Roman buildings.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Poitou-Charentes, France

date approved: 9/19/2014

last visited: never

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Ancient Roman CivilizationVieux Poitiers - Naintré, France

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[FR] Située au confluent de la Vienne et du Clain, la ville antique de "Vetus Pictavis" date de près de 2000 ans. [EN] At the point where the Clain and Vienne Rivers merge, the city of Vetus Pictavis dates back nearly 2,000 years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Poitou-Charentes, France

date approved: 9/19/2014

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersTueria Dell Marshall

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Texas Historical Marker for educator Tueria Dell Marshall, inside L. Butler Nelson Cemetery, Dallas, TX. We don't know exactly where Mr. Marshall is buried here, but he is within sight of his beloved Lincoln High School.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 9/19/2014

last visited: never

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Wagon Roads and TrailsNoble Emigrant Trail - Lassen County, CA

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This official California Historical Marker notes the passage of the Noble Emigrant Trail through this point in 1852.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: California

date approved: 9/19/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryBefore the Nobles Trail - Lassen County, CA

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This historical placard and official California Historical Marker note the passage of the Noble Emigrant Trail through this point in 1852.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: California

date approved: 9/19/2014

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersFlorence Ranch Home

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Texas Historical Marker at the Florence Ranch Home, a Victorian era Prairie Style home with modifications, built by the family who owned a significant amount of land here in what is now Mesquite. Located at 1424 Barnes Bridge Rd, Mesquite, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 9/19/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesDallas County Courthouse - Dallas, TX

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Added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places on Dec 12th 1976 (under #76002019), The Dallas County ("Old Red") Courthouse was built in 1892 and served the judicial needs of the community until 1966.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Raven

location: Texas

date approved: 9/18/2014

last visited: 9/21/2014

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Time CapsulesBC Spirit Square Time Capsule - Kamloops, BC

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Kamloops' Spirit Square was created at the junction of MacKenzie Avenue and Yew Street in North Kamloops, on the north side of the Thompson River, across from the old, original section of the city.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 9/18/2014

last visited: never

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Histoire du Quebec (Quebec Historical Markers)Chapel du dernier repos,Cimetière,St-jérôme,Québec

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Chapel du dernier repos St-Jérôme cimetière. Chapel final resting St. Jerome Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member colibris7

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 9/18/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryLa Maison Prévost,St-Jérôme,Québec

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La Maison Prévost, St-Jérôme.House Prevost, St-Jerome.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member colibris7

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 9/18/2014

last visited: never

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Abraham LincolnLincoln Bust and Quote -- IL Memorial, Vicksburg NMP, Vicksburg MS

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A bust of Abraham Lincoln and a quote from his First Inaugural Address adorn the Illinois State Monument at Vicksburg MS

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Mississippi

date approved: 9/18/2014

last visited: 9/19/2014

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First of its KindFIRST -- Diesel-powered COE vessel designated M/V MISSISSIPPI, Vicksburg MS

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The M/V MISSISSIPPI IV, a former flagship of the Mississippi River Commission inspection corps AND also a workboat for the Corps of Engineers Memphis District, now part of the Lower Mississippi River Museum in downtown Vicksburg MS

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Mississippi

date approved: 9/18/2014

last visited: 9/19/2014

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Kentucky Historical MarkersMAQS

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A marker in front of the National Quilt Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: Kentucky

date approved: 9/18/2014

last visited: never

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Abraham LincolnLincoln Bust - Alva, OK

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On the campus of Northwestern Oklahoma State University

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 9/18/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesHauptbahnhof - Salzburg, Austria

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The Hauptbahnhof is the main railway station in Salzburg, Austria.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Salzburg, Austria

date approved: 9/18/2014

last visited: never

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Wagon Roads and TrailsDaniel Boone Trail Marker 2 ~ Duffield, Virginia.

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A Daniel Boone Trail marker near Spurlock branch in Duffield, Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Manville Possum Hunters

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/18/2014

last visited: never

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Mississippi Historical MarkersLast of its kind -- USS CAIRO Museum, Vicksburg MS

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The only City-Class ironclad gunship still in existence, the USS CAIRO is the last of its kind.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Mississippi

date approved: 9/18/2014

last visited: 9/19/2014

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesSchloss Emslieb - Salzburg, Austria

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Schloss Emslieb (English: Emslieb Castle) is located at Hellbrunner Allee 65 in Salzburg, Austria.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Salzburg, Austria

date approved: 9/17/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesJetzelsberger Bürgerhaus - Salzburg, Austria

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The Jetzelsberger Bürgerhaus is the house where Christian Doppler, an Austrian mathematician and physicist best known for his principle known as the Doppler effect, was born in Salzburg, Austria.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Salzburg, Austria

date approved: 9/17/2014

last visited: never

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Austrian and Swiss National Heritage SitesSigmundstor - Salzburg, Austria

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The Sigmundstor (English: Sigmund's Gate or Tunnel), popularly known as the Neutor, is located in Salzburg, Austria.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Salzburg, Austria

date approved: 9/17/2014

last visited: never

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