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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesJohn Herbert Nunns House - Silt, CO

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

The privy pit for this house is archeologically just as important as the building!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 7/27/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesVan Hise Rock - Rock Springs WI

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

Van Hise Rock is a rock outcropping significant for its association with geologist Charles Van Hise

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/27/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesWisconsin State Capitol - Madison WI

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

Completed in 1917, the building is the fifth to serve as the Wisconsin capitol since the first territorial legislature convened during 1836 and the third building since Wisconsin was granted statehood during 1848.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/27/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesUniversity of Wisconsin Armory and Gymnasium - Madison WI

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

The University of Wisconsin Armory and Gymnasium, also called "the Red Gym," is a building on the campus of University of Wisconsin-Madison. It was originally used as a combination gymnasium and armory beginning in 1894.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/27/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesUniversity of Wisconsin Science Hall - Madison WI

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

Built in 1888, declared a National Historic Landmark in 1993, is associated with Charles R Van Hise who led the Department of Mineralogy and Geology at the University of Wisconsin

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/27/2014

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesNorth Hall, University of Wisconsin - Madison WI

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

Built in 1851, North Hall was the first structure on the University of Wisconsin campus

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/27/2014

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesBradley, Harold C., House - Madison WI

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

Built in 1909, is one of tow residences that Louis Sullivan built in the years between his peak as a skyscraper designer. He was the "father of skyscrapers" at the time.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/27/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesKabetogama Ranger Station District: Voyageurs National Park - Ray, MN

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

The Ash River Visitor Center on Kabetogama Lake is located in the historical Meadwood Lodge, built by Ted Mead in 1935.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 7/27/2014

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesKettle Falls Hotel, Voyageurs National Park, Island View, MN

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

Located 13 miles from the Kabetogama Visitor Center in Voyageurs National Park, this historical landmark is only accessible by boat.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Minnesota

date approved: 7/27/2014

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesFirst Unitarian Society Meetinghouse - Shorewood Hills WI

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright as the Unitarian Universalist congregation in Shorewood Hills, a suburb of Madison Wisoonsin.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/27/2014

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesJacobs, Herbert and Katherine, Second House - Madison WI

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

The Jacobs commissioned Wright on 2 houses, with this being the second after they outgrew the first one. This house was built in 1946-48.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/27/2014

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesJacobs, Herbert and Katherine, First House - Madison WI

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

The Jacobs house was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and constructed in 1937. It is considered to be the first Usonian home.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/27/2014

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesPittsfield & North Adams Passenger Station and Baggage & Express House - Adams MA

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

Built in 1889 for the Pittsfield and North Adams Railroad

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/27/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesHoosac Street School - Adams MA

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

Built in 1887 as one of the schools during a expansionary stage of Adams.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/27/2014

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesBerkshie Mill No. 1 - Adams MA

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

Built in 1889 for the Berkshire Cotton Manufacturing Company for the production of cotton products.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/27/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesSimmons Block - Adams MA

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

Built in 1885 as a residence for A.H. Simmons, and is a great example of Queen Anne Victorian architecture.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/27/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesBarrett, P. J., Block - Adams MA

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

Built in 1880 by P.J. Barrett as stores and apartments

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/27/2014

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings15th & 37th Tennessee Infantry Regiment Marker ~ Chickamauga Georgia

in NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings

The 15th & 37th Tennessee Infantry Regiment Marker is located in Poe Field on Lafayette Road. The 15th & 37th Tennessee occupied this position at 11:30 A.M. Sept. 20, 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Georgia

date approved: 7/27/2014

last visited: 3/2/2011

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsForty-Fifth Tennessee Infantry Regiment Marker ~ Chickamauga National Battlefield

in NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings

The 45th Tennessee Infantry Regiment Marker is located in Poe Field on Lafayette Road. The 45th Tennessee occupied this position at 11:30 A.M. Sept. 20, 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Georgia

date approved: 7/27/2014

last visited: 3/2/2011

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Georgia Historical MarkersA National Cemetery System - Marietta, GA

in Georgia Historical Markers

The national cemetery system and how it came about.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Georgia

date approved: 7/27/2014

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Texas Historical MarkersJosephine

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Texas Historical Marker commemorating the origins and history of Josephine, TX, located in a city park on the site of their old school at South Main and Swanson Streets.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 7/27/2014

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American Guide SeriesMonongahela, Pennsylvania

in American Guide Series

"Mon City" on the "river with the sliding banks" was an industrial complex in 1940.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 7/26/2014

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesJones Block - Adams MA

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

Built in 1880 by S. Stetson as retail space and apartments.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/26/2014

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesArmory Block - Adams MA

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

The Armory Block was built in 1895 and was the original armory for the National Guard.

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/26/2014

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesMausert Block - Adams MA

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

Built in 1850 due to the expanding industrial community to accommodate the retail business on Park St.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/26/2014

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