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Montana Historical Markers102 Park Street - Thompson Falls, MT

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This is another of the many bungalows built by contractor Charles Doenges between 1905 and 1913. Though many were similar in design, each had a distinct personality, brought about through subtle changes in the design from house to house.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 11/27/2014

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Montana Historical MarkersAinsworth House - Thompson Falls, MT

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This house was built in 1910, very shortly after the town of Thompson Falls was incorporated and trying to become an urban force. One of the more prominent urbanites in the new town was the owner of the house, the crafty lawyer, Auburn S. Ainsworth.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 11/27/2014

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Montana Historical MarkersWeber's Store - Thompson Falls, MT

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By the early 1900s Thompson Falls was developing industry, one of which was a brick plant. This was the second building erected in the town using those bricks. Architecturally plain, it is typical of small town commercial buildings of the time.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 11/27/2014

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Montana Historical MarkersWard Hotel - Thompson Falls, MT

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Completed in 1908, the Ward Hotel was built by an entrepreneur of large ambition, Edward Donlan, a transplanted Canadian of Irish lineage. Owner of large tracts of land within the district, he went on to become state Senator, and nearly governor.

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location: Montana

date approved: 11/27/2014

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Montana Historical MarkersNorby House - Thompson Falls, MT

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This is another of the series of quality bungalows built in 1912 by Charles Doenges. These houses were built at that time to meet demand created by the construction of the Thompson Falls’ hydro project, which caused a major influx to the town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 11/27/2014

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Montana Historical MarkersSanders County Jail - Thompson Falls, MT

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The hoosegow, the calaboose, the lockup, the pen, the clink, the cooler, the slammer, the joint. It's been called all those things, yet still stands as Sanders County's oldest civic building, 107 years old and now hosting the Old Jail Museum.

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location: Montana

date approved: 11/27/2014

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Montana Historical MarkersStillwater Ranger Station Historic District - Olney, MT

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Stillwater State Forest, Montana's first state forest, came into being in 1918. In 1922 construction began on Stillwater Ranger Station, one of Montana's first. It remained the state's only major ranger station until 1954.

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location: Montana

date approved: 11/27/2014

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Montana Historical MarkersSt. Richard's Church - Columbia Falls, MT

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This 1891 brick church was originally built as a Catholic church and also served as Columbia Falls' first public school. Built of locally made brick, this was one of the first churches in northwest Montana.

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location: Montana

date approved: 11/27/2014

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Montana Historical MarkersBig Arm School - Big Arm, MT

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The name of this community, and the school, has not so much to do with Herculean strength as it does with the location, on a large arm of Flathead Lake.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 11/27/2014

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Montana Historical MarkersCoram Hotel (Hotel Libby) - Libby, MT

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This hotel was a long time in the making. From ground breaking to the grand opening took no less than twelve years.

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location: Montana

date approved: 11/27/2014

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHS - Cariboo Wagon Road - Yale, British Columbia, Canada

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This plaque is mounted on a large stone near the intersection of Front Street and Albert Street in Yale, British Columbia, Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The A-Team

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 11/27/2014

last visited: never

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Remembering FEPOWBataan March Memorial - Alameda, CA

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A small memorial in a park to the Bataan Death March.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: Colorado

date approved: 11/27/2014

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - ANZAC Day Dawn Service, Albany, Western Australia

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A plaque to celebrate the first Anzac Day dawn service

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg

location: Western Australia, Australia

date approved: 11/27/2014

last visited: never

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New Zealand Historic PlacesCathedral Church of St Patrick and St Joseph - Auckland, New Zealand

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Saint Patrick's is a Roman Catholic cathedral founded in 1841. It features striking Gothic-style architecture with tremendous attention to details. Other attractions include a wooden ceiling, a tall church spire, attractive gardens and a gift shop.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: North Island, New Zealand

date approved: 11/26/2014

last visited: never

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Exact ReplicasThe Thinker - Los Altos, CA

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A replica of The Thinker is outside a library in Los Altos, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 11/26/2014

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First of its KindFIRST - Hobby-Horse Bicycle - Long Acre, London, UK

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This City of Westminster green plaque, to Dennis Johnson and his hobby-horse bicycle, is located on the south east side of Long Acre at the junction with Drury Lane. The first hobby-horse bicycle was made and sold in 1819.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/26/2014

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First of its KindFIRST - Meeting of the Football Association - Great Queen Street, London, UK

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This black plaque, attached to a building on the south east side of Great Queen Street, advises of the formation of the Football Association on 26 October 1863 and was placed on its 150th anniversary. The first set of 13 rules were created here.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/26/2014

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First of its KindFIRST - Geological Society - Great Queen Street, London, UK

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This plaque, placed to mark the bicentenary of the Geological Society of London and its inaugural meeting, is attached to a building on the south east side of Great Queen Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/26/2014

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First of its KindEARLIEST Marked Grave in Olive Branch Cemetery - Wise County, TX

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A Texas Historical Marker at historic Olive Branch Cemetery, northwest of Chico in rural Wise County, indicates that Maria B. Smith has the earliest marked grave in this cemetery, dated 1875.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 11/26/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryStephenson’s Section Plaque - Chickamauga National Battlefield, GA, USA

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The plaque to the 2nd Section of Battery I, 4th U. S. Artillery, commanded by 2d Lieut. John M. Stephenson, is located on Reed's bridge Road. The plaque describes the action on Sept. 19, 1863., from 12 to 1 P.M.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North

location: Georgia

date approved: 11/26/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryPowder House - North Attleborough, Massachusetts

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a stone plaque on the ground refering to the old powder house located near Mount Hope Street in the town of North Attleborough, Massachusetts, USA

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member oiseau_ca

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 11/26/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryDibrell's Brigade Tablet - Chickamauga National Battlefield

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Monument to Dibrell's Brigade is located on Reed's Bridge Road in the Chickamauga National Battlefield.

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location: Georgia

date approved: 11/26/2014

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Signs of HistoryEctor's Brigade Tablet - Chickamauga National Battlefield

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Monument to Ector's Brigade is located on Reed's Bridge Road in the Chickamauga National Battlefield.

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location: Georgia

date approved: 11/26/2014

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryJefferson Bridge - Milford, Connecticut

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a bronze plaque located on a stone arch bridge on River Street in the town of Milford, Connecticut, USA

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member oiseau_ca

location: Connecticut

date approved: 11/26/2014

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsBartlett Agricultural and Vocational School - Dalton, MO

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Only building left that can be recognized as a building in the entire district.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 11/26/2014

last visited: never

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