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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsTate - Senftenberg - Brandon House - Colorado County Courthouse Historic District - Columbus, TX

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Lovely two story home is now a museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 5/10/2018

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsTownsend - Koliba House - Colorado County Courthouse Historic District - Columbus, TX

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Owned until 1845 by Stephen Townsend, member of prominent family and veteran of Battle of San Jacinto. In 1837, as first county sheriff, he took part in court held under famous oak.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 5/10/2018

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersSt Joseph's Catholic Church

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Founded in 1866, St. Joseph's Catholic Church was the first Catholic Church in Walker County, Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 5/10/2018

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsEhrenwerth - Ramsey - Untermeyer Building - Colorado County Courthouse Historic District - Columbus, TX

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Lovely two story building across from the Colorado County Courthouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 5/10/2018

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsConfederate Memorial Museum - Colorado County Courthouse Historic District - Columbus, TX

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The old Columbus Water Tower was purchased by the United Daughters of the Confederacy and turned into a Confederate history museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 5/10/2018

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsStafford - Miller House - Colorado County Courthouse Historic District - Columbus, TX

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Victorian House next door to the Old Stafford Opera House.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 5/10/2018

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsMasonic Lodge- Eagle Lake Commercial Historic District - Eagle Lake, TX

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The two-story 1911 Masonic Lodge designed by Sanguinet, Stoats, & Bames of Houston signals a transition on McCarty Avenue from Italian Renaissance to the Beaux Arts style.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 5/10/2018

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsLedbetter Building - Fayette County Courthouse Square Historic District - La Grange, TX

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Erected 1884-85 this is a two-part commercial block building with cast-iron architectural features in the cornices and columns.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 5/10/2018

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsUnited States Post Office - Fayette County Courthouse Square Historic District - La Grange, TX

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This New Deal Post Office was completed in February of 1937. It is still in use today. Inside there is a WPA mural entitled "Horses".

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 5/10/2018

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsMissouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad Depot - Fayette County Courthouse Square Historic District - La Grange, TX

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The original passenger depot constructed in 1887, was destroyed by a fire in 1897. This rail passenger depot was constructed on the same site.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 5/10/2018

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsMasonic Building - Fayette County Courthouse Square Historic District - La Grange, TX

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The Old Masonic Lodge was built in 1860, it is now lawyer's offices.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 5/10/2018

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsHermes Bulding - Fayette County Courthouse Square Historic District - La Grange, TX

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Completed in 1907, this building is constructed of red and cream colored cast stone imitating the appearance of rusticated limestone. A series of attenuated arches define the ground floor shop windows and entries to the second floor offices.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Texas

date approved: 5/10/2018

last visited: never

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Australian Historical MarkersLayers of History - Local Landscape, Milsons Point, NSW

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This printed metal History Sign beside the long abutment for the Sydney Harbour Bridge describes the history of the local area of Bradfield Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Grahame Cookie

location: New South Wales, Australia

date approved: 5/10/2018

last visited: never

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Georgia Historical MarkersVanSant Donation of Land - Douglasville, GA

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Newer plaque on the county's founding

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Georgia

date approved: 5/10/2018

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings323 Fifth Street - Tibbe Historic District - Washington, MO

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This building designated category "D" and commercial

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 5/10/2018

last visited: never

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Deutsche Denkmallisten - German Monument RegistersBarbarossa - Sinzig - RLP - Germany

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Statue Friedrich I (Barbarossa)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CADS11

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 5/10/2018

last visited: 7/29/2017

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First of its KindFIRST - Railway to reach Ottawa - PREMIÈRE - Ligne de chemin de fer à atteindre Ottawa - Ottawa, Ontario

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The Bytown and Prescott Railway is the first railway line to reach Ottawa - La ligne ferroviaire Bytown et Prescott est la première ligne ferroviaire à atteindre Ottawa.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 5/10/2018

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First of its KindEARLIEST Known Burial in Long Creek Cemetery - Hood County, TX

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A 2009 Texas Historical Marker at Long Creek Cemetery, in rural Hood County, TX, notes that the earliest known burials here are of two Haley children, in 1864 and 1865.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 5/10/2018

last visited: never

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Deutsche Denkmallisten - German Monument RegistersKriegsopfer der Stadt Sinzig - Sinzig - RLP - Germany

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Das Denkmal für die Kriegsopfer der Stadt Sinzig

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CADS11

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 5/10/2018

last visited: 11/2/2012

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Community CommemorationDouglas County - 100th Anniversary - Douglasville, GA

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Time capsule was also 100th anniversary marker

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Georgia

date approved: 5/10/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Log flume ride created for a Disney theme park

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A sign at Splash Mountain.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 5/10/2018

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Recognized Girl Scout in Texas - Denton, TX

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First Girl Scout in Texas. #4149

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location: Texas

date approved: 5/10/2018

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First of its KindFIRST - Girl Scout Troop in Texas - Denton, TX

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First Girl Scout Troop in TX. #4148

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location: Texas

date approved: 5/10/2018

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Australian Historical MarkersLayers of History - Building Footprints - Milsons Point, NSW

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This sign tells about the buildings and businesses of the Bradfield Park area as the Sydney Harbour Bridge was being planned.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Grahame Cookie

location: New South Wales, Australia

date approved: 5/10/2018

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersLong Creek Cemetery

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Texas Historical Marker at the Long Creek Cemetery, a cemetery that is the last vestige of two area communities, noting its origins going into the 1860s. It is still active, located on FM 167, east of where Center Mill was.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 5/10/2018

last visited: never

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