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Massachusetts has a long, storied history, from the heyday of the Native American tribes up until today. Historical markers abound in this state, documenting the tales that have taken place in this land.
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Massachusetts Historical MarkersThree Centuries of Use - Historic Marker - Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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This Historic Marker titled - Three Centuries of Use & Transformation - is located in Winthrop Park near the Civil War Memorial in turn overlooked by the Bunker Hill Monument, Charlestown, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/4/2018

last visited: 5/1/2018

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersBreed's Hill - Historic Marker - Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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Breed's Hill - AKA - The site of the Battle of Bunker Hill. This marker is near the entrance to the Bunker Hill Monument in Boston National Historical Park, Charlestown, Boston, USA.

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/4/2018

last visited: 5/1/2018

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersDry Dock 1 - Historic Marker - Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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Dry Dock 1 - Historic Marker - stands directly center of the dockside entrance to Dry Dock number 1. Located in the Charlestown naval Dockyard, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 4/26/2018

last visited: 4/1/2018

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersMassachusetts Gate - Historic Marker - Boston, Massachusetts,

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Massachusetts Gate Marker - Is located at the southern entrance steps to the Bunker Hill Monument of Boston National Historical Park. Standing at the end of the Freedom Trail, Breed's Hill, Charlestown, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 4/26/2018

last visited: 4/1/2018

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersThe Freedom Trail - Historic Marker - Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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This Freedom Trail Marker is at the "end" of the Freedom Trail, at Breed's Hill the site of of te Battle of Bunker Hill, & Monument. Located in Charleston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 4/26/2018

last visited: 4/1/2018

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersYou Are Now My Enemy - Historic Marker - Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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Historical Marker title - You are now my enemy and I am yours... Benjamin Franklin. Marker located on Breed's Hill, near the Battle of Bunker Hill monument, alongside the Freedom Trail, Charlestown, Boston, USA.

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 4/26/2018

last visited: 4/1/2018

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersThe Decisive Day Has Come - Historic Marker - Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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The Decisive Day has come on which the fate of America depends... Abigail Adams - Historic Marker - Located on Breeds Hill, near the Battle of Bunker Hill monument, Charlestown, Boston, USA.

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 4/26/2018

last visited: 4/1/2018

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersThis Column Stands on Union - Historic Marker - Bunker Hill, Boston, USA.

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This Column Stands on Union - Historic Marker - In the years following the battle, this hill became sacred ground. The Hill is now topped by a 221 feet tall Monument, as described on this marker, found on Breed's Hill, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 4/26/2018

last visited: 4/1/2018

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersA Landscape of War & Commemoration - Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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This Historic Marker titled - A Landscape of War & Commemoration - is located near the splendid Civil War Memorial standing proudly in Winthrop Park, Charlestown, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 4/26/2018

last visited: 4/1/2018

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersShoreline Granite Markers - Neponset River Reservation - Boston, MA

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A little in from the present shoreline is a line of granite slabs laid in the dirt marking the previous shoreline to the river.

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 3/31/2018

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersBaker Chocolate Factory - Milton, MA

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The Baker Chocolate Factory was the oldest chocolate mill in America and one of the most successful enterprises.

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 3/6/2018

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical Markers1836 - 1870 Granite Railway Corporation - Boston, MA

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The Granite Railway Corporation was the first incorporated railway in the United States transporting granite from the Quincy Quarries to Guller's Creek Wharf.

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 3/6/2018

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersAn Airfield for Canton - Canton, MA

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This series of signs at an entrance to a part of the Blue Hills Reservation was once an airport.

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 1/15/2018

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersBoston Harbor - Moakley Courthouse - Boston, MA

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This marker embedded in the brick touts the history and ecology of the Boston Harbor Islands.

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/24/2017

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersMaking Ground for Commonwealth Pier - Boston, MA

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The two signs feature maps of Boston over the years to illustrate how the area has changed over that time.

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/24/2017

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersMemorial to Gore Hall, Harvard University - Cambridge, MA

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This plaque on the Widener library is in memorial to Gore Hall, which was on this site before the library was built.

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/24/2017

last visited: 7/12/2018

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersTrap Plain Common - Greenfield, MA

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The Greenfield Kiwanis Club has erected a historical marker with the history of the Trap Plain Common between Bernardston Road, Silver Street, and Long Farm Terrace in Greenfield, MA

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 9/6/2017

last visited: 3/4/2018

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersGeorge Washington Passed Through Here - Agawam, MA

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An historical marker commemorating the journey of George Washington from Philadelphia to Cambridge to take charge of the Continental Army is located near the entrance to the Massachusetts Veterans Cemetery at 1390 Main Street in Agawam, MA.

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/27/2017

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersLeavitt Hovey House 1797 - Greenfield, MA

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The Greenfield Kiwanis Club has erected a historical marker with the history of the Leavitt-Hovey House in front of the building which is now used as the town library at 402 Main Street Greenfield, MA.

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/27/2017

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersOrange Town Pound - Orange, MA

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An historical marker describing the Orange Town Pound is located on Wheeler Avenue north of the intersection of E Road, on the right side of the road when traveling north.

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 8/22/2017

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersBattle for Equality - Boston, MA

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African Americans trained here faced other challenges such as being paid at a lower rate compared to white soldiers.

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/9/2017

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersAfrican American Women during the Civil War - Boston, MA

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To support the troops women worked tirelessly to support them in many capacities including duties as nurses, cooks and laundresses.

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/9/2017

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersA Soldier's Day - Rigors of Military Life - Boston, MA

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This sign describes the life of the soldiers of the 54th and 55th Infantries and the 5th Cavalry.

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/9/2017

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersThe Battle in Florida: Olustee - Major Battle Far From Home - Boston, MA

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The Massachusetts 54th and 55th served honorably in the Battle of Olustee on February 20, 1864.

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/9/2017

last visited: never

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Massachusetts Historical MarkersCivil War Battles in South Carolina - Boston, MA

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Fort Wagner was only one of the battles that the 54th Infantry fought in South Carolina.

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location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/9/2017

last visited: never

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