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The mission of this category is to document specific cities, towns, airports, bridges, dams and buildings that are named after a person. Please submit only man-made structures named after a person.
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People-Named PlacesHarrisburg, Illinois

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Harrisburg, Illinois was named for an early settler,

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/4/2009

last visited: 7/25/2006

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WW73.4 km

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People-Named PlacesRandolph County, Illinois

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Randolph County is named for Edmond Randolph, the seventh Governor of Virginia. The Randolph County Courthouse is a two-story modernist structure with large areas of exterior concrete and is located at 1 Taylor Street in Chester, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/13/2018

last visited: never

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People-Named PlacesPaducah, Kentucky

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Paducah, Kentucky is named in honor of Chief Paduke, a Native American living in the area.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Kentucky

date approved: 5/25/2009

last visited: 10/15/2010

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People-Named PlacesBallard County, Kentucky

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A county named for Captain Bland Ballard (1759 ~ 1853), pioneer, soldier and statesman.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Kentucky

date approved: 12/2/2013

last visited: never

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People-Named PlacesGen. Daniel Morgan - Morganfield, Kentucky

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City named for Gen. Daniel Morgan.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kodiak_62

location: Kentucky

date approved: 10/29/2008

last visited: 10/29/2008

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People-Named PlacesPosey County, IN

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A lot of history in this county, including two Utopian Community attempts

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Indiana

date approved: 12/18/2014

last visited: 2/25/2017

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NWNW111.8 km

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People-Named PlacesCorporal Frank S. Scott - Scott Air Force Base - Illinois

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Named after the first enlisted person killed in an aviation crash.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Wampa-One

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/6/2008

last visited: 5/4/2013

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People-Named PlacesMadison County, Missouri

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Madison County is named for James Madison, 4th US President of the United States. The waymark is centered on the Madison County Courthouse, a two-story, red brick Romanesque building located at #1 Courthouse Square in Fredericktown, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: Missouri

date approved: 5/20/2018

last visited: never

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People-Named PlacesDavid L. Rice Library - Evansville, IN

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Library named for the former president of the University of Southern Indiana

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member thegorilla23

location: Indiana

date approved: 4/14/2012

last visited: 8/15/2015

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People-Named PlacesGraves County, Kentucky

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This two-story brick building constructed in 1866 is located at 101 E South Street in Mayfield, Kentucky. This is the center of this waymark.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: Kentucky

date approved: 5/6/2018

last visited: never

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EE124.7 km

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People-Named PlacesKley Memorial Zoo Building - Evansville, IN

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One of the indoor exhibit buildings at Mesker Park Zoo named for a former donor to the zoo

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member thegorilla23

location: Indiana

date approved: 5/30/2014

last visited: 10/12/2015

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NENE132.9 km

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People-Named PlacesLyles Station, IN

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“The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide that you are not going to stay where you are.” - attributed to Joshua Lyles

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Indiana

date approved: 12/19/2014

last visited: never

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NWNW138.6 km

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People-Named PlacesSaint Louis, Missouri

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Named after Louis IX, King of France

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Wampa-One

location: Missouri

date approved: 9/9/2008

last visited: 7/26/2007

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NWNW141 km

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People-Named PlacesChaifetz Arena - Saint Louis University - St. Louis, Missouri

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This new arena, with ground breaking in August of 2006, is named after Dr. Richard A. Chaifetz.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes

location: Missouri

date approved: 7/27/2010

last visited: 8/8/2011

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NWNW149.5 km

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People-Named PlacesClayton, Missouri

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City of Clayton, a suburb of St. Louis, and the county seat for St. Louis County.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 6/17/2009

last visited: 3/5/2012

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NWNW149.8 km

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People-Named PlacesJames P. Kirkwood - Kirkwood, MO

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Named after James Pugh Kirkwood, the engineer in charge of locating, surveying and building the railroad around which this first planned suburb west of the Mississippi River was built.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Wampa-One

location: Missouri

date approved: 10/2/2008

last visited: never

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NWNW158 km

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People-Named PlacesMajor Albert Bond Lambert - Lambert-St. Louis International Airport

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"Whose vision enabled a 160-acre cornfield to evolve into an international facility."

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Wampa-One

location: Missouri

date approved: 12/17/2008

last visited: 6/16/2014

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