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A "blue plaque" is a sign attached to a house where (maybe) someone famous once lived, or placed where a notable event took place, or attached to a building that is remarkable in another way.

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Blue PlaquesSt.James the Great Episcopal Church - Cupar, Fife.

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Blue plaque on the door of St.James the Great Episcopal Church in the centre of the town of Cupar in the Kingdom of Fife in Scotland.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member creg-ny-baa

location: Northern Scotland, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/7/2019

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesSaint-John Perse - Pointe-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe

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[EN] Alexis Leger, known as St. John Perse is a French poet, writer and diplomat, winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature. [FR] Alexis Leger, dit Saint-John Perse est un poète, écrivain et diplomate français, lauréat du prix Nobel de littérature.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Guadeloupe

date approved: 11/26/2019

last visited: 11/11/2019

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Blue PlaquesWilliam H. Howell, Ph.D. 1860-1945-Baltimore, MD

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William H. Howell, Ph.D. 1860-1945-Discoverer of the anticoagulant heparin.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/24/2019

last visited: 8/24/2021

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Blue PlaquesDaniel Coit Gilman

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Daniel Coit Gilman 1831-1908 First President of Johns Hopkins University. First director of John Hopkins Hospital. A pathfinder in American graduate and professional education.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/23/2019

last visited: 8/24/2021

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Blue PlaquesJesse Lazear, M.D.-Baltimore, MD

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Jesse Lazear, M.D. 1866-1900-Johns Hopkins researcher in Cuba. To find the cause of yellow fever he courageously exposed himself to virus-infected mosquitoes and died of the disease, thereby proving the route of transmission.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/23/2019

last visited: 8/24/2021

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Blue PlaquesArchibald Coleman Rogers, FAIA-Baltimore, MD

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Archibald Coleman Rogers, FAIA 1917-2001 Founding Partner of the global architectural firm RTKL. President of the American Institute of Architects.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/23/2019

last visited: 8/24/2021

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Blue PlaquesWilliam Stewart Halsted, M.D.-Baltimore, MD

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William Stewart Halsted, M.D. 1852-1922 One of America's most influential surgeons. Surgical innovator and teacher. First Johns Hopkins Professor of Surgery. First head of surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/23/2019

last visited: 8/24/2021

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Blue PlaquesThe Cone Sisters-Baltimore, MD

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The Cone Sisters- Claribel Cone, M.D. (1864-1929) Etta Cone (1870-1949) Early collectors of Matisse, Picasso, and other modern artists. Their preeminent collection, housed in two apartments here, now fills the Baltimore Museum of Art's Cone Wing.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/23/2019

last visited: 8/24/2021

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Blue PlaquesHans Froehlicher, Jr.-Baltimore, MD

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Hans Froehlicher, Jr. 1891-1976 Civic educator and activist. Headmaster of Park School. Co-founder and President of the Citizens Planning and Housing Association. With his wife Frances, founded the Better Air Coalition.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/23/2019

last visited: 8/24/2021

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Blue PlaquesFrances Morton Froehlicher-Baltimore, MD

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Frances Morton Froehlicher 1912-1995-Housing and city planning advocate. Published a scininal study of Baltimore neighborhoods. Co-founder and Executive Director of the Citizens Planning and Housing Association. Co-founder of the Better Air Coalition.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/23/2019

last visited: 8/24/2021

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Blue PlaquesLaurance Page Roberts-Baltimore

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Laurance Page Roberts 1907-2002 Director of the Brooklyn Museum, the American Academy in Rome, and the New York State Council on the Arts, Scholar of Japanese art. Isabel Spaulding Roberts 1911-2003 First woman Director of the Brooklyn Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/22/2019

last visited: 8/24/2021

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Blue PlaquesGerald W. Johnson-Baltimore, MD

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Gerald W. Johnson 1890-1980- Journalist, historian and biography. His political commentary, in print and on television, led Adlai Stevenson to call him "the critic and conscience of the nation."

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/22/2019

last visited: 8/24/2021

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Blue PlaquesThomas J. O’Neill-Baltimore, MD

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Thomas J. O’Neill 1849-1919-Founder of O’Neill & Company Department Store. He left the business to his employees. He bequeathed the funds that built Good Samaritan Hospital and the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/22/2019

last visited: 8/24/2021

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Blue PlaquesJacob Epstein 1864-1945-Baltimore, MD

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Jacob Epstein 1864-1945-Innovative wholesale merchant to the South and collector of Old Master paintings.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/19/2019

last visited: 8/24/2021

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Blue PlaquesJacob J. Abel, M.D. 1857-1938-Baltimore, MD

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Jacob J. Abel, M.D. 1857-1938-Pioneer researcher on adrenalin, insulin, and the artificial kidney.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/19/2019

last visited: 8/24/2021

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Blue PlaquesFranklin P. Mall, M.D. 1862-1919-Baltimore, MD

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Franklin P. Mall, M.D. 1862-1919-First Johns Hopkins Professor of Anatomy.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/19/2019

last visited: 8/24/2021

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Blue PlaquesGarry Moore-Baltimore, MD

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Garry Moore 1915-1993-Born Thomas Garrison Morfit, he was an early host and star of 1950s and 1960s television variety shows, including I've Got a Secret and The Garry Moore Show.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/19/2019

last visited: 8/24/2021

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Blue PlaquesFlorence Rena Sabin, M.D. 1871-1953-Baltimore, MD

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Florence Rena Sabin, M.D. 1871-1953-First woman full professor at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/19/2019

last visited: 8/24/2021

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Blue PlaquesTown Hall - Dewsbury, UK

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This blue plaque commemorates Dewsbury Town Hall, built in 1889.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/14/2019

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesLongcauseway United Reformed Church - Dewsbury

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This blue plaque commemorates a United Reformed Church built in 1884.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/12/2019

last visited: never

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Blue Plaques9 Wellington Road - Dewsbury, UK

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This plaque commemorates this and other buildings along Wellington Road that were built to facilitate Dewsbury's historical woolen mill trade.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/12/2019

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesCloth Hall Mills - Dewsbury, UK

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This blue plaque commemorates Cloth Hall Mills, a woollen mill opened by two brothers in 1874.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/11/2019

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesReporter Building - Dewsbury, UK

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This blue plaque commemorates the a building in the centre of Dewsbury that for over one hundred years has been the home of the Dewsbury Reporter Newspaper.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/10/2019

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesT E Lawrence (Lawrence of Arabia) - Steep Hill, Lincoln, UK

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This City of Lincoln green plaque is attached to a building on the west side of Steep Hill. The plaque indicates that T E Lawrence (Lawrence of Arabia) lodged on this site in 1925 whilst at RAF Cranwell.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/10/2019

last visited: never

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Blue PlaquesHugh Lennox Bond-Baltimore, MD

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Hugh Lennox Bond 1828-1893-Stalwart supporter of President Lincoln and of Emancipation. Chief Judge in the U.S. Fourth Circuit Court, where he was nicknamed "The Curse of the K.K.K" for his harsh sentences.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 11/9/2019

last visited: 8/24/2021

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