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Lincoln HighwayAmerica's First Iron Steamboat - Wrightsville, PA

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A Pennsylvania State Historical Marker along the Lincoln Highway in Wrightsville, Pennsylvania.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 2/8/2023

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryCarillon Bridge - Ticonderoga, NY

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The Carillon Bridge Historic Marker is located in Carillon Park west of the bridge on SR 74 over the La Chute River on Montcalm Street in the Village of Ticonderoga, NY.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: New York

date approved: 2/8/2023

last visited: never

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La Famille BonaparteBust of Napoleon II - Ajaccio, Corse, France

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Le buste en bronze du roi de Rome, fils de Napoléon Bonaparte se dresse sur un piédestal en granit rose au centre de la Place Letizia, face à la maison Bonaparte à Ajaccio.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben

location: Corse, France

date approved: 2/8/2023

last visited: never

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Historic FortsChâteau de Pierre II - Guingamp - France

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Au XIIe siècle, vers 1123, la motte est rasée et une enceinte de forme polygonale est édifiée. Elle est remplacée vers 1440 par une forteresse d’artillerie construit par Pierre II, futur Duc de Bretagne.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Bretagne, France

date approved: 2/8/2023

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings528 North Benton Street - Commons Neighborhood Historic District - St. Charles, MO

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This building is number 98 in the Commons Neighborhood District.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/8/2023

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersThey Call it Elk River: Native American Hunting Grounds -- Livingston MT USA

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Second of two historical markers at this location, this marker is made of three individual panels at the I-90 rest stop in Livingston MT. This is the waymark for the third panel

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Montana

date approved: 2/8/2023

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersParadise or Peril? Free-Flowing River Shapes History -- Livingston MT USA

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Second of two historical markers at this location, this marker is made of three individual panels at the I-90 rest stop in Livingston MT. This is the waymark for the second panel

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Montana

date approved: 2/8/2023

last visited: never

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Montana Historical MarkersYellowstone River: Haven for Great Herds of Wildlife -- Livingston MT USA

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Second of two large multi-panel historical markers at this location, this marker is made of three individual historical marker panels at the I-90 rest stop in Livingston MT. This is the waymark for the first panel

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Montana

date approved: 2/8/2023

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings415 North Fifth Street - Midtown Neighborhood Historic District - St. Charles, MO

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This is building number 71 on the NRHP Listing.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/8/2023

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings131 North Fifth Street - Midtown Neighborhood Historic District - St. Charles, MO

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This is building number 53 on the NRHP Listing.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/8/2023

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsBank of Commerce - Pawhuska Downtown Historic District - Pawhuska, OK

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A former bank in Pawhuska.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 2/8/2023

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesGeneral Steven Rowe Bradley House - Walpole NH

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From 1817 to 1830 it was the home of Stephen Rowe Bradley, a Vermont lawyer, judge, and politician, who played a significant role in Vermont's entry into the United States as the fourteenth state.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member nomadwillie

location: New Hampshire

date approved: 2/8/2023

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesPrice Tower - Bartlesville, OK

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Price Tower is featured in Oklahoma: A Guide to the Sooner State."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 2/8/2023

last visited: never

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Deutsche Denkmallisten - German Monument RegistersSchlosskirche - Saarbrücken, Deutschland

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Schlosskirche Am Schlossberg 6 in Saarbrücken, Deutschland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dreamhummie

location: Saarland, Germany

date approved: 2/8/2023

last visited: never

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Guest Books Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Information Center - Livingston, Montana

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The Livingston Area Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Information Center is located at 303 E. Park Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Montana

date approved: 2/7/2023

last visited: never

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Rijksmonumenten - Dutch National MonumentsRM: 512033 - Poortgebouw - Oldenzaal

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Bijzonder Poortgebouw van de oude begraafplaats in Oldenzaal

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PetjeOp

location: Overijssel, Netherlands

date approved: 2/7/2023

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Black High School-Bridgeforth High School - Pulaski TN

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Though black public education existed in Giles County by 1869, Bridgeforth was the first black high school. Named for black educator J. T. Bridgeforth, the school operated from 1937 until 1958.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 2/7/2023

last visited: 2/7/2023

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First of its KindFIRST - Black Architectural Firm in the United States-McKissack and McKissack - Pulaski TN

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Gabriel Moses McKissack (1840-1923) laid the foundation in Giles County for a family building tradition that included the first black architectural firm in the United States, Nashville's McKissack and McKissack.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 2/7/2023

last visited: 2/7/2023

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Oklahoma Historical MarkersLynching in America / The 1921 Tulsa Massacre - Tulsa, OK

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A marker in downtown Tulsa, OK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 2/7/2023

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryIgrexa de Santo Domingo - Ourense, Galicia, España

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Churcch of XVI convent.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna

location: Galicia, Spain

date approved: 2/6/2023

last visited: never

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Histoire du Quebec (Quebec Historical Markers)Plaque Simon-Napoléon Parent - Québec, Québec

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Cette plaque de Simon Napoléon Parent est située près de la porte d'entrée en arche de l'hôtel de ville de Québec qui fait face à la rue Sainte-Anne.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: Québec, Canada

date approved: 2/6/2023

last visited: never

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BattlefieldsBattle of Johnsonville - New Johnsonville TN

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Col. Charles R. Thompson commanded the 2,000-man garrison at Johnsonville. The 12th, 13th, and 100th United States Colored Troops (USCT) regiments provided infantry support for the heavily fortified post. The battle was on November 4, 1864.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Tennessee

date approved: 2/6/2023

last visited: 2/6/2023

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsAssumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church - Springfield Street Historic District - Chicopee, MA

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The Classical Revival style Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church is located at 94 Springfield Street in Chicopee, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 2/6/2023

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesCongregational Church - Fitzwilliam, NH

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The Third Fitzwilliam Meetinghouse is a historic meeting house on the village green. A four-stage tower rises above the front facade, with a clock (given in 1861) in the first stage, and a Paul Revere bell hangs in the second stage belfry.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member nomadwillie

location: New Hampshire

date approved: 2/6/2023

last visited: never

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First of its KindFIRST - Mural painted on the road in the country - Poznan, Poland

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Drogal Measure of Poznan is the first mural painted on a road in Poland

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sernikk

location: Wielkopolskie, Poland

date approved: 2/6/2023

last visited: never

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