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Histoires de France (French historical markers)La Caserne Griesberg - Thionville, France

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[FR] Durant l'annexion, deux quartiers militaires sont construits dans la ville encore ceinte de remparts, dont la caserne Griesberg. [EN] During the annexation, two military quarters were built in the city still surrounded by ramparts, including the Griesberg barracks.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Grand-Est, France

date approved: 1/26/2021

last visited: 8/27/2020

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Signs of HistoryTivoli - Baltimore MD

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Enoch Pratt purchased Tivoli in 1870 as a summer residence. He was in good company, among fellow New Englanders who suffered unpopularity during the difficult years of Reconstruction.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/26/2021

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesDover Church - Dover MA

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Built in 1839 to replace two previous churches that burned down. The site on where the churches were built, including the present one, is called Meeting House Hill.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 1/26/2021

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesTown House - Dover, MA

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Dover Town Hall is pretty big compared to other town halls in the area. Dover is known for its wealth and horse farms.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 1/26/2021

last visited: never

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Ghost TownsBeula, Pennsylvania

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Beula, Pennsylvania, founded in 1797 by the Reverend Morgan J Rhys, is a ghost town in this area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member r.e.s.t.seekers

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 1/26/2021

last visited: 1/22/2021

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesBaltimore City College - Baltimore MD

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Baltimore City College, known colloquially as City, City College, and B.C.C. The main campus building is constructed of granite and limestone in a Collegiate Gothic architectural style and features a 200-foot-tall Gothic tower.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/26/2021

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesAmerican Brewery - Baltimore MD

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Built in 1887 by John Frederick Wiessner, a German immigrant, for his Weissner Brewing Company, the Northeast Baltimore brewery was one of the largest breweries in the state of Maryland. Prohibition forced the shutdown of the facility in 1920.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/26/2021

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesGompers School - Baltimore MD

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Gompers School, also known as Eastern High School and Samuel Gompers General Vocational School, is a historic high school. It was designed and built during a period from 1904 to 1906 as a public high school. It closed in 1981.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/26/2021

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesMedfield State Hospital - Medfield MA

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Medfield State Hospital, originally the Medfield Insane Asylum, is a historic former psychiatric hospital was established in 1892 as the state's first facility for dealing with chronic mental patients.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 1/26/2021

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesFriends Burial Ground - Baltimore MD

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

Friends Burial Ground is a historic Quaker cemetery in Baltimore, Maryland. It is the earliest cemetery in Baltimore, established in 1713, and 2.8 acres (11,000 m2) in size. It contains a total of approximately 1,900 simple grave markers.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/26/2021

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesClifton School - Baltimore MD

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Clifton School is a historic elementary school located at Baltimore, Maryland, United States. It is a late 19th-century school with an early 20th-century addition. Clifton School was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/26/2021

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesHomewood - Baltimore MD

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

Homewood, home of Charles Carrol! (1775-1825), was built on the "Merryman's Lott" tract, purchased May 1, 1794, by his father Charles Carroll of Carrollton (1737-1832), Signer of the Declaration of Independence, between 1801 and 1803.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/26/2021

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesSydenham Hospital for Communicable Diseases - Baltimore MD

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

The hospital was constructed in 1922-1924 and treated patients with chronic diseases. The hospital closed in 1949 and taken over by Montebello Hospital which closed in 1996. The main building was torn down in 2013 and there are remaining buildings.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/26/2021

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesWhite Plains - Algood, TN

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A historic plantation home in Algood, TN that is on the NRHP.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ggmorton

location: Tennessee

date approved: 1/26/2021

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesNormandy Dam Project - Normandy, TN

in U.S. National Register of Historic Places

The Normandy Dam Project was added to the NRHP in 2017. The dam was completed in 1976 for flood control.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ggmorton

location: Tennessee

date approved: 1/26/2021

last visited: never

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Rijksmonumenten - Dutch National MonumentsRM: 38744 - Toren Stefanuskerk - Westerbork

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Toren van de Stefanuskerk gelegen aan de Hoofdstraat 12 in Westerbork.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member dreamhummie

location: Drenthe, Netherlands

date approved: 1/26/2021

last visited: never

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Rijksmonumenten - Dutch National MonumentsRM: 38743 - Stefanuskerk - Westerbork

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Stefanuskerk gelegen aan de Hoofdstraat 12 in Westerbork.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member dreamhummie

location: Drenthe, Netherlands

date approved: 1/26/2021

last visited: never

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Kansas Historical MarkersBronze Field Guns - Wellington, KS

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These two historic canon are on display in downtown Wellington. A very descriptive marker stands near them.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Kansas

date approved: 1/26/2021

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsWellington Post Office building - Downtown Wellington Historic District - Wellington, KS

in NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings

This building, formerly occupied as a post office is Item No. 35 on the District nomination.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Kansas

date approved: 1/25/2021

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsWellington Gas Company - Downtown Wellington Historic District - Wellington, KS

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This attractive building is Item No. 34 on the Historic District nomination.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Kansas

date approved: 1/25/2021

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsGrocery/Drugs/Dry Goods/Millinery Building - Downtown Wellington Historic District - Wellington, KS

in NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings

This historic building is Item No. 43 on the Historic District.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Kansas

date approved: 1/25/2021

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsWalton Building - Downtown Wellington Historic District - Wellington, KS

in NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings

This building at 217 N. Washington is Contributing property No. 12 on the Downtown wellington Historic District.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Kansas

date approved: 1/25/2021

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsFetters Building - Downtown Wellington Historic District - Wellington, KS

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This building at 215 N. Washington Avenue is Property 13 on the Downtown Wellington Historic District.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Kansas

date approved: 1/25/2021

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsIOOF Lodge - Downtown Wellington Historic District - Wellington, KS

in NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings

The IOOF building is Item 10 on the District nomination.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter

location: Kansas

date approved: 1/25/2021

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings3420 Harford Road-Mayfield Historic District - Baltimore MD

in NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings

3420 Harford Road was built in 1890 and it is a two story brick gable-end Victorian house. It is included in the Mayfield Historic District.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/25/2021

last visited: never

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