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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsCathedral of the Blessed Sacrament - Downtown Altoona Historic District, Altoona, Pennsylvania

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Downtown Altoona Historic District was added to the register in 1992 and then expanded in 2004. With the boundary increase the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament (1926) was included.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ted28285

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/13/2021

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesKernan, James Lawrence, Hospital - Baltimore MD

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The Kernan Hospital complex offers a fine example of the adaptive use of a large 19th-century estate. The hospital is now operated by the University of Maryland Rehabilitation and Orthopedic Institute.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/13/2021

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesLoudon Park National Cemetery - Baltimore MD

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The Loudon Park National Cemetery is located at 3445 Frederick Avenue in the western part of the city of Baltimore. There are four Medal of Honor recipients buried in the cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/13/2021

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesLombard Street Bridge - Baltimore MD

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The Lombard Street Bridge is an 88 foot cast-iron span designed in 1877 by the engineer Wendel Bollman (1814-1884). The bridge consists of three lines of trusses. It is now over Gwynns Falls between Dickey Mill and Wetheredsville Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/13/2021

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesHoward Park P.S. 218 - Baltimore MD

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Howard Park P.S. (Public School) 218 is an early twentieth century brick school building located in the intact historic west Baltimore neighborhood of Howard Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/13/2021

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesEverett Fire Station 2 - Everett, WA

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The station was built in 1925 and in 1989 the Everett Historical Commission applied for recognition on the National Register of Historic Places. That was granted in 1990.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lahontan

location: Washington

date approved: 4/13/2021

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesAllegheny Furnace - Altoona, Pennsylvania

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Built in 1811, Allegheny Furnace was only the second iron furnace to be built in Blair County and played a key role in the area's industrial heritage until 1886.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ted28285

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/13/2021

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesBaker Mansion - Altoona, Pennsylvania

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The Baker Mansion is a historic home located at Altoona in Blair County, Pennsylvania, United States. It was built between 1844 and 1848.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ted28285

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 4/13/2021

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesBenson Building - Baltimore MD

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The Benson Building is an excellent example of early 20th century commercial architecture in Baltimore and is important as a design of a well-known local architectural firm.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/13/2021

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesBaltimore Grand - Baltimore MD

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The Eutaw Street façade of the Baltimore Grand is composed of three parts: the former Western National Bank (1881) at the south, a recent (1989) connecting element constructed in a former alley, and the former Eutaw Savings Bank (1887) at the north.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/13/2021

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesWestminster Presbyterian Church and Cemetery - Baltimore MD

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The Westminster Presbyterian Church was built in 1852 directly over the old Western Burying Grounds of the First Presbyterian Church. The most widely known person buried in the cemetery is the internationally famous literary figure, Edgar Allan Poe.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/13/2021

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Missouri Historical MarkersM-60 Tank - Rosebud, MO

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Display and history of the tank's use in the Marine Corps

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/13/2021

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersAmerican Well & Prospecting Co.

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Texas Historical Marker outside the fence at 211 N 7th St in Corsicana, providing some history of the American Well & Prospecting Company, who discovered the Corsicana oil field in 1894, operating here until 1959.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 4/13/2021

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersRoger Q. Mills Home

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Texas Historical Marker in the form of a medallion and plate at the Roger Q. Mills Home, now a business office at 1200 W 2nd Ave in Corsicana, providing some background on the congressman who built the house, and of its architecture.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 4/13/2021

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersFormer Homesite of Joseph S. Cullinan

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Texas Historical Marker in front of a professional building at 1115 W 2nd Ave in Corsicana, noting this as the former homesite of Joseph S. Cullinan, the founder of Texaco and a successful and responsible businessman.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 4/13/2021

last visited: never

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Deutsche Denkmallisten - German Monument RegistersComesstraße 16 - Brühl, NRW, Germany

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DE: Das ehemalige Brühler Postamt befindet sich in der Comesstraße 16. EN: The former Brühl post office is located at Comesstrasse 16.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member FamilieFrohne

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 4/13/2021

last visited: never

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Rijksmonumenten - Dutch National MonumentsRM: 512132 - Dijkbewakingspaal 7 - Lopik

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This column was used as a gathering point in times of high water on the Lekdijk

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Becktracker

location: Utrecht, Netherlands

date approved: 4/12/2021

last visited: never

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Blue Star Memorial Highway MarkersLoudon Park National Cemetery - Baltimore MD

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A Blue Star Memorial marker located near the entrance inside Loudon Park National Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/12/2021

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryA National Cemetery System - Baltimore MD

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An estimated 700,000 Union and Confederate soldiers died in the Civil War between April 1861 and April 1865. As the death toll rose, the U.S. government struggled with the urgent but unplanned need to bury fallen Union troops.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/12/2021

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Signs of HistoryLoudon Park National Cemetery - Baltimore MD

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National Cemetery-In December 1861, the U.S. Sanitary Commission designated a small area of Loudon Park Cemetery for the burial of Union soldiers who died in Baltimore hospitals.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/12/2021

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Louisiana Historical MarkersBattle of Lake Borgne - Saint Bernard, Louisiana

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Located at the end of Yscloskey Highway next to the Katrina Memorial.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flyingmoose

location: Louisiana

date approved: 4/12/2021

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsSt Francis of Assisi Catholic Church-Mayfield Historic District - Baltimore MD

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Mayfield is a residential community of approximately sixteen city blocks in northeast Baltimore. The district is comprised of a variety of residential building types. Included in the district is St Francis of Assisi Catholic Church.

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location: Maryland

date approved: 4/12/2021

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsSt. Mathews Evangelical Lutheran Church-Mayfield Historic District - Baltimore MD

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Mayfield is a residential community of approximately sixteen city blocks in northeast Baltimore. The district is comprised of a variety of residential building types. Included in the district is St. Mathews Evangelical Lutheran Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/12/2021

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings2235 Kentucky Avenue-Mayfield Historic District - Baltimore MD

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Mayfield is a residential community of approximately sixteen city blocks in northeast Baltimore. The district is comprised of a variety of residential building types. Included in the district is 2235 Kentucky Avenue.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/12/2021

last visited: never

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings2214 Erdman Avenue-Mayfield Historic District - Baltimore MD

in NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing Buildings

Mayfield is a residential community of approximately sixteen city blocks in northeast Baltimore. The district is comprised of a variety of residential building types. Included in the district is 2214 Erdman Avenue.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 4/12/2021

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