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Historic markers are our windows to the past. They educate us, they make us curious to investigate, or they provide a nice excuse to take a break and stretch our legs while we read what happened here.
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Washington Historical MarkersWhatcom Museum of History and Art - Bellingham, WA

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[EN] The Whatcom Museum was originally built in 1892 as the town hall of the former town of New Whatcom. [FR] Le musée Whatcom a été construit à l'origine en 1892 en tant qu'hôtel de ville de l'ancienne ville de New Whatcom.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Washington

date approved: 9/2/2022

last visited: 9/3/2022

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Washington Historical MarkersBoeing VC-137B Air Force One - Seattle, WA

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This sign tells of the importance of the Boeing Company in building the airplane used by the President of the United States.

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

location: Washington

date approved: 8/30/2022

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersApollo Lunar Roving Vehicle (model) 1971 -Museum of Flight - Seattle Washington, USA

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The sign tells about the 1971 Apollo Lunar Roving Vehicle used in the Apollo Space Program. Located in the Museum of Flight, Seattle, WA. Entrance fees may apply.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ted28285

location: Washington

date approved: 8/29/2022

last visited: 8/30/2022

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Washington Historical MarkersSlocum House - Vancouver, WA

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A plaque on the Slocum House in Vancouver, WA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: Washington

date approved: 7/30/2022

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersThe Great Spokane Fire -- Spokane WA

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A concrete and aggregate monument holds a plaque about the Great Spokane Fire of 1899 that consumed 32 blocks of the city

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Washington

date approved: 2/9/2022

last visited: 8/21/2022

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Washington Historical MarkersGrand Pacific Hotel - Seattle, WA

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The Grand Pacific Hotel is part of a group of historic buildings along 1st Avenue in downtown Seattle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 2/1/2021

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersEverett Massacre - Everett, WA

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Stone and plaque marker on old Hewitt Ave that lead to Pier Two, the site of the mayhem

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lahontan

location: Washington

date approved: 10/30/2020

last visited: 1/7/2021

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Washington Historical MarkersMossyrock

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This sign is located in the roadside near Mossyrock

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Walking Boots

location: Washington

date approved: 7/5/2020

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersBlaine Air Force Station — Birch Bay, WA

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During the Cold War, the northern states were dotted with radar installation stations, Blaine, Washington was no exception. Just a few miles south of the Canadian border the Blaine Air Force Station operated until 1979.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: Washington

date approved: 5/30/2019

last visited: never

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Washington Historical Markers1948 Flood - Pateros, WA

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Along the Columbia River in downtown Pateros, Memorial Park is just one of five in the little town of Pateros.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Washington

date approved: 2/7/2019

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Washington Historical MarkersSacred Salmon - Pateros, WA

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Along the Columbia River in downtown Pateros, Memorial Park is just one of five in the little town of Pateros.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Washington

date approved: 2/7/2019

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Washington Historical MarkersThe Yellowstone Trail - Waterville, WA

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The early twentieth century version of today's I-90, the Yellowstone Trail was the "FIRST coast-to-coast auto route across the northern tier of states". A historical marker about the trail can be found at the Douglas County Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Washington

date approved: 2/7/2019

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Washington Historical MarkersAerial Tram - Waterville, WA

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A small museum in a small county seat, the object of the Douglas County Museum is to relate the history of the county.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Washington

date approved: 2/7/2019

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersGrand Coulee Dam - Grand Coulee, Washington

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Crown Point is the best place to view the Grand Coulee Dam and the laser light show in the evening.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Washington

date approved: 2/2/2019

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersThe Reverend George Whitworth Grave - Lake View Cemetery - Seattle, WA

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The grave for Reverend George Whitworth is registered as an American Presbyterian and Reformed Historical Site (No. 252) and located in Lake View Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Washington

date approved: 8/11/2018

last visited: 10/7/2020

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Washington Historical MarkersFort Spokane - Davenport, WA

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Twenty Three miles north of Davenport, the nearest town of any size, what remains of Fort Spokane has become a National Park and National Register Historic District.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Washington

date approved: 7/31/2018

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersThe Quartermaster Stable - Davenport, WA

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Twenty Three miles north of Davenport, the nearest town of any size, what remains of Fort Spokane has become a National Park and National Register Historic District.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Washington

date approved: 7/31/2018

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Washington Historical Markers1915 - First National Bank of Okanogan - Okanogan, WA

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Still the most impressive bank building in the town, this was Okanogan's first substantial bank.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Washington

date approved: 7/31/2018

last visited: never

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Washington Historical Markers1919 - Baines Building - Okanogan, WA

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The Baines Building was one of two brick bank buildings to be erected in Okanogan's downtown in the teens and early twenties.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Washington

date approved: 7/31/2018

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Washington Historical MarkersCarson D. Boren - Seattle, WA

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A historical marker located on the corner of the historic Hoge Building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Washington

date approved: 7/30/2018

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersBeebe Building - Seattle, WA

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The Beebe building is part of a trio of buildings between Madison and Spring Streets known collectively as the 'Globe Building, Beebe Building and Hotel Cecil' and listed in the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Washington

date approved: 7/20/2018

last visited: never

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Washington Historical Markers1925 - Cariboo Hotel - Okanogan, WA

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Opened in 1925, the Cariboo Inn is the longest running hotel in Okanogan, quite possibly the longest running in Okanogan County.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Washington

date approved: 7/20/2018

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Washington Historical Markers1922 - Masonic Temple - Okanogan, WA

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When built this one time Masonic Temple and movie theatre was touted as the finest of its size in the state.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Washington

date approved: 7/20/2018

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Washington Historical MarkersRuby Theatre - Chelan, WA

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Believed to be the oldest continuously running theatre in Washington, the Ruby, now a National Historic Place, continues to screen first run movies, today with the aid of digital projection and sound.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Washington

date approved: 7/20/2018

last visited: never

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Washington Historical MarkersSt. Andrews Episcopal Church - Chelan, WA

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One of two log churches in this corner of Washington, this one has been declared a National Historic Place.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA

location: Washington

date approved: 7/20/2018

last visited: never

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