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You see them everywhere-on the sides of buildings, at waysides, bolted to rocks-outdoor signs that commemorate the history of an area. WARNING: There are already many historic marker categories restricted to geographic areas, particular subjects, or official lists. If the marker you are trying to Waymark fits in one of the existing categories, it is NOT allowed here. This category was conceived to fill the gaps these other categories miss. Click on "show additional information" before posting.
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Signs of HistoryNew Buildings for White Haven Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site - St. Louis MO

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New Buildings for White Haven-Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site- Grant's plans for developing the farm resulted in many improvements, including a barn and stable built between 1869 and 1872. The stable you see today housed Grant's horses.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Missouri

date approved: 9/26/2022

last visited: 9/22/2022

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Signs of HistoryTonopah Test Range Sign - Palm Springs, CA

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One of many historical markers in Palm Springs, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 9/26/2022

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryGeneral Dynamic F-16 Fighting Falcon - Palm Springs, CA

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One of many military aircraft on display at the Palm Springs Air Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 9/26/2022

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryMikoyan-Gurevich Mig 15 - Palm Springs, CA

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One of many military aircraft on display at the Palm Springs Air Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 9/26/2022

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryM725 Ambulance - Palm Springs, CA

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A military ambulance on display at the Palm Springs Air Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 9/26/2022

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryMikoyan-Gurevich Mig 17 - Palm Springs, CA

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One of many military aircraft on display at the Palm Springs Air Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 9/26/2022

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryMcDonnell Douglas A-4 Skyhawk - Palm Springs, CA

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One of many military aircraft on display at the Palm Springs Air Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 9/26/2022

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryIgreja e Convento de Sao Gonçalo - Amarante, Portugal

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Church and abbey Heritage of Portugal

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna

location: Porto, Portugal

date approved: 9/26/2022

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryIgreja de São Domingos / Capela de Nosso Senhor dos Aflitos - Amarante, Portugal

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Arquitectura religiosa, barroca. Heritage in Portugal

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna

location: Porto, Portugal

date approved: 9/25/2022

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryA Land of Many Tribes--We Are Still Here - Hayward, CA

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A sign in Hayward, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 9/23/2022

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryAntigua Cadeia de Amarante - Amarante, Portugal

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Casa da Câmara da Villa d'Amarante

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna

location: Porto, Portugal

date approved: 9/23/2022

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryOld Trace - Saltillo MS

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Much of the Old Trace had been abandoned by the start of the civil war. However, the war did leave its mark on the Trace as it did upon the rest of the South, as soldiers marched, camped and fought along portions of this historic old road.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Mississippi

date approved: 9/23/2022

last visited: 9/23/2022

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Signs of HistoryConvento de Santa Clara - Amarante, Portugal

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Convent with lot of history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna

location: Porto, Portugal

date approved: 9/23/2022

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryPonte de S. Gonzalo - Amarante, Portugal

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Baroque bridge of Amarante. Heritage in Portugal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna

location: Porto, Portugal

date approved: 9/23/2022

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryNúcleo urbano da cidade de Amarante - Amarante, Portugal

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Urban center heritage in Portugal

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna

location: Porto, Portugal

date approved: 9/23/2022

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryBirthplace of Sam Houston, Lexington, VA

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This plaque is located in a pullout with a state marker of the same name.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/22/2022

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryThe Massacre of Kerr's Creek, Kerr's Creek, VA

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Marker is on US 60 on a low rock.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Virginia

date approved: 9/22/2022

last visited: never

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Signs of HistorySlaves Only Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site - St. Louis MO

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Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site-Contrast this simple bead-board door to the finer paneled ones throughout the rest of the house. Its crude appearance suggests only slaves used this door to enter and exit the home.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Missouri

date approved: 9/22/2022

last visited: 9/22/2022

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Signs of HistoryWhite Haven's Outbuildings Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site - St. Louis MO

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Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site-Operating this 850-acre farm required numerous outbuildings. These included a spring house built over the spring to provide a cool place for crocks of butter and cheese.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Missouri

date approved: 9/22/2022

last visited: 9/22/2022

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Signs of HistoryThe White Haven Estate: Other Houses Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site - St. Louis MO

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Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site-White Haven was the name given to both the house and the estate. Typical of many large plantations, other houses on the property were built and occupied by family members and slaves.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Missouri

date approved: 9/22/2022

last visited: 9/22/2022

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Signs of HistoryThe Working Farm Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site - St. Louis MO

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Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site-White Haven was typical of large farms in the area during the mid-1800s.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Missouri

date approved: 9/22/2022

last visited: 9/22/2022

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Signs of HistoryThe Sunmor Model Home - Palm Springs, CA

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One of many historical markers in Palm Springs, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 9/22/2022

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryThe Desert Inn - Palm Springs, CA

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One of many historical markers in Palm Springs, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 9/22/2022

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryOwen Coffman Post #519 Palm Springs American Legion - Palm Springs, CA

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One of many historical markers in Palm Springs, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 9/22/2022

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryHamrick House - Palm Springs, CA

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A historic home in Palm Springs, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 9/22/2022

last visited: never

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