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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Located within Fort Dix, the Army Reserve Mobilization Museum preserves and shares the history of the US Army Reserve and its role in various conflicts and during times of peace. In addition to static... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The monument, which memorializes the soldiers who died in the Battle of Carthage in 1861, was completed August 16, 1905. Located in the south west corner of the cemetery, the monument was erected by t... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The Dam Tender’s House (or Richards House) was built in 1816. It is one of the oldest homes in Perry Township and one of the oldest limestone structures still standing in Ohio. After being sold to the... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Denver Union Station is transportation hub and the main railway station in Denver, Colorado. On June 1, 1881, the station opened and the structure you see today wasn't completed until 1914. At its hei... Learn More
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    Eden's Sons Civil War Memorial DRAFT - Submitted for Review
    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Erected in 1897 the Eden's Sons Civil War Memorial would be dedicated to the all the Maine regiments who served in the Union during 1861-1865. The memorial shows all four regiments that participated i... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Island in the Sky Visitor Center of Canyonlands National Park is located near thetown of Moab and offers a small exhibit related to the history of the park and its ecosystem. The park was added to th... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    This beautiful Italianate-style house was built in 1880 by its namesakes, Leverett and Amanda Clapp. It is one of the few Italianate houses in Centreville. Leverett Clap was a direct descendent of Cap... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Located in Neillsville, Wisconsin at the Highground memorial park, the National Native American Vietnam Veterans Memorial stands to honor the heroes that fought and died for their country and proudly... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Byrd Leibhart archaeological site is located within Native Lands Park and while it is no longer a current dig site, archaeologists have unearthed many artifacts and discovered burial sites from a Susq... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Also known as the "Mission by the Sea", California’s ninth Spanish mission was founded on Easter Sunday, March 31, 1782 by Father Junipero Serra. Though originally intended to be the third in line, it... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The Sauerkraut Tower at Saint Vincent Archabbey, built in 1893, was once a gravity-powered water distribution method for the St. Vincent Campus. It carried 80,000 tons of water and housed tanks, pumps... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Dating back to the purchase of land by former slaves who built a church on this land, this historic African American Cemetery is one of the oldest black cemeteries in the state of Mississippi. The old... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Designed by architect John Holden Greene and completed in 1809, this Georgian mansion appears much as it did in the early republic. The home was built for Sullivan Door, an important business leader a... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Vinland Estate is a Romanesque Revival "summer cottage" on the Cliff Walk. This Gilded Age house was completed in 1884 by the architecture firm Peabody & Stearns for wealthy tobacco heiress Catharine... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The Vista Avenue Viaduct crosses over a historic ravine, Tanner Creek, through which the MAX Light Rail now runs. The bridge was built in 1926 to connect the King's Hill and Vista Ridge areas of Portl... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Pathologist and women's health advocate Vivian W. Pinn lived on 19th Street while attending nearby Dunbar High School, where her father was also a teacher. Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Welcome to Jacksonville! This mural you’re looking at was created by one of the Walldog Muralists by the name of Cameron Bortz that arrived here all the way from Pawcatuck, Connecticut to Jacksonville... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Named for William Venoid Banks, the founder of WGPR-TV, this broadcast center and museum shares the history of the first television station owned and operated entirely by African Americans. Banks hope... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The John F. Kennedy Memorial recognizes the place where the young Senator announced his intention to enter the West Virginia primary as a Democratic Presidential candidate in 1960. Winning the West Vi... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    This bronze sculpture and stone monument honor Star City residents who served in the military. The memorial is located at the JFK Memorial Park in Star City. Learn More
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    Time Capsule-Historic Images and Recollections
    The Danville Municipal building in Virginia was the scene of one of the most violent attacks by a police department against civil rights protesters during the 1960s. The Danville sit-ins began in 1960... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    This historical marker commemorates a Union Civil War Army encampment that protected vessels traveling along the Ohio River from potential attack by Confederate troops or bushwhackers. This post also... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The only monument in the nation honoring Mexican American soldiers that is located on the grounds of a state capital, “El Soldado” recognizes the service of nearly three hundred thousand Californians.... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    "Pre's" Rock is the site of a roadside memorial of Steve Prefontaine. Steve Prefontaine, he was known as "Pre" to many, was an American long-distance runner and most say was responsible for the "runn... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    This fascinating piece of art can be seen at the former Post Office, across from the Beauregard Parish Courthouse, U.S. 171 eastbound, in DeRidder. The fresco was completed in 1936 by the late Louisia... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Located just outside of Alderson, WV in Greenbrier County, this pavilion reminiscent of Greek-style was built around 1834 and is the only remaining structure from the Blue Sulphur Springs Resort, a 19... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    This intricate mosaic along the Caperton Trail was the collaborative effort of over 300 participants, along with WVU Hospitals and the Morgantown Board of Parks and Recreation. Designed as a flourishi... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    This historical marker was dedicated in 2002 and tells the history of the prehistoric circular earthworks that were created by Native peoples prior to the arrival of people of European descent. The fi... Learn More
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    1 Main, Parkville MO DRAFT - Submitted for Review
    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The structure originally housed the Platte County Gazette newspaper building. Founded in 1885 by J.P. Tucker. The Gazette weathered the 1993 flood and 1999 coal train incident. Due to the train accide... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    At the site where the marker now stands, 1,000 people from Houston took the oath of service and joined the US Navy. They would go onto to crew the USS Houston, which was lost in the Battle of the Java... Learn More
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    10 Main Street, Parkville M.O. 64152 DRAFT - Submitted for Review
    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The structure was erected in 1927 and provided services to local citizens as a filling (gas) station. The station furnished easy access for drivers on Main Street and FF Highway. Currently the structu... Learn More
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    10 N 3rd Ave DRAFT - In Progress
    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    James W. Parsons CPA Learn More
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    101 Main, Parkville MO DRAFT - Submitted for Review
    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    First occupant of this building (c. 1830) was a grocery store. In 1911, the Farmer's Exchange Bank, owned by C.P. Breen, moved to this location. The first major remodeling of the building took place i... Learn More
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    103 Main Street, Parkville MO DRAFT - Submitted for Review
    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Documents indicate as location of J. Busch Market. Additional information notes that the adjacent location bears the same market and actually has the historic marker to verify this. The two buildings... Learn More
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    105 Main Street Parkville, MO DRAFT - Submitted for Review
    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Currently Cool Vintage Watches. This business was visited by President Obama in 2014. Learn More
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    107 Main Street Parkville, MO DRAFT - Submitted for Review
    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Cool Vintage Watches is an extension of the structure at 105 Main. The offices of Level Builders, a general construction contractor, are located on the second floor. Learn More
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    109 Main Street Parkville, MO DRAFT - Submitted for Review
    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Erected with 111 Main in 1909. Operated as Park Pharmacy by Dr. Johnson Underwood. Currently houses The Middle, a shop selling local goods from Kansas City and the Midwest region, including t-shirts,... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    This historic marker located in the square of Jacksonville honors the 10th Alabama Infantry Regiment. The regiment enrolled 1,429 soldiers, approximately three hundred were killed in battle while anot... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The only Buffalo Soldier memorial east of the Mississippi River is located in Huntsville, Alabama. It’s on the property of the Academy of Academics and Arts. The memorial is a 10-foot-tall marker of b... Learn More
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    111 Main Street Parkville, MO DRAFT - Submitted for Review
    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Parkville Artisan’s Studio is an artist’s studio, gallery, and merchant. Originally erected in 1909 by Bert Yerrington and Dr. Johnson Underwood. Served as Vawter's Grocery. Learn More
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    113 Main Street Parkville, MO DRAFT - Submitted for Review
    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Chaos Boutique is a clothing and gift store. Erected in 1937, according the historical plaque and “A Walking Tour of Historic Parkville” pamphlet. T.F. Broadhurst built the structure and operated a gr... Learn More
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    115 Main Street Parkville, MO DRAFT - Submitted for Review
    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Peddler’s Wagon Quilt & Gift Shop is a business selling fabric and quilting supplies. Peddler’s Wagon has been in business since 1982. Learn More
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    11th Main, Parkville MO DRAFT - Submitted for Review
    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Original structure information is unavailable. The structure was occupied, at some time, as a poultry hatchery. Learn More
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    12 N 3rd Ave DRAFT - In Progress
    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Door County Candy Learn More
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    Museums, Galleries and Archives
    Opened in 2001, the 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum is on the few WWII museums in the country, if not the world, that tells the history of one military unit. Whereas other WWII museums tend to l... Learn More
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    14 Main Street, Parkville M.O. 64152 DRAFT - Submitted for Review
    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The original structure was constructed between 1927 and 1928. The initial purpose of the structure was Parkville's post office. Learn More
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    15 Main Street, Parkville MO DRAFT - Submitted for Review
    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The two structures Stone Canyon occupies were McKeever’s Drug Store and a small ice cream shop. Larger part of the structure is thought to have been built around 1880-1890. McKeever’s drug store was a... Learn More
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    16 Main Street, Parkville M.O. 64152 DRAFT - Submitted for Review
    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Originally the N. Samuels Dry Goods Store (1890-1918). The Jacobson Brothers purchased the building in 1920 and remodeled the structure. In 1925, Etta Hobbs opened another dry goods store. During the... Learn More
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    165 N 3rd Ave DRAFT - In Progress
    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Door County Eye Associates Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    In the 1840s, Sampson Sanders decided that he wanted to manumit every one of his 51 slaves and also provide money, equipment, and land in Cass County, Michigan so that they might truly become free. Th... Learn More

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