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    Sainte-Flavie, Quebec.
    Une auberge bien spéciale! Cette maison à l'architecture particulière a été construite en 1872. D'abord résidence de Joseph Aubin et de sa femme, elle passe aux mains de son fils Alphonse au début du XXe siècle. Rapidement, . . .

    (Architecture • Industry & Commerce • Man-Made Features • Settlements & Settlers) Includes complete text, location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 01/12/19--04:52: Lightfoot - Coleman House
  • Paris, Texas.
    Alabama native Henry William Lightfoot a Confederate veteran of Forrest's Cavalry, came to Paris in 1872 as a law partner of Sam Bell Maxey. Two years later, he married Maxey's adopted daughter, Dora Rowel Maxey, and soon . . .

    (Architecture • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Civil) Includes complete text, location, directions, 3 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 01/12/19--05:14: Major Bennett's Lunette
  • Port Hudson, Louisiana.
    "Another (solid shot) struck a tree about thirty feet from the ground, cutting it completely off at a point eight inches in diameter the top as it fell killing one horse and crushing a caisson of the First Maine Battery, a . . .

    (War, US Civil) Includes complete text, location, directions, 3 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 01/12/19--06:13: Bennett's House and Battery
  • Port Hudson, Louisiana.
    "Two pieces of siege artillery were removed during Tuesday (May 26 1863) night from the heavy batteries on the river and mounted on this line---one rifled 24 pounder, under command of Lieutenant Sanford, Company A, First . . .

    (War, US Civil) Includes complete text, location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 01/12/19--07:28: Steedman Headquarters
  • Port Hudson, Louisiana.
    "Colonel Steedman having been put in command of the left wing, composed of the First Alabama, 15th Arkansas and 10th Arkansas, a detachment of Wingfield's battalion and 39th Mississippi regiment. Colonel Steedman, during the . . .

    (War, US Civil) Includes complete text, location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 01/12/19--09:46: Palača Sermage
  • , Croatia.
    The text of this marker appear in three languages: Croatian (top), German (middle) and English (bottom). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge . . .

    (Notable Buildings) Includes complete text, location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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    , Croatia.
    The text of this marker appear in three languages: Croatian (top), German (middle) and English (bottom). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge . . .

    (Churches & Religion) Includes complete text, location, directions, 3 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 01/12/19--10:15: Uršulinski Samostan
  • , Croatia.
    The text of this marker appear in three languages: Croatian (top), German (middle) and English (bottom). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge . . .

    (Churches & Religion • Education) Includes complete text, location, directions, 3 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 01/12/19--10:23: Franjevački Samostan
  • , Croatia.
    The text of this marker appear in three languages: Croatian (top), English (middle) and German (bottom). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge . . .

    (Churches & Religion) Includes complete text, location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 01/12/19--10:40: Franjevačka Crkva
  • , Croatia.
    The text of this marker appear in three languages: Croatian (top), German (middle) and English (bottom). Only the English text has been transcribed. To view the text in another language, click on the marker image to enlarge . . .

    (Cemeteries & Burial Sites) Includes complete text, location, directions, 3 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 01/12/19--12:05: Marina Del Rey
  • Marina Del Rey, California.
    On December 12, 1957, near this site a groundbreaking ceremony took place to signal the start of construction of the Marina Del Rey small craft harbor, a revenue bond project of the County of Los Angeles. Under the guidance . . .

    (Man-Made Features • Parks & Recreational Areas • Waterways & Vessels) Includes complete text, location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 01/12/19--12:06: 1863 - Virginia City - 1925
  • Virginia City, Montana.
    Fairweather and Party Discovered World’s Richest Placer Ground May 26, 1863 Most Important Center of Notorious Road Agent Activities 1863-1864 Center of Montana’s Famous Vigilante Organization 1863-1864 Home of Montana’s . . .

    (Notable Events • Notable Places • Settlements & Settlers) Includes complete text, location, directions, 3 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 01/12/19--12:09: Allen and Millard Bank
  • Virginia City, Montana.
    The Federal Reserve Bank of Montana identifies the Allen and Millard Bank, which opened here in 1864, as the first real bank in Montana Territory. While other businesses in the Territory called themselves banks, most were . . .

    (Architecture • Industry & Commerce) Includes complete text, location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 01/12/19--12:13: Thompson Park
  • near Butte, Montana.
    Welcome to Thompson Park, a 3,500-acre municipal recreation area with a story to tell. The Park offers unique opportunities to view past mining activity, rock formations, scenic vistas, and wildlife. The Park is jointly . . .

    (Charity & Public Work • Parks & Recreational Areas • Railroads & Streetcars) Includes complete text, location, directions, 3 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 01/12/19--12:18: History of Ballona Lagoon
  • Venice, California.
    Today, Ballona Lagoon is a (16-acre) remnant of a formerly extensive coastal wetland. Like other southern California wetlands, urbanization has reduced its size and degraded its habitat over the last century. Historically, . . .

    (Environment • Man-Made Features • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers) Includes complete text, location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 01/12/19--12:21: Colonia Memorials
  • Colonia, New Jersey.
    Colonia Memorial In honor of those who from Colonia have served their country Historic Memorial Triangle Park 1950 In honor of the brave men and women who lost their lives in the service of their country. Korea – Vietnam In . . .

    (War, Korean • War, Vietnam • War, World I • War, World II) Includes complete text, location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 01/12/19--12:24: Colonia Triangle
  • Colonia, New Jersey.
    Site of Jones sawmill Grist mill built 1682 by Jonathan Bishop Library built 1939, bricks from Savage estate. Colonia town meeting place

    (Colonial Era • Education • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers) Includes location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 01/12/19--12:28: The Liberty Tower
  • New York, New York.
    Designed by Henry Ives Cobb and built in 1909, this handsome Neo-Gothic skyscraper is an important predecessor of the Woolworth Building. One of the earliest of the Romantic skyscrapers that changed the skyline of Manhattan . . .

    (Architecture • Industry & Commerce) Includes complete text, location, directions, 4 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 01/12/19--12:31: C-2A Greyhound
  • Coronado, California.
    Manufactured By: Grumman Aircraft Eng. Corp. Engines: 2 Allison T56-A-426 Turboprops Propeller: Hamilton Standard Built: 1964 Max Speed: 343 KTS Max Range: 1300 NM Capacity: 4 Crew and 26 Passengers or 10,000 LBS of cargo . . .

    (Air & Space) Includes complete text, location, directions, 4 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 01/12/19--12:51: Carlsbad's First Firehouse
  • Carlsbad, California.
    Built in 1942, the North Sector office of California State Parks was the first fire station in northern San Diego County. The Caifornia Division of Forestry (CDF) occupied the building until 1973 when California State parks . . .

    (Parks & Recreational Areas) Includes complete text, location, directions, 6 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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