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  • 06/25/19--12:03: The Chetumal Mask
  • , Mexico.
    Mascarita de Chetumal De acuerdo con los especialistas, esta región perteneciente a las tierras bajas del mundo maya, estaba ya colonizada en el periodo pre-cerámico (Hacia 9000-1400 a.C.) Además de las grandes ciudades . . .

    (Anthropology • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers) Includes complete text, location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 06/25/19--14:26: Manuel Antonio Ay
  • , Mexico.
    Manuel Antonio Ay 1817-1847 Cacique de Chichimilá Yuc. Líder maya y primer mártir de la “Guerra de Castas”, fue sentenciado y ahorcado el 26 de julio de 1847 Su muerte marca el inicio de esta guerra. English translation: . . .

    (Native Americans • Wars, Non-US) Includes complete text, location, directions, 3 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 06/25/19--14:50: Cecilio Chi
  • , Mexico.
    Cecilio Chi 1823-1849 Cacique de Tepich, Quintana Roo. Como reacción a la represión y muerte de Antonio Ay el 30 de julio de 1847 inicia la Guerra de Castas en Tepich. Luchó por constituir una nación maya, independiente de . . .

    (Civil Rights • Native Americans • Wars, Non-US) Includes complete text, location, directions, 3 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 06/25/19--16:11: Jacinto Pat
  • , Mexico.
    Jacinto Pat (1797-1849) Cacique de Tihosuco, Quintana Roo. Líder e iniciador de la Guerra de Castas Luchó por una solución política para evitar muertes, pugnó por restablecer un gobierno maya independiente y liberar a su . . .

    (Native Americans • Politics • Wars, Non-US) Includes complete text, location, directions, 3 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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    , Mexico.
    Vestigio de las aceras que en una época lucio la histórica Avenida de los Heroes y los Parques Hidalgo y a la Madre que se encontraban ubicados frente a la Explanada de la Bandera y Palacio de Gobierno en la Calle 22 de . . .

    (Industry & Commerce • Roads & Vehicles) Includes complete text, location, directions, 3 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 06/25/19--16:41: Schwarzach am Main
  • , Germany.
    Das Gebiet des Marktes Schwarzach a. Main gehörte im Früh- und Hoch- mittelalter zur Grafschaft Castell. Von den sechs Ortsteilen des Marktes hatten drei einen besonderen Kontakt zu den Grafen von Castell: Gerlachshausen, . . .

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

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  • 06/25/19--17:03: Structure IV at Oxtankah
  • , Mexico.
    Estructura IV Amplia plataforma de tres cuerpos que delimita la plaza por el oeste; aún pueden apreciarse, en la parte superior, cuatro habitaciones de planta rectangular. El intrincado acceso entre estos cuartos, construido . . .

    (Architecture • Churches & Religion • Colonial Era • Native Americans) Includes complete text, location, directions, 4 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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    , Ireland.
    The general layout of the cemetery is fan-shaped with eight curved pathways alongside which the graves are laid out. The remains are buried in pairs with two names, where these are known, on each flat grave slab. The average . . .

    (Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Patriots & Patriotism • War, World I • War, World II) Includes complete text, location, directions, 8 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 06/25/19--18:41: An Altar at Oxtankah
  • , Mexico.
    Altar Una costumbre muy generalizada en Mesoamérica, fue la de edificar, al centro de las plazas principales, uno o varios altares que hacían las veces de adoratorios. En este caso, puede observarse uno al centro de la Plaza . . .

    (Anthropology • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Churches & Religion • Native Americans) Includes complete text, location, directions, 3 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 06/25/19--18:54: Historic Fire Station 22
  • Palm Coast, Florida.
    Welcome to Palm Coast’s first fire station. Serving as department headquarters from 1977 to 1989, and is still in continuous operation.

    (Notable Places) Includes location, directions, 3 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 06/25/19--19:01: Brazos River Levee
  • near Caldwell, Texas.
    Destructive Brazos River floods have often plagued residents of Burleson County. In 1899, a 30-inch rain killed 35 and caused about $9 million in property damage. Again in 1900, 1902 and 1908 Brazos River bottom inhabitants . . .

    (Disasters • Man-Made Features) Includes complete text, location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 06/25/19--19:07: Karl St. John Hoblitzelle
  • Dallas, Texas.
    A young Missourian, Karl Hoblitzelle in 1904 helped produce the St. Louis World's Fair, where he gained respect for vaudeville. In 1905 he founded Interstate Amusement Company and opened theatres in Dallas, Fort Worth, Waco, . . .

    (Arts, Letters, Music • Charity & Public Work • Entertainment • Industry & Commerce) Includes complete text, location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 06/25/19--19:22: An Geata / The Gateway
  • , Ireland.
    An Geata Anois tá tú ag dul isteach i seanmhainstir Ghleann dá Loch, a bhunaigh Caoimhín sa 6ú haois agus a bhí faoi bhláth, d'ainneoin ionradh a dhéanamh uirthi ó am go ham, go dtí sa 17ú haois. Ba é an geata dúbailte seo, . . .

    (Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Churches & Religion • Man-Made Features) Includes complete text, location, directions, 3 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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    Trinidad, Colorado.
    At a time when the military banned women, former slave Cathay Williams disguised herself as a man and enlisted in the all-Black 38th Infantry in 1866. She served honorably as Pvt. "William Cathay" for nearly two years. Ready . . .

    (African Americans • Notable Persons • Women) Includes complete text, location, directions, 1 photo, GPS coordinates, map.

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    , Mexico.
    Estructura III – Palacio Generalmente, los palacios de los señores principales se encontraban en los límites de las plazas. No eran de uso exclusivamente habitacional, sino que en ellos se recibía los diversos personajes . . .

    (Anthropology • Man-Made Features • Native Americans) Includes complete text, location, directions, 5 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 06/25/19--19:46: Revd Edward Rowan
  • , Ireland.
    To the affectionate memory of Revd Edward Rowan Born at Dungarvan 7th April 1830 Died 28th September 1893, who as parish priest of Blackditches for nineteen years. This cross is erected by the parishioners of Roundwood & . . .

    (Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Charity & Public Work • Churches & Religion • Man-Made Features) Includes complete text, location, directions, 3 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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    Manilla, Iowa.
    "The dead soldier's silence sings our National anthem." - Rev. A. Kibourn [Motorcycle parked by a couple of Veteran’s graves. Sgt. Casey Byers and his brother Justin Paul Byers and James Alan Justice. ] _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ . . .

    (War, 2nd Iraq • War, Afghanistan • War, World II) Includes complete text, location, directions, 6 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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    , Mexico.
    Estructura IX – Palacio Construido en el límite poniente de la plaza, es un edificio que muestra diversas etapas de construcción; la más antigua corresponde al periodo Clásico Temprano (300-600 d.C.) y constaba de dos . . .

    (Architecture • Man-Made Features • Native Americans) Includes complete text, location, directions, 4 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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    , Mexico.
    Kohunlich El sitio arqueológico cubre alrededor de 85,000 m2 de selva tropical y supone una antigua ciudad maya que fue planeada para tener pirámides, plataformas, plazas, sistema de drenaje y lugares de adoración. Se . . .

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

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  • 06/25/19--21:28: Dr. Anna E. Broomall
  • Chester, Pennsylvania.
    Obstetrician, teacher, and surgeon, she established the first U.S. prenatal care clinic at Woman’s Hospital of Woman’s Medical College of Pa. and promoted nursing there. Her work related to episiotomies and cesarean sections . . .

    (Science & Medicine • Women) Includes complete text, location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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