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  • 09/09/19--20:17: Pitts Family Cemetery
  • Pittsburg, Texas.
    The Pitts Family Cemetery was established by William Harrison Pitts, founder of Pittsburg, according to family history. The earliest burial on this site was that of Sarah Richardson Harvey Pitts, the third wife of W. H. . . .

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

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  • 09/09/19--20:31: Haynes-Burns-Ewell Building
  • Granbury, Texas.
    Early site of the Granbury post office, this native stone structure was erected by James C. Haynes, postmaster from 1872 to 1874. He sold the edifice in 1878 to Thomas A. Burns, who served as postmaster until 1883. The . . .

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

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  • 09/09/19--20:35: Harris Building
  • Granbury, Texas.
    Local stonemason I.W. Walley erected the rock walls of this masonry commercial building in 1899. A cast iron storefront and decorative brickwork enhance the plastered facade. The two-story structure was built for Wesley . . .

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

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  • 09/09/19--20:39: Aston-Landers Building
  • Granbury, Texas.
    Erected 1893 as a saloon by Andy Aston and George Landers; of native stone, with patented iron front. Here occurred a 1901 duel that badly injured a non-participating horseman on the square. Crusader Carrie Nation visited . . .

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

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  • 09/09/19--20:48: Glenn Brothers Building
  • Granbury, Texas.
    Erected in 1885 by town-builder James Farr, an attorney; bought in 1888 by the Glenn Brothers - Clark B., Dan, John L., and James M. - civic leaders interested in many businesses besides their family grocery housed in this . . .

    (Notable Buildings) Includes complete text, location, directions, 3 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 09/09/19--20:52: Hardware and Tin Shop
  • Granbury, Texas.
    A cabin-dotted woodland in 1870, this square soon had buildings of stone quarried less than a mile away. Investor John D. Baker built this structure in 1882 and in 1890 sold it to saloonkeepers Aston & Landers. Extensive . . .

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

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  • 09/09/19--21:13: Somervell County Veterans
  • Glen Rose, Texas.
    (East Face) In memory of those who gave their lives for their country In memory of veterans of all wars from Somervell County (North Face) Veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of World War II Korean Conflict Cold . . .

    (Military) Includes complete text, location, directions, 5 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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    Glace Bay, Nova Scotia.
    English: Having demonstrated the feasibility of transatlantic wireless communication in 1901, Guglielmo Marconi established a permanent station on Cape Breton Island in 1902. When the original Table Head site proved too . . .

    (Communications • Industry & Commerce • Science & Medicine) Includes complete text, location, directions, 3 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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    Port Morien, Nova Scotia.
    Français: Deux mille pieds au sud-est de cet endroit se trouvent les vestiges de la première exploitation régulière d’une mine de charbon en Amérique, commencée par le Français en 1720. Cette industrie, modeste à son . . .

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

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  • 09/10/19--07:49: The Carter Farm
  • Franklin, Tennessee.
    The Columbia Pike began as a path that bison and other animals created en route to the salt lick at present-day Nashville. Native Americans used this and other trails for hunting as well as for travel. In the 19th century, . . .

    (Roads & Vehicles • War, US Civil) Includes complete text, location, directions, 6 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 09/10/19--08:28: The Courtyard
  • near Tel Beit Tsaida, Northern District.
    English Text: This is the heart of the ancient town. Here the public activities of the city took place. It was the center of commercial, juridicial, and religious life. "Now David was sitting between the two gates, and the . . .

    (Anthropology • Forts, Castles) Includes complete text, location, directions, 4 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 09/10/19--09:09: Barr Building
  • Bowling Green, Kentucky.
    Constructed between 1891 and 1895, this two story Italianate building features a highly decorative iron clad façade. The cornice is highlighted by bulls-eye motifs and brackets and two oriel windows framed by fluted . . .

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

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  • 09/10/19--09:14: Getty Building
  • Bowling Green, Kentucky.
    This three story building, featuring a limestone facade with a cast iron store front, was constructed in 1871 by John Getty to house a dry goods store. After being sold to Getty's nephew, Cuthbertson, and then to the Nahm . . .

    (Architecture • Industry & Commerce • War, World II) Includes complete text, location, directions, 3 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 09/10/19--09:20: Warren County Courthouse
  • Bowling Green, Kentucky.
    The Warren County Courthouse was erected 1867-1869 at a cost of $125,000. Designed by architect D.J. Williams, the structure incorporates elements from the Greek Revival and Italianate architectural styles. This was the . . .

    (Architecture) Includes complete text, location, directions, 3 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 09/10/19--09:23: Early Masonic Hall
  • Centerville, Indiana.
    Webb Lodge No. 24, established in 1823, leased the second floor of this building owned by Israel Abrahams, Centerville merchant, and met alternately here and at Richmond until 1827. Hiram Lodge No. 42 also met here, 1846. . . .

    (Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Settlements & Settlers) Includes complete text, location, directions, 3 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 09/10/19--09:26: Honor Roll
  • Centerville, Indiana.
    Honor Roll erected in honor of the men of Center Twp. Wayne Co., Ind. who answered their country’s call to serve for God and humanity in the World War 1917- 1918 by the War Mothers and Citizens of this Twp. (94 names, 1 . . .

    (War, World I) Includes complete text, location, directions, 4 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 09/10/19--09:32: Guysborough
  • Guysborough, Nova Scotia.
    The Court House was constructed in 1842-43. It was the third court house built in Guysborough, the original administrative centre of Sydney County from 1785-1827. Sydney County included present-day Guysborough and Antigonish . . .

    (Architecture • Law Enforcement • Settlements & Settlers) Includes complete text, location, directions, 5 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 09/10/19--09:42: James Corbett
  • Bayside, New York.
    James Corbett 1866 - 1933 World's heavyweight boxing champion 1893 - 1897 Beloved resident of Bayside who resided at 221-04 Corbett Road 1903 - 1933 Dedicated in his memory by Bayside Historical Society 1971

    (Sports) Includes location, directions, 1 photo, GPS coordinates, map.

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  • 09/10/19--09:42: Inner City Gate
  • , Israel.
    English Text: The inner city gate includes four chambers, two on each side. In this chamber vessels for offerings at the high places were kept. The other three chambers served as granaries. The city gate was destroyed by . . .

    (Anthropology • Forts, Castles) Includes complete text, location, directions, 6 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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    Argyle, New York.
    Top Inscription- Dedicated to the memory of the veterans of all wars police actions & conflicts in which our country has been involved. Inscription on the Bottom Plaque- In grateful remembrance of the patriots of the Town of . . .

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

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