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Anthony Trollope

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, United Kingdom.
Novelist worked here as Post Office Surveyor

(Notable Persons) Includes location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

1946 Daytona Beach Stock Car Races

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Daytona Beach, Florida.
Apr. 14 – 160 miles . 1st – Red Byron,’39 Ford; 2nd – Joe Littlejohn ; 3rd – Ed Eng June 30 – 102.4 miles, 1st – Roy Hall, ’39 Ford; 2nd – Mickey Rhodes; 3rd – Gayle Warren

(Entertainment • Roads & Vehicles • Sports) Includes location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

1948 Daytona Beach Stock Car Races

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Daytona Beach, Florida.
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(Entertainment • Roads & Vehicles • Sports) Includes complete text, location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

Reformed Church

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Westerlo, New York.
First church in town. Organized 1793. Original site five miles south of here

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

Myers Farm

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Westerlo, New York.
Philip Myers of Germany in 1763 built a log house at Chesterville, married a daughter of Nicholas Stoddard and died 1813

(Agriculture • Settlements & Settlers) Includes location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

Grant & Eadie

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Westerlo, New York.
Early storekeepers. Made potash at Chesterville, 1798.

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

1949 Daytona Beach Stock Car Races

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Daytona Beach, Florida.
Jan. 16 – 201.1 miles . 1st – Marshall Teague, ’39 Ford; 2nd – Speedy Thompson ; 3rd – Crash Waller Inaugural Daytona Strictly Stock Race on 4.15 mile Beach – Road Course July 10 – 166 miles, 1st – Red Byron, ’49 Olds; 2nd – . . .

(Entertainment • Roads & Vehicles • Sports) Includes complete text, location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

Academy

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Westerlo, New York.
This house was the Chesterville Academy built about 1800. Gabriel Pinney, head master

(Education) Includes location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

Hotel

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Westerlo, New York.
Three-floor hotel here 1800’s. Owned by Henry Latham 1876-84. Destroyed by fire 1897. Rebuilt two-floor hotel Haverly House. Later apartments. Razed c. 1953.

(Industry & Commerce) Includes location, directions, 1 photo, GPS coordinates, map.

Early Business

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Westerlo, New York.
Built c. 1830. Family run store, post office, tin shop gas station c. 1850 -1943. Long tenured postmaster C.F. Anderson 1910 -1943.

(Industry & Commerce) Includes location, directions, 3 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

Ohio River Monument

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Cincinnati, Ohio.
Plaque A “River Ohio so called by the Iroquois on account of its beauty- descended by Sieur Robert de la Salle.” Discovered by the French explorer LaSalle, about 1670 and claimed by him for Louis XIV of France. Seized by . . .

(Waterways & Vessels) Includes complete text, location, directions, 4 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

Chelsea Historic District and District Extension

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New York, New York.
Chelsea was developed from the 1830’s to the 1850’s, largely by Clement Clark Moore, who owned the land on which it was built. The result is an unusually uniform and elegant residential neighborhood in Greek Revival and . . .

(Architecture • Churches & Religion) Includes complete text, location, directions, 6 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

Millstone Plaza History

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Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania.
On this site in 1876, Joseph K. Groff built Groff's Mill, a steam-powered grist mill on Negley's Run. In 1877, when Joseph joined his brother, John K. Groff, in the meat business at a butcher shop at 13 North Market Street, . . .

(Agriculture • Industry & Commerce • Man-Made Features) Includes complete text, location, directions, 6 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

Grist Mill Process

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Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania.
The Groff, Stauffer, Binkley Mill was most likely steam powered but many of the local mills were run on a water stream's flow and water pressure as depicted here. Standard Mill Mechanisms (panel 1) Grain Bin • Chute • . . .

(Agriculture • Industry & Commerce • Man-Made Features) Includes complete text, location, directions, 6 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

The First Community

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Ventura, California.
Near this site, the village of Shisholop, home to 300 to 400 Chumash, once stretched from the beach near the base of Figueroa Street inland past the San Buenaventura Mission. From its beginning, about 1000 AD., Shisholop . . .

(Industry & Commerce • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers • Waterways & Vessels) Includes complete text, location, directions, 5 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

Emma Hart Willard

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Troy, New York.
In honor of Emma Hart Willard who on this spot established AD 1821 the first permanent seminary in America for the advanced education of women. Erected by her pupils and friends AD 1895 Her most enduring monument the . . .

(Education • Women) Includes complete text, location, directions, 4 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

Baptist Church

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Westerlo, New York.
Organized at Chesterville in 1800. Roswell Beckwith was first pastor.

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

Vale Cemetery

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Schenectady, New York.
A rural cemetery est. 1857. At rest are early settlers, veterans, notable women, politicians, industrialists, African Americans, inventors.

(Cemeteries & Burial Sites) Includes location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

Historic Vale Cemetery / Founders & Builders

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Schenectady, New York.
Historic Vale Cemetery Vale Cemetery opened in 1857 as a non-denominational, not-for-profit cemetery and a classic example of the Rural Cemetery Movement. The Rural Cemetery Movement envisioned cemeteries as public places . . .

(Cemeteries & Burial Sites) Includes complete text, location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

Gammon House

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Springfield, Ohio.
The Gammon House built 1850 a station on the Underground Railroad

(Abolition & Underground RR) Includes location, directions, 4 photos, GPS coordinates, map.
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