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Green River Academy

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Elkton, Kentucky.
Side 1 In 1835, residents opened the Green River Female Academy to provide a local education for girls. To fund the school, trustees sold subscriptions of stock. They commissioned the erection of this three-story brick . . .

(Architecture • Education) Includes complete text, location, directions, 5 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

Greenmound Veterans Monument #2

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near New Madison, Ohio.
Dedicated to the Veterans of World War II 1941 – 1945 Korean War 1950 – 1953 and in memory of all Veterans of this community who have served in the armed forces through the efforts of Laroy Farst Post 245 I pledge allegiance . . .

(War, Korean • War, World II) Includes complete text, location, directions, 6 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

Greenmound Veterans Monument #3

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near New Madison, Ohio.
Remembering those who defend our freedom all gave some some gave all honoring Veterans past, present, future American Legion Post 245

(Military • War, Vietnam) Includes location, directions, 6 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

Alexander Winton Homestead

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Lakewood, Ohio.
On this site, Alexander Winton (1860-1932), an American automobile pioneer, built and lived in a lakefront estate named Roseneath. Winton was born in Scotland and immigrated to the United States as a young man, settling in . . .

(Industry & Commerce • Notable Places) Includes complete text, location, directions, 5 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

Paresis Hall

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New York, New York.
On this site once stood the notorious Columbia Hall, one of several Bowery nightspots catering to gay men during the 1890s. Known by anti-vice crusaders as Paresis Hall, it was owned by gangster James T. “Biff” Ellison, who . . .

(Civil Rights • Entertainment) Includes complete text, location, directions, 5 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

Slingerland Family Burial Vault Erected 1852

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Slingerlands, New York.
John I. 1804-1861 Congressman, abolitionist Champion of the Homestead Act

(Abolition & Underground RR • Politics) Includes location, directions, 3 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

Bo Ryan

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
One of the winningest coaches in college basketball history, Bo Ryan spent over 30 years as the head coach for three UW-System Schools: UW-Platteville, UW-Milwaukee and UW-Madison. At UW-Platteville, Ryan led the school to a . . .

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

Trinity Church

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Fairfield, New York.
Organized Jan. 5, 1807. Consecrated by Bishop Moore "Mother Church" of local Episcopal Churches. National Register 1993.

(Churches & Religion) Includes location, directions, 4 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

Middleville War Memorial

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Middleville, New York.
This memorial dedicated to the gallant men and women from our community who served their country in peace and war.

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

Lewis Hotel and Central School

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Lewis, New York.
The Village of Lewis started to be developed in 1818. One of the first buildings was the Lewis Hotel owned and operated by David Sykes. It was located on the corner where Route 9 meets Fox Run Road until it burned down on . . .

(Education • Industry & Commerce) Includes complete text, location, directions, 1 photo, GPS coordinates, map.

Donald Driver

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Selected by the Green Bay Packers in the final round of the 1999 NFL Draft, Donald Driver beat the odds to become one of the greatest receivers in franchise history. Driver spent his entire career with the Packers, making . . .

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

Ron Dayne

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Considered one of the greatest athletes in Wisconsin Badger history, Ron Dayne ran through the competition on his way to an incomparable collegiate career. As a four-year started for the Badgers, Dayne finished his career as . . .

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

Maccabee Hall and Other Lewis Landmarks

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Lewis, New York.
Maccabee Hall was a space developed to hold meetings of the Knights and Ladies of the Maccabees. The Maccabees were a Jewish religious group that provided insurance.and was active in issues of fairness. In 1915 the Ladies of . . .

(Charity & Public Work • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers) Includes complete text, location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

McGurk’s Suicide Hall

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New York, New York.
On this site once stood a five-story tenement building which between 1895 and 1902 housed the notorious McGurk’s Suicide Hall. Advertised as “The roughest joint in town,” McGurk’s attracted the lowest of low-brow clientele – . . .

(Entertainment • Industry & Commerce • Women) Includes complete text, location, directions, 6 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

Keeseville, New York War Memorial

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Keeseville, New York.
Our Community honors the courage, sacrifice and devotion of its veterans We always remember all who served, fought, and died in defense of America's freedom and who asked nothing in return. Let us not lose what they have gained.

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

Sherri Steinhauer

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Sherri Steinhauer is one of the greatest golfers of all-time to come from the State of Wisconsin. During her career on the LPGA Tour, she won eight Tour events, including two Major victories at the Women's British Open in . . .

(Sports • Women) Includes complete text, location, directions, 3 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

Doylestown National Guard Armory

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Doyleston, Pennsylvania.
Built in 1909, the Doylestown National Guard Armory Stood On This Site for More Than 100 Years, Original Home To The Only Military Unit Based In Bucks County: Company G, 6th Infantry Regiment, National Guard of Pennsylvania. . . .

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

Fort Plain War Memorial

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near Fort Plain, New York.
In honor of the Patriots who labored and fought for the cause of American Liberty in the Mohawk Valley 1777-1783

(War, US Revolutionary) Includes location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

What Did They Do?

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Saint Paul, Minnesota.
3M constantly improved its machinery and technology to develop, produce, and sell its products. Nonetheless, it was dependent on its people to get the job done. Some of these jobs no longer exist or have been completely . . .

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

CBGB

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New York, New York.
This is the birthplace of punk rock. A grungy and chaotic laboratory of musical innovation, it witnesses early performance by The Ramones, Patti Smith, Talking Heads, Television, Richard Hell, Blondie, The Police, Dead Boys, . . .

(Arts, Letters, Music • Entertainment) Includes complete text, location, directions, 6 photos, GPS coordinates, map.
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