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Olivas Adobe

California, Ventura County, VenturaThe original small adobe on this site was built by Don Raimundo Olivas and his son, Nicolas, in 1837. The present structure was begun in 1847, with roof beams from...

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Cooks Ferry

Pennsylvania, Beaver County, IndustryEstablished in 1859 by George Washington Cook. Operated by the Cook family until 1918. Then sold to the Flemings. Bought by Christy and Morrow in 1919. Known as...

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Junction Park

Pennsylvania, Beaver County, near RochesterBuilt by Beaver Valley Traction Co. to increase trolley ridership. 2 roller coasters, carousel, diner theatre, dance hall, dark ride, and grandstands with a...

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The Sandy and Beaver Canal

Pennsylvania, Beaver County, near GlasgowThis waterway was completed in 1848 to connect the Ohio Canal System with the Ohio River at Glasgow. Neither financially or technically successful, the canal...

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Industry

Pennsylvania, Beaver County, IndustryMidland-2 Industry Named For Early Coal And Lumber Industries Founded 1836 (Notable Places) Includes location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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60th Troop Carrier Group

Ohio, Montgomery County, Wright-Patterson Air Force BaseDedicated to the Gallant Men of the 60th Troop Carrier Group Stations Chelveston, England Aldermaston, England Tafaroui, Algeria • Relizane,...

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354th Fighter Group

Ohio, Montgomery County, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base To honor our comrades who fought and died in the service of our country 353rd Squadron • 355th Squadron 356th Squadron Dedicated 22 October 1993...

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Major General Frederic H. Miller, Jr., USAF

Ohio, Montgomery County, Wright-Patterson Air Force BaseA tribute to our commander North Pickenham, England • June-December 1944 The men of the 491st Bomb Group (H), 8th Air Force, gratefully recognize...

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Major Richard A Keylor Sr

Ohio, Montgomery County, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base Gallantly served his country 9 October 1957 - 31 March 1987 Command Pilot • Instructor Safety Officer U-2 • F-4 • T-38 • UH-1 (Air & Space •...

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Airborne Forces Memorial Bridge

Wisconsin, Portage County, Stevens PointParachutes • Air Assault Gliders • Glider Pilots Airborne ForcesMemorial To Their Perpetual Honor Presented By The Citizens Of Wisconsin and The Badger State...

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The Big Spring

Nebraska, Deuel County, Big SpringsPioneers traveling west on the Oregon Trail discovered this spring that Plains Indians had frequented for centuries. It provided an oasis for man and beast alike in...

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Portolá Expedition

California, Ventura County, Santa PaulaOn August 11, 1769, the Portolá Expedition at the junction of the Arroyo Mupa and Santa Paula Creek, at a place they named the Holy Martyrs Ipolito and Cassiano....

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Sycamore Tree

California, Ventura County, near Santa PaulaIn 1846 General John C. Fremont passed this site of the sycamore tree on his way to sign a treaty with General Andres Pico to secure California for future...

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Ventura County Courthouse

California, Ventura County, VenturaThe courthouse was designed in 1910 by one of the early pioneers of architecture in Southern California--Albert C. Martin, Sr. Dedicated in July 1913, the structure...

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Mission Dam and Flume

California, San Diego County, San DiegoAfter many attempts dated back to 1774 to provide a reliable source of water for crops and livestock for Mission San Diego de Alcala, a dam and flume system was...

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La Punta De Los Muertos

California, San Diego County, San DiegoBurial site of Sailors and Marines in 1782 when San Diego Bay was surveyed & charted by Don Juan Pantoja y Arriaga, pilot, and Don José Tovar, mate, of the...

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Old La Playa

California, San Diego County, San DiegoFrom 1770 to 1870, this was San Diego's port. Over the Brookline hide house, Americans unofficially raised a U.S. flag in 1829. At that time La Playa was a...

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El Desembarcadero

California, San Diego County, San DiegoA landing near this point was used on May 1, 1769, by men from the San Antonio and San Carlos to bring fresh water from the San Diego River close by to the...

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Charles U. Rapp, Jr.

Ohio, Montgomery County, Wright-Patterson Air Force BaseIn memory ofCharles U. Rapp, Jr. and the Crew ofHard to Get Dean C. Allen • Eugene W. Leveque James R. Carey • Robert B. Newsbigle Charles H....

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RAF Burtonwood

Ohio, Montgomery County, Wright-Patterson Air Force BaseDedicated to all American and British personnel who served at RAF Burtonwood, Warrington, England at any time from its opening in 1940 to its...

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