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Site of Old Mills

New York, Washington County, HartfordI. Norton built dam 1814 Downs Clothing Works Woodell Starch Mill 1866 Daicy Cabinet Works 1870 Higby Tannery below 1818 (Industry & Commerce • Settlements...

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Roger Q. Mills Home

Texas, Navarro County, CorsicanaOutstanding example plantation architecture. Was long the home of U. S. Senator Roger Quarles Mills (1832-1911). Born in Kentucky, Mills came to Corsicana in 1852. Was...

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Port Jackson

Tennessee, Madison County, JacksonThree-quarters of a mile southeast, on the bank of the Forked Deer River was the little river port of Jackson, at first called Alexandria, from which cotton was...

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Butterfield Overland Mail

Texas, Culberson County, near Pine SpringsButterfield Overland Mail First Overland Mail Route from St. Louis, Missouri to San Francisco, California. As a forerunner of the Pony Express and...

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F-100F Super Sabre

Kansas, Montgomery County, Independence Manufacturer: North American Aviation, Inc. from 1956 through 1959 Crew: Pilot and Weapons Officer Primary Service: Vietnam War Aircraft Classification:...

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El Paso Salt War

Texas, Hudspeth County, near Salt FlatResentment over private control of the salt lakes in this region, often called Guadalupe Lakes, led to the El Paso Salt War 1877 which entailed the loss of many...

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Brannan's Division

Georgia, Walker County, near Fort Oglethorpe[Text on the First Tablet]:Brannan's Division - Thomas Corps. Brig. Gen. John M. Brannan. Sept. 20, 1863. 1 to 7:30 P.M. 1st Brigade - Col. Morton C. Hunter....

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Connell's Brigade

Georgia, Walker County, near Fort OglethorpeConnell's Brigade Brannan's Division - Thomas' Corps. Col. Morton's C. Hunter.Sept. 20, 186382nd Indiana - Col. Morton C. Hunter. 17th Ohio - Lieut. Col....

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Lewis Haines (Lew) Wentz

Oklahoma, Kay County, Ponca City Philanthropist Oil Man Donor: Wentz Camp, Wentz Pool Wentz Municipal Golf Course Ponca City, Oklahoma Founder: The Society For Crippled Children University of Oklahoma...

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E. W. Marland

Oklahoma, Kay County, Ponca CityPioneer Oil Developer Philanthropist & Humanitarian Leader in Developing the Economy Culture and Beauty of Ponca City Donor of Pioneer Woman Statue Governor of...

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John W. Thomas

Tennessee, Davison County, NashvilleA native of Nashville. Forty-eight years in the service of the Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway; President for twenty-two years. President of the...

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Sunnyside High School

Oklahoma, Jefferson County, near RyanClosed 1929 Commissioner Bill Griffin 1990 (Education) Includes location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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Memorial Park

Oklahoma, Stephens County, DuncanSponsored by American War Dads Duncan Chapter No. 7 1946 Dedicated to the memory of those who served (War, World II) Includes location, directions, 4 photos, GPS...

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Clean Drinking Manor

Maryland, Montgomery County, Chevy ChaseThis Spring is on the site of Clean Drinking, a land grant surveyed for Col. John Courts in 1699. Descendants of Courts, the Jones family, lived at nearby Clean...

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The Wilson House

Wisconsin, Ozaukee County, Port WashingtonErected 1891 Restoration 1983-1989 Owners R.J. Schowalter Frank M. Metz Architect Ehrlich, Genson and Assoc., Inc. Port Washington, Wisconsin (Notable...

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Indiana's Northern Boundary Line

Indiana, Steuben County, near FremontIndiana admitted by the U.S. Congress as nineteenth state 1816. Enabling Act moved northern boundary ten miles north of southernmost tip of Lake Michigan providing...

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Rebuilding Rosie Parks

Maryland, Talbot County, St MichaelsMuseum craftsmen are restoring this historic skipjack, which was built in 1955 to dredge oysters from the bottom of the Chesapeake Bay. Why is this skipjack...

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The Miles River

Maryland, Talbot County, St MichaelsIn front of you, the Miles River is carrying freshwater down to the Chesapeake Bay. Twice a day, saltwater tides from the Atlantic Ocean push back the fresh water...

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20-Minute Cliff

Virginia, Nelson County, MontebelloIn June and July during corn-choppin time, this cliff serves the folks in White Rock community as a time piece. Twenty minutes after sunlight strikes the rock face,...

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Lynch and Walker Flouring Mill

Wisconsin, Dane County, MazomanieHas been placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior (Notable Buildings) Includes location, directions, 3 photos,...

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