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Hart County World War II & Korean War Memorial

Georgia, Hart County, HartwellIn loving memory of those who have made the supreme sacrifice and in honor of those who served. Dedicated this eleventh day of November nineteen hundred ninety by the...

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Veterans of All Wars

Georgia, Hart County, HartwellDedicated to the glory of God and to the veterans of all wars.Includes location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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Royston, GA / U.S. Bicentennial Monument

Georgia, Franklin County, RoystonNorth Inscription Royston, GA The tri-county city where agriculture and industry join hands with progress! Mid Strickland, Mayor Imogene Lester, City Clerk Councilmen...

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Bidwell Bar

California, Butte County, OrovilleErected by Argonaut Parlor No. 8 Native Sons of the Golden West And Butte County Board of Supervisors To designate the site of the second county seat of Butte County...

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Bidwell Bar Bridge and Tollhouse

California, Butte County, OrovilleOriginally constructed on a site one and a half miles northeast of this location in 1856 Rededicated on July 30, 1977 on this Kelly Ridge site to avoid inundation by...

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Attorney Abraham Lincoln

Illinois, Jefferson County, Mount Vernon This monument commemorates Abraham Lincoln's visit to this courthouse on November 18-19, 1859. At that time this building was the Illinois Supreme Court, First...

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State of Illinois v. Illinois Central Railroad

Illinois, Jefferson County, Mount Vernon From 1853 until his nomination for the Presidency in 1860, Lincoln was retained as an attorney by the Illinois Central Railroad, the leading corporation in the...

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The Illinois Supreme Court in Mt. Vernon

Illinois, Jefferson County, Mount Vernon Illinois's Second State Constitution, which was adopted in 1848, provided for one Supreme Court divided into three Grand Divisions. Mt. Vernon was designated as...

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Washington’s Crossing and March to Trenton

Pennsylvania, Bucks County, Washington CrossingCrossing Begins |Dec., 25 – 4:00 PM:Washington crossed with commanders John Sullivan, Nathanael Greene, John Glover, and Henry Knox along with 2,400...

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Tyrus Raymond Cobb

Georgia, Franklin County, RoystonTy Cobb Lifetime Record 1904 - 1928 Games 3,033 At Bat 11,429 Runs 2,244 Hits 4,191 Put Outs 6,294 Errors 274 Home Runs 118 Stolen Bases 892 Runs Batted In 1,901...

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The Appellate Court in Mt. Vernon

Illinois, Jefferson County, Mount Vernon In 1870 a Third State Constitution was adopted. The Constitution of 1870 provided for the establishment of the Illinois Appellate Court by the legislature after...

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Why Is Lincoln Beardless?

Illinois, Jefferson County, Mount Vernon This monument depicts Abraham Lincoln as he appeared in the late 1850s. In the fall of 1860, a few weeks before he was elected to the Presidency, Lincoln...

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Mertens Baptist Church

Texas, Hill County, MertensOn June 14, 1884, a small group of Baptists, led by W. J. Priddy, D. P. Sanders, and J. C. Osborne, met to organize a Baptist church. Originally known as Richland Baptist...

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Mercer County Vietnam Veterans Memorial

New Jersey, Mercer County, West WindsorWe, the members of Vietnam Veterans United, Inc. dedicate this memorial to our fallen brothers who did not come home, from the Vietnam War. They have made the...

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USS Michigan Anchor

Pennsylvania, Erie County, ErieBuilt in Erie in 1843, USS Michigan (later named Wolverine) was the US Navy’s first iron-hulled ship. Michigan was stationed in Erie, served on the Great Lakes until...

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David Berger Memorial

Ohio, Cuyahoga County, BeachwoodA monument in the memory of David Berger stands as both a reminder of violence, and a hope that man will one day overcome violence. The Olympic emblem of five...

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Underground Railway Marker

New York, Washington County, KingsburyThis stone chair was placed a few yards from this spot in 1841. Who placed it here and why is unknown. However, it may have been a guide post for the Underground...

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Forgotten Village of Brandywine

Ohio, Summit County, NorthfieldA bustling village once surrounded these falls. Taking advantage of the waterpower, George Wallace built a sawmill here in 1814. Over the next decade, the Village of...

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Kingsbury Street

New York, Washington County, KingsburyThe first settler of this neighborhood was Oliver Colvin, who came here in 1766, and was the second pioneer of the Town of Kingsbury. At one time there were two...

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Patten's Mills Cemetery

New York, Washington County, KingsburyThe first burial here is believed to be John Jones, who was the first settler of the Town of Kingsbury to pass away here, 1772. There are veterans of the...

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