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Telegraph Store and Post Office

Texas, Kimble County, near JunctionThis Kimble County landmark was named for a nearby canyon from which trees were cut for telegraph poles in the mid-19th century. The store and post office were built...

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Korean War Memorial

Massachusetts, Hampden County, ChicopeeTop-front"The Chicopee Veterans Organizations erect this monument to honor allwho served in the United States Armed Forces during the Korean War.June 1950 July...

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Florence Jodzies

Virginia, Fairfax County, OaktonHere in 1934, at her home Harmony Farm, Florence Jodzies founded the Vale Home Demonstration Club, affiliated with the Virginia Cooperative Extension Service. An...

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LeClaire, Illinois

Illinois, Madison County, EdwardsvilleSocial visionary N.O. Nelson founded the village of LeClaire in 1890, naming it after Edme Jean LeClaire, who inaugurated profit sharing in France. In contrast to...

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Benjamin Stephenson House

Illinois, Madison County, EdwardsvilleStephenson House built 1820 Listed on the National Register of Historic Places for Historical & Architectural Significance (Notable Buildings • Politics •...

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Site of Eames Massacre

Massachusetts, Middlesex County, FraminghamHere stood the home of Thomas Eames, burned by the Indians in King Philip’s War Feb. 1, 1676. His wife and five children were slain and four carried into...

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The Kelsey Ranch

California, Alameda County, BerkeleyOn a once rural site now bordered by Russell Street, College Avenue, and Stuart Street, the Kelsey family planted orchards and grew ornamental plants on land they...

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Union Cemetery War Memorial

New York, Orange County, Highland FallsIn memoryof our dead heroessoldiers, sailors and marinesof all wars.               U.S.A. (Patriots & Patriotism) Includes location, directions, 4 photos, GPS...

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Orchard Lane

California, Alameda County, BerkeleyCity of Berkeley Landmark designated in 1991 One of Berkeley’s romantic treasures, Orchard Lane is the formal pedestrian entrance to the Panoramic Hill residential...

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Panoramic Hill

California, Alameda County, BerkeleyBerkeley History The Panoramic Hill Historic District typifies Berkeley’s early hillside neighborhoods. Steep and narrow Panoramic Way, carved out in 1888, opened...

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“A People’s History of Telegraph Avenue”

California, Alameda County, BerkeleyMural designed by Osha Newmann, painted with O’Brien Thiele, Janet Kranzberg, Daniel Galvez and many others Painted in 1976 Restored and enlarged in 1999 City of...

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Mrs. E.P. (Stella) King Building

California, Alameda County, BerkeleyCity of Berkeley Landmark designated in 2005 This corner store was built for Stella King’s dry goods business and upstairs residence. Until the shop closed in 1923,...

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The American Hotel

California, El Dorado County, GeorgetownServed as – hotel, rooming house, sanitarium and private residence during mining era. Burned in 1897, rebuilt it 1899. (Industry & Commerce • Notable...

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St. Joseph Catholic Church

Michigan, Washtenaw County, DexterThe Catholic church in this village dates back to 1840 with Fathers Cullen, Hennesy and Pulsers serving the predominantly Irish parishioners for nearly thirty years....

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Welcome to Trophy Point

New York, Orange County, West PointThe cannon of this historic site are trophies of war. They were captured or surrendered in American conflicts through more than two hundred years. The first trophies...

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Charles W. Woodworth House

California, Alameda County, BerkeleyCity of Berkeley Landmark designated in 1993 Entomologist, naturalist, physicist, and inventor Charles W. Woodworth designed and built this all-redwood house in the...

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Berkeley Piano Club

California, Alameda County, BerkeleyCity of Berkeley Landmark designated in 2005 The Berkeley Piano Club, dedicated to the performance and study of music, was founded in 1893 by a group of local women....

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Latino Blood, American Hearts

California, Los Angeles County, Los AngelesThis site is dedicated to the Latino-American Heroes who received the Congressional Medal of Honor, our nation's highest award for bravery. For love of...

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Washington's Land

West Virginia, Marshall County, near MoundsvilleThis tract of 587 acres in Round Bottom was patented by George Washington in 1784 after a purchase of warrants held by officers of the French and Indian...

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The Old Spanish Trail

California, Los Angeles, Los AngelesThis plaque marks the end of the Old Spanish Trail, an historic pack trail from Santa Fe to the Pueblo of Los Angeles. This trail was used by Mexican traders who...

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