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Francis T. Nicholls 1834-1912

On the site directly across from this marker Francis T. Nicholls — Confederate General, Governor and Chief Justice of the State Supreme Court — was born and reared.

On the site directly across from this marker Francis T. Nicholls — Confederate General, Governor and Chief Justice of the State Supreme Court — was born and reared.

  • louisiana
  • civil war

Bicentennial Jazz Plaza

Jazz developed at the turn of the 20th century in south Louisiana and was born from a combination of musical traditions: work songs, spirituals, blues, and ragtime. From the early days of vaudeville ...

Jazz developed at the turn of the 20th century in south Louisiana and was born from a combination of musical traditions: work songs, spirituals, blues, and ragtime. From the early days of vaudeville ...

  • louisiana
  • jazz
  • music

Walter Lemann, Sr. Pumping Station, Bayou Lafourche Fresh Water District - 1955

 This facility is dedicated to the memory of Walter Lemann, Sr. (1879-1952) a citizen of Donaldsonville whose untiring efforts to restore a flow of fresh water to Bayou Lafourche continued from its ...

 This facility is dedicated to the memory of Walter Lemann, Sr. (1879-1952) a citizen of Donaldsonville whose untiring efforts to restore a flow of fresh water to Bayou Lafourche continued from its ...

  • louisiana

Dr. King's Last Flight

DR. KING’S LAST FLIGHT On April 3, 1968, the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., a pivotal leader in the Modern Civil Rights Movement, landed at Memphis Metropolitan Airport for what would be his ...

DR. KING’S LAST FLIGHT On April 3, 1968, the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., a pivotal leader in the Modern Civil Rights Movement, landed at Memphis Metropolitan Airport for what would be his ...

    Plough Boulevard

    PLOUGH BOULEVARD PLOUGH BOULVARD, THE AIRPORT CONNECTOR ROAD, IS NAMED FOR AND DEDICATED IN HONOR OF ONE OF MEMPHIS’ LEADING CITIZENS AND PHILANTHROPISTS, ABE PLOUGH. THE LANDSCAPING AND ...

    PLOUGH BOULEVARD PLOUGH BOULVARD, THE AIRPORT CONNECTOR ROAD, IS NAMED FOR AND DEDICATED IN HONOR OF ONE OF MEMPHIS’ LEADING CITIZENS AND PHILANTHROPISTS, ABE PLOUGH. THE LANDSCAPING ...

      "City of Memphis" B-29

      THE “CITY OF MEMPHIS” B-29 DID ITS SHARE John J. “Jim” Handwerker – Pilot TO WIN THE WAR IN THE PACIFIC THIRTEEN OTHER PILOTS AND THEIR CREWMEN HELPED MAKE IT HAPPEN TOO Jack T.Billings Ray J. Carter ...

      THE “CITY OF MEMPHIS” B-29 DID ITS SHARE John J. “Jim” Handwerker – Pilot TO WIN THE WAR IN THE PACIFIC THIRTEEN OTHER PILOTS AND THEIR CREWMEN HELPED MAKE IT HAPPEN TOO Jack T.Billings Ray J. Carter ...

        4th Ferrying Group

        4th Ferrying Group, Ferrying Division, Air Transport Command, United States Army Air Force Memphis, Tennessee 1942-1946 Delivered Aircraft & Supplies all over the world Dedicated to members of the ...

        4th Ferrying Group, Ferrying Division, Air Transport Command, United States Army Air Force Memphis, Tennessee 1942-1946 Delivered Aircraft & Supplies all over the world Dedicated to members of the ...

          Lt. Col. Weathers

          Lt. Col. Luke Joseph Weathers, Jr. December 16, 1920 – October 15, 2011 Tuskegee Airman, FAA Air Traffic Control Specialist, and Memphis Civil Rights Pioneer   Luke Joseph Weathers, Jr. moved to ...

          Lt. Col. Luke Joseph Weathers, Jr. December 16, 1920 – October 15, 2011 Tuskegee Airman, FAA Air Traffic Control Specialist, and Memphis Civil Rights Pioneer   Luke Joseph Weathers, Jr. moved to ...

            Plaque of the Mission Hill Brewery

              North Berkeley Congregational (Grace North) Church

              NORTH BERKELEY CONGREGATIONAL (GRACE NORTH) CHURCH James W. Plachek, Architect, 1913   When architect James Plachek was hired at the age of 29 to design this church, it was his first major commission ...

              NORTH BERKELEY CONGREGATIONAL (GRACE NORTH) CHURCH James W. Plachek, Architect, 1913   When architect James Plachek was hired at the age of 29 to design this church, it was his first major commission ...

                De Soto House

                The De Soto House OPENED IN APRIL, 1855, THE FIVE-STORY 240 ROOM DE SOTO HOUSE WAS “THE LARGEST AND MOST LUXURIOUS HOTEL IN THE WEST.”  ABRAHAM LINCOLN SPOKE FROM ITS BALCONY IN 1856 AND STEPHEN A. ...

                The De Soto House OPENED IN APRIL, 1855, THE FIVE- STORY 240 ROOM DE SOTO HOUSE WAS “THE LARGEST AND MOST LUXURIOUS HOTEL IN THE WEST.”  ABRAHAM LINCOLN SPOKE FROM ITS BALCONY IN 1856 AND STEPHEN A. ...

                  Ulysses S. Grant Home National Historical Landmark

                  ULYSSES S. GRANT HOME HAS BEEN DESIGNATED A REGISTERED NATIONAL HISTORICAL LANDMARK UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF THE HISTORIC SIES ACT OF AUGUST 21, 1935 THIS SITE POSSESSES EXCEPTIONAL VALUE IN ...

                  ULYSSES S. GRANT HOME HAS BEEN DESIGNATED A REGISTERED NATIONAL HISTORICAL LANDMARK UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF THE HISTORIC SIES ACT OF AUGUST 21, 1935 THIS SITE POSSESSES EXCEPTIONAL VALUE ...

                    Julie Dent Grant - First Lady

                    JULIA DENT GRANT FIRST LADY 1869-1877     Submitted by Bryan Arnold @nanowhiskers

                    JULIA DENT GRANT FIRST LADY 1869-1877 Submitted by Bryan Arnold @nanowhiskers

                      Julia Dent Grant

                      JULIA DENT GRANT   Submitted by Bryan Arnold @nanowhiskers

                      JULIA DENT GRANT   Submitted by Bryan Arnold @nanowhiskers

                        HOME OF GENERAL AND 18TH PRESIDENT ULYSSES S. GRANT

                        HOME OF GENERAL AND 18TH PRESIDENT ULYSSES S. GRANT 500 BOUTHILLIER STREET GALENA, ILLINOIS   Submitted by Bryan Arnold @nanowhiskers

                        HOME OF GENERAL AND 18TH PRESIDENT ULYSSES S. GRANT 500 BOUTHILLIER STREET GALENA, ILLINOIS Submitted by Bryan Arnold @nanowhiskers

                          Bayougoula Indians

                          The Bayougoula Indians were some of the first Native Americans the French met in Louisiana. As Iberville and Bienville made their way up the Mississippi River, they came to a Bayougoula village here ...

                          The Bayougoula Indians were some of the first Native Americans the French met in Louisiana. As Iberville and Bienville made their way up the Mississippi River, they came to a Bayougoula village here ...

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                          • native american

                          Burgess

                            Sir Allen Lane

                            Sir  Allen Lane  1902 - 1970  Publisher  was inspired to create  Penguin Books at this  station in 1934  Submitted by @Katherine_McDon

                            Sir  Allen Lane  1902 - 1970  Publisher  was inspired to create  Penguin Books at this  station in 1934  Submitted by @Katherine_McDon

                              Luke Howard, Namer of Clouds

                              Submitted by @urbigenous

                              Submitted by @urbigenous

                              • luke howard
                              • namer of clouds
                              • bruce grove
                              • tottenham

                              James Ward Public School

                              Chicago Landmark  James Ward Public School  Johnston and Edelmann (1874-75);  Normand S. Patton (1897)  John C. Christensen (1924), architects  1874-75, additions 1897 and 1924  The earliest section ...

                              Chicago Landmark  James Ward Public School Johnston and Edelmann (1874-75);  Normand S. Patton (1897)  John C. Christensen (1924), architects  1874-75, additions 1897 and 1924  The earliest section ...

                              • chicago
                              • fire
                              • school
                              • lintels
                              • semicolon

                              Benicia Fire Department Headquarters Station

                                Michael L. Clevenger

                                  Hotel Oakland

                                    Oakland Memorial Park

                                    • earthquake
                                    • oakland
                                    • loma prieta
                                    • 1987

                                    Oakland Fire Department Loma Prieta Earthquake

                                    • earthquake
                                    • oakland
                                    • loma prieta
                                    • 1987