A gigantic map of all the cool plaques in the world. A project of 99% Invisible.

Davis Cooperative Centennial

Submitted by @jqmcd

Submitted by @jqmcd

    Gay Street Viaduct

    Submitted by @KJ4IPS

    Submitted by @KJ4IPS

      John Venn

      Another mock blue plaque has appeared in Hull - this time @alternaheritage have done one for John Venn next to the Drypool Bridge. The series of plaques celebrate local quirks & people. Submitted by ...

      Another mock blue plaque has appeared in Hull - this time @alternaheritage have done one for John Venn next to the Drypool Bridge. The series of plaques celebrate local quirks & people. Submitted by ...

        Rising Oceans

          Wildlife of the San Francisco Bay

            The San Francisco- Oakland Bay Bridge

              Port of Oakland

                Crossing the San Francisco Bay

                  A Long-Term Vision

                    Peace 平和

                    In 1992, Yoshihiro Hattori, a 16-year-old exchange student from Japan, was shot and killed when he accidentally approached the wrong house on his way to a party in Baton Rouge.   In his memory, the ...

                    In 1992, Yoshihiro Hattori, a 16-year-old exchange student from Japan, was shot and killed when he accidentally approached the wrong house on his way to a party in Baton Rouge.   In his memory, ...

                    • louisiana
                    • baton rouge
                    • crime
                    • peace

                    Rev. Dr. Steve J. Crump

                    We dedicate this oak to   Rev. Dr. Steve J. Crump  in gratitude for 36 years of ministry and dedication to our congregation.  Dedicated January 6, 2019

                    We dedicate this oak to   Rev. Dr. Steve J. Crump in gratitude for 36 years of ministry and dedication to our congregation.  Dedicated January 6, 2019

                    • louisiana
                    • unitarian churc...
                    • baton rouge

                    Synagogue Synagog

                    English  This building was the centre of the Jewish community in Aberdare as a place of worship and a meeting house from 1887-1957     Welsh   Yr adeilas hwn oedd canolfan cymuned Iddewif Aberdâr, ...

                    English  This building was the centre of the Jewish community in Aberdare as a place of worship and a meeting house from 1887-1957     Welsh   Yr adeilas hwn oedd canolfan cymuned Iddewif ...

                    • wales
                    • aberdare
                    • rhondda cynon t...
                    • religion
                    • jewish

                    Historic City Park Golf Course

                     Designed by Tom Bendelow of Aberdeen Scotland. Known as the Johnny Appleseed of American Golf. Oldest municipal golf course in Baton Rouge. Est. in 1928; golden age of golf in America.

                     Designed by Tom Bendelow of Aberdeen Scotland. Known as the Johnny Appleseed of American Golf. Oldest municipal golf course in Baton Rouge. Est. in 1928; golden age of golf in America.

                    • louisiana
                    • baton rouge
                    • sports
                    • golf

                    General Philemon Thomas

                    A roughhewn soldier of the Revolution, Thomas played a key role in the West Florida Rebellion, 1810, and served as district military commander in the Battle of New Orleans, 1815. The distinguished ...

                    A roughhewn soldier of the Revolution, Thomas played a key role in the West Florida Rebellion, 1810, and served as district military commander in the Battle of New Orleans, 1815. The ...

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                    • baton rouge
                    • patriot
                    • war of 1812
                    • revolutionary w...

                    Steele Burden

                    1900-1995    Self proclaimed

                    1900-1995    Self proclaimed "yard man" planted the now magnificent live oaks here in City Park

                    • louisiana
                    • park
                    • horticulture

                    Cast Iron Columns

                    1955  The three columns set on this stone base were among the 12 cast-iron columns that supported the old Baton Rouge City Market and later, the original Picnic Hill Pavilion built in 1955.

                    1955  The three columns set on this stone base were among the 12 cast-iron columns that supported the old Baton Rouge City Market and later, the original Picnic Hill Pavilion built in 1955.

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                    • park
                    • architecture

                    Carousel 1927

                    From the late 1920's until the early 1940's City Park had a carousel that was housed in a large pagoda-style building. It had 54 horses hand-crafted by Irish immigrant Bartholomew Murphy. 

                    From the late 1920's until the early 1940's City Park had a carousel that was housed in a large pagoda-style building. It had 54 horses hand- crafted by Irish immigrant Bartholomew Murphy.

                    • louisiana
                    • baton rouge
                    • park
                    • carousel

                    Betty Claiborne

                    July 23, 1963, 

                    July 23, 1963, "... We were looking at places that should've been open to everybody since everybody was paying public tax..."    - Betty Claiborne, commenting on her 1963 arrest for attempting ...

                    • louisiana
                    • baton rouge
                    • civil rights

                    Tom Bendelow (circa 1924)

                    City Park Golf Course Architect   Bendelow designed over 700 golf courses throughout the United States from the early 1900's to the 1930's including City Park in 1924.

                    City Park Golf Course Architect   Bendelow designed over 700 golf courses throughout the United States from the early 1900's to the 1930's including City Park in 1924.

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                    • baton rouge
                    • sports
                    • golf

                    Star Grocery

                    BERKELEY HISTORY STAR GROCERY The Star Grocery, one of Berkeley’s oldest and most beloved family run businesses, was founded in 1922 by Greek immigrant brothers Nick and Jim Pappas. They originally ...

                    BERKELEY HISTORY STAR GROCERY The Star Grocery, one of Berkeley’s oldest and most beloved family run businesses, was founded in 1922 by Greek immigrant brothers Nick and Jim Pappas. They originally ...

                      Moses Stacy Homestead

                      Submitted by @zakouts84

                      Submitted by @zakouts84

                        Freedom Trail

                          The Dedication of the Santa Ana Temple. Mérida, Yucatan

                          Submitted by @kevl42

                          Submitted by @kevl42

                            Pickett's charge, Gettysburg

                              Jennings Trail, Machamux