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Herman Melville

Herman Melville The American Author resided from 1863 - 1891 at this site 104 East 26th Street where he wrote Billy Budd among other worksSubmitted by Erik Lander

Herman Melville The American Author resided from 1863 - 1891 at this site 104 East 26th Street where he wrote Billy Budd among other worksSubmitted by Erik Lander

    Ester Armstrong

      El Paso International Airport Terminal Consolidated Security Checkpoint

        Thank You To Those Who Made This Memorial Possible

          JOHN WINTHROP JR, BLAST FURNACE

          JOHN WINTHROP, JR. BLAST FURNACE HAS BEEN DESIGNATED AN HISTORICAL LANDMARK BY AMERICAN SOCIETY OF METALS IN 1644,JOHN WINTHROP JR, BUILT THE FIRST COMMERCIAL BLAST IRON FURNACE IN AMERICA AT QUINCY, ...

          JOHN WINTHROP, JR. BLAST FURNACE HAS BEEN DESIGNATED AN HISTORICAL LANDMARK BY AMERICAN SOCIETY OF METALS IN 1644,JOHN WINTHROP JR, BUILT THE FIRST COMMERCIAL BLAST IRON FURNACE IN AMERICA AT QUINCY, ...

            Bunkie Depot Museum

            The Texas and Pacific Railway established a station on the main line at Bunkie in 1882. The current depot, built in 1911 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, is the only existing ...

            The Texas and Pacific Railway established a station on the main line at Bunkie in 1882. The current depot, built in 1911 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, is the only existing ...

            • louisiana
            • bunkie
            • avoyelles paris...
            • railroad
            • jefferson highw...

            Junction City

            Founded 1894at the junction of2 states, 1 county,2 parishes,and 3 congressional districts.

            Founded 1894at the junction of2 states, 1 county,2 parishes,and 3 congressional districts.

            • arkansas
            • louisiana

            Old Rapides Cemetery

            As settlers moved into central Louisiana in the mid-1700s, thecolonial Spanish government established a post named El Rapido, alsocalled Poste du Rapide by local French settlers.During the same ...

            As settlers moved into central Louisiana in the mid-1700s, thecolonial Spanish government established a post named El Rapido, alsocalled Poste du Rapide by local French settlers.During the same ...

            • louisiana
            • pineville
            • cemetery
            • rapides parish

            St. John The Baptist Cemetery

            ST. JOHN the BAPTIST CEMETERYESTABLISHED 1772WELCOME TO THIS HOLY PLACE.THE CATHOLIC CEMETERY IS THE LAST RESTINGPLACE OF THE BODIES OF THE FAITHFUL DEPARTEDAWAITING REUNION WITH THEIR SOULS AT ...

            ST. JOHN the BAPTIST CEMETERYESTABLISHED 1772WELCOME TO THIS HOLY PLACE.THE CATHOLIC CEMETERY IS THE LAST RESTINGPLACE OF THE BODIES OF THE FAITHFUL DEPARTEDAWAITING REUNION WITH THEIR SOULS AT ...

            • louisiana
            • cemetery
            • catholic
            • new orleans

            Po' Henry and Tookie

            Henry Dorsey & Marlan Tookie Collom first met while working on a cotton farm, their mutual love for old time delta blues made them friends for life. As the duo Po'Henry and Tookie, they played New ...

            Henry Dorsey & Marlan Tookie Collom first met while working on a cotton farm, their mutual love for old time delta blues made them friends for life. As the duo Po'Henry and Tookie, they played New ...

            • louisiana
            • rayville
            • blues
            • delta blues
            • music

            Richard A. Lewis Memorial

            This plaque is placed here by the Town of Dubach, the Dubach Revitalization Coalition, and Drabo to honor the memory of Richard A.

            This plaque is placed here by the Town of Dubach, the Dubach Revitalization Coalition, and Drabo to honor the memory of Richard A. "Dickie Lewis and to show appreciation for his generosity to ...

            • louisiana
            • dubach
            • citizen memoria...
            • town square

            Arthur L. Larson

              Here Rest U.S. Army and Navy Veterans

                Fairview Volunteer Fire Dep't

                  William G. "Bill" Wolters Fire Chief

                    Sylvester Baxter Riverfront State Park

                      William D. Hayward Memorial Amphitheater Lone Tree Sanctuary Garden Dedicated 1997

                        Private First Class Ernest W. Prussman, U.S. Army Medal Of Honor

                        September 15, 1921 - September 8, 1944The Medal of Honor is the nation’s highest military award. Ernest W. Prussman of Murdock street, Brightion died heroically in Loscoat, France while attacking an ...

                        September 15, 1921 - September 8, 1944The Medal of Honor is the nation’s highest military award. Ernest W. Prussman of Murdock street, Brightion died heroically in Loscoat, France while attacking an ...

                        • memorial - stat...

                        puerto rican veterans memorial

                          Patrick L. Sullivan

                            Senator Joseph Finnegan Park at Port Norfolk

                            Joseph Finnegan Park at Port Norfolk in Dorchester, Boston. This was a former industrial site that housed the Shaffer Paper Company. Now an oasis of life with restored wetlands and an important part ...

                            Joseph Finnegan Park at Port Norfolk in Dorchester, Boston. This was a former industrial site that housed the Shaffer Paper Company. Now an oasis of life with restored wetlands and an important part ...

                              The Life And Times Of The Boston Harbor

                                Treaty of Utrecht

                                This plaque at the back of the old town hall in the center of Utrecht tells about the treaty of Utrecht. It is in Dutch and English text, and explains that in april 1713 the first time that diplomacy ...

                                This plaque at the back of the old town hall in the center of Utrecht tells about the treaty of Utrecht. It is in Dutch and English text, and explains that in april 1713 the first time that diplomacy ...

                                • townhall
                                • treaty of utrec...

                                Willemshof

                                This plaque tells the history of the building called

                                This plaque tells the history of the building called "Willemshof". It started as the royal horse stables of king Willem II, and was donated to be converted into a church by his son king Willem III. ...

                                • office building
                                • former church
                                • royal stables

                                West Bridgewater Monument, built 1879

                                 The memorial was dedicated on July 4, 1879. It lists the names of the 30 West Bridgewater residents who died in the war. The primary inscription reads, “In Memory of the Citizens of this Town, in ...

                                 The memorial was dedicated on July 4, 1879. It lists the names of the 30 West Bridgewater residents who died in the war. The primary inscription reads, “In Memory of the Citizens of this Town, in ...