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(Former) South Side Trust and Savings Bank

Chicago Landmark (Former) South Side Trust and Savings Bank Albert A. Schwartz, architect 1922 With Its giant two-story corner columns, the South Side Trust and Savings Bank is an excellent example ...

Chicago Landmark (Former) South Side Trust and Savings Bank Albert A. Schwartz, architect 1922 With Its giant two-story corner columns, the South Side Trust and Savings Bank is an excellent example ...

    Mohandas K. Gandhi

    Plaque for a statue of Gandhi in Union Sq. Park, NYC The obscured text on the plaque is Henry J. Stern, Commissioner of Parks and Recreation. Submitted by Jonathan Reiss

    Plaque for a statue of Gandhi in Union Sq. Park, NYC The obscured text on the plaque is Henry J. Stern, Commissioner of Parks and Recreation. Submitted by Jonathan Reiss

      Jerome Robbins

      Submitted by Jonathan Reiss

      Submitted by Jonathan Reiss

        The Gaviota Coast

        • much to admire

        The Old Bridge of Livet (The Packhorse Bridge)

        Submitted by: Graham Linn

        Submitted by: Graham Linn

          'Iao Valley

            Jack’s Grill Morrison Building

              Las Trampas

                Taras Shevchenko

                Submitted by @Mason_Transport.

                Submitted by @Mason_Transport.

                • ukraine

                Anne Makemie Holden

                Frances Makemie was the founder of Presybterian in USA. Submitted by @bookbrush.

                Frances Makemie was the founder of Presybterian in USA. Submitted by @bookbrush.

                  Col. Robert Loghry

                  IN MEMORY OF COL. ROBERT LOGHRY

                  IN MEMORY OF COL. ROBERT LOGHRY

                    Alhambra High School

                      CARQUINEZ STRAIT ELECTRIC TRANSMISSION LINE CROSSING

                      CALIFORNIA HISTORIC CIVIL ENGINEERING LANDMARK CARQUINEZ STRAIT ELECTRIC TRANSMISSION LINE CROSSING 1901

                      CALIFORNIA HISTORIC CIVIL ENGINEERING LANDMARK CARQUINEZ STRAIT ELECTRIC TRANSMISSION LINE CROSSING 1901

                        Dedicated in Loving Memory To All Bullpups and Bulldogs Who Left Us Too Soon

                          Becky Temko Tot Park (BHPP)

                            Callendar, McAuslan & Troop Building

                            CALLENDAR, MCAUSLAN & TROOP BUILDING ARCHITECTS WILLIAM R. WALKER & SON   1873, 1892Submitted by @lampbane

                            CALLENDAR, MCAUSLAN & TROOP BUILDING ARCHITECTS WILLIAM R. WALKER & SON   1873, 1892Submitted by @lampbane

                            • rhode island
                            • providence
                            • william walker
                            • 1873
                            • 1892

                            Ira Gershwin birthplace

                            Ira Gershwin Born here 12/ /6/1896Not for a year but ever and a day

                            Ira Gershwin Born here 12/ /6/1896Not for a year but ever and a day

                              Savannah in the American Revolution

                                Ernest V. Cowell Memorial Hospital

                                SITE OF THE ERNEST V COWELL MEMORIAL HOSPITAL 1930-1993 BUILT FOR THE STUDENT HEALTH SERVICE ORIGINAL LOCATION OF THE PHYSICALLY DISABLED STUDENTS RESIDENCE PROGRAM 1962-1975

                                SITE OF THE ERNEST V COWELL MEMORIAL HOSPITAL 1930-1993 BUILT FOR THE STUDENT HEALTH SERVICE ORIGINAL LOCATION OF THE PHYSICALLY DISABLED STUDENTS RESIDENCE PROGRAM 1962-1975

                                • physically disa...

                                Lafayette's Tour

                                On April 18, 1825, General Lafayette visited Natchez, spoke on the Bluff, dined at The Steamboat Hotel & attended a ball at Traveller's Lodge.

                                On April 18, 1825, General Lafayette visited Natchez, spoke on the Bluff, dined at The Steamboat Hotel & attended a ball at Traveller's Lodge.

                                • mississippi
                                • natchez
                                • adams county
                                • general lafayet...

                                Fred Carter, Jr.

                                A virtuoso guitarist, songwriter, producer, recording artist & rock and roll pioneer.Fred worked with the Louisiana Hayride, The Band, Conway Twitty, Bob Dylan, Johnny & June Carter Cash, Roy ...

                                A virtuoso guitarist, songwriter, producer, recording artist & rock and roll pioneer.Fred worked with the Louisiana Hayride, The Band, Conway Twitty, Bob Dylan, Johnny & June Carter Cash, Roy ...

                                • louisiana
                                • franklin parish
                                • music
                                • musician
                                • rock and roll
                                • country and wes...

                                The Parsonage

                                Built 1852 on land donated by Peter Little to the Methodist Church because of his young wife Eliza's deep religious devotion.

                                Built 1852 on land donated by Peter Little to the Methodist Church because of his young wife Eliza's deep religious devotion.

                                • mississippi
                                • religion
                                • natchez

                                Donahue Ferry Road

                                In the early 1800s, area residents developed what became one of the oldest named roads in Rapides Parish. Crossing the Little River at Donahue Ferry in Bob, LA, the road linked Central Louisiana to ...

                                In the early 1800s, area residents developed what became one of the oldest named roads in Rapides Parish. Crossing the Little River at Donahue Ferry in Bob, LA, the road linked Central Louisiana ...

                                • louisiana
                                • pineville
                                • ferry
                                • road
                                • rapides parish

                                Richard Wright

                                Richard Nathaniel Wright was born in Roxie, near Natchez, in 1908. In his youth, he suffered poverty, racism, and being shuffled between an orphanage and the homes of relatives. In Jackson, he was ...

                                Richard Nathaniel Wright was born in Roxie, near Natchez, in 1908. In his youth, he suffered poverty, racism, and being shuffled between an orphanage and the homes of relatives. In Jackson, he was ...

                                • mississippi
                                • writer
                                • novelist
                                • african america...

                                Intersection of South Broadway and Washington streets

                                Edelweiss is a Swiss Chalet-style building which dates to 1883. The house offered both a great view of the Mississippi River and a convenient location for the family of its first owner, Joseph ...

                                Edelweiss is a Swiss Chalet-style building which dates to 1883. The house offered both a great view of the Mississippi River and a convenient location for the family of its first owner, Joseph ...

                                • mississippi
                                • natchez
                                • adams county
                                • streets
                                • architecture