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

The Fallen 21

Submitted by SBCGlobalDotNet

Submitted by SBCGlobalDotNet

    Sarah Cunliffe

    Submitted by @UnionChapelUK

    Submitted by @UnionChapelUK

      Freedom Form II

      Submitted by @gkatz

      Submitted by @gkatz

        U.S.S. Maine

        Submitted by @Ritterton

        Submitted by @Ritterton

          The Marston Drop

          From IG post

          From IG post

            Here Stood The Mansion of Governor Thomas Hutchinson Built About 1687

            Submitted by @RNewengland

            Submitted by @RNewengland

              The Chocorua Legend

                James A. Hyter, "Ol' Man River"

                Born in Athens, Alabama, on February 2, 1922, James Alfred Hyter moved to Memphis with his family when he was one week old. From 1978 to 1998, he sang

                Born in Athens, Alabama, on February 2, 1922, James Alfred Hyter moved to Memphis with his family when he was one week old. From 1978 to 1998, he sang "Ol Man River" in his deep, resonant voice at ...

                • shelby county
                • tennessee

                Former Site of Eureka Lodgings Residence Emperor Norton

                  Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail Campsite #76

                  Submitted by @oranv

                  Submitted by @oranv

                    Mechanics' Union of Trade Association

                      Carmack's Pledge to the South

                      CARMACK'S PLEDGE TO THE SOUTH THE SOUTH IS A LAND THAT HAS KNOWN SORROWS: IT IS A LAND THAT HAS BROKEN THE ASHEN CRUST AND MOISTENED IT WITH TEARS: A LAND SCARRED AND RIVEN BY THE PLOWSHARE OF WAR ...

                      CARMACK'S PLEDGE TO THE SOUTH THE SOUTH IS A LAND THAT HAS KNOWN SORROWS: IT IS A LAND THAT HAS BROKEN THE ASHEN CRUST AND MOISTENED IT WITH TEARS: A LAND SCARRED AND RIVEN BY THE PLOWSHARE OF WAR ...

                        Rhodes Workers Killed and Injured at Work

                        In remembrance of all those workers in Rhodes tragically killed and injured at work from accidents and exposure to chemicals and asbestos. [Location approximate] Submitted by kevintsien

                        In remembrance of all those workers in Rhodes tragically killed and injured at work from accidents and exposure to chemicals and asbestos. [Location approximate] Submitted by kevintsien

                          Portsmouth Black Heritage Trail: Negro Pews

                            Last Stagecoach Hold-Up

                            Submitted by @JamesIsaak2

                            Submitted by @JamesIsaak2

                              Phyllis Pearsall

                              In 1936, Phyllis Pearsall produced the first London A-Z Atlas. She had walked the city for 18 hours a day & compiled a 23,000 card index of streets, kept in shoeboxes under her bed. Unable to find a ...

                              In 1936, Phyllis Pearsall produced the first London A-Z Atlas. She had walked the city for 18 hours a day & compiled a 23,000 card index of streets, kept in shoeboxes under her bed. Unable to find a ...

                                The Undaunted Spirit

                                  Thomas Ellis

                                    The Stewart Building

                                    The Stewart Building From the time of its construction in 1910 until 1990, this building was operated as a drug store. It was built by a carpenter named William Dorr.  Soon after, Charles Henry ...

                                    The Stewart Building From the time of its construction in 1910 until 1990, this building was operated as a drug store. It was built by a carpenter named William Dorr.  Soon after, Charles Henry ...

                                    • saskatoon

                                    The Aden Bowman Residence

                                    The Aden Bowman Residence Designed in a vernacular style by Saskatoon architect, R. M. Thompson, and built in 1923 for Aden and Lillie Bowman, this residence is deeply connected to local commerce, ...

                                    The Aden Bowman Residence Designed in a vernacular style by Saskatoon architect, R. M. Thompson, and built in 1923 for Aden and Lillie Bowman, this residence is deeply connected to local ...

                                    • saskatoon

                                    Marr Residence

                                    Marr Residence Built in 1994 by the Marr family, the Marr Residence is the oldest building in Saskatoon on its original location and one of the first to be built in the settlement.  During the ...

                                    Marr Residence Built in 1994 by the Marr family, the Marr Residence is the oldest building in Saskatoon on its original location and one of the first to be built in the settlement.  During ...

                                    • saskatoon
                                    • saskatchewan
                                    • meewasin

                                    Leonard Nimoy

                                    From IG post

                                    From IG post

                                    • holy shrine
                                    • 2009

                                    Tantiusques

                                    TANTIUSQUES THE GRAPHITE OR BLACKLEAD DEPOSIT NEAR BY WAS VALUED BY THE INDIANS FOR FACE PAINT. AND BY THE WHITE MEN FOR PENCILS AND OTHER USES. JOHN WINTHROP, JR., WAS

                                    TANTIUSQUES THE GRAPHITE OR BLACKLEAD DEPOSIT NEAR BY WAS VALUED BY THE INDIANS FOR FACE PAINT. AND BY THE WHITE MEN FOR PENCILS AND OTHER USES. JOHN WINTHROP, JR., WAS "GRANTED THE HILL AT ...

                                      Jacob Bayley

                                      JACOB BAYLEY Founder of Newbury and Revolutionary War General Veteran of the Indian Wars, Bayley led a migration of settlers from Newbury, Mass to the rich lands of the Coos here at the Great ox-Bow. ...

                                      JACOB BAYLEY Founder of Newbury and Revolutionary War General Veteran of the Indian Wars, Bayley led a migration of settlers from Newbury, Mass to the rich lands of the Coos here at the Great ox-Bow. ...

                                        General John Stark

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