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Tomb of an Unknown Soldier

Submitted by @DaraGreen

Submitted by @DaraGreen

  • civil war
  • signal knob

Over the Rhine

[Location approximate]Submitted by @kevl42

[Location approximate]Submitted by @kevl42

  • ohio
  • rhine
  • canal

Anne Frank's Tree

Submitted by @joepevans

Submitted by @joepevans

  • wwii
  • holocaust
  • anne frank

Simon Bolivar

    Hotel Whitcomb Temporary City Hall 1912 to 1915

      Lincoln, SF City Hall

        Darwin studies geology

        The location at which Charles Darwin first used a clinometer to measure the tilt of geological strata.Submitted by Alistair Wylie

        The location at which Charles Darwin first used a clinometer to measure the tilt of geological strata.Submitted by Alistair Wylie

        • charles darwin
        • geology
        • clinometer
        • adam sedgwick

        Duck Lane, Builth Wells

        Origins of Duck Lane, Builth WellsSubmitted by: Alistair Wylie

        Origins of Duck Lane, Builth WellsSubmitted by: Alistair Wylie

        • ducks
        • builth wells

        Newton County, CSA

        Supply and military center in the Civil War. Target area for Federals trying to move up the Sabine or across Louisiana and take Texas. Confederates built breastworks and maintained arsenal at ...

        Supply and military center in the Civil War. Target area for Federals trying to move up the Sabine or across Louisiana and take Texas. Confederates built breastworks and maintained arsenal at ...

        • texas
        • civil war

        Deweyville

        Original site, called

        Original site, called "Possum Bluff," was purchased for $200 by Pierre Lavine from H.L. Morrison in 1886. The Sabine Tram Company purchased the land in 1897 from G. Smyth and a sawmill was built ...

        • texas

        Swift Cemetery

        The trading village of Salem was founded in 1835 by Seth Swift. A Quaker and whaling merchant, Swift had moved to this area from Massachusetts with his wife, Lydia, and six children. When Lydia died ...

        The trading village of Salem was founded in 1835 by Seth Swift. A Quaker and whaling merchant, Swift had moved to this area from Massachusetts with his wife, Lydia, and six children. When Lydia died ...

        • texas
        • cemetery

        Trout Creek Cemetery

        Originally a part of the James West Survey, this cemetery dates to the early 1860s. The land was later owned by Mrs. Frances Ann Dyer (d.1890), and upon her death was inherited by her daughter Udora ...

        Originally a part of the James West Survey, this cemetery dates to the early 1860s. The land was later owned by Mrs. Frances Ann Dyer (d.1890), and upon her death was inherited by her daughter ...

        • texas
        • cemetery

        Trout Creek Missionary Baptist Church

        Trout Creek Missionary Baptist Church Local oral tradition holds that the Trout Creek Missionary Baptist Church was organized in 1876. An early church building had that year inscribed on it, and the ...

        Trout Creek Missionary Baptist Church Local oral tradition holds that the Trout Creek Missionary Baptist Church was organized in 1876. An early church building had that year inscribed on it, and the ...

        • texas
        • church

        Call Church of God in Christ

        The Call Church of God in Christ was established in 1915 under the leadership of Elder W. G. Law. Land for a church building was deeded by A. C. and Coella Armstrong in 1935. The name of the church ...

        The Call Church of God in Christ was established in 1915 under the leadership of Elder W. G. Law. Land for a church building was deeded by A. C. and Coella Armstrong in 1935. The name of the ...

        • texas
        • church

        Site of Town Lot Auction Town of Kirbyville,

        (May 1, 1895) Named for John Henry Kirby, attorney, railroad builder, and timber, lumber, and oil king. With R. P. Allen, Kirby founded the town when their railroad-- Gulf, Beaumont, & Kansas City-- ...

        (May 1, 1895) Named for John Henry Kirby, attorney, railroad builder, and timber, lumber, and oil king. With R. P. Allen, Kirby founded the town when their railroad-- Gulf, Beaumont, & Kansas City-- ...

        • texas

        Site of First Kirbyville Church

        This site became the center of spiritual and cultural activity in the Kirbyville area in 1898, when John Henry Kirby gave two town lots to the Baptist church for the erection of a sanctuary. the ...

        This site became the center of spiritual and cultural activity in the Kirbyville area in 1898, when John Henry Kirby gave two town lots to the Baptist church for the erection of a sanctuary. the ...

        • texas
        • church

        Ford Chapel and Cemetery

        The family of John H. and Margaret Ford came to Texas prior to 1880. Establishing farms and homes, the family helped settle this area of Newton County. A community cemetery was begun on the land of ...

        The family of John H. and Margaret Ford came to Texas prior to 1880. Establishing farms and homes, the family helped settle this area of Newton County. A community cemetery was begun on the land of ...

        • texas
        • cemetery
        • church

        The Old Confederate Military Road 1862-1865

        In 1862 when federal troops captured New Orleans and blockaded the mouth of the Mississippi River, Confederate forces under Maj. Gen. Richard Taylor established headquarters in Central Louisiana, ...

        In 1862 when federal troops captured New Orleans and blockaded the mouth of the Mississippi River, Confederate forces under Maj. Gen. Richard Taylor established headquarters in Central ...

        • louisiana. civi...

        Stephen Williams (May 9 1760 - ca. 1839)

        Stephen Williams was born in North Carolina and was the fourth child of blacksmith Richard Williams, Jr. In 1778, he enlisted for the first of what would be many times in the armed forces. Enlisting ...

        Stephen Williams was born in North Carolina and was the fourth child of blacksmith Richard Williams, Jr. In 1778, he enlisted for the first of what would be many times in the armed forces. Enlisting ...

        • texas
        • revolutionary w...

        Stephen Williams, Sr.

        Born in North Carolina 1764. Fought at Camden, Brier Creek and Eutaw Springs in the Revolutionary War and the capture of San Antonio, 1835 in the Texas Revolution. Erected by the State of Texas 1936

        Born in North Carolina 1764. Fought at Camden, Brier Creek and Eutaw Springs in the Revolutionary War and the capture of San Antonio, 1835 in the Texas Revolution. Erected by the State of Texas 1936

        • texas
        • revolutionary w...

        Site of the Coushatta Indian Village

        In the early 1800s members of the Coushatta Indian tribe, led by their chief, Red Shoes, settled in and around the present town of Merryville, where Indian mounds shards and arrow heads have been ...

        In the early 1800s members of the Coushatta Indian tribe, led by their chief, Red Shoes, settled in and around the present town of Merryville, where Indian mounds shards and arrow heads have ...

        • louisiana
        • native american...

        Newton County

        Newton CountyFormed from Jasper County Created April 22, 1846Organized July 13, 1846Named in honor of Sergeant John Newton1752-1807Hero of the American RevolutionCounty seat, Newton, 1846Burkeville, ...

        Newton CountyFormed from Jasper County Created April 22, 1846Organized July 13, 1846Named in honor of Sergeant John Newton1752-1807Hero of the American RevolutionCounty seat, Newton, 1846Burkeville, ...

        • texas
        • county

        Formerly W.H. Ford Male & Female College (1889-1906)

        Named for Secretary of the Southwest College Company. President Joseph Syler and his wife were the teachers.   High-school level, as were many early Texas

        Named for Secretary of the Southwest College Company. President Joseph Syler and his wife were the teachers.   High-school level, as were many early Texas "colleges"; founded for the public good, by ...

        • texas
        • education

        John F. Shelley

          George Washington Farewell Address SF City Hall