Historical marker


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Historical marker

A permanent, descriptive sign or plaque affixed or adjacent to a historic building or historic site.
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Texas' First Historical Marker in Chinese Honors Veteran, by Luqman Adeniyi - Fifty-seven years after his death, Lt.
NYSE: ALSN) today announced the dedication of an 'Allison Machine Shop' historical marker at the building's location where it still stands on Main Street in Speedway.
I did not know whether to laugh or cry at the architect's description of what would be three big concrete blocks of student flats as "a unique opportunity to create an important landmark on the Liverpool city skyline" , "truly able to be described as a gateway and a historical marker for the entrance to Liverpool city centre" - apparently based on the fact that the cars and buses used to come into the city this way (now predominantly used to access the tunnels and dock road from the suburbs).
In front of the one-story home is a state historical marker recognizing the residence as Ali's boyhood home, when he was known as Cassius Clay.
As a fairly young child (I was an astonishingly precocious reader), my mother would always stop at the Historical Marker signposts long any US Highway we were on.
A dedication ceremony was held October 25 in Cooper Park in Dayton, Ohio, for a new historical marker honoring the achievements of hometown girl Barney.
Summary: The Obama administration's decision to join the international negotiations with Iran over the latter's nuclear energy program is a historical marker or immense importance - certainly one of the most important diplomatic turning points of our time, in my view.
forces during World War II were remembered Thursday at a ceremony to unveil a historical marker on a site where the Japanese war dead were burned in the southern Philippines.
Profiles in Courage is a historical marker in a way Audacity of Hope will never be.
Naval Station Norfolk unveiled a historical marker commemorating the Sailors who served at Units
In stark contrast to all the newness around the school, an old dilapidated historical marker stood on South Shades Crest Road.

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