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6 edition of Brevet"s Illinois historical markers and sites. found in the catalog.

Brevet"s Illinois historical markers and sites.

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Published by Brevet Press in Sioux Falls, S.D .
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  • Illinois,
  • Illinois.
    • Subjects:
    • Historical markers -- Illinois.,
    • Historic sites -- Illinois.,
    • Illinois -- History, Local.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesIllinois historical markers & sites.
      SeriesBrevet"s historical marker series
      LC ClassificationsF542 .B73
      The Physical Object
      Pagination271 p. :
      Number of Pages271
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5182600M
      ISBN 100884980286, 0884980294
      LC Control Number75000253

      Description. Each of us makes history of our own every day and now with Your Historical Marker everyone can know about it. Some days are more memorable than others, and deserve a plaque or sign pointing to that’s a joyous wedding or significant anniversary, the miracle of birth, reaching retirement, even introducing that instant-favorite pet to your welcoming family (as it immediately takes. Kansas Historical Markers Texts by Kirke Mechem November, (Vol. 10, No. 4), pages to UNTIL recent years it was the practice to erect historical markers on the sites where the events occurred. Frequently these places were inaccessible and usually the history consisted of a few words on a plaque or monument. AN ILLINOIS.   Historical markers, plaques, signs from anywhere in the world -- If George Washington slept there, we want to see it! No graves, tombs, or inscriptions please -- these should be markers and signs that mark a piece of history. Historical Markers Approved in Kincheonville January Thomas Kincheon, a former slave from Mississippi, established the rural community of Kincheonville in this area shortly after emancipation in Many independent communities were created in Texas by African Americans following the Civil War, usually on undesirable or.

      City National Historic Landmark National Register of Historic Places State Antiquities Landmark Recorded Texas Historic Landmark.

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