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    Museums, Galleries and Archives
    Located in the historic home of Lieutenant Governor James Jackson McAlester, this local history museum preserves and shares the history of the town that shares the McAlester family name. The home was... Learn More
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    Museums, Galleries and Archives
    Home of the Crisfield Heritage Foundation. A waterfront museum displaying the early history of the Chesapeake Bay and heritage of a working waterfront community. Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The J. C. Adams Stone Barn is one of the best known landmarks in Montana. It is the only stone barn west of the Mississippi River. The architect is unknown but it was designed in the Romanesque Reviva... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The J. Douglas Galyon Depot was built in 1927 in Greensboro, North Carolina. It replaced another train depot that was located at 400 S. Elm Street. The depot was in operation until 1979. It was then d... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The J. M. Willson Mansion is an Italianate mansion built in 1876 on Sharon's East Hill. The mansion was built by a local contractor known as Wallis and Carley who built numerous homes and buildings in... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Built in 1864, the J. Mora Moss House was designed by architect S. H. Williams in the Victorian Gothic style inside of Mosswood Park. Joseph Moravia Moss purchased this land, in what at the time was a... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The J. P. Whitla Mansion is a Queen Anne beauty that sits atop Sharon's East Hill. James Whitla was a well-known attorney in the City of Sharon. His wife, Isabella, was the younger sister of Mrs. Fran... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Commonly referred to as the Getty, the J. Paul Getty Museum is an art museum in Los Angeles housed on two campuses: the Getty Center and Getty Villa. The Getty Center is in the Brentwood neighborhood... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Located within the former print shop of the J. R. Watkins headquarters in Winona, this museum offers exhibits that preserve and share the history of the Watkins company. The company headquarters was d... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Built in 1890, this historic Salt Lake building served as the home to the Fritsch Investment Company. The building is likely best known, however , as the home of the Guthrie Bicycle Company from 1931... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The J.B. Brown Memorial Block is a beautifully preserved commercial block that stretches along Congress Street and has been a center of business activity in Portland from the time of its construction... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    This is the historic home of J.C. Carly, a prominent early businessman and real estate developer in Sacramento. Carly was largely responsible for developing the Curtis Park neighborhood, where he buil... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Although the J.C. Marlatt Blacksmith Shop was built in 2012, it was built using lumber from barns in the area that were built in the late 1800s and early 1900s. Inside is a fully functioning blacksmit... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    This building, though as of early 2017 is unoccupied, is significant for its architecture and association with two important businesses in Tucson: J.C. Penny and the Chicago Store, which sells musical... Learn More
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    Museums, Galleries and Archives
    Located on the campus of the University of Mississippi in the J.D. Williams Library, the Blues Archive houses the world’s most extensive collection of blues recordings and related material. Three maj... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Sculptor Frederick Moynihan designed this tribute to Confederate Major General James Ewell Brown (J.E.B.) Stuart (1833-1864). The monument was unveiled in 1907, the same year as the nearby Jefferson D... Learn More
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    J.J Bridges home is a historical home in Orlando. It was the first Colonial Revival Style home in Orlando designed by Wilson C. Ely for retired clergyman Rev. John J Bridges. On January 26,1984, it w... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    J.M. Davis Arms and Historical Museum dates back to 1916 when Mr. Davis traded 2,000 acres of land to purchase a hotel and decided to display his gun collection at the hotel. The collection grew and M... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Known to locals as the Myrtle Ballpark, the J.P. Small Memorial Stadium is the last standing historic park in Jacksonville. It hosted the likes of the Jacksonville Athletics, the Jacksonville Scouts a... Learn More
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    John Robert Clifford operated the first black newspaper in West Virginia and argued two landmark civil rights cases before the state's Supreme Court. He was also a founding member of the Niagara Movem... Learn More
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    Museums, Galleries and Archives
    The J.W. And Hazel Ruby Welcome Center is a place for Boy Scouts and their families from all over the country to visit when they attend the Boy Scout Jamboree. The Jamboree is held every four years in... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The Jabez Howland House is believed to be the only existing home in Plymouth where the Pilgrims actually lived. Jabez Howland’s parents, John and Elizabeth, arrived on the Mayflower in 1620 and lived... Learn More
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    Joseph Newton "Jack" Daniel, founded this distillery in 1875. Daniel is believed to have been 29 years old at the time, although the exact date of his birth unknown and any record of his birth would h... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The Jack Daniels Distillery is the oldest registered distillery in the United States and only one of two legal Tennessee distilleries that are still in operation today. Jack Daniel’s childhood experie... Learn More
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    Museums, Galleries and Archives
    Manassa’s most famous figure is heavyweight boxing champion Jack Dempsey, who left the community to make a life outside the San Luis Valley. He won the heavyweight championship in 1919, after knockin... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Jack Dempsey--the world heavyweight boxing champion from 1919 until 1926--was a Logan County native who made his childhood home in Holden, West Virginia (just 5 minutes outside the city of Logan). His... Learn More
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    Museums, Galleries and Archives
    The Jack Hadley Black History Museum was established by local historian James “Jack” Hadley in 2006. It holds 2,000—out of a collection number over 4,600—newspaper clippings, books, pictures, painting... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Built in 1880, it is on the National Register of Historic Places and was the residence of Robert E. Hollister Jack, pioneer rancher, banker and developer in SLO County. He was instrumental in getting... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    In 1908, African American boxer Jack Johnson defeated Tommy Burns, the reigning heavyweight champion. The victory made Johnson the first African American to hold the title of heavyweight champion, an... Learn More
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    Time Capsule-Historic Images and Recollections
    African American boxer Jack Johnson defeated the heavyweight champion Tommy Burns in Australia on December 26th, 1908. Although Johnson's victory meant that he was now the heavyweight champion, few wh... Learn More
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    Time Capsule-Historic Images and Recollections
    On July 4, 1910, black boxer Jack Johnson defeated Jim Jeffries for the heavyweight championship. After Jeffries' defeat, race riots erupted in many American cities. The riots were usually the result... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The living residence of Jack Karouac and a now a monument to the city of Orlando. This beautiful home is available for anyone to come see and enjoy the site of where this man lived. The house of this... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Built in 1890, the Jack London House was designed in the Queen Anne-style. Novelist Jack London rented the house with his mother from 1898-1900, and although they lived in many different houses, this... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Jack London State Historic Park was established in 1959 to honor the memory the famous writer of "Call of the Wild," numerous short stories and books, and other writings. He was the most famous writer... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Built ca. 1815, the Jack Thomas House, now the Grayson County Historical Society, is a historic home and museum in Leitchfield, Kentucky. Jack Thomas was a prominent member of the town, serving as Cou... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Iowa state which had the first African American football player in the school history in 1923 played in his first football game on October 6, 1923 . Johnny Jack Trice played for the cyclones against t... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Jackie Robinson and his brother, Mack Robinson, were memorialized in bronze statues located in Pasadena, California. Jackie Robinson is a national baseball hero while his brother was an Olympic great.... Learn More
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    One of the most interesting cases of a female playing baseball occurred in 1931. A young woman by the name of Jackie Mitchell, in Chattanooga, Tennessee, seat of Hamilton County, cemented her legacy i... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Jackie Robinson was a professional baseball player, a talented athlete who attended UCLA and a baseball player who would become the first African American Major League Baseball player. Robinson would... Learn More
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    This New York recreation center dates back to a Harlem playground that was established in 1911 and known as Colonial Park. The playground expanded significantly in the 1930s thanks to funding from the... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Jackie Robinson was born January 31 1919 in Caivo, Georgia. Attending the University of California, he was their standout baseball player. Baseball was segregated, and Robinson signed to the Kansa... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The two-story house, located on Tilden Avenue and East 53rd Street in Brooklyn, New York, was the former home to Major League Baseball player Jackie Robinson. Robinson lived in this house from 1947 to... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Jackson Barracks is the headquarters of the Louisiana National Guard. It is located in the Lower 9th Ward of New Orleans, Louisiana. The base was established in 1834 and was originally known as New Or... Learn More
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    The building that serves as the current Jackson County Court House was built in 1868. This structure replaced the previous courthouse which was constructed at this location in 1819 and destroyed by a... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    During the Great Depression, Kansas City witnessed the rise and triumph of a Democratic Party political boss. Tom Pendergast used his influence and patronage to bring money and jobs into the city. In... Learn More
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    Museums, Galleries and Archives
    Local residents established the Jackson County Historical Society in 1979. The society operates a small local history museum and library that is open to all. Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The Jackson County Jail and Marshal's House, now a museum, is located in Independence, Missouri. It was built in 1859 and designed by architect Asa Beebe in the Federal Style. Twelve large limestone c... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Located on Main Street a short distance from the county courthouse the Jackson County Veterans Memorial sits on the location where a hotel named the Gibson House once stood. The memorial is dedicated... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The Jackson Ferry Shot Tower was constructed by Thomas Jackson, with work beginning just after the American Revolution and ending in 1807. Today, it is one of the only shot towers still standing in th... Learn More
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    Jackson Hall was the first building constructed at Kentucky State University in 1887. The Hall was named after John H. Jackson, who was one of the founders of the school and its first president. The b... Learn More

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