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Charlottetown and Québec Conferences of 1864

Charlottetown and Québec Conferences of 1864These pivotal meetings laid the groundwork for Canadian Confederation. Here in September 1864, the Charlottetown Conference brought together leaders from ...

  • canada
  • confederation
  • charlottetown

GEORGE COLES

GEORGE COLES1810-1875A native Prince Edward Islander, Coles, first elected in 1842, represented the consituency of Queen's in the House of Assembly of the Island until his retirement because of ill ...

  • charlottetown
  • confederation
  • canada
  • premier
  • george coles

Thomas Heath Haviland

THOMAS HEATH HAVILAND1822-1895Born in Charlottetown, Haviland was called to the Prince Edward Island bar in 1846. He represented Georgetown in the legislature (1847-70), serving successively as ...

  • canada
  • confederation
  • thomas heath ha...
  • charlottetown

EDWARD PALMER

EDWARD PALMER1809-1889Born in Charlottetown and called to the bar in 1831, Palmer was a member of the legislature (1835-60), and of the Legislative Council (1860-73). Between 1848 and 1873 he ...

  • canada
  • confederation
  • charlottetown
  • edward palmer

COLONEL JOHN HAMILTON GRAY

COLONEL JOHN HAMILTON GRAY1811-1887Born in Charlottetown, a Father of Confederation, Gray served in the Imperial cavalry (1831-52) before entering politics. Elected in 1858 to represent Queen's ...

  • canada
  • confederation
  • charlottetown
  • colonel john ha...

EDWARD WHELAN

EDWARD WHELAN1824-1867Born in Ireland, Whelan immigrated to Halifax c. 1836 and became a protégé of Joseph Howe. As a journalist in Charlottetown he published the short-lived Palladium in ...

  • canada
  • confederation
  • charlottetown
  • edward whelan

Angus Bernard MacEachern

Angus Bernard MacEachern (1759-1835), first Bishop of the Diocese of Charlottetown, founded St. Andrew's College, the first post-secondary institution in the colony, on 30 November 1831. In January ...

  • angus bernard m...
  • st. dunstan's c...
  • charlottetown

H. Dean Papé Campanile (Clock Tower)

In Loving Memory of  H. DEAN PAPÉClass of '42From his Family and FriendsSeptember 26, 2001

  • oregon state un...
  • corvallis
  • in memory
  • clock

Trysting Tree II

Trysting Tree IIPlanted October 15, 1982Cutting from original Trysting Tree

  • oregon state un...
  • corvallis
  • tree

Bench Dedication

To our students from your O.S.U. Dads' Club O.S.U. Mothers' Club 50 Years          1933-1983

  • oregon state un...
  • corvallis
  • bench

Bald Hill Dedication

Bald Hill Park The top 60 acres of Bald Hill Park was donated in 1985 by Kenneth M. Coon and family For all to Enjoy

  • corvallis
  • hiking
  • bald hill
  • oregon
  • oregon state un...

Benton (Community) Hall Tower Clock

Benton Hall Tower ClockThe clock in the tower of Benton [now Community Hall] was manufactured in 1913 by the E. Howard ClockCompany of Boston, Massachusetts. From thattime until it was dismantled in ...

  • oregon state un...
  • clock tower
  • benton hall
  • community hall

Nancy Diane Wyckoff Memorial Tree

Nancy Diane Wyckoff 1954 - 1972 "In wildness is the preservation of the world"     Thoreau

  • oregon state un...
  • tree
  • in memory
  • memorial tree

Sherry Ann Clark Memorial Plaque

Sherry Ann Clark 4/10/1955 - 4/23/2012 She never missed an opportunity to teach, a chance to laugh, or an occasion to help.

  • bald hill park
  • bald hill
  • bench
  • memorial
  • memorial bench
  • corvallis

El Tajin, Ciudad Prehispanica

    El Pueblo de Xalapa

      Warner Memorial Road

      • devils lake
      • baraboo

      The Gateway Walk

        Lorum ipsum @ Artis Zoo (?)

        Lorem ipsum Dolor sit Amet consectetuer adipiscing elit, sed diam nonummy nibh euismod tincidunt ut laoreet dolore magna aliquam erat. I have no idea what this plaque is doing there at Artis, the ...

        • zoo
        • lorum ipsum
        • artis
        • amsterdam

        Henry J. Biddle - Beacon Rock State Park

          Georgetown Firehouse and Tower

          ALPINE HOSE NO. 2 Firehouse and Tower 1875/1880 This building is the principal visual and historical symbol of Georgetown.It embodies the rich history of theGeorgetown Volunteer Fire Department,the ...

          • georgetown
          • colorado
          • fire department
          • museum
          • unbroken servic...
          • intact fabric
          • 72 foot tower

          El Tajin

            The Ciudad Prehispanica

              Don Benito Juarez

                Veracruz