Cleaning old tombstone reveals lost details
Cleaning old tombstone reveals lost details.
Riverside Cemetery - 1800s - Seguin, Texas
In 1880, French Smith deeded the family cemetery to the City of Seguin. A public cemetery north of the Smith Cemetery was founded, and later called Riverside. George B. Hollamon deeded additional land to the city for the cemetery in 1888, and in 1896 a third parcel was deeded by W. For more, Follow me on, YouTube & TikTok. ( Unknown Ventures )
Orchard Lake Schools Topples Historic Victorian Lakefront Mansion, Empties Its Library - Angry Poles Fighting Back
Without any formal announcement, Orchard Lake Schools demolished its 130-year-old historic Victorian Mansion.- Images courtesy Polskie Lobby. Without warning, Orchard Lake Schools on Wednesday had contractors demolish the historic Orchard Lake Victorian mansion. Angry donors promised to sue.
The Best Small Town in Virginia For a Weekend Getaway
Virginia is filled with so many charming towns and cities. With so many great places to choose from, making a decision on where to go can be hard. However, if you're searching for an old-fashioned small-town vibe complete with friendly people and plenty to see and do, look no further than the town of Staunton.
Time Capsule - Abandoned home in East Central Texas - CREEPY
For more Videos, follow me on YouTube ( Unknown Ventures ) I was on my way to do a paranormal investigation at a hospital and saw this house along the way in a small town in the middle of no where. The front door was wide open with a vulture sitting on top of the house. All signs for me to check it out of course. So I went inside and noticed everything was left inside that dated back to the 40s and 50s. It was beautiful. Once I walked out the house, I was covered in fleas! That was probably the down fall. But other than that, it was a great explore. ENJOY!
Old Nueces County Courthouse - Corpus Christi, Texas
The Old Nueces County Courthouse is a historic government building in downtown Corpus Christi, Texas, United States. All functions at the courthouse relocated to the current county courthouse just a few streets away. The old courthouse was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1976. In the early 1930s, a six floor addition was added to the western side of the courthouse. Newer additions were added during the 1960s and 70s, but have since been torn down. The courthouse was designed by Harvey L. Page in 1913. The style of the structure was Classical Revival. The building is six stories tall, the reinforced steel structure is covered in soft gray brick and white classical terra cotta trim. A red roof tops the building, which was initially made of tile. In the main facade facing Corpus Christi Bay is accessed by a large flight of steps, making the main entrance on the second floor. The entrance wing is decorated by colonnades in antas, along with brick pilasters.
Benton City School 1876
The abandoned Benton City Institute, near Lytle, Texas was considered an important part of the early education in the area. It was located in the Benton City, Texas and is the only remaining building left in town. The building was built in 1875 and was established in 1876. It was called the Benton City Normal Institute. The institution operated under the Texas Law that designated funds to supplement private tuition and was owned and operated by the educators. The school was originally run by John D. Morrison. BENTON CITY INSTITUTE Then in 1876, the top floor was bought and used by Atascosa Lodge 379, A.F & A.M. The classes were held on the lower floor and consisted of basic foundation courses, accounting, law, music, and surveying. At some point the school became fully tax supported. In 1878, the school became coeducational. During that time, it was owned and operated by Professor and Mrs. Bernard C. Hendrix of Kentucky. Eleven years later (1889) they renamed the school to Benton S
One of The Most Unique Restaurants in Ohio is Set Inside a Former Jail
Ohio is home to its fair share of unique dining experiences. From quirky restaurants filled with memorabilia to old-school joints that haven't changed since 1950, there is always something interesting to take in here.
PrimeDrives - Arcadia, Florida - Cruise Around Historic Downtown
We traveled to Arcadia, Florida and drove around the cute and historic downtown past many of the towns sites including the Old Opera House and the DeSoto County Courthouse! Hop in and take a ride with us! Go full screen for a better effect!
Stay at the oldest hotel in Florida, Lakeside Inn!
Lakeside Inn is the oldest continuously operating hotel in Florida, and it is said to be haunted! 100 Alexander St, Mt Dora, FL 32757 <a href="https://www.lakeside-inn.com">https://www.lakeside-inn.com</a>/
The Dog Days of Summer are Back at Jonesborough Days
Kathy Hensley takes her dog to town.John Dabbs/Photographer. The crowds are back at Jonesborough Days, in Tennessee’s historic oldest town. The town was home to new crowds and continued excitement as the annual festival continued. The town is a family friendly atmosphere where even four-legged family members are welcome.
Archie's Seabreeze has been a local favorite for over 70 years!
No shirt? No shoes? No problem! That's the motto for this beachside cafe that's been open for over 70 years. We check out their burgers which are voted the best on the Treasure Coast and enjoy their beautiful Key West vibes right here in Fort Pierce.
10 of the most Historic Restaurants in New York State
If you're looking to take a dive into the culinary side of New York’s history, look no further than these 10 historic restaurants that have stood the test of time for centuries.
The Most Historic Ohio Restaurants
While there are tons of restaurants that have been open since the 20th century and are most definitely considered "old" there are very few restaurants that have been open since the 19th century, these are the restaurants that are considered "historic."
How James Harden PROVED He Is A Superstar This Year…
Jimmy Butler has been widely considered an all star level player for more than a half of a decade. Over the past few years though, he has catapulted himself into superstardom.
Iconic Parkchester statues continue to disappear
Four years ago, Sharon Pandolfo-Perez, who runs The Parkchester Project, reached out to Welcome2TheBronx to inform us about something disturbing: The iconic terracotta statues that adorn the 171 buildings spread across 129 acres in one of the most well-known planned communities in not just The Bronx but New York City were disappearing.
PrimeDrives - Savannah, Georgia - Part One - Cruising around the historic district
We traveled to Savannah, GA a historic town on US Highway 17 and Interstate 16. We drove down most of the historic district streets to give you a good tour of downtown and the tourist areas. Savannah is one of our favorite cities to visit and hope you enjoy the ride along with us! We drove past City Market, Forsyth Park, several of the city squares, down Oglethorpe Ave, Congress St, Liberty St, Bay St and parts of Broughton St that were open. Savannah is the oldest city in the state of Georgia. It was established in 1733 on the Savannah River and became the first state capital of Georgia. A strategic port city in the American Revolution and during the American Civil War, Savannah is today an industrial center and an important Atlantic seaport.
Historic Restaurant and Music Venue For Sale
A local venue is up for sale.Markus Spiske/Unsplash. The Old Pueblo is home to some truly historic sites and attractions. It is one of the few locations in the Southwest where you can still regularly find old neon-lit signs for restaurants and motels, bursting with that Americana and Route 66 vibe. One of these very destinations is going up for sale, which means lovers of nostalgia better cross their fingers because it only takes a single decision from a new owner to completely change the entire look of the historic facade. After all, it is something that’s happening in droves around greater Tucson.
Two historic telescopes located at the Lowell observatory in Flagstaff, Arizona.
Historic Coral Gables Merrick House in Miami
In this video, JamesandKarla visit the gorgeous historic Coral Gables Merrick House in Miami, which was constructed in 1906.