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Arizona Historical MarkersCommercial Steamship Transportation

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Commercial steamship transportation on the Colorado River was of great importance from 1852 through 1877.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/23/2010

last visited: 1/10/2015

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Spirit of '76American Bicentennial Historical Marker - Bullhead City, Arizona

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This Historical Marker about early steamship transportation on the Colorado River was erected to celebrate the Bicentennial of the American Revolution.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Arizona

date approved: 2/17/2013

last visited: 1/10/2015

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Arizona Historical MarkersQuinn Pass

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Thomas Quinn prospected in the Plomosa Range and lived north of the pass, in a cabin, that bears his name.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/19/2010

last visited: never

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Nevada Historical MarkersCamels and Commerce

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Located in front of a small restaurant/casino in Laughlin.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Nevada

date approved: 5/14/2011

last visited: 5/31/2013

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E Clampus Vitus Historical MarkersCamels and Commerce

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Located in front of a small restaurant/casino in Laughlin.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Nevada

date approved: 5/13/2011

last visited: 5/31/2013

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E Clampus Vitus Historical MarkersLaughlin, an Oasis on the Colorado

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Today there are nine hotel/casinos and one motel in Laughlin providing over 10,000 rooms, 94,000 square feet of meeting space, 60 restaurants, two museums, a 34-lane bowling center and a variety of boutiques, spas and salons.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Nevada

date approved: 11/3/2011

last visited: 4/7/2012

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Arizona Historical MarkersOld Fort Mohave

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This marker was located about 4 miles south along Arizona Highway 95. When widening of AZ-95 displaced the marker it was saved from destruction by the Colorado River Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 6/18/2010

last visited: 2/2/2011

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Ghost TownsGoffs, California

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Goffs is a ghost town west of Needles on an old (pre-1931) alignment of Historic Route 66.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: California

date approved: 6/4/2011

last visited: 2/13/2015

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E Clampus Vitus Historical MarkersArmy Camp at Goffs

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Another marker from the Desert Training Center, California-Arizona Maneuver Area

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: California

date approved: 5/23/2010

last visited: 2/13/2015

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadGoffs Schoolhouse

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Goffs Schoolhouse operated from 1914 to 1937, was restored in 1998, and was recently added to the National Historic Register.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TravisGood

location: California

date approved: 3/17/2007

last visited: 2/13/2015

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E Clampus Vitus Historical MarkersGoffs Schoolhouse

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Goffs was created in 1883 as a siding at the "Top of the Hill" 30 miles west of Needles. By 1911 Santa Fe had concentrated at Goffs a sufficient number of employees with families to justify a school.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: California

date approved: 5/23/2010

last visited: 2/13/2015

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First of its KindFirst School in Goffs

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The first school in Goffs opened its doors for the fall term in 1911.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: California

date approved: 11/10/2012

last visited: 2/13/2015

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National Scenic BywaysHistoric Route 66 - Goffs Schoolhouse - Essex, California, USA

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The first Schoolhouse in Goffs, was in use operation from 1914 to 1937. Restored in 1998, as a Museum and was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2001. A roadside attraction located in the Ghost Town of Goffs, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: California

date approved: 12/14/2014

last visited: 5/25/2014

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E Clampus Vitus Historical MarkersBlythe Intake

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The city of Blythe was named for English developer/financier Thomas Blythe, who first came here in 1877 and established primary water rights on the Colorado River.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: California

date approved: 6/22/2011

last visited: never

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California Historical MarkersBlythe Intake

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The city of Blythe was named for English developer/financier Thomas Blythe, who first came here in 1877 and established primary water rights on the Colorado River.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: California

date approved: 6/25/2011

last visited: never

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadThe Powerhouse

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The Powerhouse, home of the Route 66 Museum, is located at 120 W Andy Devine Avenue in Kingman Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Arizona

date approved: 11/28/2012

last visited: 4/11/2015

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesDesert Power & Water Co. - Kingman, AZ

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Desert Power & Water Co. Electric Power Plant is located at 120 Andy Devine Avenue in Kingman, Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/21/2010

last visited: 4/11/2015

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National Scenic BywaysHistoric Route 66 - Powerhouse Museum - Kingman, Arizona, USA.

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The Power House Visitor Center & Museum is the heart of Historic Route 66, which is probably the most famous road in the World. Arizona has the longest continuous stretch of Route 66 (144 Miles) along the entire 2,441 mile, Mother Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Arizona

date approved: 7/9/2014

last visited: 4/11/2015

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Guest Books Mohave Museum of History and Arts Guest Book ~ Kingman, Arizona

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This Guest Book is just inside the entrance to the Mohave Museum of History and Arts at 400 W Beale Street in Kingman, Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz

location: Arizona

date approved: 11/24/2012

last visited: 2/11/2015

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Arizona Historical MarkersWagon Route - Kingman, AZ

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In October, 1857, Lieutenant Edward Fitzgerald Beale first explored the present site of Kingman when he and his team surveyed the 35th parallel in anticipation of building the wagon road.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/24/2010

last visited: 4/11/2015

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Arizona Historical MarkersUnited States Army - Kingman, AZ

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Marker is located in Locomotive Park, 1st Street and Andy Devine Avenue. This marker is one of three markers on this monument.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/24/2010

last visited: 4/11/2015

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Wagon Roads and TrailsLt. Edward Fitzgerald Beale (The Beale Wagon Road)

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In 1857, Lieutenant Edward Fitzgerald Beale was assigned the job of building a wagon road across the New Mexico and Arizona Territories near the 35th parallel.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/24/2010

last visited: 4/11/2015

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National Scenic BywaysHistoric Route 66 - Mr. D'z Route 66 Diner - Kingman, AZ

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A vintage roadside diner, painted an eye-catching turquoise and pink, a retro colour scheme that continues inside, Mr. D'z is a big hit with car buffs and people doing Route 66.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Arizona

date approved: 7/21/2014

last visited: 5/20/2014

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadMr. D'z Route 66 Diner - Kingman, AZ

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Mr. D’z started as a Kingman Cafe in the 1930s and was a Kimo Shell station for a time. Currently it is a family-owned diner that was ranked #2 in the state by Arizona Highways in 2009. It was also visited by Oprah Winfrey on her road trip in 2006.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DopeyDuck

location: Arizona

date approved: 4/7/2010

last visited: 2/10/2015

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Route 66 - The Mother RoadLocomotive Park - Route 66 - Kingman, Arizona, USA

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Locomotive Park - A Veteran Memorial park that gets its name from a Santa Fe, Steam Locomotive that dominates this small strip park between Beale Street and Andy Devine Avenue in Kingman, Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Arizona

date approved: 2/12/2015

last visited: 2/12/2015

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