This memorial is well known as the site of Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” speech, but decades earlier, the monument played host to another landmark event in Civil Rights history -- a 1939 concert by singer Marion Anderson.
2 Lincoln Memorial Cir NW
Marfa Lights View Park and Plaque
A lonely structure outside the small west Texas town of Marfa serves as a viewing outpost for a mysterious phenomenon. For generations, people in this area have reported seeing a strange set of lights in the desert that vanish suddenly.
Marfa, TX 79843
Overlooking Matanzas Bay in St. Augustine, FL, is the historic Castillo San Marcos. This landmark fort was the site of many battles, but it is perhaps best known for a secret romance and mysterious disappearance.
1 S Castillo Dr
St. Augustine, FL 32084
Known to locals as Zodiac Island, this tiny strip of land in Lake Berryessa, CA, was a crime site for one of America’s most notorious serial killers. Two young victims were found here bound and bleeding from a vicious attack.
Napa County, CA
The lovely monument in Straus Park commemorates a tragic love story -- that of Isidor and Ida Straus. The department store baron and his wife would meet their fate in 1912 on the decks of the RMS Titanic.
New York, NY 10025
Steve Brodie’s Tombstone
The Calvary Cemetery is the final resting place of Steve Brodie, who may be one of the greatest daredevils of all time ... or a legendary huckster. For years, Brodie was celebrated as the first man to jump off the Brooklyn Bridge and survive.
4902 Laurel Hill Blvd
New York, NY 11377
This national park is known for its rock formations and sequoia trees, but it is also the location of one of greatest mysteries in aviation history -- the 1957 disappearance of a cutting-edge military jet piloted by Lt. David Steeves.
83918 Grant Grove Dr
Kings Canyon National Park, CA
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