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Route 66 - The Mother RoadGreetings From Galena - Historic Route 66 - Kansas, USA.

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A stunning Route 66 Kodak moment - Features a large mural constructed with over 400, square ceramic tiles depicting this mining town’s visitor attractions & its links to the Mother Road. Located alongside Historical Route 66, in Galena, Kansas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Kansas

date approved: 2/16/2018

last visited: never

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Legacy of Medieval Spiritual WarriorsSantuari de Lluc - Escorca, Islas Baleares, España

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Santuari de Lluc - Property of the Knights Templar until the dissolution in 1314

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Windschattenwanderer

location: Islas Baleares, Spain

date approved: 2/16/2018

last visited: 11/11/2015

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Deutsche Denkmallisten - German Monument RegistersRathaus - Oberlahnstein - RLP / Germany

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Sechsachsiger Klinkerbau, Neurenaissance, bezeichnet 1887

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Iris & Harry

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Deutsche Denkmallisten - German Monument RegistersSalturm - Lahnstein - RLP / Germany

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Rundturm der 1324 begonnen Stadtbefestigung

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Iris & Harry

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Histoire du Quebec (Quebec Historical Markers)Maison Bélisle - Terrebonne, Qc

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La maison Bélisle est classée en 1973 et elle est alors entourée d'une aire de protection

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LadyKarine

location: Quebec, Canada

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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National Scenic BywaysHistoric Route 66 - Western Motel - Bethany, Oklahoma, USA.

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An old motel Neon sign, much photographed by Route 66 trippers, The large iconic sign, stands alongside the Mother Road, in front of the Western Motel, a typical motor court Motel that is said to be at risk of closing. Located in Bethany, Oklahoma.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsRiuine Chateau Mariz / Zricenina Zamku Mariz

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[EN]Remnants of the chateau of Maríž, the monument of the Iron Curtain [CZ]Rozvaliny zámku Maríž, památka na železnou oponu

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DrakMrak

location: Jihocesky kraj, Czech Republic

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryThe Travis Letter -- Alamo Plaza, San Antonio TX

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A plaque with the famous Travis letter, which Texian Commander William B. Travis sent from the Alamo on 24 Feb 1836, stands in front of the Shrine of Texas Liberty in Alamo Plaza.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: 11/11/2009

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Vintage Ad LocationsSocial Democratic Party of America - Butte, MT

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Built near the end of the era of socialist popularity in Montana, Socialist Hall saw only a few years of use for its intended purpose.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsCOE Commission Company - Butte, MT

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Montana's first skyscraper, the Hirbour Block was only the second skyscraper to be built west of Minneapolis and St. Louis.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsFinlen Hotel - Butte, MT

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Once the 1889 McDermott Hotel stood on this spot, but James T. Finlen eventually felt it just wasn't good enough. Acting on his feelings, in 1923 he demolished the McDermott Hotel and replaced it with the Finlen Hotel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsFirst National Bank - Butte, MT

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Founded in 1877 and chartered in 1881, the First National Bank of Butte moved into this building in 1909, enlarging it in 1915.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsLiberty Theatre - Butte, MT

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The Mantle Block could be a good case for the value of entering local politics in order to further one's economic aspirations.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsCurtis Music Hall - Butte, Montana

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Though it's one of the more notable nineteenth century buildings in downtown Butte, the designer of the Curtis Music Hall is today unknown.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsThe Cooperative Realty Company - Butte, MT

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One of the many late nineteenth century buildings constructed in Butte, the Richardsonian Romanesque Thornton Hotel, like a great many of its contemporaries, still stands, though not as a hotel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsA.H. Davis Jeweler - Red Lodge, MT

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First a Jewelry Store, for a while a games and book store, today this is a mostly realtor's office, housing a rentals and reservations business, as well.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsIndependent Order of Good Templars - Butte, MT

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Built as a temperance hall, it has been quite a while since it has seen any temperance activity, though how long we have no idea.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsMiners' Savings Bank and Trust Company - Butte, Montana

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Built in 1913, Miners' Savings Bank remained in business in this building until the 1960s.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsDavis Fire Insurance Agency - Red Lodge, MT

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Carbon County was created on March 4, 1895 from portions of Park and Yellowstone counties. Given that this courthouse wasn't built until 1899, it is likely that it wasn't the county's first courthouse. To date, it is the last one, though.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsMontana Bakery - Red Lodge, MT

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One of the few wood framed buildings remaining in the district, this is actually two buildings, a tiny building sandwiched between two normally sized buildings. For much of its existence this was an Italian bakery.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsCarbon County Mercantile Company - Red Lodge, MT

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Built in 1899 beside a 1900 building, its next two neighbours to the north are of the same vintage, even a few years older. This was one of the first blocks to be filled in Red Lodge's 1895 to 1905 construction boom.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsHoffman Hotel - Butte, MT

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Officially known as Owsley Block #2, this Owsley Block was the second of three Owsley Blocks built in the late nineteenth century by Butte mayor William Owsley.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

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Vintage Ad LocationsHotel Spofford - Red Lodge, MT

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Built in 1893 as the Spofford Hotel, this has, since 1902, been known as the Pollard. Hence, the Registration Form refers to it as the Spofford, and the NRHP plaque as the Pollard. This building was the first brick building erected in Red Lodge.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

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Vintage Ad LocationsThe Picket Block - Red Lodge, MT

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On the east side of Broadway just south of 10th Avenue, this is one of the few buildings in the district that was architect designed, albeit by a local amateur, Frank Sell. He didn't do such a bad job; it's symmetrical and well laid out.

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location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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Vintage Ad LocationsI. X. L. Clothing Company - Red Lodge, MT

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Designed and built in 1900 by a local stonemason, this is, as noted in the NRHP registration form, the work of a craftsman of "consummate skill". Though the parapet is quite weathered, the rest of the building remains in quite good shape.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 2/15/2018

last visited: never

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