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U.S. 40 - The National RoadKansas Veteran's Memorial - Topeka, KS

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The Kansas Veteran's Memorial is located on the south side of the capitol building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/30/2015

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Community Commemoration200th Anniversary of Settlement of Cape Sable - Barrington Head, NS

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Built in 1765 by the Congregationalist fishermen and farmers from Cape Cod, called Planters, this meeting house is a classic example of meeting houses once found throughout New England and Atlantic Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 7/30/2015

last visited: never

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Kansas Historical MarkersKansas Veteran's Memorial - Topeka, KS

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The Kansas Veteran's Memorial is located on the south side of the capitol building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/30/2015

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Kansas Historical MarkersKansas Veteran's Walk - Topeka, KS

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One of many memorials located on the ground of the Kansas State Capitol building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Kansas

date approved: 7/30/2015

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American Guide SeriesKaw Point - Kansas City, KS

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The place where Louis and Clark entered Kansas on their way to Oregon.

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location: Kansas

date approved: 7/30/2015

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American Guide SeriesKansas State Capitol - Topeka, KS

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One of the most beautiful state capitols in the country.

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location: Kansas

date approved: 7/30/2015

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American Guide SeriesGoochland County Jail - Goochland, VA

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A stone jail that dates back to the early 1800's on the grounds of the county courthouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/30/2015

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American Guide SeriesGoochland County Courthouse - Goochland, VA

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The historic county courthouse is still in use today.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/30/2015

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American Guide SeriesCounty Jail of 1892 - Chesterfield, VA

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It's hard to believe that the county jail is so small, but that was in the late 1800's.

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location: Virginia

date approved: 7/30/2015

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American Guide SeriesClerk's Office - Chesterfield, VA

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This building was used as a record office for the County of Chesterfield in 1889.

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location: Virginia

date approved: 7/30/2015

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American Guide SeriesOld Clerk's Office - Chesterfield, VA

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This building was used as a record office for the County of Chesterfield in 1828.

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location: Virginia

date approved: 7/30/2015

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American Guide SeriesChesterfield County Courthouse - Chesterfield, VA

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This place once had all the power in the county of Chesterfield.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/30/2015

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American Guide SeriesFalling Creek - Bensley, VA

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Right in the middle of Route 301 lies the sit of the first iron foundry in America.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/30/2015

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American Guide SeriesHollywood Cemetery - Richmond, VA

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Located in the capital of Virginia, Hollywood Cemetery holds some of the most famous and willing people of all of America's time.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/30/2015

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American Guide SeriesSt. John's Church - Richmond, VA

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Give me Liberty or give me Death!" - Patrick Henry said these words here in this church on March 23, 1775.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/30/2015

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American Guide SeriesSwan Tavern - Yorktown, VA

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A small tavern has been converted into an antique shop.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/30/2015

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesGrace Church - Yorktown, VA

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A historic church in the Yorktown National Battlefield.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/30/2015

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesYorktown Victory Monument - Yorktown, VA

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A monument dedicated to the U.S. victory over the british at the Battle of Yorktown.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/30/2015

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American Guide SeriesDC South Cornerstone - Alexandria, VA

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This is the original tripoint of DC, VA, and MD. Although the new tripoint has moved to the Woodrow Wilson Bridge.

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location: Virginia

date approved: 7/30/2015

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American Guide SeriesWright Brothers National Memorial - Kitty Hawk, NC

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This memorial can be seen from the whole city, and marks a very historic spot for man kind.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: North Carolina

date approved: 7/30/2015

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American Guide SeriesUnion Station - Kansas City, MO

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The 2ed busiest train station in the state.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Missouri

date approved: 7/30/2015

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American Guide SeriesUnion Pacific Railroad Depot - Cheyenne, WY

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The historic Union train depot is located next to the Lincoln Highway.

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location: Wyoming

date approved: 7/30/2015

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American Guide SeriesBadwater - Death Valley National Park, CA

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Badwater, the lowest terrestrial point in the western hemisphere is mentioned in the American Guide Series, California book.

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location: California

date approved: 7/30/2015

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American Guide SeriesLiberty Memorial - Kansas City, MO

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The liberty memorial is mentioned in the Missouri book of the American Guide Series.

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location: Missouri

date approved: 7/30/2015

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Florida Historical MarkersEppes-Shine Plot Greenwood Cemetery

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In Greenwood Cemetery located between Anderson and Gore Sts in Orlando. Entrance is off Mills Ave on Greenwood St.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Markerman62

location: Florida

date approved: 7/30/2015

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