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American Guide SeriesLeland Stanford Junior Museum - Stanford, California

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Today this museum is known as the Cantor Center for Visual Arts. The Leland Stanford Junior Museum name is still etched in stone above the entrance.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: California

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesStanford Memorial Church - Stanford, California

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Stanford Memorial Church stands at the center of the campus, and is the University’s architectural crown jewel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: California

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: never

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Atlantic Canada Heritage PropertiesAlbert Manufacturing Co. Office - Hillsborough, NB

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Originally the office building for the village's major employer, this building is today the Hillsborough Municipal Office and Library.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsU.S. Geological Survery - 100 Years - San Juan Bautista, CA

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A commemoration plaque located on the backside of the mission, where the San Andreas Fault lies.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: never

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Guest Books Lake Mead National Recreation Area Visitor Center - Boulder City, NV

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Guest Book for Lake Mead National Recreation Area, co-located with the Park Passport Cancellation station.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: Nevada

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: never

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Guest Books Steeves House Museum Guest Book - Hillsborough, NB

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A native of Hillsborough, William Henry Steeves was another of our Fathers of Confederation.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: never

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Old Spanish Trail Auto RouteMadison County Courthouse - Madison, FL

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The Madison County Courthouse is located along the US 90 portion of the OST through Florida. It was built in 1913 in the Neo-Classical architectural style.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: never

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Old Spanish Trail Auto RouteMount Zion AME Church - Jacksonville, FL

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The historic Mount Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church is located in downtown Jacksonville, Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: never

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Old Spanish Trail Auto RouteCathedral Basilica of St. Augustine - St. Augustine, FL

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The Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine, constructed from 1793 to 1797, is the oldest church in Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: 4/24/2016

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Old Spanish Trail Auto RouteCasa Monica Hotel - St. Augustine, FL

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The Casa Monica Hotel was opened in 1888 and is one of the oldest hotels in the United States. It is located at the intersection of King Street and Cordova Street in St. Augustine, Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: never

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Old Spanish Trail Auto RoutePonce de León Hotel - St. Augustine, FL

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Completed in 1888, the Ponce de León Hotel was used as a hotel until 1967. In 1968, the former hotel became the centerpiece of the newly established Flagler College.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: never

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Old Spanish Trail Auto RouteCastillo de San Marcos - St. Augustine, FL

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The historic Castillo de San Marcos in St. Augustine, Florida. The fort was designed by the Spanish engineer Ignacio Daza, and construction began in 1672, 107 years after the city's founding by the Spanish.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: never

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Old Spanish Trail Auto RouteSpanish Military Hospital Museum - St. Augustine, FL

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The Spanish Military Hospital Museum is located on Aviles Street in historic downtown St. Augustine, Florida, USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: never

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Old Spanish Trail Auto RouteAlcazar Hotel - St. Augustine, FL

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The Alcazar Hotel is a historic hotel building in downtown St. Augustine, Florida, USA. The building now houses St. Augustine City Hall and the Lightner Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: never

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Old Spanish Trail Auto RouteThe Four Freedoms Monument - Madison, FL

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Although not present during the early years of the OST, it was placed in 1944, which was about mid-way through the OST's heyday. It is located along the US 90 portion of the OST through Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersSmisby Lockup - Smisby, Derbyshire

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The Smisby Lock-Up is octagonal in shape, brick built with tiled spire roof and has a heavy studded door. It is located at the side of the road in the village centre.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: never

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Canadian National Historic SitesCNHE - Battle of Petitcodiac - Hillsborough, NB

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Marking a victory by the Acadians over British forces at Petitcodiac in New Brunswick, this monument stands along Main Street in Hillsborough, not far distant from the location of the battle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: never

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Exact ReplicasMission San Juan Bautista - San Juan Bautista, CA

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A scale model of the mission is located inside the mission itself.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersLamar County Fair

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Texas Historical Marker in front of The Coliseum at 585 East Center St, Paris, TX, noting the origins and use of the grounds at the Lamar County Fair, known as the Red River Valley Fair since 1986.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: never

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Texas Historical MarkersPleasant Grove

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Texas Historical Marker at the home of Sheb Williams, noting him and his wife, Mary, as early area settlers, with an overview of this home's components. Located on FM 1184, in the vicinity of Howland, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: never

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Iowa Historical MarkersMormon Trail and Utopian Experiments in Southern Iowa – Osceola, IA

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The rest stop along I-35 south of Osceola has a two-sided historical marker, one dedicated to the Mormon Trail, the other entitled Utopian Experiments in Southern Iowa.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Iowa

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: never

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Oklahoma Historical MarkersOklahoma’s First Baptist Church – Muskogee, OK

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This historical marker tells about the origin of Oklahoma’s First Baptist Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: never

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Oklahoma Historical MarkersStringtown Shootout – Stringtown, OK

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The story of the Stringtown Shootout is captured on this granite marker.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/24/2016

last visited: never

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Abraham LincolnLincoln Judicial Circuit Woodford County seat marker - Metamora, IL

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One of a series that marks the route of Lincoln as he rode the Eighth Judicial District.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/23/2016

last visited: never

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Illinois Historical MarkersAbraham Lincoln - Eighth Judicial District Tazewell / Woodford County Line Marker - Washington, IL

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The "border marker" for Tazewell and Woodford Counties along the Eighth Judicial District Circuit route that Lincoln traveled with his fellow lawyers to conduct legal duties.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/23/2016

last visited: never

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