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During the Depression, the federal government employed writers in the Writers' Program of the Works Projects Administration (WPA) to compile the first comprehensive guidebooks to the United States, the American Guide Series. Guides were published for the 48 states, Alaska, and countless cities. This category is for waymarking places referred to in the series.
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American Guide SeriesHuguenot (French Protestant) Church - Charleston, SC

in American Guide Series

This French Huguenot Church is located at 44 Queen Street in Charleston, SC

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: South Carolina

date approved: 1/3/2014

last visited: 9/14/2014

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American Guide SeriesGold Discovery Site - Jacksonville, Oregon

in American Guide Series

Site of gold discovery in Jacksonville, Oregon

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ddtfamily

location: Oregon

date approved: 1/3/2014

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesOld College - Newark, Delaware

in American Guide Series

Historic college building at the University of Delaware in Newark, Delaware.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Delaware

date approved: 12/29/2013

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesRecitation Hall - Newark, Delaware

in American Guide Series

Historic classroom building at the University of Delaware.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Delaware

date approved: 12/28/2013

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesPurnell Hall - Newark, Delaware

in American Guide Series

Historic former house now alumni building for the University of Delaware in Newark, Delaware.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Delaware

date approved: 12/28/2013

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesAcademy of Newark - Newark, Delaware

in American Guide Series

Historic school building for institution which evolved into the University of Delaware in Newark, Delaware.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Delaware

date approved: 12/27/2013

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesElliott Hall - Newark, Delaware

in American Guide Series

Historic house now part of the University of Delaware in Newark, Delaware.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Delaware

date approved: 12/27/2013

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesMarseilles, IL

in American Guide Series

Marseilles once had a paper mill and a hydro electric plant, both of which are closed now but it is still the site of a lock and dam and the Illini State Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Illinois

date approved: 12/22/2013

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesWelsh Tract Baptist Church - Newark, Delaware

in American Guide Series

Historic Baptist Church near Newark, Delaware, is the oldest Primitive Baptist Church in America.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Delaware

date approved: 12/21/2013

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesOld St. Anne's Episcopal Church - Middletown, Delaware

in American Guide Series

Historic Episcopal Church in Middletown, Delaware.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Delaware

date approved: 12/19/2013

last visited: 7/24/2010

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American Guide SeriesUS Chamber of Commerce Building - Washington, D.C.

in American Guide Series

Historic headquarters of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Washington, D.C.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 12/14/2013

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesCarnegie Endowment for International Peace - Washington, D.C.

in American Guide Series

Historic former headquarters of foreign policy think tank founded by Andrew Carnegie in Washington, D.C.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 12/14/2013

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesSt. John's Episcopal Church - Washington, D.C.

in American Guide Series

Historic Episcopal church across Lafayette Square from the White House in Washington, D.C.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 12/14/2013

last visited: 5/29/2014

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American Guide SeriesTayloe House - Washington, D.C.

in American Guide Series

Historic house in the Lafayette Square Historic District in Washington, D.C.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 12/14/2013

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesStatue of Major General Marquis Gilbert de Lafayette - Washington, D.C.

in American Guide Series

One of four statues in Lafayette Square of European Generals who came to the aid of the colonies during the Revolutionary War.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 12/11/2013

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesStatue of Andrew Jackson - Washington, D.C.

in American Guide Series

Equestrian statue of Andrew Jackson at Lafayette Square in Washington, D.C.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 12/11/2013

last visited: 8/23/2014

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American Guide SeriesStatue of Major General Comte Jean de Rochambeau - Washington, DC

in American Guide Series

Statue of French General who was the commander-in-chief of the French Expeditionary Force which came to help the American Continental Army, located in Lafayette Square in Washington, D.C.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 12/11/2013

last visited: 8/23/2014

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American Guide SeriesStatue of Brigadier General Thaddeus Kosciuszko - Washington, D.C.

in American Guide Series

Statue of Polish general who aided the colonists during the American Revolution. Located in Lafayette Square just north of the White House in Washington, D.C.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 12/11/2013

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesAmerican Peace Society - Washington, D.C.

in American Guide Series

Former headquarters of the American Peace Society, listed as a National Historic Landmark, in Lafayette Square area of Washington, D.C.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 12/10/2013

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesStatue of General von Steuben - Washington, D.C.

in American Guide Series

Statue General Friedrich Wilhelm von Steuben, George Washington, Chief of Staff, at Lafayette Square, Washington, D.C.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 12/10/2013

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesUnited States Court of Claims - Washington, D.C.

in American Guide Series

Former location of the United States Court of Claims, now the Renwick Gallery, a branch of the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington, D.C.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 12/9/2013

last visited: 12/16/2011

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American Guide SeriesCorcoran Gallery of Art - Washington, D.C.

in American Guide Series

Art gallery listed as National Historic Landmark in Washington, D.C.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 12/7/2013

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesSan Martin Statue - Washington, D.C.

in American Guide Series

Equestrian statue of one of the liberators of South America in Washington, D.C.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 12/4/2013

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesNew Interior Building - Washington, D.C.

in American Guide Series

Main offices for the Department of Interior in Washington, D.C.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 12/2/2013

last visited: 3/26/2014

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American Guide SeriesOctagon House - Washington, D.C.

in American Guide Series

Historic house which served as President Madison's home after the burning of the White House during the War of 1812. The house is considered to be one of the most haunted in Washington, D.C.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 12/2/2013

last visited: never

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