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There's a Book About ItIcon, Brand, Myth: The Calgary Stampede - Calgary, Alberta

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What can I say about the Calgary Stampede that hasn't already been said? Greatest Outdoor Show On Earth? It certainly is.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 9/16/2016

last visited: 9/17/2016

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There's a Book About ItBuilding for the Future... - Regina, SK

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The Saskatchewan Legislative and Executive Building was built in 1908 to 1911 at 2405 Legislative Drive in Regina.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Saskatchewan, Canada

date approved: 9/16/2016

last visited: 9/22/2016

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There's a Book About ItChrist Church, Gardiner, Maine: Antecedents and History

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The cornerstone of this church was laid on May 31, 1819 and on October 20, 1820, nearly a year and a half later, the completed church was consecrated.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Maine

date approved: 8/23/2016

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItEllis Island - Jersey City, NJ

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Millions of Europeans passed by this point hopping to have better lives in America. Today, Ellis Island is part of the National Park System.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/19/2016

last visited: 7/26/2003

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There's a Book About ItScenes in a Vestry: ...South Parish Congregational Church in Augusta

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Large and impressive, this 1865 church is a dramatic Gothic Revival style building, the exterior finished in granite.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Maine

date approved: 8/18/2016

last visited: 8/18/2016

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There's a Book About ItMission San Fernando Rey de España - Mission Hills, CA

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Located at15151 San Fernando Mission Blvd, Mission Hills, CA 91345

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 8/14/2016

last visited: 5/31/2015

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There's a Book About ItDark Spaces: Montana's Historic Penitentiary at Deer Lodge

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Opened on July 2, 1871, the Montana State Prison at Deer Lodge housed its fair share of criminal types in the century plus that it was operational.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 8/14/2016

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItThe Blue Banner: The Presbyterian Church of Saint David - Halifax, Nova Scotia

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Many Methodist and Presbyterian Churches in Canada became United Churches with Church Union in 1925. Grafton Street Methodist, however, went a different direction, changing from Methodist to Presbyterian.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 8/14/2016

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItA Monument of Faith: St. John's United Church, Moncton, New Brunswick

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1838, a group of Presbyterians formed what would become St. John’s Church. For their first nineteen years they met in the Methodist built meeting house, building their own church in 1857.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 8/14/2016

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItMission San Juan Bautista - San Juan Bautista, CA

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This Mission was founded in 1797.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 8/9/2016

last visited: 11/10/2014

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There's a Book About ItJohn Steinbeck Center - Salinas, CA

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A museum and memorial dedicated to the author John Steinbeck - located at One Main Street in Salinas, California, where Steinbeck grew up.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: California

date approved: 8/9/2016

last visited: 11/9/2014

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There's a Book About ItEin Schloss am Wörthersee - Velden, Kärnten, Austria

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[DE] Das romantische Schloßhotel in Velden am Wörther See ist Schauplatz dieses amüsanten Romanes. [EN] The romantic castle hotel in Velden is the venue for this amusing novel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kaschper69

location: Kärnten, Austria

date approved: 8/9/2016

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItRestoring the Shining Waters: Superfund Success at Milltown, Montana

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This Super Fund Site in Millown State Park is located on Deer Creek Road. From Hwy. 200 exit on Speedway Avenue continue and turn on Deer Creek Road. It is about 2.5 miles to the parking lot. It is a very short easy walk to the lookout area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 8/9/2016

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItScientists in the Quest for Peace: A History of the Pugwash Conferences

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In 1957 Thinkers' Lodge became one of the most important places in the world when it hosted the first of the Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 8/9/2016

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItThe Underground Railroad: The long journey to freedom in Canada

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The city of Portland, being a seaside town, was very active in the underground railroad. There are sixteen underground railroad markers arrayed throughout downtown Portland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Maine

date approved: 8/9/2016

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItCorvettes Canada : convoy veterans of WWII tell their true stories

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Canada's naval memorial and a Canadian National Historic site, The Sackville was built in St. John, NB during WW II to escort convoys across the Atlantic. The Sackville was retired for the second and final time in 1982.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 8/9/2016

last visited: 7/30/2014

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There's a Book About ItRazing Africville: A Geography of Racism - Halifax, NS

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One of the darker periods in Canadian history is the story of Halifax's Africville and the treatment of the African Canadians who lived there.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 8/9/2016

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItChristchurch Cathedral Fredericton New Brunswick

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Parks Canada has decreed this cathedral a "superior example of the Gothic Revival style in Canada". We find we cannot disagree.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 8/9/2016

last visited: 7/21/2013

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There's a Book About ItSt. Paul's in the Grand Parade: 1749-1999 - Halifax, NS

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A church of firsts and superlatives, this 265 year old wood framed church and Pro-Cathedral stands opposite the city hall at the south end of the Grand Parade, a civic square in downtown Halifax.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 8/9/2016

last visited: 7/30/2014

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There's a Book About ItA pictorial history of the Basilica of St. Mary - Halifax, NS

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Large and impressive, St. Mary's Basilica Cathedral was reborn in 1860, doubtless with the intent being to impress and intimidate.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 8/9/2016

last visited: 8/1/2014

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There's a Book About ItA guide to Waterton Lakes National Park

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Waterton Lakes National Park was set aside as a Dominion Forest Park on May 30, 1895, eight years after Canada's first national park, Banff National Park, was created.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 8/9/2016

last visited: 8/10/2016

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There's a Book About ItOil City: Black Gold in Waterton Park - Waterton Park, AB

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Well off the beaten path, Oil City was just under 17 kilometres northeast of the Waterton townsite in Waterton Lakes National Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 8/9/2016

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItFree Meeting House - Moncton, NB

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Built in 1821, the Free Meeting House was Moncton's first public building and has survived to remain Moncton's oldest public building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 8/9/2016

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItThe Sea Ranch - Sonoma County CA

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This was a planned environmental community in the late 1960s on HW 1, the Pacific Coast Highway above Jenner and the Russian River. The book is about the architectural style and history.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member sbcamper

location: California

date approved: 8/9/2016

last visited: never

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There's a Book About ItLot 16 United Church - Rosehill, PEI

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Though itself not quite as old, the roots of the congregation of Lot 16 United Church extend back to at least the latter part of the eighteenth century.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Prince Edward Island, Canada

date approved: 8/9/2016

last visited: never

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