Show/HideSearch Criteria: All Waymarks [show search options]
Additional Settings: all dates
Show/HideCategories [hide category]
American Guide Series
 allows ratings
Managed By: Icon Here New Dealers
Description:
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.
Show/HideWaymarks [hide waymarks]
Currently displaying American Guide Series

sorted by:

 
Total Records: 3190 Page: 1 of 128 prev<<<[12345678910]>>>next
Image for Fort Sumter - Charleston Harbor, South Carolinaview gallery
Log it!

American Guide SeriesFort Sumter - Charleston Harbor, South Carolina

in American Guide Series

This incomplete fort was the scene of shelling 12-13 April, 1861.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: South Carolina

date approved: 5/24/2020

last visited: never

Image for Scottish Rite Tablet - Charleston, South Carolinaview gallery
Log it!

American Guide SeriesScottish Rite Tablet - Charleston, South Carolina

in American Guide Series

This two-story, stone Greek Revival building, known as the South Carolina Bank and Trust Building, is located at 46 Broad Street in Charleston, South Carolina.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: South Carolina

date approved: 5/24/2020

last visited: never

Image for Charleston, South Carolinaview gallery
Log it!

American Guide SeriesCharleston, South Carolina

in American Guide Series

This waymark is centered on the Charleston City Hall located at 80 Broad Street in Charleston, South Carolina.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: South Carolina

date approved: 5/24/2020

last visited: never

Image for Smithfield Seminary - Scituate, RIview gallery
Log it!

American Guide SeriesSmithfield Seminary - Scituate, RI

in American Guide Series

Located at 98-2 Institute Ln in Scituate. On the National Register of Historic Places.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Rhode Island

date approved: 5/24/2020

last visited: never

Image for County Courthouse - Charleston, South Carolinaview gallery
Log it!

American Guide SeriesCounty Courthouse - Charleston, South Carolina

in American Guide Series

The Charleston County Courthouse is a three-story white stone Neoclassical building located at 84 Broad Street in Charleston, South Carolina.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: South Carolina

date approved: 5/22/2020

last visited: never

Image for Mount Pisgah Monument - near Talmage, Iowaview gallery
Log it!

American Guide SeriesMount Pisgah Monument - near Talmage, Iowa

in American Guide Series

This monument is in a 9 acre Iowa State Preserve (this is what Iowa calls a State Historical Park) located 1.5 miles northeast of Talmage, Iowa, on Mount Pisgah Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: Iowa

date approved: 5/17/2020

last visited: never

Image for Old Mesilla and plaza - New Mexicoview gallery
Log it!

American Guide SeriesOld Mesilla and plaza - New Mexico

in American Guide Series

Old town Mesilla and the plaza mentioned in the New Mexico guide book from 1940.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kallehaugerne

location: New Mexico

date approved: 5/16/2020

last visited: never

Image for Old US Mint - New Orleans, LAview gallery
Log it!

American Guide SeriesOld US Mint - New Orleans, LA

in American Guide Series

The Old U.S. Mint building is located at 400 Esplanade Avenue in New Orleans, Louisiana. The New Orleans Jazz Museum occupies the second floor of the building.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben

location: Louisiana

date approved: 5/13/2020

last visited: never

Image for Charlotte Harbor - Port Charlotte, Florida, USAview gallery
Log it!

American Guide SeriesCharlotte Harbor - Port Charlotte, Florida, USA

in American Guide Series

The community of Charlotte Harbor was established as Charlotte Harbor Town in 1862. It was first known as Live Oak Point and later as Hickory Bluff. Today it is known as Port Charlotte.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BoomersOTR

location: Florida

date approved: 5/9/2020

last visited: never

Image for The U.S. Custom House - New Orleans, LAview gallery
Log it!

American Guide SeriesThe U.S. Custom House - New Orleans, LA

in American Guide Series

The U.S. Custom House, also known as the Old Post Office and Custom House, is a historic government building at 423 Canal Street in New Orleans, Louisiana.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben

location: Louisiana

date approved: 5/6/2020

last visited: never

Image for Beauregard House - New Orleans, LAview gallery
Log it!

American Guide SeriesBeauregard House - New Orleans, LA

in American Guide Series

The Beauregard House, also know as Le Carpentier-Beauregard House, is a historic residence located at 1113 Chartres Street in the French Quarter of New Orleans, Louisiana.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben

location: Louisiana

date approved: 5/6/2020

last visited: never

Image for Old Ursuline Convent - New Orleans, LAview gallery
Log it!

American Guide SeriesOld Ursuline Convent - New Orleans, LA

in American Guide Series

The Old Ursuline Convent, the oldest building in the Mississippi Valley, is located at 1100 Chartres Street in the French Quarter of New Orleans, Louisiana.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben

location: Louisiana

date approved: 5/5/2020

last visited: never

Image for The 'Haunted House' - New Orleans, LAview gallery
Log it!

American Guide SeriesThe 'Haunted House' - New Orleans, LA

in American Guide Series

Madame LaLaurie Mansion also known as the 'Haunted House' is located at 1140 Royal Street in the French Quarter of New Orleans, Louisiana.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben

location: Louisiana

date approved: 5/5/2020

last visited: never

Image for The Cornstalk Fence - New Orleans, LAview gallery
Log it!

American Guide SeriesThe Cornstalk Fence - New Orleans, LA

in American Guide Series

This cornstalk fence in front of the hotel of the same name can be seen at 915 Royal Street in the French Quarter of New Orleans, Louisiana.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben

location: Louisiana

date approved: 5/5/2020

last visited: never

Image for St. Mary’s Church - New Orleans, LAview gallery
Log it!

American Guide SeriesSt. Mary’s Church - New Orleans, LA

in American Guide Series

St. Mary’s Church is a Roman Catholic church located at 1116 Chartes Street in the French Quarter of New Orleans, Louisiana. It is attached to the Old Ursuline Convent.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben

location: Louisiana

date approved: 5/4/2020

last visited: never

Image for Gallier House - New Orleans, LAview gallery
Log it!

American Guide SeriesGallier House - New Orleans, LA

in American Guide Series

Gallier House is a restored 19th-century historic house museum located at 1132 Royal Street in the French Quarter of New Orleans, Louisiana.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben

location: Louisiana

date approved: 5/4/2020

last visited: never

Image for The Old U.S. Courthouse Site - New Orleans, LAview gallery
Log it!

American Guide SeriesThe Old U.S. Courthouse Site - New Orleans, LA

in American Guide Series

The Old Courthouse Site, occupied today by the Andrew Jackson Hotel is located at 919 Royal Street in the French Quarter of New Orleans, Louisiana.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben

location: Louisiana

date approved: 5/4/2020

last visited: never

Image for Old Commission House - Galena, Illinoisview gallery
Log it!

American Guide SeriesOld Commission House - Galena, Illinois

in American Guide Series

The Old Commission House (Peck Warehouse) is a four story red brick Two-Part Commercial Block/Greek Revival located at 422-424 South Main Street in Galena, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/4/2020

last visited: never

Image for Court House - Galena, Illinoisview gallery
Log it!

American Guide SeriesCourt House - Galena, Illinois

in American Guide Series

This three-story brick Second Empire building is located at 330 N Bench Street in Galena, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/4/2020

last visited: never

Image for LaBranche House - New Orleans, LAview gallery
Log it!

American Guide SeriesLaBranche House - New Orleans, LA

in American Guide Series

The Labranche House is located at 700 Royal Street in the French Quarter of New Orleans, Louisiana.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben

location: Louisiana

date approved: 5/4/2020

last visited: never

Image for Le Petit Théâtre du Vieux Carré - New Orleans, LAview gallery
Log it!

American Guide SeriesLe Petit Théâtre du Vieux Carré - New Orleans, LA

in American Guide Series

Le Petit Théâtre Du Vieux Carré is a small professional theatre located at 616 St. Peter Street in the French Quarter of New Orleans, Louisiana.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben

location: Louisiana

date approved: 5/4/2020

last visited: never

Image for County Jail - Galena, Illinoisview gallery
Log it!

American Guide SeriesCounty Jail - Galena, Illinois

in American Guide Series

This three-story red brick Italianate (not Second Empire as listed National Register application) is located at 319 Meeker Street in Galena, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/4/2020

last visited: never

Image for Siniger and Siniger Drug Store - Galena, Illinoisview gallery
Log it!

American Guide SeriesSiniger and Siniger Drug Store - Galena, Illinois

in American Guide Series

Siniger and Siniger Drug Store (Newhall Building) is a three story red brick Two-Part Commercial Block/Greek Revival building located at 101-103 S. Main Street in Galena, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/2/2020

last visited: never

Image for First Court House - Galena, Illinoisview gallery
Log it!

American Guide SeriesFirst Court House - Galena, Illinois

in American Guide Series

The First Court House (Dowling Building) is a two story limestone located at 211-213 N. Main Street in Galena, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/2/2020

last visited: never

Image for Nicholas Dowling Store - Galena, Illinoisview gallery
Log it!

American Guide SeriesNicholas Dowling Store - Galena, Illinois

in American Guide Series

The Nicholas Dowling Store is a four-story red brick Commercial building located at 214 North Main Street in Galena, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/2/2020

last visited: never

Total Records: 3190 Page: 1 of 128 prev<<<[12345678910]>>>next
Premium Member Downloads: download.GPX Lite File       download.LOC File       download .KML File (Google Earth)