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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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WW26.6 km

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American Guide SeriesGreene County Courthouse - Greensboro, Ga.

in American Guide Series

This example of Greek Revival architecture is located at 113 North Main Street in Greensboro, Georgia.

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location: Georgia

date approved: 4/4/2017

last visited: 10/8/2013

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NENE62.4 km

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American Guide SeriesNew Bordeaux Worship Site (1764 Worship Site) - McCormick County, SC

in American Guide Series

Large memorial dedicated to French Huguenot who moved from France and relocated here and worshiped here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member gpsblake

location: South Carolina

date approved: 1/28/2015

last visited: never

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NWNW62.8 km

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American Guide SeriesOld College - Athens, GA

in American Guide Series

Oldest structure on the University of Georgia campus, and held the first classes held.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/4/2009

last visited: 6/21/2009

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NWNW62.9 km

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American Guide SeriesPhi Kappa Hall - University of Georgia

in American Guide Series

One of many historic buildings on UGA's downtown campus.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/8/2009

last visited: 6/21/2009

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NWNW62.9 km

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American Guide SeriesThe Chapel - University of Georgia

in American Guide Series

One of the oldest buildings on campus. Site of many functions ranging from speeches to debates to weddings.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/8/2009

last visited: 8/3/2009

Image for Demosthenian Hall - University of Georgiaview gallery

NWNW62.9 km

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American Guide SeriesDemosthenian Hall - University of Georgia

in American Guide Series

One of many historic buildings on this historic downtown Athens campus.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/16/2009

last visited: 7/3/2009

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NWNW62.9 km

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American Guide SeriesThe Georgia Arch - Athens, GA

in American Guide Series

Historic arch standing over those who enter campus from downtown. There is a rumor that all underclassmen who walk under the arch will never graduate.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/4/2009

last visited: 3/1/2010

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NWNW63.2 km

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American Guide SeriesThe Double-Barreled Cannon - Athens, GA

in American Guide Series

Only such cannon ever constructed, it never mde it past testing stage. On display outside the historic courthouse.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/4/2009

last visited: 11/10/2005

Image for Tree That Owns Itself - Athens, GAview gallery

NWNW63.2 km

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American Guide SeriesTree That Owns Itself - Athens, GA

in American Guide Series

An offspring of the original now stands, guarding its territory.

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location: Georgia

date approved: 9/16/2009

last visited: 10/13/2005

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NWNW63.7 km

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American Guide SeriesCamak House - Athens, GA

in American Guide Series

Historic home played an integral part in the Georgia Railroad Industry.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/8/2009

last visited: 10/18/2005

Image for Joseph Henry Lumpkin House - Athens, GAview gallery

NWNW63.7 km

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American Guide SeriesJoseph Henry Lumpkin House - Athens, GA

in American Guide Series

One of the first judges on the Georgia Supeme Court lived here.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/8/2009

last visited: 8/12/2006

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NWNW63.9 km

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American Guide SeriesT.R.R. Cobb House - Athens, GA

in American Guide Series

Historic home, twice relocated, now restored and available for private functions.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/8/2009

last visited: 3/12/2006

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NWNW64.1 km

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American Guide SeriesBenjamin H Hill Home - Athens, GA

in American Guide Series

This historic home has been the long time residence of the President of the University of Georgia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/8/2009

last visited: 3/12/2006

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NWNW64.2 km

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American Guide SeriesHenry Grady House - Athens, GA

in American Guide Series

Large mansion along Prince Ave, available for party rentals.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/8/2009

last visited: 10/10/2005

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NENE84 km

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American Guide SeriesTrinity Episcopal Church - Abbeville, SC

in American Guide Series

Trinity Episcopal Church in Edgefield SC

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member gpsblake

location: South Carolina

date approved: 12/28/2014

last visited: never

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EE87.1 km

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American Guide SeriesOld Medical College Building - Augusta, GA

in American Guide Series

Old Medical College, a National Historic Landmark, was built in 1835 to serve as home to the Medical College of Georgia (MCG), the third-oldest medical college in the Southeast.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/4/2009

last visited: 3/20/2011

Image for Signers' Monument - Augusta, GAview gallery

EE87.2 km

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American Guide SeriesSigners' Monument - Augusta, GA

in American Guide Series

Obelisk dedicated to the 3 signers of the Constitution from Georgia. It also houses 2 of the bodies.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/4/2009

last visited: 8/20/2017

Image for Lawrenceville, GAview gallery

NWNW110.6 km

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American Guide SeriesLawrenceville, GA

in American Guide Series

Moderate size town, now on the extreme outskirts of 'Atlanta'.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/16/2009

last visited: 6/5/2019

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WW118.9 km

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American Guide SeriesStone Mountain, GA

in American Guide Series

A large relief sculpture memorializes the Civil War. It serves as the centerpiece for a large park complex.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 10/25/2009

last visited: 10/7/2019

Image for Nacoochee Valley/Nacoochee Indian Mound - GAview gallery

NWNW146.1 km

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American Guide SeriesNacoochee Valley/Nacoochee Indian Mound - GA

in American Guide Series

Gauxule, Cherokee Indian town, Town House sat upon the mound, and the residents resided in the surrounding field. Visited by DeSoto in 1540, looking for gold.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/8/2009

last visited: 7/18/2010

Image for North Georgia College - Dahlonega, GAview gallery

NWNW147.9 km

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American Guide SeriesNorth Georgia College - Dahlonega, GA

in American Guide Series

Historic mint is now a historic part of North Georgia College.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/8/2009

last visited: 8/1/2017

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