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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 SeriesSaturn Club - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

The Saturn Club is a private club for wealthy and educated individuals in Buffalo.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 5/11/2007

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesWilcox House - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

The Wilcox House was the site of the Theodore Roosevelt presidential inauguration in 1901.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 5/11/2007

last visited: 1/2/2013

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SWSW0.8 km

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American Guide SeriesTemple Beth Zion - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

The former Temple Beth Zion building was once home to the largest Jewish congregation in Western New York, and is also one of the oldest in the country.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 6/2/2007

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesNew York State Institute for the Study of Malignant Diseases - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

The New York State Institute for the Study of Malignant Diseases, now known as Roswell Park Cancer Institute, is one of the premier cancer treatment centers in the country.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 6/21/2008

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesMilburn House - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

The Milburn House in Buffalo was where President William McKinley died after being shot at the 1901 Pan-American Exposition.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 10/15/2007

last visited: never

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NN1.1 km

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American Guide SeriesBuffalo Masonic Consistory - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

The Buffalo Masonic Consistory was originally built as a residence for a prominent local businessman, and is now used as classrooms for a Buffalo Catholic high school.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 10/15/2007

last visited: never

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SWSW1.3 km

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American Guide SeriesMark Twain House - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

Mark Twain lived less than two years in Buffalo along one of Buffalo's most famous streets, just north of downtown. The house was demolished almost 100 years after it was built.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 4/20/2008

last visited: never

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SS1.3 km

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American Guide SeriesBuffalo Courier-Express Building

in American Guide Series

The Buffalo Courier Express Building was home to one of two daily Buffalo newspapers for 52 years.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 5/11/2007

last visited: 7/24/2011

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SS1.4 km

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American Guide SeriesGrosvenor Library - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

The Grosvenor Library, originally a building designed to display cycloramas, now is used as office space and is known The Cyclorama Building.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 4/20/2008

last visited: never

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SWSW1.4 km

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American Guide SeriesBuffalo Club - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

The Buffalo Club is a private men's club located just north of downtown Buffalo.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 6/3/2007

last visited: 8/17/2008

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American Guide SeriesTrinity Episcopal Church - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

The Trinity Episcopal Church is the second oldest episcopal church congregation with Buffalo, with this building being their home since 1886.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 6/3/2007

last visited: 4/13/2008

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American Guide SeriesForest Lawn Cemetery - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

Forest Lawn Cemetery is a beautiful 267 acre cemetery with many well known people laid to rest inside.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 6/3/2007

last visited: 10/8/2007

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SS1.9 km

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American Guide SeriesChippewa Market - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

The Chippewa Market in downtown Buffalo was once a thriving farmers market.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 6/23/2007

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesBuffalo Museum of Science - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

The Museum of Science on the east side of Buffalo has been home to many great science exhibits since 1929.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 3/7/2008

last visited: 11/16/2013

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American Guide SeriesElectric Building - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

The Electric Building was similar to a building of the same name built for the Pan-American Expostion of 1901. It was also one of the first fully electrified office buildings in the world.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 6/2/2007

last visited: 8/11/2014

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American Guide SeriesBuffalo Savings Bank - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

Buffalo Savings Bank, now home to an M&T Bank branch, is a unique domed structure that is covered with real gold leaf.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 6/3/2007

last visited: 8/11/2014

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American Guide SeriesMichigan Avenue Baptist Church - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

The Michigan Avenue Baptist Church was the first all black church in Buffalo and also an important stop on the Underground Railroad.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 5/16/2007

last visited: 6/26/2009

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American Guide SeriesHumboldt Park - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

Humbolt Park, now known as Martin Luther King Jr. Park, is a 56 acre park designed by Frederick Law Olmsted on the east side of Buffalo.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 7/21/2008

last visited: 3/7/2017

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American Guide SeriesSite of the Millard Fillmore House - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

The former site of President Millard Fillmore's home was located on Niagara Square in the heart of downtown Buffalo. Today, the site is occupied by the Statler Tower office building.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 6/2/2007

last visited: 7/14/2010

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American Guide SeriesSpencer Kellogg Administration and Office Building - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

The Spencer Kellogg Building was once the corporate offices of one of the largest manufacturers of linseed products in the country. Today, the site is occupied by a surface parking lot.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 6/2/2007

last visited: never

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SS2.4 km

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American Guide SeriesNew York State Building - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

The New York State Building, now known as the Walter J. Mahoney State Office Building, is one of several state office buildings in downtown Buffalo.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 6/2/2007

last visited: 7/14/2010

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SS2.4 km

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American Guide SeriesSoldiers' and Sailors' Monument - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

The Soldiers' & Sailors' Monument is a US Civil War Memorial located in Lafayette Square in downtown Buffalo.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 6/2/2007

last visited: 8/11/2014

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American Guide SeriesBuffalo Public Library - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

The Buffalo Public Library was located on Lafayette Square in downtown Buffalo, but was demolished in the 1960s for a new library.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 6/23/2007

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesMcKinley Monument - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

The McKinley Monument sits in the center of Niagara Square in the heart of downtown Buffalo.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 6/2/2007

last visited: 8/11/2014

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American Guide SeriesU.S. Courthouse - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

The Michael J. Dillon U.S. Courthouse is a seven story building, located on Niagara Square in the heart of downtown Buffalo.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 5/17/2007

last visited: 8/11/2014

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