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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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SESE40.4 km

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American Guide SeriesMain Street La Crosse - La Crosse, WI

in American Guide Series

A photo taken from this corner was featured in the Wisconsin, A Guide to the Badger State, 1941.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member mrjcanger

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 11/28/2016

last visited: never

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SS123.8 km

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American Guide SeriesWyalusing State Park - Wisconsin

in American Guide Series

Wyalusing State park is located high on the bluffs above the confluence of the Mississippi and Wisconsin rivers.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Hikenutty

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 7/23/2007

last visited: 5/19/2018

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NWNW147.1 km

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American Guide SeriesTamarack House Site - Stillwater, Minnesota

in American Guide Series

Location of early house in what later became Stillwater, Minnesota.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Minnesota

date approved: 7/11/2009

last visited: 6/15/2015

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SESE152.6 km

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American Guide SeriesLancaster, WI

in American Guide Series

Lancaster was laid out in 1837 by Major G. M. Price who named the city after Lancaster, PA. It is the county seat of Grant County. Nelson Dewey, the first governor of the State of Wisconsin is buried here.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member onfire4jesus

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 1/24/2009

last visited: 10/11/2008

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SESE152.6 km

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American Guide SeriesGrant County Courthouse Square - Lancaster, WI

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Lancaster calls itself "The City of the Dome" after the octagonal glass and copper-clad dome of its courthouse building, which was designed by Armand Koch and built in 1905. It is located at 126 W. Main in Lancaster, WI.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member onfire4jesus

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 1/24/2009

last visited: 10/11/2008

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SS156.9 km

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American Guide SeriesCassville, WI

in American Guide Series

Cassville was founded in 1827. Early settlers hoped Cassville would be the Wisconsin Capitol, but were disappointed. This town on the Mississippi became a shipping port.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member onfire4jesus

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 1/23/2009

last visited: 10/11/2008

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