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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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NENE64.2 km

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American Guide SeriesSilver Springs, FL

in American Guide Series

West Central Florida Attraction

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sfwife

location: Florida

date approved: 1/27/2008

last visited: 9/23/2008

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NN103 km

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American Guide SeriesAustin Cary Memorial Forest - Alachua County, FL

in American Guide Series

The Austin Cary Memorial Forest is a valuable natural laboratory of the University of Florida for forest resource education, demonstration, and research.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member crackergals

location: Florida

date approved: 4/24/2009

last visited: 8/6/2010

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SS103.5 km

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American Guide SeriesCentro Asturiano (Spanish Club)

in American Guide Series

Historic Tampa Building

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sfwife

location: Florida

date approved: 2/4/2008

last visited: 8/9/2009

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SS103.5 km

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American Guide SeriesTampa Public Library

in American Guide Series

Historic Library in Tampa FL

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sfwife

location: Florida

date approved: 2/4/2008

last visited: 2/5/2008

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SS103.6 km

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American Guide SeriesCirculo Cubano (Cuban Club) - Tampa, FL

in American Guide Series

One of many historic clubs in the historic Ybor City district.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Florida

date approved: 8/13/2009

last visited: 1/4/2013

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SS103.8 km

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American Guide SeriesYbor City - Tampa, FL

in American Guide Series

Large historic district with lots of Spanish influance. Has many historic markers and listings on the National Register of Historic Places.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Florida

date approved: 8/14/2009

last visited: 1/4/2013

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SS103.8 km

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American Guide SeriesCentro Espanol (Spanish Club) - Tampa, FL

in American Guide Series

Historic building now part of the Centro Ybor shopping and entertainment district.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Florida

date approved: 8/13/2009

last visited: 12/31/2012

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SS103.8 km

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American Guide SeriesL'unione Italiana (Italian Club) - Tampa, FL

in American Guide Series

One of many historic clubs in the Ybor City district. Has a plaque station on NRHP, but not found on list.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Florida

date approved: 8/13/2009

last visited: 12/31/2012

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SS104.3 km

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American Guide SeriesOak Lawn Cemetery - Tampa, FL

in American Guide Series

Historic Cemtery in Tampa, FL

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sfwife

location: Florida

date approved: 2/5/2008

last visited: 1/17/2009

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SS104.6 km

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American Guide SeriesTampa Union Station - FL

in American Guide Series

Historic train depot is now a bus terminal and Amtrack stop.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Florida

date approved: 8/13/2009

last visited: 11/5/2012

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SS104.8 km

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American Guide SeriesSacred Heart Roman Catholic Church - Tampa, FL

in American Guide Series

Historic Church in downtown Tampa

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sfwife

location: Florida

date approved: 10/23/2007

last visited: 11/5/2012

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SS104.9 km

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American Guide SeriesThe Orange Grove Hotel Building

in American Guide Series

Historic Marker in Tampa FL

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sfwife

location: Florida

date approved: 2/3/2008

last visited: 1/17/2009

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SS105.1 km

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American Guide SeriesThe De Soto Oak - Tampa, FL

in American Guide Series

Historic oak on the campus of Tampa University

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sfwife

location: Florida

date approved: 9/29/2007

last visited: 2/20/2009

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SS105.1 km

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American Guide SeriesTampa Municipal Museum - Tampa, FL

in American Guide Series

Museum on the campus of University of Tampa

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sfwife

location: Florida

date approved: 9/30/2007

last visited: 11/22/2011

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SESE113.8 km

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American Guide SeriesFrank Lloyd Wright Buildings, Florida Southern College campus - Lakeland, FL

in American Guide Series

Florida Southern College has the largest collection of Frank Lloyd Wright-designed buildings; all of which are being restored.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Florida

date approved: 8/20/2012

last visited: 5/2/2014

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SESE114.1 km

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American Guide SeriesHindu Temple, Wishing Pool and Garden of Meditation; Florida Southern College - Lakeland, FL

in American Guide Series

These features were installed on the campus of Florida Southern College by Frederick B. Fisher, Methodist Bishop.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Florida

date approved: 8/20/2012

last visited: 5/26/2013

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SESE114.1 km

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American Guide SeriesFlorida Southern College - Lakeland, Florida

in American Guide Series

Florida Southern College is a private, four-year college located in Lakeland, Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lazyCachers

location: Florida

date approved: 5/17/2008

last visited: 5/11/2014

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NENE123.4 km

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American Guide SeriesGold Head Branch State Park - Keystone Heights, FL

in American Guide Series

The park's full name is the Mike Roess Gold Head Branch State Park, and it's located in Keystone Heights, Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 7/23/2011

last visited: 7/3/2014

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SS124.6 km

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American Guide SeriesSt. Mary's Church - St. Petersburg, FL

in American Guide Series

The beautiful St. Mary Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church is an octagonal building located in downtown St. Petersburg, Florida, USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 7/23/2011

last visited: 5/2/2012

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EE124.6 km

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American Guide SeriesLake Eola - Orlando, FL

in American Guide Series

Lake Eola is still vibrant after all these years!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 8/20/2012

last visited: 2/7/2014

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NN129.1 km

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American Guide SeriesUnion County Courthouse - Lake Butler, FL

in American Guide Series

The Union County Courthouse, located in Lake Butler, Florida, was built by the Works Progress Administration in 1936 at a cost of $39,000. It is referenced in the American Guide Series for Florida.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 2/22/2010

last visited: never

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SESE132.4 km

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American Guide SeriesCypress Gardens - Lake Wales, FL

in American Guide Series

A small portion of Cypress Gardens has been preserved in the new LEGOLAND location just outside Lake Wales, FL.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Florida

date approved: 8/20/2012

last visited: 4/6/2015

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SESE145 km

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American Guide SeriesIron Mountain - Lake Wales, FL

in American Guide Series

Bok Tower stands atop Iron Mountain, the highest point in peninsular Florida at 324 feet above sea level.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 94RedRover

location: Florida

date approved: 2/24/2009

last visited: 1/4/2014

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SESE145 km

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American Guide SeriesSinging Tower - Mountain Lake Sanctuary, Lake Wales, FL

in American Guide Series

Bok Tower and the surrounding sanctuary was a gift to the American people by Dutch immigrant, Edward W. Bok, for the successes he had of the American Dream.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 94RedRover

location: Florida

date approved: 2/14/2009

last visited: 3/25/2014

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SESE145 km

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American Guide SeriesMountain Lake Sanctuary - Lake Wales, FL

in American Guide Series

Bok Tower and the surrounding sanctuary was a gift to the American people by Dutch immigrant, Edward W. Bok, for the successes he had of the American Dream.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 94RedRover

location: Florida

date approved: 2/21/2009

last visited: 3/18/2014

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