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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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NN76.3 km

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American Guide SeriesTexas and Pacific Passenger Station - Fort Worth, Texas

in American Guide Series

The station building is there but it is in the stage of being converted to condo's.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 2/16/2009

last visited: 2/7/2010

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NN76.3 km

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American Guide SeriesUnited States Post Office - Fort Worth, Texas

in American Guide Series

Still fully functional Post Office with a stamp shop that sells all things postal related.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 2/16/2009

last visited: 10/3/2012

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NN76.6 km

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American Guide SeriesMasonic Temple - Fort Worth, Texas

in American Guide Series

The Masonic Temple is still in use today and the looks have not changed, just the traffic.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 2/15/2009

last visited: 3/9/2012

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NN76.6 km

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American Guide SeriesW.I. Cook Memorial Hospital - Fort Worth, Texas

in American Guide Series

Still in use today as a rehab hospital. My dad spent 3 days here about 5 years ago. Had no idea of the history.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 2/15/2009

last visited: 9/19/2009

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NN76.8 km

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American Guide SeriesFort Worth Public Library - Fort Worth, Texas

in American Guide Series

A building is here but not the old library building. The library has moved north about 5 blocks.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 2/15/2009

last visited: 10/3/2012

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NN76.9 km

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American Guide SeriesThe First Methodist Church - Fort Worth, Texas

in American Guide Series

The present day First United Methodist Chruch.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 2/15/2009

last visited: 6/12/2002

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NN76.9 km

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American Guide SeriesCasa Manana - Fort Worth Texas

in American Guide Series

Casa Manana is a live stage theater in the Arts District of Fort Worth, Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters

location: Texas

date approved: 4/2/2009

last visited: 4/2/2009

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NN77.6 km

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American Guide SeriesSite of Fort Worth - Fort Worth, Texas

in American Guide Series

Site of the original fort named Fort Worth. The location now is the Tarrant County Criminal Courts Building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 2/14/2009

last visited: 11/1/2014

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NN78.4 km

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American Guide SeriesPioneer Rest Cemetery - Fort Worth, Texas

in American Guide Series

Probably the oldest cemetery at least in Tarrant County

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member txoilgas

location: Texas

date approved: 2/15/2009

last visited: 10/14/2009

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