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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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Image for Seneca Oil Spring - Cuba, New Yorkview gallery

NWNW56.2 km

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American Guide SeriesSeneca Oil Spring - Cuba, New York

in American Guide Series

The site where the first petroleum was discovered in the United States of America!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Szuchie

location: New York

date approved: 2/29/2008

last visited: 11/7/2009

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NN90.3 km

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American Guide SeriesLetchworth Museum - Letchworth State Park, New York

in American Guide Series

Welcome to the William P. Letchworth Historical Museum in Letchworth State Park, New York!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Szuchie

location: New York

date approved: 2/28/2008

last visited: 8/2/2008

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NN90.3 km

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American Guide SeriesSeneca Council House - Letchworth State Park, New York

in American Guide Series

Welcome to the Council House located in Letchworth State Park, New York.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Szuchie

location: New York

date approved: 2/28/2008

last visited: never

Image for Mary Jemison Homestead and Grave Statue - Letchworth State Park, NYview gallery

NN90.3 km

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American Guide SeriesMary Jemison Homestead and Grave Statue - Letchworth State Park, NY

in American Guide Series

Welcome to the Mary Jemison Homestead and Grave Statue.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Szuchie

location: New York

date approved: 2/28/2008

last visited: never

Image for Inspiration Point Overlook - Letchworth State Park, New Yorkview gallery

NN90.6 km

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American Guide SeriesInspiration Point Overlook - Letchworth State Park, New York

in American Guide Series

Welcome to Inspiration Point Overlook in Letchworth State Park!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Szuchie

location: New York

date approved: 2/28/2008

last visited: 8/2/2008

Image for Letchworth State Park, New Yorkview gallery

NN90.9 km

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American Guide SeriesLetchworth State Park, New York

in American Guide Series

Welcome to Letchworth State Park, New York!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Szuchie

location: New York

date approved: 2/28/2008

last visited: 8/2/2008

Image for Fenton Memorial Park/Fenton House - Jamestown, New Yorkview gallery

WW106.7 km

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American Guide SeriesFenton Memorial Park/Fenton House - Jamestown, New York

in American Guide Series

Welcome to the Fenton Mansion and Statue in Fenton Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Szuchie

location: New York

date approved: 2/28/2008

last visited: 8/5/2013

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NN108 km

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American Guide SeriesSeth M. Gates House - Warsaw, New York

in American Guide Series

Welcome to the Seth M. Gates House in Warsaw, New York!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Szuchie

location: New York

date approved: 2/28/2008

last visited: 3/11/2010

Image for Warsaw and Soldier's Monument - Warsaw, New Yorkview gallery

NN108.1 km

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American Guide SeriesWarsaw and Soldier's Monument - Warsaw, New York

in American Guide Series

Welcome to Warsaw and it's historic Soldier's Monument in Monument Circle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Szuchie

location: New York

date approved: 2/28/2008

last visited: 6/21/2014

Image for Watkins Glen State Park - Watkins Glen, NYview gallery

NENE116.2 km

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American Guide SeriesWatkins Glen State Park - Watkins Glen, NY

in American Guide Series

Watkins Glen state park is a scenic treasure in the Finger Lakes region of central New York.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 7/12/2007

last visited: 9/6/2014

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NN117.3 km

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American Guide SeriesMiddlebury Academy - Wyoming, New York

in American Guide Series

Welcome to Middlebury Academy - the first academy west of the Genesee in Wyoming, New York!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Szuchie

location: New York

date approved: 2/28/2008

last visited: 6/21/2014

Image for Sullivan Monument, Honeoye, NYview gallery

NN120.5 km

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American Guide SeriesSullivan Monument, Honeoye, NY

in American Guide Series

One of many monuments in this area, erected by New York State in 1929, outlining the Sullivan Clinton Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MrsMcFly

location: New York

date approved: 4/11/2008

last visited: never

Image for Grange Hall, Fredonia, New Yorkview gallery

NWNW131 km

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American Guide SeriesGrange Hall, Fredonia, New York

in American Guide Series

A Main Street fixture since 1915.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Andy Too

location: New York

date approved: 5/2/2008

last visited: never

Image for Lafayette Park, Fredonia, NY.view gallery

NWNW131 km

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American Guide SeriesLafayette Park, Fredonia, NY.

in American Guide Series

A centerpiece for Fredonia, " the most beautiful Village in New York."

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Andy Too

location: New York

date approved: 5/1/2008

last visited: never

Image for Basilica of Our Lady of Victory - Lackawanna, NYview gallery

NWNW134.4 km

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American Guide SeriesBasilica of Our Lady of Victory - Lackawanna, NY

in American Guide Series

The Our Lady of Victory Basilica located just outside Buffalo, NY is one of a handful of basilicas in the country. It was largely through the efforts of Father Nelson Baker that the basilica was constructed in the 1920s.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 7/11/2007

last visited: 2/13/2013

Image for First United Presbyterian Church, Mumford, New Yorkview gallery

NN136.2 km

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American Guide SeriesFirst United Presbyterian Church, Mumford, New York

in American Guide Series

Beautiful High Victorian Gothic style church built by architect A. J. Warner in the 1800's.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MrsMcFly

location: New York

date approved: 3/6/2009

last visited: 7/15/2010

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NN136.2 km

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American Guide SeriesOld Batavia Cemetery - Batavia, NY

in American Guide Series

The Old Batavia Cemetery is the final resting place of many of Batavia's earliest settlers, including Joseph Ellicott who laid out towns and roads in Western New York.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 3/7/2008

last visited: 7/26/2008

Image for Holland Land Office Museum - Batavia, NYview gallery

NN137 km

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American Guide SeriesHolland Land Office Museum - Batavia, NY

in American Guide Series

The Holland Land Office Museum in Batavia tells the history of how the many towns and cities in Western New York came to be in existence.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 3/6/2008

last visited: never

Image for Niagara Frontier Food Terminal - Buffalo, NYview gallery

NWNW138.9 km

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American Guide SeriesNiagara Frontier Food Terminal - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

The Niagara Frontier Food Terminal is a sprawling complex of buildings that is primarily used as a wholesale food distributor for area restaurants and businesses.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 2/3/2008

last visited: never

Image for SS. Peter and Paul Russian Orthodox Church - Buffalo, NYview gallery

NWNW139.5 km

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American Guide SeriesSS. Peter and Paul Russian Orthodox Church - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

Sts. Peter and Paul Russian Orthodox Church is located in the southeast section of Buffalo, and is one of only three Orthodox churches in the area.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 2/3/2008

last visited: never

Image for Larkin Building - Buffalo, NYview gallery

NWNW140.5 km

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American Guide SeriesLarkin Building - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

The Larkin Building was once a state-of-the-art office building for the Larkin Company. It was demolished in 1950.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 6/8/2007

last visited: never

Image for New York Central Terminal - Buffalo, NYview gallery

NWNW140.8 km

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American Guide SeriesNew York Central Terminal - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

The New York Central Terminal on the east side of Buffalo was once the largest station on the New York Central Railroad.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 10/26/2007

last visited: 9/20/2008

Image for Michigan Avenue Baptist Church - Buffalo, NYview gallery

NWNW141.9 km

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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

Image for St. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral - Buffalo, NYview gallery

NWNW141.9 km

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American Guide SeriesSt. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

St. Paul's is one of two cathedrals in downtown Buffalo. It was designed by Richard Upjohn, famous for designing Trinity Church in New York City.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 9/8/2009

last visited: 8/11/2014

Image for Prudential Building - Buffalo, NYview gallery

NWNW141.9 km

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American Guide SeriesPrudential Building - Buffalo, NY

in American Guide Series

The Prudential Building, now known as the Guaranty Building, in downtown Buffalo is a beautiful terra cotta structure designed by famous American architect Louis Sullivan.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 5/17/2007

last visited: 8/11/2014

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