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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 Wyalusing Rocks - west of Wyalusing, PAview gallery

SWSW53.4 km

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American Guide SeriesWyalusing Rocks - west of Wyalusing, PA

in American Guide Series

Wyalusing Rocks overlook still offers a panoramic view of the Susquehannah River.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Lightnin Bug

location: Pennsylvania

date approved: 12/26/2009

last visited: 7/9/2014

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WW84.5 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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NN106.4 km

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American Guide SeriesVillage of Chittenango - Chittenango, New York

in American Guide Series

Chittenango, New York was the childhood home of L. Frank Baum, author of the story "The Wizard of Oz".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PTCRAZY

location: New York

date approved: 6/9/2008

last visited: never

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NWNW124.1 km

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American Guide SeriesThe Smith Observatory - Geneva, New York

in American Guide Series

The Smith Observatory, was actually maintained by Dr. William R. Brooks.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BarbershopDru

location: New York

date approved: 6/3/2008

last visited: never

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SESE135.2 km

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American Guide SeriesThe Memorial Obelisk @ High Point State Park - Sussex County, NJ

in American Guide Series

The monument was built through the generosity of the Kusers, in honor of all war veterans. Construction started in 1928 through 1930. On June 21, 1930, several months after the Colonel's death, a dedication was held @ the monument's base.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 7/14/2009

last visited: 8/10/2014

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SESE141.8 km

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American Guide SeriesDelaware Water Gap - Between PA and NJ

in American Guide Series

The Appalachians are Bisected by the famous Delaware Water Gap, 900 feet wide at the base and 4,500 feet wide at the top, with sides rising to a height of 1,200 feet or more.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Lightnin Bug

location: New Jersey

date approved: 11/23/2010

last visited: 5/2/2014

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