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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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American Guide SeriesUnitarian Church - Charleston, SC

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The Unitarian Church in Charleston, South Carolina, is the second oldest church in downtown Charleston, is the the oldest Unitarian church in the South, and is a National Historic Landmark.

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 3/28/2014

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesSt. John's Lutheran Church - Charleston, SC

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St. John's Lutheran Church, which was built from 1816 to 1818, is a contributing structure in the Charleston Historic District in Charleston, South Carolina.

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 3/28/2014

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesJohn Rutledge House - Charleston, SC

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The John Rutledge House, located in historic Charleston, South Carolina, was listed on the National Register in 1971 and declared a National Historic Landmark in 1973.

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 3/28/2014

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesCircular Congregational Church - Charleston, SC

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The Circular Congregational Church, built circa 1892, is located in historic downtown Charleston, South Carolina, USA.

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 3/28/2014

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesHibernian Hall - Charleston, SC

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Hibernian Hall, located in historic downtown Charleston, South Carolina, USA, was constructed in 1840 in the Greek Revival style and is home to the Hibernian Society, an Irish benevolent society.

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 3/28/2014

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesSt. Michael's Episcopal Church - Charleston, SC

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St. Michael's Episcopal Church is the oldest surviving religious structure in Charleston, South Carolina. It is located at 71 Broad Street.

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 1/5/2014

last visited: 11/2/2014

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American Guide SeriesDock Street Theatre - Charleston, SC

in American Guide Series

This historic Theater is located at 135 Church Street in Charleston, SC.

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 1/4/2014

last visited: 10/4/2013

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American Guide SeriesSt. Phillip's Episcopal Church - Charleston, SC

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This icon church of Charleston is located at 142 Church St, Charleston, SC. This is the oldest congregation south of Virginia.

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 1/3/2014

last visited: 3/28/2013

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American Guide SeriesHuguenot (French Protestant) Church - Charleston, SC

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This French Huguenot Church is located at 44 Queen Street in Charleston, SC

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 1/3/2014

last visited: 9/14/2014

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American Guide SeriesMarion Square - Charleston, SC

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A large open, green space area in downtown Charleston.

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 6/29/2012

last visited: 3/30/2013

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American Guide SeriesCharleston Museum - Charleston, SC

in American Guide Series

Former home of the Charleston Museum.

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location: South Carolina

date approved: 6/29/2012

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesFort Screven - Tybee Island, GA

in American Guide Series

One of many historic forts that helped protect the coastline.

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location: Georgia

date approved: 7/28/2009

last visited: 9/19/2014

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American Guide SeriesFort Pulaski National Monument - GA

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One of several historic forts in the region. this one saw battle during the Civil War.

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location: Georgia

date approved: 8/6/2009

last visited: 11/9/2012

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American Guide SeriesLazaretto - Tybee Island, GA

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Small Georgia community that from 1768 to 1785 was the hospital for slaves arriving ill and access to Ft Pulaski.

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location: Georgia

date approved: 7/28/2009

last visited: 3/12/2014

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American Guide SeriesSite of Fort Wayne - Savannah, GA

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Fort Wayne was built in 1762 to defend Savannah. The fort was not of military importance until the Revolutionary War. Today, the only remnants of the fort are the buttressed brick walls that made up the base of the fort.

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location: Georgia

date approved: 8/28/2008

last visited: 8/4/2009

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American Guide SeriesOld Harbor Light - Savannah, GA

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The Old Harbor Light was built by the US Government in 1858 to guide ships in the Savannah River, especially to avoid the wrecks of ships sunk in 1779 by the British during the Revolution to keep American and French ships out.

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location: Georgia

date approved: 8/28/2008

last visited: 6/13/2010

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American Guide SeriesFlint House - Savannah, GA

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Part of the Flint House was built in 1734 and other parts in 1753. Around 1753 it became a tavern catering to sailors, including pirates. It is located at 20 E Broad St.

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location: Georgia

date approved: 8/28/2008

last visited: 9/19/2014

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American Guide SeriesFactors Row - Savannah, GA

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The factors row is a line of buildings along the bluff over looking the Savannah River in Savannah, GA. The buildings were used by the cotton factors in the 19th century.

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location: Georgia

date approved: 8/28/2008

last visited: 9/19/2014

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American Guide SeriesSite of Filature (Headquarters of the Silk Industy) - Savannah, GA

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This building was erected in 1751. It was built as the headquarters of Savannah's silk industry. When the industry failed, it was converted into an assembly and dance hall. It is located on St. Julian St between Lincoln and Abercorn.

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location: Georgia

date approved: 8/31/2008

last visited: 10/14/2008

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American Guide SeriesThe Pink House - Savannah, GA

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Savannah's Olde Pink House was so named for the beautiful shade of "pink" stucco, which covers its old brick. This Georgian mansion was built in 1789 for James Habersham Jr. It is located at 23 Abercorn St in Savannah.

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location: Georgia

date approved: 6/14/2008

last visited: 4/21/2009

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American Guide SeriesThe Roberts House - Savannah, GA

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This house, also known as the Oliver Sturges House was built in 1813. The plan for the first steamship voyage across the Atlantic Ocean was developed here. It is located at 27 Abercorn in Savannah, GA.

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location: Georgia

date approved: 6/14/2008

last visited: 6/29/2009

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American Guide SeriesCity Hall - Savannah, GA

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This building was built in 1906. It is located at the corner of Bull and Bay Sts in Savannah, GA.

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location: Georgia

date approved: 6/12/2008

last visited: 11/5/2013

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American Guide SeriesSite of Oglethorpe's First Camp - Savannah, GA

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Yamacraw Bluff is the site of General Oglethorpe's first camp after landing at what would later become the City of Savannah. It is now a park located just west of City Hall.

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location: Georgia

date approved: 6/12/2008

last visited: 6/13/2010

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American Guide SeriesUnited States Customhouse - Savannah, GA

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The US Customhouse was built in 1848-1852 on the site of the first public building in Savannah. It is located at 1 E Bay St in Savannah, GA.

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location: Georgia

date approved: 6/12/2008

last visited: 9/10/2012

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American Guide SeriesChrist Episcopal Church - Savannah, GA

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Christ Church was the first church in Georgia. It was formed in 1733. This building was built in 1838. It is located at 28 Bull St.

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location: Georgia

date approved: 6/3/2008

last visited: 6/13/2010

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