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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 SeriesSanborn Field - Columbia, Missouri

in American Guide Series

Historic agricultural test field listed as a National Historic Landmark, located on the campus of the University of Missouri in Columbia.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/21/2008

last visited: 7/4/2012

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NWNW57.6 km

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American Guide SeriesCarrollton Missouri and Gen. James Shields Monuments

in American Guide Series

Mexican War hero, Union Civil War General,and the only man to represent three states in the United States Senate (Illinois,Minnesota, Missouri) is remembered by two exquisite monuments here.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Carpe Diem59

location: Missouri

date approved: 11/21/2009

last visited: 8/27/2014

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American Guide SeriesCentralia, Missouri - a railroad town with Civil War history

in American Guide Series

The small town with a rich Civil War history. A massacre occurred here on September 27, 1864 and a battle later in the day, a few miles from the center of this railroad community on the Mid-Missouri prairie.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Carpe Diem59

location: Missouri

date approved: 6/23/2012

last visited: never

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SWSW76.1 km

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American Guide SeriesOld Courthouse - Warrensburg, Missouri

in American Guide Series

Commonly called the Old Johnson County Courthouse, this former courthouse is located in the old town square which is west of the current business district in Warrensburg, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 5/25/2007

last visited: 2/8/2008

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WW80.1 km

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American Guide SeriesWentworth Military Academy - Lexington, Missouri

in American Guide Series

Historic military high school and junior college in Lexington, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 5/30/2011

last visited: 8/15/2007

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WW80.5 km

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American Guide SeriesLexington Battlefield - Lexington, Missouri

in American Guide Series

Civil War battlefield on the north side of Lexington, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 5/26/2011

last visited: 8/15/2007

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WW80.6 km

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American Guide SeriesPublic Library and Historical Association Building - Lexington, Missouri

in American Guide Series

Historic church then library now museum in Lexington, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 5/26/2011

last visited: 8/15/2007

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WW80.6 km

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American Guide SeriesChrist Episcopal Church - Lexington, Missouri

in American Guide Series

Historic Episcopal church in Lexington, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 5/26/2011

last visited: 8/15/2007

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WW80.8 km

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American Guide SeriesAnderson House - Lexington, Missouri

in American Guide Series

Historic house which served as hospital during the Civil War now part of the Battle of Lexington State Historic Site in Lexington, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 5/26/2011

last visited: 8/15/2007

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WW80.8 km

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American Guide SeriesLafayette County Courthouse - Lexington, Missouri

in American Guide Series

Historic county courthouse in Lexington, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 5/26/2011

last visited: 8/15/2007

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WW81.1 km

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American Guide SeriesPioneer Mother Monument - Lexington, Missouri

in American Guide Series

Statue of a pioneering woman also known as the "Madonna of the Trail" in Lexington, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 5/30/2011

last visited: 8/15/2007

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NN82.4 km

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American Guide SeriesPershing House - Laclede, Missouri

in American Guide Series

Boyhood home of the leader of the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 5/21/2013

last visited: 4/15/2008

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SESE86.9 km

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American Guide SeriesNew State Office Building - Jefferson City, Missouri

in American Guide Series

One of the state office buildings in Jefferson City, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 11/21/2008

last visited: never

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SESE86.9 km

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American Guide SeriesSupreme Court Building - Jefferson City, Missouri

in American Guide Series

Courthouse for the highest state court in the State of Missouri in Jefferson City, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 11/21/2008

last visited: 8/23/2014

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SESE87.2 km

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American Guide SeriesExecutive Mansion - Jefferson City, Missouri

in American Guide Series

Mansion serving as the home for the Governors of Missouri since its construction in 1871.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 2/16/2012

last visited: 8/14/2014

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American Guide SeriesNational Cemetery, Jefferson City

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The Union soldiers ambushed and slain by Bloody Bill Anderson’s Confederate guerrilla band in September,1864 near Centralia, MO were reburied here in 1868. Today during Memorial Day ceremonies a wreath is placed at their timeworn obelisk.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Carpe Diem59

location: Missouri

date approved: 8/19/2009

last visited: 12/12/2010

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American Guide SeriesPioneer Cemetery Richmond, Missouri

in American Guide Series

An historic cemetery that lies a little northwest from the town square in Richmond, Missouri has new life and a monument to Mormon pioneers; but, it also contains the gravestone of the notorious civil war guerrilla leader "Bloody Bill" Anderson.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Carpe Diem59

location: Missouri

date approved: 8/14/2009

last visited: 7/11/2007

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American Guide SeriesLee Brothers Stable - Mexico, Missouri

in American Guide Series

39 9.7992 91 53.42772 Tour 15

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 8/25/2013

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesKing's Daughters Home - Mexico, Missouri

in American Guide Series

Historic home for senior citizens in Mexico, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 8/25/2013

last visited: never

Image for Hardin College Buildings - Mexico, Missouriview gallery

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American Guide SeriesHardin College Buildings - Mexico, Missouri

in American Guide Series

Former college buildings in Mexico, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 8/25/2013

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesA.P. Green Fire Brick Company Plant - Mexico, Missouri

in American Guide Series

Large now non-operating brick plant in Mexico, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 8/25/2013

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesMissouri Military Academy - Mexico, Missouri

in American Guide Series

Historic military prep school in Mexico, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 8/25/2013

last visited: never

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NWNW95.6 km

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American Guide SeriesSite of Browning Hotel - Chillicothe, Missouri

in American Guide Series

Location of former hotel and tablet honoring an 19th century musician in Chillicothe, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 5/7/2013

last visited: never

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NWNW96.4 km

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American Guide SeriesChillicothe Business College - Chillicohe, Missouri

in American Guide Series

Site of former Chillicothe Business College which had a long history in Chillicothe, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 5/6/2013

last visited: never

Image for Simpson Park - Chillicothe, Missouriview gallery

NWNW96.9 km

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American Guide SeriesSimpson Park - Chillicothe, Missouri

in American Guide Series

Municipal park in Chillicothe, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 5/6/2013

last visited: never

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