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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The U.D.C. Memorial Window in William Stanley Hoole Special Collections Library was originally located at the original site of Amelia Gayle Gorgas Library, now known as Carmichael Hall, and where Gorg... Learn More
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    U.S Hotel Tavern DRAFT - Submitted for Review
    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    U.S Hotel started in 1835 by John Daughtery was a very big part of the Allegheny Portage Railroad. The hotel was used for a place with food and lodging for all of the travelers. The hotel business was... Learn More
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    U.S. Air Force Academy DRAFT - Submitted for Review
    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The United States Air Force Academy (USAFA) is the military academy for officer candidates of the U.S. Air Force. Located directly north of Colorado Springs, the Air Force Academy is one of Color... Learn More
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    Museums, Galleries and Archives
    Founded in 1972 as the Fort Jackson Museum, the U.S. Army Basic Combat Training Museum explores how basic training has evolved since WWI. It houses 4,500 artifacts and displays several military vehicl... Learn More
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    Museums, Galleries and Archives
    The U.S. Army Chaplain Museum chronicles the history of the Army Chaplain Corps from its inception in 1775 to today. It houses numerous items used by chaplains including uniforms, equipment, liturgica... Learn More
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    Museums, Galleries and Archives
    Created in 1999 and reorganized in 2013, the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center (USAHEC) is the Army’s primary historical research facility. Its six branches, Army Heritage Museum, Visitor and E... Learn More
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    The U.S. Army Museum of Hawaii houses a variety of exhibits used to educate the public about the military history of the beautiful state of Hawaii. The museum includes artifacts ranging from the... Learn More
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    Museums, Galleries and Archives
    Created in 1957, the Quartermaster Museum preserves the history and heritage of the US Army Quartermaster Corp. The Quartermasters have fed, clothed and equipped the US Army for more than two decades.... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    On March 5, 1865 in Waynesboro, Virginia, Army Sergeant Richard Bowry (also known as Boury), of the Company C in the 1st West Virginia Cavalry, serving under Brigadier General George A. Custer and Maj... Learn More
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    Museums, Galleries and Archives
    Located in Conrad Hall at Fort Gordon, the U.S. Army Signal Corps Museum is dedicated to preserving the history and legacy of the Signal Corp from the Civil War to the present-day Global War on Terror... Learn More
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    Museums, Galleries and Archives
    The United States Army Women's Museum preserves and shares the history of women in the U.S Army before and after the official integration of women into the Armed Services. Although the current facilit... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Built in 1839, this historic building was once part a of large United States arsenal comprised of several buildings, most of which not longer exist. Today it is one of the administrative buildings of... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Built in 1840, the U.S. Arsenal Building in Little Rock, Arkansas is the 1st military installation in the city. As the last remaining structure of the Little Rock Arsenal, this building is one of the... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The Iron Bank, co-founded by residents and the founder of Ironton, opened for business on July 11, 1851. After some changes in location and a merger, the bank, then the First National Bank of Ironton,... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Completed in 1989, after construction began in 1987, the U.S. Bank Tower stands at a monumental 1,018-feet (310.3 m), making it the second tallest building in the city and the third tallest in the sta... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    U.S. Cellular Field on the South Side of Chicago is the home of the Major League Baseball team, the Chicago White Sox. Since 1991, the White Sox have resided in this expansive stadium that seats 40,61... Learn More
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    Museums, Galleries and Archives
    The U.S. Coast Guard Museum can be found on the campus of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy. This museum preserves and shares the history of America’s oldest continuous maritime service through exhibits o... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Built with the intention of both promoting and taxing the trade goods that arrived in the port of New Orleans, the U.S. Custom House represents one of the most significant works of architecture commis... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    In March of 1849 Congress created the Department of the Interior. Its purpose is to take care of the nation’s internal affairs. It is located in a 7-story building that covers 2 city blocks. The build... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    A National Historic landmark, the U.S. Department of Treasury Building was constructed in multiple phases dating back to the 1830s.. Prior to that time, the first Treasury building was a simple two-st... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The US Marine Corps War Memorial is probably the most iconic image in American military history. The memorial depicts six men raising the American flag over Iwo Jima as a sign that the Pacific campaig... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Located on the Tropic Lighting Museum grounds on Wheeler Army Airfield, this marker commemorates the Korean War, which lasted from June 25,1950 to July 27, 1953, and the liberation of Seoul by the U.S... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The US Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado was the first of the three US Olympic training centers to be established. It is best known for its high elevation and how that benefits ath... Learn More
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    U.S. Post Office DRAFT - Submitted for Review
    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Mediterranean Revival built in 1925. Architect: James Wetmore. Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    This historic post office was constructed in 1937 and contains a mural entitled "Old Time Camp Meeting" that depicts a social and religious event of local importance. The mural was painted in 1940 by... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The Oakland, MD post office was built under the Federal Works Agency in 1940, one of Franklin Roosevelt's New Deal government agencies. It is also home to a mural painted as part of the New Deal's art... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The U.S. Post Office located at 380 Hamilton Avenue in Palo Alto, California has been located there since 1933 when construction was completed. Designed by local architect, Birge M. Clark in the Span... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The federal post office in Magnolia, Mississippi, built between 1936-1937, is located in the central business district and is one of 32 post offices built in the state during the Great Depression. It... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Restored in the early 1980s, the U.S. Seaman's Hospital building was built for King Kamehameka III in 1833 as an inn and store for sailors who worked in the whaling industry. Today it is leased to bus... Learn More
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    Museums, Galleries and Archives
    The U.S. Ski & Snowboard Hall of Fame and Museum celebrates the sport's history and its most decorated athletes. The museum remains the only one in the country devoted solely to skiing and snowboardin... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    This state-operated museum opened in 1970, shortly after the United States launched Apollo 12, the second successful lunar mission. The museum includes over 1500 artifacts and numerous exhibits relate... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    In 1967, Pittsburgh’s United States Steel Corporation launched a project to build the tallest building in the United States. Although the U.S. Steel Tower fell short of that mark, it reaches a towerin... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The United States Supreme Court Building houses the highest federal court in the nation. Prior to the building’s completion in 1935, the Supreme Court has occupied various places, including in New Yor... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The U.S.S Sequoia is a former Presidential yacht, used from the term of President Herbert Hoover to that of Jimmy Carter. The ship was outfitted with a galley, guest bedrooms, a presidential stateroom... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The U.S.S. Niagara is a historic, reconstructed ship built in 1813 to help protect the American coastline along Lake Erie during the War of 1812. It was one of nine American ships that defeated a Brit... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    This small marker in the Oaklawn Cemetery marks the approximate location of a union shell that landed during a minor battle that occurred between June 30 and July 1st, 1862. The USSS Sagamore shelled... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    This memorial in Newport News is dedicated to the 99 sailors who went down with the U.S.S. Scorpion (SSN-589), a nuclear submarine that went down 400 miles southwest of the Azores. The ship was declar... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    This is the staff from the bow of the U.S.S. West Virginia, a battleship that was sunk during the Battle of Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. This marker was placed in memory of those that served on t... Learn More
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    Museums, Galleries and Archives
    As the visual arts center of UC Berkeley, the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive constitutes one of the largest university museums in the U.S. It houses 19,000 paintings and 16,000 films and... Learn More
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    Museums, Galleries and Archives
    In a serene setting alongside a Pacific lagoon, the Art, Design & Architecture Museum at the University of California, Santa Barbara boasts one of the largest and finest architecture and design archiv... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Sitting in front of the Amelia Gorgas Libray, astride the states and national flags, is a memorial boulder given to the University of Alabama by the United Daughters of the Confederacy. The granite bo... Learn More
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    Time Capsule-Historic Images and Recollections
    Named UFO in resemblance to the USO (United Servicemen’s Organization) a block away, the UFO was a GI Coffeehouse that operated during 1967-1968. The UFO was the very first of the long chain of GI cof... Learn More
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    Museums, Galleries and Archives
    Nestled in the Ukrainian Village in Chicago’s West Town, the Ukrainian Institute of Art offers a variety of exhibitions drawn from their collections that demonstrate the Ukrainian and American experie... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    The Ukrainian Museum is the largest museum in the U.S. committed to acquiring, preserving, exhibiting, and interpreting articles of artistic or historic significance to the rich cultural heritage of U... Learn More
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    Museums, Galleries and Archives
    The Ukrainian National Museum is a museum and cultural institution dedicated to preserving Ukrainian American heritage. The museum was founded in 1952 by Ukrainian scholars fleeing the Soviet Union. I... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Ulysses Cephas was a blacksmith and leader within the African American community in the Dunbar neighborhood of San Marcos. This neighborhood was home to many influential residents, including composer... Learn More
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    Museums, Galleries and Archives
    Founded in 1975, the Ulysses Historical Society is dedicated to preserving the social and economic history of Trumansburg and the surrounding area. It was first located in a former Masonic temple befo... Learn More
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    Museums, Galleries and Archives
    This house, now museum was the birth place of Ulysses S. Grant, who was born on April 27, 1822. It has been restored over the years but still features the one-story, 3 bedroom cottage. It has traveled... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    This is the boyhood home of the 18th President of the United States and Union Civil War commander Ulysses S. Grant. The home was built in 1823 by his father, Jesse Grant. Ulysses lived in this house... Learn More
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    Historic Sites, Monuments, Landmarks, and Public Art
    Grant Hall, Fort McNair’s Building 20, is named after Ulysses S. Grant, general-in-chief of the Union Army during the Civil War and the 18th president of the United States, from 1869 to 1877. Th... Learn More

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