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Wetlands and Wildlife Scenic Byway - Exoduster Children, Elsie and Lela Scott

Wetlands and Wildlife Scenic Byway - Exoduster Children, Elsie and Lel...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Twins Elsie (1889-1981) and Lela (1889-1962) Scott, two of 17 children belonging to Stafford County Exodusters John and Julia Scott, pos... more

Frontier Pathways Scenic and Historic Byway - Florissant Heritage Museum

Frontier Pathways Scenic and Historic Byway - Florissant Heritage Muse...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: The Florissant Heritage Museum occupies the historic Florissant schoolhouse, a schoolhouse from 1887 to 1960. Today, the museum interpre... more

Gold Belt Tour Scenic and Historic Byway - Florissant Heritage Museum

Gold Belt Tour Scenic and Historic Byway - Florissant Heritage Museum

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: The Florissant Heritage Museum occupies the historic Florissant schoolhouse, a schoolhouse from 1887 to 1960. Today, the museum interpre... more

Volcanic Legacy Scenic Byway - Subway Cave

Volcanic Legacy Scenic Byway - Subway Cave

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Subway Cave, a lava tube north of Lassen Volcanic National Park, on Hwy. 89. Lava Beds National Monument encompasses over 46,500 acres a... more

Selma to Montgomery March Byway - First Baptist Church in Selma, AL

Selma to Montgomery March Byway - First Baptist Church in Selma, AL

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: The Gothic Revival-style First Baptist Church in Selma, Alabama, played an important role in the 1965 Civil Rights Marches. Location: S... more

Sheyenne River Valley Scenic Byway - Country Junction at Historic King School

Sheyenne River Valley Scenic Byway - Country Junction at Historic King...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: A small gift shop is now housed in the historic King School, a one-room schoolhouse on the Sheyenne River Valley Scenic Byway. King Scho... more

Sheyenne River Valley Scenic Byway - Visiting King School

Sheyenne River Valley Scenic Byway - Visiting King School

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: A visitor approaches King School. King School, which closed its doors to students in 1967. King School was the last operating one-room s... more

Gold Belt Tour Scenic and Historic Byway - Petrified Tree Stumps

Gold Belt Tour Scenic and Historic Byway - Petrified Tree Stumps

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Designated a National Monument in 1969, Florissant Fossil Beds preserves incredibly detailed insect and plant fossils dating to 34 milli... more

Western Heritage Historic Byway - Raptor Overlooking the Snake River Canyon

Western Heritage Historic Byway - Raptor Overlooking the Snake River C...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: This photo shows a close up of a raptor along the Snake River Canyon. First established in 1971, the NCA contains the densest nesting po... more

Religious Freedom Byway - Archaeology in Action at Port Tobacco

Religious Freedom Byway - Archaeology in Action at Port Tobacco

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: One archaeologist digs while another reviews notes in front of the Port Tobacco Courthouse, which was reconstructed in 1972. Location: ... more

Religious Freedom Byway - A Reconstructed Port Tobacco Courthouse

Religious Freedom Byway - A Reconstructed Port Tobacco Courthouse

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: The Port Tobacco Courthouse, the imposing brick structure in the background, dates back to 1892. Although the original building no longe... more

Volcanic Legacy Scenic Byway - Marker at Historic Fort Klamath

Volcanic Legacy Scenic Byway - Marker at Historic Fort Klamath

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: The marker at historic Fort Klamath reads: "Fort Klamath Frontier Post. Established for the promotion of peaceful relationships between ... more

Gold Belt Tour Scenic and Historic Byway - Recent Excavation, Garden Park Fossil Area

Gold Belt Tour Scenic and Historic Byway - Recent Excavation, Garden P...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: The rib of a Camarasaurus is exposed during a 1979 excavation at the Garden Park Fossil Area. Discoveries continue to be made. Location... more

A1A Scenic and Historic Coastal Byway - National Headquarters of the Tournament Player Club (Golf)

A1A Scenic and Historic Coastal Byway - National Headquarters of the T...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: In 1980, the National Headquarters of the Tournament Players Club opened in Ponte Vedra. Established by Commissioner Dean Beman, the Sta... more

Scenic Byway 143 - Utah's Patchwork Parkway - Oldest Log Cabin in Southern Utah

Scenic Byway 143 - Utah's Patchwork Parkway - Oldest Log Cabin in Sout...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Built in Parowan in 1851, this log cabin is the oldest in southern Utah. It was moved to the grounds of Iron Mission State Park in 1983 ... more

Historic Bluff Country Scenic Byway - Magelssen Bluff Park

Historic Bluff Country Scenic Byway - Magelssen Bluff Park

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: A huge boulder from the Class of 1987 names this park on a bluff high above Rushford as Magelssen Park. Location: Location: Magelssen P... more

Volcanic Legacy Scenic Byway - Captain Jack's Stronghold in Lava Beds National Monument

Volcanic Legacy Scenic Byway - Captain Jack's Stronghold in Lava Beds ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: A walk through Captain Jack's Stronghold is a unique experience. The spirit of the Modoc people can still be felt. The traditional cultu... more

Grand Mesa Scenic and Historic Byway - Cedaredge Welcome Center on a Clear Day

Grand Mesa Scenic and Historic Byway - Cedaredge Welcome Center on a C...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: The Cedaredge Welcome Center, located in Cedarege at the start of the Byway, was constructed in 1992. Thanks to grants in 1996 and 1997,... more

Mt. Hood Scenic Byway - Hutson Museum

Mt. Hood Scenic Byway - Hutson Museum

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Built in 1993 to match the style of the neighboring Ries-Thompson House, the oldest remaining residence in Parkdale, the Museum is locat... more

Grand Mesa Scenic and Historic Byway - Raber Cow Camp Kiosk

Grand Mesa Scenic and Historic Byway - Raber Cow Camp Kiosk

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: At Raber Cow Camp, interpretive signs, a kiosk, and a walking trail were constructed under a grant in 1994. Location: Location: Colorad... more

Edge of the Wilderness - Snowshoeing on the Edge of the Wilderness Scenic Byway

Edge of the Wilderness - Snowshoeing on the Edge of the Wilderness Sce...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: A snowshoer treks across the newly fallen snow on a frozen lake on Edge of the Wilderness Scenic Byway. Location: Minnesota (47.405° N ... more

Volcanic Legacy Scenic Byway - Train in Park in Klamath Falls

Volcanic Legacy Scenic Byway - Train in Park in Klamath Falls

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: An old train engine is on display under a pavilion in Veteran's Memorial Park by Lake Ewauna in historic Klamath Falls. Location: Klama... more

Colorado River Headwaters Byway - Grand Lake Along Colorado River Headwaters

Colorado River Headwaters Byway - Grand Lake Along Colorado River Head...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Grand Lake shimmers in the faint summer light with a snow covered Mount Baldy in the background. Location: Colorado (40.242° N 105.825°... more

Schoodic Scenic Byway - Ocean and Rocks at Schoodic Point

Schoodic Scenic Byway - Ocean and Rocks at Schoodic Point

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: The thin blanket of clouds in the sky complements the calm ocean waters and rocky shoreline at Schoodic Point. Location: Schoodic Point... more

The Energy Loop: Huntington/Eccles Canyons Scenic Byway - Fairview Museum of History and Art

The Energy Loop: Huntington/Eccles Canyons Scenic Byway - Fairview Mus...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Spring rains glisten on the sidewalks near the Fairview Museum of History and Art. Location: Fairview, Utah (39.629° N 111.437° W) Sta... more

Pioneer Historic Byway - River Pines

Pioneer Historic Byway - River Pines

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: The pines along the edge of this river stand majestically as the water flows through the land near Sheep Rock. Location: Hells Canyon R... more

Outback Scenic Byway - Postcard View from the Abert Rim

Outback Scenic Byway - Postcard View from the Abert Rim

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: A patchwork of landscape presents a serene view from the top of the Abert Rim. Location: Abert Rim, Oregon Status: Public domain. Digi... more

Amish Country Byway - Killbuck Marsh

Amish Country Byway - Killbuck Marsh

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Surrounded by tall dark trees, the white marsh constrasts colorfully at Killbuck Marsh, Amish Country Byway. Location: Ohio (40.483° N ... more

Old Canada Road Scenic Byway - Gathering at the Kennebec River

Old Canada Road Scenic Byway - Gathering at the Kennebec River

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: A group of people gather with canoes at the Kennebec River. Location: The Forks, Kennebec River, Maine Status: Public domain. Photo by... more

River Road Scenic Byway - Spring Birding at Iargo Springs

River Road Scenic Byway - Spring Birding at Iargo Springs

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: A byway enthusiast watches for birds at Iargo Springs. Location: Largo Springs, Michigan Status: Public domain. Digital Photographs Re... more

Savannah River Scenic Byway - Rivers Fork Campground

Savannah River Scenic Byway - Rivers Fork Campground

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Located 2 miles off the Byway, the Rivers Fork Campground, with picnic area, boat docks, and beaches, is worth the detour. Location: So... more

Volcanic Legacy Scenic Byway - Park Lodge at Crater Lake

Volcanic Legacy Scenic Byway - Park Lodge at Crater Lake

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: A road sweeps up to the unassuming entrance to the historic Crater Lake Lodge in Crater Lake National Park. Location: Crater Lake Natio... more

City of Las Vegas, Las Vegas Boulevard State Scenic Byway - Hacienda Horse & Rider

City of Las Vegas, Las Vegas Boulevard State Scenic Byway - Hacienda H...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: This is a perfectly restored historic animated 40-foot-high sign, one of dozens found along the City of Las Vegas, Las Vegas Boulevard S... more

Scenic Byway 12 - Boulder Mountain Overlook

Scenic Byway 12 - Boulder Mountain Overlook

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Looking over the water-pocket fold and Capitol Reef country from an overlook on Boulder Mountain. Location: Utah (38.100° N 111.433° W)... more

Scenic Byway 12 - A Sweeping View from Boulder Mountain

Scenic Byway 12 - A Sweeping View from Boulder Mountain

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: The panoramic views from Boulder Mountain are incredible. Location: Boulder Mountain, Utah (38.098° N 111.435° W) Status: Public domai... more

McKenzie Pass-Santiam Pass Scenic Byway - Interpretive Mural inside Visitor Center on the Cycling the Pass on McKenzie Pass - Santiam Pass Scenic Byway

McKenzie Pass-Santiam Pass Scenic Byway - Interpretive Mural inside Vi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: This interpretive mural fills a covered area and provides plenty of information in an attractive display. Location: Oregon (44.422° N 1... more

Historic Bluff Country Scenic Byway - Mt. Tom in Hokah

Historic Bluff Country Scenic Byway - Mt. Tom in Hokah

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Mt. Tom stands at the end of Main Street in Hokah. Location: Location: Hokah, Minnesota (43.765° N 91.338° W) Status: Public domain. P... more

Scenic Byway 12 - Capitol Gorge

Scenic Byway 12 - Capitol Gorge

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: The Capitol Gorge hiking path careens past high and low golden cliffs in Capitol Reef National Park. Location: (38.207° N 111.179° W) ... more

Pacific Coast Scenic Byway - Oregon - Cannon Beach

Pacific Coast Scenic Byway - Oregon - Cannon Beach

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: A prominent rock formation rises above the waters of Cannon Beach. Location: Oregon (45.885° N 123.965° W) Status: Public domain. Phot... more

Scenic Byway 12 - Nan Anderson at Scenic Byway 12 All-American Road Celebration

Scenic Byway 12 - Nan Anderson at Scenic Byway 12 All-American Road Ce...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Nan Anderson of Wayne County, Utah says a few words at the Scenic Byway 12 All-American Road celebration in Boulder, Utah. Location: Ut... more

Peter Norbeck Scenic Byway - Peter Norbeck Uphill Climb

Peter Norbeck Scenic Byway - Peter Norbeck Uphill Climb

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: A lone cyclist climbs the winding asphalt of the Peter Norbeck Scenic Byway Location: South Dakota (43.829° N 103.525° W) Status: Publ... more

McKenzie Pass-Santiam Pass Scenic Byway - Natural Outlooks

McKenzie Pass-Santiam Pass Scenic Byway - Natural Outlooks

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Stone steps carved into the side of the rocks lead up into Dee Wright Observatory. Location: (44.261° N 121.801° W) Status: Public dom... more

Lariat Loop Scenic and Historic Byway - Humphrey House

Lariat Loop Scenic and Historic Byway - Humphrey House

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: This primitive, two-story Victorian home was purchased by Lucius "Hump" Humphrey in 1920 Filled with family collections from around the ... more

Ohio River Scenic Byway - Walking along the Ohio River on the River Trail

Ohio River Scenic Byway - Walking along the Ohio River on the River Tr...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: A family walks along the Ohio River on the River Trail. Location: Indiana Status: Public domain. Digital Photographs Relating to Ameri... more

A1A Scenic and Historic Coastal Byway - Bings Landing Entrance

A1A Scenic and Historic Coastal Byway - Bings Landing Entrance

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: A weathered stone tablet marks the tree-shaded entrance to Bings Landing County Park. Location: Bings Landing County Park, Florida (29.... more

Jemez Mountain Trail - Byway Road and Motorcycle North of Jemez on Jemez Mountain Trail

Jemez Mountain Trail - Byway Road and Motorcycle North of Jemez on Jem...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: A motorcycle drives on the road under a blue sky with a few white fluffy clouds. Location: Location: New Mexico (35.831° N 106.387° W) ... more

Brandywine Valley Scenic Byway - Brandywine River Park in Wilmington

Brandywine Valley Scenic Byway - Brandywine River Park in Wilmington

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: On a warm summer's day, two people stroll along a tree-lined pedestrian path next to the Brandywine River in Brandywine River Park in Wi... more

Big Bend Scenic Byway - Prescribed Fire in the Apalachicola National Forest

Big Bend Scenic Byway - Prescribed Fire in the Apalachicola National F...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: A prescribed fire burns its way through the Apalachicola National Forest. Location: Apalachicola National Forest, Florida (30.084° N 84... more

Kancamagus Scenic Byway - Falls Pond at Rocky Gorge

Kancamagus Scenic Byway - Falls Pond at Rocky Gorge

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Take advantage of short hikes in the pine needle forest surrounding Falls Pond. Location: Location: Falls Pond, Rocky Gorge, New Hampsh... more

A1A Scenic and Historic Coastal Byway - Entrance to Washington Oaks Gardens State Park

A1A Scenic and Historic Coastal Byway - Entrance to Washington Oaks Ga...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: White wooden fences and stone wall gateposts contain the natural flora at the entrance to Washington Oaks Gardens State Park. Location:... more

Journey Through Hallowed Ground Byway - Green Rock of the Catoctin Ridge of Cunningham Falls State Park.

Journey Through Hallowed Ground Byway - Green Rock of the Catoctin Rid...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Sunlight filters through bright green leaves in this tranquil spot in Cunningham Falls State Park. Location: Location: Maryland Status... more

Cascade Lakes Scenic Byway - Sparks Lake Horse Corral

Cascade Lakes Scenic Byway - Sparks Lake Horse Corral

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: A wooden sign explains the history of Sparks Lake. Location: Oregon (44.026° N 121.725° W) Status: Public domain. Photo by Robin Gyorg... more

Pioneer Historic Byway - Dirt Road and Fall Colors at Oneida Narrows

Pioneer Historic Byway - Dirt Road and Fall Colors at Oneida Narrows

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: At Oneida Narrows, a dirt road leads into the mountains which are exploding with fall colors. Location: Oneida Narrows, Idaho (42.274° ... more

Grand Rounds Scenic Byway - Orientation Sign on Grand Rounds Scenic Byway

Grand Rounds Scenic Byway - Orientation Sign on Grand Rounds Scenic By...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: This is a close-up of a typical 2-panel byway sign on Grand Rounds Scenic Byway. Location: Location: Minnesota (44.915° N 93.210° W) S... more

Billy the Kid Trail - Billy the Kid Byway Signs

Billy the Kid Trail - Billy the Kid Byway Signs

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Signs sporting the logo of Billy the Kid Scenic Trail are found prominently placed on the Byway. Location: New Mexico (33.331° N 105.59... more

Outer Banks Scenic Byway - Signage at Cedar Island

Outer Banks Scenic Byway - Signage at Cedar Island

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: This sign signals traveler's arrival at Cedar Island along the Outer Banks Scenic Byway. A North Carolina scenic byway marker is on its ... more

Wichita Mountains Byway - Black-Tailed Prairie Dog

Wichita Mountains Byway - Black-Tailed Prairie Dog

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: A black-tailed prairie dog chews on grass at the Turkey Creek Prairie Dog Town along the Wichita Mountains Byway. Location: Turkey Cree... more

Brandywine Valley Scenic Byway - Autumn Walk in the Longwood Gardens

Brandywine Valley Scenic Byway - Autumn Walk in the Longwood Gardens

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: This photo depicts the magnificence and beauty of the gardens at Longwood on a mild autumn day. Location: Kennett Square, Pennsylvania,... more

Journey Through Hallowed Ground Byway - Panoramic View of Maryland's Catoctin Mountains

Journey Through Hallowed Ground Byway - Panoramic View of Maryland's C...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: This view of the northern Catoctin Mountains looks west from the Catoctin Mountain Scenic Byway. Location: Location: Maryland (39.658° ... more

Colorado River Headwaters Byway - Antique Cars at the Grand Lake Lodge

Colorado River Headwaters Byway - Antique Cars at the Grand Lake Lodge

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Visitors at the Grand Lake Lodge admire the showcase of antique cars. Location: Colorado (40.252° N 105.819° W) Status: Public domain.... more

Death Valley Scenic Byway - Sliding Rocks at Racetrack Playa

Death Valley Scenic Byway - Sliding Rocks at Racetrack Playa

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: One of the apparent mysteries of Death Valley is that of the sliding rocks on Racetrack Playa. How the rocks slide across the completely... more

Logan Canyon Scenic Byway - Byway Introduction Signs at Ladybird Park

Logan Canyon Scenic Byway - Byway Introduction Signs at Ladybird Park

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: A park bench waits in the shade for a visitor at Ladybird Park at the mouth of Logan Canyon. Location: Ladybird Park, Logan, Utah (41.7... more

Historic Bluff Country Scenic Byway - View from Inspiration Point

Historic Bluff Country Scenic Byway - View from Inspiration Point

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Even though the hills aren't laden with their summer green yet, the view is still worth seeing from Inspiration Point west of Lanesboro.... more

Wichita Mountains Byway - Rainy Mountain

Wichita Mountains Byway - Rainy Mountain

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: From a viewpoint along the Wichita Mountain Byway, Rainy Mountain rises from its mix-grass prairie surroundings. Location: Oklahoma (34... more

Scenic Byway 12 - Bruce Fullmer Speaks at Scenic Byway 12 All-American Road Celebration

Scenic Byway 12 - Bruce Fullmer Speaks at Scenic Byway 12 All-American...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Bruce Fullmer of Garfield County says a few words at the Scenic Byway 12 All-American Road Designation event in Boulder, Utah. Location... more

The Energy Loop: Huntington/Eccles Canyons Scenic Byway - Junction Signage on The Energy Loop

The Energy Loop: Huntington/Eccles Canyons Scenic Byway - Junction Sig...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: A state byway sign underneath the Utah Highway 96 sign indicates an approaching junction along The Energy Loop: Huntington/Eccles Canyon... more

Logan Canyon Scenic Byway - Walkway over the Ricks Spring Runoff

Logan Canyon Scenic Byway - Walkway over the Ricks Spring Runoff

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: A boardwalk crosses over the water coming out of Ricks Spring. Location: Utah (41.840° N 111.589° W) Status: Public domain. Photo by A... more

Scenic Byway 12 - Glowing Cliffs of Capitol Reef

Scenic Byway 12 - Glowing Cliffs of Capitol Reef

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: A tiny waterfall flows beneath the glowing cliffs of Capitol Reef National Park. Location: (38.207° N 111.165° W) Status: Public domai... more

A1A Scenic and Historic Coastal Byway - A Walk Through the Hammock at Washington Oaks Gardens State Park

A1A Scenic and Historic Coastal Byway - A Walk Through the Hammock at ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: As one meanders through the moss laden oaks, one may join a ranger giving a tour of the park or learn of the flora and fauna from the in... more

Red River Gorge Scenic Byway - View from Geological Overlook

Red River Gorge Scenic Byway - View from Geological Overlook

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Dense forests cloak the ridges and gorges of the Red River Gorge Geological Area, as seen from overlooks on the road to Sky Bridge. Loc... more

Paul Bunyan Scenic Byway - Tubing on the Paul Bunyan Scenic Byway

Paul Bunyan Scenic Byway - Tubing on the Paul Bunyan Scenic Byway

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: The Paul Bunyan Scenic Byway surrounds the Whitefish Chain of Lakes, providing innumerable opportunities for water recreation, as demons... more

Cherokee Hills Byway - Tsa La Gi Ancient Village

Cherokee Hills Byway - Tsa La Gi Ancient Village

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: The Tsa La Gi Ancient Village is a re-creation of a traditional Cherokee village. Seen here is a shaded walkway winding through the vill... more

Pacific Coast Scenic Byway - Oregon - Coastal Shores of the Pacific

Pacific Coast Scenic Byway - Oregon - Coastal Shores of the Pacific

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: The blue green of the ocean creates a startling contrast against the white surf of the waves crashing against the rocks on the shoreline... more

Scenic Byway 12 - Shady Spot Under a Pinyon Pine

Scenic Byway 12 - Shady Spot Under a Pinyon Pine

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: On the rim hiking trail above Bryce Canyon, a gnarled pinyon pine tree offers a shady retreat from the desert sun. Location: Bryce Cany... more

Amish Country Byway - Horses Grazing by Home and Barn

Amish Country Byway - Horses Grazing by Home and Barn

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Horses graze in a green pasture next to a red barn and white house on a farm. Location: Ohio (40.481° N 82.014° W) Status: Public doma... more

Logan Canyon Scenic Byway - Logan Canyon Scenic Byway in Early Morning Light

Logan Canyon Scenic Byway - Logan Canyon Scenic Byway in Early Morning...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: This particular picture shows the road through the lower canyon area washed in early morning light. The road is lined with rich green tr... more

Death Valley Scenic Byway - Teakettle Junction in Death Valley

Death Valley Scenic Byway - Teakettle Junction in Death Valley

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: This junction sign was started by one visitor who hung a teakettle and a note to other travelers. Location: California (36.604° N 117.1... more

Kancamagus Scenic Byway - Reflections of Fall in Campton Pond

Kancamagus Scenic Byway - Reflections of Fall in Campton Pond

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: A still Campton Pond mirrors the vivid fiery reds and oranges of the trees in the surrounding forest. Location: Location: White Mountai... more

Pioneer Historic Byway - Fall Colors and Oneida Narrows Reservoir

Pioneer Historic Byway - Fall Colors and Oneida Narrows Reservoir

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Nestled between hills covered with majestic fall colors at Oneida Narrows in Idaho is a small lake or reservoir. A truck drives along th... more

Loess Hills Scenic Byway - The General Dodge House in Council Bluffs

Loess Hills Scenic Byway - The General Dodge House in Council Bluffs

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: This imposing white-trimmed brick home, a National Historic Landmark, was built in 1869. Location: Council Bluffs, Iowa (41.269° N 95.8... more

Pacific Coast Scenic Byway - Oregon - Truck on the Pacific Coast Scenic Byway

Pacific Coast Scenic Byway - Oregon - Truck on the Pacific Coast Sceni...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: A truck rounds a bend on the Pacific Coast Scenic Byway and catches an eyeful of the ocean. Location: Oregon (44.276° N 124.113° W) St... more

Amish Country Byway - Killbuck Marsh

Amish Country Byway - Killbuck Marsh

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: The tall dark trees in the distance contrast starkly with the trees near the marsh. Location: Ohio (40.485° N 81.983° W) Status: Publi... more

Logan Canyon Scenic Byway - Beaver Junction Wayside on the Logan Canyon Scenic Byway

Logan Canyon Scenic Byway - Beaver Junction Wayside on the Logan Canyo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Travelers stop to look at information signs at the rest and picnic area at Beaver Junction. Location: Utah (41.974° N 111.532° W) Stat... more

Big Bend Scenic Byway - Springhill Road

Big Bend Scenic Byway - Springhill Road

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Springhill Road winds through the pine and oak forests in the Apalachicola National Forest, gaining altitude as it climbs the sandhills ... more

Historic Bluff Country Scenic Byway - View from Inspiration Point on SR 16

Historic Bluff Country Scenic Byway - View from Inspiration Point on S...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Cornfields and forests stretch as far as the eye can see from this summer view from Inspiration Point west of Lanesboro on SR 16. Locat... more

Minnesota River Valley Scenic Byway - Two Story Outhouse at Hooper-Bowler-Hillstrom House

Minnesota River Valley Scenic Byway - Two Story Outhouse at Hooper-Bow...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: This two story outhouse is an amusing part of the Hooper-Bowler-Hillstrom House, home of the Belle Plaine Historical Society. Location:... more

Logan Canyon Scenic Byway - Interpretive Sign at Ricks Springs

Logan Canyon Scenic Byway - Interpretive Sign at Ricks Springs

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: A visitor stands beside one of the interpretive panels at Ricks Springs. Location: Ricks Springs, Logan Canyon, Wasatch-Cache National ... more

Scenic Byway 12 - The Castle at Capitol Reef National Park

Scenic Byway 12 - The Castle at Capitol Reef National Park

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Looking across from the visitor center you can see a colorful view of the Castle at Capitol Reef. Location: Capitol Reef National Park,... more

A1A Scenic and Historic Coastal Byway - St. Augustine Gate

A1A Scenic and Historic Coastal Byway - St. Augustine Gate

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Two tall stone pillars mark the entrance of a pedestrian pathway to the historic downtown district of St. Augustine, now full of curious... more

Brandywine Valley Scenic Byway - Shell at Delaware Museum of Natural History

Brandywine Valley Scenic Byway - Shell at Delaware Museum of Natural H...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Two girls pose inside symmetrical shells. Location: Greenville, Delaware Status: Public domain. Photo by Delaware Museum of Natural Hi... more

Minnesota River Valley Scenic Byway - Just When You Thought You'd Seen It All...

Minnesota River Valley Scenic Byway - Just When You Thought You'd Seen...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Green fields and leafy trees surround the sixty-foot Jolly Green Giant statue greeting visitors to Blue Earth, Minnesota. Location: Min... more

Minnesota River Valley Scenic Byway - Minnesota River Valley Scenic Byway

Minnesota River Valley Scenic Byway - Minnesota River Valley Scenic By...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: The byway road runs straight in farming country, past a drying field of corn and farm buildings. Location: Near Nicollet, Minnesota (44... more

Journey Through Hallowed Ground Byway - View of the Southwest Mountains from VA-20 in Albemarle County

Journey Through Hallowed Ground Byway - View of the Southwest Mountain...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: As the Journey Through Hallowed Ground approaches Charlottesville on VA-20, the Southwest Mountains rise up in the distance. Location: ... more

Scenic Byway 12 - Nan Expressing Her Opinion of Garfield County

Scenic Byway 12 - Nan Expressing Her Opinion of Garfield County

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Nan, a big fan of the Wayne County part of the Byway, was ready to leave Garfield County by the time we finished driving through it. Lo... more

Selma to Montgomery March Byway - 40th Anniversary Commemoration of Selma-Montgomery March

Selma to Montgomery March Byway - 40th Anniversary Commemoration of Se...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Media representatives gather in Washington D.C. to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery March. Location: Departm... more

Sky Island Scenic Byway - Windy Point

Sky Island Scenic Byway - Windy Point

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Geology Vista provides a view of the rock formations near Windy Point Vista. Location: Windy Point Vista, Arizona (32.371° N 110.711° W... more

Amish Country Byway - Wetlands on the Holmes County Trail

Amish Country Byway - Wetlands on the Holmes County Trail

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Hikers and bikers on the Holmes County Trail can view a variety of landscapes, including this extensive wetland neighboring the trail. ... more

Logan Canyon Scenic Byway - Third Dam in Autumn

Logan Canyon Scenic Byway - Third Dam in Autumn

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: The slopes of Logan Canyon, covered in brilliant red maples, are reflected in the still waters of Third Dam. Location: Third Dam, Logan... more

Outback Scenic Byway - A Spot of Warmth in the Snow

Outback Scenic Byway - A Spot of Warmth in the Snow

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: The warmth of the geyser contradicts the snow-covered land around it. Location: Oregon Status: Public domain. Digital Photographs Rela... more

Volcanic Legacy Scenic Byway - Lobby of Crater Lake Lodge

Volcanic Legacy Scenic Byway - Lobby of Crater Lake Lodge

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: The high ceilings, wooden beams and wooden panels give the lobby of Crater Lake Lodge at Crater Lake National Park a warm, welcoming fee... more

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