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Each sign tells a different story or leads you to a new adventure.  Signs can help identify important and historic locations. Signs can be historical and uphold the spirit of a city. Every state has unique signs, but what do they mean and where are they at, look below to see what notable sign your state has.                          

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Wahoo- The sign displays "Birthplace of five famous men: C.W. ANDERSON, GEORGE BEADLE, SAM CRAWFORD, DARRYL ZANUCK and HOWARD HANSON.'' and is also known as the home office for The David Letterman S


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Las Vegas-  Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas was built in 1959 and stands 25-feet tall. This pole sign's lesser-known back side also reads "Drive Carefully, Come Back Soon." This sign embodies Las Vegas flair and sets expectations when traveling into the city.

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New Hampshire

Mount Washington Railway Company- Showing off the classic look, these signs give off a traditional feeling when experiencing the adventurous and historical Cog Railway. This 3-hour round-trip to the top of Mount Washington allows visitors to take in the spectacular panoramic view, spanning the White Mountains of New Hampshire.


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New Jersey

Thomas Edison Park-Simple but authentic signage introduces you to Thomas Edison’s home and laboratory and lets you step back in time.


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New Mexico

Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks- 6 million years ago there was a volcanic explosion which eventually created the remarkable geology deposits made of layers of volcanic rock and ash deposits.


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New York

Broadway and Wall Street- The crossroads of two of the most famous stretches of road in the world. Broadway is the epicenter of theatre and Wall Street being the home of the New York Stock Exchange.


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North Carolina

Rockfish Valley- Displaying the marvelous view of Rockfish Valley there are many signs along the Blue Ridge Parkway to lead to marvelous views.


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North Dakota

Worlds Largest Buffalo- This 60-ton Buffalo built in 1959, recently named Dakota Thunder overlooks Jamestown.


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NFL Hall of Fame- Located in Canton, the hall of fame contains over 300 busts of its members. This large entrance sign displays the well-known logo and grabs attention to the entrance.


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Oklahoma City National Memorial-Honoring the victims, survivors, rescuers, and all who were affected by the Oklahoma City bombing on April 19, 1995. Displaying inspirational quotes to remember the day.


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White Stag Sign- Also known as the “Portland Oregon” sign, is a lighted neon-and-incandescent-bulb sign located atop the White Stag Building. With the nose lighting red during Christmas this sign is the most recognizable part of Portland’s skyline.


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Hershey's Chocolate World- The entrance into a massive sweets store, this sign displays Hershey's most notable products the Hershey bar, Kiss, and Reece's.


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Rhode Island

Providence Performing Arts Center- This sign displays the historic Loew's State Theatre help bring back the nostalgia of the roaring 20s.


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South Carolina

Myrtle Beach- Welcoming you to the city's warm subtropical climate and extensive beaches, attracting an estimated 14 million visitors each year.


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South Dakota

Ben Reifel Visitor Center- Entrance to the dramatic landscapes spanning layered rock formations, steep canyons, and towering spires. Bison, bighorn sheep and prairie dogs inhabit its sprawling grasslands.


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Loveless Cafe- Known for its Southern cooking, especially for its biscuits, fruit preserves, country ham, and red-eye gravy. This establishment has received acclaim from USA Today, Southern Living, Frommer's, and some other prominent national publications.


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Kennedy Space Center- NASA's primary launch center of human spaceflight and launch operations for the Apollo, Skylab, and Space Shuttle programs. Bearing the recognizable NASA logo at the entrance.


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Zion National Park- The park's unique geography cuts through the reddish and tan-colored Navajo Sandstone and variety of life zones allow for unusual plant and animal diversity. Numerous plant species as well as 289 species of birds, 75 mammals, and 32 reptiles inhabit the park.


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Mount Independence- On Lake Champlain this was the site of extensive fortifications built during the American Revolutionary War by the American army to stop a British invasion. 


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Arlington National Cemetery- Reminder of the respect in the historic cemetery which has been around since the civil war. Arlington Cemetery honors those who have served our nation by providing a sense of beauty and peace for our guests.


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Pike Place Market- Looking over Elliot Bay in Seattle, this sign drives customers to the historic public market. One of the oldest continuously operated public farmers' markets in the United States. It is a place of business for many small farmers, craftspeople and merchants.


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West Virginia

Big Bend Tunnel- Entering one of the dark, mile long, abandoned tunnels in the area to start your eerie journey.


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Lambeau Field-Home of the Green Bay Packers this stadium was built 60 years ago, as City Stadium. 


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Devils Tower-Rising dramatically 1,267 feet above the flat land, this laccolithic butte composed of igneous rock towers over the surrounding area.

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