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Mount Washington Hotel and Resort, Bretton Woods, New Hampshire. The resort was the site of the 1944 Bretton Woods Conference, formally known as the United Nations Monetary and Financial Conference to regulate the international monetary and financial order after the conclusion of World War II. Photo by Carol M. Highsmith. Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.

Sleigh ride at the Mount Washington Hotel and Resort, Bretton Woods, New Hampshire

1980-2006. “Uptown Theater, Washington, D.C.” Highsmith, Carol M., photographer. Photographs in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.

Uptown Theater is a historic single-screen movie theater in the Cleveland Park neighborhood of Washington, D. Photographer Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.

Wigwam Motel on Route 66 in Rialto/San Bernardino, California, also known as Wigwam Village #7. Seven Wigwam Villages, with individual rooms shaped like tipis, were built across the country between 1933 and 1949. Photo, October 31, 2009 by Carol M. Highsmith. Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.

Just pull up to the Wigwam Motel on Route 66 in California and you can have your wish!

Cherry trees in bloom at the Tidal Basin with the Washington Monument in the background. Photo by Carol M. Highsmith, ca. 1980-2006. Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.

Cherry trees in bloom at the Tidal Basin with the Washington Monument in the background. Photo by Carol M. Highsmith, ca. Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.

The City of Torrance, California's, "Follow Your Dreams" float in the 124th Rose Parade in Pasadena, California. Photo, January 1, 2013 by Carol M. Highsmith. The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.

The City of Torrance, California's, "Follow Your Dreams" float in the 124th Rose Parade in Pasadena, California. Photo, January 1, 2013 by Carol M. Highsmith. The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.

ca. 1980. “Depression-era artwork at an overpass in the Anacostia neighborhood, Washington, D.C.” Highsmith, Carol M., photographer. Photographs in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.

Public Art, Washington, DC from Library of Congress Lovely public art on what looks like pedestrian underpass. From LoC: “ Intricate Art Deco bas relief in Anacostia neighborhood, Washington, D.

Laboratory of Alexander Graham Bell, Boston, Massachusetts. Photographer Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.

Laboratory of Alexander Graham Bell, Boston, Massachusetts. Photographer Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.

Rodeo action at the Cheyenne Frontier Days celebration in Wyoming's capital city. Photo, July 23, 2015 by Carol M. Highsmith. Gates Frontiers Fund Wyoming Collection within the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.

Rodeo action at the Cheyenne Frontier Days celebration in Wyoming's capital city. Photo, July 2015 by Carol M. Gates Frontiers Fund Wyoming Collection within the Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.

Jessi Lauppe, riding "Ironhead," carries the Texas flag in the 2014 Mardi Gras parade in the town of Bandera, the "Cowboy Capital of Texas." Photo, February 22, 2014 by Carol M. Highsmith. The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.

Jessi Lauppe carries the Texas flag in the annual Mardi Gras parade with a Texas touch in little Bandera, the "Cowboy Capital of Texas," west of San Antonio, Texas

Hayden’s favorite historical figure: Eleanor Roosevelt.  Statue of First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt at the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial, Washington, D.C.  Photo by Carol M. Highsmith, [between 1980 and 2006]. Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.

Statue of First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt at the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial, Washington, D. Photographer Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.

Dr. James H. Billington, the 13th Librarian of Congress, who served from 1987 to 2015, looking at one of the rare books in the Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building. The former professor of Russian and European history at Harvard and Princeton also served as Director of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars from 1973 to 1987. Photo by Carol M. Highsmith, probably late 1980s or 1990s. Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.

James Billington, Librarian of Congress, looking at one of the rare books in the Thomas Jefferson Building, Washington, D.

The Alamo, in San Antonio, Texas, was built as Misión San Antonio de Valero in the early 1700s, and evolved into a military post by the early 1800s. It was the site of a battle in 1836 in which Texan defenders were defeated by Mexican troops. Photo, April 15, 2014. The Lyda Hill Texas Collection in photographer Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.

San Antonio offers many different attractions for visitors, ranging from business travelers to families to students on Spring Break. From historic sites to modern public art pieces, there’s something for everyone

Ma-Tsu Temple, San Francisco, California. Photographer Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.

Photographer Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.

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