Murals painted on vacant storefronts on lower Dexter Avenue in Montgomery, Alabama. Photo, February 19, 2010 by Carol M. Highsmith. The George F. Landegger Collection of Alabama Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.

Dothan, Alabama mural paying tribute to George Washington Carver for his contributions to agriculture - peanut agriculture in particular. Dothan calls itself the "Peanut Capital of the World." Photo 2010 by Carol M. Highsmith, Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Archives.

The world's largest rocking chair at the US 66 Outpost and General Store on Old Route 66 in Fanning, Missouri, September 10, 2009. Photographer Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division)

President Ronald Reagan walking and talking with Republican Senator John McCain of Arizona in front of the White House. Photo by Carol M. Highsmith, 1987. 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.

Lorraine Motel, Memphis, Tennessee. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated at this spot on April 4, 1968. Photo, April 17, 2006 by Carol M. Highsmith, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.

Detail of boxing mural by Mark Paul Deren, more commonly known as MADSTEEZ, on Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles, California. Photo, 2012 by Carol M. Highsmith. The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.

Mural on building on the corner of 6th St. and Howard St. in San Francisco, California. Photo, 2012, 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.

Section of the Performing Arts mural by Randy Spicer featuring, among others, playwright William Shakespeare. The mural is part of the Arkley Center for the Performing Arts mural project in Eureka, California. Photo, 2012, 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.

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