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Hillside letters or mountain monograms are a form of geoglyph (more specifically hill figures) common in the American West, consisting of large single letters, abbreviations, or messages emblazoned on hillsides, typically created and maintained by schools or towns. [1]

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Alberta

Alberta is a western province of Canada.

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Arizona

Arizona (Hoozdo Hahoodzo; Alĭ ṣonak) is a U.S. state in the southwestern region of the United States.

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Australia

Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands.

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Bathurst, New South Wales

Bathurst is a regional city in the Central Tablelands of New South Wales, Australia.

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Battalion Park

Battalion Park is a geoglyph site in south west Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

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Block U

The Block U is a large concrete hillside letter on Mount Van Cott in Salt Lake City, Utah.

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Boy Scouts of America

The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) is one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States of America and one of the largest youth organizations in the United States, with more than 2.4 million youth participants and nearly one million adult volunteers.

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Brigham Young University

Brigham Young University (BYU, sometimes referred to colloquially as The Y) is a private, non-profit research university in Provo, Utah, United States completely owned by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS or Mormon Church) and run under the auspices of its Church Educational System.

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California

California is a state in the Pacific Region of the United States.

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Canada

Canada is a country located in the northern part of North America.

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Canisteo Living Sign

The Canisteo Living Sign is a historic civic project that also served as a navigational aid, located at Canisteo in Steuben County, New York.

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Cars (film)

Cars is a 2006 American computer-animated comedy-adventure film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures.

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Colorado

Colorado is a state of the United States encompassing most of the southern Rocky Mountains as well as the northeastern portion of the Colorado Plateau and the western edge of the Great Plains.

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Colorado School of Mines

Colorado School of Mines, also referred to as "Mines", is a public teaching and research university in Golden, Colorado, devoted to engineering and applied science, with special expertise in the development and stewardship of the Earth's natural resources.

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Columbia University

Columbia University (Columbia; officially Columbia University in the City of New York), established in 1754, is a private Ivy League research university in Upper Manhattan, New York City.

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Eureka, Utah

Eureka is a city in Juab County, Utah, United States.

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Geoglyph

A geoglyph is a large design or motif (generally longer than 4 metres) produced on the ground and typically formed by clastic rocks or similarly durable elements of the landscape, such as stones, stone fragments, live trees, gravel, or earth.

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Golden, Colorado

Golden is the Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat of Jefferson County, Colorado, United States.

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Gozan no Okuribi

, more commonly known as, is a festival in Kyoto, Japan.

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Groudle Glen railway station

Groudle Glen Station is the first mandatory stopping point and major station on the Manx Electric Railway which serves the village of Groudle Glen in the Isle of Man, and is situated between Groudle Lane and Eskadale on the route to Laxey and Ramsey.

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Gunnison, Colorado

The City of Gunnison is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Gunnison County, Colorado, United States.

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Harlem River

The Harlem River is an tidal strait flowing between the Hudson River and the East River and separating the island of Manhattan from the Bronx on the New York mainland.

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Hawaii

Hawaii (Hawaii) is the 50th and most recent state to have joined the United States, having received statehood on August 21, 1959.

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Hershey, Pennsylvania

Hershey is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Derry Township, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Hill figure

A hill figure is a large visual representation created by cutting into a steep hillside and revealing the underlying geology.

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Hollywood Sign

The Hollywood Sign (formerly the Hollywoodland Sign) is an American landmark and cultural icon located in Los Angeles, California.

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Idaho

Idaho is a state in the northwestern region of the United States.

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List of hillside letters in Arizona

This is a list of hillside letters (also known as mountain monograms) in the U.S. state of Arizona.

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List of hillside letters in California

This is a list of hillside letters (also known as mountain monograms) in the U.S. state of California.

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List of hillside letters in Idaho

This is a list of hillside letters (also known as mountain monograms) in the U.S. state of Idaho.

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List of hillside letters in Montana

This is a list of hillside letters (also known as mountain monograms) in the U.S. state of Montana.

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List of hillside letters in Nevada

This is a list of hillside letters (also known as mountain monograms) in the U.S. state of Nevada.

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List of hillside letters in Oregon

This is a list of hillside letters (also known as mountain monograms) in the U.S. state of Oregon.

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List of hillside letters in Utah

This is a list of hillside letters (also known as mountain monograms) in the U.S. state of Utah.

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Los Angeles Basin

The Los Angeles Basin is a sedimentary basin located in southern California, in a region known as the Peninsular Ranges.

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Mail

The mail or post is a system for physically transporting postcards, letters, and parcels.

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Missoula, Montana

Missoula is a city in the U.S. state of Montana and is the county seat of Missoula County.

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Moab, Utah

Moab is a city on the southern edge of Grand County in eastern Utah in the western United States.

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Montana

Montana is a state in the Northwestern United States.

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Mormon Corridor

The Mormon Corridor is the areas of Western North America that were settled between 1850 and approximately 1890 by members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church), who are commonly known as Mormons.

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Nevada

Nevada (see pronunciations) is a state in the Western, Mountain West, and Southwestern regions of the United States of America.

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New Mexico

New Mexico (Nuevo México, Yootó Hahoodzo) is a state in the Southwestern Region of the United States of America.

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New York City

The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.

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Oregon

Oregon is a state in the Pacific Northwest region on the West Coast of the United States.

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Phoenix, Arizona

Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Arizona.

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Platte Mound M

The Platte Mound M is the letter "M" written using whitewashed stones on Platte Mound about four miles east of Platteville, Wisconsin.

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Platteville, Wisconsin

Platteville is the largest city in Grant County in southwestern Wisconsin.

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Provo, Utah

Provo is the third-largest city in Utah, United States.

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Redlands, California

Redlands is a city in San Bernardino County, California, United States.

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Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City (often shortened to Salt Lake and abbreviated as SLC) is the capital and the most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Utah.

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San Luis, Colorado

The Town of San Luis is a statutory town that is the county seat and the most populous town of Costilla County, Colorado, United States.

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Secondary school

A secondary school is both an organization that provides secondary education and the building where this takes place.

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St. George, Utah

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Susanville, California

Susanville (formerly known as Rooptown) is the county seat of Lassen County, California, United States.

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Texas

Texas (Texas or Tejas) is the second largest state in the United States by both area and population.

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The Big "C"

The Big "C" is a giant concrete block "C" built into Charter Hill in the Berkeley Hills overlooking the University of California, Berkeley.

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Tintic High School

Tintic High School is a small rural public high school in Eureka, Utah, United States.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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University of California, Berkeley

The University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley, Berkeley, Cal, or California) is a public research university in Berkeley, California.

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University of Montana

The University of Montana (often simply referred to as UM) is a public research university in Missoula, Montana, in the United States.

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University of Redlands

The University of Redlands is a private, nonprofit university located in Redlands, California, United States, offering both liberal arts and professional programs.

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University of Utah

The University of Utah (also referred to as the U, U of U, or Utah) is a public coeducational space-grant research university in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States.

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Utah

Utah is a state in the western United States.

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Washington (state)

Washington, officially the State of Washington, is a state in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States.

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Western State Colorado University

Western State Colorado University, also known as Western, is a four-year public liberal arts college located in Gunnison, Colorado.

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Western United States

The Western United States, commonly referred to as the American West, the Far West, or simply the West, traditionally refers to the region comprising the westernmost states of the United States.

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Wyoming

Wyoming is a state in the mountain region of the western United States.

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Y Mountain

Y Mountain is a mountain located directly east of Brigham Young University (BYU) in Provo, Utah, United States.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hillside_letters

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