America The Beautiful
The lyrics were written by Katharine Lee Bates.
Oh, beautiful for spacious skies,
For amber waves of grain,
For purple mountain majesties,
Above the fruited plains.
God shed his grace on thee
And crowned thy good with brotherhood,
From sea to shining sea.
Interstate Cloverleaf near the Detroit, Michigan airport taken from the air.
Postcard from Missouri
View of Put-In Bay on Lake Erie taken from the Canadian Peace Memorial tower.
Wisconsin landscape coming into Green Bay airport.
Cutaway of mountain in West Virginia.
New Point Comfort Lighthouse on the Chesapeake Bay
Painted rocks along Crystal Bay on Lake Erie.
Blue Ridge Mountains in West Virginia.
More Versions of this American favorite
Page created September 17, 2007. Anne Pemberton. Updated Wednesday, November 24, 2010 . AP.