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Some bright flowers adorn the landscape of Chattanooga's famous "Coolidge Park". A Bridge spanning the Tennessee River can be seen in the background.
A wasp takes a break from it's near-constant flight on a hot day in early fall.
A recruit firefighter prepares for battle at a training fire.
Young Whirling Dervish.The dance that leads to the divine.
Souvenir mugs in a Budapest market
A steward at the famous "Chattanooga Choo Choo" stands watch outside near the antique train. Above him still ticks an original clock that has kept time at the building for years.
A man sits with his head in his hands after a long workday in the big city. In contrast to his rest, the city behind him never sleeps.
On the Conowingo Dam in Maryland, this young American Bald Eagle flew over in the range of my lens.
A lone firefighter stands in awe of a huge fire that consumed a large abandoned home.
The American Flag and the POW Flag fly at a small gift stand in front of the Lincoln Memorial. Washington D.C.
A homeless girl.
An old face in a new group. A Buffalo Nickel sits among a group of modern day nickels.
The iconic symbol of the American pastime of baseball bears the signatures of unknown players who took time out of their game to sign their name.
The American Flag on display with a wispy, high level cloud and the sunset creating a unique backdrop.
Underneath the morning sky, the Washington Monument is reflected on the pond between it and the Lincoln Memorial, Washington D.C.
The likeness of President Abraham Lincoln displayed at the Lincoln Memorial, Washington D.C.
A wreath lays at the Vietnam Veteran's Memorial Wall in Washington D.C. The Washington Monument is reflected in the background.
Mohammad, the 17 year old camel runner.
Children playing in the Mwananyamala neighborhood of Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania
MacLeay's Specter,Extatosoma tiaratum,
Sunshine's Hair Place
Clouds and water
A spot of Mykonos sun on a stormy Greek day. This area along the shoreline is known as "Little Venice".
8th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
An old face in a new group. A Buffalo Nickel sits among a group of modern day nickels.

An old face in a new group. A Buffalo Nickel sits among a group of modern day nickels.

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© Patrick Kellam.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2010
Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 22, 2010, 5:12 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon PowerShot S5 IS
Focal Length: 6mm
Shutter Speed: 1/59
Aperture: f2.7
ISO: ISO80
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