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Bumble Bee on a warm spring morning
Indigenous
WW II US Army Correspondent Tent with Equipment, taken at WW II reenactment, Rockford, Illinois
Alone on Treasure Island.
WW II US Infantry tent in graveyard (WW II reenactment, September, 2011, Rockford, Illinois)
"Uhnmm, uhnmm, I shur do like dem hoss's, uhnmm, uhnmm."  With our daughter's horse, "Deviant", our 90 year old friend, Alexander, reconnects with his boyhood farm in Texarkana, Texas.
San Ardo CA. I hiked to the top of long ridge and got there just as the sun was rising.
Walking down the streets of Santa Barbara CA. I met this individual, He let me snap a photo for memory.
Flying high in Texas
Bay of Naples, from Capri Island
Sparkling Italian Coastline of Sorrento
According to "Shadows of Rte. 66"(to understand the history of Rte. 66 is to understand a little bit about ourselves, where we came from and where we hope to go in the future.) Sadly, for some, that f
Cicada larvae in my garden
Riding to the lake with my family over the summer.
These chickens are best buds
Passing through North Georgia, this is what I found. Gorgeous.
The Homecoming-a proud father, a war-weary soldier, and a son wrapped around his father staying that way till he knows his daddy isn't going to leave again.
We carved our jack-o-lantern, and put it out on our front porch.  I guess this squirrel thought it was a snack for him.
Waiting for the rain to stop
Sunset at Cape Royal- patience paid off!
"Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee."
Wheel of a cannon at Pickett's Charge during a spectacular sunset at Gettysburg National Park.
Where have all the people gone?
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
According to "Shadows of Rte. 66"(to understand the history of Rte. 66 is to understand a little bit about ourselves, where we came from and where we hope to go in the future.) Sadly, for some, that f

According to "Shadows of Rte. 66"(to understand the history of Rte. 66 is to understand a little bit about ourselves, where we came from and where we hope to go in the future.) Sadly, for some, that future moved elsewhere.

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Date Taken: 04.2010
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