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Scrambler at the County Fair
Orange Sofa
Farmers Exchange
Gold Rush
A sunrise with a rainbow array of colors in North Dakota.
Broken Windows
Red Barn
A red sunrise in rural North Dakota.
Autumn scene, colours of Autumn in UK
Yellow House
A thunderhead cloud forming resembling a surfing wave.
glider on the porch
A View From Griffith Park
A monarch butterfly in rural North Dakota.
Candy Apple Red
A bee with wings giving off a rainbow tint.
Heirloom Tomatoes
Z├╝rich Street
Clarence
A yellow butterfly on a purple flower in North Dakota.
A storm brewing on the North Dakota plains.
A bee pollinating a black-eyed susan in rural North Dakota.
A beautiful red wildflower in rural North Dakota.
17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
glider on the porch

Rural communities all over America are emptying out leaving behind empty buildings. These sad, abandoned places echo the past. A porch is a social space, a place to enjoy your surroundings and maybe say hello to a neighbor.

TAGS: Abandoned, Missouri

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Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
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Date Taken: 03.2018
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PHOTO LOCATION Missouri, United States of America