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Signpost of world cities spotted in Juneau AK
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Oxygen on the bottom of a stream
Mendenhall Glacier in Juneau AK
Purple Flowers
A view of the Old Man of Storr rock formations from the highest rock tower.
An alternative view of the Holocaust Memorial in Berlin.
The lily pad frog and his flower
A passerby walking past the Centre Georges Pompidou in Paris, France.
A Bee on Marigolds
History on the Great Lakes
Lincoln ponders 2017
A Fuzzy Caterpillar Friend
Passing Nature
another sun below the water
Still Here
My Pink Flamingo
The secret beach
what the lens sees
Chilling Cheetah
Yellow Marigold
Trickle of Ice
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History on the Great Lakes

The S.S. Columbia and grain elevator at Buffalo, N.Y. Recently toured the S.S. Columbia a pleasure cruise ship over 100 years old that made trips out of Detroit along the Great Lakes. It is currently being restored while anchored alongside one of many grain elevators in Buffalo, N.Y. The elevators are a rare grouping still left in the USA and several are part of a grouping called Silo City that has become an up and coming arts exhibition space. The elevators are lit at night and the public can view art exhibitions inside their spaces. Both the S.S. Columbia and the grain elevators have a unique place in the history of the Great Lakes as well as the cities they served along their shores.

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Kenmore, New York, United States of America
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© Keith Van Alstine.
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Date Taken: 08.2017
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PHOTO LOCATION Buffalo , New York, United States of America