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Balinese man
Downtown San Diego, California
A Honduran family examines a Polaroid photo taken in their home.
Church spire and moon, Salinas, Puerto Rico.
Battle of Queenston - American Forces fought the British at Queenston Heights battlegrounds.
Rainbow over anchorage, Prince Rupert Bay, Dominica.
Spectators at the running of the bulls celebrating the feast of the Asuncion.
Sinkhole in Kauai, Hawaii
A fire dancer celebrates the burning of Vaval, the spirit of Carnivale, on Ash Wednesday on the Caribbean island of St. Barthelemy.
Competing drum bands face off on the beach as the people of St. Barths burn an effigy of Vaval, the spirit of Carnival, on Ash Wednesday, marking the end of the excesses of the carnival season.
Three daughters in a rural Honduran home
The American forces defending Fort Erie. This was one of the bloodiest battles during the war of 1812.  This was the 200th bicentenial.
Tree tunnel in Kauai, Hawaii
Thunderheads loom behind a sailboat's mast.
A view of an overhead freshwater tank at the Georgia Aquarium.
Dramatic clouds loom behind anchored sailboats at sunset in Port Washington, NY.
Small lake near Idyllwild, California, at sunset
A whale shark glides by the Ocean Voyager viewing room at the Georgia Aquarium.
A striking sky at sunrise in Ponce, Puerto Rico.
A sailboat gets underway in the crystal waters off St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands.
A peacock chick stands by its mother's side on top of a tree near downtown Fort Lauderdale.
A shadhu is in his territory. In South Asian countries still many people believe Shadhus has miraculous power on them and trust on your ability of doing anything
The Indian River in Dominica, dappled sunlight flickering across the massive swamp bloodwood trees lining its banks.  The trees undulating roots spread across the ground in vast waves then dip into th
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
The American forces defending Fort Erie. This was one of the bloodiest battles during the war of 1812. This was the 200th bicentenial.

The American forces defending Fort Erie. This was one of the bloodiest battles during the war of 1812. This was the 200th bicentenial.

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Queenston, Canada
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© Frederic Jon Mercnik.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2012
Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 26, 2012, 9:23 a.m.
Camera Make: NORITSU KOKI
Camera Model: QSS-32_33
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