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Overlooking Quito
Immature Red-shouldered Hawk
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Tule River Native American Veteran
Shop and entranceway, Cambridge, Maryland
Milkweed in the wind.
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Half of the storm.
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Dancing in the Street
Hardware store in downtown Del Ray, VA
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Tule River Native American Veteran

September 23rd is Native American Day. This was the 49th annual event in Sacramento, Ca. (at the state capital building) It was an honor to be in attendance and to have photographed this yearly celebration This gentleman (Delbert Davis) is a member of the Tule River Native Veterans, in Porterville, Ca. He was blessing the area with sage before the ceremony began.

TAGS: California, Ceremony, Native, Native American, Veteran

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Paradise, California, United States of America
Member since 2014
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Date Taken: 09.2016
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 15, 2016, 3:16 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Sacramento, California, United States of America