Category Archives: events

Abroad: Thailand

new years offering

A New Year’s offering in Bangkok.

Sepia Saturday

This week’s prompt features the written word in beautiful script. I offer a heartfelt hand written note to the Walter Stieglitz, the Regional Director of the Alaska Region of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

After the Exxon Valdez oil spill, second grader, Kelly Middlestead advocated that the government protect wildlife post haste. Kelly, you deserve a gold star for citizenship. I hope you’re still writing.

From the U.S. National Archives


Here: Chicago 1893

State Buildings

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Photos from the magnificent World’s Colombian Exposition in Chicago, 1893.

Source: Field Museum Library’s Flickr page.

Here: Chicago 1893

Architecture Building at Night

I recently finished reading Erik Larson’s The Devil in the White City and have been enthralled with the story and magnificent architecture at the World’s Colombian Exposition of 1893. Seems there isn’t anything on this scale nowadays.

The source of these photos is the Field Museum Library’s Flickr account.

Administration Building at Night

 

 

Weekly Photo Challenge: Blue

Quancheng Square, Jinan, China
Nightly light show

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Celebration

Happy New Year
Offering, New Years 2011, Bangkok
In a Buddhist Temple Complex, Bangkok, 2011
Bangkok's Chinatown, 2011

Last year I was in Bangkok during Chinese New Year.

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