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West Virginia Coal Miner

"The West Virginia Coal Miner"In honor and recognition of themen and women who have devoted a career,some a lifetime, towards providing the state,nation and world with low-cost,reliable household...

"The West Virginia Coal Miner"In honor and recognition of themen and women who have devoted a career,some a lifetime, towards providing the state,nation and world with low-cost,reliable household...

  • charleston
  • state capitol
  • west virginia
  • mining
  • statue

Andy Griffith & Opie Statue

the Andy Griffith Showa simpler time • a sweeter placea lesson • a laugha father and a sonPresented by the people of TV LANDby John Bradley JEB

the Andy Griffith Showa simpler time • a sweeter placea lesson • a laugha father and a sonPresented by the people of TV LANDby John Bradley JEB

  • mayberry
  • opie
  • ron howard
  • north carolina
  • andy griffith
  • sheriff taylor
  • andy taylor
  • mt. airy
  • classic tv

John Bull Monument

FIRST MOVEMENT BY STEAM ON A RAILROAD IN THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY, NOVEMBER 12, 1831, BY THE ORIGINAL LOCOMOTIVE "JOHN BULL." NOW DEPOSITED IN THE UNITED STATES NATIONALMUSEUM AT WASHINGTON. THE...

FIRST MOVEMENT BY STEAM ON A RAILROAD IN THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY, NOVEMBER 12, 1831, BY THE ORIGINAL LOCOMOTIVE "JOHN BULL." NOW DEPOSITED IN THE UNITED STATES NATIONALMUSEUM AT WASHINGTON....

  • john bull
  • locomotive
  • bordentown
  • new jersey
  • railroad
  • 1831

Arnie Jackson & Shimon

    Kooper

      Saint Hubert Parish

      Established 1907byArchbishop Blenk - New OrleansFr. Tessier, first PastorFormer church destroyed 1965Hurricane BetsyNew church built 1967-Fr. ArjonillaHall built 1976-rectory 1980-Fr. Caluda

      Established 1907byArchbishop Blenk - New OrleansFr. Tessier, first PastorFormer church destroyed 1965Hurricane BetsyNew church built 1967-Fr. ArjonillaHall built 1976-rectory 1980-Fr. Caluda

      • louisiana
      • church
      • catholic

      The Story of the Louisiana Iris

      Long ago in the beginning,When the cypress swamps were infants,Grew the iris, blue as heaven,And the russet, of the autumn...Now, they did not grow together,Lake and forest lay between them.Just...

      Long ago in the beginning,When the cypress swamps were infants,Grew the iris, blue as heaven,And the russet, of the autumn...Now, they did not grow together,Lake and forest lay between them.Just...

      • louisiana
      • flower
      • poem

      Pacific Squirrel Temple

      Pacific Squirrel Temple Stadium Rim Way & Centenial Dr. On this spot, the original Pacific Coast temple to the mighty squirrel god Dale, a most loving caregiver deity within the squirrel pantheon....

      Pacific Squirrel Temple Stadium Rim Way & Centenial Dr. On this spot, the original Pacific Coast temple to the mighty squirrel god Dale, a most loving caregiver deity within the squirrel pantheon....

      • dale
      • shadow of her tail
      • eastern gray...

      Dead Indian Hill Summit

        La Castrense

          Burn Street

          On 7th January 1860, at a Meeting ofTARBOLTON TOWN COUNCILit was resolved to officially name and number the streets and properties within the Town of Tarbolton.At that time BURN STREET, with 15...

          On 7th January 1860, at a Meeting ofTARBOLTON TOWN COUNCILit was resolved to officially name and number the streets and properties within the Town of Tarbolton.At that time BURN STREET, with...

            Die Feldberg- Uckermarkische Seenlandschaft

              El Santuario de Chimayo

                Puye Ruins

                  Pinckney R. Tully House

                    Angelica Schuyler Church 1756-1814

                    Angelica Schuyler Church 1756-1814 Sister-in-law to Alexander Hamilton Wife of British member of Parliament and businessman John Barker Church. Intelligent and socially active, Angelica Church...

                    Angelica Schuyler Church 1756-1814 Sister-in-law to Alexander Hamilton Wife of British member of Parliament and businessman John Barker Church. Intelligent and socially active, Angelica...

                    • new york
                    • manhattan
                    • angelica sch...
                    • trinity church
                    • grave
                    • 1756
                    • 1814

                    Kim's Video

                    "The only video store that makes sense for New Yorkers" - Original Kim's Video slogan From 1986 to 2012, film lovers from around the world would flock to the East Village to browse the legendarily...

                    "The only video store that makes sense for New Yorkers" - Original Kim's Video slogan From 1986 to 2012, film lovers from around the world would flock to the East Village to browse the legendarily...

                    • new york
                    • manhattan
                    • lower manhattan
                    • alamo drafthouse
                    • kim's video
                    • 1986
                    • 2012

                    William Bradford 1663-1752

                    William Bradford 1663-1752 Printer and publisher In 1693 Bradford was appointed the Royal Printer for the New York Colony. He printed the first American Book of Common Prayer in 1710 and founded...

                    William Bradford 1663-1752 Printer and publisher In 1693 Bradford was appointed the Royal Printer for the New York Colony. He printed the first American Book of Common Prayer in 1710 and...

                    • new york
                    • manhattan
                    • trinity church
                    • grave
                    • 1663
                    • 1752
                    • 1693
                    • 1710
                    • 1725
                    • william bradford

                    Robert Fulton 1765-1815

                    Robert Fulton 1765-1815 Artist, engineer, and inventor Fulton is best known for developing the first commercially successful steamboat. New York's Fulton Street is named in his honor. Fulton is...

                    Robert Fulton 1765-1815 Artist, engineer, and inventor Fulton is best known for developing the first commercially successful steamboat. New York's Fulton Street is named in his honor. Fulton is...

                    • new york
                    • manhattan
                    • trinity church
                    • robert fulton
                    • 1765
                    • 1815

                    Library Walk

                    The New York Public Library Grand Central PARTNERSHIP LIBRARY WALK A CELEBRATION OF THE WORLD'S GREAT LITERATURE, BROUGHT TO YOU BY THE GRAND CENTRAL PARTNERSHIP AND THE NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY....

                    The New York Public Library Grand Central PARTNERSHIP LIBRARY WALK A CELEBRATION OF THE WORLD'S GREAT LITERATURE, BROUGHT TO YOU BY THE GRAND CENTRAL PARTNERSHIP AND THE NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY....

                    • new york
                    • manhattan
                    • library walk
                    • midtown
                    • new york pub...
                    • grand central
                    • library
                    • 1998

                    Francis Lewis 1713-1802

                    Francis Lewis 1713-1802 Signer of the Declaration of Independence Lewis, a merchant, came to New York in 1735. In retirement, he became involved in political life. He was a founding member of the...

                    Francis Lewis 1713-1802 Signer of the Declaration of Independence Lewis, a merchant, came to New York in 1735. In retirement, he became involved in political life. He was a founding member of...

                    • new york
                    • manhattan
                    • trinity church
                    • francis lewis
                    • grave
                    • 1713
                    • 1802
                    • 1735
                    • declaration ...

                    The Honorable John Watts 1749-1836

                    The Honorable John Watts 1749-1836 Politician and jurist Watts was a member of the Third United States Congress (1793-1795). He later served as a judge in Westchester County and co-founded the...

                    The Honorable John Watts 1749-1836 Politician and jurist Watts was a member of the Third United States Congress (1793-1795). He later served as a judge in Westchester County and co-founded...

                    • new york
                    • manhattan
                    • trinity church
                    • john watts
                    • 1749
                    • 1836
                    • 1793
                    • 1795

                    Laura Owens, "I🍕NY"

                    LAURA OWENS (b. 1970, Euclid, OH) I 🍕 NY 2020 Handmade glazed ceramic tiles and grout Commissioned by LaGuardia Gateway Partners for Terminal B in partnership with Public Art Fund.   More...

                    LAURA OWENS (b. 1970, Euclid, OH) I 🍕 NY 2020 Handmade glazed ceramic tiles and grout Commissioned by LaGuardia Gateway Partners for Terminal B in partnership with Public Art Fund.   More...

                    • new york
                    • queens
                    • laguardia airport
                    • airport
                    • art
                    • mosaic
                    • laura owens
                    • 1970
                    • 2020

                    Library Walk: Gu Cheng, "Forever Parted: Graveyard"

                    NOW, ON MY HEART'S PAGE THERE IS NO GRID TO GUIDE MY HAND, NO CHARACTER TO TRACE, ONLY THE MOISTURE, THE INK BLUE DEW THAT HAS DRIPPED FROM THE LEAVES. TO SPREAD IT I CAN'T USE A PEN, I CAN'T USE...

                    NOW, ON MY HEART'S PAGE THERE IS NO GRID TO GUIDE MY HAND, NO CHARACTER TO TRACE, ONLY THE MOISTURE, THE INK BLUE DEW THAT HAS DRIPPED FROM THE LEAVES. TO SPREAD IT I CAN'T USE A PEN, I CAN'T USE...

                    • new york
                    • manhattan
                    • midtown manhattan
                    • bryant park
                    • library walk
                    • nypl
                    • gu cheng
                    • library
                    • 1956

                    Library Walk: Marianne Moore, "The Mind is an Enchanting Thing"

                    THE MIND IS AN ENCHANTING THING is an enchanted thing- like the glaze on a katydid-wing subdivided by sun till the nettings are legion. Marianne Moore (1887-1972), "THE MIND IS AN ENCHANTING...

                    THE MIND IS AN ENCHANTING THING is an enchanted thing- like the glaze on a katydid-wing subdivided by sun till the nettings are legion. Marianne Moore (1887-1972), "THE MIND IS AN...

                    • new york
                    • manhattan
                    • midtown manhattan
                    • midtown
                    • library walk
                    • marianne moore
                    • 1887
                    • 1972