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I wonder whether the Park service has plans to maintain these fences and other structures, or will allow them to slowly fall and decay with the passing of time.  Bodie State Historic Park calls the maintenance of partially decomposed structures “arrested decay.”  Eastern State Penitentiary calls it “preserved ruin.”  Without intervention, the man-made structures that elevate Mormon Row from […]

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It did not appear to be operating while we walked by in June 2016, and this article indicates that its demise was expected imminently in March 2015.  That link also has some nice history on the Western Motel in Jackson, Wyoming.  I have no idea why the building lasted more than another year, or whether […]

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Another image taken with the Graflex Graphic 35 camera and Kodak T-Max 400 film. This memorial in Liberty State Park is said to direct your eye to where the Twin Towers formerly stood. I have to wonder, then, why we do not see Liberty Tower now instead.  It is partially blocked by the large panel on […]

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Here is a second image from the Graflex Graphic 35 camera I introduced here.  The wheel in the foreground is a remnant of a ferry landing that was part of a transport system for new immigrants to America. They would be processed at Ellis Island, then ferry to this location where a train terminal could begin […]

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Say hello to the Graflex Graphic 35 camera. Graflex is mostly known for its large format press cameras such as the Crown Graphic and Speed Graphic. I stumbled across this gem a few months ago on one of those web sessions where you start looking for one thing, which leads to something else, then another, and […]

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