Mount Hope Cemetery
Site dedicated to the 9/11 Memorial and surrounding grounds. You will notice that on the wall of name, a white rose is placed on a person's name. Each morning the staff, before the memorial opens, place a white rose on the name of those that would have had a birthday that day.
A flower is a special part of the plant. Each flower has its own special characteristics and special appeal. This collection focuses on both in studio photography and in nature.
Most of America's covered bridges were built between 1825 and 1875. By the 1870s, most bridges were covered at the time of construction. The original reason for the cover was to protect the bridge's trusses and decks from snow and rain, preventing decay and rot. The cover served other purposes also-it kept horses from being spooked by the waters underneath, it was a reprieve from weather to the weary traveler, and it was used for political rallies, religious meetings, a night's sleep for tramps, town meetings, poker parties, sweethearts' rendezvous, drunken revels, dances, and even rainy-day luncheons took place on the covered bridge. An uncovered bridge would last approximately 20 years but a covered one could last 100 years.
A collection of Zoo and Wild Animals