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Photo of the Week: January 25, 2017

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Photo of the Week: June 11, 2014

  For me, the Capitol sitting up there on its Hill, never quite looks real. Maybe it’s the way the light reacts with the uneven surfaces of the dome, or maybe it’s just the mammoth proportions of it all, I … Continue reading

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A Sumptuous Mansion

This post originally appeared on my “other” blog, Pages from the Past here at Word Press. Located in Galena, Illinois the Jones Mansion (Belvedere Mansion) has not only had an interesting history, it is a marvel to behold. Built by Joseph Russell Jones in … Continue reading

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