A Drain Revisit

Looking northwest, Steam train passes over trestle in lower left corner, covered bridge obscured by smoke.

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Disconnection Nervousness

A kenneled yellow/white furred dog sitting attentively, ears erect, eyes forward catches my attention, “What’s the background on this dog here he appears well mannered, easy going not vying for attention.”

A kenneled yellow/white furred dog sitting attentively, ears erect, eyes forward catches my attention, “What’s the background on this dog here he appears well mannered, easy going not vying for attention.”

Oddly Placed

About one mile north of Albany, Oregon off exit 235 from Interstate 5 stands an unusual figure one I was surprised to see no flags flying given the current heady times we are in. As I drive throughout the Willamette Valley my photographic eye wanders about and occasionally spots a scene to record such was… Continue reading Oddly Placed

About one mile north of Albany, Oregon off exit 235 from Interstate 5 stands an unusual figure one I was surprised to see no flags flying given the current heady times we are in. As I drive throughout the Willamette Valley my photographic eye wanders about and occasionally spots a scene to record such was…… Continue reading Oddly Placed

Landmark Murder

In 1862 a few miles east of where I snapped these pictures today a murder took place, the body found in a creek. There were two parties involved A and B, B killing A for his money and girl. Apparently, A had worked hard saved up about $500, a great sum in 1862 dollars, and… Continue reading Landmark Murder

In 1862 a few miles east of where I snapped these pictures today a murder took place, the body found in a creek. There were two parties involved A and B, B killing A for his money and girl. Apparently, A had worked hard saved up about $500, a great sum in 1862 dollars, and…… Continue reading Landmark Murder

While out and about today…

Leaburg, Oregon. Get off the highway, relax in this one-room motetl no amenities, one low rate, and surrounded by acres and acres and acres of wooded land.

Leaburg, Oregon. Get off the highway, relax in this one-room motetl no amenities, one low rate, and surrounded by acres and acres and acres of wooded land.

Parked at Alton Baker Park in Eugene, Oregon I was caught in a downpour not unusual for the Pacific Northwest moments later the rain subsided and from the warm, dry, comfort of inside my Camry a look produced these two photographs. The angles of each car, the foreground, and the dark tree line just sang… Continue reading Radom Pictures

The Last of Three Stops: Scottsburg, Oregon

ladies and gentlemen from all walks of life boarded a paddlewheel steamer plying westward

ladies and gentlemen from all walks of life boarded a paddlewheel steamer plying westward

Elkton, Oregon

On any given day drivers blast through towns on their to someplace my self included however,

On any given day drivers blast through towns on their to someplace my self included however,