Memorial Day at a southern California cemetery.
The decommissioned USS John F. Kennedy sits at the Philadelphia Naval Yard awaiting its final voyage.
The Flatiron Building, originally called the Fuller Building, stands in New York City and was built in 1902.
A rainy day in the National Mall and the Washington Monument.
Fresh eels being cleaned at a local restaurant in Narita, Japan.
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Musicians performing on stage at the Taiko Drum Festival in Narita, Japan.
Morning in the Meadow
A white horse stands in a field in Mason Neck, Virginia.
The foot of Abraham Lincoln’s statue in the Lincoln Memorial. Lincoln's nickname in his White House circles was "The Ancient One" because of knowledge he routinely passed along.
A US flag as seen from the street as it hangs from a lamp post in Philadelphia, PA.
An authentic Neapolitan pizza, certified Vera Pizza, in Kamakura, Japan!
A barn sits in the countryside near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.
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The silhouette of the Statue of Liberty in front of a setting sun seen from a ferry in the harbor.
The Morning After 2
Beer bottles sitting a wall early one Sunday morning in April 2013 with the silhouette of Mount Vesuvius in the background.
An autumn sunrise, with Mount Vesuvius in the background, in Naples, Italy.
Capitol Wheel 2
The Capitol Wheel in National Harbor, Maryland.
The date, 1875, on the Brooklyn Bridge in New York City.
Sausages on a hot grill at a festival in Yokosuka, Japan.
An early Saturday morning at Grand Central Station in New York City.
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Looking up at cherry blossoms in Yokosuka, Japan.
Rope and Rigging
The ropes at the bottom of the rigging of a sailing ship in Virginia.
A dispensary sign on a brick medical building in Philadelphia, PA.
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Cherry blossoms in full bloom next to a stream in Hakone, Japan.
Apple Crate 4
Just picked ripened apples in wooden crates ready to eat.
Chureito Pagoda 5
The Chureito Pagoda and Mount Fuji near Fujiyoshida, Japan.
Pacific Sunset 2
The setting sun at the pier in Imperial Beach, California with the silhouettes of surfers waiting for waves.
Grand Union 3
The Grand Union Flag, also called the Continental Colors, Congress Flag, Cambridge Flag, or First Navy Ensign is generally considered the first flag of the USA.
The guns at Fort McHenry near Baltimore, Maryland.
Solo Cannon 3
An American Civil War cannon sits in a Pennsylvania field.
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The Statue of Liberty with New York City in the background.
Stormy White House
The back lawn of the White House with its trees and fountain.
Looking up the inside of the coiled up American flag hanging on my patio.
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The Washington Monument behind cherry blossoms on the Tidal Basin in Washington, DC.
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A cross walk, with cabs waiting for the green light, at Times Square.
Erie Street 5
Erie Street in Lowell, Arizona is like walking back in time, old cars in front of old store fronts.
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The United States Capitol Building in Washington DC on a summer day with its flag waving in the wind.
The sun shining behind the stripes of an American flag.
In a Yokosuka, Japan alley where customers eat yakitori while the chef prepares more inside the window.
Children performing on cymbals at the Taiko Drum Festival in Narita, Japan.
A flamingo sleeping and keeping warm with its beak in the feathers.
A plant stands out in the New Mexico sand near Alamogordo.
A flag flying in a historic northern Virginia neighborhood.
Tourists photograph Czech military personnel on the march through the streets of Prague.
Independence Hall 4
The back of Independence Hall in Philadelphia, PA on a cloudy summer day.
Times Square 3
Looking up at sky above Times Square and the advertising of New York City.
The steeple of the Spanish Mission, San Xavier del Bac, near Tucson, AZ.
The Holmenkollbakken ski jump from the 1952 Olympics in Oslo, Norway.
The front view of a Civil War cannon quietly sitting in West Virginia.
An Iwo Morning
The Marine Corps War Memorial in Arlington, Virginia.
An American flag with cherry blossoms behind waving in the wind.
A Japanese yakitori stand with meat grilled while you wait, 80 Yen per stick, they count them at the end and you pay.
Mothball Fleet 3
Decommissioned Navy ships, sometimes called the "mothball fleet", in Philadelphia, PA.
People sitting on the grass with American flags stuck in the ground.
Lake Bradford Pier
Sunrise on the Pier at Lake Bradford in Little Creek, Virginia.
The blue interior of an airliner with people sleeping and reading.
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The front of the US Supreme Court building in Washington, DC.
Cream puffs in Japan, add it to the list of everything else that's amazing in Japan.
Trio at Sundown
The evening sun setting on a trio of American Civil War cannons.
Up at Lincoln
Looking up at the Lincoln Memorial from the reflecting pool on the National Mall in Washington DC.
A 15 star American flag flying on a pole on a windy day.
The sun poking through the mast and rigging of a sailing ship in Virginia.
Mothball Fleet 6
Decommissioned Navy ships, sometimes called the "mothball fleet", at an east coast port.
Just picked rippened peaches in wooden crates ready to eat.
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Cherry Blossom time in the morning at Yokosuka, Japan.
A seagull sitting on a railing in Seattle, Washington overlooking Puget Sounds.
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The Jefferson Memorial behind cherry blossoms on the Tidal Basin in Washington, DC (April 10 , 2018).
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The evening sun setting on a long silent American Civil War cannon.
An American flag, hanging on a building in Alexandria, Virginia.
The contrast between three different styles of office buildings in New York City.
The art of rock balanceing is alive and well in Japan.
Crab legs sitting on ice at a market in Seattle, Washington.
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