Category Archives: Memorials

FDR Walkabout

I had a little time and so drove into DC for a short walkabout the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial–a place I had never been. I admit that I had really no idea what the Memorial looked like, in fact, my impression was that whatever was there was just sort of plopped into place among the […]

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Chris - April 14, 2012 - 2:57 pm

As usual, some very unique snaps! You have some weird trees around there. Loved the waterfalls & especially the shots where you caught gaps in the flow. Glad you had a good time! Love ya!

Graveyard in Old Town Alexandria

For years I have been driving past this old cemetery in Old Town next to the Beltway.  Since the temperature and humidity were ONLY 90, I decided to stop and walk around. Surprisingly, there were quite a few modern graves but there were some that were from the 1700s. I took lots of shots and […]

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Kelsey Halvorsen - July 24, 2010 - 8:56 am

The Dennis situation is interesting. It makes me think of what really happened to the gravestone, hmmmmmm.

Chris - July 22, 2010 - 1:01 pm

Considering what just a bronze plaque costs, I wonder what an angel goes for these days! Bunches, I’ll bet. Love how you caught the patina on it! It’d be hard to break a headstone, I think. Mother Nature can knock them over but it must have been a human that broke it. Nice imagination you have!!

World War II Memorial — Bob Jones during Honor Flight

Uncle Bob Jones visited DC as part of a group from Southwest Minnesota. They were in an Honor Flight program that brings WWII vets to town to see the WWII Memorial and lots of other things.  Honor Flight donates EVERYTHING to these vets, flies them here, drives them around in buses, pays for their hotel, […]

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Kit Brandt - May 24, 2010 - 7:03 pm

Hey cousin, so glad you could go with Uncle Bob and share those memories with him. Dad really wanted to go but was so happy to see your pictures. Uncle Bob to be sending him some soon.

Love to the family,

Kit

Chris - May 1, 2010 - 12:54 pm

What a great snap!! So glad that one Uncle Bob got to make the journey! I’m guessing that you’ll be sending pix to Uncle Bob Brandt…..yes?

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