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John Storvik, thank you. Storvik Provided the Finances to Create Washington Park, WA I have spent more of my life in the Northwest corner of the State of Washington than I have any other part of the country. There are places that call to me on regular basis. The 102-year-old Washington Park, Anacortes, WA, is…

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Just Wandering An Older Washington State City Dayton, Columbia County, prides itself in its history both public and private. The school (first two images) was first organized, then consolidated in 1933. The school building as seen in downtown Dayton, WA, was built in 1900. Yes, the original location was in Smith Hallow. Upon arriving downtown…

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The West Side Forgets Where the State’s First Economy Was Created Just outside Walla Walla on State Highway 12 is Dayton. Dayton is the county seat to the Columbia County –  Courthouse, Train Station and of course City Hall-Fire Station. The aforementioned Train Station and Courthouse are two of the oldest in the state. The…

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Terrain (art show) Spokane, WA 2016 I so enjoy watching people enjoying themselves. The image with the little guy in it – imagine something strange, wondrous, a little uncomfortable and irony all thrown-in together. That’s why he’s wondering what his father brought him to see and experience – The rest of the images are simply…

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Walla Walla, WA 2016 Continued wanderings through ‘wine-town’. Images in this post: When My Sister was in her final days of fighting liver cancer, I found solace at St Patrick’s Church. A lovely sanctuary away from the hustle and mortality of life. The cornices are adorned with berry bearing vines. The Mill Creek is channelized…

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Walla Walla, WA 2016 Continued wanderings through ‘wine-town’. Images in this post: Access protection, the best bakery in town, matching and contrasting colors.

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Walla Walla, WA 2016 Additional wanderings through the delightfully visual town. And all before wine tasting. Former apartments, St Patrick Church, Walla Walla County, WA prison.

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More Questions Than Answers Wandering the landscape of urban Walla Walla, WA. Such a rich visually stimulating environment. There are several coming appending accordingly.

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Summer Nights Avista Stadium, Spokane, WA – Spokane Indians Summer baseball. Pride in custom made baseball tennies, recycle-man, and handlebar upper lip hair artifact.

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Downtown Spokane, WA Yes the meters are our road and sidewalk friends. Occasionally creating challenges. These gentlemen were making sure to hold off any chance of a ticket. They were outside of the lovely and tasty restaurant Mizuna. I was inside having dinner with Carolyn. If you’re in town, call me, I’ll take you there….