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Scoping Sculptures

This postcard features a fierce Hawaiian Ki’i (or tiki) sculpture. Fierce Hawaiian Ki’i Sculpture Postcard by catherinesherman   The Sibelius Monument in Helsinki, Finland, is a popular stop for tourists, who clamber over the rocky foundation. The monument is dedicated … Continue reading

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Majestic Waterfalls

Located at the edge of Twin Falls, Shoshone Falls is a spectacular waterfall on the Snake River. The City of Twin Falls owns and operates a park overlooking the waterfall. Formed by catastrophic outburst flooding during the Pleistocene ice age … Continue reading

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All Aboard! A Journey Through Historic Places

Durango & Silverton Railroad Ticketing Sign Poster by catherinesherman   An engineer brings Engine 482 to a stop in Silverton, Colorado, where passengers can visit the beautiful old mining town, nestled in the San Juan Mountains. Silverton Train Stop, Colorado … Continue reading

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Splish Splash

Here is one in a series of fountains that supplied Machu Picchu’s inhabitants with clean, fresh water. Inca engineers brought water in carefully designed channels from a pair of rain-fed springs almost half a mile away from the first fountain. … Continue reading

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