Category Archives: Road trip

1920 Ford Model T Touring Car – Grandpa’s First?

  ABOVE: My grandfather was the photographer, likely in the fall of 1921 near Suffern, New York, as he took his family out for a Sunday drive. That morning started closer to home in Guttenberg, NJ, as seen in the lower picture. … Continue reading

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A Few Favorite images

A few previously unpublished images from the archives – or – what to publish when you are a.) too busy, or b.) at wit’s end (end of wits?) to create anything else! Thanks for viewing. Comments are always welcome. M 🙂 … Continue reading

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UTAH: Day Three and Four – Lake Powell, Natural Bridges and Salt Lake City

  Our four days exploring in Utah, continued early Saturday morning, 11/7/15, at the ‘outpost’ of Bullfrog, Glen Canyon National Recreation Area where we rented a small boat to explore nearby parts of Lake Powell, specifically Moqui Canyon. Later we would view the … Continue reading

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UTAH: Great Salt Lake and Wasatch Mts – Day One

My previous post was a prelude to this short series highlighting our recent four day adventure to Utah. Along with my son, daughter and seven year old grandson, we would experience a memorable, whirlwind adventure. Please click on any of the images … Continue reading

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Step up, Step Down, and Round They Go – The Dance of the Electrons, Part Three of Three

From the Ramapo River in New Jersey, To the Crust of the Earth and Beyond See Part One Here See Part Two Here This journey traces our electrical power to its source – in three parts. Disclaimer: Not being an electrical engineer … Continue reading

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Air Mail

Yesterday, along Rt. 110 in Stony Point, NY, (~ 30 miles or 48 km north of NYC,) I came across a curious sight, first noticed years ago in my MGB.  … Thanks for viewing, and as usual, Comments are always welcome. … Continue reading

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