Category Archives: statues and monuments

Sacred Space in Sandtown-Winchester, West Baltimore


During my travels in West Baltimore yesterday, I came across this peaceful little plot of land after first noticing the wonderful wall mural that overlooks it.  I just had to stop and take a few photos. Little did I know … Continue reading

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Baltimore’s Barclay Street Beauty


For the first time in a quite a while, I had the opportunity to just relax on an actual day off.  While running errands and trying to track down a small piece of architecture that is supposedly a standing remnant … Continue reading

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Oooo..Merry Christmas From Baltimore. A Little George Washington Upskirt


Driving home tonight, I had the good fortune to hit a red light right next to and under the Washington Monument in Mt. Vernon.  It was so warm tonight that I had my moon roof open on the Honda and … Continue reading

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Jacques Kelly to the Rescue!!


I know that all of you are dying to know how my investigation into the nomenclature of the mystery structure I blogged about yesterday is going.  Well my main man, Jacques Kelly came through in the clutch.  I sent him … Continue reading

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Courthouse Carberry!!


Well howdy and let me show you some cool stuff!  I was supposed to have jury duty today but for those of you who don’t live in Baltimore City or have never had jury duty anywhere; lemme hip you to … Continue reading

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Do I Look Excited!


Well, I know that you can’t see me but if you could, you would notice that I’m excited that I’ve ordered and paid in full for my campaign shirts and campaign yard signs.  Of course, the real challenge is finding … Continue reading

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Time Will Not Dim the Glory of Their Deeds


There was a time when everyday in Baltimore was a Memorial Day of sorts.  The beloved home of the Orioles and Colts was indeed, Memorial Stadium.  It’s most prominent feature being the huge dedication that faced 33rd street.  Simple and … Continue reading

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Play Misty for me Baltimore!


This past Friday provided me with two instances of the weepies.  Good weepies, happy weepies.  These moist eye moments were brought on by some things that are particularly heart warming and prideful to a person, like myself, who is possessed … Continue reading

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Baltimore’s Big Shark, The USS Torsk


I saw in the Baltimore Sun a couple of days ago that the two historic ships that reside in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor, The USS Constellation and the USS Torsk were both headed to dry dock for repairs and maintenance.  I … Continue reading

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Burn, Baltimore, Burn!


Well there have been 2 fires recently that are distinct in that they have occurred in historical places in Baltimore and this blog is just a quick little doff of the cap to the quality of some of the photographic … Continue reading

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