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Writing Prompt, Anyone?

Okay, if you are feeling a little tapped out, scroll down some of these gorgeously restored photos from the turn of the (20th) century, all over the USA. There’s so much to spark the imagination here.

Sailors, Soldiers, African-American family at the Hermitage, Boating parties on the Florida Panhandle, fascinating faces and a potential story in each one.

Railway bridges, warships, all the way back to the Civil War.

Steam and smoke everywhere, because back then Americans were brash and expansive and exuberantly blind to the effects all that industrialization would bring to future generations.