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Rome Trip 1501

Rusticated Stone


The former Temple of Antoninus and Faustina, built and dedicated between 141-161 AD provides an excellent example of how Western Civilization has responded to its ancient past. After falling into disrepair, it was converted into…

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East Peoria, Illinois

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Crossing the Illinois River from the old distillery district in Peoria, is the home of the giant Caterpillar factories, and the massive railyards that serve them. The Cedar Street Bridge connects the two. East Peoria…

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Cedar Street Bridge

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Completed in 1933, the soaring Cedar Street Bridge ironically no longer carries Cedar Street across the Illinois River; it’s now called the MacArthur Highway. I find it interesting in that it is probably one of…

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