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Motor Mill
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Motor Mill. I don't know the history on this mill, the bridge was swept away a few years ago and the new bridge was put in a year or so ago I believe. It's still a unique building made of local limestone. Several other buildings are on the site. Will send them along later on. This mill is located in Elkader, IA

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::tigger3
05/09/17 1:36 AM GMT
I'm such a fan of mills and bridges. Carol, I really like the contrast of the mill against the trees, and you did a superb job on the composing!
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.quickshot
05/09/17 2:13 AM GMT
I miss my days in Iowa and the Midwest. I wish I had been a more avid photographer in my youth. You have fertile territory for photographers with your skills. I am reminded of the work you posted nearly a decade ago which was pretty good. However, this shot demonstrates that your work is stellar. Faves for me.
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.Flmngseabass
05/09/17 5:23 AM GMT
This is such a nostalgic image Carol. I love the perspective, the colors and clarity. Well presented:)
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.Dunstickin
05/09/17 7:16 AM GMT
I searched and found 'THIS' Carol...
A good point of view for this photo....It looks to have had a good restoration!
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::Constance52347
05/09/17 8:02 AM GMT
This is a great photo! The light-colored brick really stands out.
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::corngrowth
05/09/17 9:00 AM GMT
Didn't know that Elkader, Clayton County, Iowa, hadn't these 'treasures', Carol! I'm curious for the other ones
This one is seen and captured perfectly however, my friend!
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.koca
05/09/17 1:46 PM GMT
You are making history in pictures, Carol.
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::Vickid
05/09/17 1:52 PM GMT
The colors here compliment each other perfectly, terrific capture, just right!
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::jerseygurl
05/09/17 3:33 PM GMT
Great image of the early days of industry in the U.S. Carol - love those old mills - Excellent Capture!!!!!!
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.Tomeast
05/09/17 11:09 PM GMT
You composed this so well , fine photo Carol.
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.GomekFlorida
05/13/17 10:32 PM GMT
Such great history, thanks for sharing.
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.icedancer
05/22/17 3:50 PM GMT
A real stunner
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