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National Constitution Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. James Madison in the Signers Hall, one of the life size bronze statues of all of the signers of the US Constitution. While the Constitutional Convention meetings were held behind closed doors, and no minutes of them were ever published, it is known that Mr. Madison kept notes that provide the few glimpses into what took place. It is also known that while he was the shortest person in attendance, his influence of the writing of the Constitution was large. (The statues were created in EIS Studios in Brooklyn, NY. They researched historical documents in the designs. The background color is that of the wall behind the statue.)

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::corngrowth
11/16/16 2:19 PM GMT
See that Mr. Madison (sixth Governor of Kentucky) was in an pensive mood, Thad. No wonder because contributing to the writing of the Constitution was very important. Think to see the responsibility on his face.
Perfectly shaped statue again, and perfectly captured as well.
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.Starglow
11/16/16 3:21 PM GMT
I like the colored background to these photos you've given us. Nice work.
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::Ramad
11/16/16 4:24 PM GMT
This photo is also very sharp and clear and looks good against that background Thad.
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::trixxie17
11/16/16 5:29 PM GMT
Again a wonderful detailed capture with a nice pop of color.
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.Tomeast
11/16/16 10:02 PM GMT
The history is rich and nice to read , fine photo.
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::tigger3
11/16/16 10:18 PM GMT
This is superb, I'm enjoying this series. tigs=^..^=
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::Constance52347
11/17/16 12:48 AM GMT
Well done! They chose a good background to highlight the statues.
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.icedancer
11/18/16 2:03 PM GMT
Fantastic capture and absolutely loving this series
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.GomekFlorida
11/20/16 7:42 PM GMT
These are very interesting, and thank you once again for sharing.
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