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Cool Washington Radio images

August 15th, 2016

Some cool Washington Radio images:

Image from page 692 of “Building & engineering news” (1914)
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Identifier: buildingengineer2525cont
Title: Building & engineering news
Year: 1914 (1910s)
Authors: Contractors’ and Dealers’ Association of California
Subjects: Architecture Building Construction industry Engineering
Publisher: San Francisco : L. A. Larson
Contributing Library: San Francisco Public Library
Digitizing Sponsor: San Francisco Public Library

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uccessful bidder at00 to const.11,000-voIt power line atthe naval operating base radio station,ChoUas Hts., San Diego. Other bids:King S. Heath, 85.15; Globe Eiec.Works, 41; H. H. Peterson, 75;Southern Elec. Co., 19. SAN FRANCISCO—Until Oct. 31, 11A. M., under Order No. 6372-789, bidswill be rec. by U. S. Engineer Office,85 2nd St., to fur. and del. one pneu-matic grinder. Specifications will befurnished on request to above office. SAN FRANCISCO—Until Oct. 30, 11A. M., bids will be rec. by U. S. En-gineer Office, 58 2nd St., under OrderNo. 6371-789, to fur. and del. Rio Vista,Solano county, miscellaneous castings. SAN PIEGO, Cal.—Until Nov. 4, un-der Specification No. 5162, bids will berec. by Bureau of Yards and Docks,Navy Department, Washington, D. C,to surface extension to parade groundswith rock and asphaltic oils at NavalOperating Base (Training Station), SanDiego. See enll for hids under officialproposal section In tblH bme. Mailing: Lists ^ TT/:ll L-I *?? 1

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Martin Luther King, Jr. at Lincoln Monument
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“Mr. President, I’d like to see you stand in this room and sign a Second Emancipation Proclamation outlawing segregation, one hundred years after Lincoln’s.”
~ Martin Luther King, Jr., to John F. Kennedy, in the Lincoln Room of the White House, 1961

"I have a dream that one day on the red hills of Georgia, the sons of former slaves and the sons of former slave owners will be able to sit together at the table of brotherhood."
~ Martin Luther King Jr., I Have a Dream Speech, Civil Rights March on Washington, August 28,1963.

All I’m saying is simply this: that all mankind is tied together; all life is interrelated, and we are all caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly. For some strange reason I can never be what I ought to be until you are what you ought to be. And you can never be what you ought to be until I am what I ought to be – this is the interrelated structure of reality.
~ Martin Luther King, Jr., Commencement Address for Oberlin College, June 1965, Oberlin Ohio

Martin Luther King, Jr. (January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) was an American clergyman, activist, and prominent leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement. He is best known for his role in the advancement of civil rights in the United States and around the world, using nonviolent methods following the teachings of Mahatma Gandhi. King has become a national icon in the history of modern American liberalism.

A Baptist minister, King became a civil rights activist early in his career.[4] He led the 1955 Montgomery Bus Boycott and helped found the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) in 1957, serving as its first president. King’s efforts led to the 1963 March on Washington, where King delivered his "I Have a Dream" speech. There, he expanded American values to include the vision of a color blind society, and established his reputation as one of the greatest orators in American history.

In 1964, King became the youngest person to receive the Nobel Peace Prize for his work to end racial segregation and racial discrimination through civil disobedience and other nonviolent means. By the time of his death in 1968, he had refocused his efforts on ending poverty and stopping the Vietnam War.

King was assassinated on April 4, 1968, in Memphis, Tennessee. He was posthumously awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1977 and Congressional Gold Medal in 2004; Martin Luther King, Jr. Day was established as a U.S. federal holiday in 1986.

Civil rights leader, theologian, and educator Howard Thurman was an early influence on King. A classmate of King’s father at Morehouse College, Thurman mentored the young King and his friends. Thurman’s missionary work had taken him abroad where he had met and conferred with Mahatma Gandhi. When he was a student at Boston University, King often visited Thurman, who was the dean of Marsh Chapel. Walter Fluker, who has studied Thurman’s writings, has stated, "I don’t believe you’d get a Martin Luther King, Jr. without a Howard Thurman"

With assistance from the Quaker group the American Friends Service Committee, and inspired by Gandhi’s success with non-violent activism, King visited Gandhi’s birthplace in India in 1959. The trip to India affected King in a profound way, deepening his understanding of non-violent resistance and his commitment to America’s struggle for civil rights.

In a radio address made during his final evening in India, King reflected, "Since being in India, I am more convinced than ever before that the method of nonviolent resistance is the most potent weapon available to oppressed people in their struggle for justice and human dignity. In a real sense, Mahatma Gandhi embodied in his life certain universal principles that are inherent in the moral structure of the universe, and these principles are as inescapable as the law of gravitation."

A memorial to King has been constructed along the Tidal Basin at the National Mall in Washington, D.C., by the Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial Project Foundation. The official address of the monument, 1964 Independence Avenue, S.W., commemorates the year that the Civil Rights Act of 1964 became law.

Justice for All March – Dec. 13, 2014
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Justice for All March – Dec. 13, 2014

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Cool Washington Concert images

August 6th, 2016

A few nice washington concert images I found:

Jared James Nichols @ Wild Buffalo
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Image by Kenneth Kearney
Jared James Nichols performing at Wild Buffalo in Bellingham, WA on 1/30/15.

IMG_3013
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Image by pixelposeur

Holiday Orchestra Concert with 5th and 6th Grade Orchestra (Saline, Michigan, December 19, 2013)
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Image by cseeman
The Holiday Orchestra Concert with 5th and 6th Grade Orchestras directed by Ben Culver. The concert (which was the first one for the 5th Grade Orchestra) featured Les Sharon, David Raft and Laura Washington as narrators. The concert was at the Saline Middle School.

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Cool Washington DC images

July 29th, 2016

Check out these Washington DC images:

82.MotorEscort.Before.26thCandle.NLEOM.WDC.13May2014
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Image by Elvert Barnes
2014 National Police Week: Assemblance Before 26th Annual Candlelight Vigil at the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in the 400 block of E Street, NW, Washington DC on Tuesday evening, 14 May 2014 by Elvert Barnes Photography

Police Motor Escort Series

Raleigh (Capital City) Police Department / Motorcycle Unit
www.facebook.com/RaleighPoliceDepartment

Visit National Police Week website at www.nleomf.org/programs/policeweek/

Visit Elvert Barnes 2014 National Police Week docu-project at elvertbarnes.com/NPW2014

Twilight at the Capitol
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Image by Patrick Dirden

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Cool Washington Radio images

July 22nd, 2016

A few nice Washington Radio images I found:

Justice for All March – Dec. 13, 2014
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Justice for All March – Dec. 13, 2014

DC Rollergirls Matches – Nov. 23, 2013 – DC Armory
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DC Rollergirls Matches – Nov. 23, 2013 – DC Armory

Salt Lake City Public Library, Salt Lake City, Utah
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Image by Ken Lund
The Salt Lake City Public Library system’s main branch building is an architecturally unique structure in Salt Lake City, Utah. It is located at 210 East, 400 South, across from the Salt Lake City and County Building and Washington Square.

The Salt Lake City main library has an area of 240,000 square feet (22,000 m2) and is a five-story tall, wedge-shaped building. The library has a collection of over 500,000 books as well as subscriptions to over 60 newspapers and magazines and 163 internet capable computers.

The structure includes 44,960 cubic yards (34,370 m3) of concrete as well as 176,368 square feet (16,385.1 m2) of glass. One of its features is the five-story curved glass wall. Designed by the same architect, the downtown Central Branch of the Vancouver Public Library has a very similar design. This is clearly apparent in the main foyer and the sweeping outer facade.

Outside the library is Library Square, a landscaped and paved plaza. Originally, much of what is now landscaped open space was to be out buildings, but Mayor Rocky Anderson asked for these to be left out and create a public park. There are several shops on the square as well as the studios of radio station KCPW-FM. Library Square is paved with limestone from Israel.

Upon entering the five story building, one enters the "Urban Room", which has the same limestone paving as the square. The room extends for all five floors and ends with a skylight of 20,000 square feet (1,900 m2). More shops line one side of the Urban Room.

A rooftop garden completes the structure. It is planted with trees, grasses, flowering bulbs and various perennial plants.

The whole library depends on natural lighting, reducing the need of lights in the library. A huge five story glass wall is where most of the light comes from.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salt_Lake_City_Public_Library

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Cool Washington Concert images

July 21st, 2016

A few nice washington concert images I found:

UC7 Video Shoot
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Image by Michael @ NW Lens
Photo from the UC7 video shoot at RehearsalWorks in Sumner, WA

uc7seattle.com/

Photo by Michael Brunk / nwlens.com

Will Fiore and Dan Scanlan of Zoroaster
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Image by Metal Chris
Will Fiore and Dan Scanlan playing with Zoroaster on the back stage at the Black Cat in Washington DC on Thursday 20 January 2011.

Acquisitions, Inc 11 – The Bards
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Image by heath_bar
PAX Prime 2011

Jim Darkmagic receives a magical missive, informing him that his grandfather has died. There’s to be a reading of the Last Will and Testament at the family estate. Not long after the family convenes, wackiness ensues.

See my videos from PAX Prime 2011 here.

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Cool Hotel In Washington images

July 20th, 2016

Some cool Hotel in Washington images:


Hotel in Washington
Image by ZackW
Looking out our hotel window and down at a historic district of small houses in Foggy Bottom. In the distance is the Watergate complex, and beyond, the Potomac.

Experience at the W Washington Hotel
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Image by tedeytan

Huntington House – Widening 5th Ave. (LOC)
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Image by The Library of Congress
Bain News Service,, publisher.

Huntington House – Widening 5th Ave.

[between ca. 1910 and ca. 1915]

1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

Notes:
Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards.
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Format: Glass negatives.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

General information about the Bain Collection is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.ggbain

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.09498

Call Number: LC-B2- 2243-9

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Cool Radio images

July 18th, 2016

Some cool Radio images:

Records at KAOS
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Richard with his radio in SD
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My bro and a radio

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Cool Radio images

July 17th, 2016

A few nice Radio images I found:

Buitrago
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Radio
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Podcasting show at KIPO. Host Beth-Ann Kozlovich.

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Image by cjeremyprice

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Cool Washington Concert images

July 8th, 2016

Some cool washington concert images:

16JUNE11
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Image by AVTC Series
16JUNE11

The EcoCAR competition challenges 16 universities across North America to reduce the environmental impact of vehicles by minimizing the vehicle’s fuel consumption and reducing its emissions while retaining the vehicle’s performance, safety and consumer appeal.
Photo Usage: US Government Work.

Kreator at the Howard Theatre
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Image by Metal Chris
This is the German thrash metal band Kreator playing at the Howard Theatre in Washington DC on Wednesday 5 September 2012. This was the first show of the tour and also the first metal show ever at the Howard Theatre.

Billy Kilson
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Cool Radio images

June 25th, 2016

A few nice Radio images I found:

Quema de radios 1935
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Image by muxfin

Radios
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Image by pigpogm
Taken at Mad Hatters TV and Radio Museum in Montacute, Somerset. A nice little museum, and has a special Doctor Who section with quite a number of original costumes.

Radio | Posted by Fabrice Dollmach
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