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  • A little gold rouge box with U.S. Naval history

    A couple of years ago I came across this little gold rouge/ trinket box on eBay UK. On the back of rouge box is inscription: U.S.S. Destroyer Dickerson Launched March 12, 1919 Mrs. John Stiles Dickerson Sponsor Supposedly the box was made to commemorate…

  • A lady’s rouge/ trinket box to commemorate a Navy ship

    A couple of years ago I came across this little gold rouge/ trinket box on eBay UK. On the back of rouge box is inscription: U.S.S. Destroyer Dickerson Launched March 12, 1919 Mrs. John Stiles Dickerson Sponsor Supposedly the box was made to commemorate…

  • An interesting trinket (view in large)

    A couple of years ago I came across this little gold rouge/ trinket box on eBay UK. On the back of rouge box is inscription: U.S.S. Destroyer Dickerson Launched March 12, 1919 Mrs. John Stiles Dickerson Sponsor Supposedly the box was made to commemorate…


  • Let's meet half way!

    Two more photos of the Monongahela Incline in Pittsburgh. Our ascending car meets the descending one half way : ) Monongahela Incline is one of the two surviving funicular cable car routes in Pittsburgh. Launched in 1870, it is also America's oldest cont…

  • Up up and away... slowly

    Two more photos of the Monongahela Incline in Pittsburgh. Our ascending car meets the descending one half way : ) Monongahela Incline is one of the two surviving funicular cable car routes in Pittsburgh. Launched in 1870, it is also America's oldest cont…

  • Pittsburgh light-rail

    Pittsburgh's public transit network is run by the the Port Authority of Allegheny County. It runs 98 bus routes, 3 light-rail routes and one funicular cable car (called "incline" by the locals) route. The downtown portion of the light-rail (known as "Th…


  • Dual-level entrance

    The opened doors are for raised platforms, and the closed doors on the left have steps that lead to the street level. Some of Pittsburgh's light-rail stations have raised platforms, whereas other stations are without platforms and passengers embark/ dis…

  • Dollar Savings Bank est. 1855 built 1870

    340 Fourth Avenue, Pittsburgh The Fourth Avenue Historic District is a historic district in downtown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. The district was the center of finance and banks for the city during the decades surrounding the turn of the 20t…

  • Dollar Bank

    340 Fourth Avenue, Pittsburgh The Fourth Avenue Historic District is a historic district in downtown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. The district was the center of finance and banks for the city during the decades surrounding the turn of the 20t…


  • Pittsburgh's Fourth Avenue Historic District

    The Fourth Avenue Historic District is a historic district in downtown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. The district was the center of finance and banks for the city during the decades surrounding the turn of the 20th Century. 336 Fourth Avenue,…

  • First National Bank (formerly Peoples Savings Bank)

    307 Fourth Avenue at Wood Street, Pittsburgh 15222 The Fourth Avenue Historic District is a historic district in downtown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. The district was the center of finance and banks for the city during the decades surroundin…

  • Licence plate humour: Why so blue?

    This is the second time I came across this blue Ford Mustang convertible with the number/ licence plate "Whysoblu" recently in my neighbourhood. I don't think the owner lives near us, but visits someone once in a while.


  • Ford Mustang: Whysoblu

    This is the second time I came across this blue Ford Mustang convertible with the number/ licence plate "Whysoblu" recently in my neighbourhood. I don't think the owner lives near us, but visits someone once in a while.

  • Playing the role of Greyhound navigator

    You may recall many uploads ago, I posted photos of mom and I being stranded in Buffalo New York by a nasty snowstorm on 2019-01-19 on the way back from New York City to Toronto. By the time we got to Western New York state, the government had shut down…

  • Travelling in the dark in a snowstorm

    You may recall many uploads ago, I posted photos of mom and I being stranded in Buffalo New York by a nasty snowstorm on 2019-01-19 on the way back from New York City to Toronto. By the time we got to Western New York state, the government had shut down…


  • Peter Pan Bus Lines network

    We finally arrived in New York City after a 13-hour bus ride from Toronto. Times Square – 42nd Street / Port Authority Bus Terminal is still a busy place even at 10 PM. I've never seen a Peter Pan Bus Lines coach, the destinations all sound quite fascina…

  • Broome Country Transit bus

    Binghamton Transportation Center 81 Chenango Street, Binghamton, NY 13901 In previous Greyhound or Megabus trips from Toronto to New York City, the coach sometimes made a stop at Syracuse, but this time we made a stop in Binghamton. xxxxxx In Canada an…

  • Broome County Transit bus

    Binghamton Transportation Center 81 Chenango Street, Binghamton, NY 13901 In previous Greyhound or Megabus trips from Toronto to New York City, the coach sometimes made a stop at Syracuse, but this time we made a stop in Binghamton. xxxxxx In Canada an…


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