Tim Kiser's photos with the 2009

Double mailbox of entry to 17.

Double mailbox of entry to 17.
Accommodates mail delivery to a building that wasn't designed for that.

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In downtown Norwalk, Ohio, on June 24th, 2009, on the west side of North Hester Street, south of West Monroe Street.

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Library of Con…
Added on July 30, 2014

Several picnic sites plus a vault toilet and a dumpster.

Several picnic sites plus a vault toilet and a dumpster.
It makes sense to want to eat here.

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In White Sands National Monument in western Otero County, New Mexico, on May 27th, 2009

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
F802.W45 White Sands National Monumen…
Added on July 26, 2014

TRAFFFIC SIGNAL access hatch panel!

TRAFFFIC SIGNAL access hatch panel!
The welder made the three 'F's in TRAFFFIC so flamboyantly wide that he or she almost ran out of room for the message.

Imagine if there were some kind of system of abbreviations or codes that all of the different kinds of utility workers would be able to…
Added on October 23, 2014

Welcome to the CrossRoads Barber Shop / Peluquería, home of blade shaves, fades, flat-tops, and crews.

Welcome to the CrossRoads Barber Shop / Peluquería, home of blade shaves, fades, flat-tops, and crews.
In Albuquerque, New Mexico, on May 30th, 2009, on the south side of Central Avenue SW, opposite Simmonds Street NW.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
TT957 Barbershops—United States—Pictorial works.
GT3911.A2 Shop signs—U…
Added on October 24, 2014

Plastic-wrapped cardboard of scenic overlook of Rio Grande.

Plastic-wrapped cardboard of scenic overlook of Rio Grande.
In Albuquerque, New Mexico, on May 30th, 2009, the Rio Grande as viewed downstream from Central Avenue Southwest.

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Library of Congress classification ideas:
F392.R5 Rio Grande (Colo.-Mexico and Tex.)—Pictorial works.
F802.A17 Ri…
Added on June  4, 2014

The story of the sidewalk to the guardrail.

The story of the sidewalk to the guardrail.
This was scenic overlook infrastructure in an untreed area of the Lincoln National Forest.

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West of High Rolls, New Mexico, on May 27th, 2009, in the Sacramento Mountains at a scenic overlook on the north side of U.S. Route 82.

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Added on May 15, 2014

Thinkin about the old times.

Thinkin about the old times.
Here at the Three Rivers Petroglyph Site were several of the 21,000 petroglyphs installed circa 1000-1400 CE by the Jornada Mogollon people(s).

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At the Three Rivers Petroglyph Site in northern Otero County, New Mexico, on May 26th…
Added on June  5, 2014

Nice spot for a bullseye petroglyph.

Nice spot for a bullseye petroglyph.
I agree with the Jornada Mogollon people(s) of circa 1000-1400 CE that this was a good-looking place for putting a bullseye on a rock, here where there is a broad view out across an expanse of land.

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At the Three Rivers Petroglyp…
Added on May 14, 2014

Stylized elephant.

Stylized elephant.
The animal is seated upright upon its hind end. It puts its "hands" on its hips, and honks its nose with an angry glare. It is sitting on a turtle, crushing its shell.

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At the Minnesota State Fair in Falcon Heights, Minnesota,…
Added on August  8, 2014

Ruined Dutch maiden.

Ruined Dutch maiden.
"Yeah! Wrap her nose and smile around a corner! Fold her face!"

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At the Minnesota State Fair in Falcon Heights, Minnesota, on August 31st, 2009, on the north side of Dan Patch Avenue between Underwood Street and Nelson Street.…
Added on March 14, 2014

Skinny-legged tree pair.

Skinny-legged tree pair.
In south Minneapolis on April 21st, 2009, in Minnehaha Park, south of the intersection of Godfrey Parkway and 46th Avenue South.

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Library of Congress classification idea:
F614.M57M56 Minnehaha Park (Minneapolis, Minn.)—Pictorial w…
Added on August 25, 2014

Wet phonebook.

Wet phonebook.
Well I'd say this thing looks like it's just about ruined!

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In Columbus, Ohio, on December 22nd, 2009, at the southwest corner of East Livingston Avenue and South Lazelle Street.

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Library of Congress class…
Added on December 23, 2013

Those were the wasted days of adulthood!

Those were the wasted days of adulthood!
On what occasion would real-life bears ever sit together in upturned baskets and hold wreaths, it's incongruous. Why are snickerdoodles the only food.

This lady had a record player in her house all through her childhood but never learned how to use it.…
Added on December 24, 2013

Autumn at the Mall of America.

Autumn at the Mall of America.
It was probably intended that people would glimpse this from a passing car, rather than stand and look at it intently.

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In Bloomington, Minnesota, on November 2nd, 2009, at the Mall of America, outside Bloomingdale's.

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Added on November 27, 2013

Northern Delaware hair removal neon idea.

Northern Delaware hair removal neon idea.
Seeing the powerlines that run between the honeywaxing shop and the church across the road reminds me that it would've taken merely one or two random twists of history for us to have ended up living in a time and place in which Christians regard it as un…
Added on November  8, 2013

How wonderful!

How wonderful!
If we're delightful, this will remind us how important it is for people of all ages to set time aside for play.

Looking at this you should be getting ideas for some things you could be doing at home with materials such as bedsheets, I hope!

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Added on November  7, 2013

Giggling pork doll with antiswineflu propaganda, plus an unopened canned good on a serving plate.

Giggling pork doll with antiswineflu propaganda, plus an unopened canned good on a serving plate.
Alert re the "Pork Is Safe!" panel: That last sentence might not be put together properly, because I notice its core message is reducible to: "Eating pork products makes them safe."

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At the Minnesota State Fair in Falcon Heigh…
Added on November  6, 2013

Nov 2009 Employee-of-the-Month at the Minneapolis Convention Center.

Nov 2009 Employee-of-the-Month at the Minneapolis Convention Center.
I've been reading that in September 2009, two St. Paul police officers tasered, maced, and physically abused a Minneapolis Convention Center employee while he was barbecuing in his yard at home -- an incident for which the man later successfully sued the…
Added on September 20, 2013