Signs of the Signers #1 – Matthew Thornton

This post is the start of a new, long-term series I’ve been thinking about centered around the signers of the Declaration of Independence. Although I’d say I have an above average interest in American history, I can only name a few of the 56 signers. The most famous like Sam and John Adams, Jefferson and …


Matt and Kate’s Wedding

This morning I discovered another unique, creative commons use of one of my photos. is just what the URL implies. They’ve set up a site to share news, photos and videos about their wedding plans, and here’s the really cool part – to get their guests feedback on different ideas.
Here’s the original:

Wadsworth Monument

The monument reads:
This monument is erected by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the town of Sudbury in grateful rememberence of the services and sufferings of the founders of the state: and especially in honor of
Capt. S. Wadsworth of Milton.
Capt Brocklebank of Rowley,
Lieut. Sharp of Brookline.
and twenty six others, men of their command, who fell near …