Another great topic for Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge. Being a history junkie, I chose the theme of historical items. Some of these might have a well-known aspect to them, and some may not!
(Click on any picture to zoom-in on its detail!)
General Lew Wallace’s violin maker’s case. In addition to hand-crafting violins, General Wallace (1827-1905) found time to command a Civil War unit, serve as the governor of the New Mexico Territory and as a minister to Turkey, while writing the novel ‘Ben Hur’ in his spare time!
The feature picture is the Pavilion / Beach House at the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. The building opened to the public in 1930 and restoration efforts are in progress at this time.
See more ‘man-made objects’ at Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Anything Man Made!