January 19, 2011 · 5:01 am
Many blogs observe “Wordless Wednesday,” weekly posts of silent, colorful musings with or without themes. Today’s Wordless Wednesday theme is Round Things. All photographs are from public archives on The Commons.
"Untitled," Smithsonian Institution
"Coloured illustrations of meat and poultry piled onto elaborate silver serving stands, 1901," State Library of Queensland, Australia
"Cat posed with Mexican serape ," Southern Methodist University, Central University Libraries"
"Ceiling Fixture, Rockefeller Center, New York City," Smithsonian Institution
"Closeup of a Fence Constructed of Tire Rims in New Ulm Minnesota...," The U.S. National Archives
"Hubble Reopens Its Eye on the Universe," NASA
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