Francine In Retirement
Seeing Life Through Photography

TAGGED: “T” FOR TRANSPORTATION

Transportation has come a long way since the Americas were discovered.  From the landing of the Nina, Pinta and Santa Maria to carrying men on a space ship to a space station high above the planet Earth, America’s transportation system is reaching for the stars and beyond.

“We may run, walk, stumble, drive, or fly,

But let us never lost sight of the reason for the journey,

Or miss a chance to see a rainbow on the way.”

Author Unknown

CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS’ THE NINA & THE PINTA

The Nina The Pinta

HORSE DRAWN BUGGY AND COVERED WAGONS 

Country Road

Covered Wagon

 STEAM BOATS AND RAILROADS

Paddle Wheel Christmas Train

BICYCLES AND AUTOMOBILES

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IMG_0372

MASS TRANSPORTATION

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AIRPLANES AND SPACE SHUTTLE

Airplane IMG_5846AA

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“Sometimes your only available transportation is a leap of faith.” 
Author Unknown

BE ENCOURAGED!  BE BLESSED!

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15 Responses to “TAGGED: “T” FOR TRANSPORTATION”

  1. wonderfu wonderful post francine .. a tour through the ages, thank you!

  2. Transportation is great. Where is that pic of the space shuttle taken? I have a personal reason for asking?

  3. I think this post shows the depth of your photo catalag, Francine. How wonderful!

  4. Ahh yes I really love teh bike – but it would be an uncomfortable ride! Feet count too 🙂

  5. I hope that you don’t mind, but I linked to your blog and nominated you for this award because I really like what you do here.

    http://monahoward.com/2013/05/11/wonderful-team-member/

  6. Beautiful post, Francine. I think that the older, the better! At least they look nicer to my eyes!
    🙂

  7. hi Francine,
    you’ve curated a wonderful tribute gallery to TRANSPORTATION!
    P.S.:
    and because we both are coming from a steel city
    [Pittsburgh as well as the Ruhrgebiet]:
    http://flickrcomments.wordpress.com/2013/05/13/steel-industry-r-i-p/

  8. a great set of modes of transportation 🙂 that last photo’s awesome


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