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I propose that if we took the time to look more closely at all the things around us each day, we would be the richer for it. So here is what I propose to do:I cropped a picture I took to show a small and hopefully not easily recognizable portion.

Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to figure out what or where it is. At regular intervals, probably once a day, I'll expand what the image shows or provide a hint, until someone correctly identifies it. If it is a foolish idea, I'll be flamed in comments--if indeed there are any at all. It is just a silly little idea, anyway. I hope you'll spend a little more time each day paying attention to the many interesting things around you.

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If you spend much time driving (or taking the T) around Lawrence you will surely be able to see this. Here is the next image:

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One more, if you still aren't sure:

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Not much of a surprise, but here is the complete image:

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And here is a short history of the Castle Tea Room.

Comments

Dorothy Hoyt-Reed 6 years, 3 months ago

My vote is the Natural History Museum.

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Alison Carter 6 years, 3 months ago

My vote is on the Castle Tea Room.

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Jerry Elliott 6 years, 3 months ago

fun game, dave. i need help in identifyinfg, though

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jennatto 6 years, 3 months ago

Looks like Hiawatha Hall on the Haskell campus.

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coolmarv 6 years, 3 months ago

North side of Castle Tea Room.

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woxy 6 years, 3 months ago

Well, I don't know if geek is Specifically Correct, but I think he is Generally Correct. That looks like a window on the Douglas County Courthouse.

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Finnbar1 6 years, 3 months ago

is it a window of the Castle Tea Room?

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Ronda Miller 6 years, 3 months ago

I think you'll get a lot of guesses on this one. I agree that it looks like something KU

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geekin_topekan 6 years, 3 months ago

It looks like the window of the men's room on the second floor of the Douglas Couty Courthouse.

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easy_mark 6 years, 3 months ago

Ya know, you've seen it all your life LOL.

Reminds me once we got a Louis Copt print, landscape. Everyone kept saying,,gee, I think I know where that is. Funny, I got it first, it was less than one mile from our house.

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David Lignell 6 years, 3 months ago

What a wonderfully, creative idea, Dave! Sounds like a lot of fun. Let me venture the first guess: It looks like something KU. Is it part of the KU History Museum? Hmmm....

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