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  1. The beautiful watercolors of this children's book

    Snapshot Title: The beautiful watercolors of this children's book
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    Perhaps most impressive of this era of illustrations is the quality of the watercolors on each and every page. The artists have taken great care for detail and the colors reach out and grab your eye ...



  2. P is for pretty...

    Snapshot Title: P is for pretty...
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    The idea that beauty comes from a sunny disposition - seeking to be pretty - the best beauty treatment is to be cheerful/sunny. The ethos in which we now live in 2010 eschews such an idea as nonsense...



  3. Be useful to gain friends and love

    Snapshot Title: Be useful to gain friends and love
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    The notion that love is something we must earn is a concept of love that is far from "agape" which is unmerited love - the highest form of love - when one loves others not to get their love but just b...



  4. Folks who move slowly have no purpose in life

    Snapshot Title: Folks who move slowly have no purpose in life
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    Perhaps this cute little poem was meant to encourage children to think 'have a purpose' don't just wander through life aimlessly



  5. The way to friendship?

    Snapshot Title: The way to friendship?
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    If you are loyal and true you always will gather good friends...a very compelling beautiful graphic and again the emphasis on being good is good for you.



  6. Mistletoe being held over one's own head

    Snapshot Title: Mistletoe being held over one's own head
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    In the culture of 1925 and before Mistletoe was a way to charm others into kissing you, loving you. The idea, planted in young heads, that you can get someone to love you by using 'goodness' or a cha...



  7. Motive to be kind?

    Snapshot Title: Motive to be kind?
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    The motive to be kind and friendly is put forward as being "everyone loves us and wishes to do nice things for us." Such a selfish reason for doing good might wonder "is this the best approach to tak...



  8. Excellent description of what letters mean

    Snapshot Title: Excellent description of what letters mean
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    As children are read this description they are told "when mother reads to you" which also shows us that in the social ethos back in 1925 when this book was published, mothers, not fathers, were the so...



  9. The little creatures that help us...

    Snapshot Title: The little creatures that help us...
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    the children throughout the book are shown these tiny little fictitious creatures who are going to help them learn their letters so that they can eventually read.



  10. Children taught that letters are the key to open...

    Snapshot Title: Children taught that letters are the key to open...
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    a wonder box - they are told they are in some sort of 'cage' with walls and can't get out of their 'little life' unless they learn the alphabet. A bit of fear is mixed with the carrot of 'wonder'.



  11. encouraging children to think of heaven

    Snapshot Title: encouraging children to think of heaven
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    This image might be considered a not so subtle way to help children deal with death and dying by illustrating a pleasant pathway up and away to a fascinating place and notice how the animals and child...



  12. I love you

    Snapshot Title: I love you
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Raggedy Ann Alphabet
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    Raggedy Ann does love you and just simply asked "Do I have to spell it out for you!"

    This experiment of a gigapan of a whole children's book that is in the public domain is an effort to explore the s...



  13. St. Louis steamboat history

    Snapshot Title: St. Louis steamboat history
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Christmas Tree in St. Louis
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    The traffic of steamboarts in the Miss. River in the 1800s was tremendous and most of these docked in St. Louis on their way from and to New Orleans.



  14. Pole work in Forest Park lake

    Snapshot Title: Pole work in Forest Park lake
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Christmas Tree in St. Louis
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    this is a historic use of a very old Park in St. Louis Missouri where Gondolas are still in use.



  15. 1904 World's Fair

    Snapshot Title: 1904 World's Fair
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Christmas Tree in St. Louis
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    This building was called the Festival Hall and housed the larget organ in the world - and that organ was shipped from St. Louis to the Wanamaker Department Store in Philadelphia where it is still the ...



  16. porch light

    Snapshot Title: porch light
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Mid-western Home Decorated for Christmas
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    wonderful lamp



  17. It's snow time

    Snapshot Title: It's snow time
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Mid-western Home Decorated for Christmas
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    snow time



  18. snowman holds on to his hat

    Snapshot Title: snowman holds on to his hat
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Mid-western Home Decorated for Christmas
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    must be windy



  19. La Presidence

    Snapshot Title: La Presidence
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Paris Street Scene
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    A store for the President of France



  20. Rue Des Saussaies

    Snapshot Title: Rue Des Saussaies
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Paris Street Scene
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    Right near the Presidential Palace of Paris, France



  21. The arch

    Snapshot Title: The arch
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Carnahan Court House St. Louis Benjamin Hawkins sculptures
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    The most unique of all monuments in the whole world this steel structure defies the senses when you stand by one of its legs.



  22. Christmas in St. Louis

    Snapshot Title: Christmas in St. Louis
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Carnahan Court House St. Louis Benjamin Hawkins sculptures
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    a great place to spend the holidays



  23. The flag and Liberty

    Snapshot Title: The flag and Liberty
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Carnahan Court House St. Louis Benjamin Hawkins sculptures
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    The flag is a symbol of the blood shed to defend the liberty of all of us. My father died to preserve our liberty and the liberty of others in World War II. To see his photo and help me honor his me...



  24. Who is Benjamin Hawkins

    Snapshot Title: Who is Benjamin Hawkins
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Carnahan Federal Court Statue of Justice or Liberty
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    See this websit for a description of the artist:

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benjamin_Waterhouse_Hawkins Will open in a new tab or window



  25. Libery and Justice

    Snapshot Title: Libery and Justice
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Carnahan Federal Court Statue of Justice or Liberty
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    Two statues border the main entrance to this Federal Courthouse in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. This one is of Justice the other of Liberty - signifying that the goal here should be to make sure justice...



  26. Seima

    Snapshot Title: Seima
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Baltic way (Baltijos kelio paminklas) Fragment of the monument
    Image Owner: ©Kostas Sukevichius



    Description:

    Why do these named bricks exist? Are these persons who participated?



  27. in a crowd how many are NOT with it

    Snapshot Title: in a crowd how many are NOT with it
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Cloud Gate and Strange Fruit in Chicago Millennium Park
    Image Owner: TJ Socolofsky



    Description:

    because they are out of it using cell phones- this image was taken in xxx and if a similar event was held today several xx years later how many more would we find on their phones - this disjuncture be...



  28. free

    Snapshot Title: free
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Cloud Gate and Strange Fruit in Chicago Millennium Park
    Image Owner: TJ Socolofsky



    Description:

    summer 2008 - a gent who knows how to save money as he looks for culture



  29. kind of young but

    Snapshot Title: kind of young but
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: FIRST Championship 2009
    Image Owner: Dave Lavery



    Description:

    what does he think a robot is does he think they think and if he does then does he think he is a robot himself - a machine without a soul that thinks and that thoughts are just the movement of electro...



  30. what does this robot do?

    Snapshot Title: what does this robot do?
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: FIRST Championship 2009
    Image Owner: Dave Lavery



    Description:

    Rhode warrior 121



  31. robot guru

    Snapshot Title: robot guru
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: FIRST Championship 2009
    Image Owner: Dave Lavery



    Description:

    with this beard could you be a robot wizard?



  32. can someone explain this group's interest in robots

    Snapshot Title: can someone explain this group's interest in robots
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: FIRST Championship 2009
    Image Owner: Dave Lavery



    Description:

    I am a social scientist studying how gigapans can help us explore various cultural groups such as this one that is fascinated by robots. Why are you fascinated by robots and what is your perception o...



  33. please explain what this is?

    Snapshot Title: please explain what this is?
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Burning Man 2007 from Anticamp (6:40)
    Image Owner: Brad Templeton



    Description:

    what is the official black rock city garnish?



  34. What does this shirt mean

    Snapshot Title: What does this shirt mean
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: El Evento 40 Bicentenario
    Image Owner: David Herrera Piña



    Description:

    I am a social scientist studying gigpans and cultures and need information about this gigapan and some of things I have discoverd i exploring it. Please email me information at:

    kkindt@earthlink.net



  35. how does this convocation hall help restore heritage

    Snapshot Title: how does this convocation hall help restore heritage
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Convocation Hall, University of Toronto
    Image Owner: James Heinrich



    Description:

    I am a social scientists studying how gigans can help us explore other cultures and societies and make analytical comparisons as well as delve into the uniqueness or distinctiveness of various cultura...



  36. are these solar panels?

    Snapshot Title: are these solar panels?
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Burning Man 2010
    Image Owner: gonzo earth



    Description:

    can someone tell me what this event was all about and give me more details about the social aspects of the event? I am doing a study of how gigapans can be used to study various social events/and the...



  37. california plates

    Snapshot Title: california plates
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: California Honey Bee Sampling 2010 Gigapan #1
    Image Owner: Dennis vanEngelsdorp



    Description:

    The most interesting thing about this gigapan is the plate # of the car!! By this number and using internet resources someone can delve into the person's personal records. This is dangerous. I would...



  38. insulators

    Snapshot Title: insulators
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: California Honey Bee Sampling 2010 Gigapan #1
    Image Owner: Dennis vanEngelsdorp



    Description:

    these are quite rare



  39. lantern light

    Snapshot Title: lantern light
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Water color by Janet Walsh - an excellent artist in St. Louis Missouri
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    the capturing of the ambience of this type of light is difficult in watercolor but here a perfect capture is made



  40. shimmering pot of flowers

    Snapshot Title: shimmering pot of flowers
    Taken by: karl kindt

    Image: Water color by Janet Walsh - an excellent artist in St. Louis Missouri
    Image Owner: karl kindt



    Description:

    by use of her special technique the glare of the sun shimmers off the flower and the pot



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