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Description: As a sporting proposition of gaiety infused with taxesno modern culture could survivewithout a touch of France
Description: New land cut out by real imaginary linesbased in older spirit courseslay and bedrock, flight of birds and pointed feet
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: An album page decorated with a watercolor painting of blue flowers and green stems featuring four views of the Frank B. Fargo house on Mulberry Street. A c...
Description: The world is flat; we get aroundthis stretched credulityby going straight as an arrowand meeting ourselves in a space of time
Date: date unknown
Description: A one-sided badge with the words "I'm From Green Bay Wis." printed on it.
Description: You don't have to pay if you can prove that the fun you had was clean
Description: Native buildings, hardly noticed in the tapestry,long as a house of indeterminatesfull of ladders unexplained
Description: A working lifetime minted these good coins every daydevoted to circulating them through the same routine streetswore them thin into retirement
Description: Even the slow, dry, hungry engines,diggingwhat would be the best of times,cannot help but leave behind thema restlessness unchanging as bef...
Description: The bargain was that the driven wedgewould never be withdrawn
Description: When we built our housewe couldn't afford it, but we built everything the bestIt's our fortune, and I am so very thankfulA rockAn ark...
Description: He was taught restraint and patriotic fiction,letting automation byto wipe the chimneys clean of issuesand make horizons in the sky
Date: 1901 ca.
Description: Five photographs are mounted on an album page which is decorated with a painting of a honeysuckle sprig. In the photograph at top left, Frank, age three, S...
Description: Either way, the sides are bridged,from wine to water, cutting back to wineParadoxical appointments, anticipated hour No one event can...
Description: Each little world has its private Atlasworking his ethic in longhandtoward the stage set for the point of No Return
Description: The log who was made King of Logs is here entombedeight round, ten longFor his design, the strengthened forestcapriciously outgrew them all...
Description: First one light is the truth and then anotherbut always it is shining on some counterpart
Description: Bring back somehow the big HelloProlong the noisiest dayThe clapping hands are stilled too soonAnd much too far away
Description: The style of reachings, temporal or spiritual, for transformation of the earthThe chapel of Rockford Female Seminary, later Rockford College, 1889-...
Description: Everybody who lived should get a gold watchfor enduranceand a chain for hanging
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