Monthly Archives: March 2016

Manhattan in spring

  MANHATTAN’S streets I saunter’d pondering — Walt Whitman     photographs taken by Roger W. Smith April 2016    

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Walking the Brooklyn Bridge

    The Brooklyn Bridge, which spans the East River, was completed in 1883.  Since its opening, it has been a New York City landmark. Walking over the Brooklyn Bridge and through Brooklyn is a great way for me to … Continue reading

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George Crumb, “When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom’d”

    George Crumb, “When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom’d”  

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“Canton High Graduates 208”

  “Canton High Graduates 208” The Canton J0urnal, Canton, MA, June 1964     ‘Canton High Graduates 208’    

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Gregory Gillespie, obituary

  New York Times, Saturday, April 29, 2000     Gregory Gillespie obituary                 ‘    

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“Table for One”

  The attached article was published in the New York Times Travel section on Sunday, May 23, 2004. Something about the article intrigued me. A woman with a five-year-old son has an augment with her husband and decamps to Madrid … Continue reading

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view of Sunnyside

  This view of of Sunnyside, Queens, NYC from the No. 7 elevated train platform was taken by my son, Henry W. Smith.    

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