Streetlight from Brooklyn, New York, U.S.A.

A streetlight on the Brooklyn Bridge



Photographs courtesy of Perry Drake


Streetlight from the Old Bellerive Country Club, St. Louis, MO U.S.A.

The Mercantile Library of St. Louis has many many treasures to explore.  One day when I was there, I saw this streetlight (of course I would notice it).  I was thrilled when I asked it’s origin to learn that it had been a part of the Old Bellerive Country Club which was located in Normandy, Missouri until the early 1970s.  They sold the land and that land is now the University of Missouri – St. Louis (where I work).  Of course, then I had to include it in my collection.


New Windsor Square Street Lights

Today I read a blog about a neighborhood in Los Angeles that decided to replace their street lights.  The author of the blog, Glen Norman,  and his colleague, Chin Thammasaengsri,  decided to chronicle the event.  I thought that if you like my streetlights, you might like his chronicle, and so I am sharing that today with a link to his blog.  Thank you Glen Norman!