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Weird Photo Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

Weird Photo Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

What face do you see?

We can all see the profile in today's Weird Photo Wednesday, but what does the profile look like to you? George Washington? Your boss? Your high school teacher? Your mother?

Weird Photo Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

Weird Photo Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

Easter is coming and the bunnies are beginning to appear! Even creepy bunnies!

Since Easter is approaching, you may see more bunnies around. Keep your eyes open, because you never know when you might see one, even in your local library!

Weird Photo Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

Weird Photo Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

Is it a boat-cycle or a cycle-boat?

Today's Weird Photo Wednesday shows another entry in the

Weird Photo Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

Weird Photo Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

Blooming wheels!

Let's hope that this wagon doesn't get into a race with anyone! The paper flowers would go a'flyin!

Be mine for Valentines, and Weird Photo Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

Be mine for Valentines, and Weird Photo Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

Who really is this card for?

Be my Valentine and happy Weird Photo Wednesday. Take a look at today's Valentine's day card.

Weird Photo Wednesday, January 29th, 2014

Weird Photo Wednesday, January 29th, 2014

Ok, ok, it's not Denver vs. Seattle...

Today's Weird Photo Wednesday is in celebration of the Superbowl this Sunday. Who is going to win? No, not the football teams...the burro or the football player?

Weird Photo Wednesday, January 15th, 2014

Weird Photo Wednesday, January 15th, 2014

Weird Photo Wednesday is Back for 2014!

Start pedaling, because this dirigible or blimp is not going to get you flying very high! Not sure what "I Will Jump Sunday Nit" means, but hey, if the young man can do it, more power to him.

Weird Photo Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

Weird Photo Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

And the only weird thing for today's Weird Photo Wednesday is...

that there is nothing weird today! Just wishing our customers and followers Happy Holidays and a Happy New Year.

Father and Son Publish a Wonderful Book Together

Father and Son Publish a Wonderful Book Together
Father and Son Publish a Wonderful Book Together

Father and son publish a book using photographs from the Western History Collection. 

Several months ago, Larry Johnson called the Western History reference phone line and asked for permission to use several photographs in our collection.

Weird Photo Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

Weird Photo Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

Ok, now where did Santa go? 

Why is he always leaving me here on this cold sleigh? He takes presents inside and just leaves me here in charge. He keeps bragging about all the cookies, milk and other goodies he gets.