Madison County

Madison County, Iowa

Made famous by 1992 novel by Robert James Waller, 1995 movie starring Clint Eastwood  & Meryl Streep, and 2013 Tony Award-winning musical, the “Bridges of Madison County” actually exist.  Madison County, Iowa is southwest of Des Moines.

The covered bridges that were subject of the famous title are still standing and a couple are still in use.  The bridges were built in the late 1800’s; many of them can be photogenic at certain times of the year/day.

This shot was taken in early August around 7 pm.  ho-hum

Thought for the Day:  Hollywood is in love with any kind of nostalgia that can prove itself to be commercial.                                                                                                Dan Akroyd

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About Larry's blog

THINGS I LOVE: Family, Friends, Photography and College Football. THINGS I LIKE: reading, sports,travel, straight shooters, sense of humor, hand-crafted beers, nature, golf, organization, my wife's cooking, the USA, movies of all types except sci-fi, blueberries, National Parks, music (especially light jazz)of all types except opera and rap, licorice, punctuality,woodworking, dogs and clean underwear.
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