Favorite Photos #9 Indianapolis Speedway, Louisville, Cape Girardeau, St. Louis, Chicago:
These photos are from our 2007 tour of the Mid-West.
1961 Ford Thunderbird from the Speedway collection.
Bill Elliott ring from his 2002 victory at the Brickyard.
A small portion of the race car collection at the Speedway.
The world's largest baseball bat. This 120 foot replica of Babe
Ruth's 34 inch bat is made of hollow carbon steel and weighs 34 tons
(twice the weight of the MotherShip).
Ellen and Pete share their 33rd wedding anniversary at Cape
Girardeau's "Garden of Elkdom".
The Gateway to the West in St. Louis, Missouri. Those tiny little
black dots are very large viewing windows for visitors to see the
The Chicago River which flows from Lake Michigan to the Mississippi
The Cloud Gate in Chicago's Centennial Park.
From inside the Cloud.
Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan.
In a few weeks we intend to head to the Pacific Northwest and should
bring some new travelogue material.
Love, Pete, Ellen and Mandy