MV Obsession

My obsession with Martha's Vineyard.. phototography..genealogy and life in general and this and that…


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MV Snippets Full Size …

#1 –snippet #12 - pic 1 Inside ferry  looking towards the Vineyard

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#2 – snippet #12 - pic 2   First Congregational Church, West Tisbury

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#3 – snippet #12 - pic 3  Arcade Building, Circuit Ave, Oak Bluffs

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#4 – snippet #12 - pic 4  East Chop Lighthouse100_1560

 

5 – snippet #12 - pic 5  Ocean Park

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#6 – snippet #12 - pic 6  SSA dock in Vineyard Haven100_1611

 

#7 – snippet #12 - pic 7  Aquinnah Restaurant at the Gay Head cliffs

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Vineyard Tri-Vets Answers …

Trivia answers…

#1 – which is further north… West Chop or East Chop — West Chop

#2 – name 4 presidents who have spent a night or more on the Vineyard — Grant, Theodore Roosevelt, Clinton, Obama

#3 – what does the name ‘beetlebung’ mean — the wood was used for making mallets (beetles) which were used to bang the bungs (plugs) on the casks

#4 – why did Alexander Graham Bell visit MV in 1895 — Bell visited MV in 1895 to study the deaf community in Chilmark

#5 – what town is the only town in the world with its name — Edgartown

Snippets answers…

#1 – 100_8645  Bank of Martha’s Vineyard
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#2 – snippet #2  Gingerbread houses in the Campground
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#4 –  100_1524 snippet #4   plaque on The Edgartown Inn
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#5 –  DSC_0052 snippet #5  Edgartown lighthouse
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 Bonus question: do you know the name of my photography blog?

Through Jersey Eyes (CLICK HERE TO VISIT)

Hope you enjoyed MV Tri-vets


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Vineyard Tri-Vets …

MV Triv-Ets

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I’ve been doing trivia questions since March 2009… and snippet pictures since June 2012…  I thought I might combine them and thus the post title… Triv-Ets.

Trivia…

Trivia question #1 –  which is further north… West Chop or East Chop

Trivia question #2 – name 4 presidents who have spent a night or more on the Vineyard

Trivia question #3 – what does the name ‘beetlebung’ mean

Trivia question #4 – why did Alexander Graham Bell visit MV in 1895

Trivia question #5 – what town is the only town in the world with its name

Snippets…

How many places can you name.

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100_1524 snippet #4 Snippet #4

DSC_0052 snippet #5 Snippet #5

So how did you do?   Full size snippet pictures and trivia answers in a few day.

Bonus question:  do you know the name of my photography blog ?

 

If you enjoyed this you might like to visit previous posts.

CLICK HERE for Snippets

CLICK HERE for trivia questions.

 

 


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Name These Black & White Vineyard Snippets …

Black and white pictures can often dramatically change the look of places…  I like the way shadows play across the face of black and white photographs.  That being said, let’s see if Vineyard snippets are harder to recognize when they’re not in color!

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Leave your answers in the comments section.

Full size color pictures will be posted tomorrow 🙂