All posts tagged: Mervin

Solitude

Once a year I try to go back to this old abandoned farmhouse that sits alone upon the hill. This particular summer evening I fought off a multitude of mosquitoes while hunched down in the luscious grass and wildflowers. The end product was well worth […]

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Louisville School – Aging and Forgotten

Every summer I return to this aging, abandoned one-room school to try to photograph the sense of loneliness this building conveys. Since the school’s closure, the building has been used for grain storage and for a number of years now it has been completely forgotten.  […]

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Louisville School

The Louisville school-house was erected in the middle of the school district, having been built in the center of a swamp.  As a result, a road was never built to access it.  This did not really matter as most people used horses and wagons as […]

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