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The broad expanse

The school, closed now for thirty years, has a broad lawn in front. Someone still mows it, which is a nice touch.

McAdoo, Texas
photographed 7.3.2015

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There are many types of windows

This old gas station had many different kinds of windows, and now they are all broken. If the broken windows theory is correct, there’s trouble brewing…

McAdoo, Texas
photographed 7.3.2015

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A certain foreboding

Broken windows – like black eyes on the face of the building – hint at a desolate future for this structure, this town, this region.

McAdoo, Texas
photographed 7.3.2015

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Past and Future Do Not Meet

The school in McAdoo closed in 1985, when it merged with the school in Spur, 25 miles away.

The wind farm came in 2008. By then, of course, it was too late.

McAdoo, Texas
photographed 7.3.2015

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Lack of privacy

Not a great deal of privacy in this restroom, is there?

McAdoo, Texas
photographed 7.3.2015

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Guardians

Although the school in McAdoo has been closed for thirty years, the buildings are still there. The entrance to this one is carefully guarded by two weeds. 15 more words

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Moving the Priests

MCADOO — A parish in Schuylkill County is looking for family members of former priests, but it won’t be an easy task. Those four priests have been dead for around 100 years. 446 more words

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