Carhenge, Alliance

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© Brett Erickson
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Ah, the running joke of life in Nebraska: You’ve been to the Stonehenge of North America, right?

My documentation of western Nebraska could scarcely be called complete without at least one image from this iconic–or ironic–landmark near Alliance. A set of cars buried in a pasture, made in the image of England’s Stonehenge, draws hundreds of visitors every year, and it also adds a tongue-in-cheek cultural asterisk to life here.

That said, as I began working the site on a Friday morning in mid-March, I felt like I could add a degree of honor and impressiveness to the piece of oft-maligned, famous installation art.

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  • Kevin Kott

    Kevin Kott (Deleted) gave props (23 Apr 2012):


  • Roy M. Gunnels

    Roy M. Gunnels gave props (30 Apr 2012):

    Beautifully framed, artistic and inspired!

  • Nadeem Shafi

    Nadeem Shafi gave props (30 Apr 2012):

    Very cool composition, esp. the unique internal framing. B&W presentation suits it well. Congratulations on making the blog!

  • Carol Arntsen Masiak

    Carol Arntsen Masiak gave props (1 May 2012):

    wonderful and congrats on making the JPG blog!

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (1 May 2012):

    Congratulations on making the JPG blog!

  • Gary Schatan

    Gary Schatan gave props (1 May 2012):

    Looks like a modern day Acropolis

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins (Deleted) gave props (3 May 2012):

    wonderful detail and POV. Congrats on the blog. Well deserved!

  • Pamela Haberman

    Pamela Haberman gave props (3 May 2012):

    Fantastic shot!

  • larry funk

    larry funk said (3 May 2012):

    Excellant composition, perspective and framing! I used to live right next door (Iowa ... go Hawkeyes!), ) but had never heard of this phenomena ... will definitely need to add this to my "bucket list"!

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