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1955 Academy Awards Documentary Feature Winner The Vanishing Prairie News

Photographer David Ottenstein preserves Iowa's bygone farming landscape

The Daily Iowan (blog)
Photographer David Ottenstein's photos capture the last vestiges of Iowa's bygone agricultural era in his new book, Iowa: Echoes of a Vanishing Landscape. In a discussion at Prairie Lights, 15 S. Dubuque St., Ottenstein talked about his book with ...

1955 Academy Awards Documentary Feature Winner The Vanishing Prairie News

Vanishing points… and perfect baguettes

Bangor Daily News
Beautiful farms and land, unusual in a state known for mountains, the high plains, prairie and and semi-arid desert. I have no idea why I was on this road – Route 139 – but it was starkly appealing as it left the fertile valley and coursed between dry ...

1955 Academy Awards Documentary Feature Winner The Vanishing Prairie News

Connecticut photographer documents a changing Iowa

Quad-Cities Online
A Connecticut-based photographer will present the culmination of 13 years of visits to Iowa in his first book, "Iowa: Echoes of a Vanishing Landscape," at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the Davenport Public Library's Eastern Avenue Branch. David Ottenstein, 57 ...

1955 Academy Awards Documentary Feature Winner The Vanishing Prairie News

Book: The World's Most travelled Man

Radio Canada International
Even as a young man exploring the wide-open spaces of that prairie province and nearby Rocky Mountains was not enough. Nor was he one to stay put. ... “Captaining” a rusty sand ship in the vanishing Aral Sea, Uzbekistan . Rafting the mighty Colorado ...

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