13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
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Bodie is a former mining town, turned ghost town when the gold was gone. Now, California is preserving it just how it was left years ago. We can learn from what happened at Bodie how to more effectively clean up shantytowns that build up around temporary businesses.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 02.2015
Date Uploaded: 10.2015
Photo Location: Bodie, California, United States of America
Camera: iPhone 6
Copyright: © Joseph Bejach