13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
Memorial Day Preparations at Punchbowl Cemetery

On the eve of Memorial Day, this usually serene site was bustling with preparations: police motorcycles on the left, a military band practicing in the distance, a few photographers running about, and a giant flag in the foreground. Classic Americana.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America
Camera: ILCA-77M2
Copyright: © Lani Wright