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Seaport World Trade Center in Boston, Massachusetts

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The Seaport World Trade Center is located in the heart of the Seaport District of South Boston. It is presently a convention center and exhibition hall and a luxury hotel covering 800,000 square feet (74,322 square meters).

It was originally built in 1901 as the Commonwealth Pier in order to handle the largest vessels of the time that serviced the Boston Waterfront. It was an important maritime hub for Boston as it facilitated both passengers and cargo well into the 1970's. At the time of its construction, it was the largest pier building in the world.

The Commonwealth Pier in Boston is believed to be the starting point for the deadly Second Wave of the Great Influenza Pandemic of 1918 which killed 50 to 100 million people globally. Here it was first noted that sailors fell ill with the flu. Since Boston was such a major port, the flu easily spread with departing ships to many major ports in the United States.

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A: Majestic Boston Skyline viewed from the Fort Point Channel

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Looking north in this panorama you can see the old Northern Avenue Swing Bridge which passes over For...

Majestic Boston Skyline viewed from the Fort Point Channel

B: Skyline from the Children's Museum, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

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Along the wharf on the Fort Point Channel is Boston Children’s Museum. Almost 100 years old, the muse...

Skyline from the  Children's Museum, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

C: Northern Avenue Swing Bridge in Boston, Massachusetts, USA

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Boston’s Northern Avenue Swing Bridge was built in 1908 over the Fort Point Channel to facilitate the...

Northern Avenue Swing Bridge in Boston, Massachusetts, USA

D: Summer Street Bridge 1

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The Summer Street Bridge over the Fort Point Channel connects South Boston and Downtown Boston, Massa...

Summer Street Bridge 1

E: Boston Harbor Hotel, Boston, MA USA

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This view is taken under the great dome of the Boston Harbor Hotel.

Boston Harbor Hotel, Boston, MA USA

F: Rowes Wharf Boston Harbor Hotel p18-01-pano.jpg

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Rowes Wharf, Boston Harbor Hotel before the Central Artery was removed

Rowes Wharf Boston Harbor Hotel p18-01-pano.jpg

G: Building along Central Artery p14-03-pano.jpg

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Building along Central Artery p14-03-pano.jpg

H: Underneath the Central Artery p15-04-pano edited.jpg

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Underneath the Central Artery p15-04-pano edited.jpg

I: A drizzly morning on the Long Wharf in Boston, Massachusetts

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A drizzly morning on the Long Wharf in Boston, Massachusetts

A drizzly morning on the Long Wharf in Boston, Massachusetts

J: Norman Leventhal Park at Post Office Square, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

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Norman B. Leventhal ParkStanding under the 143 foot long formal garden trellis in the Norman B. Leven...

Norman Leventhal Park at Post Office Square, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

此全景拍摄于Boston, USA

这是一个概述USA

The United States is one of the most diverse countries on earth, jam packed full of amazing sights from St. Patrick's cathedral in New York to Mount Hollywood California.The Northeast region is where it all started. Thirteen British colonies fought the American Revolution from here and won their independence in the first successful colonial rebellion in history. Take a look at these rolling hills carpeted with foliage along the Hudson river here, north of New York City.The American south is known for its polite people and slow pace of life. Probably they move slowly because it's so hot. Southerners tend not to trust people from "up north" because they talk too fast. Here's a cemetery in Georgia where you can find graves of soldiers from the Civil War.The West Coast is sort of like another country that exists to make the east coast jealous. California is full of nothing but grizzly old miners digging for gold, a few gangster rappers, and then actors. That is to say, the West Coast functions as the imagination of the US, like a weird little brother who teases everybody then gets famous for making freaky art.The central part of the country is flat farmland all the way over to the Rocky Mountains. Up in the northwest corner you can find creative people in places like Portland and Seattle, along with awesome snowboarding and good beer. Text by Steve Smith.

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