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Paintings Then and Now
Description:
Find a painting, find the spot, and take a current picture at the same spot towards the same location.
Expanded Description:
Photograph the scene in a painting on public view and record accurate coordinates.

Many paintings depict a real scene. Find where the artist set up their easel to take your photograph and record those exact coordinates with your GPSr.

The painting must be on public view. Paintings explicitly for sale in commercial galleries are not allowed. Although all paintings are technically for sale, except ones owned by public bodies, your subject needs to be publicly accessible. On loan to a exhibition gallery is public access.

A painting online is publicly accessible, but where is the original? You do not have to visit the original.

Group will also accept images printed from wood and metal engravings.
Instructions for Posting a Paintings Then and Now Waymark:
Name your waymark after the painting name and artist. Include the city/town and country.
e.g. "Die Fraueninsel by Fritz Halberg-Krauss - Gstadt, Bayern, Germany"

Accurate coordinates taken with a GPSr of where the artist stood.

Short description
Describe what and where the painting shows in reality. State which direction to look
e.g. North South East West

Long Description
Include where the painting is on public view and please say how to arrange viewing of the painting if it is not obvious. For paintings in public galleries and not for sale this will be easy. Tell us about the artist and this painting and the scene.
e.g. Dates, life history, what are we looking at.

Photos
Two images needed.
Default photograph taken by you of the scene in the painting. Further photos to illustrate points raised in your text. Also upload a photo of the painting either taken by you or from another source if the copyright allows it. Please credit all sources. Somehow viewers need to see both your photograph of the topic and an image of the painting. If there are some copyright problems you have to provide a link to the painting.

Text
Please credit all sources. "Quoted material can generally be used as long as it is clearly indicated as such (quotation marks are the accepted way to do this) and the source identified with URL for a web page if it is the source." source.

It is doubtful whether any of us are art historians nor art critics. Check with source about copying their text.
Group will also accept images printed from wood and metal engravings.
Instructions for Visiting a Waymark in this Category:
Describe your visit, including the date, with as much detail as possible, and contribute at least one photo, original, different from those already in the gallery, if possible.
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Paintings Then and NowVictory Church of Salmo - Salmo, BC

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Right downtown, the Victory Church has moved into a vacant commercial building on the northwest corner of Fourth Street and Davies Avenue.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 3/23/2015

last visited: never

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Paintings Then and NowSalmo Railway Station - Salmo, BC

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This old Great Northern station is now a Canadian National Historic Site. It stands along main street in downtown Salmo.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 3/19/2015

last visited: never

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Paintings Then and NowSacred Heart Catholic Church - Salmo, BC

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At 402 Baker Street, Sacred Heart Catholic Church appears to be the oldest standing church in Salmo.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 3/23/2015

last visited: never

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Paintings Then and NowSt. Paul's Anglican-United Church - Salmo, BC

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The Salmo United Church is located at 304 Main Street in downtown Salmo. It is now shared between the Anglican and United Church congregations.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/6/2015

last visited: never

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Paintings Then and NowCrossroads Christian Fellowship - Salmo, BC

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At 117 Fourth Street, this church is on the west end of Fourth, across the railway tracks from the main part of Salmo.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 3/23/2015

last visited: never

Image for Salmo Baptist Church - Salmo, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowSalmo Baptist Church - Salmo, BC

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Salmo Baptist Church stands on the south side of Cady Road at number 430, just a bit west of Glendale Avenue.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 3/23/2015

last visited: never

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Paintings Then and NowCatholic Church of St. Rita’s - Fruitvale, BC

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St. Rita's Parish was organized in 1934. This is known not to be the original church building for this parish.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/28/2015

last visited: never

Image for Fruitvale Christian Fellowship - Fruitvale, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowFruitvale Christian Fellowship - Fruitvale, BC

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The Fruitvale Christian Fellowship meets in a repurposed building at 1878 Columbia Gardens Road, across Beaver Creek from downtown Fruitvale. They are affiliated with the Apostolic Churches of the Pentecost of Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/28/2015

last visited: never

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Paintings Then and NowKingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses - Beaver Valley, BC

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Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses is located at 1050 Hwy 3B in Beaver Valley, midway between Fruitvale and Montrose. They meet in a large and new looking building, built on a plan similar to many of its contemporaries.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/28/2015

last visited: never

Image for Beaver Valley Baptist Church - Montrose, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowBeaver Valley Baptist Church - Montrose, BC

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The Beaver Valley Baptist Church meets in a large two storey stucco building on 11 Avenue, just one block northwest of Highway 3B in Montrose.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/28/2015

last visited: never

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Paintings Then and NowLiving Waters Faith Fellowship - Castlegar, BC

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Living Waters Faith Fellowship is to be found at 2329 6th Avenue, just east of Highway 22/ Columbia Avenue.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2013

last visited: 3/13/2014

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Paintings Then and NowNew Apostolic Church, Castlegar, BC

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This is a painting of the New Apostolic Church near the southern end of Columbia Avenue, at number 2528, in Castlegar.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2013

last visited: 3/14/2014

Image for Kinnaird Church of God - Castlegar, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowKinnaird Church of God - Castlegar, BC

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This is a painting of the Kinnaird Church of God, at 2404 Columbia Avenue. Once a separate entity, Kinnaird is now a part of the City of Castlegar.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2013

last visited: 3/13/2014

Image for Mir Centre for Peace - Castlegar, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowMir Centre for Peace - Castlegar, BC

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To locate the Mir Centre for Peace enter Selkirk College on Frank Beinder Way, slight left onto Selkirk College Road then turn left, go through the parking lot, then onto a dirt road. It will be about 500 metres ahead on your right.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2013

last visited: 3/13/2014

Image for Union of Spiritual Communities of Christ, Castlegar, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowUnion of Spiritual Communities of Christ, Castlegar, BC

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The Union of Spiritual Communities of Christ finds its home in the Brilliant Cultural Centre, in Brilliant, across the Columbia River from Castlegar, BC, at the confluence of the Kootenay and the Columbia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2013

last visited: 1/13/2014

Image for Castlegar United Church of Canada - Castlegar, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowCastlegar United Church of Canada - Castlegar, BC

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This painting is of the Castlegar-Kinnaird United Church, in the Kinnaird area of Castlegar at 809 Merry Creek Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2013

last visited: 1/4/2014

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Paintings Then and NowKingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Castlegar, BC

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This Kingdom Hall is to be found at 1680 Woodland Drive, just west of Columbia Avenue.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2013

last visited: 3/13/2014

Image for St. David's Anglican Church - Castlegar, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowSt. David's Anglican Church - Castlegar, BC

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St. David's Anglican Church is located at 614 Christina Place, one half block east of Columbia Avenue/Highway 22 and one block west of the Columbia River.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/20/2013

last visited: 3/14/2014

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Paintings Then and NowRussian Chapel House, Zuckerberg Island, Castlegar, BC

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Alexander Zuckerberg's Russian Chapel House, built on Zuckerberg Island in the 1930s, exhibits classic Russian Orthodox architecture, down to the "onion dome" on top. The island is accessible via a suspension bridge from 7th Avenue & 9th Street.

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location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2013

last visited: 3/13/2014

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Paintings Then and NowPentecostal New Life Assembly, Castlegar, BC

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Behind the Stanley Humphries High School on 7th Street, this large bright white Pentecostal Church with a prominent steeple is quite easy to find. For a modernistic structure, it is quite photogenic.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/20/2013

last visited: 3/11/2014

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Paintings Then and NowCastlegar Baptist Church, Castlegar, BC

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This is a painting of a small Baptist Church in Castlegar, BC situated at 419 Seventh Avenue.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2013

last visited: 1/4/2014

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Paintings Then and NowCatholic Church of St. Rita’s - Castlegar, BC

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St. Rita's was a Roman Catholic Parish Church at 7th Avenue and 5th Street in Castlegar.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/20/2013

last visited: 1/4/2014

Image for St. Peter Lutheran Church, Castlegar, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowSt. Peter Lutheran Church, Castlegar, BC

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St. Peter Church is on the eastern side of the City of Castlegar, just east of downtown Castlegar, at 713 4th Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 6/21/2013

last visited: 3/13/2014

Image for Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints by Tea Preville - Nelson, BCview gallery

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Paintings Then and NowChurch of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints by Tea Preville - Nelson, BC

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This large Latter Day Saints church stands at the corner of Richards Street West and Silver King Road in west Nelson, BC.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/24/2014

last visited: 4/24/2014

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Paintings Then and NowSeventh-day Adventist Church by Tea Preville - Nelson, BC

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Along Granite Road, this Adventist Church is in a semi rural area beyond the western edge of the City of Nelson proper.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/23/2014

last visited: 4/21/2014

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