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temple de hirsch (former)

from jimi hendrix posted in music by speedy_dee

Finished in 1909, this temple for Seattle's liberal Reform congregation was on the National Register of Historic Places until it was demolished in 1993. Part of the façade remains.

Jimi Hendrix played his first gig in this synagogue's basement. After some wild playing, he was fired between sets.

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horace mann elementary school

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Jimi Hendrix went to elementary school here. A shy and sensitive kid, he used to drag a broom handle around and pretend it was a guitar. The school psychologist tried unsuccessfully to raise funds to buy Jimi a real guitar fearing that without it might result in "psychological damage."

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jimi hendrix’s hollywood star

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Jimi Hendrix had a Hollywood star dedicated to him at this location on November 14, 1991.

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washington middle school

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Jimi Hendrix went to middle school here. Word is, they have a pretty good music program. Go figure...

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antique archaeology

from american pickers posted in television by speedy_dee

Tucked away in the nose of Iowa is Antique Archaeology, the home base for the crew from History Channel's American Pickers.

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