User:Tillman

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Mother sea otter with rare twin baby pups
Fast otter, faster shutter, Kenai Fjords

Bits about me, mostly old[edit]

Bedrock in Nilosyrtis Mensae

Pete Tillman reviews books for many print and online publications. He's a retired mineral exploration geologist, formerly based in Arizona and New Mexico, now living on the Central Coast of California. Served in the USNR, sometime after Adm. Farragut.

Other interests/(semi?)-expertise:

  • Science fiction
  • SW US history and prehistory
  • Northern Mexico history and prehistory
  • Ethnographic art
  • Paleoclimates in the geologic record, and implications for modern climate change



The photographs and images featured here are among my favorites of those I've uploaded to Wikipedia. Click on them for the source, more information, and a full-size image.



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Wikipedia articles written[edit]

Camp Bird Mill
SLC, UT 1909. Those hats! That house!
Joda paleontologist.jpg
Bobkittens!
Yomut asmalyk.jpg
Angel Peak Scenic Area.jpg
  • Here's this list with the newest article first. Takes a while to load....
  • I'm also an active contributor of photos and other images at Commons. See here for details.

Substantial contributions to:[edit]

Gold dredge in the Klondike River, 1915.
  • This list is (pretty much) updated to 13 September 2009. It was getting too tedious to keep up with it, so I'm not updating it anymore.

Geology, mining, climate change[edit]

Break time underground, ca. 1900
"Picturesque camp made by a lone geologist on the cinders of Inferno"
Lava Falls, Uinkaret volcanics
Unusual halite crystals
Tafoni at Salt Point, Sonoma Coast, California
Travertine, Thermopolis, Wyoming
GCRApetroglyphs.jpg
Saguaro cactus Aan04.jpg
Trestle, Central Pacific Railroad, c.1869
Control panel, Critical Mass Laboratory, 1970
  • Ongoing Image Project: I'm going through the voluminous Robert Lavinsky mineral photo donation, and adding photos to appropriate articles. It's a big job -- but lots of pretty pictures. See User:Tillman/Favorite minerals for some samples.


Botany[edit]

Aloe & blue stick succulents, Huntington Desert Garden.jpg
Western bistort
Poppies in the Sunset on Lake Geneva.jpg
Wildflowers[edit]

Arts, crafts, ethnology, ethnography[edit]

Hotamis Kilim .jpg
1887 silk panel.jpg
Sold for US$188,000, October 1999
Vanity Fair portraits and caricatures[edit]
Working stiffs, 1880

Motor Vehicles, Railroads, Transport[edit]

Roundhouse wipers, 1943
Temple Square, Salt Lake City 1915.The Redman Van and Storage Company changed its name after its storage warehouse burned down in 1907.

Other Science and Engineering[edit]

Spondylus princeps.jpg
Trestle CPRR.jpg
2WAVES, 1950.jpg
Laser play.jpg

Naval & Maritime[edit]

Other Military, Aerospace[edit]

Helicopter air mail, 1947 .jpg
Tank driver, 1942

Alaska[edit]

Arizona[edit]

Kabotie mural.jpg
Old Main, north view.jpg
Kartchner Big Room.jpg
Azurite-velvet-beauty.jpg
PtdDesert.jpg
Pinal County Courthouse.jpg
LkHavasu.jpg
Hubbell baskets.jpeg
Topless at the Ray Mine Overlook.jpg
Panorama of East Flagstaff Doney Park (7592206060).jpg

California[edit]

DumontDunes.jpg
Selig Zoo Archway.jpg
Duke Kahanamoku, 1920
Marilyn & Jane.jpg
SusanCabot.jpg
Rochester & camel.jpg
Coso sheep

Colorado[edit]

TellerHouseInt.jpg
Lace House.jpg

Nevada[edit]

New Mexico[edit]

AIBF Big green cat.jpg
Girls at White Sands.jpg
Tetragrammaton over the main entrance to St. Francis cathedral
Entry, San Francisco de Assisi Mission, Ranchos de Taos.jpg
Santuario de San Lorenzo.jpg
Fall colors at the Brazos Cliffs, near Tierra Amarilla

Oklahoma[edit]

Old Central.jpg

Oregon[edit]

Texas[edit]

Utah[edit]

Armed party deivering the goods, SLC, 1917
Bluff UT - aerial with San Juan River and Comb Ridge.jpg

Washington state[edit]

Wyoming[edit]

Wyoming Sinks Canyon 2.jpg

Southwest US[edit]

Boy in doorway MVNP.jpg

Canada[edit]

Mexico[edit]

Navajo Nation Council Chambers 6809.jpg
Etchohuaquila, Navajoa, Sonora

South America[edit]

Chan Chan 18.jpg

National parks, public land, conservation[edit]

Daily trips CLNP.jpg
Fossil Butte, Wyoming

Science Fiction[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

AnasaziMugs.jpeg
Casting Cats.jpg
Wild West 1908.jpg
Marian Anderson christens USS Booker T. Washington
Mosque, Almonaster la Real

Image galleries[edit]

  • At Wikipedia
  • At Commons. NOTE: doesn't include images uploaded by Flickr2Commons bot script. Recent Commons upload are in file below.
Wikimedia Commons has media related to Files uploaded by PDTillman.


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Drafts, in progress, archives[edit]