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Joe Rossi made a "V" from a pair of rabbit ears for his book "Minnesota's Hidden Alphabet." Brian Basham/Tribune

Natural photos of the alphabet

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Twenty-six images, representing the 26 different letters of the alphabet.

That’s all former St. Paul Pioneer Press photographer Joe Rossi needed to capture when he embarked on a mission to photograph “nature’s hidden alphabet” as an assignment for the Minnesota Conservation Volunteer Magazine, shortly after leaving the newspaper several years ago.


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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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