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A large American flag painted on the side of a Marathon gas station on US-24 on the west side of Fort Wayne, Indiana. Photographed at sunset with a beautiful purple sky.


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American Gas #1

This is the Marathon gas station on US-24, across the street from the Village at Coventry shopping center on the west side of Fort Wayne.

After the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, gigantic American flags were painted on the sides of most of the company's locations in the city. Some of them have since been painted over.

See the next photograph of this gas station with the flag painted on it, which I made about five minutes after this one.





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SKU Print Size Framed or Unframed Price Qty.
marathon-flag-large-framed 14x21 inch Framed $700.00
marathon-flag-large-unframed 14x21 inch Unframed $500.00
marathon-flag-medium-framed 10x15 inch Framed $475.00
marathon-flag-medium-unframed 10x15 inch Unframed $350.00
marathon-flag-small-framed 6x9 inch Framed $325.00
marathon-flag-small-unframed 6x9 inch Unframed $200.00






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