(From left) ROTC cadet John Manno takes a photograph of cadets Westin Hart and Ben Witowsky while working to place a named grave marker in Cemetery 2 at The Ridges in Athens, Ohio on Saturday, November 9, 2013. Friends of Athens Asylum Cemeteries organizes several events each year to place named markers at unnamed grave sites. It is unknown why the graves were left unnamed.
A cow awaits slaughter as Mike Hendershot of Beverly, Ohio cleans a cow carcass at Mullenix's Meat Processing located in Little Hocking, Ohio on September 25, 2012. Hendershot has been cutting meat since age 11. Mullenix's Meat Processing processes several types of animals weekly, helping to service local farmers in surrounding areas.
Members of The Jesse White Tumblers warm up before the start of the 84th Annual Bud Billiken Parade in Chicago, Ill. on August 10, 2013. Established in 1929 by Chicago Defender founder Robert S. Abbott, the parade is hailed as both the oldest and largest African-American parade in the country.
Neal Boston, 81, Sistersville, West Virginia
Deck hand Bill Schleire throws a rope used to secure the City of Sistersville II to the West Virgina coastline as Captain Donny Villono watches from the wheel house of the vessel on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 .
Protestors create a “human chain” to disrupt morning traffic on South Michigan Ave. outside of the Hilton Chicago in Chicago, Ill. on the morning of May 29, 2013. Activists hoped to disrupt preparations for President Barack Obama's visit to the hotel that evening as part of a Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee fundraising event.
"Fresh Turbo", a member of the dance crew Chi-Town Finest Breakers, dances in front of a crowd of onlookers in the middle of Milwaukee Ave. on Monday, June 24, 2013. People took to the streets to celebrate the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 Stanley Cup victory over the Boston Bruins.
Nelsonville resident Mike Hamilin takes a sip of beer as the sun sets during the second day of the 15th annual Pawpaw Festival in Albany, Ohio on Saturday, September 14, 2013.
Terry Rudder, 13, Charity Rudder, 11, Shylin Major, 5, and Albert Rudder, 11 play at the abandoned city pool in Nelsonville, Ohio on April 3, 2013. The pool has long since been filled with dirt and children often play in the structures that still remain.
Onlookers react as a parade participant allows himself to be dragged behind a float during 44th Annual Pride Parade in Chicago, Ill. on Sunday, June 30, 2013.
Khalaya Coleman, 5, stands near several protest signs while waiting for her caregiver Cathy Dale during a protest in front of Chicago Public Schools Headquarters. The Chicago Board of Education voted to close 49 schools Wednesday, May 22, 2013.
Laura Steinhoff, a resident of Broad Channel in Queens, New York, surveys debris removed from her home following the destruction of Superstorm Sandy on November 3, 2012.
Vendor Carl Bonafede sells umbrella hats at the 43 annual Bud Biliken parade on August 10, 2013.
Sabrina Morey poses for a portrait in the living room of her reclaimed home in Belmont Cragin neighborhood in Chicago, Ill. Morey is a leading member of the group Citizens United Against Foreclosure and Eviction (CUAFE) which helps individuals fight for their homes. With the rise of vacant, bank owned properties around the city, several groups around Chicago are working to "reclaim" homes that have fallen into disrepair.
Spectators enjoy a volley of fireworks set off as part of Independence Day celebrations held at Winnemac Park in the Ravenswood neighborhood of Chicago, Ill. on July 4, 2013. The unofficial fireworks display is supported by various unnamed community members who bring their arsenals to the park for the show. The event has become a yearly tradition.