The One and Only


The One and Only- Moweaqua, Illinois

A project about Community and Coming Home

All residents- past, present, young and old- are invited to be part of a photography project about life in Moweaqua! 

For More information contact Britten Traughber at 217-521-4403 or at This project will be Britten’s thesis show for the MFA program in Photography at Illinois State University. More information concerning this project can be found at



I just ordered these Postcards to help get word out about my MFA project all about Moweaqua … this project literally cannot happen without people in town wanting to be part of it. The project so far is one part memoir, one part community celebration, one part documentation of life in Central Illinois- which I’m hoping makes for a great body of work altogether.

I stopped short of saying “Can you spell Moweaqua? Can you pronounce Moweaqua? Can you spot Moweaqua on a map?- I want to talk to you!”  

I fell in love with this new image from this weekend, it immediately takes me to the 4-way stop downtown.

One Response to The One and Only

  1. Hilary says:

    I am so excited to see this! I can’t tell you how much I miss Moweaqua. I check your blog every once in a while to see if you have any new Moweaqua pictures up. It helps comfort my home-sickness! Can’t wait to see the finished product!

    Hilary (Wooters) Freise

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