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Location of preloaded Desktop Background Images?

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Can someone point me in the proper direction on where to find the images that are preloaded in Snow Leopard for background images?
Im attempting to use the "randomize background" feature, however I would like to use some of my own photos, as well as some of the backgrounds that are preloaded. Aside from actually taking a screenshot of the background only, i'm curious if this is possible? I attempted to search using Spotlight for the Background name, and only found an .scm file which seems to be a Terminal Type file.

Any help would be appreciated!
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Macinosh HD > Library > Desktop Pictures
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Easy enough!! As a recent switcher, I think i'm still trying to "over complicate" things from that "other" OS..

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