Starke Wreck: 1940

STARKE WRECK: 1940

December 1940. "Wrecked cars of Camp Blanding construction workers. Starke, Florida." Medium format acetate negative by Marion Post...

Guns Guitars Groceries: 1939

GUNS GUITARS GROCERIES: 1939

November 1939. "General store. Zebulon, Wake County, North Carolina." Medium format acetate negative by Marion Post Wolcott for the...

 
 
 
Runt's Pool Parlor: 1939

RUNT'S POOL PARLOR: 1939

November 1939. "Runt's pool parlor with poster advertising Tobacco Ball in window. Zebulon, Wake County, North Carolina." Acetate negative...

Wel-Mart: 1940

WEL-MART: 1940

May 1940. "Doctor's office in rear of country store. Faulkner County, Arkansas." Acetate negative by Marion Post Wolcott for the Farm...

 
 
 
Corner Grocery: 1941

CORNER GROCERY: 1941

September 1941. "Grocery store on main street of Ranchester in the Big Horn Mountains, Wyoming." Photo by Marion Post Wolcott for the...

Squatter Mother: 1936

SQUATTER MOTHER: 1936

November 1936. "Mother and three children in a California squatter camp." 4x5 inch nitrate negative by Dorothea Lange for the Resettlement...

 
 
 
Big Variety: 1941

BIG VARIETY: 1941

July 1941. "Main street of Vale, Oregon, on the Fourth of July. Vale is one of the shopping centers for farmers who live and work on...

Shack at Osage: 1935

SHACK AT OSAGE: 1935

July 1935. "Scott's Run mining camps near Morgantown, W.Va. Domestic interior. Shack at Osage." 8x10 nitrate negative by Walker Evans...

 
 
 
Gadsden Shoppers: 1940

GADSDEN SHOPPERS: 1940

December 1940. "Christmas shopping crowds. Gadsden, Alabama." Medium format acetate negative by John Vachon for the Farm Security Administration....

Mr. O.K.: 1942

MR. O.K.: 1942

November 1942. Lititz, Pennsylvania. "Mr. O.K. Bushong, express agent. Two trains a day pass through Lititz on the Lancaster-Reading...

 
 
 
Easter Parade: 1942

EASTER PARADE: 1942

January 1942. "Sonoma County, California. Eggs. (Poultry raising exclusively for egg production on a scientific basis)." Photo by Russell...

Dinosaur Garage: 1942

DINOSAUR GARAGE: 1942

Updated April 2021 with a better scan of this Kodachrome. December 1942. "40th Street Shops (Chicago & North Western locomotive shops...

 
 
 
A Ramblin' Man: 1963

A RAMBLIN' MAN: 1963

My father at the wheel of our 1956 Rambler station wagon, somewhere in California in 1963. A patch of blue down the right edge says...

Cars & Stripes: 1946

CARS & STRIPES: 1946

Dearborn, Michigan, 1946. "Ford Rouge B-Building. Cars leaving assembly line." Ansco color transparency from the Ford Motor Co. photographic...

 
 
 
Ragged Point: 1950

RAGGED POINT: 1950

Chesapeake Bay circa 1950. "Water scenes. Boat in foreground, lighthouse in distance. Made for Mr. Sharpe of Potomac Electric Power...

Riggs Market: 1915

RIGGS MARKET: 1915

Washington, D.C., 1915. "Riggs Market." On P Street N.W. between 14th and 15th since 1877, it closed in December 1945 to make way for...

 
 
 
Beaucoup Bananas: 1921

BEAUCOUP BANANAS: 1921

Washington, D.C., circa 1921. "National Fruit Co. banana truck." Salvatore Scalco's produce business on Louisiana Avenue. National...

Tobin's Service Station: 1926

TOBIN'S SERVICE STATION: 1926

Washington, D.C., circa 1926. "S.W. Barrow," the caption on this National Photo glass negative, name-checks District real estate developer...

 
 
 
Coeducated: 1942

COEDUCATED: 1942

May 1942. Lincoln, Nebraska. "University of Nebraska during final exam and commencement week. Bob Aden studying with his wife in their...

Finals Week: 1942

FINALS WEEK: 1942

May 1942. Lincoln, Nebraska. "University of Nebraska during final exam and commencement week. Bob Aden studying in the library. He...

 
 
 



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