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West Shore Depot: 1895

West Shore Depot: 1895

Circa 1895. "West Shore R.R. depot, West Point, N.Y." 8x5 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Photographic Company. View full size.

 

Car 222: 1900

Car 222: 1900

Denver, Colorado, circa 1900. "View from Tremont Place of Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church and Brown Palace Hotel." 5x8 inch glass negative, Detroit Photographic Co. View full size.

 

Sea Breeze: 1910

Sea Breeze: 1910

The Jersey Shore circa 1910. "Casino and boardwalk, Asbury Park, N.J." 5x7 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

Future Tents: 1959

Future Tents: 1959

"1959 Ford Country Squire with pushbutton 'Station Wagon Living' equipment." Color transparency from the Ford Motor Co. photographic archive. View full size.

FORD WILL EXHIBIT PLUSH CAMP WAGON

        In the experimental station wagon developed by Ford Motor Co., the outdoorsman with a strong push-button finger can set up camp without getting out of the car. First public showing of the easy-does-it camping equipment will be at Eastland Center in Harper Woods ... (Continue reading)

-- News item, Detroit Free Press, 1958

Past Tents: 1959

Past Tents: 1959

"1959 Ford Country Squire with pushbutton 'Station Wagon Living' equipment." Color transparency from the Ford Motor Co. photographic archive. View full size.

Hazy River: 1905

Hazy River: 1905

New Orleans circa 1905. "Mississippi River from Hennen Building." Panorama made from four 8x10 inch glass negatives. Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

Canal Street: 1907

Canal Street: 1907

New Orleans circa 1907. "Canal Street." Center stage: A Streetcar Named Prytania. Composite image made from two 8x10 inch glass negatives. View full size.

 

Jackson Square Panorama: 1903

Jackson Square Panorama: 1903

New Orleans circa 1903. "Jackson Square and St. Louis Cathedral." Panorama made from two 8x10 inch glass negatives. Detroit Photographic Company. View full size.

 

None Shall Pass: 1864

None Shall Pass: 1864

1864. "Federal cavalry guarding the Orange & Alexandria R.R. near Union Mills, Virginia." Wet plate glass negative by Mathew Brady -- National Archives. View full size.

 

Country Squire: 1960

Country Squire: 1960

"1960 Ford Country Squire nine-passenger station wagon." Color transparency from the Ford Motor Co. photographic archive. View full size.

NEW FORD TO SET RECORD FOR SIZE

        DEARBORN, Mich., Sept. 24 -- The 1960 standard size Ford will be the longest, lowest and widest in the fifty-six-year history of the Ford Motor Company. At a preview today it was made known that the regular Ford line had grown nearly six inches in length, five inches in width and was an inch lower than the 1959 models ...

-- New York Times, Sept. 1959

North Capitol Street: 1901

North Capitol Street: 1901

Washington, D.C., circa 1901. "View of North Capitol Street N.W., west side, looking south from C Street toward Capitol and B Street (now Constitution Avenue)." 5x7 inch glass negative, D.C. Street Survey Collection. View full size.

 

The White Cat: 1901

The White Cat: 1901

Washington, D.C., circa 1901. "View of C Street N.W., north side, looking west from 12th Street." 5x7 inch glass negative, D.C. Street Survey Collection. View full size.

 

Post Office Restaurant: 1901

Post Office Restaurant: 1901

Washington, D.C., circa 1901. "View of D Street N.W., looking west from 12th Street at Pennsylvania Avenue." 5x7 inch glass negative, D.C. Street Survey Collection. View full size.

 

Final Assembly: 1954

Final Assembly: 1954

"1954 Fords -- Dearborn assembly plant final line." Watching the Fords go by in a variety of Easter egg hues. Color transparency from the Ford Motor Co. photo archive. View full size.

Han Wah Laundry: 1901

Han Wah Laundry: 1901

Washington, D.C., circa 1901. "View of Sixth Street N.W., west side, looking north from I Street." 5x7 inch glass negative, D.C. Street Survey Collection. View full size.

 
 
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