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U.S. Treasury: 1897

U.S. Treasury: 1897

Circa 1897. "U.S. Treasury building, Washington, D.C." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative by William Henry Jackson, Detroit Photographic Co. View full size.

 

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Below is the same view from August of 2019.

Every time I see a dust cart in a Shorpy photo

I think of the sweeping-up-after-Fractured Fairytales janitor guy from the Rocky & Bullwinkle Cartoon Show.

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Would make a great photo for the back of a ten dollar bank note.

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Where's the guy who was pushing the dust cart? Lunch break?

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