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Industrial Omaha: 1938

Industrial Omaha: 1938

November 1938. "Nebraska Power Co. plant and railroad yard at Omaha." Medium format negative by John Vachon for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

The Potato Farmer's Daughter: 1940

The Potato Farmer's Daughter: 1940

October 1940. "The daughter of Mr. Dave Labbee, French-Canadian potato farmer, outside their house near Wallagrass, Maine." Acetate negative by Jack Delano. View full size.

 

Table for Ten: 1940

Table for Ten: 1940

October 1940. "Dinner hour at the home of Mr. J.H. Dube, French-Canadian potato farmer, after he and the boys had finished a day's work in their potato field in Wallagrass, Maine." Medium format negative by Jack Delano for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Just Picked: 1941

Just Picked: 1941

August 1941. "Children of Maryland farmer helping harvest the tomato crop. Dorchester County, Maryland." Photo by John Collier for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Driven to Drink: 1930

Driven to Drink: 1930

December 16, 1930. Chicago. " The Crusaders have new slogans. Miss Elizabeth Thompson was one of the first members of that national organization, formed to overthrow Prohibition, to put the new tire cover on her car." Underwood & Underwood photo. View full size.

 

Upwey Farms: 1940

Upwey Farms: 1940

February 1940. "Hired help resting after day's work in Upwey horse farm. South Woodstock, Vermont." Medium format acetate negative by Marion Post Wolcott. View full size.

 

Scarborough Bay: 1905

Scarborough Bay: 1905

Circa 1905. "Scarborough Bay, Trinidad & Tobago." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

Fancy Pants: 1922

Fancy Pants: 1922

New York, 1922. "New and especially posed photo of Mrs. Charles H. Sabin, wife of the president of the Guaranty Trust Company of New York, and her two sons, P. Morton Smith and James H. Smith." Mrs. Sabin, the former Pauline Joy Morton, was along with her husband a leader in the movement to repeal Prohibition. Underwood & Underwood photo. View full size.

 

Angel of the Waters: 1901

Angel of the Waters: 1901

New York, 1901. "Central Park -- Bethesda Terrace and Fountain." Starring "Angel of the Waters," a winged bronze by Emma Stebbins dedicated in 1873. Panorama made from two 8x10 inch glass negatives. Detroit Photographic Company. View full size.

 

Tisket & Tasket: 1940

Tisket & Tasket: 1940

August 1940. "Street scene in Natchez, Mississippi." The duo last seen here. Medium format negative by Marion Post Wolcott for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Cereal Stocker: 1939

Cereal Stocker: 1939

This is my colorized version of "Cereal Stocker." I researched all of the box art and most of it is accurate to the branding of the time. View full size.

Steeples-n-Stacks: 1940

Steeples-n-Stacks: 1940

May 1940. "Downtown Louisville, Kentucky; Ohio River in background." Medium format negative by Marion Post Wolcott for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Bond Building: 1907

Bond Building: 1907

Washington, D.C., circa 1907. "Bond Building, Fourteenth Street and New York Avenue N.W." 8x10 inch glass negative, National Photo Company Collection. View full size.

 

Team Cadillac: 1927

Team Cadillac: 1927

Here is my colorized version of this Shorpy photo. Seems to me the bathing suits were a little "revealing" for 1927, but I'm sure they sold plenty of Cadillacs because of them. View full size.

Gray Onions: 1941

Gray Onions: 1941

June 1941. "Onion plants gone to seed. Canyon County, Idaho." Did Shorpy just hear a Who? Medium format negative by Russell Lee for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 
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