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Erie Laundry: 1941

Erie Laundry: 1941

June 1941. "Wife of defense worker washing clothes in utility building at FSA trailer camp. Erie, Pennsylvania." Photo by John Vachon for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

The Herd: 1941

The Herd: 1941

July 1941. "Union Stockyards, Chicago. Employees' parking lot in the foreground." Medium format acetate negative by John Vachon for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Contagion: 1918

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Contagion: 1918

November 1918. "Her sister had not seen Mrs. Brown for almost a week, and with Mr. Brown a soldier in France, she became so worried she telephoned the Red Cross Home Service, which arrived just in time to rescue Mrs. Brown from the clutches of influenza." American National Red Cross glass negative. View full size.

Going Viral: 1918

Going Viral: 1918

Ca. 1918-1919. "Precautions taken in Seattle, Wash., during the Spanish Influenza Epidemic would not permit anyone to ride on the street cars without wearing a mask. 260,000 of these were made by the Seattle Chapter of the Red Cross which consisted of 120 workers, in three days." 5x7 glass negative, American National Red Cross Photograph Collection. View full size.

 

Chicago Rodeo: 1941

Chicago Rodeo: 1941

June 1941. "Trucks at Union Stockyards. Chicago, Illinois." Medium format acetate negative by John Vachon for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Precipittation: 1941

Precipittation: 1941

June 1941. "Rain. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania." Medium format acetate negative by John Vachon for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Support the Strike: 1941

Support the Strike: 1941

July 1941. "Girl in picket line. Union picketing for increase of $8 weekly wage. Mid-City Realty Company, South Chicago, Illinois." Acetate negative by John Vachon. View full size.

 

City Terminal: 1941

City Terminal: 1941

June 1941. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. "Carloads of fruits and vegetables at city terminal." Medium format negative by John Vachon for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Porch Swinger: 1941

Porch Swinger: 1941

March 1941. "Front porch of rooming house. Portsmouth, Virginia." Medium format acetate negative by John Vachon for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Outback: 1941

Outback: 1941

March 1941. "Overcrowded Navy towns. Housing in Newport News, Virginia." Medium format acetate negative by John Vachon for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Store House: 1941

Store House: 1941

March 1941. "Grocery store being converted into apartment to rent near the Navy yard. Portsmouth, Virginia." Medium format negative by John Vachon. View full size.

 

The Alamac: 1913

The Alamac: 1913

Atlantic City circa 1913. "The Alamac (formerly Young's Hotel), Boardwalk at Tennessee Avenue." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

The Shelburne: 1910

The Shelburne: 1910

Atlantic City circa 1910. "The Boardwalk and Hotel Shelburne." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

IN Side Out: 1906

IN Side Out: 1906

1906. "Savannah, Georgia -- Union Station." (Did anyone think of calling it Confederate Station?) 5x7 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

Cathedral Place: 1906

Cathedral Place: 1906

St. Augustine, Florida, 1906. "Cathedral Place at Charlotte Street, Plaza de la Constitución." The Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine at right, with the Ponce de Leon Hotel at the end of the street. 5x7 inch glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 
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