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Archer Mercantile: 1937

Archer Mercantile: 1937

November 1937. "Store building at Alger [i.e. Archer], Sheridan County, Montana." Medium format negative by Russell Lee for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Ghost Tractor: 1937

Ghost Tractor: 1937

November 1937. "Old building in Plentywood, Montana." Former home of the "$240 Staude." Medium format negative by Russell Lee for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Colorado Caboose: 1940

Colorado Caboose: 1940

September 1940. "Caboose of the Rio Grande Southern narrow gauge railway. Telluride, Colorado." Acetate negative by Russell Lee for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Wildcats: 1893

Wildcats: 1893

Chicago, 1893. "Actress Lillian Russell (1860-1922), full-length portrait, seated on tiger skin." Photo by William McKenzie Morrison. View full size.

 

Over Omaha: 1938

Over Omaha: 1938

1938. "Omaha, Nebraska." A bird's-eye view of, among other attractions, Tri-City Barber College. Acetate negative by John Vachon for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Telluride Tracks: 1940

Telluride Tracks: 1940

September 1940. "Narrow gauge railway yards, train and water tank at Telluride, Colorado." Medium format negative by Russell Lee for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Judges Avert Probe: 1913

Judges Avert Probe: 1913

"Newsboy, 1913. No caption card found. Date based on captions for neighboring numbers. 'Pittsburg' may be in text at top of newspaper on ground, but neighboring newsboy photos taken in New York. Headline appears to be 'Judges Avert Probe and Save Blakeley'." Photo by Lewis Wickes Hine for the National Child Labor Committee. View full size.

 

International Style: 1956

International Style: 1956

June 1956. "Women modeling fall and winter clothing at Lever House, New York." Medium format color transparency from photos by Gleb Derujinsky for the Look magazine assignment "Shape of Things to Come." View full size.

Gloria Vanderbilt: 1924-2019

Gloria Vanderbilt: 1924-2019

        Gloria Vanderbilt, the society heiress who stitched her illustrious family name into designer jeans and built a $100 million fashion empire, crowning her tabloid story of a child-custody fight, of broken marriages and of jet-set romances, died on Monday at her home in Manhattan. She was 95.

January 1955. "Socialite Gloria Vanderbilt in her New York City apartment with Stanislas and Christopher, her sons by conductor husband Leopold Stokowski." Color transparency from photos for the Look magazine assignment "Gloria Vanderbilt Builds a New Life." View full size.

Ward 6: 1906

Ward 6: 1906

Boston circa 1906. "Old State House front from Court Street." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

The Anonymous Nurse: 19xx

The Anonymous Nurse: 19xx

"Unknown woman in nurse's uniform -- between 1873 and ca. 1916." 5x7 inch glass negative from the C.M. Bell portrait studio in Washington, D.C. View full size.

 

Ense Petit Placidam: 1906

Ense Petit Placidam: 1906

Boston, Massachusetts, circa 1906. "Old State House from Washington Street." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

King's Chapel: 1906

King's Chapel: 1906

Boston, Massachusetts, circa 1906. "Tremont Street looking south -- King's Chapel and Tremont Temple." 8x10 inch glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

Headstrong: 1940

Headstrong: 1940

August 1940. "Highway outside Natchez, Mississippi. Negro women carrying bundles of laundry and boxes on their heads." Acetate negative by Marion Post Wolcott. View full size.

 

Kentucky Tepee: 1940

Kentucky Tepee: 1940

July 1940. "Cabins imitating the Indian teepee for tourists along highway south of Bardstown, Kentucky." Composite of two photos by Marion Post Wolcott. View full size.

 
 
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