MAY CONTAIN NUTS
<< PREV       HOME       NEXT >>
 
 
NEW FROM THE VINTAGRAPH VAULTS • WWI: IF YOU CAN'T ENLIST - INVEST
 

Shorpy members who are Patreon contributors get an ad-free experience! (Mostly -- there's still an ad above the comments.) Sign up or learn more.

Baraga School: 1905

Baraga School: 1905

Marquette, Michigan, circa 1905. "Baraga School and St. Peter's Cathedral." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

Ridge Street: 1908

Ridge Street: 1908

Marquette, Michigan, circa 1908. "Ridge Street." A representative residential thoroughfare from the days of hitching posts and mounting blocks. 8x10 glass negative. View full size.

 

The Rubber Store: 1908

The Rubber Store: 1908

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, circa 1908. "Liberty Avenue at Seventh Avenue, looking west." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

Central Lunch Room: 1908

Central Lunch Room: 1908

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, circa 1908. "General market, Diamond Square." Back when baskets were big business. 8x10 inch glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

Up Fifth: 1908

Up Fifth: 1908

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, circa 1908. "Fifth Avenue, looking north." Detroit Publishing Company glass negative. View full size.

 

Railroad Bank: 1903

Railroad Bank: 1903

Augusta, Georgia, 1903. "Georgia Railroad Bank, Seventh and Broad Streets." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Photographic Company. View full size.

 

Riverbank Court: 1913

Riverbank Court: 1913

Cambridge, Massachusetts, circa 1913. "Riverbank Court from Harvard Bridge." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

        This brick Tudor-style manor, originally known as Riverbank Court, was designed to be a luxurious apartment house facing the new Cambridge esplanade, today's Memorial Drive. When that real estate scheme failed, the building became a student dormitory (Ashdown House) under the auspices of MIT.     -- Archipedia.org

 

Old Miami River: 1900

Old Miami River: 1900

The Sunshine State circa 1900. "Miami, Fla., fish docks along the Miami River." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Photographic Company. View full size.

 

Audubon Building: 1910

Audubon Building: 1910

New Orleans circa 1910. "Audubon Building, Canal and Burgundy Sts." This former office building is now the Saint Hotel. 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative. View full size.

 

Wills Sainte Claire: 1925

Wills Sainte Claire: 1925

San Francisco circa 1925. "Wills Sainte Claire Six seven-passenger sedan at Lafayette Park." 5x7 inch glass negative by Christopher Helin. View full size.

 

Michigan Avenue: 1942

Michigan Avenue: 1942

February 1942. "Chicago, Illinois. Michigan Avenue." Medium format acetate negative by John Vachon for the Office of War Information. View full size.

 

Farm-Fresh: 1942

Farm-Fresh: 1942

February 1942. "Meeker County, Minnesota. Three generations of the McRaith family on their farms. One of the McRaith grandchildren." Photo by John Vachon. View full size.

 

Curve Inn: 1942

Curve Inn: 1942

February 1942. "Union County, Missouri. Roadhouse." Fill 'er up with Hyde Park! Medium format acetate negative by John Vachon for the Office of War Information. View full size.

 

Dollar Bank: 1946

Dollar Bank: 1946

March 20, 1946. "Dollar Savings Bank, Grand Concourse, Bronx, New York. Exterior, from right." 5x7 inch acetate negative by Gottscho-Schleisner. View full size.

 

Dick's Wrecking: 1942

Dick's Wrecking: 1942

January 1942. "Wrecking yard in Clarksburg, West Virginia." Medium format acetate negative by John Vachon for the Office of War Information. View full size.

 
 
Jump to Page    100  »  200  »  300  »  400  »  500  »  600    |    Any page
Syndicate content  Shorpy.com is a vintage photography site featuring thousands of high-definition images from the 1850s to 1950s. The site is named after Shorpy Higginbotham, a teenage coal miner who lived 100 years ago. Contact us | Privacy policy | Site © 2021 Shorpy Inc.