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NEW FROM THE VINTAGRAPH VAULTS • VINTAGE ALASKA, c. 1920s

Elko County: 1940

Elko County: 1940

March 1940. "Southern Pacific track approaching Wells, Elko County, Nevada." Photo by Arthur Rothstein for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Barefoot in the Park: 1942

Barefoot in the Park: 1942

July 1942. Washington, D.C. "Man sleeping in Rock Creek Park." Medium format negative by John Ferrell for the Office of War Information. View full size.

 

Swamp Dwellers: 1939

Swamp Dwellers: 1939

July 1939. Washington, D.C. "Pennsylvania Avenue at 14th Street N.W." Photo by David Moffat Myers for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

A Billion Beets: 1939

A Billion Beets: 1939

October 1939. "Sugar beet factory along Snake River. Shows beet dump, beet pile. Nyssa, Malheur County, Oregon." Medium format negative by Dorothea Lange for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Wyoming: 1940

Wyoming: 1940

March 1940. "Highway U.S. 30. Sweetwater County, Wyoming." Photo by Arthur Rothstein for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Spook Hill: 1940

Spook Hill: 1940

March 1940. "Old mine office. Virginia City, Nevada." Medium format negative by Arthur Frankenstein for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

P.I.E.: 1940

P.I.E.: 1940

March 1940. "Rear of interstate truck. Elko, Nevada." Medium format negative by Arthur Rothstein for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

A Roof With a View: 1940

A Roof With a View: 1940

March 1940. "Corner of old mine office, abandoned mines in distance. Virginia City, Nevada." Photo by Arthur Rothstein for the FSA. View full size.

 

Diner at Seven: 1940

Diner at Seven: 1940

February 1940. "Truck driver in diner. Clinton, Indiana." Medium format negative by Arthur Rothstein for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Farm-to-Table: 1939

Farm-to-Table: 1939

November 1939. "Mrs. John Dixon cans an adequate supply of fruits and vegetables to give her family a balanced diet during the winter. Saint Charles County, Missouri." Photo by Arthur Rothstein for the FSA. View full size.

 

Freeze Frame: 1940

Freeze Frame: 1940

January 1940. "Marion Post Wolcott [last seen here] with Ikoflex and Speed Graphic in hand in Montgomery County, Maryland." Medium format negative by Arthur Rothstein for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

More Apple Candy: 1940

More Apple Candy: 1940

        An alternate view of the Apple Candy Texaco last seen here, along with a double exposure of what would have been the right edge of that photo if not for a film-loading glitch.

February 1940. "Gas station along Highway U.S. 50. Winchester, Virginia." Medium format negative by Arthur Rothstein for the FSA. View full size.

 

Apple Candy: 1940

Apple Candy: 1940

February 1940. "Gas station along Highway U.S. 50. Winchester, Virginia." Medium format negative by Arthur Rothstein for the FSA. View full size.

 

Naked-Bulb Lunch: 1935

Naked-Bulb Lunch: 1935

April 1935. "Women volunteers preparing school lunch. Reedsville, West Virginia." Photo by Elmer S. Johnson for the Resettlement Administration. View full size.

 

Class Project: 1935

Class Project: 1935

April 1935. "Schoolchildren building houses. Reedsville, West Virginia." After recess, Billy will scour the playground for any stray tools or fingers. Photo by Elmer S. Johnson for the Resettlement Administration. View full size.

 
 
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