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Brightwood Park Courts: 1927

Brightwood Park Courts: 1927

Washington, D.C., 1927. "Mr. Price, 8th & Jefferson Streets N.W." The "thoroughly modern" Brightwood Park Courts apartments. National Photo Company glass negative. View full size.

 

Higher Idaho: 1941

Higher Idaho: 1941

July 1941. "Farming land as seen from Whitebird Hill. Idaho County, Idaho." Medium format acetate negative by Russell Lee for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Seward Park Sequel: 1903

Seward Park Sequel: 1903

1903. "Seward Park, New York, N.Y." A continuation of the image from our previous post. 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Photographic Company. View full size.

 

Seward Park: 1903

Seward Park: 1903

1903. "Seward Park, New York, N.Y." Serving the immigrant neighborhoods of Manhattan's Lower East Side, the park was noted as being the first municipal playground in the United States. At left, the recreation pavilion, next to P.S. 62 in the final stages of construction. Click here for the other side of the park. 8x10 glass negative, Detroit Photographic Co. View full size.

 

City Hall: 1903

City Hall: 1903

1903. "City Hall -- Nashua, New Hampshire." Where municipal eagles perch. 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Photographic Company. View full size.

 

Leadville Deluxe: 1941

Leadville Deluxe: 1941

September 1941. "Houses in old mining town. Leadville, Colorado." Medium format acetate negative by Marion Post Wolcott for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Midwest Cafe: 1941

Midwest Cafe: 1941

September 1941. "Main street of Craig, Colorado. A new and thriving boom town in the Yampa River Valley." Photo by Marion Post Wolcott for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Yard Man: 1942

Yard Man: 1942

May 1942. Yes, it's this guy again, somewhere in Grand Island, Nebraska, snapped by John Vachon for reasons unknown. Cinch up that tie and get back to work! View full size.

 

Mansard Family Values: 1905

Mansard Family Values: 1905

St. Clair, Michigan, circa 1905. "Residences on Front Street." Not for the stair-averse. 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

All Business: 1908

All Business: 1908

Washington, D.C., circa 1908. "F Street N.W. from Treasury Dept." At right, the Ebbitt House hotel at F and 14th. 8x10 inch glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

Bedrock USA: 1910

Bedrock USA: 1910

Circa 1910. "Steam shovel removing rock loosened by dynamite, Livingstone Channel, Michigan." Construction of the navigation channel along the Detroit River. (Is that Mike Mulligan at the controls?) 8x10 inch glass negative, Detroit Publishing Co. View full size.

 

Corner Time: 1910

Corner Time: 1910

Detroit circa 1910. "Ford sales office (Boulevard Building), Griswold and Congress streets." Headquarters of the Edward Ford Plate Glass Co. 8x10 inch glass negative. View full size.

 

The Ohio Building: 1906

The Ohio Building: 1906

Toledo circa 1906. "Ohio Building, Madison Avenue and Superior Street." Nexus of ghost pedestrians! 8x10 glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

Eleven-Up: 1907

Eleven-Up: 1907

Indianapolis circa 1907. "Knights of Pythias Building (Castle Hall)." Last glimpsed here, 10 years ago! 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

Rebel Web: 1903

Rebel Web: 1903

1903. "Confederate monument -- Augusta, Georgia." Johnny Reb in a wire web. 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Photographic Company. View full size.

 
 
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