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I.C.U.: 1942

I.C.U.: 1942

March 1942. "Chicago, Illinois. Provident Hospital. Dr. S.J. Jackson, intern, ready to assist in an operation." Acetate negative by Jack Delano for the Office of War Information. View full size.

 

Little Boy Blue: 1941

Little Boy Blue: 1941

August 1941. "Son of Mr. Nichols, defense worker from Cass City, Michigan, now living in a trailer at Edgewater Park near Ypsilanti. Mr. Nichols works in the Ford bomber plant." Medium format acetate negative by John Vachon for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

The Night Porter: 1942

The Night Porter: 1942

March 1942. "Alfred MacMillan, Pullman porter resting in the men's washroom aboard the 'Capitol Limited' bound for Chicago." Acetate negative by Jack Delano. View full size.

 

Very Big Words: 1953

Very Big Words: 1953

November 1953. "Scrabble inventor Alfred Butts & promoter James Brunot posed with oversized game." Acetate negative by Arthur Rothstein from photos for the Look magazine assignment "For Women Only -- Word Rage." View full size.

 

Mighty Mouse: 1954

Mighty Mouse: 1954

Los Angeles, 1954. "Walt Disney with Mickey Mouse stuffed toy astride large world globe." Color transparency from photos by Earl Theisen for the Look magazine assignment "Here's your first view of Disneyland," a year before it opened in Anaheim. View full size.

A Learning Experience: 1957

A Learning Experience: 1957

September 10, 1957. "Integrated classroom at Anacostia High School, Washington, D.C." 35mm acetate negative by Warren K. Leffler for U.S. News & World Report. View full size.

Kop-kop-ki-hi: 1900

Kop-kop-ki-hi: 1900

January 1900. "Kop-kop-ki-hi (White Cottonwood). Photo shows Charley Van Pelt, a Yakama Indian man, half-length portrait, seated, facing right." Gelatin silver print by Lee Moorhouse (1850-1926) of Pendleton, Oregon. View full size.

 

The Short Happy Life: 1953

The Short Happy Life: 1953

February 1953. "Ernest and Mary Hemingway in Land Rover during safari in Kenya." Color transparency by Earl Theisen. Look magazine archive, Library of Congress. View full size.

Joan of Gym: 1956

Joan of Gym: 1956

February 1956. "Singer-actress Elaine Malbin, who performs in television production as Joan of Arc, is shown in a gym, vocalizing while using exercise equipment." Color transparency from photos by John Vachon for Look magazine. View full size.

Company Men: 1928

Company Men: 1928

Washington, D.C., circa 1928. "C&P Tel. Co." Officers of the Chesapeake & Potomac Telephone Company. Do we have a quorum? National Photo Company glass negative. View full size.

 

Watch Your Step: 1928

Watch Your Step: 1928

February 1928. Washington, D.C., or vicinity. "Southern Railway, interior of car." National Photo Company Collection glass negative. View full size.

 

Belle of the Beans: 1941

Belle of the Beans: 1941

August 1941. "Bean picker. Shawano County, Wisconsin." Our Lady of Legumes. Medium format acetate negative by John Vachon for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Family Pharm: 1941

Family Pharm: 1941

August 1941. "Drug store. Carpentersville, Illinois." Medium format acetate negative by John Vachon for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Superior Scales: 1941

Superior Scales: 1941

August 1941. "At the Great Northern Railroad yards, cars of iron ore passing over the scales are weighed at the rate of three and a half a minute. Superior, Wisconsin." Medium format acetate negative by John Vachon for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

The Ore Docks: 1941

The Ore Docks: 1941

August 1941. "Ore docks at Allouez, Wisconsin." Medium format acetate negative by John Vachon for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 
 
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