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The Parlor Door: 1940

The Parlor Door: 1940

April 1940. "Home in Scranton, Iowa. Closing sliding door to little-used parlor." Medium format acetate negative by John Vachon for the Resettlement Administration. View full size.

 

Boats-n-Buggies: 1940

Boats-n-Buggies: 1940

April 1940. "Abandoned boat along Mississippi River waterfront. Dubuque, Iowa." Photobomb by the A.A. Cooper Wagon & Buggy Co. Acetate negative by John Vachon. View full size.

 

Country Living: 1940

Country Living: 1940

May 1940. "Danish farm home. Monona County, Iowa." Medium format acetate negative by John Vachon for the Resettlement Administration. View full size.

 

Night Service: 1940

Night Service: 1940

April 1940. "Gas station at night. Dubuque, Iowa." Medium format acetate negative by John Vachon for the Resettlement Administration. View full size.

 

Laramie Yards: 1941

Laramie Yards: 1941

September 1941. "Freight trains in yards. Laramie, Wyoming." Medium format acetate negative by Marion Post Wolcott for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Russell Gulch: 1941

Russell Gulch: 1941

September 1941. "Russell Gulch, ghost mining town near Central City, Colorado." Medium format negative by Marion Post Wolcott for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Asleep at the Wheel: 1942

Asleep at the Wheel: 1942

July 1942. Washington, D.C. "Sunday in Rock Creek Park. Girl sleeping in a car." Medium format acetate negative by Marjory Collins for the Office of War Information. View full size.

 

In One Basket: 1941

In One Basket: 1941

September 1941. Waterloo, Nebraska. "Eggs of Two Rivers Non-Stock Cooperative. At the present time co-op eggs are marketed through large cafes, restaurants and eating houses, and various hospitals and institutions. The demand for the co-op's premium eggs is in excess of supply." Photo by Marion Post Wolcott for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Farmall M: 1941

Farmall M: 1941

September 1941. Waterloo, Nebraska. "George Leaver, president; Don Shinaut, treasurer; Russell Smith, director; Henry Wollen and Jay Rowell, board of directors of Two River (FSA) Non-Stock Cooperative, looking at demonstration of Farmall 'M' tractor." Medium format acetate negative by Marion Post Wolcott for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Department Store: 1955

Department Store: 1955

September 27, 1955. "Gimbel Brothers department store, Cross County Center, Yonkers, New York. Long shot to north. Raymond Loewy, client." Photo by Gottscho-Schleisner. View full size.

 

The Prudential: 1956

The Prudential: 1956

January 25, 1956. "Prudential Insurance Co., Newark, New Jersey. From Public Service roof." 4x5 inch acetate negative by Gottscho-Schleisner. View full size.

 

By Their Fruits: 1941

By Their Fruits: 1941

September 1941. "Mrs. Harvey Renninger and son in her home with canned goods. Two River Non-Stock Cooperative, FSA co-op. Waterloo, Nebraska." Medium format acetate negative by Marion Post Wolcott for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Meet the Renningers: 1941

Meet the Renningers: 1941

September 1941. "Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Renninger with sons Richard and Winfield, members of the Two River Non-Stock Cooperative, FSA co-op. Waterloo, Nebraska." Medium format acetate negative by Marion Post Wolcott for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Salvage for Victory: 1942

Salvage for Victory: 1942

October 1942. " 'Salvage for Victory' campaign -- scrap and salvage depot in Butte, Montana." Kodachrome transparency by Russell Lee for the Office of War Information. View full size.

 

"Old 71": 1941

"Old 71": 1941

September 1941. Central City, Colorado. "The 'Old 71' engine of the Colorado and Southern Railway, which carried ore and passenger cars from Denver to 'the richest square mile on earth'." Medium format acetate negative by Marion Post Wolcott. View full size.

 
 
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