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NEW FROM THE VINTAGRAPH VAULTS • VINTAGE MIAMI: c. 1960s

Coliseum Garden: 1907

Coliseum Garden: 1907

Chicago circa 1907. "The Coliseum, 15th & Wabash Avenue." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative by Hans Behm, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

Jackknife Bridge: 1907

Jackknife Bridge: 1907

Chicago circa 1907. "Jack-Knife Bridge, Chicago River." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative by Hans Behm, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

Seeing Chicago: 1908

Seeing Chicago: 1908

Circa 1908. "Seeing Chicago, auto at Monroe near State." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative by Hans Behm, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

Danger Zone: 1938

Danger Zone: 1938

November 1938. "Danger Zone, Omaha." Another of John Vachon's postcards from Nebraska, which before becoming the Cornhusker State was Quirky Signage Capital of the Midwest. The message conveyed here is probably not exactly what Hoffmann Mortuary had in mind. 35mm nitrate negative. View full size.

 

Making Omaha Famous: 1938

Making Omaha Famous: 1938

November 1938. "Liquor store signs." In Omaha, Nebraska, it was a beer bottle battle of Storz vs. Metz. 35mm nitrate negative by John Vachon. View full size.

 

Assassin of Youth: 1938

Assassin of Youth: 1938

November 1938. "Truck carrying movie poster. Omaha, Nebraska." 35mm nitrate negative by John Vachon for the Resettlement Administration. View full size.

 

Ride the Cars: 1938

Ride the Cars: 1938

November 1938. "Streetcar motorman in Omaha, Nebraska." 35mm negative by John Vachon for the Resettlement Administration. View full size.

 

Street View: 1937

Street View: 1937

New Orleans circa 1937. "837 Gov. Nicholls Street." We just dropped by to say hi. 8x10 inch acetate negative by Frances Benjamin Johnston. View full size.

 

Cocktail Cowboys: 1939

Cocktail Cowboys: 1939

June 1939. "Dudes in town. Billings, Montana." 35mm nitrate negative by Arthur Rothstein for the Resettlement Administration. View full size.

 

Coming Through: 1905

Coming Through: 1905

Syracuse, N.Y., circa 1905. "Empire State Express (New York Central Railroad) coming thru Washington Street." Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

The Nubile Savage: 1900

The Nubile Savage: 1900

Circa 1900. "Model, hair down." First seen on these pages as Thisbe and then Amorita. 8x10 inch glass negative, Detroit Publishing Co. View full size.

 

The Hold: 1906

The Hold: 1906

Circa 1906. "Cargo hold, looking forward, S.S. J.H. Sheadle." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

Colonial Arcade: 1900

Colonial Arcade: 1900

Circa 1900. "Colonial Arcade, Cleveland." Retail arcade in the Colonial Hotel. 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

Grittyscape: 1900

Grittyscape: 1900

Circa 1900. "Colonial Hotel, Cleveland." Home to the Colonial Arcade. 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

Walnut Street: 1910

Walnut Street: 1910

Cincinnati, Ohio, circa 1910. "Walnut Street." A detailed street scene in the business district. Detroit Publishing Co. glass negative. View full size.

 
 
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