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Anytown, USA
... the location of this January 1940 photo of Durham, North Carolina, by Arthur Rothstein. "Aerial view of Xxxxx." Who'll be the ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 02/20/2018 - 9:36pm -

Anytown, USA

American Beauty: 1940
July 1940. "Near Shawboro, North Carolina. Group of Florida migrants on their way to Cranberry [i.e., Cranbury], ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 05/01/2021 - 12:51pm -

American Beauty: 1940

North by Night: 1940
... the crops northward. The company store at Camden, North Carolina, where migrants buy anything from clothing to Coca-Colas." Photo by ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 05/02/2021 - 3:03pm -

North by Night: 1940

Cranbury-Bound: 1940
July 1940. "Near Shawboro, North Carolina. Group of Florida migrants on their way to Cranberry [i.e., Cranbury], ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 04/30/2021 - 8:30pm -

Cranbury-Bound: 1940

Runt's Pool Parlor: 1939
... advertising Tobacco Ball in window. Zebulon, Wake County, North Carolina." Acetate negative by Marion Post Wolcott. View full size. Not ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 04/11/2021 - 1:19pm -

Runt's Pool Parlor: 1939

Guns Guitars Groceries: 1939
... November 1939. "General store. Zebulon, Wake County, North Carolina." Medium format acetate negative by Marion Post Wolcott for the Farm ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 04/12/2021 - 9:46am -

Guns Guitars Groceries: 1939

Sign of the Cross: 1940
... and a glass of milk) at the railroad crossing at Camden, North Carolina." Medium format acetate negative by Jack Delano for the Farm Security ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 04/30/2021 - 1:23pm -

Sign of the Cross: 1940

Petersburg: 1864
August 1864. " Petersburg , North Carolina. Group at headquarters of the Provost Marshal Department." View full ... man on the far left wearing slippers? Union control of North Carolina.. Much of the eastern portion of North Carolina was under ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/31/2012 - 8:13pm -

Petersburg: 1864

All Tucked In: 1941
March 1941. "Mother and children from North Carolina farm. They came to Norfolk, Virginia, so husband and older sons could ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 02/12/2021 - 11:50am -

All Tucked In: 1941

Mount Olive, North Carolina: Late 1800's
... the late 1800's. The place is Duplin County, Mount Olive, North Carolina. The child in the center of the image is my great-grandmother. My ... 
 
Posted by DavidNC - 04/30/2010 - 9:07pm -

Mount Olive, North Carolina: Late 1800's

Basket Weaver
... Elbert Mathis, was born and raised in Sylva, North Carolina. After marrying my great-grandmother in Decatur, Tennessee, they moved ... 
 
Posted by Westcoaster - 02/01/2021 - 7:26am -

Basket Weaver

622 North Carolina Avenue S.E., 2008
622 North Carolina Ave S.E., in the Eastern Market District of Capitol Hill, Washington ... 
 
Posted by stanton_square - 08/01/2008 - 10:47am -

622 North Carolina Avenue S.E., 2008

Duplin County, Mount Olive, North Carolina
This is a picture of my great-great-grandfather's home, believed to have been taken in the late 1800s. The man on horseback is believed to be my great-grandfather. Some of the people pictured are neighbors. We had to have the house torn down in t ... 
 
Posted by DavidNC - 04/27/2011 - 2:33pm -

Duplin County, Mount Olive, North Carolina

The Men From UNC: 1940
October 1940. "University of North Carolina boys in their car at the Chapel Hill post office." Acetate negative by ... we could borrow a couple of photogenic UNC men. Carolina Blue I wish this photo was in color. I am guessing the word ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/13/2019 - 7:57pm -

The Men From UNC: 1940

Vacation Wagon: 1964
... the latter. We'd sing sometimes. It was 12 hours from north Georgia near the North Carolina line to south Georgia, near the Florida line, where my grandmother ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 05/30/2018 - 12:29pm -

Vacation Wagon: 1964

Lucky Ducks: 1927
... Dipping a hat in a horse trough is a crime in Mayberry, North Carolina. Eugenia's Poetry Eugenia won a poetry contest in the ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 06/09/2018 - 4:25pm -

Lucky Ducks: 1927

Dry Dock: 1910
... warship pictures are fascinating. So this is the USS North Dakota, eh? BB-29, caught with her pants down, as it were. I know little ... various battleship classes circa 1910 shows only the South Carolina class (South Carolina, BB26 and Michigan, BB27) having this angled ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/08/2012 - 2:03pm -

Dry Dock: 1910

U.S.S. Onondaga: 1864
... USS Monitor, which went down in a storm off the coast of North Carolina. Fenders The objects hanging over the side of the small boat(s) ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/09/2012 - 5:20pm -

U.S.S. Onondaga: 1864

The Long View: 1902
Sapphire, North Carolina, circa 1902. "View from the Lodge on Mount Toxaway." Glass negative by ... up all those hills to reach that porch. Some South Carolina cousins Some South Carolina cousins of mine have a row of mountain ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/20/2012 - 10:48am -

The Long View: 1902

All-American: 1939
... "A Fourth of July celebration. St. Helena Island, South Carolina." 35mm color transparency by Marion Post Wolcott for the Farm Security ... south of the world’s longest land border from someone north of that line. What a Great Picture! I just love the color ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/06/2020 - 10:11am -

All-American: 1939

Pop Kola: 1939
July 1939. Gordonton, North Carolina. "Country store on dirt road. Sunday afternoon. Note kerosene pump on ... current state of the store. And there's nothing like a "Carolina Blue" sky! I wonder what a building inspector would say about ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 05/10/2019 - 2:44am -

Pop Kola: 1939

Bonus Points: 1928
... of girl archers at the Grove Park Inn, Asheville, North Carolina." Gelatin silver print. View full size. Still there, still ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 06/27/2020 - 7:06pm -

Bonus Points: 1928

Picture Window: 1937
... Gee's Bend Joseph Gee, a planter from Halifax, North Carolina established in 1816 a plantation, and named the place for himself: ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/30/2012 - 10:49am -

Picture Window: 1937

College Smoke-In: 1956
... We All Smoked I grew up near Winston-Salem, North Carolina (guess what was made there!), in the second half of the 1950s. Smoking ... 
 
Posted by tterrace - 04/20/2020 - 9:04pm -

College Smoke-In: 1956

The Joyners: 1956
July 1956. Greenville, North Carolina. "Segregationist tobacco sharecropper Marshall Joyner and family ... where I got it from!! I guess this is where my North Carolina-bred dad got the idea that EVERYTHING needed to have A-1 Sauce ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 11/24/2008 - 4:27am -

The Joyners: 1956

Law and Order: 1918
... again been resurrected in 2009. They're being built in North Carolina and they're a pretty sweet looking ride, but time will tell if it's a ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 03/24/2014 - 8:57pm -

Law and Order: 1918

Caroline's Kitchen: 1939
... in the kitchen door of her log house. Orange County, North Carolina. View full size. Medium-format nitrate negative by Dorothea Lange ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/30/2012 - 2:42pm -

Caroline's Kitchen: 1939

The Squeaky Wheel: 1924
... time of this photo. While in Washington he lived at 800 North Carolina Avenue SE. Schafer weighs 200 pounds and clings to the ancient ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/12/2011 - 11:41am -

The Squeaky Wheel: 1924

Requiem Aeternam: 1865
... knew these men as they were all part of the 53rd North Carolina Regiment, the sole unit in Fort Mahone. Handpicked men of the 53rd (of ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 09/11/2011 - 11:51am -

Requiem Aeternam: 1865

Good Gulf Gas, phone 262
... was a salesman for Atlantic Refining in the early 1960s in North Carolina. I have some photos of an Atlantic station grand opening that looks ... 
 
Posted by DoninVa - 04/06/2009 - 9:38am -

Good Gulf Gas, phone 262
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