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Masts Over Miami: 1905

Masts Over Miami: 1905

Circa 1905. "On the Miami River at Miami, Fla." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

Muelle Paula: 1904

Muelle Paula: 1904

Havana, 1904. "Muelle Paula (Alameda de Paula)." The Cuban capital's first waterfront promenade. 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Photographic Company. View full size.

 

Dragon Slayers: 1897

Dragon Slayers: 1897

Volusia County, Florida, circa 1897. "On the Tomoka." The nice people last glimpsed here. 8x10 inch glass transparency by William Henry Jackson. View full size.

 

Up in Ohio: 1910

Up in Ohio: 1910

Cleveland circa 1910. "Superior Viaduct lift bridge and Cuyahoga River." Another bridge, another flour mill! 8x10 inch glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

Milled in Manhattan: 1910

Milled in Manhattan: 1910

New York circa 1910. "Williamsburg Bridge and East River waterfront." With a cameo by the Heckers' Flour mill on Water Street. 8x10 glass negative, Detroit Publishing Co. View full size.

 

Steel City: 1938

Steel City: 1938

July 1938. "View of city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania." The Wabash Bridge over the Monongahela River. Medium format acetate negative by Arthur Rothstein. 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.

 

Below Docks: 1941

Below Docks: 1941

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

 

Wheat Spouts: 1941

Wheat Spouts: 1941

August 1941. "Closing up hold of a grain boat. Superior, Wisconsin." Medium format acetate negative by John Vachon for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

Allouez: 1941

Allouez: 1941

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

 

Cecil May: 1905

Cecil May: 1905

Circa 1905. "An oyster lugger (probably in Virginia)." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. 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.

 

Shop at Rosenbaums: 1941

Shop at Rosenbaums: 1941

August 1941. "Pittsburgh along the Monongahela River." Medium format acetate negative by Marion Post Wolcott for the Farm Security Administration. View full size.

 

23rd Street Piers: 1910

23rd Street Piers: 1910

Circa 1910. "Twenty-Third Street piers, North River, New York, N.Y." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

Winter Playground: 1910

Winter Playground: 1910

Circa 1910. "City park and Lake Worth -- West Palm Beach, Florida." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 
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