When I Was a Kid: 1936 - Dorothea Lange collectie op Shorpy. Zie site ook voor veel andere mooie Americana historische foto's.
Boardwalk and Park Place, Atlantic City circa 1910. The inspiration for the most expensive properties in Monopoly. Park Place is the little street on the far side of the park. Check out this photo in all its high resolution glory to see Atlantic City society in its heyday.
Executive Offices of Eversharp Inc. Empire State Building, 1946.
April 1909. Fiskeville, Rhode Island. "John Dempsey (looked 11 or 12). Said he helped only on Saturdays. Jackson Mill. He was working faithfully in the mule-spinning room, a dangerous place for boys." Almost 100 years after Lewis Hine took this photo, Joe Manning has tracked down John's son James, who is only 59, and conducted a fascinating (as usual) interview. |
October 1941. "This barge wife is painting up the ship. Erie Canal, New York."