July 1939 near Muskogee, Oklahoma. Elmer Thomas at the wheel. Ready to depart for the journey to California
Fifth Avenue, New York circa 1905, "St. Regis and Gotham hotels" :: Shorpy Historical Archive
Deck the Halls, Washington, D.C., 1920. Shorpy Historical Photo Archive
October 1937. "Family of Joe Kramer, farmer near Williston, North Dakota." Photo by Russell Lee for the Resettlement Administration.
Charleston, South Carolina, circa 1902. "Residence on Hasell Street."
Elvira de Hidalgo, New York, 1910. The young (b. 1891) Spanish soprano around the time of her appearance with the Metropolitan Opera as Rosina in "The Barber of Seville."
Cool! I love the magazine titles. 1908. "Smallest news & post card stand in New Orleans, 103 Royal Street."
New York circa 1909. "High school graduates wearing dollar dresses." Note plunging neckline, scandalously exposed ankles and elbows.
New York circa 1912. "Big buildings of Lower Manhattan." Notable skyscrapers include the Woolworth tower (under construction), the Singer Building and the Bankers Trust pyramid. Shorpy Historic Picture Archive
Grand Central (Colorized): 1941. one of my favorite photos of all time