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Fantastic collection of images from the National Archives, processed in Photoshop for clarity, contrast, detail.

Fantastic collection of images from the National Archives, processed in Photoshop for clarity, contrast, detail.

Snowy Washington, D.C.,. circa 1935. "East Front of U.S. Capitol at night in winter." 5x7 nitrate negative by Theodor Horydczak.

Snowy Washington, D.C.,. circa 1935. "East Front of U.S. Capitol at night in winter." 5x7 nitrate negative by Theodor Horydczak.

Johnny Cash in 1968, near the Arkansas farm where he grew up. From photos by Joel Baldwin for the Look magazine assignment "The Restless Ballad of Johnny Cash."

Johnny Cash in 1968, near the Arkansas farm where he grew up. From photos by Joel Baldwin for the Look magazine assignment "The Restless Ballad of Johnny Cash."

Shorpy Historical Photo Archive: "Tuskegee Airmen" 332nd Fighter Group airmen at a briefing in Ramitelli, Italy. Foreground: Emile G. Clifton of San Francisco and Richard S. "Rip" Harder of Brooklyn. (Colorized Photo). March 1945.

Shorpy Historical Photo Archive: "Tuskegee Airmen" 332nd Fighter Group airmen at a briefing in Ramitelli, Italy. Foreground: Emile G. Clifton of San Francisco and Richard S. "Rip" Harder of Brooklyn. (Colorized Photo). March 1945.

February 1936. "Kitchen in Westmoreland Homesteads. Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania." Westmoreland Homesteads, built by the federal government as part of the National Industrial Recovery Act during the Great Depression, was a model community that housed the families of laid-off coal miners.

February 1936. "Kitchen in Westmoreland Homesteads. Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania." Westmoreland Homesteads, built by the federal government as part of the National Industrial Recovery Act during the Great Depression, was a model community that housed the families of laid-off coal miners.

Dark Room: May 1938. New Madrid County, Missouri. "Interior of house without windows, home of sharecropper, cut-over farmer of Mississippi bottoms." 35mm nitrate negative by Russell Lee for the Farm Security Administration.

Dark Room: May 1938. New Madrid County, Missouri. "Interior of house without windows, home of sharecropper, cut-over farmer of Mississippi bottoms." 35mm nitrate negative by Russell Lee for the Farm Security Administration.

February 1943. Moreno Valley, New Mexico. "William Heck ranch. Mrs. Heck getting supper." Photo by John Collier.

February 1943. Moreno Valley, New Mexico. "William Heck ranch. Mrs. Heck getting supper." Photo by John Collier.

Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Just Us Girls (colorized): 1910

Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Just Us Girls (colorized): 1910

Awesome little building.  Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Convent Postmistress: 1939

Awesome little building. Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Convent Postmistress: 1939

That baby on the table cracks me up. Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Babycakes: 1943

That baby on the table cracks me up. Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Babycakes: 1943

Boiling diapers with baby on table in 1943. We have come along ways as far as safety and all diaper types

Boiling diapers with baby on table in 1943. We have come along ways as far as safety and all diaper types

Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: From All of Us: Christmas 1921

Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: From All of Us: Christmas 1921

Charleston, South Carolina, circa 1902. "Residence on Hasell Street."

Charleston, South Carolina, circa 1902. "Residence on Hasell Street."

August 1936. "Family between Dallas and Austin. The people have left their home and connections in South Texas, and hope to reach the Arkansas Delta for work in the cotton fields. Penniless people.

August 1936. "Family between Dallas and Austin. The people have left their home and connections in South Texas, and hope to reach the Arkansas Delta for work in the cotton fields. Penniless people.

New Zealand circa 1930s. "Model at sink in kitchen equipped with Atlas electric stove and Zip water heater."

New Zealand circa 1930s. "Model at sink in kitchen equipped with Atlas electric stove and Zip water heater."

July 1942. "East Montpelier, Vermont. The Charles Ormsbee family and his widowed mother, Mrs. Myrtle Ormsbee, at dinner."

July 1942. "East Montpelier, Vermont. The Charles Ormsbee family and his widowed mother, Mrs. Myrtle Ormsbee, at dinner."