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. circa "East Front of U. Capitol at night in winter." nitrate negative by Theodor Horydczak.

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

Circa "Post Office in Convent, Louisiana." nitrate negative by John Vachon for the Farm Security Administration Shorpy Historical Photo Archive

One of my favorite photos. Soo many details.  Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Welcome to Detroit: 1900

Detroit, Michigan, circa “City Hall and Campus Martius.” To the left, the Soldiers and Sailors Monument; rising to the right is one of the city’s “moonlight tower” carbon-arc lamps. Palm trees and bananas strike a tropical note.

Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Bathing Beauties: Washington, D.C., circa 1919. "Sennett girls." Producer Mack Sennett's comedy reels featured a bevy of "bathing beauties," among them Marvel Rea, seen here in the harlequin costume. National Photo Company. View full size.

Sennett’s Bathing Beauties (c.1919)

Car Girls, circa (Sennett girls) Producer Mack Sennett's comedy reels featured a bevy of "bathing beauties," among them Marvel Rea, Seen here in the harlequin costume.

Traffic-Stopper: 1941 Shorpy Historical Photo Archive

"Michigan Avenue, Chicago, July And just a block ago, they were strangers // by John Vachon found photo print street fashions style dress suit casual day

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

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

Michigan History in the 1800 | Big Load: 1890s | Shorpy Historical Photo Archive

Here are a couple photos I used in our project about Michigan White Pine Lumbering in the mid

Los Angeles circa 1952. "Actress Betty White at home with her dog." Note what looks like an Emmy Award atop the television set. Photos by Maurice Terrell and Earl Theisen for Look magazine.

Shorpy Historic Picture Archive :: The Happy Homemaker: 1952 Actress Betty White at home with her dog.

Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Rags, Bones, Bottles ~ Nitrate negative by Arnold Genthe ~ likely a movie set associated with the Famous Players Lasky

Circa "Unidentified buildings, possibly movie set, associated with Famous Players-Lasky." This seriously askew alleyway has a Dickensi.

Lewis Wickes Hine: photographer | Gatlinburg, Tennessee, U.S.A. | 1933 | "Beulah Ogle preparing warp for weaving at the Pi Beta Phi School. She is a new weaver at the school and lives on a mountain farm."

Beula Ogle preparing warp for weaving at the Pi Beta Phi School, Gatlinburg, Tennessee. She is a new weaver at the school and lives on a mountain farm, November 1933

Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Through the Wringer: 1950 My mother had one of these washers when I was little....

Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Through the Wringer: 1950 My mother had one of these washers when I was little.

Amazing 1927 photo – colourised! | Violet's Vintage Vault.  The color makes such a difference!  It's a whole new perspective.

Amazing 1927 photo – colourised!

Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Leading Ladies (Colorized): 1927 style,beautiful life,Historic Fashion,My Love Fashion ♥,

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

Shorpy Historic Picture Archive :: Just Us Girls: 1910 "Mrs. John Henderson with children.

Washington, D.C., 1925. "Snow removal -- Ford Motor Co. (Fordson) tractor, Pennsylvania Avenue." National Photo glass negative.

Marilyn Monroe and Navy pilot snapped by Charlotte Brooks in 1952 for the Look magazine assignment "Helicopter View of L." Also, a nice lei.

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