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Chinese Seamen Eat Junk Food: 1942

Chinese Seamen Eat Junk Food: 1942

Description with the photo: "First Chinese seamen granted shore leave in wartime America. Chinese seamen on United Nations' vessels may now obtain shore leave in American ports. Heretofore, because of the large number of desertions by Chinese crew members, alien seamen of Chinese nationality have been detained on board when their ships touched American ports.

F Street, N.W., Washington D.C.: 1915

F Street, N.W., Washington D.C.: 1915

F Street, N.W., Washington D.C., 1915. Busy street scene with pedestrians, advertising and an antique car. Harris & Ewing, photographer. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Minneapolis Brewery: 1939

Minneapolis Brewery: 1939

Grain Belt Beer sign at Minneapolis Brewing Company brewery, Minneapolis, Minnesota. 1939 photo taken by photographer John Vachon. FSA - OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

NYC Meat Riot: 1910

NYC Meat Riot: 1910

Crowd gathered in front of butcher shop during meat riot, New York City, 1910. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Newspaper Panel Truck: 1920

Newspaper Panel Truck: 1920

Panel truck of G.C. Law, a distributor of The Washington Times newspaper, Washington, D.C., ca. 1920. LOC original medium: photographic print.

Pearlman's Book Shop: 1921

Pearlman's Book Shop: 1921

Pearlman's Book Shop, with sign for Easter Cards and antique car out front, at 933 G Street, N.W., Washington, D.C.. Photo taken between 1921 and 1922. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

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