American Views

Lord Baltimore Filling Station: 1926

Lord Baltimore Filling Station: 1926

Lord Baltimore Filling Station, Connecticut Avenue & Ordway Street, Washington, D.C.. Photo showing old visible gas pumps taken between 1910 and 1926. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Clothing Department: 1865

Clothing Department: 1865

Civil War photo showing the building of the U.S. Clothing Department, Washington, D.C.. Photo taken in 1865 by photographer William Morris Smith. LOC original medium: wet collodion glass negative.

Marble Match: early 1900s

Marble Match: early 1900s

Boys playing marbles on the roof of a building. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: 8 x 10 inch glass negative.

Georgetown Boys: 1935

Georgetown Boys: 1935

1930s photo of boys playing with toy trucks on sidewalk in Georgetown, Washington, D.C.. Classic cars in the background. 1935 photo by photographer Carl Mydans for the U.S. Resettlement Administration. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Palm Beach Motor Boats: 1910

Palm Beach Motor Boats: 1910

Motor boats at dock, Palm Beach, Florida, 1910. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Small Town Solitude: 1938

Small Town Solitude: 1938

Street scene with drug store, old cars and advertising signs, Washington Court House, Ohio. Photo taken in 1938 by photographer Ben Shahn. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: 35 mm nitrate negative.

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