Animals

Happy Birthday Laddie Boy: 1922

Happy Birthday Laddie Boy: 1922

Laddie Boy, President Harding's Airedale terrier, with his birthday cake, 1922. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Council of (Civil) War: 1864

Council of (Civil) War: 1864

A council of war at Massaponax Church, Virginia, 21 May, 1864. General Ulysses S. Grant leaning over General George G. Meade, examining a map which had just been completed by the topographical engineers. Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, Grant's Wilderness Campaign, May-June 1864. Photo taken by Timothy H. O'Sullivan. LOC original medium: wet collodion glass negative stereograph.

Suffragette, Playwright, Dog Owner: 1915

Suffragette, Playwright, Dog Owner: 1915

From LOC: "MacKaye was from Massachusetts, a member of the Advisory Council of the Congressional Union for Women Suffrage, and the writer and producer of the suffrage tableaux given on the Treasury Steps at Washington, D.C., on March 3rd, 1913." Suffragist Hazel MacKaye shown holding a French Bulldog. 1915 photo by Harris & Ewing. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Hungry Easter Bunny: 1929

Hungry Easter Bunny: 1929

Little girl feeding her aggressive new friend at Easter egg hunt at the White House, 1929. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Cowgirl Rassling: 1939

Cowgirl Rassling: 1939

Dude girl rassling a calf during branding, Quarter Circle U Ranch roundup, Montana. Photo taken in 1939 by photographer Arthur Rothstein. FSA - OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Stinky Date: 1922

Stinky Date: 1922

Woman identified on photo only as Ivette in 1920s women's fashion with what appears to be a skunk on a leash. Photo taken in 1922. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

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