Animals

Ready To Pull: 1936

Ready To Pull: 1936

Farmer with plow horses, probably in Missouri, although photo has no information with it other than being in a collection of Missouri photographs. Carl Mydans, photographer for the U.S. Resettlement Administration, 1936. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: 35 mm nitrate negative.

Teddy Bags a Coyote: 1905

Teddy Bags a Coyote: 1905

Teddy Roosevelt hunting party camped on Deep Red Creek, with their horses and dogs around a dead coyote, 1905. Copyright by Alexander Lambert. LOC original medium: photographic print on stereograph card.

Reading to Her Dog: 1904

Reading to Her Dog: 1904

Helen Keller reading a braille book, petting her dog (a Boston Terrier perhaps?). Photo copyright by Whitman, Chelsea, Massachusetts in 1904. LOC original medium: photographic print.

Bringing Home the Venison: 1903

Bringing Home the Venison: 1903

Hunters with a deer in their canoe. Paul Smith's Hotel, Adirondack Mountains is in the background, 1903. Detroit Publishing Company. LOC original medium: 8 x 10 inch glass negative.

Stupid Leopard Trick: 1906

Stupid Leopard Trick: 1906

Animal trainer Vallecita, famous for training and performing with leopards in vaudeville and circus. Old 1906 photo from the Photo Crafts Shop of Denver. LOC original medium: photographic print.

Me and My Pekingese: 1922

Me and My Pekingese: 1922

Actress Geraldine Farrar with her Pekingese. Photo shows Ms. Farrar dressed in elaborate 1920s flapper style dress, jewelry and hat (or is that her hair?). Vintage photo taken by photographer Edwin F. Townsend. Old photographs provided by LOC. Original Medium: photographic print.

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