Animals

Blubber Busters: 1940

Blubber Busters: 1940

Workers cutting blubber from a humpback whale, between 1935 and 1945. From a series of photos taken in the Bering Sea. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: safety film negative.

Beer Parlor, Birney, Montana: 1939

Beer Parlor, Birney, Montana: 1939

Cowgirl and cowboy on horseback in front of beer parlor, Birney, Montana. Nice view with Pabst, Budweiser and Camel advertising signs. Photo taken in 1939 by photographer Arthur Rothstein. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: 35 mm nitrate negative.

Venison on a Stick: 1903

Venison on a Stick: 1903

Old hunting photo showing hunters in the Adirondacks with rifle and dead deer, 1903. Detroit Publishing Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Palm Beach Alligator Pit: 1904

Palm Beach Alligator Pit: 1904

Man identified as Alligator Joe in a pit with alligators, with observers peeking over the fence to get a close look, Palm Beach, Florida. Click on 'View Detailed Image" to take a closer look. Note the pistol on Joe's hip. 1904 photo by Detroit Publishing Company. LOC original medium: 8 x 10 inch dry plate glass negative.

Teddy Goes Bear Hunting: 1905

Teddy Goes Bear Hunting: 1905

President Theodore (Teddy) Roosevelt, on horseback, returning to Glenwood Springs, Colorado after a bear hunt, 1905. Copyright, Underwood & Underwood. LOC original medium: photographic print.

Dawn at Saratoga Springs: 1963

Dawn at Saratoga Springs: 1963

Horses and jockeys at dawn on the Oklahoma Training Track, Saratoga Race Course, Saratoga Springs, New York. Horse racing photo taken in 1963 by photographer Toni Frissell. LOC original medium: photographic print.

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