Animals

Central Park Trick: 1910s

Central Park Trick: 1910s

Elephant doing a trick in Central Park, New York City. The handler is Bill Snyder, head keeper at the Central Park Zoo. No date with photo, but probably 1910s. Hattie was brought to New York in 1903 and died in 1922. She was considered super intelligent compared to other elephants. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Ready for Rain: 1922

Ready for Rain: 1922

Man in uniform with dog that's wearing a coat, 1922. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Buffalo Hunt Sculpture: early 1900s

Buffalo Hunt Sculpture: early 1900s

Sculptor Henry K. Bush-Brown with sculpture of Indian buffalo hunt behind him. Photo taken between 1905 and 1945. Harris & Ewing, photographer. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Cavalry Horse Stunt II: 1915

Cavalry Horse Stunt II: 1915

U.S. Army soldier with horse performing a stunt, Ft. Myer, Virginia, prior to 1915. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Cavalry Horse Stunt: 1909

Cavalry Horse Stunt: 1909

U.S. Army soldier with horse performing a stunt, 15th U.S. Cavalry, B Troop, Frostburg, Maryland, 1909. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Geraldine Farrar with Pekingese: early 1900s

Geraldine Farrar with Pekingese: early 1900s

Actress Geraldine Farrar with her Pekingese. Photo shows Ms. Farrar dressed in elaborate early 1900s style hat and coat. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

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