Animals

Lion Tamer: 1897

Lion Tamer: 1897

Adgie and her Trained Lions. Circus act photo showing a woman dancing in a cage with lions. Photo taken in 1897. LOC original medium: photographic print.

Getting Some Sun: 1923

Getting Some Sun: 1923

Woman with large dog, perhaps an airedale terrier, 1923. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Monkey Drill: 1929

Monkey Drill: 1929

Riders saluting while standing on the back of their horses. Photo is titled 'Monkey Drill' which is a type of horse trick riding. Photo taken in 1929 at Ft. Myer, a U.S. Army post adjacent to Arlington National Cemetery. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Therapy Dog: early 1900s

Therapy Dog: early 1900s

Sailors carrying wounded on deck of the hospital ship USS Comfort. Possibly World War One. Cute little dog is along for a ride on the stretcher. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Iowa Corn Planter: 1940

Iowa Corn Planter: 1940

Farmer in field planting corn with horse drawn planter, Jasper County, Iowa. Photo taken in 1940 by photographer John Vachon. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Mary Roberts Rinehart with French Bulldog: 1920s

Mary Roberts Rinehart with French Bulldog: 1920s

Author Mary Roberts Rinehart with her French bulldog. Photo taken between 1920 and 1932. Vintage photograph provided by LOC. Original Medium: photographic print.

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