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15th U.S. Army Cavalry Band: early 1900s

15th U.S. Army Cavalry Band: early 1900s

Band of the 15th U.S. Cavalry on horseback. Photo taken between 1909 and 1940. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Smoking Pipes, Talking Civil War: 1864

Smoking Pipes, Talking Civil War: 1864

Two men at Brandy Station, Virginia smoking pipes, having a conversation. Horses in the background. Photo taken in February of 1864. LOC original medium: wet collodion glass negative stereograph.

Captain Flint's Horse: 1864

Captain Flint's Horse: 1864

Captain Edward A. Flint's horse. Headquarters, Army of the Potomac, Petersburg, Virginia. Photo taken in 1864. LOC original medium: wet collodion glass negative.

Take Me With You!: 1920s

Take Me With You!: 1920s

Amelita Galli-Curci, Italian operatic soprano, with a dog (possibly a Jack Russell Terrier) and nice old convertible car. Bain News Service, publisher. No date with photo but probably 1920s. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Legionnaires in Louisiana: 1938

Legionnaires in Louisiana: 1938

American Legionnaires playing with the Victrola dog Nipper, National Rice Festival, Crowley, Louisiana. Photo taken in 1938 by photographer Russell Lee. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Political Merry-Go-Round: 1938

Political Merry-Go-Round: 1938

Congressional worries and party lines were forgotten today as members of Congress and other high government officials frolicked at the annual Alfalfa Club outing on the estate of Joseph E. Himes, Frederick, Maryland, 1938.

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