Big City Life

Buggy Babe: Early 1900s

Buggy Babe: Early 1900s

Young girl (Gert. Taylor) seated in horse drawn buggy with autos in background. Bain News Service, publisher. No date recorded on caption card. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Maritzburg, South Africa: early 1900s

Maritzburg, South Africa: early 1900s

Church Street and town hall, Maritzburg, South Africa, between 1900 and 1930. Frank and Frances Carpenter Collection. LOC original medium: photographic print.

Fountain Square, Cincinnati: 1900

Fountain Square, Cincinnati: 1900

Fountain Square, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1900. Detroit Publishing Company Photograph. Nice view with streetcars. LOC original medium: glass negative - dry plate.

Window Shopping: 1940s

Window Shopping: 1940s

Military women looking in the window of Rumpelmayer's Restaurant and Ice Cream Parlor at St. Moritz On-the-Park, New York City. World War Two era photo taken between 1940 and 1946. Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Market Street, Philly: 1910s

Market Street, Philly: 1910s

Market Street, west from Eleventh, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Photo taken between 1910 and 1920. Nice old view with streetcars, cars and pedestrians. Detroit Publishing Company. LOC original medium: glass negative - dry plate.

Keep the Pot Boiling: 1903

Keep the Pot Boiling: 1903

Remember the poor: a Salvation Army Christmas box, 1903. New York City. Elevated train in the background. Sign says in part: "Free Christmas dinner to 25000 poor at the Grand Central Palace...". Detroit Publishing Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

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