Big City Life

Another Truckload of Tires: 1921

Another Truckload of Tires: 1921

Old truck loaded with tires for Amalgamated Tire Stores Corp., 924 14th Street N.W., Washington, D.C., between 1921 and 1922. Street level view with old cars and advertising signs. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Street Toughs for Roosevelt: 1936

Street Toughs for Roosevelt: 1936

Street scene at 38th Street and 7th Avenue, New York City. Boys hanging out with Franklin D. Roosevelt posters on window behind them. Photo taken in 1936 by photographer Russell Lee for the U.S. Resettlement Administration. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Biplane on Parade: early 1900s

Biplane on Parade: early 1900s

4th of July Parade with bi-plane being pulled on a flatbed, antique cars, police, and crowds. No date with photo. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Hat Renovating: 1921

Hat Renovating: 1921

Grand Palace - shoe shining, hat renovating, cleaning, dyeing, pressing parlor at 719 1/2 14th St., Washington, D.C.. Nice advertising sign picture. Photo taken between 1921 and 1922. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Lumberjacks Visit Québec: 1937

Lumberjacks Visit Québec: 1937

Lumberjacks getting photographed, Québec, Canada, 1937. Photo by Arthur Rothstein. FSA-OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

NYC East Side Eviction: early 1900s

NYC East Side Eviction: early 1900s

East Side eviction, New York City, early 1900s. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

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