Big City Life

F Street, N.W., Washington D.C.: 1915

F Street, N.W., Washington D.C.: 1915

F Street, N.W., Washington D.C., 1915. Busy street scene with pedestrians, advertising and an antique car. Harris & Ewing, photographer. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Free Ice in New York City: 1900

Free Ice in New York City: 1900

Free ice being handed out in New York City, 1900. Byron (New York, N.Y.), photographer. Detroit Publishing Company, publisher. LOC original medium: dry plate glass negative.

Down With Profiteering: early 1900s

Down With Profiteering: early 1900s

Title with photo is "Overalls Parade". Not sure what that means. Parade with people riding in miniature cars and walking. One sign says Down With Profiteering. Other signs says N.V.A. Club and Wear Celluloid Collars. Perhaps a union parade. No date with photo. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Manhattan From Brooklyn: 1905

Manhattan From Brooklyn: 1905

Heart of Manhattan from Brooklyn, New York City, between 1905 and 1910. Nice view of marine terminals on both sides of the East River. Detroit Publishing Company, publisher. LOC original medium: dry plate glass negative.

NYC Meat Riot: 1910

NYC Meat Riot: 1910

Crowd gathered in front of butcher shop during meat riot, New York City, 1910. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Pearlman's Book Shop: 1921

Pearlman's Book Shop: 1921

Pearlman's Book Shop, with sign for Easter Cards and antique car out front, at 933 G Street, N.W., Washington, D.C.. Photo taken between 1921 and 1922. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

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