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Bog Trotters Band: 1937

Bog Trotters Band: 1937

Bog Trotters Band, Galax, Virginia. Back row: Uncle Alex Dunford, fiddle; Fields Ward, guitar; Wade Ward, banjo. Front row: Crockett Ward, fiddle; Doc Davis, autoharp. 1937 photo by a CBS photographer at the time of the A. Lomax School of the Air Broadcast in Galax. From the Lomax collection of photographs of bluegrass and folk musicians, primarily in the southern United States and the Bahamas.

Crash Thompson Redux: 1940

Crash Thompson Redux: 1940

Guy posed with a car that says Crash Thompson. Another photo posted here about a month ago shows the side of the car which says Death Defying Thrill Driver. Probably Crash, possibly not.

Tom Mix's Horse Tony: 1925

Tom Mix's Horse Tony: 1925

Western movie star Tom Mix's horse 'Tony' in a wagon drawn by tractor, 1925. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Mary Pickford: early 1900s

Mary Pickford: early 1900s

Movie star Mary Pickford with guitar. Bain News Service, publisher. No date recorded on caption card. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Boston Terrier: 1920s

Boston Terrier: 1920s

Composer J.C. Smith with Boston Terrier. No date with photo but likely 1910s or 1920s. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Labor Day Clowns: 1940

Labor Day Clowns: 1940

Band and clowns at Labor Day celebration, Silverton, Colorado. Photo taken in 1940 by photographer Russell Lee. Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

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