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Marble Match: early 1900s

Marble Match: early 1900s

Boys playing marbles on the roof of a building. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: 8 x 10 inch glass negative.

Geraldine Farrar with Pekingese: early 1900s

Geraldine Farrar with Pekingese: early 1900s

Actress Geraldine Farrar with her Pekingese. Photo shows Ms. Farrar dressed in elaborate early 1900s style hat and coat. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Rialto Theatre Panel Truck: 1926

Rialto Theatre Panel Truck: 1926

Rialto Theatre panel truck, Washington, D.C.. Universal Picture Corp., distinctive photoplays. Photo taken between 1910 and 1926. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Lion Tamer: 1897

Lion Tamer: 1897

Adgie and her Trained Lions. Circus act photo showing a woman dancing in a cage with lions. Photo taken in 1897. LOC original medium: photographic print.

Atlantic City Taffy: 1921

Atlantic City Taffy: 1921

Opera singer Florence Macbeth giving candy to children, possibly in New York City or New Jersey. Concession stand behind her has signs for Atlantic City salt water taffy. Photo taken in 1921. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Cowboy Band at the White House: 1929

Cowboy Band at the White House: 1929

Mrs. Hoover and Cowboy band at the White House, 1929. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

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