Fashion

Prohibition Placement: 1922

Prohibition Placement: 1922

Woman in fur coat next to piano hiding a flask in her boot during prohibition. Note the swastika in the floor design. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Strike of the Ladies Tailors: 1910

Strike of the Ladies Tailors: 1910

Strike pickets, elegantly dressed women from Ladies Tailors, New York City, 1910. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Fur Fashion: 1920s

Fur Fashion: 1920s

Beautiful woman in luxurious fur coat. Women's fashion photo published by Bain News Service. No date with the photo, but likely 1920s. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Checking Under the Hood: 1939

Checking Under the Hood: 1939

Farmer and wife examining phonograph at estate auction near Tenstrike, Minnesota. Old cars in the background. Photo taken in 1939 by photographer John Vachon. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Sings and Sells His Own Songs: 1929

Sings and Sells His Own Songs: 1929

Main Street A La Cart, Burus Ballard bungalow, 1929. Sign across front of roof line says "Sings and Sells His Own Songs". Perhaps a traveling musician and his family. W. Rosendorf Furrier store sign behind the car. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Ready to Wrestle: 1920s

Ready to Wrestle: 1920s

American stage and film actress May Allison standing next to antique car. No info on what the outfit is for but kinda looks like she is headed to a wrestling match. Bain News Service, publisher. No date with photo, but probably 1920s. LOC original medium: glass negative.

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