Fashion

Sunbonnet Ladies on Wash Day: 1936

Sunbonnet Ladies on Wash Day: 1936

Women washing clothes in tub near garage with antique car and wagon, Crabtree Recreational Project, near Raleigh, North Carolina. Photo taken in 1936 by photographer Carl Mydans for the U.S. Resettlement Administration. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Palomino Pony: 1915

Palomino Pony: 1915

Young woman riding sidesaddle on palomino horse, 1915. Harris & Ewing, photographer. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Ozark Farmeress Revisited: 1940

Ozark Farmeress Revisited: 1940

Another photo of the wife of an Ozark Mountains, Missouri farmer, lighting a pipe. We posted a closer view of her quite a while back. Photo taken in 1940 by photographer John Vachon. Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Fashion Faux Pas: 1922

Fashion Faux Pas: 1922

Little boy dressed in a very odd outfit, 1922. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Far Rockaway From the Inlet: 1904

Far Rockaway From the Inlet: 1904

Far Rockaway, Long Island, New York from the inlet, 1904. Nice old photo with bowling alley sign, pedestrian bridge and women in early 1900s fashion. Detroit Publishing Company. LOC original medium: dry plate glass negative.

New Years Day in Chinatown: early 1900s

New Years Day in Chinatown: early 1900s

New Year's Day in Chinatown, New York City, early 1900s. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

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