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FDNY Engine Test: 1913

FDNY Engine Test: 1913

Photo shows competition of motor pumper engines held by the International Association of Fire Engineers, New York City, Sept. 3, 1913. Pumper engines drew water from the Hudson River. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2009). Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Down Home Music: 1938

Down Home Music: 1938

Black musicians playing accordion and washboard in front of store, near New Iberia, Louisiana. Photo taken in 1938 by photographer Russell Lee. Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Gold Rush: 1898

Gold Rush: 1898

Gold mining group in Sheep Camp, Alaska, enroute to the Klondike, Yukon Territory. 1898 photo of a group of men in front of Grand Pacific Hotel. Stereo photograph copyrighted by B.L. Singley (Keystone View Company). LOC original medium: stereograph card.

Robert E. Byrd with Hydroaeroplane: 1925

Robert E. Byrd with Hydroaeroplane: 1925

Aviator / explorer Lieutenant Robert E. Byrd, U.S.N. in front of biplane seaplane, April 27, 1925. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Sick Bay on the Brooklyn: 1896

Sick Bay on the Brooklyn: 1896

Sailors in sick bay on the U.S. Navy cruiser U.S.S. Brooklyn between 1896 and 1901. Detroit Publishing Company. LOC original medium: dry plate glass negative.

Boy Scout Corn Harvest: 1917

Boy Scout Corn Harvest: 1917

Boy Scouts on the farm, 1917. Grew up out in the country and never saw corn that tall. Harris & Ewing, photographer. LOC original medium: glass negative.

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