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Police Line Up: 1923

Police Line Up: 1923

Edgar E. Porter, one of the White House policeman, was detailed to care for the lost and strayed children during the Easter egg rolling at the White House. LOC Summary: Officer Edgar E. Porter, full-length portrait, seated on a chair, holding two children on his lap and with several children standing to his right and left during the annual White House Easter egg roll.

NYC Lodging House

NYC Lodging House

New York City lodging house. Kids in front of the Christmas tree. No date recorded. Published by Bain News Service. LOC original medium: glass negative.

NYC Flower Vendor: 1904

NYC Flower Vendor: 1904

Flower vendor's Easter display, New York City. Photograph taken in 1904. Published by Detroit Publishing Company. LOC original medium: glass negative - dry plate.

Little Lassies: 1955

Little Lassies: 1955

Two of the lassies from Bob Barrett's Pipers and Drummers, wearing Irish band uniforms, at Saint Patrick's Day Parade, New York City. Photograph taken in 1955. Photo by Walter Abertin. Part of New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: photographic print.

Women's Trade Union League: 1908

Women's Trade Union League: 1908

Labor Day Parade, float of Women's Trade Union League, New York. Photograph taken September 7, 1908. Published by Bain News Service. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Pro Bono Publico: 1907

Pro Bono Publico: 1907

The "Rex" pageant, Mardi Gras Day, New Orleans, Louisiana. Photograph taken in 1907. LOC original medium: photographic print.

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