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Mojave Apache Couple: 1898

Mojave Apache Couple: 1898

Mojave Apache Henry Wilson and his wife. Native American studio portrait photo taken in 1898. Photograph by Adolf F. Muhr, photographer for F.A. Rinehart Studio, Omaha, Nebraska. LOC original medium: gelatin silver photographic print.

Ziegfeld Girl: 1923

Ziegfeld Girl: 1923

Ziegfeld Follies girl Lucile Layton. A native of Yonkers born in 1903, she died at age 101 in 2004. Layton was one of the last Ziegfeld Follies Girls, having appeared in the Follies from 1921 to 1924. Before that she was in the Midnight Frolics produced by Ziegfeld. As a child, she appeared in several D.W. Griffith films. National Photo Company photo published in 1923.

Prune Wafers, the Modern Fruit Laxative: 1898

Prune Wafers, the Modern Fruit Laxative: 1898

Window display of Hurlebaus' Drug Store, featuring California Prune Wafers, Irving's Dyspepsia Tablets, True Blood Tonic, and a chubby little baby selling something that I can't make out. Photo taken in late 1890s by photographer Frances Benjamin Johnston. LOC original medium: photographic print.

Living the Good Life: 1937

Living the Good Life: 1937

Old 1930s photo of woman opening the door of a big, beautiful antique convertible. Photograph taken in 1937 by FSA photographer John Vachon. FSA/OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: 35 mm nitrate negative.

Stylin' Suffragette: 1908

Stylin' Suffragette: 1908

Comedic film, theater and vaudeville actress, and suffragette Trixie Friganza, decending steps wearing large hat and suffrage movement sash, New York City, 1908. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Elsie Chokes Up: 1922

Elsie Chokes Up: 1922

Woman identified as Mrs. Elsie Patterson choking up on a putter. 1920s golf and women's fashion photo. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

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