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Railroad Rehab: 1938

Railroad Rehab: 1938

Workers welding on railroad tracks near Port Barre, Louisiana. Photo taken by photographer Russell Lee in 1938. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: 35 mm nitrate negative.

Reading to His Peeps: 1936

Reading to His Peeps: 1936

Depression era photo of farmers hanging out in front of a store in Prairie City, Missouri. Note the boxes of Kellogg's Wheat Krispies in the window. Photo taken in 1936 by photographer Carl Mydans for the U.S. Resettlement Administration. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: 35 mm nitrate negative.

Seaside Pet Tricks: 1913

Seaside Pet Tricks: 1913

1913 studio photo of young woman in vintage swimsuit with little white dog on a faux beach. LOC original medium: photographic print.

Armpit Check: 1936

Armpit Check: 1936

Cigar store Indian and proprietor in front of newsstand, Manchester, New Hampshire. Photo taken in 1936 by U.S. Resettlement Administration photographer Carl Mydans. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: 35 mm nitrate negative.

Fabulous Flapper: 1920s

Fabulous Flapper: 1920s

Vintage fashion photo of American actress Betty Compson, wearing a sexy 1920s flapper dress, making a grand entrance. No date with photo, but she was born in 1897, so probably 1920s. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Antique Farm Equipment: 1936

Antique Farm Equipment: 1936

Vintage photo of farm equipment exhibit by International Harvester, Eastern States Fair, Springfield, Massachusetts. Photo taken in 1936 by photographer Carl Mydans for the U.S. Resettlement Administration. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: 35 mm nitrate negative.

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