Jiggsy Gallery

Getting Some Sun: 1924

Getting Some Sun: 1924

Prince Antoine Bibesco of Romanian Legation, getting some sun with cocker spaniels, reading a script for the play Married Life, 1924. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Souvenirs for the Mantel: 1940s

Souvenirs for the Mantel: 1940s

Italian soldier with captured Austrian shells. Old 1930s or 1940s WW2 photo published by Bain News Service. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Marine Corps Motorcycle: 1922

Marine Corps Motorcycle: 1922

Marine Corps Brigadier General Smedley Butler in a big car with motorcycle escort. Photo taken in June of 1922. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Buck Jones in Hello Trouble: 1937

Buck Jones in Hello Trouble: 1937

Midcity theater, Washington, D.C.. Great old photo with vintage western movie posters. The name on the window above the Midcity sign to the right is S. H. Dudley, producer and promoter. Sherman H. Dudley was an African American actor, developed the first black vaudeville circuit, produced minstrel shows and owned theaters.

May the Best Cattle Win: 1936

May the Best Cattle Win: 1936

Cattle being judged at the stock show, Eastern States Fair, Springfield, Massachusetts, 1936. Photo taken by photographer Carl Mydans for the U.S. Resettlement Administration. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium 35 mm nitrate negative.

Siesta on the Siegfried Line: 1945

Siesta on the Siegfried Line: 1945

American soldiers resting among ruins of building during WW2. The photo was taken by photographer Toni Frissell in 1945 on the Siegfried Line, in the Rhone Valley at the German Front. LOC original medium: photographic print.

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