Patriotic

Patriotic Performance: 1942

Patriotic Performance: 1942

Children staging a patriotic demonstration during World War Two, Southington, Connecticut, 1942. Fenno Jacobs, photographer. Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Collection. LOC original medium: color transparency.

GAR Parade: 1910

GAR Parade: 1910

Awesome photo of an old Civil War veteran, riding a tricycle with crutches over the handlebars, in a GAR (Grand Army of the Republic) parade. Patriotic 1910 photo with American flags, flowers, rifles, ribbons, a trombone player, men in uniform, etc.. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Patriotic Portrait: 1901

Patriotic Portrait: 1901

Young woman in white body suit holding an American flag as a backdrop. 1901 photo copyrighted by J. Fowzer, S.F.. LOC original medium: photographic print.

Uncle Samantha: 1942

Uncle Samantha: 1942

From LOC: "At Beecher Street School, whose student body consists of half Americans of Italian descent and half of Americans of Polish descent, Southington, Connecticut. The Queen of the May was Emily Schwak, of Polish extraction; the King, Philip D'Agostino, of Italian." World War Two victory garden sign in the background. 1942 photo by Fenno Jacobs.

Civil War Memories: 1913

Civil War Memories: 1913

The Conquered Banner - elderly man in uniform looking at canteen in front of Confederate flag. 1913 Civil War veteran photo print by Clinkenbeard; Copyright by C.V. Loy. LOC original medium: photographic print.

Stylin' Work Truck: 1921

Stylin' Work Truck: 1921

Semmes Motor Company service wagon in front of White House, Washington, D.C., between 1921 and 1922. Also says Dodge Bros. Service. on the side of the truck. National Photo Company Collection. LOC original medium: glass negative.

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