Patriotic

Vestal Virgin: 1908

Vestal Virgin: 1908

Miss Goodrich breaking bottle and naming collier (coal ship) 'Vestal'. Ship launch at Brooklyn Navy Yard, New York City, 1908. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

War Camp Canteen: 1910s

War Camp Canteen: 1910s

U.S. Navy sailors with records and phonograph at a War Camp Community Service canteen. Probably during World War One. Bain News Service, publisher. George Grantham Bain Collection. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Skilled Hands: 1942

Skilled Hands: 1942

World War Two toy factory conversion. From LOC: "The hands of Lucille Ciecko, worker in a New England plant, tells the story of conversion in its simpler aspects. Lucille used to drill casings for toy locomotives. Here she is changing the drill on her press, about to begin the more vital work of today - drilling holes for wires in parachute flare casings.

Patriotic Pitch: 1908

Patriotic Pitch: 1908

Crowd at railroad station hearing presidential candidate William Howard Taft speak from train, Ada, Minnesota, 1908. Taft won, defeating William Jennings Bryan. Bain News Service, publisher. George Grantham Bain Collection. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Patriotic Pooch: early 1900s

Patriotic Pooch: early 1900s

Lieutenant Warren Auerbach with his patriotic dog, wrapped in American flag. Anybody know the breed? No date with the photo, but likely World War One since the Bain News Service collection at LOC is mostly early 1900s to 1920s. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Anah Shriners Band: 1923

Anah Shriners Band: 1923

Anah Shriners Band from Bangor, Maine. Location not identified, but possibly Union Station in Washington, D.C.. 1923 photograph in the National Photo Company Collection. LOC original medium: glass negative.

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