Rural Life

Teddy Bags a Coyote: 1905

Teddy Bags a Coyote: 1905

Teddy Roosevelt hunting party camped on Deep Red Creek, with their horses and dogs around a dead coyote, 1905. Copyright by Alexander Lambert. LOC original medium: photographic print on stereograph card.

Sunbonnet Sensation: 1936

Sunbonnet Sensation: 1936

Sunbonnet lady living the rural life in the midwest, 1936. No location or photographer information with the photo but others in the collection were taken in Missouri and Arkansas by photographer Carl Mydans for the U.S. Resettlement Administration. LOC original medium: 35 mm nitrate negative.

Coin Toss at the Fair: 1936

Coin Toss at the Fair: 1936

Coin toss game at the Fair, Morrisville, Vermont. Photo taken in August 1936 by photographer Carl Mydans for the U.S. Resettlement Administration. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. Depression era photograph provided by LOC. Original medium: 35 mm nitrate negative.

Old Sawmill Tractor: 1935

Old Sawmill Tractor: 1935

Sawmill workers and old tractor with spiked wheels, Irwinville Farms, Georgia. Photo taken by FSA photographer Arthur Rothstein between 1935 and 1942. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: 35 mm nitrate negative.

Teddy Goes Bear Hunting: 1905

Teddy Goes Bear Hunting: 1905

President Theodore (Teddy) Roosevelt, on horseback, returning to Glenwood Springs, Colorado after a bear hunt, 1905. Copyright, Underwood & Underwood. LOC original medium: photographic print.

Giant Fir Tree Ready to Fall: 1902

Giant Fir Tree Ready to Fall: 1902

Lumberjacks with axes and huge saw in front of a partially cut Giant Fir tree, 1902. Great old lumber industry photo taken by T.M. Kelso of Reynolds, Washington. LOC original medium: photographic print.

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