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Olympic Gold Medalist Adelaide Lambert: 1920s

Olympic Gold Medalist Adelaide Lambert: 1920s

American swimmer Adelaide Lambert in swimsuit with medals. She competed in the 1928 Olympics, winning the gold medal in the 4x100 m freestyle relay. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Ice Block Harvest: 1903

Ice Block Harvest: 1903

Ice harvesting, shooting the cakes wagons, 1903. Looks like a guy is riding a block of ice. Location unknown. Detroit Publishing Company, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Nice Form: 1922

Nice Form: 1922

Woman swinging a golf club, 1922. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Cuban World Champion Chess Player: 1915

Cuban World Champion Chess Player: 1915

Cuban world champion chess player Jose R. Capablanca, 1915. Harris & Ewing, photographer. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Potomac Boat Club Crew: 1921

Potomac Boat Club Crew: 1921

Potomac Boat Club Sema Sig, 1921. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Cleveland Indians, Worlds Champions: 1920

Cleveland Indians, Worlds Champions: 1920

Smoky Joe Wood, Cleveland Indians professional baseball player wearing a Worlds Champions uniform, 1920. Wood was an outfielder and sometime pitcher for the Indians when they won the World Series in 1920. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

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