Autos

Horse Power on the Farm: 1940

Horse Power on the Farm: 1940

Farmall tractor and draft horse on a farm in Jasper County, Iowa. Photo taken by photographer John Vachon in 1940. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. Vintage photos provided by LOC. Original medium: nitrate negative.

Roanoke Farms Construction: 1938

Roanoke Farms Construction: 1938

Old cars at community center construction project in the white settlement of Roanoke Farms, North Carolina. Photo taken in 1938 by photographer John Vachon. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: 35 mm nitrate negative.

Firefighter Training: 1910

Firefighter Training: 1910

Firemen studying an antique car motor. Photo taken between 1910 and 1915. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Rough Baby Blanket: 1939

Rough Baby Blanket: 1939

Great Depression era photo of a baby from Mississippi propped up against a burlap bag in a 1930s truck. Picture taken at a Farm Security Administration camp, Merrill, Oregon in 1939 by photographer Dorothea Lange. FSA/OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Law of the Ranger in Minneapolis: 1937

Law of the Ranger in Minneapolis: 1937

Street scene with old 1930s cars in front of the Alamo Theater. Lots of great old movie posters including Law of the Ranger, Shadow of Chinatown, and The Outer Gate. Photo taken in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1937 by photographer John Vachon. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: 35 mm nitrate negative.

Voting Rights March: 1916

Voting Rights March: 1916

Women's suffrage movement march on the Capitol at Washington, D.C., 1916. Harris & Ewing, photographer. LOC original medium: glass negative.

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