Autos

In the Shadow of the Capitol: 1935

In the Shadow of the Capitol: 1935

Description from photographer: "Slums near the Capitol, Washington, D.C. With the Capitol clearly in view, these houses exist under the most unsanitary conditions; outside privies, no inside water supply and overcrowded conditions." Old cars in the photo also. Photo taken in 1935 by photographer Carl Mydans for the U.S. Resettlement Administration.

Woodrow Wilson's Women: 1910s

Woodrow Wilson's Women: 1910s

Women, with sign celebrating his child labor movement accomplishments, campaign for Woodrow Wilson for President, probably 1916. No date on photo. Bain News Service, publisher. LOC original medium: glass negative.

San Augustine, Texas: 1939

San Augustine, Texas: 1939

Busy street scene, San Augustine, Texas. Photo taken in 1939 by photographer Russell Lee. Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information photograph. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Whistle Soda: 1921

Whistle Soda: 1921

Whistle brand soda pop delivery and advertising truck, between 1921 and 1922. National Photo Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Ohio Used Car lot: 1938

Ohio Used Car lot: 1938

Used car lot, Lancaster, Ohio. Photo taken in 1938 by photographer Ben Shahn for the U.S. Resettlement Administration. Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Auto Trailer Camp: 1936

Auto Trailer Camp: 1936

Scenes at the auto trailer camp, Dennis Port, Massachusetts. Photo taken in 1936 by photographer Carl Mydans for the U.S. Resettlement Administration. Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Photograph. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

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