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War Comes to Atlanta: 1864

War Comes to Atlanta: 1864

Atlanta, Georgia newspaper the Daily Intelligencer office by the railroad depot. Nice Civil War photo with a locomotive, a spirits distributor and a sign that says 'Lager Deer'. Photograph by George N. Barnard, 1864.

Night Train: 1943

Night Train: 1943

Time-lapse photograph of the Santa Fe Railroad yard, Kansas City, Kansas. 1943 photo by Jack Delano. Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Collection. LOC original medium: color transparency.

Locomotive Repair: 1943

Locomotive Repair: 1943

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway locomotive shop, Topeka, Kansas, 1943. Jack Delano, photographer. Farm Security Administration - Office of War Information Collection. LOC original medium: color transparency.

Madison Street, Chicago: 1900

Madison Street, Chicago: 1900

Madison Street East from Fifth Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, 1900. Another of the active street scenes with wonderful detail from Detroit Publishing Company. This is a magnified horizontal crop of the photo published at 6 am this morning. Click on View Detailed Image to see all of the great signs and activity in the photo. LOC original medium: glass negative - dry plate.

Magnolia Station: 1906

Magnolia Station: 1906

Automobile and horse drawn carriages parked outside the railroad station, Magnolia, Massachusetts. Photograph taken in 1906. Published by Detroit Publishing Company. LOC original medium: glass negative - dry plate.

Madison Street, Chicago: 1900

Madison Street, Chicago: 1900

Madison Street East from Fifth Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, 1900. Another of the active street scenes with wonderful detail from Detroit Publishing Company. A magnified horizontal crop of the area below the hanging sign will be published later today. Click on View Detailed Image to see all of the great signs and activity in the photo. LOC original medium: glass negative - dry plate.

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