Thursday, October 23, 2014

Harris & Ewing

 Air field, 1919-21
  
 Child roller skating with pillows, 1924
  
 Children playing in a park, 1919-21
  
 Children playing jump rope in a park, 1919-21
  
 Debutantes playing horse shoes. Left to right, 
Elizabeth Beale, Virginia Edwards, Jan-Feb 1923
  
 Flat spare tires are numerous around Washington these days for the youthful
 football players who have found an easier way to inflate the pigskin 
than using their lungs. Billy Friel shown inflating his football. 1924
 
 Heated taxi cab, February 1936
  
 Ice skating at Lincoln Memorial, Washington, DC, January 1922
  
 Painting portraits of Native Americans, 1936
  
Snow, Washington, DC, January 1922

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Cotton Carnival

This Cotton Carnival, held in Memphis, Tennessee in May 1940, was photographed by Marion Post Wolcott.










Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Lafayette Studio

 Lexington’s Children’s Theatre group, 1944
  
 Man and woman sitting on brick wall drinking soda, 1939
  
 Miss Kentucky beauty contest, 1932
  
 Mr. & Mrs. Guy Preston Richardson wedding, 1949
  
 Mrs. John Y. Brown, childrens' party (birthday?), 1935
  
 Mrs. Rhodes Estill, mock wedding with Kitchen Cabinet Orchestra, 1932
  
 Pollie McGilliard birthday party group portrait, 1948
  
 Raid on moonshine still, 1931
  
 Singer Sewing Machine Company, young girls 
standing and sitting for a group portrait, 1939
  
State Theatre, children dressed as Native-Americans 
to promote "The Indians Are Coming," 12 episode serial, 1931

Monday, October 20, 2014

Leslie Jones

 Canoers
  
 Chorus line
  
 College women
  
 Cow gals with the W.T. Johnson Rodeo, ca. 1936
  
 Crowd listening to speech by a "Red" on Boston Common, 1931
  
 Dancer
  
 Dirty alley, Boston, 1942
  
 Furniture made out of newspapers
  
 Girl with camera
  
Group in new boat in Chelsea Creek in East Boston, sure sign of spring, 1931
 
Courtesy of the Boston Public Library, Leslie Jones Collection

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Louis Edward Nollau

 4-H entrants in musical competition, Boy's Reform School Band 
with band leader, Greendale, Kentucky, 1926
  
 4-H Students and teachers from Kentucky rural schools during 
Rural School Week in front of Natural Science Building
  
 4-H Students from a Kentucky rural school during Rural School Week, 1926
  
 Children building a log cabin
  
 Children with homemade airplane
  
 Exercising
  
 Family listening to the radio
  
 Four women by reflecting pool
  
 Group picture, women's band, University of Kentucky, 1930
    
Tennis players