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

 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
 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
 Family listening to the radio
 Four women by reflecting pool
 Group picture, women's band, University of Kentucky, 1930
Tennis players