Monday, March 27, 2017

Indiana University

Dancing at the Band Picnic, October 1940
Maple Hall residents, April 1947
Music classroom, June 1948
Practice teaching, January 1949
Residents at West Hall listening to Stan Kenton records, January 1949

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Ole Tobias Olsen

Christiania. Egeberg. Hansteen and Milda, 1860-1900
Four people in a carriage, 1860-1900
Group of Junkerdalen, 1860-1900
Handelsmand Meyer with family, 1860-1900
Kvitenget. Peder Mikkelsen and family, 1860-1900
Source: Wikimedia Commons

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Herbert F. Cooper

Coronation scene, Strabane, ca. 1911
Horse-drawn Bus (in the Bowling Green), ca. 1910
Main street, Strabane, ca. 1920
Newtown-Kennedy Street, Strabane, ca. 1910
The Mourne, Strabane, ca. 1910

Friday, March 24, 2017

Harris & Ewing

Blanche Noyes, who in 1930 took John D. Rockefeller, Jr., for his first and only air ride, has been appointed an air marking pilot for the Bureau of Air Commerce, U.S. Department of Commerce
Performance group, 1932-33
Police rout Communists with tear gas at demonstration 
during congress opening, December 1930
Spanish dancers. Betty Ross (kneeling) and Zellah Bladen, 1929
Winners in National Spelling Bee received by President Coolidge, May 23, 1927

Thursday, March 23, 2017

William Letts Oliver

We are back to posting new material.

Olvina Winery, Livermore, California
Party in rowboat
Shipwreck Atlantic (whaleboat) on beach near Cliff House, San Francisco
Sierra Buttes Mine brass band
Woman standing next to World's Fair Premium Searchlight, Mt. Lowe?

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Courting Couples

A section of the crowd in Martin Place, Sydney during 
the Victory Pacific celebrations, 15 August 1945
Burt V. Brooks: Three couples in a field of boulders, Greenwich, Mass., ca. 1910
George Brassaï: The Kiss, 1935-37
Ray Gurney and Dora Miller skating on Squire Pond, 1903
Sam Hood: Royal Price Alfred Hospital Christmas kiss, Sydney, December 1944
The happy couple, posing in front of a house on the corner of Old Common and Bolton Station Road, prepares to take their new Hupmobile for a spin, Lancaster, Massachusetts

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Card Games

Abbott and Saunder families playing cards, New Zealand, ca. 1900
Charles Fenno Jacobs: Southington, Connecticut. A bridge party, May 1942
Esther Bubley: Girls entertaining their guests in one 
of the two card rooms, Arlington Farms, 1943
Joseph Pennell: Four people playing cards, 1899
M.D. Elias: Gunners relax playing cards in the 
shade of cactus trees in Tunisia, May 1943
Playing canasta, Nova Scotia
The tamest game of cards ever recorded in Kentucky - 
no chips and the people around have no scared looks, 1906