Lower Manhattan, 1903, vintage nyc, (nypubliclibrary)

Lower Manhattan, 1903, vintage nyc, (nypubliclibrary)

Popemobile: 1905

Popemobile: 1905

"Coal miner waiting for lift home." Capels, West Virginia, 1938. http://www.shorpy.com/node/21071 Marion Post Wolcott

"Coal miner waiting for lift home." Capels, West Virginia, 1938. http://www.shorpy.com/node/21071 Marion Post Wolcott

Central Park, NYC, c. 1930

Central Park, NYC, c. 1930

New Orleans, c. 1900

New Orleans, c. 1900

Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Motley Crew: 1913 December 1913. Stevenson, Alabama. "One of the young workers of the Stevenson Cotton Mills. Apparently under twelve years." Don't worry, kid. All that lint should keep you warm. Photograph by Lewis Wickes Hine.

Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Motley Crew: 1913 December 1913. Stevenson, Alabama. "One of the young workers of the Stevenson Cotton Mills. Apparently under twelve years." Don't worry, kid. All that lint should keep you warm. Photograph by Lewis Wickes Hine.

Washington, D.C., July 1923. "Sunshine Girls." Also known as the Tiller Girls, a dance troupe originated by the British musical-theater impresario John Tiller.

Washington, D.C., July 1923. "Sunshine Girls." Also known as the Tiller Girls, a dance troupe originated by the British musical-theater impresario John Tiller.

What we call "Veterans Day" today was originally "Armistice Day" marking the day WWI ended. In this photo Americans celebrate news of German surrender on Wall Street November 1918.

What we call "Veterans Day" today was originally "Armistice Day" marking the day WWI ended. In this photo Americans celebrate news of German surrender on Wall Street November 1918.

New York circa 1903. "Flatiron Building, Broadway and Fifth Avenue." Another view of everyone's favorite proto-skyscraper, at anchor in Manhattan.   Would LOVE to have seen NY at that time.

New York circa 1903. "Flatiron Building, Broadway and Fifth Avenue." Another view of everyone's favorite proto-skyscraper, at anchor in Manhattan. Would LOVE to have seen NY at that time.

Washington, D.C., circa 1920. "Smallwood, 1726 P Street." A variety of window treatments here.

Washington, D.C., circa 1920. "Smallwood, 1726 P Street." A variety of window treatments here.

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