The Roofettes: 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. National Photo Company Collection glass negative. Click to view full size.
Central Park, NYC, c. 1930
"Coal miner waiting for lift home." Capels, West Virginia, 1938. http://www.shorpy.com/node/21071 Marion Post Wolcott
New York circa 1917. "Skyscrapers, looking north toward towers of Woolworth and Singer buildings." Double-barreled tower in the foreground is the Adams Express Building.
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.