Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Wonderful Collection of Old Photos
A real treasure, history that we’ll never see again ~~~
This is an intriguing picture of Prospector and dog ready for the summer trail.
It was taken in between circa. 1900 and circa. 1930.
Horse team on the Overland Trail
This picture was created in between circa. 1900 and 1927.
Two Girls Waffle House
This picture was made in between circa. 1900 and 1916.
Yukon Gold Company Dawson , 1914
23 men posed outside Yukon Gold Co. Dawson , 1914.
Made in between circa. 1900 and 1923.
Nome, Alaska July 4th parade on Front Street
July 4th,1916 parade on Front Street in Nome, Alaska .
Poncho Villa on Horseback
Josoroteo Arango Arula (5 June 1878 - 20 July 1923),
better known by his pseudonym Francisco Villa
or his pet name (hypocorism) Pancho Villa, was one of the most
prominent Mexican Revolutionary generals.
New York City Fire Department
Firemen posed on fire engine, New York City between circa. 1908 and 1916.
Here`s a stunning image of Titanic survivors on way to
rescue ship Carpathia. It was taken in 1912.
Peddlers; shoe shine. Sept. 13, 1911.
Teddy Roosevelt Speaking
Teddy Roosevelt giving a fiery speech.
John Davison Rockefeller
John Davison Rockefeller (May 23, 1937) American oil magnate who revolutionized
the petroleum industry and defined the structure of modern philanthropy.
Rural Mail Delivery
Rare image of Rural Mail Delivery, taken in 1914 by Harris & Ewing.
It was taken between 1905 and 1945 by Harris & Ewing.
An original image of Old General Store taken 1917 or 1918 by Harris & Ewing..
Important picture of Slaves Reunion Lewis
Martin, Age 100; Martha Elizabeth Banks, Age 104;
Amy Ware, Age 103; Reverend S.P. Drew, Born Free
taken in 1917 by Harris & Ewing.
Lakota Sioux Camp
Taken in 1891 by Gra bill , John C. H., photographer.
Traditional dress and gear of an authentic old west cowboy
taken in 1888 by Gra bill , John C. H., photographer.
Hotel Minnekahta, Hot Springs , Dakota Territory
Created in 1889 by Gra bill , John C H.., photographer.
Council of Indian Chiefs
Council of Indian Chiefs who Negotiated with General Miles.
Bird's-Eye View of Deadwood
Section of small city showing residential and commercial buildings;
trees and mountains in background taken in 1887
by Gra bill , John C. H., photographer.
Wright Brothers Glider in Flight
Extraordinary photo of Wright Brothers Glider in Flight in 1911.
Pouring whiskey into a Sewer During Prohibition
Made in between 1909 and 1932, during the Prohibition.
Photograph illustrates Lt. O.T. Davis, Sgt. J.D. McQuade,
George Fowler of Internal Revenue Service and H.G. Bauer
with the largest still ever taken in the national capitol in 1922.
Extraordinary photo of aerial view of interior of
People's Drug Store, 7th and E Streets, Washington , D.C. ,
with soda fountain in 1909.
Boy selling The Washington Daily News - sign on his hat
reads, "Have you read The News? One cent" - headline reads
"Millionaire tax rends G.O.P" in 1921.
U.S. Navy Pilots
Navy pilots who went to England for the Schneider Cup races in 1923.
Man Drinking Beer during Prohibition
Made in between 1920 and 1932.
Made in 1927.
Location showing what the area looked like in 1865
at time of Abraham Lincoln's assassination.
U.S. Treasury. Washington, D.C., showing old Riggs
Hotel, 15th & G. N.W. between 1860 and 1865.
Abraham Lincoln on the Antietam Battlefield
October 3, 1862, Lincoln standing on the Battlefield of Antietam .
The following day, October 4, 1862 his Emancipation Proclamation
appeared for the first time on the pages of Harper's Weekly,
the most widely distributed newspaper of the day.
Taxicab strike in New York
Taxicab strike New York in 1928.
Cincinnati Street Cars
This photo was made in 1913.
Jack Barrett with Barnum Circus
Jack W.C. Barnett (right), performer with the Barnum and Bailey
circus taken between circa. 1910 and circa. 1915.
Santa Claus and Children
Santa Claus and Children on the streets of New York City circa 1900.