Cool stuff from long ago
Embraceable Ewe: May 1936. "Farmer of Franklin County, Kansas." Medium format nitrate negative by Arthur Rothstein for the Farm Security Administration.
Embraceable Ewe: 1936
Joseph Velcich?, seven years old. Beginning to pick shrimp for Peerless Oyster Co. Location: Bay St. Louis, Mississippi. Date Created/Published: 1911 March. LOC original medium: 1 photographic print. Picture of child labor by Lewis Wickes Hine.
Johnny Cash and his older brother, Jack, in 1936. Jack died at age 15 in a sawmill accident. Johnny Cash's name was plain J.R. until he enlisted in the air force. They didn't allow plain initials, so he chose the name John.
Jack And Johnny Cash - Picture From 'House Of Cash'
1956. A young Elvis Presley at home in Memphis with mom Gladys, and an impressive assortment of stuffed animals.
Shorpy Historical Photo Archive | Vintage Fine Art Prints
Elvis helping Johnny Cash with his hair - Iconic
Elvis and Little Lisa-Marie...For a Moment, Just A Loving Dad and Not The "King of Rock 'N Roll"--What A Special Shot...
"I never worry about diets. The only carrots that interest me are the number you get in a diamond." – Mae West
Mae West in She Done Him Wrong, 1933
Alabama Crimson Tide football ca. 1910s
Five Alabama Greats You've Probably Never Heard Of
Mar. 31, 1925. Congress authorizes the Mount Rushmore National Memorial. Construction on the memorial began in 1927, and the presidents' faces were completed between 1934 and 1939.