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Six clues to identify and date old tintype photographs.

September 1910. North Pownal, Vermont. "Clarence Wool, 11 years. Spinner in North Pownal Cotton Mill. Worked only during vacation." Photograph (original glass negative) and caption by Lewis Wickes Hine. View full size.

Close to Home: 1936 photo by Dorothea Lange Shorpy Photo Blog

The History Place - Dorothea Lange Photo Gallery: Little Money: Waiting for the Relief Checks

A high school student was sucked out of an airplane after it was struck by lightning. She fell 3.2 kilometers to the ground still strapped to her chair and lived. Only to endure a 9 day walk to the nearest civilzation. She was the sole survivor of 93 passengers and crew in the December 24, 1971, crash of LANSA Flight 508 in the Peruvian rainforest

Intense Dust Storm

Onslow, Australia, Dust Storm

Newspaper Article about Dust Storms in 1938

Arthur Rothstein - Dust storm, Amarillo, Texas, 1936

Sidney, Australia dust storm.

dust storm in Texas in 1935 - Run!

Dust storm in Liberal, 1935

People struggle to walk in a dust storm in Islamabad on May 25. Dust storms are common during this time of year, called Andhi by locals.

ARTHUR ROTHSTEIN. Dust Storm, Cimarron County, 1937.

Dust Storm, Morocco

Arthur Rothstein Dust storm, Amarillo, Texas, 1936