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An African American woman posed next to car on Mulford Street, Homewood (Pittsburgh, PA), c. 1937
Female worker bottling ketchup at the original Heinz factory circa 1897. Pittsburgh, PA.
Pittsburgh, PA (1978)
July 1938. "Slums in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania." 35mm nitrate negative by Arthur Rothstein for the Farm Security Administration.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 1938
Coal miners bucket
Pride Street, William Eugene Smith, Pittsburgh, PA, 1955.
Coal Mine Fashion --- in the mining camp at Ameagle, West Virginia in the 1940s.
Pit ponies of the coal mines are easily the most controversial working horses in history. Here a mining horse posses with his coworkers. In the 1960s, mechanization eliminated pit ponies altogether.
Children in abandoned mining town, Jere, WV, 1938. Library of Congress.
Medium Vintage Thermos: $13
Isaac and Rosa 1863. Rosa is mixed race ancestry. Both were former slaves. Historic photos of "white" slaves