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    Early 1900s Photographer Posing Portrait - i'd love a print of this framed in my studio!

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    America during the Industrial Revolution

  • Yakhu

    Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Say Cheese: 1915

  • Mr Philippe

    Circa 1915. "Harris & Ewing. Posing Cliff Berryman." Political cartoonist Clifford Berryman at the Washington, D.C., photo studio founded in 1905 by George Harris and Martha Ewing. Harris & Ewing glass negative

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Photos circa 1950-1970's, by Vivian Maier: a nanny who lived in Chicago for most of her life and passed away in 2009 at the age of 83. Little more is known about her, except that she was an avid street photographer. Her work was discovered at an auction in 2007, more than 100,000 negatives and undeveloped rolls of film, sold by a storage facility who were cleaning out her locker for delinquent rent. www.vivianmaierpr...

Vivian Maier was a nanny who lived in Chicago. She died in 2009 at the age of 83. She was an avid street photographer but her work was left undiscovered until 2007 when a storage facility was cleaning out her locker for delinquent rent. ! Beautiful work!

Canada - In 1909 the millionaire French banker and philanthropist Albert Kahn embarked on an ambitious project to create a colour photographic record of, and for, the peoples of the world. As an idealist and an internationalist, Kahn believed that he could use the new autochrome process, the world's first user-friendly, true-colour photographic system, to promote cross-cultural peace and understanding.

Fall, 1953 La niñera Vivian MAyer


such a cunning shot; I love how your focus goes right to the child, even though they are such a small part of the photo spatially