Friday, July 22, 2016

"French and German Troops Jeering at Each Other on the Frontier at Lorraine" (1902)


"French and German troops jeering at each other on the frontier at Lorraine," 1902. From Black and White Budget.

Monday, July 18, 2016

Union Navy Officers and Sailors Posing on the Deck of the USS Sciota Shortly After the Union Sunken Gunboat Was Raised From Twelve Feet of Water in Mobile Bay, Alabama (1865)


Union Navy officers and sailors posing on the deck of the USS Sciota shortly after the sunken gunboat was raised from twelve feet of water in Mobile Bay, Alabama, April 1865. It had been sunk by a Confederate mine on April 14, 1865. From Miller's Photographic History of the Civil War.

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Daguerreotype Portrait of a Teacher and Her Students (1840's)


Daguerreotype portrait of an unidentified teacher and her students, American, c. 1840′s/1850′s.

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Austro-Hungarian Artillerymen Wearing Gas Masks Reloading a Field Gun Somewhere in Palestine (1917)


Austro-Hungarian artillerymen wearing gas masks reloading a field gun somewhere in Palestine, c. 1917.

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Thursday, July 7, 2016

Portrait of Midshipmen of the United States Naval Academy Class of 1866 Posing in Front of the Herndon Monument in Annapolis, Maryland (1866)


Portrait of midshipmen of the United States Naval Academy Class of 1866 posing in front of the Herndon Monument in Annapolis, Maryland, c. 1866. From Miller's Photographic History of the Civil War.

Saturday, July 2, 2016

Stereoview Portrait of a Group Posing With an Ox-Drawn Wagon Named Milliken’s Lightning in a Street in Biddeford, Maine (1800's)


Stereoview portrait of an unidentified group posing with an ox-drawn wagon named Milliken’s Lightning in a street in Biddeford, Maine. The wagon was possibly owned by an express company and the people possibly employees of the company. By B. F. Cole.

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