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18330Fw: 40 Stunning Old Photos - A Piece of History

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  • Jewelle Baker
    Mar 1, 2012
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      Hello Group....
      One of our members sent me the below photographs ........ fascinating!!!
      Hope y'all enjoy them as much as I did!!!! Thank you Jack!!!
      Jewelle

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      40 Stunning Old Photos - A Piece of History


      Prospector and Pack dog ready for the summer trail



      This is an intriguing picture of Prospector and dog ready for the summer trail.

      It was taken in between ca. 1900 and ca. 1930.

      Horse team on the Overland Trail



      This picture was created in between ca. 1900 and 1927.

      Two Girls Waffle House



      This picture was made in between ca. 1900 and 1916.

      Yukon Gold Company Dawson, 1914



      This is a picture of 23 men posed outside Yukon Gold Co. Dawson,

      1914. It was created in 1914.

      Kodiak Alaska



      It was made in between ca. 1900 and 1923.

      Nome Alaska July 4th parade on Front Street



      You are looking at an artistic picture of July 4th parade on

      Front Street in Nome Alaska. It was created in 1916.

      Pancho Villa on Horseback



      Jos?oroteo Arango Ar?ula (5 June 1878 ? 20 July 1923), better

      known by his pseudonym Francisco Villa or its hypocorism Pancho

      Villa, was one of the most prominent Mexican Revolutionary generals.

      New York City Fire Department



      You are looking at picture of Firemen posed on fire engine,

      New York City. It was taken in between ca. 1908 and 1916.

      Titanic Survivors



      Here`s a stunning image of Titanic survivors on way to

      rescue ship Carpathia. It was taken in 1912.

      Shoe Shine



      This is a photo of Peddlers; shoe shine. Sept. 13, 1911. It

      was made in 1911.

      Teddy Roosevelt Speaking



      This is an image of Teddy Roosevelt giving a fiery speech.

      John Davison Rockefeller



      John Davison Rockefeller (July 8, 1839 ? May 23, 1937)

      was an American oil magnate. Rockefeller revolutionized

      the petroleum industry and defined the structure of modern

      philanthropy

      Rural Mail Delivery



      This is a rare image of Rural Mail Delivery. It was taken in

      1914 by Harris & Ewing.

      Filling Car With Gas



      It was taken between 1905 and 1945 by Harris & Ewing.

      General Store



      This is an original image of Old General Store. It was taken

      1917 or 1918 by Harris & Ewing.

      Slave Reunion



      This is an important picture of Slaves Reunion. Lewis

      Martin, Age 100; Martha Elizabeth Banks, Age 104;

      Amy Ware, Age 103; Reverend S.P. Drew, Born Free.

      It was taken in 1917 by Harris & Ewing.

      Lakota Sioux Camp



      It was taken in 1891 by Grabill, John C. H., photographer.

      Cowboy



      The photo shows the traditional dress and gear of an authentic

      old west cowboy. It was taken in 1888 by Grabill, John C. H.,

      photographer.

      Hotel Minnekahta, Hot Springs, Dakota Territory



      It was created in 1889 by Grabill, John C. H., photographer.

      Council of Indian Chiefs



      Council of Indian Chiefs who Negotiated with General Miles



      Bird?s-Eye View of Deadwood



      The picture shows Section of small city showing residential

      and commercial buildings; trees and mountains in

      background. It was taken in 1887 by Grabill, John C. H.,

      photographer.

      Wright Brothers Glider in Flight



      This is an extraordinary photo of Wright Brothers Glider in

      Flight. It was made in 1911.

      Pouring whiskey into a Sewer During Prohibition



      It was made in between 1909 and 1932, during the Prohibition.

      Moonshine Still



      The photograph illustrates Lt. O.T. Davis, Sergt. J.D. McQuade,

      George Fowler of Internal Revenue Service and H.G. Bauer with

      the largest still ever taken in the national capitol. It was made in 1922.

      Drug Store



      This is an extraordinary photo of Aerial view of interior of

      People?s Drug Store, 7th and E Streets, Washington, D.C.,

      with soda fountain. It was made in 1909.

      Newspaper Boy



      Boy selling The Washington Daily News ? sign on his hat

      reads, ?Have you read The News? One cent? ? headline reads

      ?Millionaire tax rends G.O.P.?. It was taken in 1921.

      U.S. Navy Pilots



      In this photo you can see navy pilots who will go to England for

      the Schneider Cup races. It was made in 1923.

      Man Drinking Beer during Prohibition



      It was made in between 1920 and 1932.

      Cadillac Dealership



      This picture was made in 1927.

      Ford?s Theater



      The photograph illustrates location where Abraham Lincoln

      was shot in 1865, showing what the area looked like at the

      time of the assassination.

      U.S. Treasury



      This is a photo of U.S. Treasury. Washington, D.C. Showing

      old Riggs Hotel, 15th & G. N.W. It was made between 1860

      and 1865.

      Abraham Lincoln on the Antietam Battlefield



      The picture above was taken on October 3, 1862. Lincoln is

      shown standing on the Battlefield of Antietam. The following

      day, October 4, 1862 his Emancipation Proclamation appeared

      for the first time on the pages of Harper?s Weekly, the most

      widely distributed newspaper of the day.

      Taxicab strike in New York



      The image shows Taxicab strike New York in 1928.

      Cincinnati Street Cars



      This photo was made in 1913.

      Jack Barrett with Barnum Circus



      Photo shows Jack W.C. Barnett (right) who was a performer

      with the Barnum and Bailey circus. The photo was taken

      between ca. 1910 and ca. 1915.

      Santa Claus and Children



      This is a photo of Santa Claus and Children on the streets

      of New York City circa 1900.

      British boxers



      Photo shows British boxers including Rueben Charles ?Rube?

      Warnes (1875-1961), W.W. Allen, R. Erskine, A. Spenceley, F.

      Parks with E.T. Calver, secretary of the Amateur Boxing

      Association. This photo was taken between ca. 1910 and ca. 1915.









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