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  • Barb Lantto
    Mar 1, 2012
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      I love old photography.

      So, Where are they?
       
      BARB
      From: Jewelle Baker <jewellebaker@...>
      >To: genpcncfir@yahoogroups.com
      >Sent: Thursday, March 1, 2012 4:44 PM
      >Subject: [genpcncfir] Fw: 40 Stunning Old Photos - A Piece of History
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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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      >----- Original Message -----
      >Sent: Tuesday, February 28, 2012 8:20 PM
      >Subject: Fwd: 40 Stunning Old Photos - A Piece of History
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      >      THESE ARE GREAT.
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      >      40 Stunning Old Photos - A Piece of History
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      >      Prospector and Pack dog ready for the summer trail
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      >      This is an intriguing picture of Prospector and dog ready for the summer trail.
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      >      It was taken in between ca. 1900 and ca. 1930.
      >
      >      Horse team on the Overland Trail
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      >      This picture was created in between ca. 1900 and 1927.
      >
      >      Two Girls Waffle House
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      >      This picture was made in between ca. 1900 and 1916.
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      >      Yukon Gold Company Dawson, 1914
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      >      This is a picture of 23 men posed outside Yukon Gold Co. Dawson,
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      >      1914. It was created in 1914.
      >
      >      Kodiak Alaska
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      >
      >      It was made in between ca. 1900 and 1923.
      >
      >      Nome Alaska July 4th parade on Front Street
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      >
      >      You are looking at an artistic picture of July 4th parade on
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      >      Front Street in Nome Alaska. It was created in 1916.
      >
      >      Pancho Villa on Horseback
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      >
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      >      Jos?oroteo Arango Ar?ula (5 June 1878 ? 20 July 1923), better
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      >      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,
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      >      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
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      >      This is a photo of Peddlers; shoe shine. Sept. 13, 1911. It
      >
      >      was made in 1911.
      >
      >      Teddy Roosevelt Speaking
      >
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      >
      >      This is an image of Teddy Roosevelt giving a fiery speech.
      >
      >      John Davison Rockefeller
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      >
      >
      >      John Davison Rockefeller (July 8, 1839 ? May 23, 1937)
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      >      was an American oil magnate. Rockefeller revolutionized
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      >      the petroleum industry and defined the structure of modern
      >
      >      philanthropy
      >
      >      Rural Mail Delivery
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      >      This is a rare image of Rural Mail Delivery. It was taken in
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      >      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
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      >      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
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      >      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
      >
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      >      Council of Indian Chiefs who Negotiated with General Miles
      >
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      >     
      >      Bird?s-Eye View of Deadwood
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      >      The picture shows Section of small city showing residential
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      >      and commercial buildings; trees and mountains in
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      >      background. It was taken in 1887 by Grabill, John C. H.,
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      >      photographer.
      >
      >      Wright Brothers Glider in Flight
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      >      This is an extraordinary photo of Wright Brothers Glider in
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      >      Flight. It was made in 1911.
      >
      >      Pouring whiskey into a Sewer During Prohibition
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      >      It was made in between 1909 and 1932, during the Prohibition.
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      >      Moonshine Still
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      >
      >
      >      The photograph illustrates Lt. O.T. Davis, Sergt. J.D. McQuade,
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      >      George Fowler of Internal Revenue Service and H.G. Bauer with
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      >      the largest still ever taken in the national capitol. It was made in 1922.
      >
      >      Drug Store
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      >
      >
      >      This is an extraordinary photo of Aerial view of interior of
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      >      People?s Drug Store, 7th and E Streets, Washington, D.C.,
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      >      with soda fountain. It was made in 1909.
      >
      >      Newspaper Boy
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      >
      >
      >      Boy selling The Washington Daily News ? sign on his hat
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      >      reads, ?Have you read The News? One cent? ? headline reads
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      >      ?Millionaire tax rends G.O.P.?. It was taken in 1921.
      >
      >      U.S. Navy Pilots
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      >      In this photo you can see navy pilots who will go to England for
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      >      the Schneider Cup races. It was made in 1923.
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      >      Man Drinking Beer during Prohibition
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      >      It was made in between 1920 and 1932.
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      >      Cadillac Dealership
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      >      This picture was made in 1927.
      >
      >      Ford?s Theater
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      >
      >
      >      The photograph illustrates location where Abraham Lincoln
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      >      was shot in 1865, showing what the area looked like at the
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      >      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
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      >      and 1865.
      >
      >      Abraham Lincoln on the Antietam Battlefield
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      >
      >      The picture above was taken on October 3, 1862. Lincoln is
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      >      shown standing on the Battlefield of Antietam. The following
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      >      day, October 4, 1862 his Emancipation Proclamation appeared
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      >      for the first time on the pages of Harper?s Weekly, the most
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      >      widely distributed newspaper of the day.
      >
      >      Taxicab strike in New York
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      >
      >      The image shows Taxicab strike New York in 1928.
      >
      >      Cincinnati Street Cars
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      >
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      >      This photo was made in 1913.
      >
      >      Jack Barrett with Barnum Circus
      >
      >
      >
      >      Photo shows Jack W.C. Barnett (right) who was a performer
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      >      with the Barnum and Bailey circus. The photo was taken
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      >      between ca. 1910 and ca. 1915.
      >
      >      Santa Claus and Children
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      >
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      >      This is a photo of Santa Claus and Children on the streets
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      >      of New York City circa 1900.
      >
      >      British boxers
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      >      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
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      >      Association. This photo was taken between ca. 1910 and ca. 1915.
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