Tag Archives: Shorpy Historical Photo Archive – Vintage Fine Art Prints

At Ease: 1863

“June 1863 Gettysburg Campaign. Fairfax Court House, Virginia. Capt. J.B. Howard, Office of Assistant Quartermaster, and group at headquarters, Army of the Potomac.” Wet plate glass negative by Timothy H. O’Sullivan. View full size.

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TB-X: 1941

January 11, 1941. “Triboro Hospital for Tuberculosis, Parsons Boulevard, Jamaica, Queens, New York. X-Ray viewing room. Eggers & Higgins, architect.” Large-format acetate negative by Gottscho-Schleisner. View full size.

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Ride This Train: 1968

Johnny Cash in 1968, near the Arkansas farm where he grew up. Going to Memphis, no doubt. From photos by Joel Baldwin for the Look magazine assignment “The Restless Ballad of Johnny Cash.” View full size.

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Hatchlings: 1942

October 1942. “New B-25 bombers lined up for final inspection and tests at the North American Aviation plant in Kansas City, Kansas.” 4×5 Kodachrome transparency by Alfred Palmer for the Office of War Information. View full size.

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Red Scarer: 1953

April 1953. Washington, D.C. “Sen. Joseph McCarthy of Wisconsin.” Kodachrome by Frank Bauman for the Look magazine assignment “Joe McCarthy: The Man With the Power.” Not to mention what looks like a pepper mill. View full size.

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