Cute Kids

Rough Baby Blanket: 1939

Rough Baby Blanket: 1939

Great Depression era photo of a baby from Mississippi propped up against a burlap bag in a 1930s truck. Picture taken at a Farm Security Administration camp, Merrill, Oregon in 1939 by photographer Dorothea Lange. FSA/OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

Bowler Hats at the Bear Pits: 1900

Bowler Hats at the Bear Pits: 1900

Men, women, and children out to visit the bears at a zoo in Memphis, Tennessee, between 1900 and 1920. Detroit Publishing Company. LOC original medium: 8 x 10 inch glass negative.

Pint-Sized Pantaloons: 1905

Pint-Sized Pantaloons: 1905

Vintage photo of children golfing at Mount Pleasant golf links, Bretton Woods, in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. The young boy is driving from the ninth tee of the course. Detroit Publishing Company photograph taken between 1900 and 1905. LOC original medium: 8 x 10 inch glass negative.

Fending Off Tuberculosis: 1920

Fending Off Tuberculosis: 1920

Hodge Open Air School, Cleveland, Ohio, between 1900 and 1920. The open air school concept was created to treat children with pre-tuberculosis symptoms. In this photo, the children are either in bed, wearing leg braces, or using crutches.

White Bear Wading: 1905

White Bear Wading: 1905

Women and children in Victorian fashion wading in the water at Wildwood Amusement Park, White Bear Lake, Mahtomedi, Minnesota near St. Paul. Nice old photo taken in 1905 showing the water slide in the background. Detroit Publishing Company. LOC original medium: 8 x 10 inch glass negative.

Québec Cartage and Transport: 1937

Québec Cartage and Transport: 1937

Québec Cartage and Transport bus picking up school children, Québec, Canada. Photo taken in September, 1937 by photographer Arthur Rothstein. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: 35 mm nitrate negative.

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