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Miners' Labor Day Band: 1940

Miners' Labor Day Band: 1940

High school band at the miners' Labor Day celebration, Silverton, Colorado. Photo taken in September 1940 by FSA photographer Russell Lee. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: 35 mm nitrate negative.

Georgia Baseball: 1938

Georgia Baseball: 1938

Vintage 1930s photo of guys on a baseball team at Irwinville Farms, Georgia. Photograph taken in May, 1938 by FSA photographer John Vachon. FSA / OWI Photograph collection. LOC original medium: 35 mm nitrate negative.

Vintage Baseball in North Carolina: 1939

Vintage Baseball in North Carolina: 1939

4th of July hangout, near Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Rural filling stations became community centers and general loafing grounds. The men in the baseball uniforms were on a local team called Cedar Grove. Old photo with visible gas pump taken in 1939 by photographer Dorothea Lange. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: nitrate negative.

U.S. Army Boxers: 1920s

U.S. Army Boxers: 1920s

Boxers in the ring at boxing match, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D.C.. Post WW1 era photo taken between 1918 and 1928. LOC original medium: glass negative.

VE Day in Jerusalem: 1945

VE Day in Jerusalem: 1945

V.E. Day celebration in Jerusalem, May 8, 1945. Barclay's Bank decorated with British flags. Victory in Europe Day is the day when the World War II Allies formally accepted the unconditional surrender of Nazi Germany and the end of Adolf Hitler's Third Reich. Matson Photo Service, photographer. LOC original medium: 4 x 5 inch safety film negative.

Fumigating Santa Claus: 1921

Fumigating Santa Claus: 1921

Police officers having fun fumigating Santa Claus, Christmas, 1921. National Photo Company Collection. LOC original medium: glass negative.

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