On the Road

Flower Car: 1914

Flower Car: 1914

Hidden behind the flowers is Mrs George Odell, suffragette. Antique car covered with flowers, 1914. Harris & Ewing. Original medium at LOC: glass negative.

Capitol Convoy: 1923

Capitol Convoy: 1923

Ford Motor Company procession at the Capitol, 1923. National Photo Company. Original medium at LOC: glass negative.

Cash Needed in Caples: 1938

Cash Needed in Caples: 1938

Miner waiting for ride home. Each miner pays twenty-five cents a week to owner of car. Caples, West Virginia, 1938. Photo by Marion Post Wolcott for the Farm Security Administration. Original medium at LOC: nitrate negative.

Camping at Indian Henry

Camping at Indian Henry

Camping party of men and women cooking at campfire and eating near tent in Indian Henry, Mt. Rainier National Park, Washington. Photo by Curtis & Miller, 1911-1920. National Photo Company. Original medium at LOC: photographic print.

Coconut Drove: 1922

Coconut Drove: 1922

Something new in Auto tops. George R. Wharff of Old Orchard Beach, Maine, and Joseph Fossard returning from Florida. When they lost their top, they thatched it with palm leaves which seem to answer every purpose. Gyp, their companion on the trip, has traveled 10,000 miles on the front fender as shown in the picture. Photo taken in front of a Vaudeville theater. National Photo Company, 1922.

California Dreamin': 1939

California Dreamin': 1939

Car entering Farm Security Administration (FSA) camp for migratory laborers at Indio, Coachella Valley, California. Photograph by Dorothea Lange for FSA. Original medium at LOC: nitrate negative.

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