Shorpy February 17, 2017

December 1940. “Putting up a new traffic signal in San Diego.” Photo by Russell Lee for the Farm Security Administration.


November 1942. “Lititz, Pennsylvania. Self-portrait at a public sale.” Photo by Marjory Collins (1912-1985) for the Office of War Information.


1943 Sometimes you just have to colorize. (The original black-and-white photo by Gordon Parks is here.) Selecting all those stars took forever!