Shorpy June 02, 2017

Considered a long shot to win the nomination, Warren Harding was elected in a landslide. After just 17 months in the White House, he died of a heart attack.
Washington, D.C., circa 1919. “Senator Warren G. Harding, Republican of Ohio.” National Photo Company Collection glass negative


San Francisco, 1937. “Policeman and Pontiac at Golden Gate Park.” 8×10 negative, late of the Marilyn Blaisdell and Wyland Stanley collections.


“Dick turned the volume up to 11 to drown out the sound of Mary’s infernal pecking, while silently she plotted her revenge. Well, not really silently — Mary was typing her plan at the kitchen table.”
December 1957. Washington, D.C. “Man tuning console radio while woman in next room types.” 35mm negative from the News Photo Archive.