Shorpy March 16, 2017

Circa 1905. “Lower St. Regis Lake, Paul Smith’s Hotel, Adirondack Mountains, N.Y.” 8×10 inch glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company.



June 1918. “A serious operation by the Company Barber at American Military Hospital No. 5 at Auteuil, France. A complete portable tent hospital supported by the American Red Cross on the site of what was before the war a celebrated race-course.” 5×7 glass negative by Lewis Hine.


Washington, D.C., circa 1920. “Old Dutch Market, interior, Ninth & G Streets N.W.” Multiple familiar faces here, all belonging to Aunt Jemima. National Photo Company Collection glass negative.


Washington, D.C., circa 1921. “Auto School.” Where they’re having a pop quiz on axles. National Photo Company Collection glass negative.