Shorpy March 17, 2017

June 14, 1918. “Scene in corridor of American Military Hospital No. 1 at Neuilly, France.” Photo by Lewis Hine for the American Red Cross.


San Francisco, 1927. “Hudson Super Six.” The house and its sunroom a familiar backdrop for these photos. 5×7 glass negative by Chris Helin.


September 1938. “Homemade caned furniture in bedroom of coal miner’s home. A company house. Pursglove, Scotts Run, West Virginia.” Medium format negative by Marion Post Wolcott for the Resettlement Administration.


March 2, 1962. “New York City views. Downtown Manhattan skyline from the Al Smith houses.” 4×5 acetate negative by Gottscho-Schleisner.