Shorpy May 03, 2017

Buffalo, New York, circa 1904. “Main Street.” Landmarks on view include the Buffalo Savings Bank dome and Hengerer’s department store. 8×10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company.


Washington, D.C., 1915. “Dr. Thomas J. Kemp residence, 15th Street and Massachusetts Avenue N.W.” The doctor had been in the news by virtue of his trial (and acquittal) on charges of violating the District’s pharmacy laws after he prescribed and sold morphine to an alleged drug addict


March 1943. “Santa Fe streamliner Super Chief being serviced at the depot in Albuquerque. Servicing these Diesel streamliners takes five minutes.” 4×5 Kodachrome transparency by Jack Delano for the OWI.