Shorpy May 20, 2017

Detroit circa 1907. “Cadillac Square — Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument and Hotel Pontchartrain.” Two perennial Detroit Publishing favorites.


December 1942. Chicago. “Locomotives lined up for coal, sand and water at the coaling station in the 40th Street yard of the Chicago & North Western R.R.” Kodachrome transparency by Jack Delano.


July 1955. Horn & Hardart, New York. “Woman getting a dish of baked beans from an automat.” Medium format negative from photos by Arthur Rothstein for the Look magazine assignment “America’s Favorite Foods.”