Shorpy April 22, 2017

Circa 1896. “Cocoanut grove at McCormick’s, Lake Worth, Florida.” 8×10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company.


May 1942. “Southington, Connecticut. A girl.” Medium format nitrate negative by Fenno Jacobs for the Office of War Information.


Columbus, Georgia, 1953. “Kayser-Lilienthal window display.” Tied to the fall issue of Glamour and its focus on “The Girl With a Job,” who if she was really kicking it as a career woman might be working as a switchboard operator or even a secretary. 4×5 inch acetate negative from the Shorpy News Photo Archive.