Shorpy March 14, 2017

November 1900. Washington, D.C. “Pennsylvania Avenue from Treasury building.” Landmarks on view include the U.S. Capitol as well as the Post Office building now bearing the name of Trump International Hotel. At right, Chase’s “Polite Vaudeville” Theater in the former Grand Opera House.


June 12, 1918. “Dressing the wound. American Military Hospital No. 1 at Neuilly, France (Dr. Johnson).” 5×7 inch dry plate glass negative by Lewis Wickes Hine for the American National Red Cross.


San Francisco, 1918. “Buick roadster at agency.” The ideal conveyance for madcap motoring. 5×7 inch glass negative by Christopher Helin.