Shorpy May 04, 2017

Circa 1895. “Hasamaear, Washington baseball.” Fan favorite William “Roaring Bill” Hasamaear keeps his eye on the ball, such as it is. 5×7 inch glass negative from the C.M. Bell portrait studio in Washington, D.C.


Washington, D.C., circa 1921. “U.S. Capitol, West Front.” Senate chamber on the left; House of Representatives on the right. 8×10 glass negative.


One of our first posts from 10 years ago, enlarged and re-restored.
March 1943. “Santa Fe R.R. locomotive shops at Topeka, Kansas.” 4×5 inch Kodachrome transparency by Jack Delano.


Columbus, Georgia, circa 1948. “Kitchen display — Tappan stove.” 4×5 inch acetate negative from the Shorpy News Photo Archive.