Shorpy May 24, 2017

Charleston, South Carolina, circa 1905. “Hotel St. John (Mills House), Meeting Street.” 8×10 inch glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company.


Circa 1941. “Miscellaneous lot of photographs by Barbara Wright. Tennessee, e.g. Tennessee Valley Authority, Knoxville.” Here, we seem to have two city slickers going native in the pre-Happy Meal era. Locally sourced food!


December 1942. “Locomotives in the roundhouse at a Chicago and North Western Railroad yard.” Kodachrome transparency by Jack Delano.