Dating 19th century photographs of men
This photo collection focuses specifically on the triumphs and tribulations of African-Americans at that time. The Cased Photographs Project provides access to rare California pictorial documents dating from the California Gold Rush.
The Picture Collection Online, from the New York Public Library, is an image resource site composed of 30,000 digitized images focusing on New York City, costume, design, American history and other subjects."Several thousand original and copy photographs; albumen, platinum and silver gelatin prints; 1860s-1920s.The photographs are presented in original archival order: two series, 'published' and 'unpublished' photographs, exist for each of the fifteen volumes published in the 15-volume series The University of Oregon houses the photographs of Major Lee Moorhouse.From 1888 to 1916 he produced over 9,000 images which depict Native American life in the Columbia Basin, and particularly Umatilla County, Oregon.This site offers about two hundred and fifty pictures of the Cayuse, Walla Walla, and Umatilla tribes.Photography links were compiled in 2002 by Margaret Kensinger, an ALIC student library technician from the College of Information Science at the University of Maryland. See Bibliography of Photography Resources for a selection of related materials available in ALIC.A collection of NARA documents and photographs relating to the internment of Japanese in the United States.
A lesson plan for educators that provides a correlation between the Great Depression and American attitudes toward the Japanese is included. Jerry Simmons discusses the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) photodocumentary project to record changes in the American environment.
The result is a collection of more than 20,000 photographs.
A small sample of the panoramic photographs held in the Still Pictures collection of the National Archives.
The photographs date from 1864-1937 and contain size description, place of origin, photographer name, and original captions.
A digital retrospective of the best of the National Archives still photography collections.
The photographs in this online exhibit represent seminal events and everyday life in America throughout the 20th century. Whites photo documentary for the Environmental Protection Agency on conditions in Chicago during the mid-1970s.