Monthly Archives: January 2015

It’s moving day…

Unidentified Photographer, Evacuation of the Louvre Art Treasury – The “Raft of the Medusa” of Gericault evacuated from the Louvre in a truck that usually carries stage scenery, 1939 (1444.2005) Weegee (1899-1968), [Gallo, 15 Downing St., New York]. ca. 1956 … Continue reading

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Sailing (and rowing) to Jersey City

Seneca Ray Stoddard (1844-1917), Jersey City from Pier 39, Hudson River, ca. 1875 (2007.104.2) The ICP archives are moving from Midtown Manhattan to Jersey City, New Jersey… Everyday for the past several months dedicated and hardworking Collections Staff and Technicians … Continue reading

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day, 2015

Dan Weiner, [Martin Luther King, Jr.], 1956 (1984.13) Bruce Davidson, [Martin Luther King, Jr. at press conference, Birmingham], 1962 (2006.15.16) United Press International, [Martin Luther King, Jr.], 1969 (2012.97.5) Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a federal holiday marking the … Continue reading

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Thank You

Alfred Eisenstaedt, Looking at the mouth of a big fish that daddy had just caught, Florida, 1956 (294.1989) Thank you for viewing Fansinaflashbulb. Fansinaflashbulb was viewed more than 180,000 times in 2014. The visitors were from 180 countries (out of … Continue reading

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“I am a soldier of the ideal”: 72 Years Ago Today Anti-Fascist Carlo Tresca Was Assassinated

PM Daily, January 14, 1943, p.2 PM Daily, January 13, 1943, pp.2-3 Three Theories on the Tresca Assassination: Police today had three theories – but no evidence – as to the motive for the murder of Carlo Tresca, anti-fascist editor … Continue reading

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Bread – Acquiring

Regards, Notre Pain, May 12, 1938 (2007.18.42) Underwood and Underwood publisher, Baking division of British Commissariat at work in France, 1914-1918 (2011.36.16) Leon Levinstein, Bread Line, Bowery, 1950-1959 (2011.53.37) Leonard Freed, [Man walking with his bike and carrying a baguette … Continue reading

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Look Again! The Community Photographs of Mike Disfarmer

Mike Disfarmer,  [Ed and Mamie Barger], ca. 1939-46 (2008.60.2) Mike Disfarmer,  [Unidentified Woman with Baby], ca. 1940 (2008.92.20) Mike Disfarmer,  Irene Verser Beasley & Irma Dean, ca. 1940 (2012.116.2) Mike Disfarmer,  Arthur, Doreney, Artisee, Patsy, Oneda, Darlen, 1940s (2009.90.3) One … Continue reading

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