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“a few minutes before”… and after

Unidentified photographer, [John F. Kennedy, Jacqueline Kennedy, John Connally, and Nellie Connally in presidential limousine, Dallas], November 22, 1963 (2013.24.1) Pres. Jack Kennedy. Dallas, Texas [Written on verso]. Unidentified photographer, [John F. Kennedy, Jacqueline Kennedy, John Connally, and Nellie Connally in … Continue reading

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The Daguerreian Journal and three unidentified men

Unidentified photographer, [Three unidentified men with Volume I-II of the 1850-51 Daguerreian Journal], 1851 (2013.17.1) An extraordinary and unique daguerreotype (whole plate, 8 1/2 by 6 1/2 inches) to commemorate Louis-Jacques-Mandé Daguerre who was born on this day, 232 years … Continue reading

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Liberty

Mole and Thomas, The Human Liberty Bell, 25,000 Officers and Men at Camp Dix, New Jersey, 1918 (130.2003) Mole and Thomas, The Human U.S. Shield, 30,000 Officers and Men, Camp Cluster, Battle Creek, Michigan, 1918 (2013.2.1) Unidentified Photographer, [Soldier], ca. … Continue reading

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“Take Me Out to the Ball Game”

Lewis Hine, Playground in tenement alley, New York, 1909 (2006.55.10) “Take Me Out to the Ball Game,” performed by Harvey Hindermeyer in 1908, written by Jack Norworth and Albert Von Tilzer, 1908. William Adams Bibbins, [Norfolk Colored Stars], ca. 1910 … Continue reading

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Happy Labor Day

Unidentified Photographer, [Violinist], ca. 1870 (2008.81.20) Unidentified Photographer, [Banjo Player], ca. 1870 (2418.2005) Unidentified Photographer, [Cellist], ca. 1870 (2008.81.9) Unidentified Photographer, [Trumpeter], ca. 1870 (2008.81.32) Unidentified Photographer, [Harmonica Player], ca. 1870 (2008.81.1) Strike up the band… Happy Labor Day!

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“You’ve Got a Friend”

Vu, Radio, September 14, 1932 (2007.84.61) Lewis Hine, [Highly-skilled worker testing radio frequency alignment and making final test of chassis, RCA Victor, Camden, New Jersey], 1936-37 (957.1975) Man working in a RCA Victor Plant. Final Inspector – testing radio frequency … Continue reading

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“And what is reason? and what is love? and what is life?”

George Frank Edgar Pearsall, [Walt Whitman], September 1872 (24.2004) Walt Whitman, Song of the Exposition, 5. You shall see hands at work at all the old processes and all the new ones, You shall see the various grains and how … Continue reading

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