Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Knut Aaning

A family and their farm, 1900-22
Group photo
Hotel Mindresunde by the Strynevatnet lake
The farmers at Greidung in Erdalen working at 
lowering the water level in the Erdalselva river

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Sydney Charles Smith

A scene during the seamen's strike of 1922. Two policemen stand in 
the foreground and are separated from a crowd of men by four containers
Crowd alongside the Southern Cross aeroplane 
at Wellington Airport, Rongotai, 1933
Crowd at a Mahanga Bay military camp 
open day, Miramar, Wellington, 1907
Diving platform at Island Bay, 1926
Te Aro Baths, Oriental Bay, Wellington, 
during the Wellington Carnival in 1908
Courtesy Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand

Monday, April 24, 2017

William Henry Jackson

Mr. Jackson got around. We've previously seen pictures he took in Florida, the Old West, and Mexico. These were taken in Russia (Siberia).

Convict railway workers, Ussuri region, Siberia, 1895
Convicts lined up outside dormitory at Khabarovsk, 1895
Goldi woman, wife of village chief, smoking pipe, 1895
Goldi along the the Amur River, north of Khabarovsk, 1895
Goldi chiefs in best clothes, north of Khabarovsk, 1895
Goldi family group, north of Khabarovsk, 1895
Goldi tribesmen acting out folk drama, "The repulse of the kidnapper", 1895
Goldi village along the Amur River, north of Khabarovsk, 1895
Goldi village on the Amur, north of Khabarovsk, 1895
Source: Wikimedia Commons

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Adam MacLay

Family group, showing unidentified men and women 
in a garden, possibly Christchurch district
Six people sitting at a table having a cup of tea, cakes 
and sandwiches in front of the tent, ca. 1902-03
Studio portrait of a small girl on a rocking horse, 1905-26
Studio portrait of a young woman in an high lace neck 
collar pleated white dress, Christchurch, 1905-26
Wedding portrait in front of toitoi bush and wooden house beyond, 1905-26
Adam MacLay Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library

Friday, April 21, 2017

Arthur Griffin Collection

Maple sugaring, New Hampshire
Re-enactment of First Thanksgiving dinner, 
Harlow House Plymouth, Massaschusetts
Shoeshine boys, 1943
Shoeshine boys, 1943
Students lounging, Dartmouth College, February 15, 1939
Youth hostelers, New Hampshire

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Miami University

Beta girls gathered around table, ca. 1899
Douglas family reunion, 1904
Philalethean Society group portrait, 1913
Putting up hay
Scene from theatrical production, 1906

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Harold McMurrich Rathbun

Group at Moira Camps, 1907
Group at Sandbanks, under trees, July 1908
Long Portage, 1-2/3 miles into Stillwater Lake, June 1909
Man on cart behind two horses belonging to the Burriss Lumber Company, 1907
Picnic at Thompson's Point. Betty telling Marjorie a joke, 1909