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SNCC Protest

Date: 1965 

Description: A protest held by the Boston Friends of SNCC (Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee) in support of federal protection for civil rights and voter regist...

Photograph

The Assorting Table

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of lumber transported from the mill and across the assorting table, where it is then moved and sorted into different groups. Men stand on the lumbe...

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Description: In the afternoon, nothing
Overnight, unseen

In the morning, a wooden horse with strangers
sending telegrams for more

Date:  date unknown

Description: An enormous log is secured on a flat rail car parked in a rail yard. Three men are making sure it is fastened properly. More logs are visible on rail cars...

Date: 1938 

Description: A milkman stands inside a Golden Guernsey Dairy delivery truck loading bottles into a carrier. The truck is parked at a curb and a house is in the backgrou...

Date: 1970 

Description: A female technician is at a workbench testing dyes for nylon carpet. The woman is wearing a white lab coat and apron, and has a beehive or bouffant hairsty...

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Description: A threshing crew of men pose on tractors and threshing equipment on the Krenke farm. The tractor is powered by an engine and the threshing machine is pulle...

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Paper Boy

Date: 2012 ca.

Description: Paper boy riding a bike along Charles Street on Labor Day. He is wearing a green shirt, camouflage shorts and white tennis shoes. In the background is a ne...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A barber glances up and smiles for the camera, while the customer looks on with a sidelong look.

Date: 1970-04-23 ca.

Description: Four workers amid construction of food stalls out of plywood a day or two before the beginning of the Sound Storm music festival.

Date: 1918-09 

Description: Silent film actor Niles Welch is apparently using a wood saw on the engine of a 1918 Hudson Super Six touring limousine. Other carpenter's tools--a plane a...

Date: 1942 ca.

Description: A factory worker operates a Magnaflux machine at International Harvester's 20 millimeter gun plant. Original caption reads: "A Magnaflux machine is used to...

Date: 1953 

Description: Merriman Smith, perched on a table with Dayton Moore in the press lounge. They are two correspondents who covered the White House.

Date: 1968 

Description: Portrait of Wilbur J. Cohen sitting at his desk as Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare. Social Security Administration was his responsibility.

Date: 1918 

Description: Advertisement cover featuring a color illustration of a man using a Craig tractor. Barns, silos, and agricultural buildings are in the background. The text...

Date: 1943-11-05 

Description: Robert Doyle and Australian Captain William (Bill) A. Money, chat on Goodenough Island, in the Solomon Sea, New Guinea (present day Papua New Guinea). In t...

Date: 1929-09-18 

Description: McVicar Photo Service poster advertising "Sky High Quality" with an illustration of an airplane soaring through the clouds.

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Description: Portrait of an old Alabama Farmers Union member.

Date: 1959 

Description: View over truck cabs on a long assembly line at International Harvester's Springfield Works. Factory workers are on both sides of the trucks.

Date: 1939 

Description: A man stands near an International U-7 power unit used to operate a drum hoist which pulls cars up a 500 foot slope from a mine.

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