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Description: "Brenda Bernhard, 15, was photographed as she played the organ at St. Peter's Lutheran Church."
Date: date unknown
Description: Piles of sand are on the ground, and more sand is pouring off a large dredge. The dredge is attached to a boat.
Description: Elevated view over storefronts and the river.
Description: Exterior view of an International Harvester branch house at Grand Rapids. The signs painted on the building advertise "Oil Tractors" and "P&O Plows."
Description: This barn is at N9361 North Pole Rd (Section 11). Everett and Gloria Schulz have lived here since 1974. Everett is a horse lover — showing off Ginger and L...
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: The dome is under construction and is just visible over the roof of a commercial building on East Main Street. Signs on the corner building on Main Street...
Description: Exterior view of the Hotel Washburn.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Five women, four of them carrying large sacks of grain on their head, stand behind a group of women sitting on the ground. All of them are wearing head wra...
Description: View down middle of road towards two corner shops across from one another. On the left, the store's sign reads, "Hot lunches." Two men pose outside in fron...
Description: Elevated view of students from the Ashland Grade School Rhythm Band at the Music Festival, marching down Main Street. The students are wearing light unifor...
Description: View of the business district looking toward North Third Street. W.H. Zinn Co. Department Store, an Italianate building constructed in 1837, stands on the...
Description: Photographic mock-up for an Alfred Stanley Johnson photomontage postcard entitled "Shooting the Shoots." A small girl is sliding down a wooden plank, whic...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Johnson Wax research tower.
Description: Exterior view of a leaning barn. Shadows from a farm machine fall on the barn's side wall in the early morning.
Description: A young girl posed near a window and glancing up. The window has a stained glass panel, possibly depicting the nursery rhyme character Humpty Dumpty.
Description: Car parked in the lot of a cold storage plant.
Description: Spectators sit in seats during an organ recital using one of the world's largest outdoor pipe organs at Balboa Park, established in 1868. The stage and or...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Men and children gather around a man giving a Christmas address. Coweta County Courthouse can be seen beyond the crowd, a Neoclassical Revival building des...
Description: Workroom in the Uniroyal factory where men and women are building tires.
Description: Cherie Krenz Schellinger and her children, Dawn and David, live at 7464 Freedom Road (Section 35). Note the very old wooden silo.
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