Dating 19th century 1800 s photographs
A small sample of the panoramic photographs held in the Still Pictures collection of the National Archives.
The photographs date from 1864-1937 and contain size description, place of origin, photographer name, and original captions.
A lesson plan for educators that provides a correlation between the Great Depression and American attitudes toward the Japanese is included. Jerry Simmons discusses the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) photodocumentary project to record changes in the American environment.
The result is a collection of more than 20,000 photographs.
4,500 photographs depicting natural environments, ecologies, and plant communities in the United States at the end of the nineteenth and the beginning of the twentieth century compiled by the University of Chicago Library.
They were taken by by faculty, staff, and students in the Department of Botany at the University of Chicago from the 1890s to the 1930s.
There are more than 1200 photographs from the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition held on the campus of the University of Washington during the summer of 1909.
This site contains over 30,000 digitized photographs from the USGS collection of over 400,000 photographs taken from 1868 to the present.
The database can be searched or browsed in a number of categories such as Earthquakes and Pioneer Photographers.
This web site’s materials illustrate the conditions under which women and men from the East Coast of the United States migrated to California, Hawaii, Alaska, Texas, Oregon and Washington by sea.
Such themes as whaling, life at sea, shipping, women at sea are explored.
From 1888 to 1916 he produced over 9,000 images which depict Native American life in the Columbia Basin, and particularly Umatilla County, Oregon.