Crustene Ranch Party, Texas Radio Show Cowboys, Blackface 1941
September, 1940. Photographer Maynard Parker.
Tulsa Oklahoma Police Officer Slain in Gun Battle.
San Francisco, Calif.–School girl pictured before her Bush Street home three weeks before evacuation. Evacuees of Japanese ancestry will be housed in War Relocation Authority centers for the duration. — Photographer: Lange, Dorothea — San Francisco, California. 4/7/42
“Japanese in Little Tokyo are shown watching bulletins as the war started. Here is a bulletin posted on a wall of one of the buildings. “Our people are stunned by this,” said Carl Ikamure (the man nearest the bulletin). “We can’t believe the Japanese government would order such a bombing at this time.” Similar statements […]
Lawman Holds Gun on Escaped Prisoners Canon City Colorado . Photo is dated 1947.
“Gay Dawn”, the Rivoli Theater, Seattle, WA. 1940’s
Rosendale, NY. Fair St. Club Minstrels Show, 1942.
Roy Rogers and wife Dale Evans in Chicago for Rodeo at the Stadium as Trigger blows a kiss. Oct. 7, 1948
William Hunter, 14; and Emmett Jones, 12,, both of Paterson NJ. Picture shows them with seven rifles they used to hold off ten police officers for 3 hours, 20 minutes, by firing more than 100 shots…….02-25-1941.
Mexican Exhibit. Photo dated Spt 10, 1946.
Crazy Huge Teenage Dance Fest in Detroit. 1940
Detroit Michigan Indians Dance on the Auditorium Stage. Photo dated Feb 9, 1941.
Patrolman Fred Davies with a hatchet taken from Lum Ogden. Photo is 8×10. Dated Jul 9 1943.
Detroit Michigan Womens Emergency Shelter Mission Home. Photo is dated Sep 10,1949. It shows building exterior.
Detroit Teachers Assoc Defense Stamp. Photo is Dated 5/5/41.
Photo dated Nov 13, 1942. Marguerite Elsey Dorothy Ward & Laurel Tyler board the Detroit Street Railway buses Trailer.
A woman getting a permanent wave at a beauty parlor in Detroit. Dated February 18, 1941.
Detroit Michigan 14 Mile Road Strip Mall. Photo dated Nov 10, 1946. It shows the strip mall near Utica road in the proposed new city of Fraser.
Detroit Race Riot Suspects Arrested. Photo is dated Jun 24,1943. It shows men on way to court.
No mystery woman, actress Elizabeth Taylor is very much in sight and her husband, actor Richard Burton is holding her hand as they arrive at Sardi’s Restaurant. New York, 2-19-1976.
Tragedy struck the Alzana Aerial troupe during the final Miami showing of Ringling Brothers, Barnum and Bailey Circus. Harold Alzana, was to ride a bicyle acrss a high wire with his sister, Hild, and another ssister Elsie swung beneath the wire from trapezes attached to the hubs of the bicycle. Miami, Florida, 11-21-1947.
Three Japanese soldiers demonstrate at a war crimes trial in Japan how an American B-29 Flyer, 2nd Lt Darwin Emry of Denver, was beheaded.
BODY IN TRUNK, DAVENPORT, IOWA, 1946. The sheriff examines with a magnifying glass, the analysis kit on the ground. Acme Newspictures credit, with paper slug.
Hale Elementary School in Chicago, IL 1949
Massive Amount of X-mas packages at The Chicago Post Office in 1948.
Construction on Warren Avenue, Detroit. Photo dated as Nov 5,1940.
Detroit Michigan Highland Park Bus Station During Strike. Photo dated Aug 25, 1941. It shows the bus station and its buses sitting still during a transportation strike.
More anti-comminist propaganda courtesy of everyone’s favorite “noted young historian,” Prof. Clifton Ganus Jr., who has the ability of to cloud our minds with his cute oversized props, his clever way of speaking, and, of course, his disdain for all things not American. This film is fairly typical in the series of films that came […]
“Two Bells for Virginia”, Virginia Bell.
Cigarette girl. 1944 Charles W. Cushman Photograph Collection http://webapp1.dlib.indiana.edu/cushman/
Jackson Park Lagoon South of Wooded Islands, Chicago, IL. Charles W. Cushman Photograph Collection http://webapp1.dlib.indiana.edu/cushman/
C.B.+ Q wreck -last coach o No. 11 Telescoped by Diesel of 39 Naperville, IL. 1946
Children’s parade, Charro Days fiesta, Brownsville, Texas. 1942
Conservation of durable goods. Now is the time to take those nice long walks you always promised yourself. Carry those bundles home from your neighborhood stores and thus help conserve tires on your own car and your merchant’s delivery truck as well. Conservation of durable goods. There won’t be any more of these for many […]
Young woman getting off a bus in Montgomery, Alabama. Alabama. State Council of Defense (1941-1946) Alabama Dept. of Archives and History, 624 Washington Ave., Montgomery, AL 36130