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
 

Monday, April 17, 2017

Korean War

A little Korean Miss piggy-backs her young brother while Driver G C Cashion, of Christchurch, prepares for war by camouflaging his "B" platoon truck, 6 October 1953
 
 Papasan and his two kiddies carry on with the rice harvest 
while the trucks of "B" platoon camouflage into the hillside for 
the practice operation in case of air raids by enemy planes, 1953
  
Gun crew of Easy 4, 163 Battery still looking fresh after 
a strenuous nights work on the gun, 17 July 1952
 
Korean funeral procession, 31 December 1953
 
Korean houseboy sitting talking to New Zealand gunners at the 16th Field R H Q with a puppy in his arms, has seen a lot more action than most people. Cho Too Hyuns, one time High Executioner to a Japanese Division, 21 May 1953
 
Laying of a sandbagged test point for the Divisional 
Signals telephone circuit, Korea, 1 September 1952
 
Men from Charlie troop, Royal NZ Signals Regiment, 
laying telephone cable in Korea, 3 September 1952
 
Courtesy Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand