Thursday, April 27, 2017

Stuart Thomson

Mr. Thomson was a Canadian photographer based in Vancouver.

Automobile rally at Chinese Convention, North Vancouver, BC, 1921
 
Soccer-rugby team at Chinese Convention, North Vancouver, 1921
 
Ceremony at Pauline Johnson's grave, ca. 1920
[Pauline Johnson was a Canadian writer and performer.]
 
Children aboard HMS Hood at Vancouver. 
Signalers demonstrate their jobs. 25 June 1924
 
Indian dugout canoe on Burrard Inlet, 1930
 
Ku Klux Klan Imperial Kouncil in Shaughnessy, 
Vancouver, British Columbia, 1925
 
Visitors on the foredeck on HMS New Zealand at Vancouver, 1913

Source: Wikimedia Commons

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Knut Aaning

A family and their farm, 1900-22
 
Group photo
 
Hotel Mindresunde by the Strynevatnet lake
 
The farmers at Greidung in Erdalen working at 
lowering the water level in the Erdalselva river
 
Wedding
 

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Sydney Charles Smith

A scene during the seamen's strike of 1922. Two policemen stand in 
the foreground and are separated from a crowd of men by four containers
 
Crowd alongside the Southern Cross aeroplane 
at Wellington Airport, Rongotai, 1933
 
Crowd at a Mahanga Bay military camp 
open day, Miramar, Wellington, 1907
 
Diving platform at Island Bay, 1926
 
Te Aro Baths, Oriental Bay, Wellington, 
during the Wellington Carnival in 1908
 
Courtesy Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand

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