Category: Things Seen


Fourth of July children's performance in NY 1915-1920

Fourth of July children’s performance in New York, ca. 1915-1920. Library of Congress photo. Sunshine Jarmann (Jarmon) later went on to perform on Broadway. Marcus Marks was Manhattan Borough President from 1913-1917.


Black and white 1930s photograph of kids in an Oregon campground

Kids in an Oregon campground, 1930s. Photographer unknown.

[Note to regular visitors: I’m taking a break from the blog for the next week or two. I’ll be back in later June.]