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Portrait photographs of celebrities 1926-1963Created by: PICRYLDated: 1930
Salvatore Dali with ocelot friend at St Regis / World Telegram & Sun photo by Roger Higgins.
A random collection of portraits of people famous between 1926-1963
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[Umberto Nobile, full-length portrait, dressed in military uniform standing in a doorway with his dog, Titina]

[Umberto Nobile, full-length portrait, dressed in military uniform sta...

NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). On verso: Staff Heder(?).

[Alfred E. Smith, bust portrait, facing right] / World Telegram photo.

[Alfred E. Smith, bust portrait, facing right] / World Telegram photo.

NYWT&S staff photo. No. N120542-543. Date on verso: Nov. 4, 1926. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Mrs. Edw. Browning

Mrs. Edw. Browning

Photograph shows American actress Peaches Browning (1910-1956), born Frances Belle Heenan, known for her marriage to New York businessman, Edward West "Daddy" Browning (1875-1934). (Source: Flickr Commons proje... more

Chrystal Herne

Chrystal Herne

Photograph shows American stage actress Chrystal Herne (1883-1950) of the early 20th century. (Source: Flickr Commons, May 2016) Title and date from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative. Forms... more

[Princess Murat of Paris, half-length portrait, wearing fur-trimmed coat]

[Princess Murat of Paris, half-length portrait, wearing fur-trimmed co...

Written on back: Staff photo. Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Dorothy Sebastian

Dorothy Sebastian

Photograph shows actress Dorothy Sebastian (1903-1957). (Source: Flickr Commmons project, 2019) Title and date from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative. Clothing described on negative: "Sport... more

Dorothy Sebastian

Dorothy Sebastian

Photograph shows actress Dorothy Sebastian (1903-1957). (Source: Flickr Commmons project, 2019) Title and date from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative. Clothing described on negative: "2-pie... more

Sylvia Field

Sylvia Field

Photograph shows actress Sylvia Field (1901-1998) who starred in the play "Broadway" in 1927. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012) Title and date from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative. F... more

Norma Shearer in short dress

Norma Shearer in short dress

Photograph shows Canadian film actress Norma Shearer (1902-1983). (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012) Title and date from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative. On negative: "Red & white spo... more

Billie Burke calls on President Coolidge. Billie Burke, famous American actress and wife of Flo Zeigfield, was received by President Coolidge at the White House today

Billie Burke calls on President Coolidge. Billie Burke, famous America...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.hec Temp... more

Emil Ludwig, famous German biographer and who is in this country to write a biography of Abraham? Lincoln, was presented to President Coolidge today. German Ambassador ..., right White House, Washington, D.C.

Emil Ludwig, famous German biographer and who is in this country to wr...

On sleeve: Watch Your Credit Line. Copyright by Harris and Ewing. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.hec Temp.... more

President Hoover's secretary signs famous autograph book. Secretary to the President Walter H. Newton signing the famous autograph book of Joseph Mikulee today at the White House. Mikulee, who hails from Jugoslavia, has toted this giant album around the world for the last five years and has recorded over 20,000 names of notables

President Hoover's secretary signs famous autograph book. Secretary to...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. On sleeve: Watch Your Credit Line. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at htt... more

[Billy Bitzer seated at movie projector] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Edward Lynch.

[Billy Bitzer seated at movie projector] / World Telegram & Sun photo ...

NYWT&S staff photo by Edward Lynch. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection.

[Blair Niles, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Aumuller.

[Blair Niles, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left] / World Telegr...

NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Exhibits famous Gutenberg Bible. Herbert Putnam, Librarian of the Library of Congress, exhibits the famous Gutenberg Bible, printed about 1450 by John Gutenberg, the inventor of printing. The Bible is a part of the Vollbehr collection, brought to the United States this year by a special Congressional approriation and now open th the public at the Library. 121530

Exhibits famous Gutenberg Bible. Herbert Putnam, Librarian of the Libr...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. On sleeve: Watch Your Credit Line. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at htt... more

[Dr. Margaret Mead, half-length portrait, facing right, reading book] / World-Telegram photo by Edward Lynch.

[Dr. Margaret Mead, half-length portrait, facing right, reading book] ...

NYWT&S staff photo by Edward Lynch. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

A.E.F. Commander is sculptured. General John J. Pershing, Commander of the American Expeditionary Forces in France during the World War, posing for the famous Russian sculptor, Moses Dykaar, at his studio in Washington today. 41932

A.E.F. Commander is sculptured. General John J. Pershing, Commander of...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.hec Temp... more

[Judith Anderson, half-length portrait, reclining, clutching flowers, facing right]

[Judith Anderson, half-length portrait, reclining, clutching flowers, ...

Title derived from information on verso of photographic print. Van Vechten number: XIII A 22. Title from item. Also available on microfilm. Gift; Carl Van Vechten Estate; 1966. Forms part of: Portrait photograp... more

[John H. McCooey, flanked by Bill McKechnie and Max Carey, throws out first baseball of Brooklyn's 1932 season / by World-Telegram staff photographer.

[John H. McCooey, flanked by Bill McKechnie and Max Carey, throws out ...

NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

[Benny Goodman, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing down, at music stand, with clarinet] / World Telegram photo C.M. Stieglitz.

[Benny Goodman, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing down, ...

NYWT&S staff photograph. Stamped on back: Last time used Aug. 23 1947,. Stamped on back: Last time used Jan. 11 1938. Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper... more

[Nicholas I. Vavilov, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front] / World Telegram & Sun photo.

[Nicholas I. Vavilov, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front] / Wor...

NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Famous Army flyer receives award for development of blind flying. The coveted "Oak Leaf Cluster," an honor comparable to the Distinguished Flying Cross, was confered today on Capt. Albert F. Hegenberger of Wright Field, Dayton, Ohio, for his development of blind flying. The secretary of War George H. Dern is shown making the award at the Army War College. Capt. Hegenberger has received the D.S.C. for his Hawaiian flight in 1928

Famous Army flyer receives award for development of blind flying. The ...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.hec Temp... more

[Elisabeth Bergner, half-length portrait, facing front] / World Telegram staff photo.

[Elisabeth Bergner, half-length portrait, facing front] / World Telegr...

NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

IMPORTANT WOMEN. AMELIA EARHART, FAMOUS FLIER, LEFT, AND MRS. FRANKLIN ROOSEVELT PHOTOGRAPHED AS THEY APPROACHED THE NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SOCIETY WHERE THE CONQUORER OF THE ATLANTIC AND THE PACIFIC BY AIR ADDRESSED THE MEMBERS

IMPORTANT WOMEN. AMELIA EARHART, FAMOUS FLIER, LEFT, AND MRS. FRANKLIN...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is avai... more

Wash. D.C. Helping thespians. Hallie Flannagan, in charge of the Dramatic Department of the WPA, is working out a nation-wide campaign to help unemployed actors and actresses. Her department will share $27,000,000 allocated by Harry Hopkins for artists, actors, writers and musicians. She is from New York. 10835

Wash. D.C. Helping thespians. Hallie Flannagan, in charge of the Drama...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. On sleeve: Please credit Harris & Ewing photos. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is ava... more

Izzy Einstein (l) sharing a toast with Moe Smith in a New York bar] / World Telegram staff photo.

Izzy Einstein (l) sharing a toast with Moe Smith in a New York bar] / ...

NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

BYRD WELCOMED BY PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT. PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT GREETS REAR ADMIRAL RICHARD E. BYRD AS THE FAMOUS EXPLORER SETS FOOT ON AMERICAN SOIL AFTER A 2 YEAR TRIP TO LITTLE AMERICA IN THE SOUTH POLAR REGION

BYRD WELCOMED BY PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT. PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT GREETS REAR ...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is avai... more

Last survivor of Greely Arctic Expedition honored on 80th birthday. Washington, D.C., Dec. 21. Brig. Gen. David L. Brainard, U.S.A. Retired, was singally honored today on the occasion of his 80th birthday. At a ceremony at the Army and Navy Club the famous explorer was presented with a scroll making him the first honorary member of the American Polar Society. Mrs. Marie Ahnighito Peary Stafford, daughter of the late Robert E. Peary, is shown making the presentation while Russel J. Walreth, Vice President of the American Polar Society, looks on

Last survivor of Greely Arctic Expedition honored on 80th birthday. Wa...

Title from unverified data on the negative or negative sleeve. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.hec Temp. no... more

Memories of '65, Washington, D.C., Sept. 23. Pennsylvania Avenue again echoed with the footsteps of the Civil War Heroes as they trudged up the famous thoroughfare today in what may be the last parade for the Grand Army of the Republic. Slow but still firm of step the march brought back memories of '65 to these four vets. Left to right: G.H. Getz, Phila. Pa.; W.H. McKay, of Penna.; James Ryan, of Penna.; and Joe I. Rudolph, of Illinois

Memories of '65, Washington, D.C., Sept. 23. Pennsylvania Avenue again...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Harris and Ewing photo. Date (year) based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Ha... more

["Soda jerk" passing ice cream soda between two soda fountains] / staff photo by Alan Fisher.

["Soda jerk" passing ice cream soda between two soda fountains] / staf...

NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection. World-Telegram magazine.

[Stewart Browne, half-length portrait, facing right]

[Stewart Browne, half-length portrait, facing right]

NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

[Floretta McCutcheon demonstrates the proper way to hold a bowling ball as eager students look on] / World Telegram & Sun photo.

[Floretta McCutcheon demonstrates the proper way to hold a bowling bal...

NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

[Richard Rodgers seated at piano with Lorenz Hart on right] / World Telegram photo.

[Richard Rodgers seated at piano with Lorenz Hart on right] / World Te...

NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

[Ruth Benedict, half-length portrait, seated, facing front] / World-Telegram photo.

[Ruth Benedict, half-length portrait, seated, facing front] / World-Te...

NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection.

[Dr. Edward Barsky, head-and-shoulders portrait, seated at a table, facing front] / World Telegram & Sun photo by World-Telegram Staff Photographer.

[Dr. Edward Barsky, head-and-shoulders portrait, seated at a table, fa...

NYWT&S staff photograph. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

[Mrs. Rose Covarrubias, half-length portrait, with camera] / World-Telegram staff photo.

[Mrs. Rose Covarrubias, half-length portrait, with camera] / World-Tel...

NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection.

[Mary Agnes Shanley, New York City detective, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left]

[Mary Agnes Shanley, New York City detective, head-and-shoulders portr...

Title devised by Library staff. NYWT&S staff photograph. Date stamped on verso: Jun 11 1937. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

[Abraham Cahan, half-length portrait, looking down at printed material on desk] / World Telegram & Sun photo.

[Abraham Cahan, half-length portrait, looking down at printed material...

NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Anna Louise Strong--longest living American in Moscow / World Telegram photo.

Anna Louise Strong--longest living American in Moscow / World Telegram...

Anna Louise Strong, half-length portrait, facing right. NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

They augur no good for love slayers / World Telegram staff photo.

They augur no good for love slayers / World Telegram staff photo.

Three women, (left to right) Mrs. Silvia Haskell, Mrs. Rita Litman and Mrs. Celia Winer, register for jury duty in the Hall of Records, New York City. NYWT&S staff photo. Title transcribed from item. New York W... more

[Emily Post, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, wearing hat]

[Emily Post, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front, wearing hat]

Title devised by Library staff. Columbia Broadcasting System News Photo department publicity photo. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). Publ... more

[Napoleon Hill, attorney and journalist, three-quarter length portrait, seated in a chair, holding his book "Think and Grow Rich"]

[Napoleon Hill, attorney and journalist, three-quarter length portrait...

NYWT&S staff photograph. Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

[Portrait of Van Vechten Shaffer, Cedar Rapids, Iowa]

[Portrait of Van Vechten Shaffer, Cedar Rapids, Iowa]

Title derived from information on verso of photographic print. Van Vechten number: XV L 16. Also available on microfilm. Gift; Carl Van Vechten Estate; 1966. Forms part of: Portrait photographs of celebrities, ... more

[Mary Agnes Shanley, New York City detective, half-length portrait, facing left, pulling a pistol out of her handbag]

[Mary Agnes Shanley, New York City detective, half-length portrait, fa...

Title devised by Library staff. NYWT&S staff photograph. Date stamped on verso: Jun 11 1937. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

World War ace at air safety conference. Washington D.C. Appearing at the Air Safety Conference today at the Department of Commerce, Eddie Rickenbacker, famous World War Ace and now a prominent air line official, proposed that a special review board be established to study causes of air crashes in which a conflict of opinion arises between airline operators and the Bureau of Air Commerce Rickenbacker made the Proposal after viewing a Chart Displayed by Gene Vidal, Air Commece Director, Listing the Primary Cause of 16 of 27 Accidents as Due to "Pilot's Error" Director Vidal (right) Agreed with Rickenbacker, Adding, However, that he was not Speaking for the Department but for himself

World War ace at air safety conference. Washington D.C. Appearing at t...

Title from unverified data on the negative or negative sleeve. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.hec Temp. no... more

Famous handshaker in new role. Washington, D.C., Sept. 9. After greeting precallers at the White House executive office last 36 years, Lieut. Ernest M. Lar... has retired and accepted a post in charge ... deposit vaults for a local bank. 'Larry' has probably greeted more famous people than any other? person in the world. Before coming to the Wh... during the first Roosevelt Administration he ... for four years a member of the Metropolitan Police Force

Famous handshaker in new role. Washington, D.C., Sept. 9. After greeti...

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... more

Mary A. Shanley being congratulated by Mayor La Guardia, Deputy Chief Inspector John Lyons looks on

Mary A. Shanley being congratulated by Mayor La Guardia, Deputy Chief ...

Photograph shows Mary A. Shanley, New York City detective, half-length portrait, facing right, shaking hands with Mayor Fiorello H. La Guardia; John Lyons is standing on the right. Title from item. NYWT&S staff... more

An outstanding picture of 1937 - tragedy

An outstanding picture of 1937 - tragedy

Photograph showing Amelia Earhart sitting in the cockpit of an Electra airplane. Title from item. CL 384581. Acme Newspictures, Inc. photo. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograp... more

[Mary Agnes Shanley, New York City detective, full-length portrait, facing slightly right]

[Mary Agnes Shanley, New York City detective, full-length portrait, fa...

Title devised by Library staff. NYWT&S staff photograph. Date stamped on verso: Jun 10 1937. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

PRESIDENT ENJOYS DEMOCRATIC VICTORY FEAST. WASHINGTON, D.C., MARCH 4. IN FINE FORM AND FLASHING THE TYPICAL 'ROOSEVELT' SMILE, PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT HEADED THE THOUSAND OR MORE LOYAL DEMOCRATS ATTENDING THE HUNDRED-DOLLAR-A-PLATE VICTORY FEAST TONIGHT AT THE MAYFLOWER HOTEL IN WASHINGTON. FIVE DOLLARS WORTH OF FOOD AND NINETY-FIVE DOLLARS TO THE DEMOCRATIC WAR CHEST WAS THE ORDER OF THE EVENING. THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE IS SHOWN WITH JOSEPH P. TUMULTY, FORMER SECRETARY TO THE LATE PRESIDENT WILSON, WHO WAS TOASTMASTER FOR THE DINNER. NOTE THE PRESIDENT'S RESEMBLANCE TO ANOTHER FAMOUS ROOSEVELT, THE LATE AND FORMER PRESIDENT THEODORE ROOSEVELT

PRESIDENT ENJOYS DEMOCRATIC VICTORY FEAST. WASHINGTON, D.C., MARCH 4. ...

Title from unverified caption data on negative or negative sleeve. Date based on date of negatives in same range. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is avai... more

Jean Harlow plays close-up scene with North Carolina Senator Washington D.C. Reaching the Capitol today to attend the president's birthday ball, Jean Harlow, siren of the screen, paid her first visit to the United States Capitol. After greeting the Senators, the Blonde actress pulled Senator Robert Reynolds, Democrat of North Carolina, in for a close-up of her screen lovemaking

Jean Harlow plays close-up scene with North Carolina Senator Washingto...

Title from unverified data on the negative or negative sleeve. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.hec Temp. no... more

Bankheads together again. Washington, D.C. Speaker of the House William B. Bankhead forgot his official duties for a while today to welcome his talented actress daughter, Tallulah, at the Capitol today. Miss Bankhead is in the Capitol to open in a new play "Reflected Glory." Left to right: Tallulah Bankhead, Speaker of the House, and Mrs. Bankhead

Bankheads together again. Washington, D.C. Speaker of the House Willia...

Title from unverified data on the negative or negative sleeve. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.hec Temp. no... more

[Tom Yawkey, full-length portrait, facing left, seated on a bench with his first wife, Elise Sparrow Yawkey] / World-Telegram photo by Wm. C. Greene.

[Tom Yawkey, full-length portrait, facing left, seated on a bench with...

NYWT&S staff photo by Wm. C. Greene. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

[Mari Sandoz, half-length portrait, facing slightly right] / World Telegram photo by Al Aumuller.

[Mari Sandoz, half-length portrait, facing slightly right] / World Tel...

New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Famous Kansas editor talks to members of National Press Club. Washington, D.C., Sept. 20. Taking as his theme "a liberal looks cross-eyed at the White House" William Allen White, famous editor of The Emporia (Kan.) Gazette, today addressed member sof the National Press Club at a luncheon in his honor, the talk was "off-the-record," 92038

Famous Kansas editor talks to members of National Press Club. Washingt...

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... more

Mary Pickford breaks bread with cab wives at newspaper women's luncheon. Washington, D.C., Nov. 15. Mrs. Cordell Hull and Mrs. Claude A. Swanson, right, wife of Secretary of the Navy, engage in a bit of r... with Mary Pickford as they were honor guests ... the former movie star, at Women's National ... Club luncheon today

Mary Pickford breaks bread with cab wives at newspaper women's luncheo...

Photograph shows Frances Hull (Mrs. Cordell Hull) and Lulie Swanson (Mrs. Claude A. Swanson) with actress Mary Pickford at a newspaper women's luncheon, Washington, D.C., Nov. 15, 1938. Title from unverified ca... more

Memorial to Army and Navy Nurses. Washington, D.C., Nov. 8. A memorial was unveiled today at Arlington Cemetery dedicated to the memory of Army and Navy Nurses. The 11 foot tall monument was designed by Frances Rich, daughter of Irene Rich, famous movie actress, a nurse from the Army side, left and a nurse from the Navy side are shown placing a wreath just after the unveiling, 11838

Memorial to Army and Navy Nurses. Washington, D.C., Nov. 8. A memorial...

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... more

Founder of Boystown visits the White House. Washington, D.C., Oct 13. Father Edward Joseph Flanagan, of Boystown Neb. was a visitor at the White House today. He was introduced to the president by Joseph Keenan, the Assistant to the Attorney General, Boystown, made famous recently by a moving picture, is a town ten miles form Omaha, Neb. for homeless boys, of any race, creed or color where they are taught trades useful to them in later life, 101338

Founder of Boystown visits the White House. Washington, D.C., Oct 13. ...

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... more

[Janet MacRorie, head-and-shoulders portrait, seated, facing front] / photo by World-Telegram.

[Janet MacRorie, head-and-shoulders portrait, seated, facing front] / ...

NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). On verso: Original photo pub. Jan. 28, 1938 Sold to Mr. Hill of Life Magazine for five dollars Mar.... more

[Walt Disney shakes hands with Robert Taylor, three-quarter length portraits] / World-Telegram photo by Alan Fisher.

[Walt Disney shakes hands with Robert Taylor, three-quarter length por...

NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection.

[Max Schmeling, half-length portrait, standing, wearing boxing trunks and gloves, facing right] / photo by Wm. C. Greene.

[Max Schmeling, half-length portrait, standing, wearing boxing trunks ...

Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

[Max Schmeling, half-length portrait, standing, wearing boxing trunks and gloves, facing right] / World-Telegram photo by Wm. C. Greene.

[Max Schmeling, half-length portrait, standing, wearing boxing trunks ...

World-Telegram photograph by Wm. C. Greene. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

[New Jersey Governor A. Harry Moore (r) with his Senate successor John Milton (l) and Mrs. Milton] / World Telegram photo by Collins.

[New Jersey Governor A. Harry Moore (r) with his Senate successor John...

Title devised by Library staff. NYWT&S staff photograph. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Rookie Senators engage in first 'Bull' session with Vice President Garner. Washington, D.C., Dec. 19. This session's crop of rookie Senators were initiated today at an impromptu conference with Vice President John N. Garner. Naturally they were regaled by the wily Texas Legislator with some of his famous stories. Left to right: Senator James M. Mead, New York; Vice President Garner, Senator Sheridan Downey, California; and Senator D. Worth Clark, Idaho, 121938

Rookie Senators engage in first 'Bull' session with Vice President Gar...

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... more

[Actress Mary Pickford, a strong supporter of women's rights, buys the first sheet of equal rights seals.]

[Actress Mary Pickford, a strong supporter of women's rights, buys the...

Summary: Informal portrait, half-length, Mary Pickford, seated, facing left with head turned toward camera, wearing a suit and hat, and holding a sheet of Equal Rights seals. Title derived by Library of Congres... more

Pickford

Pickford

Photograph shows Lulie Swanson (Mrs. Claude A. Swanson), with actress Mary Pickford at a newspaper women's luncheon. Washington, D.C., Nov. 15, 1938. Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris ... more

[Louis "Lepke" Buchalter handcuffed to guard, getting into van] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Aumuller.

[Louis "Lepke" Buchalter handcuffed to guard, getting into van] / Worl...

NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection.

[Rita Phillips, majorette] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Wm. C. Greene.

[Rita Phillips, majorette] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Wm. C. Gree...

Photograph shows lead majorette, Rita Phillips, doing a back bend while holding a baton; two other majorettes marching on field behind Phillips. NYWT&S staff photograph. Title devised by Library staff. Forms pa... more

[Elizabeth Arden (neé Florence Nightingale Graham), three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing front] / photo by Alan Fisher.

[Elizabeth Arden (neé Florence Nightingale Graham), three-quarter leng...

NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

L. to R. top, Werner & Rupbert, Dr. Franz Wasner extreme left, then Johanna, Martina, Mr. & Mrs. von Trapp, Johannes, Hedwig, Maria, bottom, Agatha, Rosemarie & Elinor / World-Telegram photo, photo by Edward Lynch.

L. to R. top, Werner & Rupbert, Dr. Franz Wasner extreme left, then Jo...

NYWT&S staff photograph. Title from news agency caption on item. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Rhys John Davies at Penn Hotel / World Telegram staff photographer Al Aumuller.

Rhys John Davies at Penn Hotel / World Telegram staff photographer Al ...

Rhys John Davies, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing left. NYWT&S staff photograph. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Cheese Day at Senate restaurant. Washington, D.C., April 28. Wisconsin cheese was the piece de resistance today at the Capitol restaurant where Senator Alexander Wiley served oodles of the delicacy to members of the Senate. The occasion marked the 75th anniversary of the making of the famous Wisconsin cheese. Senator John H. Bankhead 2nd, left, proves an expert taster as he bites into a hunk of Wisconsin's best as proffered by Senator Wiley of that state. In the center is Senator Chan Gurney of South Dakota

Cheese Day at Senate restaurant. Washington, D.C., April 28. Wisconsin...

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... more

[Mr. & Mrs. Samuel Morison with John W. McElroy (left) half-length portrait holding Harvard-Columbus Expedition pennant] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Edward Lynch.

[Mr. & Mrs. Samuel Morison with John W. McElroy (left) half-length por...

NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Jerry, famous Taos Indian, artist's model and fisherman, Taos, New Mexico

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Jerry, famous Taos Indian, artist...

Title and other information from a possibly related negative. Image came to Library of Congress untitled. (There was no caption for this image in the FSA/OWI shelflist.) Appears to be related to negative LC-USF... more

New aide to Uncle Sam's weather man. Washington, D.C., June 3. Prof. Carl G. A. Rossby, native of Sweden and internationally famous meteorologist, has just been named Assistant Chief for Research and Education of the United States Weather Bureau here. Noted for his advanced meteorological methods in weather forecasting, Prof. Rossby was granted a three year leave of absence from faculty at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to take the new post

New aide to Uncle Sam's weather man. Washington, D.C., June 3. Prof. C...

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... more

Jerry, famous Taos Indian, artist's model and fisherman, Taos, New Mexico

Jerry, famous Taos Indian, artist's model and fisherman, Taos, New Mex...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

[Joe Jackson, full-length portrait, facing front, seated beneath tree in half-barrel] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Aumuller.

[Joe Jackson, full-length portrait, facing front, seated beneath tree ...

New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

[Left to right Gene Buck, Victor Herbert, John Philip Sousa, Harry B. Smith, Jerome Kern, Irving Berlin, George W. Meyer, Irving Bibo, and Otto Harbach, full-length portrait, facing front] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Aumuller.

[Left to right Gene Buck, Victor Herbert, John Philip Sousa, Harry B. ...

NYWT&S staff photograph. "Tin Pan Types" series. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). Exhibited: "Sousa Sesquicentennial" at the Krannert Art... more

Baroness Marie von Trapp (front) and five of her ten singing children (back row, left to right) Agatha, Hedwig and Johanna; (center, left to right) Marie and Martina / / World Telegram photo, C.M. Stieglitz.

Baroness Marie von Trapp (front) and five of her ten singing children ...

NYWT&S staff photograph. Title from news agency caption on item. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Pershing Guest of Honor of Baltic Club. Washington, D.C., June 1. General John J. Pershing was Guest of Honor tonight at the annual dinner of the Baltic Club, which is comprised of members of the A.E.F. who served overseas with the famous General during the World War. Left to right : Maj. Gen. James G. Harbord, Toastmaster, who was Pershing's Chief of Staff in France; General Pershing; and Maj. Gen. Merritte Ireland, who was Asst. Surgeon General was responsible for the health of the troops in France during the World War

Pershing Guest of Honor of Baltic Club. Washington, D.C., June 1. Gene...

Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.hec Temp. note: Batch six.

[David O. Selznick, bust portrait, facing front] / World Telegram photo by Edward Lynch.

[David O. Selznick, bust portrait, facing front] / World Telegram phot...

NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

[Stark Young, half-length portrait, facing front] / World Telegram photo by Al Aumuller.

[Stark Young, half-length portrait, facing front] / World Telegram pho...

New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

[Sholem Asch, half-length portrait, seated at desk] / World Telegram photo by Al Aumuller.

[Sholem Asch, half-length portrait, seated at desk] / World Telegram p...

NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection.

Charlotte Greenwood proves her agility despite the fact that she's near the half-century mark / World Telegram photo by Al Ravenna.

Charlotte Greenwood proves her agility despite the fact that she's nea...

Actress Charlotte Greenwood throwing up her hands and laughing as she performs a split. NYWT&S staff photograph by Al Ravenna. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection ... more

[Barney Josephson, full-length portrait, standing next to a modern painting] / World Telegram & Sun photo by C.M. Stieglitz.

[Barney Josephson, full-length portrait, standing next to a modern pai...

NYWT&S staff photo. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

[Left to right: Adam Gimbel, Frederic Gimbel, and Bernard Gimbel looking at Della Robbia statue of Madonna and Child, from the art collection of William R. Hearst] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Edward Lynch.

[Left to right: Adam Gimbel, Frederic Gimbel, and Bernard Gimbel looki...

NYWT&S staff photo by Edward Lynch. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection. No. 4.

[Joseph Hergesheimer, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right, smoking cigar] / World Telegram photo by Al Aumuller.

[Joseph Hergesheimer, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right, smoki...

New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

[A display of several apothecary bottles containing drugs, on shelf of Eimer and Amind (?) drugstore] / World Telegram photo by Al Ravenna.

[A display of several apothecary bottles containing drugs, on shelf of...

New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). NYWT&S staff photo.

Mrs. James Narbone, her daughter, Gloria, and her son, Salvatore, as they were checked in today at the first unit of the new Vladeck City Houses / World-Telegram photo by  Ravenna.

Mrs. James Narbone, her daughter, Gloria, and her son, Salvatore, as t...

NYWT&S staff photograph by Al Ravenna. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

America gains a famous citizen / photo by Al. Aumuller.

America gains a famous citizen / photo by Al. Aumuller.

Photograph shows Albert Einstein receiving from Judge Phillip Forman his certificate of American citizenship. Title from news agency caption. NYWT&S staff photograph. Date stamped on verso: Oct 1 1940. Forms pa... more

Woman flyer speaks before National Aviation Forum. Washington, D.C., May 27. Ruth Nichols, famous aviatrix, was a speaker today before the National Aviation Forum. 'Woman's place in aviation' was the text of her talk

Woman flyer speaks before National Aviation Forum. Washington, D.C., M...

Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.hec Temp. note: Batch six.

[Women and two boys dressed in traditional Greek costumes and  burros carrying baskets of flowers on their backs, posed on a New York City street  as part of a fund raising drive for the Greek Emergency Fund] / World Telegram & Sun photo by C. M. Stieglitz.

[Women and two boys dressed in traditional Greek costumes and burros ...

NYWT&S staff photograph. Written in pencil on back: Miss Esme Boisson, Madam Milto Messinesi, Miss Georgette Michel, Mrs. F. Langley Whitley, Miss Merope Albain, Miss Louise Berry, boy Stephen Basil and Costas ... more

[Mrs. Sally Benson, head-and-shoulders portrait, seated facing right] / World-Telegram photo by Al Aumuller.

[Mrs. Sally Benson, head-and-shoulders portrait, seated facing right] ...

NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection.

Harry L. Hopkins as he left for England vis Lisbon today / World-Telegram photo by Palumbo.

Harry L. Hopkins as he left for England vis Lisbon today / World-Teleg...

Photograph shows Harry L. Hopkins, full-length portrait, facing right, waving, as he boards airplane at La Guardia Airport. Title from news agency caption. NYWT&S staff photograph. Date stamped on verso: Jan 6 ... more

[Lisa Sergio, head-and-shoulders portrait, seated at table with microphone, facing front, holding papers] / World Telegram photo by Edward Lynch.

[Lisa Sergio, head-and-shoulders portrait, seated at table with microp...

NYWT&S staff photograph. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Landon Thorne, Wendell Wilkie [sic] and John Cowles / World-Telegram photo by Al. Ravenna.

Landon Thorne, Wendell Wilkie [sic] and John Cowles / World-Telegram p...

Photograph shows Wendell Willkie (center), half-length portrait, sitting, facing John Cowles on the right, with Landon Thorne sitting on the left. Title from item. NYWT&S staff photograph. Date stamped on verso... more

[Robert Frost, half-length portrait, seated, facing left] / World-Telegram photo by F. Palumbo.

[Robert Frost, half-length portrait, seated, facing left] / World-Tele...

NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

[Vivien Kellems, half-length portrait, seated at desk, facing right, holding a Kellems Grip] / World-Telegram photo by Al Aumuller.

[Vivien Kellems, half-length portrait, seated at desk, facing right, h...

NYWT&S staff photo. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

[David O. Selznick, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing right] / World-Telegram photo by Edward Lynch.

[David O. Selznick, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing righ...

NYWT&S staff photo. New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

[Mrs. Alois Hitler, half-length portrait, seated at table offering British war relief information, facing front; similiar posters on wall behind her] / World-Telegram photo by Al Aumuller.

[Mrs. Alois Hitler, half-length portrait, seated at table offering Bri...

NYWT&S Staff photograph. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).