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Saying grace before the barbeque dinner at the Pie Town, New Mexico Fair

Saying grace before the barbeque dinner at the Pie Town, New Mexico Fair

Truck trailers line up at a freight house to load and unload goods from the Chicago and Northwestern railroad, Chicago, Ill.

Truck trailers line up at a freight house to load and unload goods from the Chicago and Northwestern railroad, Chicago, Ill.

Commuters, who have just come off the train, waiting for the bus to go home, Lowell, Mass.

Commuters, who have just come off the train, waiting for the bus to go home, Lowell, Mass.

Lire banknote italy, business finance.

Lire banknote italy, business finance.

Discrimination racism people of color.

Discrimination racism people of color.

Suresnes mont valerien, architecture buildings.

Suresnes mont valerien, architecture buildings.

Lire banknote italy, business finance.

Lire banknote italy, business finance.

Effects of Grazing - Arizona

Effects of Grazing - Arizona

Cattle Grazing - Arizona

Cattle Grazing - Arizona

Seasoning and Shipping Lumber - Arizona

Seasoning and Shipping Lumber - Arizona

Fire Control: Detection - Arizona

Fire Control: Detection - Arizona

Burned -Over Areas - Arizona

Burned -Over Areas - Arizona

Logging: Scaling - Arizona

Logging: Scaling - Arizona

Public Relations - District of Columbia

Public Relations - District of Columbia

Seasoning and Shipping Lumber - Arizona

Seasoning and Shipping Lumber - Arizona

Foresters at Work - Arizona

Foresters at Work - Arizona

Effects of Grazing - Arizona

Effects of Grazing - Arizona

Cattle Grazing - Arizona

Cattle Grazing - Arizona

Fire Control: Detection - Arizona

Fire Control: Detection - Arizona

Fire Control: Detection - Arizona

Fire Control: Detection - Arizona

Effects of Grazing - Arizona

Effects of Grazing - Arizona

Fire Control: Lookouts - Arizona

Fire Control: Lookouts - Arizona

Logging -Timber Management -Marking - Colorado

Logging -Timber Management -Marking - Colorado

Burned -Over Areas - Arizona

Burned -Over Areas - Arizona

Bridges - Arizona

Bridges - Arizona

Logging: Felling - Arizona

Logging: Felling - Arizona

Signs - Arizona

Signs - Arizona

Logging: Bucking - Arizona

Logging: Bucking - Arizona

Flood Effects - Arizona

Flood Effects - Arizona

Portraits - Portraits "S"

Portraits - Portraits "S"

Sawmill Interiors - Arizona

Sawmill Interiors - Arizona

Geological Formations - Arizona

Geological Formations - Arizona

Administrative Structures - Arizona

Administrative Structures - Arizona

Foresters at Work - Arizona

Foresters at Work - Arizona

Groups, By State - Washington

Groups, By State - Washington

Bullock No. I

Bullock No. I

Bullock No. II

Bullock No. II

Civilian Conservation Corps - Arizona

Civilian Conservation Corps - Arizona

Civilian Conservation Corps - Arizona

Civilian Conservation Corps - Arizona

Civilian Conservation Corps - Arizona

Civilian Conservation Corps - Arizona

Yardmaster in railroad yards, Amarillo Texas

Yardmaster in railroad yards, Amarillo Texas

Pennsylvania R.R. ore docks, unloading ore from a lake freighter by means of "Hulett" unloaders, Cleveland, Ohio

Pennsylvania R.R. ore docks, unloading ore from a lake freighter by means of "Hulett" unloaders, Cleveland, Ohio

Loading a lake freighter with coal at the Pennsylvania R.R. coal docks, for shipment to other Great Lake ports, Sandusky, Ohio

Loading a lake freighter with coal at the Pennsylvania R.R. coal docks, for shipment to other Great Lake ports, Sandusky, Ohio

A train bringing copper ore out of the mine, Ducktown, Tenn. Fumes from smelting copper for sulfuric acid have destroyed all vegetation and eroded the land

A train bringing copper ore out of the mine, Ducktown, Tenn. Fumes from smelting copper for sulfuric acid have destroyed all vegetation and eroded the land

Locomotive lubrication chart in the laboratory of the Chicago and Northwestern Railroad. The laboratory assistant in foreground is working at a precision balance. Chicago, Ill

Locomotive lubrication chart in the laboratory of the Chicago and Northwestern Railroad. The laboratory assistant in foreground is working at a precision balance. Chicago, Ill

Indiana Harbor Belt R.R., switch engine in yard near Calumet Park stockyards, Calumet City (near Chicago), Ill.

Indiana Harbor Belt R.R., switch engine in yard near Calumet Park stockyards, Calumet City (near Chicago), Ill.

Pennsylvania R.R. ore docks, unloading iron ore from a lake freighter by means of "Hulett" unloaders, Cleveland, Ohio

Pennsylvania R.R. ore docks, unloading iron ore from a lake freighter by means of "Hulett" unloaders, Cleveland, Ohio

Daniel Senise throwing a switch while at work in an Indiana Harbor Belt Line railroad yard

Daniel Senise throwing a switch while at work in an Indiana Harbor Belt Line railroad yard

World's Fair. Arctic Girl's tomb of ice I

World's Fair. Arctic Girl's tomb of ice I

A worker in the roundhouse at the C & NW RR., Proviso yard, Chicago, Ill.

A worker in the roundhouse at the C & NW RR., Proviso yard, Chicago, Ill.

Locomotives over the ash pit at the roundhouse and coaling station at the Chicago and Northwestern Railroad yards, Chicago, Ill.

Locomotives over the ash pit at the roundhouse and coaling station at the Chicago and Northwestern Railroad yards, Chicago, Ill.

Geophysical Service Inc., Dallas, Texas

Geophysical Service Inc., Dallas, Texas

Loading coal into a lake freighter at the Pennsylvania Railroad docks, Sandusky, Ohio

Loading coal into a lake freighter at the Pennsylvania Railroad docks, Sandusky, Ohio

Indiana Harbor Belt RR, switch engine in yard near Calumet park stockyards, Calumet City (near Chicago), Ill.

Indiana Harbor Belt RR, switch engine in yard near Calumet park stockyards, Calumet City (near Chicago), Ill.

In the roundhouse at a Chicago and Northwestern Railroad yard, Chicago, Ill.

In the roundhouse at a Chicago and Northwestern Railroad yard, Chicago, Ill.

Worn tires on locomotive wheels are refaced on this machine in the wheel shop of the Chicago and Northwestern Railroad, Chicago, Ill.

Worn tires on locomotive wheels are refaced on this machine in the wheel shop of the Chicago and Northwestern Railroad, Chicago, Ill.

Families of migratory workers in front of their row shelters, FSA ... labor camp, Robstown, Tex.

Families of migratory workers in front of their row shelters, FSA ... labor camp, Robstown, Tex.

C & NW RR, railroad worker cultivating the small Victory garden in the Proviso yard, Chicago, Ill.

C & NW RR, railroad worker cultivating the small Victory garden in the Proviso yard, Chicago, Ill.

Geophysical Service Inc., Dallas

Geophysical Service Inc., Dallas

View of the Utah Copper Company open-pit mine workings at Carr Fork, as seen from the railroad, Bingham Canyon, Utah

View of the Utah Copper Company open-pit mine workings at Carr Fork, as seen from the railroad, Bingham Canyon, Utah

Train going over the hump at the C & NW RR's Proviso yard, Chicago, Ill.

Train going over the hump at the C & NW RR's Proviso yard, Chicago, Ill.

[Shulman's Market at the southeast corner of N Street and Union Street S.W., Washington, D.C., with a 1931 Chevrolet car parked in front]

[Shulman's Market at the southeast corner of N Street and Union Street S.W., Washington, D.C., with a 1931 Chevrolet car parked in front]

Tightening a nut on a guide vane operating seromotor in TVA's hydroelectric plant, Watts Bar Dam, Tennessee. Located 530 miles above the mouth of the Tennessee River, the dam has an authorized power installation of 90,000 kw., which can be increased to a possible ultimate of 150,000 kw. The reservoir at the dam adds 370,000 acre-feet of water to controlled storage on the Tennessee River system

Tightening a nut on a guide vane operating seromotor in TVA's hydroelectric plant, Watts Bar Dam, Tennessee. Located 530 miles above the mouth of the Tennessee River, the dam has an authorized power installation of 90,000 kw., which can be increased to a possible ultimate of 150,000 kw. The reservoir at the dam adds 370,000 acre-feet of water to controlled storage on the Tennessee River system

Delta County Fair, Colorado

Delta County Fair, Colorado

"The Women" company: arrival in Sydney from Melbourne, January 1939 / photographer Sam Hood

"The Women" company: arrival in Sydney from Melbourne, January 1939 / photographer Sam Hood

Workers on the Liberator Bombers, Consolidated Aircraft Corp., [Fort Worth, Texas]

Workers on the Liberator Bombers, Consolidated Aircraft Corp., [Fort Worth, Texas]

Melrose Park (near Chicago), Ill, C&NWRR. William London has been a railroad worker 25 years - now working at the roundhouse at the Proviso yards

Melrose Park (near Chicago), Ill, C&NWRR. William London has been a railroad worker 25 years - now working at the roundhouse at the Proviso yards

Lunchtime brings a few minutes of rest for these women workers of the assembly line at Douglas Aircraft Company's plant, Long Beach, Calif. Sand bags for protection against air raid form the background. Most important of the many types of aircraft made at this plant are the B-17F ("Flying Fortress") heavy bomber, the A-20 ("Havoc") assault bomber, and the C-47 heavy transport plane for the carrying of troops and cargo

Lunchtime brings a few minutes of rest for these women workers of the assembly line at Douglas Aircraft Company's plant, Long Beach, Calif. Sand bags for protection against air raid form the background. Most important of the many types of aircraft made at this plant are the B-17F ("Flying Fortress") heavy bomber, the A-20 ("Havoc") assault bomber, and the C-47 heavy transport plane for the carrying of troops and cargo

Friends meeting at the Pie Town, New Mexico Fair

Friends meeting at the Pie Town, New Mexico Fair

Group of homesteaders in front of the bean house which was used for exhibit hall at the Pie Town, New Mexico Fair

Group of homesteaders in front of the bean house which was used for exhibit hall at the Pie Town, New Mexico Fair

Sugar cane workers resting at the noon hour, Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico

Sugar cane workers resting at the noon hour, Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico

Rice in a lunch of a sugar worker on a plantation, vicinity of Guanica, Puerto Rico?

Rice in a lunch of a sugar worker on a plantation, vicinity of Guanica, Puerto Rico?

Rice and papaya in the lunch of a sugar worker on a plantation, vicinity of Guanica, Puerto Rico?

Rice and papaya in the lunch of a sugar worker on a plantation, vicinity of Guanica, Puerto Rico?

Initial pin souvenirs at the Pie Town, New Mexico Fair

Initial pin souvenirs at the Pie Town, New Mexico Fair

Rodeo at the Pie Town, New Mexico Fair

Rodeo at the Pie Town, New Mexico Fair

Living quarters and "juke joint" for migratory workers, a slack season; Belle Glade, Fla.

Living quarters and "juke joint" for migratory workers, a slack season; Belle Glade, Fla.

Negro migratory workers by a shack, Belle Glade, Fla.

Negro migratory workers by a shack, Belle Glade, Fla.

Women wipers of the Chicago and North Western Railroad cleaning one of the giant "H" class locomotives, Clinton, Iowa. Mrs. Marcella Hart and Mrs. Viola Sievers

Women wipers of the Chicago and North Western Railroad cleaning one of the giant "H" class locomotives, Clinton, Iowa. Mrs. Marcella Hart and Mrs. Viola Sievers

John Paulinski, car inspector, blue flagging a train for inspection, at Corwith yard, Santa Fe RR trip, Chicago, Ill.

John Paulinski, car inspector, blue flagging a train for inspection, at Corwith yard, Santa Fe RR trip, Chicago, Ill.

Grain elevators along the route of the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad, Amarillo, Texas. Santa Fe trip

Grain elevators along the route of the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad, Amarillo, Texas. Santa Fe trip

Loading oranges into a refrigerator car at a co-op orange packing plant, Redlands, Calif. Santa Fe R.R. trip

Loading oranges into a refrigerator car at a co-op orange packing plant, Redlands, Calif. Santa Fe R.R. trip

Landscape along the Santa Fe R.R., Willard, N[ew] Mex[ico]

Landscape along the Santa Fe R.R., Willard, N[ew] Mex[ico]

Santa Fe R.R. going through Yucca, Arizona; a watering and refueling stop

Santa Fe R.R. going through Yucca, Arizona; a watering and refueling stop

Santa Fe RR freight train about to leave for the West Coast from Corwith yard, Chicago, Ill., Santa Fe R.R. trip

Santa Fe RR freight train about to leave for the West Coast from Corwith yard, Chicago, Ill., Santa Fe R.R. trip

Women from all fields have joined the production army, Corpus Christi, Texas. Miss Grace Weaver, a civil service worker at the Naval Air Base, and a school teacher before the war, is doing her part for victory along with her brother who is a flying instructor in the Army. Miss Weaver paints the American insignia on repaired Navy plane wings

Women from all fields have joined the production army, Corpus Christi, Texas. Miss Grace Weaver, a civil service worker at the Naval Air Base, and a school teacher before the war, is doing her part for victory along with her brother who is a flying instructor in the Army. Miss Weaver paints the American insignia on repaired Navy plane wings

General view of part of the South Water Street freight depot of the Illinois Central Railroad, Chicago, Ill.

General view of part of the South Water Street freight depot of the Illinois Central Railroad, Chicago, Ill.

General view of one of the classification yards of the Chicago and Northwestern Railroad, Chicago, Ill.

General view of one of the classification yards of the Chicago and Northwestern Railroad, Chicago, Ill.

General view of yard and some of the locomotive shop of the C & NW RR at 40th Street. On the tracks on the right are three streamliners, crack trains, Chicago, Ill.

General view of yard and some of the locomotive shop of the C & NW RR at 40th Street. On the tracks on the right are three streamliners, crack trains, Chicago, Ill.

General view of the hump, Chicago and Northwestern railroad classification yard, Chicago, Ill.

General view of the hump, Chicago and Northwestern railroad classification yard, Chicago, Ill.

General view of one of the Chicago and Northwestern railroad classification yards, Chicago, Ill.

General view of one of the Chicago and Northwestern railroad classification yards, Chicago, Ill.

John L. Walter, conductor at Proviso yard of the C&NWRR. Mr. Walter has been employed on the railroad for 45 years, 32 of them as conductor. The red nose and cheeks are due to the below zero weather outside. Chicago, Ill.

John L. Walter, conductor at Proviso yard of the C&NWRR. Mr. Walter has been employed on the railroad for 45 years, 32 of them as conductor. The red nose and cheeks are due to the below zero weather outside. Chicago, Ill.

Westbound freight train stopping for water, Melrose, N[ew] Mex[ico]

Westbound freight train stopping for water, Melrose, N[ew] Mex[ico]

Eight generator units in the generator room of a new addition to TVA's hydroelectric plant at Wilson Dam, Sheffield vicinity, Ala. Located 260 miles above the mouth of the Tennessee River, the dam has an authorized power installation of 288,000 kw., which can be increased to a possible ultimate of 444,000 kw. The reservoir at the dam adds 377,000 acre-feet of water to controlled storage on the Tennessee River system

Eight generator units in the generator room of a new addition to TVA's hydroelectric plant at Wilson Dam, Sheffield vicinity, Ala. Located 260 miles above the mouth of the Tennessee River, the dam has an authorized power installation of 288,000 kw., which can be increased to a possible ultimate of 444,000 kw. The reservoir at the dam adds 377,000 acre-feet of water to controlled storage on the Tennessee River system

Farm Security Administration borrower cultivating his sugar cane field, vicinity of Frederiksted, St. Croix, Virgin Islands. He lives in one of the homestead houses

Farm Security Administration borrower cultivating his sugar cane field, vicinity of Frederiksted, St. Croix, Virgin Islands. He lives in one of the homestead houses

A train bringing copper ore out of the mines, Ducktown, Tenn. Fumes from smelting copper for sulfuric acid have destroyed all vegetation and eroded the land

A train bringing copper ore out of the mines, Ducktown, Tenn. Fumes from smelting copper for sulfuric acid have destroyed all vegetation and eroded the land

Apparatus used at the laboratory at the C & NW RR's 40th Street yards for analysing solutions of metals used in locomotives and the railroad plant, in general, Chicago, Ill.

Apparatus used at the laboratory at the C & NW RR's 40th Street yards for analysing solutions of metals used in locomotives and the railroad plant, in general, Chicago, Ill.

Railroad cars and factory buildings in Lawrence, Mass.

Railroad cars and factory buildings in Lawrence, Mass.

Delta County Fair, Colorado

Delta County Fair, Colorado

Craftwork at Newtown Church School

Craftwork at Newtown Church School

"The Women" Co. girls on Tamarama beach, 2 February 1939 / photographer Sam Hood

"The Women" Co. girls on Tamarama beach, 2 February 1939 / photographer Sam Hood