Dating 19th century 1800 s photographs
This site contains over 30,000 digitized photographs from the USGS collection of over 400,000 photographs taken from 1868 to the present.
The database can be searched or browsed in a number of categories such as Earthquakes and Pioneer Photographers.
These historical photographs date from mid-1800 to the early 1900’s and were taken by many of the well known photographers of the day. Researchers can also gain access to materials in other media formats, such as maps, posters, and paintings.
A multimedia collection of materials gathered by Mystic Seaport and presented by the Library of Congress.
From 1888 to 1916 he produced over 9,000 images which depict Native American life in the Columbia Basin, and particularly Umatilla County, Oregon.
This site offers about two hundred and fifty pictures of the Cayuse, Walla Walla, and Umatilla tribes.
His photographs, showing both the romance and hardship of cowboy life, are some of the best-known images of the southwestern range early in the last century. The Detroit Publishing Company was one of the major image publishers in the world between 18.
A lesson plan for educators that provides a correlation between the Great Depression and American attitudes toward the Japanese is included. Jerry Simmons discusses the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) photodocumentary project to record changes in the American environment.