Miss Sarah Farewell sitting in a chair outdoors, knitting. (1917)
Dutch flower seller (ca. 1900)
Frances Benjamin Johnston (1864-1952)
Topaz, Utah. Knitting warm woolen clothing for her children against the coming winter, this Japanese mother, at the Topaz Relocation Center, takes advantage of the warm Utah sun. (10/17/1942)
As most New Yorkers know, the subway system is the lifeline of New York City. In 1946 Stanley Kubrick set out as a staff photographer for LOOK Magazine to capture the story of New York City’s subway commuters.
Heart Mountain Relocation Center, Heart Mountain, Wyoming.
Mrs. S. Nako entertains a friend, Mrs. W …
For more than a half a decade, the blizzard of 1947 reigned supreme as New York City’s biggest snowstorm — a total of 26.4 in. (67 cm) fell in Central Park on Dec. 26-27. The city was completely paralyzed, stranding cars and buses and shutting down subway service.