The Library of Congress collections on Flickr have gotten a lot of attention and activity since its launch on January 16. Flickr reported on their blog that in the first twenty-four hours after the launch, users added about 19,000 tags … Read the rest
The Library of Congress and Flickr have a new pilot project called The Commons. Photographs from two of the American Memory collections, 1930s-40s in Color and News in the 1910s, a total of over 3,000 images.
The first set … Read the rest
This blog features old photographs of American life, with a special emphasis on the working life. There’s a special emphasis on child labor, especially as shown in the works of Lewis Hine. The site takes its name from Shorpy Higginbotham, … Read the rest