Wednesday, November 7, 2018

50 Amazing Vintage Photos from the 1900s & 1910s Volume 1

Pell Street, New York, 1900


New York street scene, 1900



A man with a team of horses are transporting a wagon full of Christmas trees in New York, 1910


Christmas tree sales at Barclay Street, near the old site of the World Trade Center. 1909



A little girl and her Saint Bernard deliver Christmas, ca. 1910s



This 1900 photo shows a Coca-Cola delivery truck with three young boys sitting on side of truck.



Ruth Disney is seen here standing with her big brother, Walt, 1906.



Times Square during rush hour, January, 1917.



Two men pose with a a 300-pound halibut on the Juneau, Alaska docks on Dec. 20, 1910. During this time, fishermen fished for halibut from open dories, often in the Gulf of Alaska.



San Francisco Stock Exchange. 1906 San Francisco earthquake.



Cowboy with horse and dog on top of Burgess Pass, British Columbia, Canada, 1914



Coney Island, 1910.



 Soldiers of the 164th Depot Brigade form a service flag at Fort Riley in Kansas. 1917



Messenger Boys, Indianapolis Western Union. 1908. 



Nearly Sold Out! "Basket ! Five Cents Each!" Antoinette Siminger, 12 years old, 4219 Glenway Ave., Price Hill, Sixth St., Market, Cincinnati. 10 P.M. Had been selling since morning. ca. 1909



Best buddies, 1918.



A group of Parcel Post Service wagons and the carriers assigned to each wagon pose with their postmaster, Cary F. Spence, in Knoxville, TN. 1913



A postal employee posed with this brand new parcel post wagon in New Bedford, Massachusetts. The Parcel Post Service began on January 1, 1913.



Road conditions in the early 1900s.



Kaw-u-tz (Cado), a woman of the Caddo Nation, 1906



Inhabitants of Nuku Hiva, largest of the Marquesas Islands in French Polynesia, 1907.



Piegan Indian, Mountain Chief, listening to recording with ethnologist Frances Densmore, 1916.



Ernest Hemingway during WWI



Shell shocked soldier, 1916



Mark Twain in the Garden, 1900



Charlie Chaplin at the Age of 27, 1916



Women Delivering Ice, 1918



Newspaper boy Ned Parfett sells copies of the evening paper bearing news of Titanic’s sinking the night before. (April 16, 1912)



Helen Keller meeting Charlie Chaplin in 1919



Broadway at the United States Hotel Saratoga Springs, N.Y., 1900



“The Tall Cowboy”, Ralph E. Madsen with Senator Morris Sheppard, 1919



Boys after buying Easter flowers in Union Square, New York, April 1908



Post officers show off their brand-new “Autopeds” scooters, Washington, D.C., 1917



A handsome hansom cab, NYC, 1900



WWI Red Cross driver – 1917



A few of the Western Union messengers in Hartford, Connecticut, They are on duty, alternate nights, until 10 P.M. ca. 1909



Shadows are cast beneath the Brooklyn Bridge, seen from a stable roof, on May 6, 1918.



A soldier takes a moment to feed a starving cat in the snow, 1917.



A grotto in an iceberg as seen during the British Antarctic Expedition, January 5, 1911.


Boy on velocipede, Almonte, Ontario, Canada. 1910



Messenger service of the Great North Western Telegraph Co., Montréal, Quebec office, 1900



Ruins of City Hall after the earthquake in San Francisco, California, 1906



A deep sea diver is captured mid-jump. 1915.



A man lights a cigarette for another on a city street, 1900s.



Dayton flood, Ohio, 1913.



Two young women playing billiards, 1903.



Small boy with girl in wagon and a tiny piano, 1904.



Art school, University of Canterbury, 1910. 



Fire brigade in Hertford, England, 1904



Mobile Butcher, London, 1908







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