Library of Congress Prints and Photographs

The Library of Congress has some amazing resources available online. I like to browse through the Prints & Photographs section; below are some of the images I found yesterday. It’s really an amazing collection, and a great use of our tax dollars.

Greta Garbo, 1925. Photograph by Arnold Genthe.

Salvador Dali in Dali atomicus. By Philippe Halsman, circa 1948.

Yonehisa Yamagami, Electrician, Manzanar Relocation Center/ photograph by Ansel Adams. 1943.

Evening Gown in All Its Splendor, 1921. Copyright by Lucile, from Underwood & Underwood, NY.

Migratory woman, originally from Texas. Yakima Valley, Washington. Photo by Dorothea Lange, 1939. U.S. Farm Security Administration/Office of War Information

[Barbra Streisand, half-length portrait, facing front] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Ravenna. 1962.

Advertisements

I love to hear your comments!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s