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.