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This photo collection focuses specifically on the triumphs and tribulations of African-Americans at that time. The Cased Photographs Project provides access to rare California pictorial documents dating from the California Gold Rush.The photographs are from the collections of the Bancroft Library and the California State Library.A small sample of the panoramic photographs held in the Still Pictures collection of the National Archives.The photographs date from 1864-1937 and contain size description, place of origin, photographer name, and original captions.
This site offers about two hundred and fifty pictures of the Cayuse, Walla Walla, and Umatilla tribes.
Portal to the Library of Virginia's digital image collections, including 1939 World's Fair Photograph Collection, School Buildings Service Photographs, Virginia Chamber of Commerce Photograph Collection and more.
The Picture Collection Online, from the New York Public Library, is an image resource site composed of 30,000 digitized images focusing on New York City, costume, design, American history and other subjects.
Images include depictions of the buildings, grounds, entertainment, and exotic attractions at the fair. There are over 170,000 black and white and 1,600 color photographs taken by government photographers with the Farm Security Administration-Office of War Information in these two collections from the Library of Congress.
The images show Americans from every part of the nation struggling against the Great Depression and the Dust Bowl, and later, mobilizing for World War II.