1310 results found for: genres:"Glass plate negatives"

Gallery view

1935

Blackington, Alton H.

Franklin Delano Roosevelt riding in his Ford Phaeton convertible

Groton (Mass.) - From a series of photographs of New England characters.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1920

Blackington, Alton H.

Charles Ponzi's house at Lexington Copy image

Lexington (Mass.) - From a series of images of New England characters.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1930

Blackington, Alton H.

James Michael Curley standing next to large American flag

Boston (Mass.) - "Pictured during one of his four terms as Mayor of Boston."

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1926

Blackington, Alton H.

Home of Mellie and Gram Dunham

Norway (Me.) - From a series of images of Mellie and Gram Dunham (Mellie was a snowshoe maker and renowned musician (fiddler).

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1925

Blackington, Alton H.

Barclay Fernald, Harvey Firestone, and Henry Ford (l. to r.)

Fernald, of Medford, was hired to teach jiu jitsu to Bosto police in 1921, according to an article in the Boston Globe.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1931 Aug. 25

Blackington, Alton H.

Public reception for Russell Boardman and John Polando, aviators

Boston (Mass.) - Formal reception with aviators and dignitaries posed on steps. Boardman and Polando were auto mechanics who achieved fame for flying from the U.S. to Turkey, setting an endurance record distance traveled and first Trans-Atlantic crossing after Lindbergh.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1925

Blackington, Alton H.

Mellie Dunham and Boston police traffic box

Boston (Mass.) - From a series of photos of Gram and Mellie Dunham: Alanson Mellen "Mellie" Dunham was a Norway, Me., snowshoe maker and musician (fiddler).

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1925

Blackington, Alton H.

Girl in a field of asters

Massachusetts - Young girl seated in a field of asters (daisies) with an armload of flowers; photo likely taken in Massachusetts.

Alton H. Blackington Collection