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1928 Feb. 24

Blackington, Alton H.

How an air sailor boy boards his ship from his plane

Copy of image of "hoisting plane aboard Battleship California during battle practice in Pacific. Paramount News from AP." Image shows pilot using zip wire to board ship from hoisted plane.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1916

Harris & Ewing

Woodrow Wilson: portrait autographed to Melville E. Stone

Washington (D.C.) - Copy of photomechanical image of Wilson at his desk, inscribed to Stone: "With the good wishes of Woodrow Wilson."

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1937 Aug. 24

Blackington, Alton H.

Dorothy Canfield Fisher: Fisher seated next to award from Madame Chiang Kai-Shek

Arlington (Vt.) - From a series of images of Dorothy Canfield Fisher, Vermont writer and Book of the Month Club editor.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1933 Aug. 22

Blackington, Alton H.

Supt. Crowley's sudden death stuns all Boston

Boston (Mass.) - "Copy of newspaper headlines announcing death and funeral of Crowley, Superintendent of Boston Police for 18 years, in Boston Traveler on Aug. 22 and 25, 1933.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1930

Arvilla Sarepta Haynes, America's oldest telephone operator: close-up portrait

Chesterfield (N.H.) - Feature Story: oldest telephone operator, died at the age of 83 (1846-1930). Worked for a quarter century at the Harmony and Wellington Telephone Company exchange.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1935

Blackington, Alton H.

Carl Krippendorf, smoking a shoe and holding a shoe in front of a model of a foot

Ohio - From a series of images of Krippendorf, a son of German immigrants and shoe manufacturer with the Cincinnati, Ohio, firm Krippendorf-Dittman.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1933

Blackington, Alton H.

Characters at a county fair

Topsfield (Mass.) - Image of people ringside at a fair. "Topsfield County Fair, oldest in the country. SPNEA also holds images by Blackington of the first races at the Topsfield Fair in 1933."

Alton H. Blackington Collection