1311 results found for: name:"Blackington, Alton H."

Gallery view

1927

Blackington, Alton H.

Sketch of Alton H. Blackington taking a photograph of people in a street

Queenstown (N.S.) - Pen and ink drawing on acetate depicting Blackington taking a photo in a village, 'Queenstown' -- possibly Nova Scotia.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1935

Blackington, Alton H.

Alton H. Blackington feeding hummingbirds by hand

Holderness (N.H.) - From a series of photographs of May Webster, known among ornithologists as "The Hummingbird Lady." From her obituary in the 1938 American Ornithologists' Union publication The Auk, vol. 55 no. 2 (Apr. 1938): "May Rogers (Mrs. Laurence J.) Webster, who was elected an Associate of the A. O. U. in 1936, died in Boston on January 7, 1938. Born in Scituate, Massachusetts, the eldest... more

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1925

Blackington, Alton H.

Children with mayflowers

Massachusetts - Image of three girls picking mayflowers (probably trailing arbutus or Epigaea repens) in the woods; photo possibly taken in Massachusetts.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1925

Blackington, Alton H.

Evangeline's Well Woman with bucket drawn from the well

Grand Pre (N.S.) - From a series of images of a trip to Nova Scotia.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1935

Blackington, Alton H.

Dogs: 'Laddie Boy' story

Image of handsome collie in a harness drinking from a public fountain: Laddie Boy was Warren G. Harding's airedale, who died in 1929.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1933 Mar. 10

Blackington, Alton H.

Apartment house on Ocean Blvd. Earthquake damage

Long Beach (Calif.) - Copy image depicting soldier on guard by ruins.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1930

Blackington, Alton H.

Covered bridge with ox team

Image of ox team crossing a covered bridge.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1925 July 4

Blackington, Alton H.

Pickwick Club disaster

Boston (Mass.) - Copy image of disaster a speakeasy in Boston where the floor collapsed under a crowd of dancers, resulting in 44 deaths.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1925

Blackington, Alton H.

Donald W. Barnes: shingle-sided house

Massachusetts - Image of typical older shingled-sided house; unclear relation to Barnes. Same house appears in image 31:6.

Alton H. Blackington Collection