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1925

Blackington, Alton H.

Professor Will Monroe Portrait of Monroe's dog in the grass

Camel's Hump (Vt.) - From a series of images of New England characters.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1925

Blackington, Alton H.

Otis Fish, the Blind Clam Digger of Falmouth, digging at low tide

Falmouth (Mass.) - Image of Fish with his clam rake in shallow water.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1930

Blackington, Alton H.

Edwin U. Curtis

Boston (Mass.) - Copy image of Police commissioner writing at his desk; "gentlemen of the press;" as Police Commissioner, Curtis helped precipitate the Police strike of 1919 and died suddenly in office in 1922.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1928 July 9

Blackington, Alton H.

Amelia Earhart reception: a crowd gathers around Earhart's Ford trimotor plane at East Boston airport

Boston (Mass.) - From a series of images taken of reception for Earhart held in Boston after her successful Transatlantic flight.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1925

Blackington, Alton H.

Charles W. Pyne or Harry Smith In costume as a comic, apparently for some theatrical performance

Lynn (Mass.) - From a series of images of New England characters. A Charles W. Pyne is listed in Lynn city directories in the mid-1920s. Images signed in the negative "Boris."

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1940

Mitchell

Mark Hellinger seated at his desk with a Remington typewriter

New York (N.Y.) - Copy image from a series of images of Hellinger, the New York columnist and writer.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1930

Blackington, Alton H.

Francis Dahl

Boston (Mass.) - Image of Dahl, cartoonist for the Boston Herald beginning in 1930, seated at a drafting desk.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1898

Dinner at the old brick house

Alburgh (Vt.) - Image of group of men and women gathered around the dining table. Although received as part of the Blackington Collection, the images from Alburgh (the northern end of Lake Champlain) are by another photographer.

Alton H. Blackington Collection

1930

Blackington, Alton H.

Cat sleeping on the running board of an automobile

Image of a cat snoozing; the automobile has initials stenciled on the door: H.S.P.

Alton H. Blackington Collection