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The door to the filling station of Gay Parita. Inside is Gary's desk, complete with a big, black, heavy vintage phone. The shelves on the wall are full of Route 66, Sinclair, and general Americana memorabilia, including bits and pieces from Pixar's Route 66-loving "Cars". He's got a neat old cigarette machine inside, too, though I don't think anyone has bought smokes from it in some time. ;)
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Accession Number: 1974:0056:0725 Maker: William M. Vander Weyde Title: Atlantic City Beach Date: ca. 1905 Medium: negative, gelatin on glass Dimensions: 8.5 x 6.5 in. George Eastman House Collection General – information about the George Eastman House Photography Collection is available at www.eastmanhouse.org/inc/collections/photography.php. For information on obtaining reproductions go to: www.eastmanhouse.org/flickr/index.php?pid=197400560725.
Interior of tobacco shed, Hawthorn Farm. Girls in foreground are 8, 9, and 10 years old. The 10 yr. old makes 50 cents a day. 12 workers on this farm are 8 to 14 years old, and about 15 are over 15 yrs. Location: Hazardville, Connecticut. (LOC)
Hine, Lewis Wickes,, 1874-1940,, photographer. Interior of tobacco shed, Hawthorn Farm. Girls in foreground are 8, 9, and 10 years old. The 10 yr. old makes 50 cents a day. 12 workers on this farm are 8 to 14 years old, and about 15 are over 15 yrs. Location: Hazardville, Connecticut. 1917 August 9. 1 photographic print. Notes: Title from NCLC caption card. In album: Agriculture. Hine no. 4907. Subjects: Girls. Agricultural laborers. Tobacco industry. Harvesting…