Tags » Historical Photographs

Hear Jackie Roar....

Photo of “Leo the Lion” being recorded for his roar to be heard at the beginning of MGM films. According to MGM this lion’s name was Jackie. Date 28 December 1928.

Historical Photos

A Different View of Lady Liberty

The Statue of Liberty under construction in Paris in 1884.

Historical Photos

London Gas Drills 1940

Three nurses carry babies cocooned in baby gas respirators down the corridor of a London hospital during a gas drill. Note the carrying handle on the respirator used to carry the baby by the nurse in the forground. Date-1940

Historical Photos

The Origin of Sideburns

This is a portrait of Maj. Gen. Ambrose E. Burnside, officer of the Federal Army whose facial hair later inspired the term sideburns. ‪I have to admit….they really are pretty badass.

Historical Photos

Glass negatives 10 -- more group photos

From a box of 4″x5″ glass negatives found in the museum collection, here’s some group photos from approximately 1894-1920 (probably towards the early part of that period, since glass negatives were rarely used that late). 99 more words

History

Glass negatives 8 -- making a living

Another set of images from a box of glass negatives that the Monuments Men and Women uncovered, while cataloging the collection.  These include farming, logging, mining, a greenhouse, and the Cliff House in Monte Cristo where mining was the industry. 79 more words

History

Glass negatives 7 -- More home interiors

From a box of glass negatives recently digitized by your Everett Museum of History monuments men and women, here is a set of home interior photographs. 99 more words

History