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Neon sign at the Horseshoe Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada

Neon sign at the Horseshoe Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Pops Route 66 Restaurant and gift shop, Arcadia, Oklahoma

Pops Route 66 Restaurant and gift shop, Arcadia, Oklahoma

Title, date, and subjects provided by the photographer. Credit line: Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Gift and purchase; Carol M. Highsmith; 2009; (DLC/PP-2010... more

Historic Electric City sign, restored in 2008, shines again. Scranton, Pennsylvania

Historic Electric City sign, restored in 2008, shines again. Scranton,...

Title, date, and subjects provided by the photographer. Credit line: Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Gift and purchase ; Carol M. Highsmith; 2009; (DLC/PP-201... more

Sculpture "Eagle; Justice Above All Else" at Jacob K. Javitz Federal Building, New York, New York

Sculpture "Eagle; Justice Above All Else" at Jacob K. Javitz Federal B...

Artist: Theodore Roszak, 1970. Bronze. Photographed as part of an assignment for the General Services Administration. Title information, date, and subject note provided by the photographer. Credit line: Photogr... more

Mardi Gras Parade, New Orleans, Louisiana

Mardi Gras Parade, New Orleans, Louisiana

Title, date, and subjects provided by the photographer. Mardi Gras is organized by Carnival krewes. Krewe float riders toss throws to the crowds; the most common are strings of plastic colorful beads, doubloons... more

The Haight-Ashbury neighborhood, San Francisco, California

The Haight-Ashbury neighborhood, San Francisco, California

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Street names commemorate two early San Francisco leaders: Pioneer and exchange banker Henry Haight and Munroe Ashbury. The district is noted for its role ... more

Memorial Church on the Stanford University campus in Palo Alto, California

Memorial Church on the Stanford University campus in Palo Alto, Califo...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Pr... more

St. Patrick's Church is the oldest parish in the Federal City of Washington, D.C.

St. Patrick's Church is the oldest parish in the Federal City of Washi...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Founded in 1794 to minister to the needs of the stonema... more

Park Avenue, Arches National Park, Moab, Utah

Park Avenue, Arches National Park, Moab, Utah

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Aerial view of Hoover Dam, Nevada

Aerial view of Hoover Dam, Nevada

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Birthplace of Astrophysics, the University of Chicago's Yerkes Observatory, Williams Bay, Wisconsin

Birthplace of Astrophysics, the University of Chicago's Yerkes Observa...

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Lobby of the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center on Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, D.C.

Lobby of the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center on ...

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Medallion on a doorknob, National Academy of Sciences, Washington, D.C.

Medallion on a doorknob, National Academy of Sciences, Washington, D.C...

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Results of a pecan harvest in Texas

Results of a pecan harvest in Texas

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State House and Capitol, Boston, Massachusetts

State House and Capitol, Boston, Massachusetts

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The Swift River in Tamworth, New Hampshire

The Swift River in Tamworth, New Hampshire

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Schuylkill River, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Schuylkill River, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvan...

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Lone cactus on the West Texas prairie

Lone cactus on the West Texas prairie

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San Jose de Gracia Church, built of adobe in the 1760s in Las Trampas, New Mexico

San Jose de Gracia Church, built of adobe in the 1760s in Las Trampas,...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Franklin's "House" art in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Franklin's "House" art in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Sleigh ride at the Mount Washington Hotel and Resort, Bretton Woods, New Hampshire

Sleigh ride at the Mount Washington Hotel and Resort, Bretton Woods, N...

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Pennsylvania Convention Center, part of the restored and repurposed Reading Terminal and Market, boasted imaginative decor when it opened in 1993 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Convention Center, part of the restored and repurposed Re...

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Alligator wrestler, Paul Strazzula, wrestles with ease at Florida's Sunken Gardens show in Saint Petersburg, Florida

Alligator wrestler, Paul Strazzula, wrestles with ease at Florida's Su...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Skyline at dusk, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Skyline at dusk, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Independence Hall steeple, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Independence Hall steeple, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Rural farm scene, North Carolina

Rural farm scene, North Carolina

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Windsor Mansion ruins, Port Gibson, Mississippi

Windsor Mansion ruins, Port Gibson, Mississippi

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. The columns were all that remained of a grand mansion n... more

The "Old House," home to two presidents: John and John Quincy Adams, Quincy, Massachusetts

The "Old House," home to two presidents: John and John Quincy Adams, Q...

As of this notation in the early 21st Century it has passed out of family hands. Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the fil... more

View of the Grand Canyon from the South Rim, Grand Canyon Village, Arizona

View of the Grand Canyon from the South Rim, Grand Canyon Village, Ari...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Commercial office interior

Commercial office interior

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Las Vegas superstar illusionists Siegfried (right) and Roy (and a large feline friend) at their MIrage Hotel apartment, prior to Roy's nearly fatal encounter with a white tiger on stage during one of their performances. Las Vegas, Nevada

Las Vegas superstar illusionists Siegfried (right) and Roy (and a larg...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

In "Amish Country," Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

In "Amish Country," Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

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Mantle detail in the Russian Embassy in Washington, D.C.

Mantle detail in the Russian Embassy in Washington, D.C.

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Steamer "Louise" plies Lake Geneva, Wisconsin

Steamer "Louise" plies Lake Geneva, Wisconsin

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Mission Concepcion in San Antonio Texas, the oldest unrestored stone church in America

Mission Concepcion in San Antonio Texas, the oldest unrestored stone c...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Mission Concepcion stone church was dedicated in 1755, ... more

Stained-glass window at St. Dominic Catholic Church in the southwest quadrant of Washington, D.C.

Stained-glass window at St. Dominic Catholic Church in the southwest q...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Flag art, Bush Airport, Houston, Texas

Flag art, Bush Airport, Houston, Texas

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Skyline and lakefront, Chicago, Illinois

Skyline and lakefront, Chicago, Illinois

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Aerial view of New York City, looking toward Brooklyn. The Brooklyn Bridge (below) and Manhattan Bridge are shown crossing the East River

Aerial view of New York City, looking toward Brooklyn. The Brooklyn Br...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Aerial view of Washington, D.C., with the Rosslyn high-rise corridor of Northern Virginia in the foreground

Aerial view of Washington, D.C., with the Rosslyn high-rise corridor o...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Subway train arrives at a station in Brooklyn, New York

Subway train arrives at a station in Brooklyn, New York

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

The Cosmos Club is a private social club in Washington, D.C.

The Cosmos Club is a private social club in Washington, D.C.

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Located in the former home of explorer John Wesley Powe... more

San Francisco, California's affluent Pacific Heights neighborhood boasts several grand homes, including this mansion

San Francisco, California's affluent Pacific Heights neighborhood boas...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Study in the residence of the Ambassador of Italy, Washington, D.C.

Study in the residence of the Ambassador of Italy, Washington, D.C.

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. The Villa Firenze House was built by architect Russell ... more

Cluttered desk at the historic Harrison Brothers Hardware Store, Huntsville, Alabama

Cluttered desk at the historic Harrison Brothers Hardware Store, Hunts...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Chicago silhouette, Chicago, Illinois

Chicago silhouette, Chicago, Illinois

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Horses and buggies waiting for fares in front of Jackson Square, New Orleans, Louisiana

Horses and buggies waiting for fares in front of Jackson Square, New O...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

The James M. Ryan Mansion is a 24-room mansion built in Galena, Illinois

The James M. Ryan Mansion is a 24-room mansion built in Galena, Illino...

Built by millionaire James M. Ryan about in 1902. It contains 10 private baths, 12 marble fireplaces and parquet floors. Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency;... more

Aerial view of Washington, D.C.

Aerial view of Washington, D.C.

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian, on the National Mall, Washington, D.C.

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian, on the National Ma...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Oakwood Confederate Cemetery in Raleigh, North Carolina

Oakwood Confederate Cemetery in Raleigh, North Carolina

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Farnsworth House, designed and constructed by modernist architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe between 1945 and 1951 in Plano, Illinois

Farnsworth House, designed and constructed by modernist architect Ludw...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. The one-room steel and glass house was commissioned by ... more

Aerial view of San Francisco, California

Aerial view of San Francisco, California

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Winter scene

Winter scene

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Newbold-White House, North Carolina's oldest brick house located in Perquimans County, North Carolina

Newbold-White House, North Carolina's oldest brick house located in Pe...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Dining room of the French Embassy, Washington, D.C.

Dining room of the French Embassy, Washington, D.C.

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Dusk view of the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial, Washington, D.C.

Dusk view of the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial, Washington, D.C.

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Detail on the walls of the National Academy of Sciences building in Washington, D.C.

Detail on the walls of the National Academy of Sciences building in Wa...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue, a leading American architect... more

Aztec Ruins National Monument in New Mexico

Aztec Ruins National Monument in New Mexico

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Garden in Old Salem, a preserved early Moravian village in Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Garden in Old Salem, a preserved early Moravian village in Winston-Sal...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Aerial view of Washington, D.C., looking at the Washington Monument, Jefferson Memorial, 14th Street Bridge, and the Potomac River as it heads toward the Chesapeake Bay

Aerial view of Washington, D.C., looking at the Washington Monument, J...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Panorama aerial of Washington, D.C.

Panorama aerial of Washington, D.C.

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Arrival and departure sign at Washington, D.C.'s restored Union Station train terminal

Arrival and departure sign at Washington, D.C.'s restored Union Statio...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Snake-head medallion at the top of a bannister, National Academy of Sciences, Washington, D.C.

Snake-head medallion at the top of a bannister, National Academy of Sc...

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Colorful Victorian home in Takoma Park, Maryland, an old "streetcar suburb" on the northern boundary with the District of Columbia

Colorful Victorian home in Takoma Park, Maryland, an old "streetcar su...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Stained-glass window at St. Dominic Catholic Church in the southwest quadrant of Washington, D.C.

Stained-glass window at St. Dominic Catholic Church in the southwest q...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Water feature at the U.S. Botanic Garden, Washington, D.C.

Water feature at the U.S. Botanic Garden, Washington, D.C.

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

U.S. Treasury building, Washington, D.C.

U.S. Treasury building, Washington, D.C.

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Memorial Day at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia

Memorial Day at Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia

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Embassy

Embassy

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Philip Pry's house was commandeered as Union Army headquarters at the Battle of Antietam, Maryland

Philip Pry's house was commandeered as Union Army headquarters at the ...

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Collard Green Room art at Project Row Houses, Houston, Texas

Collard Green Room art at Project Row Houses, Houston, Texas

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Statue of Union Admiral David G. Farragut, sculpted by Vinnie Hoxie in 1881, located in Farragut Square in Washington, D.C.

Statue of Union Admiral David G. Farragut, sculpted by Vinnie Hoxie in...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Frye's Measure Mill workshop in New Hampshire

Frye's Measure Mill workshop in New Hampshire

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Friendship Arch in Washington, D.C.'s Chinatown

Friendship Arch in Washington, D.C.'s Chinatown

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Stretch of Skyline Drive in Virginia

Stretch of Skyline Drive in Virginia

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Franklin School in Washington, D.C.

Franklin School in Washington, D.C.

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

A woman and child pass a neighborhood mural in New Orleans, Louisiana

A woman and child pass a neighborhood mural in New Orleans, Louisiana

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Aerial view showing the Las Vegas Strip at dusk, Las Vegas, Nevada

Aerial view showing the Las Vegas Strip at dusk, Las Vegas, Nevada

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Museum of Natural History, Chicago, Illinois

Museum of Natural History, Chicago, Illinois

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Street-level view of the flatiron Columbus Tower, also called the Sentinel Building, and the Transamerica Pyramid, San Francisco, California

Street-level view of the flatiron Columbus Tower, also called the Sent...

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Architectural detail in the Chancery and residence of the Ambassador of Kuwait, Washington, D.C.

Architectural detail in the Chancery and residence of the Ambassador o...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Griffith Observatory, Los Angeles, California

Griffith Observatory, Los Angeles, California

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

View of downtown at Pennsylvania Avenue and 20th Street NW, Washington, D.C.

View of downtown at Pennsylvania Avenue and 20th Street NW, Washington...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Aerial view of Las Vegas, Nevada

Aerial view of Las Vegas, Nevada

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Aerial view of New York, New York

Aerial view of New York, New York

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Red sandstone formation in Arches National Park, Moab, Utah

Red sandstone formation in Arches National Park, Moab, Utah

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Barrels brimming with shellfish on a New England pier

Barrels brimming with shellfish on a New England pier

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Stained-glass window at St. Dominic Catholic Church in the southwest quadrant of Washington, D.C.

Stained-glass window at St. Dominic Catholic Church in the southwest q...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Garden scene in northern Virginia

Garden scene in northern Virginia

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Display inside the gift shop at the Farnsworth House, the National Trust for Historic Preservation property in Plano, Illinois

Display inside the gift shop at the Farnsworth House, the National Tru...

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Union Station façade and sentinels, Washington, D.C.

Union Station façade and sentinels, Washington, D.C.

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Structures in Stevensville, Maryland

Structures in Stevensville, Maryland

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Oregon's rocky Pacific coast

Oregon's rocky Pacific coast

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Note how small the people look in context to the rocks.... more

Rainbow over the west Texas prairie

Rainbow over the west Texas prairie

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Stone bridge in Rock Creek Park, Washington, D.C.

Stone bridge in Rock Creek Park, Washington, D.C.

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Some of the patent medicines sold out of wagons that covered a 14-state territory around Abilene that can be viewed at the house of the purveyor, Alfred Seelye, in Abilene, Kansas

Some of the patent medicines sold out of wagons that covered a 14-stat...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

[Stair in Great Hall of] Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building, Washington, D.C.

[Stair in Great Hall of] Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building...

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Art in the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C.

Art in the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C.

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A polyhedron, or multi-sided, barn is this nine-sided example in La Porte, Indiana

A polyhedron, or multi-sided, barn is this nine-sided example in La Po...

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