Library Of Congress
Library Of CongressPublic Domain ArchivePart of PICRYL.com. Not developed or endorsed by the Library of Congress
  • searchSearch
  • photo_albumStories
  • collectionsCollections
  • infoAbout
  • star_rateUpgrade
  • account_boxLogin
803 media by topicpage 1 of 9
Blue Jacket House, Vinita
Sutler's store at Fort Dodge, Kansas / sketched by Theodore R. Davis.

Sutler's store at Fort Dodge, Kansas / sketched by Theodore R. Davis.

People in general store. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1867 May 25, p. 329.

Long Island. East Marion B. C. Tuthill store and Post Office

Long Island. East Marion B. C. Tuthill store and Post Office

Photograph shows neighborhood store with individuals on porch of building with "B. C. Tuthill"; shovel, pitchforks and rake on display outside on porch; ads in front windows; man in horse and buggy in foregroun... more

[The country store]

[The country store]

A group of elderly men converse in the local general store. Inscribed on verso: "The country grocery," The original cartoon by Otto Lang, reproduced for "Judge". No copyright information found with item. Signed... more

S.O. Grimes general store, Westminster, Md.

S.O. Grimes general store, Westminster, Md.

Title from jacket. "Made especially for the National Cash Register Company" on jacket. "29" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 043099. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Reno & Curtis successful comedy, Along the Kennebec a New England story, laughingly told.

Reno & Curtis successful comedy, Along the Kennebec a New England stor...

28948 U.S. Copyright Office "Russell Morgan Print." Caption: Waiting for the mail. Created and "copyrighted 1899 by The U.S. Printing Co., Cin., U.S.A." No. 3800. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Li... more

The Cannon Ball, British Landing, Mackinac Island, Mich.

The Cannon Ball, British Landing, Mackinac Island, Mich.

Title from jacket. "G 4471" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 036367. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Store & post office, Silver Bay, Lake George, N.Y.

Store & post office, Silver Bay, Lake George, N.Y.

Title from jacket. "3546" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 034418. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Smith & Yendall Store Detroit, Mich.

Smith & Yendall Store Detroit, Mich.

Part of title from jacket. "17" and "Detroit Photographic Co." on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 042549. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

N.C. Co. General Store

N.C. Co. General Store

Title transcribed from caption accompanying item. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter collection (Library of Congress). Gift; Mrs. W. Chapin Huntington; 1951.

Provision store, Caracas, Venezuela

Provision store, Caracas, Venezuela

"27" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 09246. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Country store, Venezuela

Country store, Venezuela

Locale from Detroit, Catalogue P (1906). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 09260. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

N.C. Co. General Store

N.C. Co. General Store

Title transcribed from caption accompanying item. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter collection (Library of Congress). Gift; Mrs. W. Chapin Huntington; 1951.

N.C. Co. General Store

N.C. Co. General Store

Title transcribed from caption accompanying item. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter collection (Library of Congress). Gift; Mrs. W. Chapin Huntington; 1951.

The General store, Paul Smith's, Adirondack Mts., N.Y

The General store, Paul Smith's, Adirondack Mts., N.Y

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue P (1906). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 016802. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

View of corner general store on 20th Street, N.W., West side, looking North from E Street

View of corner general store on 20th Street, N.W., West side, looking ...

Title devised by Library staff. Annotations on corresponding photographic print in LOT 11516-A: "See Z7-125 for left half." Forms part of: D.C. Street Survey Collection.

Store and post office, Silver Bay, Lake George, N.Y

Store and post office, Silver Bay, Lake George, N.Y

"3545" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 019772. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Mt. Agassiz, N.H., White Mts

Mt. Agassiz, N.H., White Mts

Sign on house: The Agassiz Store. "4342" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 070490. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Street scene, Overton, Nebraska.

Street scene, Overton, Nebraska.

summary: Note: Businesses of G.W. Darner General Merchandise and City Meat Market shown in photo. original size: 6x8

Early years, with images of family, self portraits, landscapes and architectural interiors. Group in an automobile and view of general store at Schroon Lake

Early years, with images of family, self portraits, landscapes and arc...

In album: Early years, with images of family, self portraits, landscapes and architectural interiors, p. [22]. Titles devised.

The Old country store, erected 1854, Dearborn, Mich

The Old country store, erected 1854, Dearborn, Mich

Photograph of a photographic print. Possibly at Henry Ford Museum and Greenfield Village. No Detroit Publishing Co. no. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[Men gathered around pot belly stove in a general store laughing, while man in military uniform talks]

[Men gathered around pot belly stove in a general store laughing, whil...

Title devised by cataloger. No accession number. No publication information. Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

Interior, general store

Interior, general store

Title devised by cataloger. Photograph of a photographic print. Possibly at Henry Ford Museum and Greenfield Village. No Detroit Publishing Co. no. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Bull Run, Centreville, Virginia

Bull Run, Centreville, Virginia

Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves. Date from negatives in same range. Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947. General information about the National P... more

McDuff Green warehouse, Falmouth

McDuff Green warehouse, Falmouth

Photograph shows a brick building with slate roof and a small porch with sign "H.G. Lightner. 'Cigars Tobacco', 'Lunch Room'" hanging across the front, in Falmouth, Virginia. There is an old horse-drawn wagon o... more

Frank Hill's old store, Scott's Hill, Falmouth

Frank Hill's old store, Scott's Hill, Falmouth

Photograph shows an old clapboard-sided building with wooden shingles on roof and porch; formerly, Frank Hill's store at Scott's Hill, Falmouth, Virginia. There is an advertisement for "Old Dutch Cleanser" nail... more

Mrs. Ellis Store, Falmouth, Stafford County, Virginia

Mrs. Ellis Store, Falmouth, Stafford County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Photograph taken on commission from Mrs. Devore of Chatham. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-31. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Lib... more

[Mrs. Ellis Store, Falmouth, Stafford County, Virginia. Entrance porch]

[Mrs. Ellis Store, Falmouth, Stafford County, Virginia. Entrance porch...

Photo shows two boys on porch of a store; advertisements include Coca Cola. On slide (handwritten): "Old store, Falmouth." Slide for lecturing on "Tales Old Houses Tell." Title and date based on same image in t... more

Mrs. Ebert's Store, Sunken Road, Fredericksburg, Virginia

Mrs. Ebert's Store, Sunken Road, Fredericksburg, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Photograph taken on commission from Mrs. Devore of Chatham. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-89H. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Li... more

Merchants' Stores and Offices, Brick Row, Commerce and Charles Streets, Fredericksburg, Virginia

Merchants' Stores and Offices, Brick Row, Commerce and Charles Streets...

Alternate title: M.S. Chancellor, the farmer's store. Title from photographer's inventory. Photograph taken on commission from Mrs. Devore of Chatham. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-89H. Credit line... more

Merchants' Stores and Offices, Brick Row, Commerce and Prince Edward Streets, Fredericksburg, Virginia

Merchants' Stores and Offices, Brick Row, Commerce and Prince Edward S...

Title from photographer's inventory. Alternate title: Willis and Crismond, dealers in fertilizers. Photograph taken on commission from Mrs. Devore of Chatham. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-89H. Cre... more

Frank Hill's Old Store, Falmouth, Stafford County, Virginia

Frank Hill's Old Store, Falmouth, Stafford County, Virginia

Title from photographer's inventory. Hill's House torn down 1928. Ruins of Hill House. Photograph taken on commission from Mrs. Devore of Chatham. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-90. Credit line: Car... more

[Store, Clarke County, Virginia. Pedimented porch]

[Store, Clarke County, Virginia. Pedimented porch]

Slide for lecturing on "Tales Old Houses Tell." Title and date based on same image in the Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, LC-J7-VA-1643, with additional information from Sam Watters, 2011. For... more

[General store shopkeeper displays carton of eggs to a customer]

[General store shopkeeper displays carton of eggs to a customer]

Photograph shows shopkeeper and customer at counter of general store probably located in Ohio. Title devised by Library staff. Date and location from calendar on the wall advertising The People's Savings & Loan... more

Mrs. Ellis' store, Falmouth, Virginia

Mrs. Ellis' store, Falmouth, Virginia

Photograph showing a rural general store, with two barefoot children on the porch. No. 202. No. 4. Title from item. Forms part of: Frances Benjamin Johnston Collection (Library of Congress).

Plunkett-Meeks Store, Appomattox, Appomattox County, Virginia

Plunkett-Meeks Store, Appomattox, Appomattox County, Virginia

Location from photographer's inventory. Storage building in rear. Building identified by Flickr Commons Project, 2014. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11841-6. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architect... more

66 Bull Street, Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina

66 Bull Street, Charleston, Charleston County, South Carolina

Title from photographer's inventory. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11840-10(A)19. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purc... more

Petitin's Store, Grand Coteau, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana

Petitin's Store, Grand Coteau, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: ca. 1834. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11836-49. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints... more

Petitin's Store, Grand Coteau, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana

Petitin's Store, Grand Coteau, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: ca. 1834. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11836-49. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints... more

Petitin's Store, Grand Coteau, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana

Petitin's Store, Grand Coteau, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana

Title from photographer's inventory. Building/structure dates: ca. 1834. Corresponding reference print in LOT 11836-49. Credit line: Carnegie Survey of the Architecture of the South, Library of Congress, Prints... more

General Merchandise store, Main Street, Pie Town, New Mexico

General Merchandise store, Main Street, Pie Town, New Mexico

Lot 11671-24. Transfer from U.S. Office of War Information, 1944. General information about the FSA/OWI Color Photographs is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.fsac Title from FSA or OWI agency caption.... more

General store, Chacon, New Mexico

General store, Chacon, New Mexico

12002-42. Transfer from U.S. Office of War Information, 1944. General information about the FSA/OWI Color Photographs is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.fsac Title from FSA or OWI agency caption. Add... more

Main Street, Pie Town, New Mexico

Main Street, Pie Town, New Mexico

Photograph shows building signs: Cafe, Store, General Merchandise.

General store, near Questa, Taos County, New Mexico

General store, near Questa, Taos County, New Mexico

Lot 12002-42. Transfer from U.S. Office of War Information, 1944. General information about the FSA/OWI Color Photographs is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.fsac Title from FSA or OWI agency caption.... more

U.S. Reports: General Stores Corp. v. Shlensky, 350 U.S. 462 (1956)

U.S. Reports: General Stores Corp. v. Shlensky, 350 U.S. 462 (1956)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 350; October Term, 1955; General Stores Corp. v. Shlensky et al.

Historic general merchandise store in Jennings, Wisconsin

Historic general merchandise store in Jennings, Wisconsin

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

Palmyra General Store, Palmyra, Maine

Palmyra General Store, Palmyra, Maine

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Main Street. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... more

Palmyra General Store, Palmyra, Maine

Palmyra General Store, Palmyra, Maine

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Main Street. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... more

Palmyra General Store, Palmyra, Maine

Palmyra General Store, Palmyra, Maine

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Main Street. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... more

Old general store, Gulpwater, Wyoming

Old general store, Gulpwater, Wyoming

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Main Street. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... more

Hackberry General Store, Route 66, Hackberry, Arizona

Hackberry General Store, Route 66, Hackberry, Arizona

Hackberry was founded when prospectors found a rich vein of ore here in the 1870's. A large Hackberry tree grew by the spring and gave the town its name. The ore played out, but the town of Hackberry hung on. T... more

Mural above the J.H. Conrad & Company General Store, Sheridan, Wyoming

Mural above the J.H. Conrad & Company General Store, Sheridan, Wyoming

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

Old store, rural North Carolina

Old store, rural North Carolina

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

Hackberry General Store, Route 66, Hackberry, Arizona

Hackberry General Store, Route 66, Hackberry, Arizona

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

The proprietors of this general store in the tiny hamlet of Likely told us they'd heard, and used, every common phrase using the word Likely. Likely story, they said

The proprietors of this general store in the tiny hamlet of Likely tol...

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

The interior of the E. Franck & Co. mercantile store, founded in 1869 and still operating, now as a tavern, in French Gulch, a tiny settlement west of Redding, California

The interior of the E. Franck & Co. mercantile store, founded in 1869 ...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. French Gulch was founded by French miners in 1849 and became one of California's major gold producing areas. On August 14, 2004, the entire town of French... more

Stained-glass tribute to Texas oil pioneers H.L. Hunt, "Dad" Joiner, and "Doc" Lloyd at the East Texas Oil Museum on the campus of Kilgore College in Kilgore, Texas

Stained-glass tribute to Texas oil pioneers H.L. Hunt, "Dad" Joiner, a...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. This museum depicts the era of oil discovery and production in the early 1930s, from the largest oil field inside U.S. boundaries, in ... more

A 1950s-vintage truck outside a general store in Jefferson, a town in Marion County in East Texas on whose main street almost every commercial building, and many nearby homes, have a historic marker

A 1950s-vintage truck outside a general store in Jefferson, a town in ...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... more

Part of an extensive, recreated general store at the East Texas Oil Museum on the campus of Kilgore College in Kilgore, Texas

Part of an extensive, recreated general store at the East Texas Oil Mu...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. This museum depicts the era of oil discovery and production in the early 1930s, from the largest oil field inside U.S. boundaries, in ... more

Located in a building that once housed an early Buick dealership in San Angelo, the seat of Tom Green County, Texas, Eggemeyer's General Store sells a variety of vintage goods

Located in a building that once housed an early Buick dealership in Sa...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... more

Part of an extensive, recreated general store at the East Texas Oil Museum on the campus of Kilgore College in Kilgore, Texas

Part of an extensive, recreated general store at the East Texas Oil Mu...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. This museum depicts the era of oil discovery and production in the early 1930s, from the largest oil field inside U.S. boundaries, in ... more

Library Of Congress

The objects in this archive are from Library of Congress - the nation’s first established cultural institution and the largest library in the world, with millions of items including books, recordings, photographs, maps and manuscripts in its collections. The Library provides Congress, the federal government and the American people with a rich, diverse and enduring source of knowledge to inform, inspire and engage them and support their intellectual and creative endeavors.

Disclaimer: A work of the Library of Congress is "a work prepared by an officer or employee" of the federal government "as part of that person's official duties." In general, under section 105 of the Copyright Act, such works are not entitled to domestic copyright protection under U.S. law and are therefore in the public domain. This website is developed as a part of the world's largest public domain archive, PICRYL.com, and not developed or endorsed by the Library of Congress, https://www.picryl.com

Developed by GetArchive, 2015-2020