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[Gallery of Thirty Meters, Paris Exposition, 1889]
[Gallery of Thirty Meters, Paris Exposition, 1889]
[Gallery of Thirty Meters, Paris Exposition, 1889]
F. Morgan Taylor winning first semi-finals of 400 meters hurdles

F. Morgan Taylor winning first semi-finals of 400 meters hurdles

Olympic games at Amsterdam in 1928. Copyright by Underwood & Underwood.

"You pay your money and make your choice" Washington, D.C., May 31. A feature of the twenty-eighth National Conference on Weights and Measures which opened in Washington today was display of the many parking meters now in use throughout the country. they range from 1cent to 5cents allowing the parker 20 minutes to half an hour. 49,500 meters are now in use in 56 cities. R.E. Gould, chief of the time section of the National Bureau of Standards, is pictured examining the display, 53138

"You pay your money and make your choice" Washington, D.C., May 31. A ...

Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.hec Temp. note: Batch six.

Parking meters for the Nation's Capitol. Washington, D.C., Nov. 14. Commissioner Melvin Hazen and William Van Duzer, putting the first nickel in the parking meters ordered by Congress for a test in Washington. Parking will be at the rate of five cents an hour, with no extensions for more nickels, 111438

Parking meters for the Nation's Capitol. Washington, D.C., Nov. 14. Co...

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. Gift; Harris & Ewing, Inc. 1955. General information about the Harris & Ewing Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... More

Citizens with nearby expired parking meters in Crown Point, Indiana, can rest easy because this is not a "meter man" but one of the 11 installations of life-sized trompe l'oeil painted bronze statues around town, created by John Seward Johnson II

Citizens with nearby expired parking meters in Crown Point, Indiana, c...

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. They are castings of living people of all ages, engaged in day-to-day activities. Credit line: Photographs in the Carol M. Highsmith A... More

Sevier River Bridge, Spanning Sevier River approximately 300 meters North of Highway 132, Leamington, Millard County, UT

Sevier River Bridge, Spanning Sevier River approximately 300 meters No...

Significance: The Sevier River Bridge is a rare example in Utah of multi-span, wood plank stringer/multi-beam construction. It is also significant as a Great Depression-era Works Progress Administration funded... More

Sevier River Bridge, Spanning Sevier River approximately 300 meters North of Highway 132, Leamington, Millard County, UT

Sevier River Bridge, Spanning Sevier River approximately 300 meters No...

Significance: The Sevier River Bridge is a rare example in Utah of multi-span, wood plank stringer/multi-beam construction. It is also significant as a Great Depression-era Works Progress Administration funded... More

Sevier River Bridge, Spanning Sevier River approximately 300 meters North of Highway 132, Leamington, Millard County, UT

Sevier River Bridge, Spanning Sevier River approximately 300 meters No...

Significance: The Sevier River Bridge is a rare example in Utah of multi-span, wood plank stringer/multi-beam construction. It is also significant as a Great Depression-era Works Progress Administration funded... More

Sevier River Bridge, Spanning Sevier River approximately 300 meters North of Highway 132, Leamington, Millard County, UT

Sevier River Bridge, Spanning Sevier River approximately 300 meters No...

Significance: The Sevier River Bridge is a rare example in Utah of multi-span, wood plank stringer/multi-beam construction. It is also significant as a Great Depression-era Works Progress Administration funded... More

Sevier River Bridge, Spanning Sevier River approximately 300 meters North of Highway 132, Leamington, Millard County, UT

Sevier River Bridge, Spanning Sevier River approximately 300 meters No...

Significance: The Sevier River Bridge is a rare example in Utah of multi-span, wood plank stringer/multi-beam construction. It is also significant as a Great Depression-era Works Progress Administration funded... More

Sevier River Bridge, Spanning Sevier River approximately 300 meters North of Highway 132, Leamington, Millard County, UT

Sevier River Bridge, Spanning Sevier River approximately 300 meters No...

Significance: The Sevier River Bridge is a rare example in Utah of multi-span, wood plank stringer/multi-beam construction. It is also significant as a Great Depression-era Works Progress Administration funded... More

Hooded Fireplace Pueblito, On a northern point of Superior Mesa about 700 meters west of Largo Canyon Wash, Dulce, Rio Arriba County, NM

Hooded Fireplace Pueblito, On a northern point of Superior Mesa about ...

Significance: The Pueblo Revolt of 1680 and subsequent Spanish reconquest of 1692 forced many pueblo tribes to flee northwestward and seek temporary refuge in the traditional homeland of the Navajo, Dinetah. Ho... More

Hooded Fireplace Pueblito, On a northern point of Superior Mesa about 700 meters west of Largo Canyon Wash, Dulce, Rio Arriba County, NM

Hooded Fireplace Pueblito, On a northern point of Superior Mesa about ...

Significance: The Pueblo Revolt of 1680 and subsequent Spanish reconquest of 1692 forced many pueblo tribes to flee northwestward and seek temporary refuge in the traditional homeland of the Navajo, Dinetah. Ho... More

Hooded Fireplace Pueblito, On a northern point of Superior Mesa about 700 meters west of Largo Canyon Wash, Dulce, Rio Arriba County, NM

Hooded Fireplace Pueblito, On a northern point of Superior Mesa about ...

Significance: The Pueblo Revolt of 1680 and subsequent Spanish reconquest of 1692 forced many pueblo tribes to flee northwestward and seek temporary refuge in the traditional homeland of the Navajo, Dinetah. Ho... More

Hooded Fireplace Pueblito, On a northern point of Superior Mesa about 700 meters west of Largo Canyon Wash, Dulce, Rio Arriba County, NM

Hooded Fireplace Pueblito, On a northern point of Superior Mesa about ...

Significance: The Pueblo Revolt of 1680 and subsequent Spanish reconquest of 1692 forced many pueblo tribes to flee northwestward and seek temporary refuge in the traditional homeland of the Navajo, Dinetah. Ho... More

Hooded Fireplace Pueblito, On a northern point of Superior Mesa about 700 meters west of Largo Canyon Wash, Dulce, Rio Arriba County, NM

Hooded Fireplace Pueblito, On a northern point of Superior Mesa about ...

Significance: The Pueblo Revolt of 1680 and subsequent Spanish reconquest of 1692 forced many pueblo tribes to flee northwestward and seek temporary refuge in the traditional homeland of the Navajo, Dinetah. Ho... More

Hooded Fireplace Pueblito, On a northern point of Superior Mesa about 700 meters west of Largo Canyon Wash, Dulce, Rio Arriba County, NM

Hooded Fireplace Pueblito, On a northern point of Superior Mesa about ...

Significance: The Pueblo Revolt of 1680 and subsequent Spanish reconquest of 1692 forced many pueblo tribes to flee northwestward and seek temporary refuge in the traditional homeland of the Navajo, Dinetah. Ho... More

Hooded Fireplace Pueblito, On a northern point of Superior Mesa about 700 meters west of Largo Canyon Wash, Dulce, Rio Arriba County, NM

Hooded Fireplace Pueblito, On a northern point of Superior Mesa about ...

Significance: The Pueblo Revolt of 1680 and subsequent Spanish reconquest of 1692 forced many pueblo tribes to flee northwestward and seek temporary refuge in the traditional homeland of the Navajo, Dinetah. Ho... More

Hooded Fireplace Pueblito, On a northern point of Superior Mesa about 700 meters west of Largo Canyon Wash, Dulce, Rio Arriba County, NM

Hooded Fireplace Pueblito, On a northern point of Superior Mesa about ...

Significance: The Pueblo Revolt of 1680 and subsequent Spanish reconquest of 1692 forced many pueblo tribes to flee northwestward and seek temporary refuge in the traditional homeland of the Navajo, Dinetah. Ho... More

Hooded Fireplace Pueblito, On a northern point of Superior Mesa about 700 meters west of Largo Canyon Wash, Dulce, Rio Arriba County, NM

Hooded Fireplace Pueblito, On a northern point of Superior Mesa about ...

Significance: The Pueblo Revolt of 1680 and subsequent Spanish reconquest of 1692 forced many pueblo tribes to flee northwestward and seek temporary refuge in the traditional homeland of the Navajo, Dinetah. Ho... More

Hooded Fireplace Pueblito, On a northern point of Superior Mesa about 700 meters west of Largo Canyon Wash, Dulce, Rio Arriba County, NM

Hooded Fireplace Pueblito, On a northern point of Superior Mesa about ...

Significance: The Pueblo Revolt of 1680 and subsequent Spanish reconquest of 1692 forced many pueblo tribes to flee northwestward and seek temporary refuge in the traditional homeland of the Navajo, Dinetah. Ho... More

Back Run Bridge (Ruin), Approximately 2,000 feet (610 meters) upstream & south of confluence of Third Run & Back Run, Harrisville, Ritchie County, WV

Back Run Bridge (Ruin), Approximately 2,000 feet (610 meters) upstream...

Significance: The bridge abutments along Back Run are part of an impressive list of engineering structures built by the Harrisville Southern Railroad, a Ritchie County short line. They were built with the labo... More

Back Run Bridge (Ruin), Approximately 2,000 feet (610 meters) upstream & south of confluence of Third Run & Back Run, Harrisville, Ritchie County, WV

Back Run Bridge (Ruin), Approximately 2,000 feet (610 meters) upstream...

Significance: The bridge abutments along Back Run are part of an impressive list of engineering structures built by the Harrisville Southern Railroad, a Ritchie County short line. They were built with the labo... More