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Topic: recreation

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[Exercises of the youths]

[Exercises of the youths]

Native youths shooting arrows, throwing balls at target placed atop tall pole, and running races.

Yukidama o tsukuru musume

Yukidama o tsukuru musume

Print shows a young woman, wearing high geta and a kimono with hat designs, rolling a large snowball.

Semitori

Semitori

Print shows a woman and a child catching crickets.

The Jovial company / A. Brouner, pinxt. ; J. Williams, sculpt., pupil to W.W. Ryland.

The Jovial company / A. Brouner, pinxt. ; J. Williams, sculpt., pupil ...

Two men seated at small table, one holding glass of wine and decanter, and the other smoking pipe.

Manzai o miru josei[fujo?] to kodomo

Manzai o miru josei[fujo?] to kodomo

Print shows four women and a child watching two men dancing with a fan and a drum.

Fuyu no yanebune

Fuyu no yanebune

Print shows three women on a houseboat.

Ōkarakuri

Ōkarakuri

Print shows a woman working a peepshow box for two children.

Futamigaura

Futamigaura

Print shows three women walking in the surf at the edge of a beach at Futamigaura, with view of one of the Meotoiwa (wedded rocks) and the knotted ropes in the background.

Dōkanyama shinagawa oki ukie

Dōkanyama shinagawa oki ukie

Print shows view from shore of harbor with people sitting on a bluff in the foreground, others are seen walking along the beach, and ships moored in the distance.

Matsu no sita no tōkei

Matsu no sita no tōkei

Print shows a woman and two young men or boys watching a cockfight beneath a pine tree.

A mountain ramble

A mountain ramble

Men and women walking along trail through wooded hills with waterfall to the right.

View of the Hudson River near Newburg [sic]

View of the Hudson River near Newburg [sic]

Print shows, on the right, a man and a woman standing on a portico of a building high above the Hudson River near Newburgh, New York; they are talking, a third person is sitting in a chair next to them; at cent... more

Shinobazu no ike

Shinobazu no ike

Print shows a comical scene with a group of people walking along the bank of the Shinobazu Pond, with cherry blossoms and dwellings in the background.

Delaware Water Gap / G. Perkins ; R. Hinshelwood.

Delaware Water Gap / G. Perkins ; R. Hinshelwood.

Print shows groups of men and women in boats on the Delaware River, standing on the shore, and sitting near a tree, possibly having a picnic at the Delaware Water Gap.

The Catskills. Sunrise from South Mountain / Harry Fenn ; S.V. Hunt.

The Catskills. Sunrise from South Mountain / Harry Fenn ; S.V. Hunt.

Print shows two people standing at the percipice of a cliff in the Catskill Mountains, high above rock formations and trees, with a distant view of the sunrise across a broad valley.

The shores of old England / painted by G.E. Hicks ; engraved by T.L. Sangar.

The shores of old England / painted by G.E. Hicks ; engraved by T.L. S...

Print showing four young women standing in the water at a beach in England.

Always happy / Brett Lith. Co., N.Y.

Always happy / Brett Lith. Co., N.Y.

Print shows a scene on a decorative plate with two young children playing badminton.

Mr. Wilson, Miss Grant and Miss Townsend, on Moosehead

Mr. Wilson, Miss Grant and Miss Townsend, on Moosehead

A man and two women in a boat on Moosehead Lake, Maine.

Overland Monthly. May, 1895 / L. Maynard Dixon.

Overland Monthly. May, 1895 / L. Maynard Dixon.

Poster showing a man leaning on a staff, with a dog at his feet.

The biggest people on the road! / Dalrymple.

The biggest people on the road! / Dalrymple.

Print shows a gigantic man and a gigantic woman riding on bicycles on a dirt road; they are road hogs, forcing other forms of transportation, mainly diminutive horse-drawn carriages, off the road.

Recreation

Recreation

Reproduction of a Mural in the Library of Congress showing woman playing reed instrument and girl playing tambourine.

The woes of the sabbatarian fanatic - they get greater every year / C.J. Taylor.

The woes of the sabbatarian fanatic - they get greater every year / C....

Print shows a vignette cartoon where a member of the clergy, a strict "Sabbatarian", observes people engaging in various Sunday activities; in the center vignette, Satan empathizes with the minister.

Puck Christmas 1899 / Frank A. Nankivell '99.

Puck Christmas 1899 / Frank A. Nankivell '99.

Print shows Puck pushing a fashionably dressed young woman on ice skates on a pond or river in a wooded area.

Bluff Island - one of the pretty sites in the St. Lawrence - Thousand Islands

Bluff Island - one of the pretty sites in the St. Lawrence - Thousand ...

Couple sits on rocky banks of the St. Lawrence River, another couple in boat.

The Sunday-school picnic / O'Neill Latham..

The Sunday-school picnic / O'Neill Latham..

Illustration shows a Sunday school picnic with adults and children resting and playing, and eating in a rural setting. Includes a poem by Joe Lincoln.

Sunday in the plaza

Sunday in the plaza

Illustration shows families relaxing and children playing in San Jacinto Plaza, El Paso, Texas.

Recreation
The tennis court, St. Xavier's Academy, Beatty, Pa.

The tennis court, St. Xavier's Academy, Beatty, Pa.

Photograph shows four young ladies on tennis court as others watch.

A jolly crowd, Atlantic City, N.J.

A jolly crowd, Atlantic City, N.J.

Stereograph showing group of young people, in bathing suits, lying in the sand on the beach posing for camera; two boys behind group making faces.

On the beach at Coney Island
Waiting for the locks to be opened - a characteristic scene on the Thames, London, England

Waiting for the locks to be opened - a characteristic scene on the Tha...

Photograph shows a crowd of pleasure boaters in rowboats on the Thames River in London, England.

President Roosevelt's choicest recreation - amid nature's rugged grandeur on Glacier Point, Yosemite

President Roosevelt's choicest recreation - amid nature's rugged grand...

Photograph shows Theodore Roosevelt, full-length portrait, standing on mountain top.

Henry Van Dyke [& family members]

Henry Van Dyke [& family members]

Photograph shows Henry Van Dyke on lake in fishing boat with girl; a boy stands on landing next to them.

Puck's midsummer medley / Ehrhart.

Puck's midsummer medley / Ehrhart.

Illustration shows a vignette cartoon with, at center, a young woman at seaside writing to her beau in the city, asking when he can come down (in verse by Edwin L. Sabin). Surrounding the main image are scenes ... more

The slaughter season / J.S. Pughe.

The slaughter season / J.S. Pughe.

Illustration shows a vignette cartoon with, at top, a man being carried in a sedan chair, with many porters carrying furniture from a train on the right to his cabin in the wilderness on the left; at bottom, on... more

Automobiling in the hills of Southern Vermont, U.S.A.

Automobiling in the hills of Southern Vermont, U.S.A.

Photograph shows an automobile with several passengers being driven along a dirt road in a scenic area in Vermont.

A mumble-peg game

A mumble-peg game

Photograph shows several cowboys sitting on the ground playing mumbly peg during a break at the Turkey Track Ranch in Texas in 1906.

Vacation

Vacation

Illustration shows the face of President Theodore Roosevelt with many arms extending from behind engaged in various activities, such as playing tennis, chopping wood, boxing, rowing, and signing papers making a... more

Wreckreation / Harry Grant Dart.

Wreckreation / Harry Grant Dart.

Illustration shows a vignette cartoon where accidents take place in various forms of recreation; at center is an automobile accident involving a horse-drawn carriage, also scenes from golf and baseball, hunting... more

[Group disembarking from a rowboat along the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal near the Abner Cloud House at Fletcher's Cove, Georgetown, D.C.]

[Group disembarking from a rowboat along the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal...

Photograph shows a woman and man stepping out of a rowboat as a boy holds the boat on land.

The maid of the summer surf / Leon V. Solon.

The maid of the summer surf / Leon V. Solon.

Illustration shows a woman wearing a swimsuit, standing on a large fish that is splashing through waves.

A warm wave coming / Gordon Ross.

A warm wave coming / Gordon Ross.

Illustration shows a beautiful young woman riding an ocean wave approaching the beach; also shows a lobster and a fish.

Sunday, the day of rest / Will Crawford.

Sunday, the day of rest / Will Crawford.

Illustration shows the intersection of a busy city street and a street railroad on a Sunday with many activities taking place at an amusement park, a golf course, a real estate office, a club house, a baseball ... more

Fresh air outing

Fresh air outing

Children and adults seated on trolley for fresh air outing in June.

Arab leisure in a coffee house of Mosul

Arab leisure in a coffee house of Mosul

Men smoking water pipes in coffee house.

Church army hut day, Wednesday, April 18. Recreation huts urgently needed on all fronts. £100,000 required. Please buy a flag. Give a donation. Offer your service. A national work / Ernest Hasseldine 1917 ; David Allen & Sons Ld. Harrow..

Church army hut day, Wednesday, April 18. Recreation huts urgently nee...

Poster showing Britannia, who points to a Church Army Recreation Hut surrounded by soldiers, near a battlefield.

Love of winter / Geo. Bellows.

Love of winter / Geo. Bellows.

Winter scene with large group of ice skaters in rural setting.

Tennessee Coal, Iron and Railroad Company.  Ensley steel plant and furnaces. Colored recreation class at school no. 1

Tennessee Coal, Iron and Railroad Company. Ensley steel plant and fur...

Photo shows African American children doing exercises outdoors.

Tapping a spar tree, Clear Lake Lumber Co., Clear Lake, Wash

Tapping a spar tree, Clear Lake Lumber Co., Clear Lake, Wash

Crowd along railroad tracks looking up at man on top of standing tree with branches cut off.

Recreation period, Pitcairn, Pa.

Recreation period, Pitcairn, Pa.

Children playing volley ball on roped off street in front of school.

[Yocum canoe house, Arlington Beach Park, Va.]

[Yocum canoe house, Arlington Beach Park, Va.]

Four young women in canoe, and three men and canoes on shore.

No. 1 tee, Brown's Wells golf course, Hazlehurst, Miss.

No. 1 tee, Brown's Wells golf course, Hazlehurst, Miss.

Photograph shows a group of men and women golfers on golf course; man in center teeing off; three African American boys are caddies.