Photo: Library Dedication- Library of Congress Flickr feed

I think I mentioned this before, but if you enjoy vintage photos and some real “living history” please take a look at the Library of Congress’s Flickr feed. They have photos from the 1910s and the 30s and 40s. The images of everyday people are amazing. I believe this is the cornerstone laying for Columbia University’s Butler Library. (A 1911 photo of my alma mater’s crew team can be found here.)

Bain News Service, publisher.

Cornerstone Laying 6/7/11; Butler; Low


1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards.
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Format: Glass negatives.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA

General information about the Bain Collection is available at

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Call Number: LC-B2- 2230-15

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