Tag Archives: 1910’s

1912: Monument

John Russell Pope: Competition Proposal for Lincoln Monument (1912); Pope’s firm designed the National Archives and Records Administration building (1935), the Jefferson Memorial (1943) and the West Building of the National Gallery of Art (1941).

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1914: Silent Evening

Anna Boberg: Silent Evening – Scene from Lofoten (1910-1914)

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1910: Dorset

Harry van der Weyden: Cliff End, Studland, Dorset (1909–1910)

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1911: Autumn Leaves

From the December 9, 1911 issue of The Outlook: A number of years ago I was invited to visit a friend who lived at a large and beautiful country-seat on the Hudson. Shortly after my arrival I started, with a … Continue reading

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1910: James A. Saunders

Patrolman James A. Saunders, Plainfield NJ’s first African-American police officer. Saunders was a member of the force from 1895 to 1917. (source)

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1910: Harbor

Unknown Brooklyn photographer: Steamer in New York Harbor (c. 1910-20); found on PhotoSeed.

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1918: Sunset

Félix Vallotton: Sunset at Grace, Orange and Violet Sky (1918)

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