Archive for the ‘Public Service’ Category


Nelson and Proxmire

May 1, 2012

Wisconsin Senators Nelson (1963-1981) and Proxmire (1957-1989)


February 9, 2012


January 24, 2012

National Park Service seasonal rangers, Grand Canyon National Park. 1940.


The Postman – Battersea, London

January 15, 2012

“Postman Jamie Long sorts out his delivery to flats in Battersea, London.” 1988. British Postal Museum & Archive.


Women of the La Guardia Administration

January 9, 2012

Women of the La Guardia Administration.A reception honoring the women of the La Guardia municipal administration held at the Hotel Brevoort in Greenwich Village, 1937. Wagner and La Guardia Archives.


Olive H. Doyle

August 24, 2011

“Woman Member of the Secret Service, Olive H. Doyle” ca. 1920. US National Archives.



August 16, 2011

“Melba Roy heads the group of NASA mathematicians, known as “computers,” who track the Echo satellites. Roy’s computations help produce the orbital element timetables by which millions can view the satellite from Earth as it passes overhead.”  NASA. Image # : 64-H-2487. Date : 01/01/1964