Photo > Works

A Very Kelly Christmas: 1940

28 days ago   |   By Shorpy

December 1940. "The family of John Kelly, who works in the Navy yard in South Boston. Their present tenement in Quincy is completely inadequate. They have been unable to move because every real estate agent has turned him down, claiming there was no reason why they should rent to large families when there is such a great demand for decent houses by hundreds of incoming shipyard workers." Medium format negative by Jack Delano. View full size.
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Works      The Gallery      Boston      Christmas      Jack Delano      Kids  


Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Minneapolis to Become First Major U.S. City to End Single-Family Zoning

Minneapolis to Become First Major U.S. City to End Single-Family Zoning

Minneapolis. Image Courtesy of Creative Commons Minneapolis will become the first major U.S. city to end single-family home zoning. City Council passed Minneapolis 2040 , a... Read more ...