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Thursday, January 08, 2009
Shorpy online photo archive
Shorpy is an online archive of thousands of high-resolution photos from the 1850s to 1950s. The site's namesake, Shorpy Higginbotham (shown here), was a teenage coal miner who lived 100 years ago. The site ius a treasure trove of images, memories and adventures. Take a look.