Hist Soc of Wash DC @ Carnegie Library -- Exhibit: The Big Picture:
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Description of Pictures: THE BIG PICTURE
In the first half of the 20th century, photographers recorded milestones using panoramic technology. Very few people alive have seen them. Until now.
THE BIG PICTURE reveals how these craftsmen captured DC history. From Rudolph Valentino’s visit to the White House to the 1924 World Series Championship, these magnificent panoramic photographs document visiting celebrities and moments of great pride. They celebrate the District of Columbia’s highs, acknowledge its lows, and reveal everyday life.
THE BIG PICTURE presents more than 70 of the resonant images to take you back to the Washington you remember and the one you never knew. Come see these images – several of which are blown up so large that you’ll feel like you’re a part of them – for a completely new experience of Washington’s past.
THE BIG PICTURE is the context for today’s richly diverse DC, the familiar, the surprising, and the beautiful.
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Copyrights: All pictures were taken by amateur photographer Bruce Guthrie (me!) who retains copyright on them. Free for non-commercial use with attribution. See the [Creative Commons] definition of what this means. "Photos (c) Bruce Guthrie" is fine for attribution. (Commercial use folks including AI scrapers can of course contact me.) Feel free to use in publications and pages with attribution but you don't have permission to sell the photos themselves. A free copy of any printed publication using any photographs is requested. Descriptive text, if any, is from a mixture of sources, quite frequently from signs at the location or from official web sites; copyrights, if any, are retained by their original owners.
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