Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.); Exhibitions; Men; Indigenous peoples; East Indians; Tibetans; Clothing & dress; Headdresses; Elephants
At the World's Fair in St. Louis, Missouri, fifteen Tibetan and North Indian men stand in a row in front of two elephants and an archway to a temple, with two other men (one apparently Caucasian and wearing a cap and jacket; the other wearing a...
Portraits; Portrait photographs; Men; Business people; Fraternal organizations
Portrait of Paul Compton of Louisville, Kentucky. He is wearing a fez (Shriners headgear), dark-rimmed glasses and tuxedo. Handwritten on back of image: Treasurer of Kosair Temple. Stamped on back: April 21, 1925.
Lieutenant John W. Way (possibly John Way of Smithfield, Kentucky), wearing pilot headgear and a leather bomber jacket. The photograph has been cut down to size, painted on to accentuate small details, and yellowed from age. Stamped on back of...
Portraits; Men; Air pilots; Military officers; Military uniforms
Captain of Air Corps Division, Burdette Skields Wright (born in New Albany, Indiana), wearing pilot headgear and a long coat. The photograph is discolored from age. Stamped on back of image: December 1, 1923.