On duty “amid the encircling gloom” of a city’s certain destruction. Magnificent fire scene near Union Ferry Bldg. San Francisco, U.S.A. by Wasson, C. L. (Charles L.), c1906 July 21.

via LOC

An American cruiser firing its guns in salute as it arrives in New York, probably at the time of the Portsmouth Peace Conference. Underwood & Underwood, c1905.
Source: Library Of Congress, animgif: me

An American cruiser firing its guns in salute as it arrives in New York, probably at the time of the Portsmouth Peace Conference. Underwood & Underwood, c1905.

Source: Library Of Congress, animgif: me

Sailors, probably American, and some civilians posed on a cruiser berthed in New York(?). Underwood & Underwood, c1905.
Source: Library Of Congress, animgif: me

Sailors, probably American, and some civilians posed on a cruiser berthed in New York(?). Underwood & Underwood, c1905.

Source: Library Of Congress, animgif: me

Russian warships in harbor; in background smoke from a fire near Golden Hill started by Japanese bombardment, Port Arthur. Underwood & Underwood, c1905.
Source: Library Of Congress, animgif: me

Russian warships in harbor; in background smoke from a fire near Golden Hill started by Japanese bombardment, Port Arthur. Underwood & Underwood, c1905.

Source: Library Of Congress, animgif: me

Sunken warships, Port Arthur, Russo-Japanese war. Underwood & Underwood, c1905.
via Library Of Congress, animgif: me

Sunken warships, Port Arthur, Russo-Japanese war. Underwood & Underwood, c1905.

via Library Of Congress, animgif: me

The Sphinx and pyramid of Cheops, Egypt. Stereo image by Strohmeyer & Wyman, c1896 Oct. 30. Source: Library Of Congress, animgif: me.

The Sphinx and pyramid of Cheops, Egypt. Stereo image by Strohmeyer & Wyman, c1896 Oct. 30. Source: Library Of Congress, animgif: me.

Picnic party at The Cotter River, New South Wales [ca. 1920s]
Source: National Library of Australia/Frank H. Boland collection, animgif: scanzen

Picnic party at The Cotter River, New South Wales [ca. 1920s]

Source: National Library of Australia/Frank H. Boland collection, animgif: scanzen

Crossing the lake on stepping-stones, Suizenji Park, Kumamoto, Japan, 1904 or earlier. Underwood & Underwood.stereograph via SIRISanimgif: scanzen

Crossing the lake on stepping-stones, Suizenji Park, Kumamoto, Japan, 1904 or earlier. Underwood & Underwood.

stereograph via SIRIS
animgif: scanzen

Woman astride a velocipede, c1870. Stereogram: Geo. W. Thorne, New York.

Woman astride a velocipede, c1870. Stereogram: Geo. W. Thorne, New York.

Stettin, Vulkanwerft, Schnelldampfer Kaiser Wilheim der Grosse: Kiellegung, II. Undated stereogram, c1898.Building of battleship SMS Kaiser Wilhelm der Große at AG Vulcan Stettin.

Stettin, Vulkanwerft, Schnelldampfer Kaiser Wilheim der Grosse: Kiellegung, II. Undated stereogram, c1898.

Building of battleship SMS Kaiser Wilhelm der Große at AG Vulcan Stettin.