Bygone Americana

Rowhouses in Ambridge, Pennsylvania, 1938.
By Arthur Rothstein

Rowhouses in Ambridge, Pennsylvania, 1938.

By Arthur Rothstein

(Source: shorpy.com)

Neighborhood wash. Ambridge, Pennsylvania, 1938.
By Arthur Rothstein

Neighborhood wash. Ambridge, Pennsylvania, 1938.

By Arthur Rothstein

(Source: shorpy.com)

Scene on Bathgate Avenue in the Bronx, 1936.
By Arthur Rothstein

Scene on Bathgate Avenue in the Bronx, 1936.

By Arthur Rothstein

(Source: shorpy.com)

Scene along Bathgate Avenue in the Bronx. New York, 1936.
By Arthur Rothstein

Scene along Bathgate Avenue in the Bronx. New York, 1936.

By Arthur Rothstein

(Source: shorpy.com)

President Roosevelt speaking from train at Bismarck, North Dakota, 1936.
By Arthur Rothstein

President Roosevelt speaking from train at Bismarck, North Dakota, 1936.

By Arthur Rothstein

(Source: TIME)

Washing oysters. Maryland, 1936.
By Arthur Rostein

Washing oysters. Maryland, 1936.

By Arthur Rostein

(Source: shorpy.com)

Automobile accident on U.S. 40 between Hagerstown and Cumberland, Maryland, 1936.
By Arthur Rothstein

Automobile accident on U.S. 40 between Hagerstown and Cumberland, Maryland, 1936.

By Arthur Rothstein

(Source: shorpy.com)

Night street scene in Butte, Montana, 1939.
By Arthur Rothstein

Night street scene in Butte, Montana, 1939.

By Arthur Rothstein

(Source: shorpy.com)

Slums in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1938.
By Arthur Rothstein

Slums in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1938.

By Arthur Rothstein

(Source: images.google.com)

Saturday afternoon in Florence, Alabama, 1942.
By Arthur Rothstein

Saturday afternoon in Florence, Alabama, 1942.

By Arthur Rothstein

(Source: shorpy.com)