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Mar 30

Old Rockport Cemetery, Rockport, Mass., Feb. 1972. Photograph by Deborah A. Parks for DOCUMERICA.
The DailyDOCUMERICA team has recently taken up volunteer duties with Findagrave.com. Since home base is in the Washington, D.C., area, we’ve volunteered to help Findagrave users find and gather photographs of specific graves in area cemeteries, including the famously haunted Fort Lincoln Cemetery.
Add a photo comment of your favorite old cemetery!

Old Rockport Cemetery, Rockport, Mass., Feb. 1972. Photograph by Deborah A. Parks for DOCUMERICA.

The DailyDOCUMERICA team has recently taken up volunteer duties with Findagrave.com. Since home base is in the Washington, D.C., area, we’ve volunteered to help Findagrave users find and gather photographs of specific graves in area cemeteries, including the famously haunted Fort Lincoln Cemetery.

Add a photo comment of your favorite old cemetery!

Jul 26

Mount Drum, Alaska, Aug. 1974. -

Jul 04

Happy Independence Day from the DailyDOCUMERICA team! Have a happy and safe Fourth of July 2013. And stay tuned for more feature posts.
Caption: The Staley’s, residents of suburban Lakewood, Ohio, recently spruced up the doors of their 50-year-old garage with red, white, and blue paint. Apr. 1973, Lakewood, Ohio. Photo by Frank Aleksandrowicz.

Happy Independence Day from the DailyDOCUMERICA team! Have a happy and safe Fourth of July 2013. And stay tuned for more feature posts.

Caption: The Staley’s, residents of suburban Lakewood, Ohio, recently spruced up the doors of their 50-year-old garage with red, white, and blue paint. Apr. 1973, Lakewood, Ohio. Photo by Frank Aleksandrowicz.

Jun 13

Philip Michael Manheim interview -

Brief, but awesome interview with DOCUMERICA photographer Michael Philip Manheim re: his assignment in the Neptune Road neighborhood of East Boston near Logan Airport.

Apr 18

Near Logan Airport - Airplane Coming in for Landing Over Frankfort Street -

Near Logan Airport - a Delta jet coming in for a landing at Logan Airport in the Neptune Road neighborhood. Photograph by Michael Philip Manheim,  May 1973.


Michael Philip Manheim will be at the National Archives in Washington, D.C., tonight for a panel discussion with other DOCUMERICA photographers.

Fountain Square in Downtown Cincinnati ... -

Fountain Square in downtown Cincinnati is a public square that works for the city and its people in a myriad of ways: light rain falls at end of noontime Israeli birthday celebration. Photograph by Tom Hubbard, May 1973.


Tom Hubbard will be one of the original DOCUMERICA photographers on hand tonight at the National Archives in Washington, D.C., 7:00 p.m., in the McGowan Theater.

ISAAC HAYES DANCERS PERFORM AT THE INTERNATIONAL AMPHITHEATER IN CHICAGO AS PART OF THE ANNUAL PUSH ‘BLACK EXPO’ IN THE FALL OF 1973. Photograph by John H. White, Oct. 1973.
John H. White will be on hand at the National Archives tonight for the panel discussion with DOCUMERICA photographers.

ISAAC HAYES DANCERS PERFORM AT THE INTERNATIONAL AMPHITHEATER IN CHICAGO AS PART OF THE ANNUAL PUSH ‘BLACK EXPO’ IN THE FALL OF 1973. Photograph by John H. White, Oct. 1973.


John H. White will be on hand at the National Archives tonight for the panel discussion with DOCUMERICA photographers.

Miner Wayne Gipson, 39, with His Daughter Tabitha, 3. 12/1974 -

Coal miner Wayne Gipson and his daughter Tabitha. Photograph by Jack Corn, Dec. 1974

Jack Corn will be on hand tonight at the National Archives in Washington, D.C., for a special panel discussion with DOCUMERICA photographers.

Tepee Gas Station on Route 66 06/1972 -

Teepee gas station on Route 66 in Arizona. Photograph by Lyntha Scott Eiler, June 1972.


Lyntha Eiler will be on hand at the National Archives tonight for a special panel discussion with DOCUMERICA photographers.

Apr 15

Sun bathers at the natural pool at Havasu Falls. Photograph by Terry Eiler, 1972.
Love that American flag raft!

Sun bathers at the natural pool at Havasu Falls. Photograph by Terry Eiler, 1972.

Love that American flag raft!