History with its flickering lamp stumbles along the trail of the past, trying to reconstruct its scenes, to revive its echoes, and kindle with pale gleams the passion of former days. ~Winston Churchill

10 February, 2015

The Joy of Snow Shovelling

It might not be fun, but at least the misery has been shared over the centuries....

Boston Public Library

Shovelling snow, Boston, 1917-1934. Source

Boston Public Library

More snow shovelling in Boston, 1936. Source

National Library of Ireland

Shovelling snow into the Liffey, Dublin, 1936. Source

Library of Congress

Man shovelling snow in Chillicothe, Ohio, 1940. Source

Deseronto Archives

Shovelling snow off the railway tracks, Deseronto, Ontario, 1908. Source

OSU Special Collections and Archives

A woman shovelling snow off her steps, undated. Source

National Library of Wales

Snow shovelling in Croesor, Wales, 1963. Source

Swedish National Heritage Board

Shovelling and trucking away snow in Stockholm, 1923. Source

Library of Congress

Man shoveling snow, probably at Hotel des Cedres, Cedars of Lebanon, 1946. Source

Mennonite Church USA Archives

Snow shovelling in Maryland, undated. Source

National Museum of Denmark

Greenlanders shovelling snow, late 19th-early 20th C. Source

Library of Congress

Shoveling snow in New York City, 1908. Source

Boston Public Library

Whew. Boston, 1934-1956. Source

1 comment:

al said...

moolto belle adoro il tuo blog grazie :)

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