Junkscape: 1941 and the story of Shorpy- @ShorpyPhotoArchive

August 1941. “Conservation. Scrap iron and steel. An automobile graveyard outside Baltimore. Scrapped cars are collected in such yards in every state. Usable parts are stripped from the chassis and the remainder of the car is sent to scrap iron dealers for processing and shipment to steel mills.” Acetate negative by “Danish,” Office for Emergency Management.

The story of Shorpy Higginbotham



Categories: 1941, Junkyard, Shorpy Historic Photo Archive

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