Flickr + Library of Congress = Awesome

Flickr and the Library of Congress have teamed up to host part of the LoC's image collection online.

The result?  Gems like this one:

And this one:

You can view many more Library of Congress images on Flickr, and you can read more about the Commons project.  The LoC also has a searchable online catalog of photos.

I'm a sucker for old photographs, so I'm in hog heaven right now.