Last four couples standing in a Chicago dance marathon. ca. 1930.
Three Princeton students pose after the Freshman, Sophomore snowball fight. 1893. Princeton , NJ .
“Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.” After realizing a woman was running Boston marathon organizer Jock Semple went after Kathrine Switzer. Other runners blocked him and she went on to finish the race. 1967.
The only known photograph of an African American Union soldier with his family. c1863-65
Russian peasants getting electricity for the first time in 1920
Cow shoes used by Moonshiners in the Prohibition days to disguise their footprints, 1922
Johnny Cash performing for prisoners at Folsom Prison – Jan. 13th 1968
A Native American looks down at a newly-completed section of the transcontinental railroad. Nevada , about 1868
Gay pride, 1970. USA
Alerted by the smell of a broken bottle of liquor, Federal Agents inspect a “lumber truck”. Los Angeles , 1926
A Japanese family returning home ( Seattle , Washington ) from a relocation center camp in Hunt, Idaho on May 10, 1945
Louis Armstrong plays for his wife in front of the Sphinx by the pyramids in Giza, 1961
9 kings featured in one photo (Windsor Castle, 20 May 1910)
The headquarters of Benito Mussolini and the Italian Fascist party in Italy , 1934
The Kennedy trio in the mid 30s as teenagers; John, Bobby and Teddy