A Czech-Slovak grandmother who just arrived at Ellis Island, 1926. Photo by Lewis Hine. Source: Portrait taken by Lewis Wickes Hine / The Miriam and Ira D. Wall...
Swimmers at a Las Vegas hotel watch a mushroom cloud from an atomic test 75 miles away, 1953
A snapshot of life. Paper boys at 2 A.M. getting ready of the morning rounds, 1908.
Agnès Souret, first Miss France, 1920.
A snapshot of historical fashion from Norway, circa 1900.
Joe Louis and Jesse Owens were born less than a year apart from each other, both children of sharecroppers, grandchildren of slaves. They rose to the top of the...
Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck, Rome, 1953.