A mom and her son watch the mushroom cloud after
an atomic test 75 miles away, Las Vegas , 1953.
Illegal alcohol being poured out during Prohibition, Detroit 1929.
The Ford Theater, where Abraham Lincoln was assassinated.
Children eating their Christmas dinner during the
Great Depression: turnips and cabbage.
Annette Kellerman promoted women's right to wear a fitted one-piece
bathing suit, 1907. She was arrested for indecency.
The original Ronald clown of McDonald's in 1963. (scary!)
Apollo I crew members rehearsing their water landing in 1966.
President Richard Nixon trying to use chopsticks while visiting China in 1972.
Construction of the Manhattan Bridge , 1908.
Construction of the Berlin wall, 1961.
Hitler's officers and cadets celebrating Christmas, 1941.
Abraham Lincoln's hearse, 1865.
Frozen Niagara Falls , 1911.
Last prisoners of Alcatraz leaving, 1963.
A penniless mother hides her face in shame after
putting her children up for sale, Chicago, 1948.
Recovering bodies after the Titanic disaster, April 1912.
A most beautiful suicide - 23 year old Evelyn McHale leapt to her
death from an observation deck (83rd floor) of the Empire State
Building, May 1, 1947. She landed on a United Nations limousine.
Melted and damaged mannequins after a fire at
Madam Tussaud's Wax Museum in London, 1930.
New York City fire station, ca. 1912.
Operation Babylift: Vietnamese orphans transported by airplanes to America in 1975.
Santa Claus in New York, ca. 1900.
5 :00 P.M., September 3rd, 1967 Sweden changed from driving on the
left side to driving on the right. - This was the result.
Unpacking the Head of the Statue of Liberty . Delivered June 17, 1885.