Barnes Circus performers, 1920s
The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald - Sank in a Lake Superior storm on November 10, 1975, with the loss of the entire crew of 29. When launched on June 8, 1958, she was the largest ship on North America's Great Lakes, and she remains the largest to have sunk there. Largest Ships, Lake Superior Shipwrecks, Shipwrecks In The, Historical Events, Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald, Shipwreck Coast, Lakes Superior, Shipwrecks On The Great Lakes, Entire Crew
The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald - Sank in a Lake Superior storm on November 10, 1975, with the loss of the entire crew of 29. When launched on June 8, 1958, she was the largest ship on North America's Great Lakes, and she remains the largest to have sunk there.
The Fateful Journey - Great Lakes Shipwreck Historical Society
Virgil Walter Earp July 18, 1843 – October 19, 1905..rare photo he was 16. Virgil Earp was the older brother of Wyatt Earp and Tombstone City Marshal at the time of the famous gunfight at the O.K. Corral in 1881. After suffering from pneumonia for six months, Virgil died in the town of Goldfield, Nevada. His remains were sent to Portland, Oregon at the request of his daughter Nellie Jane Bohn and buried at the River View Cemetery, the state’s oldest nonprofit cemetery, dating back to 1882. Cowboy, Vintage Photos, Wild Wild, Age 19, Wyatt Earp, 19 Year Old Virgil Earp, People, Earp 1862, Wild West
A 19 year-old Wyatt Earp.
The Beatles meet Ali. Feb.18 1954.
The sign was first erected in 1923 and originally read "HOLLYWOODLAND".
Curiosities: More Rare and Amazing Historical Photos
Frank Sinatra and John F. Kennedy attend a dinner at the Democratic National Convention, 1960
The flowers at Kensington Palace Gates in memory of Diana, 1997.
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Mining town of Aberfan, Wales. In 1966, an incredible landslide composed of excavated rock, slag and other mining debris killed 144 people, including 116 children.
Vintage Tattoo retro gallery
Unknown photographer - Women kicking an effigy of Hitler on V.E. Day, May 8, 1945. S)
Magic trick gone wrong.
Muppets used to smoke and were at times sponsored by the Philip Morris tobacco company.
Howard Carter opening the sarcophagus of King Tutankhamun. Feb 12, 1924
"At the beach", early 1900s. This is a composite of a classic illustration based on photos of Evelyn Nesbit, of one of the most identifiable Gibson Girls, along with a photo of two little girls and, more than likely, a less well known or attractive woman. I wonder what this was used for unless it's a modern mash-up. Beach Photos, Vintage Photos, Bath Beauty, Vintage Beach, At The Beach, 1900, Beach Time, Beach Life, Beach Trips
At the beach, early 1900s