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 Ship, Lake Superior, Great Lakes, Lake Erie
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. Vintag, Peopl, Histori, Virgil Earp, Cowboy, Tombston, Outlaw, Lawmen, Wild West
A 19 year-old Wyatt Earp.
Dinosaur tracks in prehistoric limestone are removed from the bed of the Paluxy River in Texas
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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Vintage Tattoo retro gallery
Unknown photographer - Women kicking an effigy of Hitler on V.E. Day, May 8, 1945. S)
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. Vintag, Beaches, 1900, At The Beach, Beach Time, 1903, Bathing Beauties, Beach Life, Photo
At the beach, early 1900s