50 Unexplainable Black & White Photos

50 Unexplainable Black & White Photos

There's something poetic about decay. This is in Natchez, Mississippi.

Natchez, Mississippi has some of the most well preserved ante-bellum homes in the South. It is really worth the trip. There's something poetic about decay. This is in Natchez, Mississippi.

In 1901 a woman in Poiters, France was found having been confined to her room for 24 years by her mother.

In 1901, in Poitiers (France), a woman was found in weak health after having been confined in a room during 24 years by her mother. This is a picture of when they freed her.

In 1901 a woman in Poiters, France was found having been confined to her room for 24 years by her mother.{ So sad, that this poor woman was locked in a room for over two decades, }

1947: Collyer brothers' brownstone building being searched by NYC police. Their bodies were found among 130 tons of trash they had hoarded. It appeared that Langley had been crawling through their newspaper tunnel to bring food to his paralyzed brother when one of his own booby traps fell down and crushed him. Homer, blind, paralyzed, dependent on his brother, starved to death several days later. This pic links to an interesting article on the brothers and other infamous NYC hoarders.

Collyer brothers brownstone building being searched by NYC police. Their bodies were found among 130 tons of trash they had hoarded, 1947

Emily Perez, the highest-ranking black and Hispanic female cadet in corps' history. Perez, 23, was buried at West Point military academy Sept. 26, 2006 two weeks after she was killed by a bomb in Iraq

Emily Perez, was the first female African American Cadet Command Sergeant Major in the history of the U. Military Academy at West Point. She was deployed to Iraq in December as a Medical Service Corps officer and killed when a makeshift bomb exploded ne

Hiroshima’s shadows, eeire

Hiroshima’s shadows…

Funny pictures about Hiroshima's shadows. Oh, and cool pics about Hiroshima's shadows. Also, Hiroshima's shadows.

In April and May 1945, there were approximately 5000 suicides in the city of Berlin.

In April and May as the WWII drew to a close and American troops began to enter the city, there were approximately 5000 suicides in the city of Berlin.

Robert McGee was scalped at age 13 while on the Santa Fe trail in a wagon train near Larned, KS...the rest of his group was slaughtered...this photo was taken 25 years later... unbelievable...

Old Picture of the Day: Old West Today we feature a picture of Robert McGee. The picture was taken in As a child, Robert McGee was scalped by Indians. He is the only person I am aware of who survived the horrific experience of being scalped.

Hannie Schaft (aka "the Girl with the red hair"). responsible for the assassination of five collaborators. Hitler himself had demanded her arrest, urging the Sicherheitsdienst to find her. Hannie was born in Haarlem, The Netherlands on September 16, 1920. On April 17, 1945, less than three weeks before the liberation of the Netherlands, Hannie was shot by the Germans in the dunes near Overveen. She was only 24 years old.

Hannie Schaft (aka "the Girl with the red hair") was responsible for the assassination of five collaborators. Hitler himself had demanded her arrest. Hannie was shot by the Germans in the dunes near Overveen. She was only 24 years old.

A series of photos of a woman committing suicide by jumping out her window. The photographer and date is unknown.

A series of photos of a woman committing suicide by jumping out her window. The photographer and date is unknown.

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