Charles A. Lindbergh photographed outside Louie's Lunchroom at Lambert Field, 11 May 1927 before proceeding to New York for the New York-Paris flight. Photograph by Mario Cavagnaro of the St. Louis Star, 1927. Missouri History Museum Photographs and Prints collections. Charles Lindbergh Collection. n39404.
Her picture taken after death, look closely you can see the stand holds her up. When a loved one died the Victorians were presented with an opportunity to imortalise their beloved in a way that was previously impossible: they could photograph them. Because of the high cost of photography, post-mortem photographs were, in many cases, the only photograph a family had of the deceased.
He Documented Atrocities (1943) Sgt. William A Scott, III -- was a military photographer with the 183rd Engineer Combat Battalion **************************** African Americans were among the liberators of the Buchenwald Concentration Camp His photographs recorded African-American soldiers at the liberation of the Buchenwald concentration camp. Scott's pictures are now part of a video record of the liberation of Buchenwald on display at the U.S. Holocaust Museum in Washington, D.C. T...