Tap dancing class in the gymnasium at Iowa State College Photo by Jack Delano, 1942.

Tap Dance

Rockettes 1940s

Memphis, 1942

Dance class in a Georgetown school 1919

Times Square... Before Times Square

Parachute Nurse [1942]

Wow! It makes you realize how lucky we are. December 1936: "Christmas dinner in home of Earl Pauley near Smithfield, Iowa. Dinner consisted of potatoes, cabbage and pie."

1964 - Notice how everyone is dressed to go out? Not in their pajama pants and slippers!!

Healthy skin keeps him on the job. A WWII-era poster from the United States Public Health Service, 1942. Illustrated by H. Price.

Covered Wagons used to transport everything during the War Between the States.


Immigrant children, Ellis Island, New York (By Brown Brothers, ca. 1908)

One of the most haunted places in the world is Waverly Hills Sanatorium. It is said that people that visited the old uninhabited hospital have heard doors slamming, a child crying and seen a woman with bleeding wrists. They have also seen a hearse appear in the back of the hospital dropping off coffins. Many have seen lights in the windows even when the power was turned off.

Broadsides! The Iowa-class battleships were a class of fast battleships ordered by the United States Navy in 1939 and 1940 to escort the Fast Carrier Task Forces that would operate in the Pacific Theater of World War II. Six were ordered during the course of World War II, but only four were completed in time to see service in the Pacific Theater

Modern Kitchen: 1942

girls gone wild: 1924

Incredible photo... Russian ballet class during WWII

Schoolwork 1940’s

February 13, 1922. Washington, D.C. "Unidentified woman." Demonstrating an ingenious Prohibition-era fashion accessory: the cane-flask.