NYC, 1938: The dramatic entertainment most widely discussed for the past four weeks has been Walt Disney’s first full-length film, 'Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.'
How kids grow up in Hollywood: Despite all the glamor, Judy Garland and Deanna Durbin live home lives similar to millions of other growing girls
Kidnappers hold baby son of Col Lindbergh; ask $50,000 ransom; leave note
May 12, 1932 - Charles Augustus Lindbergh Jr, infant son of the world-famous aviator, was found dead at Mount Rose, NJ
Wanted: Information as to the whereabouts of Chas. A. Lindbergh, Jr of Hopewell, N.J.
The state of New Jersey, which spent $1,200,000 to capture and convict Bruno Richard Hauptmann, executed him with a penny’s worth of electricity.
The highest building in the world will be built on the site of the Waldorf Astoria hotel. It will be known as the Empire State Building, will be eighty stories high, and will cost more than $66,000,000.
With the public no longer so gullible, there's a growing tendency among directors to have their stars actually perform stunts and difficult feats wherever practicable.
The death of Notre Dame coach Knute Rockne in the crash of TWA Flight 599 on March 31, 1931, resulted in more than just the death of the football legend and seven others -- it was a pivotal moment in early airline and aviation safety.
From throughout the entire nation today came to this seat of Notre Dame University such widely expressed sorrow at the death of Knute Rockne and such tributes to his memory as to give rise to this speculation: Was his the largest personal following of any man in the United States?
Al Capone released from penitentiary Baltimore, MD, Nov 16 -- Scarface Al Capone, released from federal custody today, was brought to Union Memoria... Read more...
One of the most difficult problems of Hollywood film producers has been to create the condensed breath that emanates from a person's mouth on a cold day.
Here's a look at a few daywear and sportswear ensembles of the mid-1930s!
Take a look at a more than 20 vintage road maps below, apparently preserved for years in car gloveboxes across the nation!
Warm up with a look back at 15 different antique fireplaces that were once found in homes across the US!
While not exclusively the domain of the fifties, the popularity of pink bathrooms - including pink toilets, sinks and bathtubs - reached its peak during the middle of the century.
One of the most iconic images of the Great Depression was a photo of Florence Thompson taken by Dorothea Lange. The pictures were part of the "Migrant... Read more...