Spring flowers, succulents �...

Mar 18, 2014 by

While springtime might come a little late in some parts of the country, it tends to show up a little early in Arizona. Here, take a look at what was blooming in Phoenix’s Valley of the Sun in the middle of March, 2014!

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Polaroid: The finest automatic...

Mar 18, 2014 by

We’ve done it. The camera that calls you when your picture is ready. This is the Countdown 350. One of the most automatic cameras in the world.

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20 views of Bewitched actress ...

Mar 8, 2014 by

Take a look back at actress Elizabeth Montgomery — from the early days of her career in 1955, up until her 1972 heyday!

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Girls, don’t bewail your...

Mar 6, 2014 by

Not one of us should blame fate or environment for what we are. If we feel that we are not the success we should be, it simply remains with ourselves to better our condition.

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15 fantastic old-fashioned fir...

Feb 7, 2014 by

Warm up with a look back at 15 different antique fireplaces that were once found in homes across the US!

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Woman goes over Niagara Falls ...

Jan 28, 2014 by

Mrs Annie Edson Taylor, 50 years old, went over Niagara Falls on the Canadian side this afternoon and survived, a feat never before accomplished and indeed never attempted.

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Challenger shuttle explodes sh...

Jan 28, 2014 by

A confused and stunned nation searched for answers to what caused the catastrophic explosion of the space shuttle Challenger that sent schoolteacher Christa McAuliffe and six other astronauts to a fiery death 74 seconds after liftoff Tuesday.

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Two old aerial views of Seattl...

Jan 26, 2014 by

Click on either of these two slightly different sky views of the city of Seattle to see a larger version of how the place looked back...

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The Kodak Instamatic 104 camer...

Jan 15, 2014 by

To load it is to love it. People used to hate to load their cameras. So we launched the instant-loading Kodak Instamatic cameras. No...

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Young Elvis: Elvis Presley as ...

Jan 8, 2014 by

Elvis Aaron Presley was born in Tupelo, Mississippi on January 8, 1935. Here are some photos from the legendary singer’s...

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More of Dorothea Lange’s...

Jan 7, 2014 by

One of the most iconic images of the Great Depression was a photo of Florence Thompson taken by Dorothea Lange. The pictures were...

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How to find your ideal weight ...

Dec 19, 2013 by

How to find your weight by Edna Kent Forbes If you suspect that you are too fat or too thin, there are several perfectly simple rules...

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Antique babies: Cabinet card p...

Dec 10, 2013 by

Baby boy in a long white gown   Antique cabinet card portrait of a baby Photographer: W A Flower, Perry, Oklahoma   Kansas...

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Moving the military in WWII: T...

Dec 9, 2013 by

These remarkable color photographs from June of 1942 show US troops training with various types of tanks at Fort Knox, Kentucky,...

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I want to ride my tricycle: 17...

Dec 8, 2013 by

Over the years and across the miles, tricycle riding we go! Check out this cute collection of vintage snapshots of kids and their...

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See how they had to remove sno...

Dec 6, 2013 by

Wagons removing snow after a storm in New York City (1908)   Clearing snow off the boardwalk in Atlantic City (1915)  ...

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Hep cats dance the Lindy Hop &...

Dec 3, 2013 by

Eastern “Hep Cats” foremost among fighting jive experts Brooklyn and New York service men are the most original...

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Go window shopping in Washingt...

Dec 2, 2013 by

J C Harding & Co, Inc. electrical goods “Housecleaning made easy” – appliances, radio, vacuums   Shoe...

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Onboard a Deluxe Overland Limi...

Nov 29, 2013 by

The Overland Limited was a passenger train on the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway, running between Chicago and Los Angeles. The...

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Invention of the television: A...

Nov 25, 2013 by

Television a triumph of the engineer The engineering profession, according to The Electrical World (New York), is the body of men who...

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Advice on boys’ too-loud...

Nov 25, 2013 by

Boys’ too-loud voices Question: I would like to ask you a few questions regarding my little boy. He has a habit of talking very...

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1920s car showrooms in Washing...

Nov 24, 2013 by

Automobiles in window of the Washington Cadillac Co (1927)   Oldsmobile window display in DC (c1921) Christmas window display at...

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Ed Sullivan’s picture id...

Nov 16, 2013 by

Picture idea of the week Ed Sullivan says: “Show your best girl at her best — in Kodacolor pictures. Easy to take with...

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A visit to the beauty salon in...

Nov 15, 2013 by

Here’s a look inside Francois de Paris, a hairdresser/beauty parlor on Eighth Street in New York, New York. They show the...

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From baby to child: Portraits ...

Nov 14, 2013 by

One of the benefits of having a prominent photographer for a father? Your childhood is well-documented. Here are five photos of...

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Now hear this: Drive-in movie ...

Nov 14, 2013 by

The late 1950s and the early 1960s were the drive-in glory days, when there were about 4000 such venues spread across the country — about a quarter of the total number of movie theatres.

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Building a motor car: The chas...

Nov 12, 2013 by

Building a motor car: The chassis is now complete The completed engine is being swung down upon the frame, which has been picking up...

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Whistling, circling train top ...

Nov 10, 2013 by

Circling train top The first new top in 40 years — amazing Colorful miniature 4-car train mysteriously whistles as it circles...

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Bewitched: The Dick York years...

Nov 9, 2013 by

Dick York is probably best known for his role as Darrin Stephens on Bewitched, the character he played for 156 episodes between 1964...

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President Kennedy’s assa...

Nov 8, 2013 by

Although President John F Kennedy’s assassination occurred on November 22, 1963, the article below was published on the third...

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Los Angeles Motorcycle Club Ve...

Nov 7, 2013 by

Motorcyclists invited to spend day at beach – Club members will ride down and enjoy outing next Sunday.

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A piano lesson in the parlor (...

Nov 7, 2013 by

This photo is from 1899 or 1900, taken in a stately Victorian parlor with Arabian detailing on the windows. Officially titled...

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9 ornate Southern-style wrough...

Nov 6, 2013 by

Gorgeous, graceful balconies, crafted from intricate ironwork, adorn many homes and businesses in the Southern states. Here’s a look at some stunning examples!

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See the last photograph ever t...

Nov 5, 2013 by

A final look at President Lincoln This photo of Abraham Lincoln was taken on the balcony of the White House on March 6, 1865 by Henry...

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Snapshots of Camp Roberts duri...

Nov 4, 2013 by

The Camp Roberts Historical Museum notes, “Camp Roberts officially began its mission as one of the world’s largest...

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Then & now: Apollo 9 and ...

Nov 1, 2013 by

Astronauts of Apollo 9 Astronauts of the Apollo 9 Earth-orbital space mission, left to right: Russell L Schweickart, lunar module...

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Classic Rock-Ola & Wurlit...

Oct 17, 2013 by

These colorful vintage jukebox pictures were taken at Smitty’s Jukebox Museum in Pharr Texas, and the photos are from the Carol...

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See President Franklin D Roose...

Oct 17, 2013 by

The President at work Harbingers of Ceremony, six photographers were ushered into Franklin D Roosevelt’s office on the...

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Mansard roof homes in St Paul,...

Oct 16, 2013 by

Medieval history of Tenth Street & its Mansards Not that Rhenish castles fortify St Anthony Hill or Dayton’s Bluff; not...

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