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Street scenes: DC gets worst storm since 1899 (1922)

The blanket of snow was heaviest today in the District of Columbia, with the fall recorded at 10 o’clock as an even two feet. At that time, it was still snowing and the Weather Bureau prediction was for a continuation of the fall through the day and into the night.

10 Historic US post offices (early 1900s)

Take a look back to the United States Postal Service's glory days around the turn of the century -- when the post office buildings were stunning, stately and stylish, and a pride of every city's downtown. Here ... Read more...

At home with Lawrence Welk (1960)

At home with Lawrence Welk by Jim Liston Lawrence Welk sat at the organ in his paneled study and let his fingers wander over the keys. "It's a nice way to relax," he said. He drifted into "White Christ... Read more...

Lucy and the chocolate factory (1952)

This classic scene from "Job Switching," the first episode in season two of I Love Lucy, originally aired on September 15, 1952. This part of the fantastically funny episode features Lucy (Lucille Ball) ... Read more...

A penny-farthing bicycle race (1890)

The coming Niagara Falls meet of the LAW The championship contests -- Nine of them will be ridden and records will probably drop a peg or two -- Hoyland Smith and others will be there Nowadays when one sees... Read more...

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