Marshland in front of the Lincoln Memorial, near the Potomac River, in 1917. Work is underway to turn this site into the 2000-foot-long reflecting pool.
Arthritis-ridden Renoir painting flowers at his garden, circa 1910’s.
Alcatraz Prison Menu from 1946.
Carving George Washington into Mount Rushmore, 1932.
Citizen Kane premiere, 1941.
Heavyweight Boxing Champ Jack Johnson & wife, 1910’s.
The identification card of Anny Horowitz, a French Jewish girl murdered in Auschwitz, 1940.
Disneyland’s “Rocket to the Moon”, 1967.
Typical grocery store queue in Vilnius (the capital of current Lithuania), 1990, USSR consumer goods shortage.
Salvador Dalí on a carriage drawn by his goat, 1953.
Trench Warfare. Photo taken by an official British photographer during WWI, 1917.
Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County, built in 1874.