Original 90210 Cast; RIP Luke Perry

Today is a sad day. Yesterday, Luke Perry (Dylan McKay) died from complications caused by a stroke. Such great memories from this group. Also, the jeans are amazing. Let’s see if I can remember all the names from the original...

October 1864. "Petersburg, Virginia. Hospital stewards of 2d Division, 9th Corps, in front of tents."

Civil War Happy Hour

This photo shows a few men enjoying, what appears to be, a bottle of wine. Source: Shorpy


Check Out Brooklyn in 1930

Here’s a cool photo we dug up on Shorpy showing Brooklyn in 1930. The original poster thought it was Bethlehem, PA, but clearly through the comments, it appears that this is in Brooklyn. Source: Shorpy


Look At Deadwood, South Dakota in 1888

These photos show the town of Deadwood in South Dakota back in 1888. Pretty amazing details in these, so click on them to zoom in. Source: Shorpy Source: Shorpy


Lovely 1908 Photo of the Tokyo Imperial Palace

If you’ve ever visited Tokyo, you surely have seen the Imperial Palace. What a magnificent site. Below is a photo of the palace in 1908. Source: Flickr user Vladimir Tkalčić


Old Queen Arms Hotel in Melbourne, Australia Circa 1880

Our last photo of Melbourne was quite popular. Who knew we had so many Aussie fans! Well, here is another great historic photo from Australia, showing the old Queen Arms Hotel in Melbourne. Click the image for more details. Source:...


Hollywood Sign Becomes Hollyweed in 1976

This is some obscure prankster marijuana history, but back in 1976, the state of California decriminalized possession of marijuana. In celebration of this legislative change, Cal State Northridge student, Danny Finegood, slightly altered the famous Hollywood sign using $50 of...


Dartmouth College in the Early 1900s

These great photos show Dartmouth College in the early 1900s. Do you recognize any of campus? Dartmouth College Church [i.e. Church of Christ] Source: Library of Congress South from Bartlett Tower, Dartmouth Park, Hanover, N.H. Source: Library of Congress Rollins...


What Did New Orleans Look Like in 1852?

Take a look below. This lithograph was done in 1852, showing New Orleans as seen from St. Patrick’s Church. New Orleans from St. Patrick’s Church 1852 / J.W. Hill & Smith, del. ; lith. par B.F. Smith, Jr. Source: Library...


Oldest Female Olympic Gold Medalist…Was 53 Years Old!

Queenie Newall (pictured here) won the gold medal for archery in the 1908 Olympic games at the tender age of 53, proving the point that age ain’t nothin’ but a number. To this day, she is still the oldest female...

1884 Map of Camden, Maine

We love these old fire maps. Here’s a Sanborn Fire Insurance map of Camden, Maine from 1884.

The Old Country Store in Gordonton, North Carolina

Great old photo from 1939 in Gordonton, North Carolina. We’re looking at an old country store on a Sunday afternoon. A little Googling shows the building still standing today, which is just fascinating. Take a look at this image we...

Utah State University in 1892

It’s been quite some time since we uncovered great old photos. Here’s a cool one from the Utah, showing Utah State University in 1892. Source: Wikipedia