April 20, 2015

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Sydney’s The Gap in the 1880s

What a beautiful old photo of The Gap in Sydney, Australia. The photo was taken in the 1880s. Sydney’s most notorious suicide spot, the cliff in front of the buildings, right. On 20 September 1857, the Dunbar was trying to...

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This Was 1970s New York City

Here is a beautiful image showing New York of the 1970s. That was a decade when the city was far less Disney-like and clean, and much more dirty, gritty, and crime-ridden. You’re looking at the Manhattan Bridge Tower from Brooklyn....

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Hank Greenberg and the 1945 Detroit Tigers

This is a great photo of the Tigers‘ greatest slugger ever, Hank Greenberg, and the rest of the team in the clubhouse back in 1945. View of baseball player Hank Greenberg with Detroit Tigers baseball players in dugout. Handwritten on...

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1687 Map of French Louisiana

What an incredible historical map of Louisiana and Mississippi. This map was done in 1683 by German cartographer Johann Homann. Make sure you click on it for a much larger version. You won’t be disappointed. 1687 map of Louisiana and...