April 30, 2015

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Women Building B-17 Fortress to Support War Effort

This photo shows three women supporting the war effort during World War II by helping build a B-17 Fortress, one of the most notable bombers responsible for the Allied victory in Europe. October 1942. Workers installing fixtures and assemblies in...

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Look At Charleston, South Carolina in 1911

Here are three photos of Charleston, South Carolina in 1911. Charleston, South Carolina, circa 1911, with a waterfront rooftop view. 8×10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. Source: Shorpy Source: Shorpy Charleston, South Carolina, circa 1911. “Broad Street looking...

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1905 Lewis and Clark Exposition in Portland, Oregon

How cool is this great photo of Portland? It shows a clear-cut hill in front of the Lewis & Clark Exposition of 1905. It marked the centennial of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. It ran for four months, attracting 1.6...