April 30, 2015


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...


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...


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...