Discover pieces of history captured by the lens of long ago, and, perhaps, you didn’t know existed. Find out more about the past and see how they relate to the present.
The original design for Mount Rushmore. Here is a capture of the original model for the Mt. Rushmore Memorial created in 1923 in honor of America’s past heads of state- Washington, Jefferson, Roosevelt, and Lincoln.
Alfred Hitchcock was having tea with the MGM Lion Leo. Leo is MGM’s seventh and longest-lived lion that appeared on most MGM films since 1957.
The RMS Titanic sank in the North Atlantic Ocean in the early morning of 15 April 1912 after colliding with an iceberg. Here we see a priest saying a prayer for those who perished with it.
Did you know that the last public execution occurred in the US in Kentucky in 1936? This photo is proof of such execution made much later the 17th and 18th centuries.
Wooden bathing suits for those who would had difficult times keeping themselves afloat the water are captured in this photo taken in 1929.