70+ Old Photos That Captured Life in Trinidad and Tobago During WWII

Bordering other Caribbean nations to the north, Trinidad and Tobago shares maritime boundaries with other nations including Barbados to the northeast, Grenada to the northwest, Guyana to the southeast, and Venezuela to the...

 

22 Photos of the Early Days of NASA in 1960s

As a result of the space race between USA and the Soviet Union in the 1950s, NASA was created in 1958. After some setbacks and failed rocket launches, the first U.S. satellite, Explorer 1, reached orbit on January 31, 1958....

 

15 Wittiest Things Oscar Wilde Ever Said

Oscar Wilde was an infamously brilliant playwright, writer, and social activist. He’s well-known legacy pervades his many published essays, plays, especially his novel The Picture of Dorian Gray. Wilde was an epic figure...

 

What Sweden Looked Like Over 110 Years Ago

This beautiful collection of old photographs from Swedish National Heritage Board captured Sweden from over 100 years ago. You are about to see town views, city environments, harbors, streets, palaces, dwelling houses, railway...

 

The First Image of Dead American Troops to Appear in Media During WWII

The Photo That Was Hard to Get Published, but Even Harder to Get LIFE photojournalist George Strock captured an iconic image of 3 U.S. soldiers lying on the sand of Buna Beach, New Guinea. The small wave breaking provides...

 

The Story Behind the “The Most Beautiful Suicide” Picture of Evelyn McHale (1947)

Evelyn McHale was an American bookkeeper who killed herself by jumping from the 86th floor Observation Deck of the Empire State Building on May 1, 1947. A photograph taken four minutes after her death by photography student...

 
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