San Francisco in the late 1970s

In the late 1970s, in the face of then expanding dereliction and as part of efforts to remake the neighborhood,

Mission: Apollo 16 (1971-1972)

Apollo 16 was the tenth manned mission in the United States Apollo space program, the fifth and penultimate to land

Portraits of Celebrities by Art Kane (1960s)

Art Kane (1925 – 1995) was one of the most influential photographers of the twentieth century. A bold visionary, Kane’s

Historic photos of China (1889-1891)

In the 19th century, the great Chinese Diaspora began. Losses due to emigration were added to by conflicts and catastrophes

Streets of California in 1980s

Collection of street views of California in 1980s. via POP SNAP

Woodstock Fashion (1969)

The Woodstock was a music festival, billed as “An Aquarian Exposition: 3 Days of Peace & Music”. It was held

World War II in Color

Collection of World War Two black and white photographs colorized by Colourisehistory Group.

Russia Before the Revolution (1907-1915)

Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky (1863–1944) became photographically renowned in Russia for a color portrait of Leo Tolstoy. It was this fame that,

Riots in Detroit (1967)

The 1967 Detroit riot, also known as the 12th Street riot, was a violent public disorder that turned into a

The FBI’s fingerprint files called ‘Notorious Dead Criminals’

Filing doesn’t have to be dull. Here is the evidence — in more ways than one. These photos picture the