Bonnie and Clyde's car following the shootout that ended the two
outlaws. The gunfire barrage was so loud that many members
of the posse experienced temporary deafness.
Civil War veteran Samuel Decker poses with the prosthetic arms
he made for himself... somehow.
Inmates at Attica play chess.
American soldiers hunker down in a trench
less than a mile away from the detonation of a 43 kiloton
nuclear bomb in 1953.
Mark Twain smokes a cigar in 1905.
LAPD police officers going undercover in 1960 to catch purse
Children in iron lungs before the advent of the polio vaccine in
Cincinnati's cavernous main library, demolished in 1955.
The first known sports team photo ever taken, The 1858
Knickerbocker Base Ball Club, Hoboken, New Jersey.
Albert Einstein visits The Grand Canyon in 1922.
Eisenhower and Patton examine a trove of stolen artifacts that
the Germans hid in salt mine in 1945.
An American field hospital in the bombed out remains of a French
church in 1918.
Waiting in line following the Louisville flood of 1937.
John F. and Bobby Kennedy in 1960.
A group of school children visit a bison in 1899.
The old Pony Express and the future of mail delivery.
The first ambulance: Bellevue Hospital Center, NY, 1869
Abraham Lincoln inspects the battlefield in 1862.
A mountain of bison skulls ready to be ground into fertilizer in
Michigan loggers in 1890.
Civil War veterans and survivors of Gettysburg shake hands in
The Rivoli Theater in 1975.
A car crash in Washington DC in 1921.
Prohibition begins and alcohol is poured down the drain in 1921.
12th Street in Miami, Florida in 1908.
A lull in the fighting during the Civil War.
An Alabama schoolhouse in 1935.
Sitting Bull and Buffalo Bill pose together in 1885.
The road leading to Woodstock in 1969.
Lewis Powell, a co-conspirator in the assassination of Abraham
Lincoln. He was hanged in 1865.