Lorin Wright – brother of Orville and Wilbur Wright – pulling his daughter Leontine, age three, on a sled. The photo was taken by either Orville or Wilbur Wright on Jan. 27, 1901.
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The Kennedy Family at Hyannis Port on September 4, 1931. L-R: Robert Kennedy, John F. Kennedy, Eunice Kennedy, Jean Kennedy (on lap of) Joseph P. Kennedy Sr., Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy (who was pregnant with Edward “Ted” Kennedy at time of this photo), Patricia Kennedy, Kathleen Kennedy, Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. (behind) Rosemary Kennedy. The dog […]
President George H.W. Bush and his son Marvin playing horseshoes on the South Lawn shortly after its installation in April 1989. While serving as vice president, George H. W. Bush enjoyed playing horseshoes in his spare time. After becoming president, he had a horseshoe pit installed on the White House South Lawn. President Bush hosted […]
Publicity still of sisters Lillian and Dorothy Gish for Orphans of the Storm in 1921. Orphans of the Storm was a silent drama film by D. W. Griffith. Lillian Gish rose to fame with her leading role in the highest-grossing film of the silent era, Griffith’s seminal The Birth of a Nation in 1915. She became known as the “First Lady of American Cinema.” Dorothy […]
Photo shows Florence Thompson with several of her children in a tent shelter as part of the “Migrant Mother” series in Nipomo, California. Florence had seven children and was 32-years-old. In March 1936, after picking beets in the Imperial Valley, Thompson and her family were traveling on U.S. Highway 101 towards Watsonville. On the road, the […]
Mrs. Battaglia, Tessie (12 years old), Tony (7 years old) live at 170 Mulberry St. in the rear house on the 5th floor in New York. They work as garment workers. Mrs. Battaglia’s husband was crippled by a fall. She works in the shop everyday except Saturdays, when the children sew with her at home. They […]