After World War II, San Francisco was entering a new golden age. People were happy and enjoying all the things they hadn’t been able to during the war. Photographer Fred Lyon, a fourth-generation San Franciscan, explored all corners of the city. Here’s his wonderful collection of black and white photographs taken between 1940-1960.
Human zoos, also called ethnological expositions, were 19th-, 20th-, and 21st-century public exhibitions of humans, usually in a so-called natural or primitive state. The people were from Africa or America. The displays often emphasized...
Leslie Jones, a Boston-Herald Traveler photojournalist, took photos of dozens different road accidents in the 1920s. Take a look at his photos.