Category: photos

The Fire Last Time: LIFE in Watts, 1966

The Fire Last Time: LIFE in Watts, 1966

Lost Weegee Crime Photos Revealed!

Lost Weegee Crime Photos Revealed!

Artist David Young bought a box of original newspaper photos in 1970, and only discovered recently they were taken by famous crime photographer Arthur Fellig, aka Weegee, in 1937.

Concrete Fantasy: When Southern California&rsq…

Concrete Fantasy: When Southern California’s Freeways Were New (And Empty)

When roller skating ruled the Bay Area, photog…

When roller skating ruled the Bay Area, photographs c. 1970s – ‘80s.

Real life film noir: Crime scene photographs f…

Real life film noir: Crime scene photographs from the LAPD

Surfing in the ‘70s, photographs by Jeff Divin…

Surfing in the ‘70s, photographs by Jeff Divine.

Photos from a gay wedding near Philadelphia, P…

Photos from a gay wedding near Philadelphia, PA, taken in 1957. The owner of the drugstore where these images were developed deemed them inappropriate and never returned them to the grooms. ​60 years later, the photos were found, though archivists have been unsuccessful at locating any of the men pictured.

(You can reach the archives here if you recognize anyone in these photos: https://www.ouronestory.com/1957-gay-wedding)

Unpublished photos of Apollo 11 recovery come …

Unpublished photos of Apollo 11 recovery come to the surface

Snapshots of a hippie bus, circa late 1960s – …

Snapshots of a hippie bus, circa late 1960s – early 70s.

Berliners watching the launch of the Apollo 11…

Berliners watching the launch of the Apollo 11 mission on June 16, 1969, on TVs in the window of a store selling electronics. 

(Photo by Edwin Reichert, Associated Press.)