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.
When roller skating ruled the Bay Area, photographs c. 1970s – ‘80s.
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)
Snapshots of a hippie bus, circa late 1960s – early 70s.
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.)