Nazis on the hunt for Greek treasures

Generalfeldmarschall Walther von Brauchitsch and other German high officers visiting the Akropolis. Athen, Greece May 1941

Rural D.C.

Photo: Sheep grazing on the south lawn,White

The American Freeway

Shadows are cast beneath the Brooklyn Bridge, seen from a stable roof, on May (Eugene de Salignac/Courtesy NYC Municipal Archives) Historic Photos From the NYC Municipal Archives - In Focus - The Atlantic

Washington D.C. 1934

Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Tales of the City: 1924 Today we're leaving the office and taking the streetcar downtown for some shopping. From "F Street N. from Street.

Bin Laden the businessman

"Anti-Soviet warrior puts his army on the road for peace". Article from The Independent about Osama Bin Laden.

Gas Masks

A town in Japan used to wear gas masks due to a volcano that had spewed poisonous gas for the last two decades.