Princeton University's album of 1100 portraits of boxers from the San Francisco area in the early 20th century is terrific.
I came across this story of a visit by Charlie Chaplin to Chartwell to see Winston Churchill in 1931.
Thor's internal monologue is sublime: "I have feasted on the nectars of wild fruit in the land of the Norns.I have dined in the exalted halls of the godly realms. This day I am offered a Creamsicle."
These are wood engravings with hand highlighting from a work created by the principal of Public School No. 12 in New York City.
Extracts from a 1986 208-page report on gay lifestyle and related concerns by Dick Hafer, aka 'the comics commando'...
On a sunny July 1943 day, Esther Bubley, of the Office of War Information, took a trip to Maryland's Glen Echo Amusement Park.
In 1975, Britain's Coal Board launched a recruitment drive with the slogan 'People will always need coal'.
Highlights from the Solidarity! Revolutionary Center and Radical Library, a no-longer-functioning Lawrence-based collective, are many
"I thought it was a cracking idea, and I would have done forty of them or fifty – so you’d see them all the time..."
Visual records of the camps nearly always deal with events after the Japanese surrender on August 15, 1945. But we able to glimpse life inside the Japanese camps through the prisoners' drawings.