Sunday, 28 August 2016

Thursday, 25 August 2016

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

U.S.S. Maine

"Ship's company, U.S.S. Maine." Two years before
the battleship blew up and sank in Havana Harbor,
killing most of the crew and precipitating the
Spanish-American War. Circa 1896.
Glass negative by Edward H. Hart

Monday, 22 August 2016

Ulster County

Staples Brick Company. Malden-on-Hudson,
Ulster County, New York, September 1, 2002
Photo: Thomas Rinaldi

Sunday, 21 August 2016

The Aksai

The Aksai, Russian, wrecked off White Island,
St Martin, Isles of Scilly, 1875
Photo: The Gibsons of Scilly

Saturday, 20 August 2016

Friday, 19 August 2016

Thursday, 18 August 2016

Anthony, Giselle & Vivien

Anthony hitting on Giselle, Vivien waiting,
Lorimer Street, Williamsburg, Brooklyn.
From the series We Skate Hardcore 1996
Gelatin silver print

Wednesday, 17 August 2016

SMS Seeadler

German cruiser SMS Seeadler in New York City in 1893
Detroit Photographic Co.
(Restoration by Adam Cuerden)

Tuesday, 16 August 2016

George Vincent

George Vincent as Melter Moss in 'The Ticket-of-Leave Man'
Albumen carte-de-visite, circa, 1863
The Album Portrait Company
(National Portrait Gallery, London)

Monday, 15 August 2016

Sunday, 14 August 2016

Thursday, 11 August 2016

Wednesday, 10 August 2016

Mandarin Ducks

Male & Female Mandarin Ducks (Aix galericulata),
at Martin Mere, Lancashire, England, 26 December, 2012
Photo: Francis C. Franklin

Tuesday, 9 August 2016

Ellen Terry

Entitled 'Sadness', this photo shows the actress
Ellen Terry at the age of 16, 1864
Carbon print

Monday, 8 August 2016


Io, Moon over Jupiter
Image Credit Cassini Imaging Team, SSI, JPL, ESA, NASA

Saturday, 6 August 2016


Kathy fixing her hair in a cigarette machine mirror.
From the Brooklyn Gang series, 1959

Friday, 5 August 2016

Thursday, 4 August 2016

Tuesday, 2 August 2016

Monday, 1 August 2016

Uptown Chicago

Children at an apartment entrance,
from the series Uptown Chicago, 1965
Photo: Danny Lyon