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Joseph and Betty Hofman are an American couple who love traveling and documenting everyday life of people through their lenses. And theses wonderful Kodachrome slides they shot Alaska scenes when they were there in 1955.

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If, as Emerson said, language is the archive of history, then U.S. soldiers in Vietnam are writing history with words as well as weapons.So many slang terms, Vietnamese words and specialized usages are used by U.S. soldiers in Vietnam that language poses a bit of a problem to the new man coming over. Until he picks

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Redditor Clifwith1f posted this hilarious answer (to what we can only imagine is a Sunday school worksheet) from 2011, and we just had to share it with you.

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Do you know which sunglasses celebrities used to wear in the 1960s? Just check out these photos to see.

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61 Adorable Photos of Young Girls in Their First Communion From Between the 1900s and 1910s

First Communion is a ceremony in some Christian traditions during which a person first receives the Eucharist. It is most common in the Latin Church tradition of the Catholic Church, as well as in many parts of the Lutheran Church and Anglican Communion. In churches that celebrate First Communion, it typically occurs betwee

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Great aviation meet, Los Angeles, 1910

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During the Vietnam War, life for soldiers changed an extreme amount. Not only did their lives change, but they became a significant amount more difficult.American soldiers were often young men who felt that they were serving their country and had never served in a war before. Because of this, they had no idea what t

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The harrowing photographs show the rundown asylum where patients were badly treated and often left for days on end without any attention. These images show how patients were badly treated and left abandoned inside the Cleveland State Hospital, Ohio in 1946.The pictures were taken by photographers Jer

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Donkey rides for workhouse kids on a away day and smartly dressed men in suits mingling with women in modest swimming costumes. Striking images show sun worshippers lounging on the beach from the early 1900s right through to the 1930s. These fascinating pictures reveal how swimsuit styles, animals and health and safety on b

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Here is a photo collection that shows women posing to take photographs near their TVs in the 1960s.

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An amazing photo set from Beth Scupham that shows a funny camping trip to Pennsylvania around 1910.“Friends of my grandfather and grandmother (then just getting acquainted) 'camping'. Location: Pennsylvania. Th

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42nd Street, New York City, 1964

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A smiling face in such dismal surroundings, no one yet truly understood what had been done.The miracle survivors of the Nagasaki and Hiroshima bombings have become known as the Hibakusha, meaning “explosion affected people” in Japanese. One survivor who was a little girl at the time, explained her experience

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From ankle to calf to thigh- a little look at some ladies' legs.

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They were known as the Seven Dwarfs of Auschwitz and subjected to sick genetic experiments by Nazi doctor Josef Mengele. But, miraculously, all seven members of the Jewish Ovitz family survived their horrifying ordeal at Hitler’s infamous death camp.

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The early 1970s fashion scene was quite similar to the late 1960s, just a bit more flamboyant. It wouldn't be hyperbole to say that a fashion revolution occurred in the 1970s.Check out these photos to see the female fashion styles during this era.

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Not easy to take a photograph in the 1860s. The images in this era (and probably few decades late) were mostly portraits of people in the studios. So these pictures of American life in the 1860s are really rare and worth to see.

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Womens styles were elegant and even contemporary. As more and more women bobbed their hair, hats were tighter to the head and the most popular style was the cloche hat. Accessories included beads and necklaces.

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The 1960s began with the highly formal up-sweep big hair styles from the late 1950s, but as the women's movement, protest groups and hippies got into full swing toward the end of that decade, hair styles reflected the changes and became more casual and easier to maintain.The bouffant, or bubble, a formal big-hai

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Father's Day is right around the corner so here are a few pics of dear old dad (and a grandpa or two).

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At the beginning of the 20th century surveys showed that 25% of the population of England were living in poverty. They found that at least 15% were living at subsistence level. They had just enough money for food, rent, fuel and clothes. They could not afford 'luxuries' such as newspapers or public transport. About

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The San Francisco Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Celebration, usually known as San Francisco Pride, is a parade and festival held at the end of June each year in San Francisco, California, to celebrate the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people and their allies.The first event resemblin

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