1920’s belly dancer
Wardrobe malfunction before Marilyn Monroe did it, 1940’s
General Motors tech centre reception, 1950’s
1920’s speed limit sign
Ruby Bridges, the first black child to attend an all-white elementary school, 1960.
Teenage Bill Clinton meets President John F Kennedy
Wendy the Welder: Rosie the Riveters shipyard counterpart, 1943
Lucille Ball, aged 18
NYC, summer 1969
Freddie Mercury in a WTF? outfit, 1980’s
Special Air Services, North Africa 1943
American model Betty Brosmer displays what waists and hips looked like in advertising in 1959
Empress Alexandra of all the Russias, 1908
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Some old Australian pics:
Punch and Judy show,1944
Railway Square, Sydney, c 1945
Woman and children on beach in Lorne, Victoria, c 1900
Corner store, unknown location, 1960’s (Family-run corner stores flourished in the days when all shops closed at midday Saturday on weekends and at 5.00pm weekdays.)
Cousins at their grandparents enjoying a dip in the "swimming pool" - Mount Kuring-gai, NSW, no date
A judge opening the fleece of Mrs Matthews' Merino ram, 1930s (As Marv in Sin City would say, great coats).
1930s, Racegoers at Warwick Farm Racecourse, Australia
Russian ballerina Anna Pavlova on board ship, Australian tour, 1929 (It was during this tour that the pavlova dessert was created in her honour, in New Zealand).