30 Wonderful Photos of Brave Women of the U.S. Army Nurse Corps During Vietnam War
Published on Feb 21, 2019
The history of the Army Nurse Corps (ANC) in Vietnam began in April, 1956 when three Army nurses arrived in Saigon, Republic of Vietnam. These nurses were on...
OLD TIME STEAM POWERED MACHINE SHOP
Published on Jun 12, 2015
This and other videos on my channel are intended to demonstrate how industry, particularly a machine shop would have operated under steam power and flat belted line shafts in the early 1900s. I welcome any comments...
VHS - Better than you don't remember
Published on Apr 2, 2016
Are VHS video cassettes ripe for a retro comeback like vinyl? Probably not, but they are a very cheap (or even free) way to collect movies from the '80s and '90s, and the quality may be better than you remember...
Zenith eaZy PC review
Published on Mar 7, 2016
A look at Zenith's failed attempt at a compact, easy-to-use PC for the home market, the eaZy PC. Marred by a high price, lackluster performance, a monochrome-only display, and lack of expandability, it was a poor seller and was...
An Overview of the Pinfire Revolver System
Published on Feb 22, 2016
The pinfire system was an early...
Whitney-Kennedy Lever Action Rifles
Published on Feb 17, 2016
Eli Whitney Jr., son of the inventor of the famous "cotton gin", ran the Whitneyville Armory for many years, producing a wide...
The Home Front: Old Photos of Women in The First World War
A seismic shift in the role of women in society was induced by the urgent need for more factory and munitions workers and other traditional male roles. Their contribution to the war effort ultimately helped hasten female suffrage.
Madge Saunders and her husband, British comic actor Leslie Henson, 1920.
A woman on her BMW motorcycle, 1935.
Sally Halterman, the first woman to be granted a license to operate a motorcycle in the District of Columbia, 1937.
An entrant in a ladies-only reliability trial in London...
Amazing Photographs Capture Everyday Life of Old Shanghai during the 1920s and 1930s
Old Shanghai was a city unlike any other. Notable for its free port, it was where the whole world came to work and play. Disparate Europeans and adventuring Americans rubbed shoulders with Jewish émigrés...
35 Amazing Black and White Photos Capture Street Scenes of the U.S in the 1930s
John Gutmann (1905–1998) was one of America’s most distinctive photographers. Born in Germany where he trained as an artist and art teacher, he fled the Nazis in 1933 and settled in San Francisco, reinventing...
24 Vintage Photos Show Postmen from more than 100 Years Ago
These are what postmen from 100 years ago look liked.
A letter carrier standing in front of a mailbox at Mott Street above Park Row, 1903
A mail carrier stands with his Wagner 4-11 motorcycle next to a postal box along his route...
Toronto: A Collective Memory (Historical clips)
Adam J Duncan
Published on Jan 12, 2016
Chronological historical clips (1920s-90s) of my hometown -- Toronto, Canada -- set to music. Can you tell I miss it?
Footage from the AP Archives, who are free to monetize the content. I make no money...
New Year on the Beach – Interesting Vintage Photos of Women Greeting New Year in Swimsuits
Wish you all a very very happy new year!
Girls on the beach in Santa Monica, California in swim suits showing the new year 1931