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July In a terrifying age of spectacular weaponry that presaged our current era of the drone, the United States Army put on a large demonstration of 14 different types of missiles before a large audience at Fort Bliss, TX

Vintage selfie

The Selfie. Photograph by The Byron Company. In this capture from December the photographers of the Byron Company got together for a selfie on the roof of Marceau’s photography studio in New York City.

Wednesday: A somber anniversary, damp weather, and the darkest afternoon.

New York Today: Remembering Pearl Harbor

Arizona, launched in 1915 and commissioned in did not see action in World War I, but was part of the convoy that conveyed President Woodrow Wilson to Paris for the peace conference.

Shorpy Historic Picture Archive :: Personal Chemistry: 1943 high-resolution photo

Shorpy Historic Picture Archive :: Personal Chemistry: 1943 high-resolution photo

Teamwork: 1942

Teamwork: 1942 (Shorpy Photo Archive - Old Pictures, Better Than New)

October "Men and women make efficient operating teams on riveting and other jobs at the Douglas Aircraft plant, Long Beach, Calif." inch Kodachrome transparency by Alfred Palmer for the Office of War Information.

Circa 1900. "The Gate at Cramp's dry dock, Philadelphia."

Circa 1900. "The Gate at Cramp's dry dock, Philadelphia."

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