Catching Subtleties
Gregory Peck arriving in Southampton, England aboard the Queen Elizabeth, 1949

Gregory Peck arriving in Southampton, England aboard the Queen Elizabeth, 1949

MATHEW BRADY: Dead Confederate Soldier, Petersburg, Virginia, 1865.

MATHEW BRADY: Dead Confederate Soldier, Petersburg, Virginia, 1865.

LOUIS LIMIÈRE: On the Road to La Ciotat, 1907. 

LOUIS LIMIÈRE: On the Road to La Ciotat, 1907. 

collectivehistory:

The Hollywood sign originally said “Hollywoodland” when it was installed in 1923. The last four letters were deleted when the sign was refurbished in 1949.

collectivehistory:

The Hollywood sign originally said “Hollywoodland” when it was installed in 1923. The last four letters were deleted when the sign was refurbished in 1949.

Harry Wilks: Tuscan Farm, 1968

Harry Wilks: Tuscan Farm, 1968

Ray Metzker; Alley, Philadelphia, 1964

Ray Metzker; Alley, Philadelphia, 1964

PHOTOGRAPHER UNKNOWN; Family Portrait, c. 1850

PHOTOGRAPHER UNKNOWN; Family Portrait, c. 1850

Ernst Höltzer: Nun, Woman and Child, c. 1880

Ernst Höltzer: Nun, Woman and Child, c. 1880

Harold Miller Null: Water Reflection, Italy, 1961

Harold Miller Null: Water Reflection, Italy, 1961

William Garnett: Snow Geese over Water, Buena Vista Lake, California, c. 1953

William Garnett: Snow Geese over Water, Buena Vista Lake, California, c. 1953