Sunday, 30 September 2007

Photo Of The Day

Two bewildered old ladies stand amid the ruins of what was their home, after
a Nazi bombing raid on Newbury, Berkshire, UK, 11th February 1943.

Saturday, 29 September 2007

Photo Of The Day

Photographed by Russell Lee; a little boy buys a hamburger at the
state fair in Donaldsonville, Louisiana, USA, November 1938.

Friday, 28 September 2007

Photo Of The Day

Photographed by Edward Quinn, actor Marlon Brando enjoys a quiet moment
during the Film Festival, in Cannes, Cote d'Azur, France, in 1954.

Thursday, 27 September 2007

Photo Of The Day

After completing its maiden voyage, the German airship Hindenburg
enters its hangar in Lakehurst, New Jersey, USA, March 1936.

Wednesday, 26 September 2007

Photo Of The Day

With neon lights ablaze, glowing billboards reflect on wet
city streets in Times Square, New York, USA, c. 1952.

Tuesday, 25 September 2007

Photo Of The Day


A Victorian wedding party surround the newly-married bride and
groom as they pose outside the church, in England, UK, in 1897.

Monday, 24 September 2007

Photo Of The Day

Photographed by Edward Quinn; artist Pablo Picasso, his family and poet Jean
Cocteau at a bullfight near Cannes, Cote d'Azur, France, 8th November 1955.

Sunday, 23 September 2007

Photo Of The Day

(L to R) Gene Kelly, Marilyn Monroe & Yves Montand relaxing on the set of 'Let's
Make Love' at 20th Century Fox Studios, Hollywood, California, USA, in 1960.

Saturday, 22 September 2007

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Police escort three young 'Rockers' to court, after trouble broke out with
a rival gang of 'Mods' in Hastings, East Sussex, UK, 4th August 1964.

Friday, 21 September 2007

Photo Of The Day

Taken by Alfred Palmer; factory lights are reflected in the noses of A-20 attack
bombers at Douglas Aircraft's plant in Long Beach, California, USA, October 1942.

Thursday, 20 September 2007

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(L to R) Charlton Heston, Stephen Boyd and director William Wyler
on the set of 'Ben-Hur' at Cinecitta Studios, Rome, Italy, in 1959.

Wednesday, 19 September 2007

Photo Of The Day

This early colour Photochrome print shows a group of
Bedouins in the Holy Land, between 1890 and 1900.

Tuesday, 18 September 2007

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American writer, painter and poet Jack Kerouac listening to himself
on the radio, in a portrait by John Cohen, USA, 1959.

Monday, 17 September 2007

Photo Of The Day

The Hollywood sign seen in its original format - as an advert for a new
housing development in Los Angeles, California, USA, c. 1923.

Sunday, 16 September 2007

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U.S. President John F. Kennedy & Press Secretary Pierre Salinger watching the 4th America's Cup Race from Newport, Rhode Island, USA, 22nd September 1962.

Saturday, 15 September 2007

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The last Shaker eldress of the North Family, Miriam Offord stands at a spinning
wheel in her home in Enfield, Connecticut, USA, in the early 1900s.

Friday, 14 September 2007

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St. Paul's Cathedral, seen through the flames and smoke of surrounding buildings
during a Nazi fire raid on London, UK, Sunday 29th December 1940.

Thursday, 13 September 2007

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A candid photo of married actors Tony Curtis & Janet Leigh, dancing at a
party in James Mason's home in Beverly Hills, California, USA, in 1954.

Wednesday, 12 September 2007

Photo Of The Day

Swimsuited 'flappers' pose on an Aeromarine, Model 75 seaplane
christened 'Buckeye' in Florida, USA, Spring 1922.

Tuesday, 11 September 2007

Photo Of The Day

The view from the Lincoln Memorial of the Civil Rights 'March on Washington
for Jobs and Freedom', Washington D.C, USA, 28th August 1963.

Monday, 10 September 2007

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Members of the London Auxiliary Fire Fighting Service, participating
in a training exercise in Greenwich, London, UK, July 1939.

Sunday, 9 September 2007

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Long-distance telephone switchboard operators
at work in Omaha, Nebraska, USA, in 1958.

Saturday, 8 September 2007

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Audrey Hepburn and Peter O'Toole relaxing between takes, during
the filming of 'How To Steal A Million' in Paris, France, 1966.

Friday, 7 September 2007

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Children waiting by the wreckage of what was their home, after a Nazi
bombing raid on the East End of London, UK, September 1940.

Thursday, 6 September 2007

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(L to R) Celia Johnson, director David Lean and Trevor Howard during filming of
'Brief Encounter' at Burke's Parade, Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, UK, in 1945.

Wednesday, 5 September 2007

Photo Of The Day

An anonymous sailor celebrating the surrender of Japan (and the end of WWII)
kisses a nurse in Times Square, New York, USA, 14th August 1945.

Tuesday, 4 September 2007

Photo Of The Day

A pro-Irish Republican civil rights march from Liverpool to Nottingham
passes through Oldham, Manchester, UK, in 1962.

Monday, 3 September 2007

Photo Of The Day

Marilyn Monroe catches the photographer taking a surreptitious snapshot
as she sits in a cafe in Hollywood, California, USA, c.1953.

Sunday, 2 September 2007

Photo Of The Day

A giant dust storm approaches Stratford, Texas, USA
during the 'Dust Bowl' era of the 1930s.

Saturday, 1 September 2007

Photo Of The Day

U.S. President John F. Kennedy's motorcade passes through
crowds of spectators in Dublin, Ireland, 27th June 1963.