Monday, 31 March 2008

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Members of the local Surfing Club pose with their Long Boards
on the beach at Santa Cruz in California, USA, June 1941.

Sunday, 30 March 2008

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Celebrating aviator Charles A. Lindbergh's solo transatlantic flight, 3.5 million
people turn out for a parade in his honour in New York, USA, 13th June 1927.

Saturday, 29 March 2008

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During what would become her last visit to the country, the British monarch
Queen Victoria sits outside the Palais Edinburg in Coburg, Germany, in 1894.

Friday, 28 March 2008

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Scout Movement founder Robert Baden-Powell and his wife, arrive for their son's
christening at St Peter's Church in Parkstone, Dorset, UK, 14th February 1914.

Thursday, 27 March 2008

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Photographed by Christopher Rose; a Vietnamese girl guides her blind
father through an American checkpoint in Phan Thiet, Vietnam, in 1968.

Wednesday, 26 March 2008

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Preparation for a possible Nazi invasion, barbed wire entanglements
protect Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament in London, UK, in 1940.

Tuesday, 25 March 2008

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Competing in the Intercollegiate Rowing Association Regatta, the Syracuse
University team eat dinner in Poughkeepsie, New York, USA, 19th June 1908.

Monday, 24 March 2008

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Alaska Road Commission workers celebrate the American 'Independence
Day' holiday on the 4th July in Livengood, Alaska, USA, in the late 1930s.

Sunday, 23 March 2008

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Designed by George H. Wyman; the grand interior court dominates the Bradbury
Building at 304 South Broadway in Los Angeles, California, USA, in the 1960s.

Saturday, 22 March 2008

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Photographed by Richard Miller; actress Lauren Bacall gives an interview
at the film premiere of 'The Vikings' in New York, USA, 11th June 1958.

Friday, 21 March 2008

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(L to R) Horace Locke and Les, Bert & Herbert Drabble perform as
'The Peerless Dance Band' in Maltby, Yorkshire, UK, in the 1920s.

Thursday, 20 March 2008

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Members of the local Weirick family tether their boat on the
west shore of Lake Maxinkuckee, Indiana, USA, in the 1940s.

Wednesday, 19 March 2008

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Photographed by Mark Shaw; French fashion designer Coco Chanel sits at her
desk in her private apartment at 31 Rue Cambon in Paris, France, in 1957.

Tuesday, 18 March 2008

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A Cuban street vendor sells fruit from his roadside stall
in 'Little Havana' in Miami, Florida, USA, in the 1970s.

Monday, 17 March 2008

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Photographed by Moffett; famous husband-and-wife ballroom dancing team
Vernon & Irene Castle pose for a studio portrait in New York, USA, in 1915.

Sunday, 16 March 2008

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Gen. Horace Porter addresses the cadets during a graduation ceremony at the
United States Military Academy at West Point in New York, USA, in 1906.

Saturday, 15 March 2008

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Photographed by John Vachon; local boys sit behind their desks
at their school in San Augustine County, Texas, USA, April 1943.

Friday, 14 March 2008

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Photographed by Sid Avery; Debbie Reynolds & Fred Astaire relax during a break
in filming 'The Pleasure of His Company' in San Francisco, California, USA, in 1960.

Thursday, 13 March 2008

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Junior members of the Women's Surf Lifesaving Team pose on the Ocean
Beach at Mount Maunganui in Tauranga, New Zealand, in the 1930s.

Wednesday, 12 March 2008

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Dressed for his role as mascot of the Royal Flying Corps, 'Bully'
sits in his master's car in London, UK, 20th October 1917.

Tuesday, 11 March 2008

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Police officers admire a newly captured shipment of illegal alcohol
during a Prohibition raid in Detroit, Michigan, USA, c. 1928.

Monday, 10 March 2008

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Photographed by Frank Johnston; celebrated Aboriginal artist Albert
Namatjira paints the outback landscape in Australia, in the 1950s.

Sunday, 9 March 2008

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Photographed by Kurt Hutton; a group of young women enjoy themselves
on a roller-coaster at a fair in Southend-on-Sea, Essex, UK, Summer 1938.

Saturday, 8 March 2008

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Photographed by Karen L. Hermiston; the Cunard White Star liner Mauretania II
is towed by tugs out of its berth in Liverpool, Lancashire, UK, 5th February 1946.

Friday, 7 March 2008

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Sixth from left, early female photographer and photojournalist Frances Benjamin
Johnston sells tintype portraits at a country fair in Virginia, USA, May 1903.

Thursday, 6 March 2008

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Photographed by John C.H. Grabill; prospectors Spriggs, Lamb & Dillon
pan for gold in a stream in Rockerville, Dakota Territory, USA, in 1889.

Wednesday, 5 March 2008

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Delegates at a Real Estate Brokers' Convention pose in front of St. Ann's
Inn at 6th and Broadway in Santa Ana, California, USA, in the 1920s.

Tuesday, 4 March 2008

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During her tour of the country, First Lady of the United States Jackie Kennedy,
and her sister Lee Radziwill, visit Lake Pichola, Udaipur, India, 17th March 1962.

Monday, 3 March 2008

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Photographed by her father Jean-Baptiste Tournassoud; daughter Juliette poses
in the garden of the family home at 20 Rue DuGuesclin in Lyon, France, c. 1914.

Sunday, 2 March 2008

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Photographed by Arthur Rothstein; a photomural promoting the sale of defense
bonds dominates the Grand Central Station concourse in New York, USA, in 1941.

Saturday, 1 March 2008

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Photographed by Phil Jordan; George Rae jumps from the 30-metre 'Skarland Jump'
on Ski Hill at the University of Alaska campus in Fairbanks, Alaska, USA, in 1955.