Wednesday, 30 April 2008

Photo Of The Day

Calling for a Communist revolution, anti-Tsarist protesters gather
outside the Winter Palace in Petrograd, Russia, February 1917.

Tuesday, 29 April 2008

Photo Of The Day

Photographed by Ben Mancuso; Elvis Presley presses his nose against a mirror
in the lobby of the Warwick Hotel in Manhattan, New York, USA, in 1957.

Monday, 28 April 2008

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Going to extreme lenghts to watch a baseball game, dedicated sports fans climb
a telegraph pole at Forbes Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, October 1909.

Sunday, 27 April 2008

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Photographed by Charles C. Zoller; children pose in their costumes as part of the
Independence Day celebrations in Rochester, New York, USA, 4th July 1929.

Saturday, 26 April 2008

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Photographed by E.O. Hoppé; a sudden downpour leaves
the streets unusually quiet in London, UK, in the 1930s.

Friday, 25 April 2008

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Photographed by Margaret Bourke-White; Indian independence movement leader
Mohandas K. Gandhi reads by his spinning wheel at his home in India, in 1946.

Thursday, 24 April 2008

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Photographed by Arthur Leipzig; a group of boys play on a street
covered with their chalk games in New York, USA, Summer 1950.

Wednesday, 23 April 2008

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As part of a campaign to promote his latest film, seven of director Mack Sennett's
famous 'bathing beauties' pose for photographs in Washington D.C, USA, in 1919.

Tuesday, 22 April 2008

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Awaiting the next connection to New Jersey, passengers sit in the waiting room
of the Erie Railroad Ferry Terminal on Chambers Street in New York, USA, c. 1940.

Monday, 21 April 2008

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Photographed by Charles W. Cushman; intrigued children throng the street after
a fire alarm sounds in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, 17th September 1938.

Sunday, 20 April 2008

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Posing for Cecil Beaton; Mrs John Wyndham, Lady Cranborne & Lady Roderic
Pratt mimic John Singer Sargent's 1899 painting 'The Wyndham Sisters' in 1950.

Saturday, 19 April 2008

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Actors Sean Connery & Ursula Andress mess around during a break in filming
'Dr. No' at Laughing Waters Beach in Ocho Rios, Saint Ann, Jamaica, in 1962.

Friday, 18 April 2008

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Dressed as Neptune, Hudson Maxim poses with 'Miss America' Margaret Gorman
at a beauty pageant in Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA, 7th September 1922.

Thursday, 17 April 2008

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A young boy works at a fruit and vegetable stall on a
street in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, October 1909.

Wednesday, 16 April 2008

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American artist Andy Warhol poses with actress and socialite Edie Sedgwick and
her friend Chuck Wein, on a street in Manhattan, New York, USA, February 1966.

Tuesday, 15 April 2008

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Preparing for a state function, U.S. President Richard Nixon works on his speech
in the Lincoln Sitting Room of the White House in Washington D.C, USA, in 1971.

Monday, 14 April 2008

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Wearing the favoured Edwardian style of dress, two ' Teddy Boys'
pose for a photographer on a street in Manchester, UK, in 1955.

Sunday, 13 April 2008

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Escorting an Allied convoy, a U.S. Navy blimp hovers watchfully overhead on
the lookout for signs of enemy submarines in the North Atlantic, in 1943.

Saturday, 12 April 2008

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Standing just left of centre, U.S. President Woodrow Wilson addresses the crowd
outside the State Department in Washington D.C, USA, Sunday 14th June 1914.

Friday, 11 April 2008

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A view of Stepcote Hill and the Old Teignmouth Inn taken
from Edmund Street in Exeter, Devon, UK, in the 1930s.

Thursday, 10 April 2008

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Assembled guests attend the ceremony for the laying of the foundation
stone of Saint Fin Barre's Cathedral in Cork, Ireland, 12th January 1865.

Wednesday, 9 April 2008

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Taking publicity photos for recruitment material, a U.S.A.F. photographer goes
about her duties at Eglin Air Force Base in Valparaiso, Florida, USA, in the 1950s.

Tuesday, 8 April 2008

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Fashionable socialite Paula Gellibrand, the Cuban Marquise de Casa
Maury poses for photographer Cecil Beaton in London, UK, in 1928.

Monday, 7 April 2008

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Legendary Russian ballerina Anna Pavlova directs her young pupils during
a ballet lesson at her home, Ivy House, in Hampstead, London, UK, in 1912.

Sunday, 6 April 2008

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Outraged at the Kent State shootings, LSU students stage a 'Peace Rally' against
the Vietnam War on their campus in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA, in 1970.

Saturday, 5 April 2008

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Members of rock band 'Led Zeppelin'; Robert Plant, John Paul Jones, John Bonham
& Jimmy Page, pose for Herb Greene in San Francisco, California, USA, in 1969.

Friday, 4 April 2008

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Thousands of onlookers crowd the street for the film premiere of 'Hell's Angels'
at Grauman's Chinese Theater in Hollywood, California, USA, 27th May 1930.

Thursday, 3 April 2008

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Two local fishermen proudly display their catch on the banks of Loch
Awe near Kilchrenan in Argyll, Scotland, UK, in the early 1900s.

Wednesday, 2 April 2008

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Photographed by Charles W. Cushman; a woman poses for a portrait artist
in Jackson Square in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, 9th January 1959.

Tuesday, 1 April 2008

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Photographed by Raymond Depardon; a man carries a male magazine through
the streets near the Rockefeller Center in Manhattan, New York, USA, in 1981.