The First Photograph, 1826 This is the first permanent photograph ever taken. It was shot by Joseph Nicéphore Niépce outside of his window in France in 1826 onto a polished piece of pewter. He titled it "View From the Window at Le Gras.
In pictures: Auschwitz-Birkenau, then and now. A new publication by the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum in Poland shows photographs taken in the extermination camp during World War II alongside pictures of the same locations today. More than a million people - most of them Jewish - were murdered by the Nazis at Auschwitz-Birkenau during World War II.
# The oldest photograph of a U. President: Remarkable 1843 image of John Quincy Adams. that he called 'hideous' This picture of John Quincy Adams was bought for 50 cents in an antique shop. It was taken in 1843
Minneapolis women lining up to vote for the first...
Women were reviled, kicked, beaten, ostracized and battled so women could vote. Don't disrespect their sacrifice by not exercising your vote -- every time you have the chance. -- "An American suffragette proclaiming 'Women! Use your vote,' circa "