Convention of former slaves
Annie Parrum, Anna Angales, Elizabeth Berkeley and Sadie Thompson – all older than 100 – at a 1916 Emancipation reunion Washington, D.C.
Photo by Harris & Ewing Collection/Library of Congress (1916)
Dog Chris, listening to the gramophone, Antárctica
Photograph taken in January 1911 by Herbert George Ponting, Robert Falcon Scott’s official photographer for the Terra Nova Expedition (1910-1913). Pointing was hired as the expedition official cinematographer and photographer.
Herbert Ponting/Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge/Getty Images
© L’Illustration Newspaper, photographer unknown (ca. 1915)