<b>1943</b> | Professional dancers Willa Mae Ricker and Leon James demonstrate how the Lindy Hop is meant to be danced. Originally published in the August 23, 1943, issue of LIFE.
A priest prays for Titanic victims before they are buried at sea. 
George Armstrong Custer and some of his fellow soldiers, during the American Civil War. [Colorized]
London Street Life, late 1800s. Click to see the rest. Lots of interesting "day in the life..." shots.
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President Abraham Lincoln 1861......taken by the greatest Civil War photographer, Matthew Brady.
German troops wearing gas masks and throwing hand grenades, 23 Apr 1916. || The Most Powerful Images Of World War I
Date: February 1911. Location: Port Royal, South Carolina. Josie (6 years old), Bertha (6 years old), Sophie (10 years old), were all shuckers at the Maggioni Canning Co.
Amelia Earhart is helped out of her deep sea diving suit after exploring the bottom of the sea off Block Island, Rhode Island. July 25, 1929.
A Black Civil War soldier (1865)