Saturday, October 31, 2015
Elsa Lanchester and Colin Clive in Bride of Frankenstein, 1935, directed by James Whale. Elsa Lanchester, born Elizabeth Lanchester Sullivan, English, 1902-1986. Colin Clive, born Colin Glenn Clive-Greig, English, 1900-1937. James Whale, English, 1889-1957.
Saturday, October 24, 2015
Maureen O'Hara in a publicity still for The Quiet Man, 1952, photographer unknown. Maureen O'Hara, born Maureen FitzSimons, American, born Ireland, 1920-2015. The Quiet Man, 1952, directed by John Ford, born John Martin Feeney, American, 1894-1979.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Leipzig Deputy Mayor Ernst Lisso, his wife Renate, and Daughter Regina commit suicide by taking cyanide to avoid capture by advancing American troops, 1945, by Lee Miller, born Elizabeth Miller, American, model, photographer, journalist, 1907-1977.
Schoolchildren at Manzanar, 1943, by Ansel Adams, American, 1902-1984. Manzanar War Relocation Center, 1942-1945, now Manzanar National Historic Site, California, Owens Valley.
Tintype with detail of Billy the Kid and the regulators gang playing croquet, 1878, photographer unknown. Billy the Kid, AKA William H. Bonney, born Henry McCarty, American, cowboy, outlaw, murderer, 1859-1881.