View Full Version : History buffs: Some remarkably clear old photos

12-21-2011, 06:42 AM
Including Detective Allan Pinkerton at Antietam in 1862, Gen. William Sherman in Atlanta in 1864, and a jewel thief, train robber, kidnapper, burglar in 1919 and two horses pulling a huge load of logs in Michigan.

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12-21-2011, 07:42 AM
Interesting photos! Thanks!

(You wanna bet that there wasn't someone going around back then posting handbills saying something like
"1910 and we still have to listen to all that neighing and braying?" =)