Displaying 1 - 50 of 58 photos from 1901:

A group of frontiersmen with an advertisement. United States, Montana, 1901.
"Happiest Man in China", taken in 1901 by British anthropologists after deciding to document the Chinese. The Chinese didn't know photos were a "serious matter" and decided to be goofy, hence the pose and smile.
Pre-dreadnought battleship SMS Kaiser Friedrich III leads the German Home fleet, 1901.
Russian Orthodox priest wearing deerskin, taken in 1901.
Queen Victoria's funeral procession, among them King Edward VII, Kaiser Wilhelm II, and the Duke of Connaught 1901
"Happiest Man in China", taken in 1901 by British anthropologists after deciding to document the Chinese. The Chinese didn't know photos were a "serious matter" and decided to be goofy, hence the pose and smile.
A portrait of Buck Colbert Franklin, an attorney who notably defended the survivors of the 1921 Tulsa race massacre, ca. 1901
Lizzie Van Zyl, an Afrikaans girl in a British concentration camp during the Second Anglo-Boer war (1901)
1st Robot in history (Barbarossa) made by the ottoman empire, it was gifted by the Sultan to the Emperor of Japan, 1901
Blanche Monnier, she was a French woman noted for her beauty, she wished to marry an old lawyer that her mother disapproved of, so she locked her in a small dark room in her attic for 25 years. the left one's taken in the 1870's, the right in 1901 after she was discovered
An Orthodox priest in a deerskin, Gizhiga, Russia, 1901.
Execution of Boxers after the rebellion, circa 1901.
A group of frontiersmen searching for love. Montana, 1901.
Koryak men wearing traditional armour with bows. Jesup North Pacific Expedition, Siberia, 1901. Photo taken by Vladimir Jochelson.
A chemistry class at Al-Rezaia University in Aleppo during the Ottoman era in 1901.
Calamity Jane at the Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, New York, circa 1901.
New York, Circa 1901.
A group of British mounted riflemen take a photo sitting together. Shortly after, one of them was killed in battle, and four of the others were court-martialed for murdering approximately 20 unarmed prisoners and civilians, including children, 1901, South Africa .
Workers excavating a trench for the new aqueduct near Craigmaddie reservoir, Scotland, 1885-1901
The murderer of the President of the United States of America William McKinley, filmed by Thomas Edison, just seconds before being executed. Auburn prison, 1901.
FA Cup Final (1901) Tottenham Hotspur 2-2 Sheffield United. The field markings were quite different from today
The King and Queen of Italy, 1901
Vincenz Czerny and Dr. Levi Cooper Lane in the surgical amphitheater at Cooper Medical College (now Stanford University School of Medicine), San Francisco, 1901.
Barney Mullen, Navy watchman and expert sharpshooter nicknamed the "Official Sparrow Executioner" by the media. Mullen was tasked with the removal of a plague of English Sparrows during the administration of Theodore Roosevelt, ca. 1901-09 .
Adelaide Springett, Who Was So Ashamed At The State Of Her Boots She Took Them Off, Stand For A Photograph In London, 1901. Photo By Horace Warner
A German soldier with a Chinese prisoner awaiting execution. Boxer Rebellion, China, 1899-1901.
Queen Victoria on her death bed 1901
Anti-alcohol crusader Carrie Nation, front, with supporters, 1901. She gained fame by busting up saloons with a hatchet, calling herself "a bulldog running along at the feet of Jesus, barking at what He doesn't like."
Annie Edson Taylor the first person to successfully take the plunge over Niagara Falls in a barrel, 1901
Home made out of a gigantic tree stump - 1901
An orphan child holding her sibling on a street in the capital city London, England, United Kingdom, Victorian era, c. 1900 - 1901.
Children on washing day at East End street, Photo was taken by Horace Warner who also called the street children "Spitalfields nippers", circa 1901 ,
Happy birthday Nikola Tesla (1901)
In response to the Imperial German Fleet, here's the British Fleet moored in the Thames Estuary at night, 1901
President William McKinley entering the Temple of Music on September 6th, 1901. Shortly after this photo was taken, McKinley was shot, and died 8 days later as a result.
Medical school students dissecting a body, 1901.
The Tietz Warehouse Berlin 1901
Baghdadi spice merchants. Acre, Acre Sanjak, Ottoman Empire. June 18, 1901
Princess Victoria's photo album, among the people are Queen Alexandra, Empress Maria, herself, Kaiser Wilhelm II, King Edward VII, etc. 1900-1901 Photo: Royal Collections Trust
Gen Jacob Smith ordered the death of 2,000 men and boys over the age of 10 in reprisal for the death of 51 American soldiers in an ambush during the Philippine-American War in 1901. Smith was tried for conduct unbecoming an officer, found guilty and discharged and never tried for murder
Photo of a Lynnville, PA schoolroom, circa 1897-1901. Taken by Dr. Fly. Notice the portrait of the 25th president of the United States, William McKinley. He was assassinated on 14 September, 1901. From my glass negative collection.
A stentor reading out the daily news in the "Telefon Hírmondó" (Telephone Herald) of Budapest in Austria-Hungary, 1901.
This photo is of Dr. Fly’s office in his home in Lynnville, Pennsylvania, circa 1901. I have another photo I will post of the left side of his office. This is a terrific photo of what a doctor’s office might look like in this period. From my glass negative collection. (4,000x3,200)
On this day in 1901, the first major american oil discovery happened in Texas, which officially started the american oil age.
The Old Carpenter, Doylestown, Pa. 1901. What a great photo of this gentleman cutting down wood. From my glass negative collection.
Russian Orthodox priest wearing deerskin (1901)
Drill on mining claim above Dexter Creek, Alaska, ca. 1901
Beginning of bicycle race, People's Park, Waterford, Ireland, 1901
Adelaide Springett in London, who was so ashamed at the state of her boots she took them off for a photograph. 1901
Lizzie van Zyl, South African child inmate of the Bloemfontein concentration camp who died from typhoid fever during the Second Anglo-Boer War at the age of 7 in 1901.
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