Displaying 1 - 33 of 33 photos from 1902:

August 23, 1902, Providence, Rhode Island. U.S. President Teddy Roosevelt delivers his "Trust Speech" and warns of prosperity being concentrated in the hands of the few, particulary large corporations. (Colorized)
These are knife grinders in France, circa 1902. They worked lying down to save their backs and had dogs sit on their legs for warmth.
Two women in an opium den. New York City, USA. 1902.
Captive and chained Aboriginals, early 1902 in Wyndham prison, Australia. .
Ethiopian Delegates to the Coronation of King Edward VII, 12 August 1902, London
An Inuit man warms up his wife’s feet in Greenland, c. 1898-1902
Mounted Boer troops riding at sunset. Second Boer War, 1899-1902.
Here's the women’s basketball team at Smith College in 1902.
The infamous Cixi, Empress Dowager of China, surrounded by eunuchs, waving to the camera with her handkerchief, 1902
In 1902, Gabriel Loppé took a photo of the Eiffel Tower, which had been struck by lightning. Today, the photograph is kept in the Musée d'Orsay.
Consuelo Spencer-Churchill,Dutchess of Marlborough with Winston Churchill at Blenheim c 1902
Construction оf New York’s iconic flatiron building, 1902.
The Flatiron under construction, New York City ca.1902
The Eruption of Mount Pelée, Martinique, in 1902, with a graveyard in foreground. It was one of the deadliest eruptions in recorded history, with approximately 29,000 deaths.
Circa 1890 - William "Dummy" Hoy was the first of 7 deaf players who have played major league baseball. Hoy was the reason why signals for safe and out calls were invented, and set several records before he retired in 1902.
After suffering substantial periods of damage and restoration over the course of its long history, the 98.6 metre high Campanile di San Marco (Saint Mark's Bell Tower) in Venice collapsed to the ground on July 14th, 1902. The sole fatality was Melampyge, the caretaker's cat.
Smoke from the active volcano Mount Bromo in East Java, 1902. Photo taken by Ohannes Kurkdjian.
New York skyline, 1902
Spanish cannon located along the walls of Intramuros, 1902
Leo Tolstoy during his typhoid fever, Crimea, may 1902.
Chinese foot-binding, 1902
General De La Rey preparing to negotiate the surrender of the last Boer commando to fight in the South African War. 1902.
Kaiser Wilhelm II with the then Prince of Wales, later King George V 1902 in front of the Berlin Royal Palace
Shipyard workers dancing tango, La Boca, Buenos Aires, circa 1902
1902: The Crystal Palace in London, lit up by a firework display. Photo by George Sims.
Teddy Roosevelt riding in a car in 1902. He was the first sitting US President to take a public car ride
a Boer burgher during the Anglo-Boer War of 1899 -1902 with the flag of the Transvaal Republic ZAR (Zuid-Afrikaanse Republiek) Coloured by me
The destruction of St Pierre on the Island of Martinique when Mt Pelee erupted, May 8, 1902
President Theodore Roosevelt on hand to present diplomas to U.S. Naval Academy graduates in 1902
U.S. troops in the Philippines during the Philippine-American War (1899–1902).
A vase workshop. Possibly in Beijing, 1902
American adventurer, John Blake, who led the Irish Brigade on the side of the Boers of the Transvaal Republic, against the British Empire during the Anglo-Boer war - 1899 - 1902
Frederick "Fritz" Joubert Duquesne became known as "the man who killed Kitchener" & fought on the side of the Boers in South Africa 1899-1902, as a secret agent. In World War II he operated under the code name DUNN, & FBI referred to him as "The Duke".
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