Displaying 1 - 50 of 50 photos from 1928:

On November 12, 1928, the Banana Massacre occurred in Santa Marta, Colombia. Approximately 2,000 workers of the United Fruit Company were killed while demanding decent working conditions.
Jaques Biederer, the first photographer in history specializing in erotic photos. This photo was taken in Paris in 1928.
Myrtle Corbin, who was born with two sets of legs, two pelvises, and two functional sets of sexual / reproductive organs, taken betwen 1868-1928
Jaques Biederer, the first photographer in history specializing in erotic photos, Paris, 1928.
Kitty Brunell, the only woman ever to have won the RAC Rally, working on her Singer Junior at the Monte Carlo Rally, 1928
"Diamond Joe" Esposito is credited by the FBI as being the first known Sicilian Mafia member to emigrate to the United States. He was involved in bootlegging, extortion, prostitution, labor racketeering, and became a political rival of Al Capone before being murdered in 1928 (Circa 1920s)
Today marks the 94th birth anniversary of the revolutionary and the theoretician and tactician of Guerrilla warfare, Ernesto Guevara de la Serna, more popularly known by his byname 'Che'. Celia de la Serna holding her son, born on 14 June, 1928 in Rosario
Conrad Veidt in The Man Who Laughs from 1928. He was the inspiration for The Joker in Batman comics and the later films.
A blaze from an oil well at Santa Fe Springs, California, 1928.
The last of the Four Columns of Barcelona, which represent the stripes in the Catalan flag, being demolished during the dictatorship of Primo de Rivera, 1928. They were rebuilt in 2010.
Tower Bridge in the early morning. London, 1928.
The eight Kennedy Children, Hyannis Port, 1928. (L-R) Jean, Bobby, Patricia, Eunice, Kathleen, Rosemary, Jack, and Joe Jr.
USS Los Angeles airship lands on USS Saratoga, January 1928.
Two boys playing on Wawel Hill in Kraków, Poland, 1928.
The American aviation pioneer, pilot, and author, Amelia Mary Earhart, in the city of Chicago, Illinois, United States of America, in 1928.
Zhang Zuolin, the warlord of Manchuria from 1916 to 1928 and the military dictator of the Republic of China in 1927 and 1928, and two of his sons.
Children in the colonial Dutch Indies wishing new years, 1928 (700×393)
Christopher Robin Milne, who inspired the character of the same name in the Winnie-The-Pooh books written by his father, A.A Milne. 1928
Heading east towards Snoqualmie Pass, Washington 1928
Atatürk introducing the new Turkish alphabet to the people of Kayseri , September 20th 1928
Train speeding through the water near Stratford Station, London, during the Thames Flood of 1928
Girl in a Halloween costume in 1928, Ontario, Canada, the same province where the Scottish Halloween custom of guising is first recorded in North America.
First photo of an Electric Chair Execution - Ruth Snyder convicted of her husband's murder - Sing Sing Prison - Ossining, New York, USA - January 12, 1928 - Photo by Tom Howard
Nazi racial theorist measuring an Indian man (1928) (Egon von Eickstedt - Deutsch fototheck online)
Amelia Earhart visiting the Langley Research Building of the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA, today the NASA). Hampton, Virginia, United States. November 5, 1928.
Chaplin on the set of The Circus, entertaining Sir Henry and Lady Wood for afternoon tea - 1928.
KKK parade down Pennsylvania Avenue. 1928.
Madrid, Spain, woman (By the Telefonica building construction) - 1928 (540 x 403 px)
A view of the RMS “Mauretania” at dock, in Southampton, Hampshire, 1928 - By Clifton R. Adams for the National Geographic, colorized using the Autochrome process.
The” Michelin Band” performs at the inauguration of the Michelin Hour radio show, April 17, 1928.
Awaiting the first non-stop flight between Australia and New Zealand flown by John Moncrieff and George Hood, Laura Hood and Dorothy Moncrieff stand with the Mayor of Wellington at Trentham Racecourse 10 January 1928. The aircraft never arrived and the two men disappeared without trace.
Otto bicycle 1874. 'Salon des cycles et motocycles au Grand Palais', 1928
Composer Maurice Ravel relaxing in a garden (1928)
"Human Fly" Feliks Nazarewicz shows off his acrobatic skills in Kraków, Poland. August 1928.
The characters of Britannia and her colonies and dependencies. Southampton, Hampshire, 1928 - By Clifton R. Adams for the National Geographic using the Autochrome process.
Workers installing a Greek Revival architectural column on the Civil Courts building in St. Louis, Missouri, 1928. (Photo by W.C. Runder)
Hitler and Göring at a Nazi Party rally in Nuremberg, 1928
King Amanullah of Afghanistan (top left) in Bialystok, Poland on the way to Moscow, 1928
An inspection party near the proposed site of the dam in the Black Canyon on the Colorado River. 1928.
Waterdown Public School pupil wearing a Halloween disguse during field trip. Waterdown, Ontario, Canada. October 31, 1928
Jewish children. Munkacs, 1928.
Women working on the French excavations of Baalbeck Lebanon, in 1928
Assembly of spiral turbines for power plant Nore in Norway, November 1928
Thames Embankment, London, after the great flood of 1928
15 y. o. Richard Nixon holding his violin, ca 1927 - 1928
engineers inspect the remains of the st. francis dam after its catastrophic collapse on the night of 12 march 1928
King Amanullah Khan of Afghanistan (left), and King Victor Emmanuel of Italy (right). Circa 1928, Rome, Italy.
Three year-old Robert Quigley smoking a cigar, Washington DC, 30th August 1928
Traffic control on Campus Martus in Downtown Detroit, 1928
Ocean View Trolley Terminal c 1928
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