This image, dated the 17th of August, 1968, is of the abandoned Cole Green railway station in Hertfordshire, England.
The station provided transport on the Hertford and Welwyn Junction Railway from 1858. The final passenger service was on the 18th of June, 1951.
This sketch of Blackpool Beach in England appeared in the Manchester Times, with the title On the sands at Blackpool, on the 16th of August, 1895.
Dancing in the streets in Australia in 1945, after six years of war.
I am leaving for a month in Spain. I have posts scheduled, and hope everything goes as it’s supposed to!
Bradford-on-Avon railway station, photographed on the 12th of August, 1963.
These images, taken by Oliver F. Atkins on the 9th of August, 1974, show US President Richard Nixon leaving the White House after resigning. The resignation came into effect shortly after.
Republican Nixon gave up the Presidency following the Watergate scandal, in which he tried to cover up his involvement in a break-in at the Democratic National Committee headquarters.