October 24, 1926: Harry Houdini’s Last Performance On this day in 1926, Harry Houdini, a stunt performer famous for his incredible escape acts, performed his final show at the Garrick Theatre in Detroit, Michigan.
If You Think We’re Less Homophobic Today, You Should See These Pictures From 100 Years Ago
About 100 years B.F. (Before Facebook), guys would have professional pictures taken to celebrate their friendships. And they’d usually be touching. And it was No. Big. Deal. These portraits are beautiful, and they’re great reminders that men’s friendships are just as intense and valuable as women’s.
Vintage Photo African American Black Couple, Bridge, Arms Round Each Other 1920s
Vintage Photo African American Black Couple Bridge Arms Round Each Other 1920s | eBay
New York - Harlem C1927
WHEN HARLEM WAS IN VOGUE African American flappers on the streets of Harem, NY, 1920s
Benny Goodman, The King of Swing, American jazz and swing musician, clarinetist and bandleader in the Big Band era in the 1930's