Category: culture

The victor of a Korongo Nuba wrestling match, ca. 1949 in Sudan…

The victor of a Korongo Nuba wrestling match, ca. 1949 in Sudan by George Rodger.

November 14, 1960. Surrounded by U.S. Marshals, six-year-old…

November 14, 1960. Surrounded by U.S. Marshals, six-year-old Ruby Bridges makes her way down the steps of the William Frantz Elementary building, finishing her first day of classes and becoming the first African-American to attend a white elementary school in the South. The moment is immortalized in this black and white photo taken by a Department of Justice employee. From fierce determination to tender approval, the iconic image simultaneously captures the vivid range of emotions spanning subjects of different age, gender and race.

Paris by Robert Doisneau: 23 fascinating black and white…

Paris by Robert Doisneau: 23 fascinating black and white photographs of the city in the 1950s.

Candid snapshots of ’80s punk culture through an amazing…

Candid snapshots of ’80s punk culture through an amazing Instagram account.

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Click here to support Classroom History Exhibits organised by Fundraising Team:

THE History in Your Hands Foundation (HIYHF) aims to provide students and teachers with authentic historical objects and primary source materials to help foster a more enriched, hands-on learning experience within the classroom. Please help them achieve their mission by donating to their GoFundMe page: https://www.gofundme.com/hands-on-history

22 rare vintage photographs that capture Brazilian punk culture…

22 rare vintage photographs that capture Brazilian punk culture in the 1980s.

Vintage Sansabelt slacks ads from the 1960s and 1970s.

Vintage Sansabelt slacks ads from the 1960s and 1970s.

Innocent ‘naughty’ French postcards from the 1920s.

Innocent ‘naughty’ French postcards from the 1920s.

20 historic photos of Africans in European zoos from the late…

20 historic photos of Africans in European zoos from the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

The Snogometer, a fantastic contraption to measure the voltage…

The Snogometer, a fantastic contraption to measure the voltage of snogs, 1965.