Finding the Story Behind an Old Photo of a Man in Military Uniform

Finding the Story Behind an Old Photo of a Man in Military Uniform

Lost to time is the name of this man wearing a 19th-century military uniform and why he sat for this studio portrait. A picture like this, with carefully placed props, was taken with a particular purpose in mind. To tell a particular story. The photo comes from the Caton family...Read more
Amelia Earhart Found!

Amelia Earhart Found!

For more than eighty years the world has wondered, what happened to Amelia Earhart?   Now a History Channel documentary (airing July 9th) suggests an answer to that question. Les Kinney, a retired Treasury department official found a photo in the National Archives. Kinney, former FBI Assistant Director, Shawn Henry, and...Read more

A Year's Worth of Photos: 2015

This was another amazing year of photo columns.  Thank you for sharing your family pictures and for re-posting your favorite photo detective blog posts on social media. Can’t wait to see what 2016 will bring! Here’s a month by month overview of your favorites. Please click links to see the...Read more