Category: accident

Extraordinary running aground in Alaska: Remarkable images of…

Extraordinary running aground in Alaska: Remarkable images of the ‘Princess May’ on the rocks at Lynn, 1910.

Keith Sapsford falling from the wheel-well of a plane in 1970….

Keith Sapsford falling from the wheel-well of a plane in 1970. John Gilpin was testing out his camera when he accidentally caught the 14-year-old stowaway’s fall. Here’s the story behind this famous image

Haunting photographs from James Dean’s fatal car wreck in…

Haunting photographs from James Dean’s fatal car wreck in 1955.

35 incredible photos that capture traffic accidents of…

35 incredible photos that capture traffic accidents of California from the 1950s.

Montparnasse derailment: The story behind the incredible images…

Montparnasse derailment: The story behind the incredible images of the train that broke through a building in Paris, 1895.

The Days’ Doings, England, September 7, 1872

The Days’ Doings, England, September 7, 1872

Train wreck at Montparnasse, Paris, 1895.

Train wreck at Montparnasse, Paris, 1895.

Albany Ledger, Missouri, September 22, 1899

Albany Ledger, Missouri, September 22, 1899

Here’s a rare snapshot of the last flight of aeronaut…

Here’s a rare snapshot of the last flight of aeronaut Charles O. Jones in Waterville, ME, Sept. 1908.