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First Passenger Locomotive Trip

Long before planes and automobiles began crisscrossing the country and globe, trains were making trips in the early 1800s. It was on September 27, 1825, that the inaugural passenger trip was made by locomotive in England, five years ahead of the U.S.

First Gold Record

“Catch a falling star and put it in your pocket. Never let it fade away.” On March 14, 1958, ... more

Colt Revolver

Samuel Colt’s Paterson revolver was patented in 1836. The five-shot gun could be fired without ... more

A Moment in Time: 1950 Water Skiing School

A Moment In Time: After graduating from water skiing school in 1950, several young women take ... more
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