In 2013, The National Geographic established the 'Found' project, in honor of their 125th Anniversary. This project involved, delving into their archives for photographs, that were forgotten, to showcase to newer audiences. There are a few that are Black and white, from the late 19th century which are quite rare. These moments in history, some, telling a story, some capturing precious moments, are so meaningful and captivating. Here are 25 of them.
in 1864, Abraham Lincoln, signed a document, protecting 1,500 acres of this forest.
© Walter Chandoha
© James L. Stanfield